Beijing, March 29 (IANS) Chinese artist Ai Weiwei who designed the Bird's Nest stadium for Beijing Olympics will capture in a video the first overseas journey of Copenhagen's landmark bronze statue the Little Mermaid to Shanghai, a media report said Monday.
Monday, March 29, 2010 1:25:59 PM
Beijing, March 29 (IANS) Cloud seeding brought rainfall over the weekend in drought hit Yunnan province in southwest China, a media report said Monday.
Monday, March 29, 2010 11:34:51 AM
Goteborg (Sweden), March 29 (IANS) China's Geely Holding Group has signed a deal worth $1.8 billion with Ford Motor Co. to acquire the US auto giant's Volvo car manufacturing unit in Sweden.
Monday, March 29, 2010 6:10:01 AM
Taiyuan (China), March 28 (IANS) At least 152 workers were trapped after a coal mine in north China's Shanxi province flooded Sunday, authorities said.
Sunday, March 28, 2010 5:21:11 PM
Beijing, March 28 (IANS) Internet addiction may be regarded as a disease in China, a media report said.
Sunday, March 28, 2010 3:39:44 PM
Bangkok, March 28 (DPA) Thailand's prime minister and anti-government protest leaders agreed to talk Sunday in an effort to defuse political tensions that turned violent on the weekend.
Sunday, March 28, 2010 12:55:14 PM
Addis Ababa, March 28 (IANS) Indian fellowships and teachers are playing a major role in spreading education in Africa's second most populous nation.
Sunday, March 28, 2010 12:27:03 PM
Beijing, March 28 (IANS) Around 78 percent of Chinese people want to have two children if the country's family planning policy permits while career-oriented people want children after 30 years of age, says a latest survey.
Sunday, March 28, 2010 11:35:58 AM
Toronto, March 28 (IANS) Canadians have unanimously supported the niqab ban announced by French-speaking Quebec province this week. After France, the Canadian province is the first in North America to ban the niqab, a top-to-toe dress worn by Muslim women.
Sunday, March 28, 2010 9:26:13 AM
Kuala Lumpur, March 27 (IANS) The Malaysian Indian Congress (MIC), a member of the ruling alliance, hopes to field its deputy president to re-claim a parliament seat which Prime Minister Najib Tun Razak has said it is capable of winning.
Saturday, March 27, 2010 1:32:22 PM
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