Hangzhou (China), July 23 (Xinhua) At least seven people were killed and five injured Wednesday when a passenger bus collided with a truck coming from the opposite direction in China's eastern province of Zhejiang, the police said.
Wednesday, July 23, 2008 9:35:16 AM
Baise (China), July 22 (Xinhua) Rescuers Tuesday fished out six bodies from a south China mine where 36 miners were trapped by flooding, authorities said.
Tuesday, July 22, 2008 5:12:40 PM
Beijing, July 22 (Xinhua) China has put on high alert air, rail and long-distance bus services in the capital as the Olympic Games approach.
Tuesday, July 22, 2008 3:50:18 PM
Beijing, July 22 (Xinhua) China can tackle the enormous speculative funds, called 'hot money', caused by floods of overseas capital into the country, International financial consultancy firm JP Morgan said Monday.
Tuesday, July 22, 2008 1:47:25 PM
Beijing, July 22 (Xinhua) Despite her low-key build-up for the Olympics, Zhou Chunxiu carries the Chinese women's hope of winning an Olympic gold from the track and field in the absence of compatriot Xing Huina, the defending champion in the women's 10,000 metres who pulled out due to injuries.
Tuesday, July 22, 2008 1:19:03 PM
Beijing, July 22 (Xinhua) Russia is confident of winning more medals in Beijing than they did four years ago in Athens. However the goal will largely rely on the performance of its female athletes.
Tuesday, July 22, 2008 12:36:21 PM
Manila, July 22 (DPA) Economic growth in east Asia will slow down in 2008 and 2009, weighed down by higher than expected inflation and a protracted slowdown in the United States, the Asian Development Bank (ADB) said Tuesday.
Tuesday, July 22, 2008 12:35:17 PM
Beijing, July 22 (Xinhua) Greece, host nation of the 2004 summer Olympics, finished 15th on its home soil thanks to a performance of mythic proportions. Will such a dream story continue in Beijing? At least Greece hopes so.
Tuesday, July 22, 2008 11:39:34 AM
Dhaka, July 22 (IANS) Resisting pressure from political parties to lift emergency, head of Bangladesh's interim government has said the time was not yet ripe, 'as some reasons still exist, justifying its enforcement'.
Tuesday, July 22, 2008 11:12:22 AM
Baise (China), July 22 (Xinhua) Around 36 miners remained trapped Tuesday in Nadu coal mine in China's southern region of Guangxi Zhuang, after it was flooded Monday afternoon, rescuers said.
Tuesday, July 22, 2008 10:47:20 AM
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