A powerful explosion in a Chinese city south of Shanghai brought down buildings killing at least two people.
Air China Ltd suspends flights between Beijing and Pyongyang as North Korea faces growing sanctions from the US.
Authorities say they are investigating the cause of a fire that tore through a Beijing boarding house.
Essentially, the party congress is about three things: first, leadership, personnel and power; second, ideology; third, political vision.
Every time China’s ruling Communist Party convenes a major gathering the list of delegates is hand-crafted in part to burnish the party’s image as “representative of the masses”.
China’s latest push to revive its bloated state-owned sector is set to pick up the pace, with expected spin-offs and asset sales.
The National Hockey League goes to great lengths to win over the home crowd in the first NHL pre-season game ever played in Beijing.
When Kim Jong-un inherited power in North Korea in late 2011, then-Chinese president Hu Jintao was outwardly supportive of the untested young leader.
The Court of Arbitration for Sport dismisses appeals filed by two Chinese women weightlifters who are stripped of gold.
Peace with North Korea a “possibility”, Gen Joe Dunford says, but warns the US has “credible, viable military options”.
Apple is removing virtual private network services from its app store in China, drawing criticism of bowing to Beijing.
As Hong Kong marks 20 years since its return to China, Hongkongers are rushing to secure British passports.