HONG KONG (Reuters) - A Chinese court handed down a three-year suspended jail sentence for a prominent labour activist based in the southern city of Guangzhou on Monday, while two other defendants were.. Reuters India
China and Russia will hold an eight- day joint naval exercise from Monday in the contentious South China Sea, the first drill by any country in the contested waters since an international tribunal.. DNA
In China, typhoon Dianmu landed in south Guangdong Province yesterday afternoon, bringing torrential rain to much of the region. The typhoon storm is now rolling through the Beibu Gulf along the.. All India Radio
GUANGZHOU, China (Reuters) - Every week, scientists in southern China release 3 million bacteria-infected mosquitoes on a 3 km (two-mile) long island in a bid to wipe out diseases such as dengue,.. Reuters India
US diplomats have not been granted permission by China to meet with James Wang, a jailed magazine publisher and naturalized American citizen, since his 2014 arrest in southern China, the Obama.. Zee News
SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Severe recent flooding across central and southern China has killed around 100 people, damaged more than 1.5 million hectares of cropland and led to direct economic losses of more.. Reuters India
Police in southern China have detained 21 people involved in a protest against a planned garbage incinerator, the latest incident of environment-related unrest in the country. Zee News Also reported by •Reuters India
Three days of heavy rain in southern China have left 50 people dead and another 12 missing, as areas along the Yangtze River braced for more floods. Nearly 400,000 people have been evacuated, almost.. IndiaTimes
Yulin, a city in southern China went ahead with an annual dog-meat eating festival on Tuesday despite
heavy criticism and protests from animal rights activists.
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BEIJING (Reuters) - Severe floods in southern China have killed at least 22 people and left 20 missing since Saturday, the government said, with the rains expected to continue for the next three days. Reuters India
Authorities in southern China have detained the chief of a village that was once hailed as a model for grassroots democracy, accusing him of accepting bribes, while deploying hundreds of riot police to.. DNA
HONG KONG (Reuters) - Authorities in southern China have detained the chief of a village that was once hailed as a model for grassroots democracy, accusing him of accepting bribes, while deploying.. Reuters India
The southern part of China is hit every year during the monsoon seasons of May, June and July, but this rainy season has been particularly wet.
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