World News | Reuters | Friday March 13, 2015
The United States called on China on Thursday to immediately release five women's rights activists, who were detained for apparently planning to demonstrate against sexual harassment on public transport.
World News | Reuters | Saturday March 7, 2015
China has detained at least two feminist activists, a lawyer said, as the country escalates a crackdown on dissent ahead of planned rallies this weekend to mark International Women's Day.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Friday March 6, 2015
A man was shot dead by police and another detained after a knife attack at a Chinese train station which left nine people wounded on Friday, police said.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Monday January 26, 2015
Lippi, 66, announced his retirement from day-to-day club management after stepping down as the coach of Chinese club Guangzhou Evergrande, but has intimated that he would consider an international role.
Friday November 21, 2014
Hyundai, the South Korean automaker, recently showcased the production-ready model of the ix25 at the 2014 Guangzhou Auto Show. The concept of the model was unveiled at the Beijing Motor Show earlier this year.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Monday October 20, 2014
Has China found its own "Gangnam Style"? From Beijing parks to Shanghai skyscrapers and in Guangzhou factories to karaoke rooms in Macau, people are singing "Little Apple" -- a song apparently so catchy it has even won over the army and police.
Press Trust of India | Sunday October 5, 2014
In the 2010 Guangzhou Asian Games, Indian long distance runner Preeja Sreedharan won the gold in 10,000 metres and silver in 5,000 metres. She is also the national record holder in both these events.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Sunday October 5, 2014
There was plenty of emotion, drama, suspense and heartbreak, a few stirring feats as India left Incheon with 11 gold medals, down from 14 in Guangzhou four years ago, and finished two spots lower than the sixth place it gained in the medals tally las...
AgenceFrance-Presse | Saturday October 4, 2014
China, who finished with 151 gold medals at Incheon, had won 199 gold medals at the last Asian Games in Guangzhou in China and Incheon is the worst show of sporting power since South Korea Games in 2002.
Press Trust of India | Saturday October 4, 2014
India signed off with 57 medals in the 2014 Asian Games -- 11 gold, 10 silver and 36 bronze. The tally dipped considerably compared to the 2010 edition in Guangzhou, China.
PrakashGovindasreenivasan | Saturday October 4, 2014
In the last edition of the Asian Games at Guangzhou in 2010, India finished at the sixth spot with 14 gold medals and a rich haul of 65 medals in all. Some might argue that India's performance in Incheon has been unsatisfactory but the athletes have ...
AgenceFrance-Presse | Friday October 3, 2014
China retained all 10 diving gold medals they won in the Guangzhou Asian Games four years ago after Qiu Bo won the men's 10m platform and He Zi took the women's 3m springboard gold.
Press Trust of India | Friday October 3, 2014
Four years ago in Guangzhou, India bagged 12 medals in athletics made up of 5 gold, 2 silver and 5 bronze while the 17th edition of the Games here saw the team bag 2 gold, 4 silver and 7 bronze medals.
Press Trust of India | Thursday October 2, 2014
India's boxing performance graph deteriorated from the last edition of the Asian Games in Guangzhou, where they won nine medals including two gold medals, three silver and four bronze medals.
Press Trust of India | Wednesday October 1, 2014
Indian women defeated Japan 2-1 to bag first medal in eight years. In 2010 Asian Games in Guangzhou, India had lost to Japan 1-0 in bronze medal match.
Press Trust of India | Friday September 26, 2014
The bronze won by Sandeep Sejwal is only the fourth -- after Sachin Nag's gold in the men's 100m freestyle in the inaugural Asian Games in Delhi (1951), Khazan Singh's silver in the 200m butterfly in 1986 at Seoul and Virdhawal Khade's bronze four ye...
Monday September 22, 2014
Olympic bronze medallist Saina Nehwal, who had lost out on a chance to win a maiden medal four years ago at the Asian Games Guangzhou, has been seeded sixth.
Sunday September 21, 2014
Four Indian cities - Agra, Ahmedabad, Kochi and Panaji - feature among the Asian Top 10 list of a global survey when it comes to last-minute bookings for luxury destinations.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Sunday September 21, 2014
It smashed the combined world mark with a total of 233kg, 3kg more than China's Li Ping achieved at the Guangzhou Asian Games four years ago.
AssociatedPress | Saturday September 20, 2014
Romania's Monica Niculescu captured the second WTA Tour title of her career, following her win in Florianopolis last year.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Thursday September 18, 2014
Yogeshwar Dutt, who had also skipped the 2010 Guangzhou Asian Games, had won the bronze in the 2006 Doha Asian Games.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday September 17, 2014
India and China today signed three Gujarat specific pacts shortly after Chinese President Xi Jinping commenced his three-day visit to the country from Prime Minister Narendra Modi's home state.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Wednesday September 17, 2014
Indian cricket's decision to boycott the Guangzhou Games in 2010 was one of the biggest controversies in the history of the Asian Games, which has often been in the headlines for all the wrong reasons, for failed gender tests to the infamous 'Sockgat...
AssociatedPress | Monday September 15, 2014
The Indian team collected 65 medals at Guangzhou four years ago.