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34 confirmed dead in China floods, 93 missing in landslide

Over 3,000 rescuers are searching for 93 people still buried under rocks and mud by a landslide in southwest China's Sichuan Province, authorities said. The landslide engulfed 62 homes in Xinmo village in Maoxian...

141 feared buried in China landslide, with up to 46 homes destroyed

More than 140 people are feared buried alive after torrential rain touched off a landslide in southwestern China, according to news agency reports. https://twitter.com/PDChina/status/878479779971735552 The landslide hit the village of Xinmo, in Maoxin county of Sichuan...

Moments gas explosion in Fujian, China killing at least 2, injuring 3

Gas explosion in southeast China’s Fujian on Tuesday, killing at least 2, injuring 3, reported Chinese media.  Surveillance camera captured the critical moment when a gas explosion occurred in a restaurant in Xiamen, southeast China’s...

Blast occurs near kindergarten in Fengxian County, China — report

Blast occurs near kindergarten in Fengxian County, east China, casualties unclear, reported Chinese media Xinhua news on Thursday. ______ LATEST (XINHUA) At least seven people have died and 66 were injured after an explosion near a kindergarten...

Huge fire broke out in a building in Lanzhou, China

A large fire broke out Sunday in a building in Lanzhou, the capital city of northwestern China’s Gansu Province. No casualties have been reported yet. Firefighters say the blaze engulfed the building, which was under...

Philippines is not US colony anymore, I want more ties with Russia — Duterte

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte arrived in Moscow, on Monday, at the stand a four day visit to Russia to meet Putin. The Philippines should have stronger ties with Russia and China, as Western nations are...

Mattis warns a war with North Korea as ‘the worst kind of fighting in...

A war with North Korea would turn out to be "the worst kind of fighting in most people's lifetime" and would also bring danger to Russia and China as well, U.S. Defense Secretary Jim...

Chinese J-10 fighter jets buzz US Navy surveillance plane near Hong Kong

Two Chinese J-10 fighter jets flew within 200 yards of a U.S. Navy P-3 surveillance plane approximately 150 miles southeast of Hong Kong in international airspace this week, a U.S. defense official told Fox...

China reacts on US warship entered its waters, condemns it ‘provocative’

China has slammed the United States' first freedom of navigation (FON) exercise in the South China Sea since President Donald Trump took office. A US Navy warship sailed within 12 nautical miles of Mischief Reef,...

Russia not afraid of any country in the world, including China — Putin

Russia is not afraid of China as a competitor in the global economy, when cooperating with Beijing, Moscow accepts only what is good for it, Russian President Vladimir Putin said at a press conference...

North Korea continuing development of a missile capable of striking the US

Pyongyang developing missiles faster than Seoul expected, despite UN sanctions and international calls for denuclearization. Pyongyang has even strained ties with former ally China, which has asked the North to rein in its weapons activities; it...

China actively spying on Australia — defense chief accusing

Beijing has been actively spying on Australia and trying to control the Chinese community and media in the country, according to Australia’s outgoing secretary of the Department of Defence. “It is no secret that China...

China earthquake

In these photos released by Xinhua News Agency, soldiers walk past damaged houses following an earthquake in Kuzigun Village in Taxkorgan County, northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, Thursday, May 11, 2017. A moderate earthquake...

We found 11 potential signals of Aliens — Scientists published first results by FAST...

Project Yuri Milner and Stephen Hawking Breakthrough Listen told about the first results of the search for extraterrestrial life. We found 11 potential signals. For the study used the largest telescope in the world, the FAST...

China showed a giant fighting robot: Monkey King

Metal monster from a science fiction movie called Monkey King. Unique robot was presented in Beijing at the festival G-Festival. - That he can? - Interesting question, given the fact that the machine is positioned as...

Second ‘made in China’ aircraft carrier launched during a ceremony at the Dalian shipyards

(AFP Photo/Gal Roma) China has launched its first domestically designed and built aircraft carrier, state media said Wednesday, as the country seeks to transform its navy into a force capable of projecting power onto the...

Chinese made aircraft carrier is 100 percent ready to set sail

The first Chinese made aircraft carrier is 100 percent ready to set sail, local news sources reported. ______ Once sea conditions reach a point that’s comfortable for admirals, the Chinese-made ship will be on its way...

No more pollution in China — Building towers covered in plants could help reduce...

The eastern Chinese city of Nanjing, like many of the country's urban areas, suffers from intense smog. ______ The Air Quality Index, which uses a scale from 0 to 500 (with higher numbers indicating worse pollution),...

Scutellaria baicalensis — This traditional Chinese medicinal plant helps treat Cancer, scientists

A plant used in traditional Chinese medicine produces compounds which may help treat cancer and liver diseases, find a team of scientists. ______ CHINA - Science Advances -- The research led by Professor Cathie Martin of...

Party provoking conflict over North Korea will ‘pay the price’: China

An influential Chinese newspaper had urged the North Koreans to pause its nuclear programme in return for Chinese protection. In response to rising tensions over North Korea’s nuclear program, China said a conflict could breakout...