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23 April, 2018 5:08 AM At least 30 die in North Korea bus crash

PYONGYANG: At least 30 people have died in a deadly tour bus crash that took place on North Korea's Huanghai Road on Sunday. According to reports, exact details on the accident are still awaited; however, a renovation project on the road and poor weather conditions might have played a role. Among the casualties could be members of a group from Chinese 46

21 April, 2018 3:27 PM Beijing has declared war on those hilariously bad translations on signs with eye on 2022 Winter Olympics

It has announced a monthly prize for the individual who spots the most errors.  Remember all those hilariously badly translated signs that went viral (or whatever else it was called back then) when Beijing hosted the Olympics in 2008? Well, they could soon be a thing of the past. The city has announced a war on the endearingly funny and sometimes-inappropriate 46

19 April, 2018 8:36 AM Qualcomm plan 'has difficulty' resolving concerns: China

The Chinese government says Qualcomm Inc.'s plan for its $44 billion acquisition of NXP Semiconductors "has difficulty" resolving concerns of anti-monopoly regulators. The Commerce Ministry spokesman's comment Thursday was the first Chinese statement about the U.S. chip maker's proposed acquisition since a trade dispute blew up between Beijing and President 45

17 April, 2018 8:59 AM China rules U.S. sorghum was dumped, as trade tensions mount

China on Tuesday ordered importers of U.S. sorghum to pay deposits for possible higher tariffs in an anti-dumping investigation, adding to growing trade conflict with Washington. A preliminary ruling by the Commerce Ministry said U.S. sorghum was being sold at improperly low prices, hurting Chinese farmers. It said importers must post bonds of 178.6% of the value 15

16 April, 2018 8:51 AM Hyundai Creta Rivaling Skoda Kamiq SUV Spied In China

The Skoda Kamiq shares its underpinnings with the Rapid and will be priced around Rs. 9.35 lakh when it goes on sale in China. Czech car maker Skoda Auto has been expanding its SUV line-up globally and is all set to introduce a new compact SUV in China. Leaked images of the Skoda Kamiq compact SUV have emerged from the People's Republic ahead of its launch 70

16 April, 2018 7:22 AM China to launch new weather satellite

Beijing: China will launch a new meteorological satellite later this year to further boost its weather forecasting capabilities, authorities announced on Monday. According to the China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation, the Fengyun-II 09 satellite, the last in the Fengyun-II series, will be able to collect meteorological, maritime, and hydrological 44

15 April, 2018 3:16 PM Man tries to hijack Beijing-bound Air China flight with pen, forces plane to make emergency landing in Zhengzhou

BEIJING: A Beijing-bound Air China flight on Sunday morning made an emergency landing after a man hijacked it with a pen. Air China flight CA1350 took off from Changsha, Central China's Hunan Province at 8:40 am (local time). The aircraft made the emergency landing in Zhengzhou, the capital of central China's Henan Province. It was scheduled to arrive 95

15 April, 2018 9:24 AM Air China flight diverted after passenger threatens crew with fountain pen

BEIJING: An Air China flight bound for Beijing made an unscheduled landing in the central Chinese city of Zhengzhou on Sunday after a passenger threatened a flight attendant with a fountain pen, the country`s civil aviation authority said. In a brief statement on its website, the Civil Aviation Administration of China said a male passenger on Air China 51

11 April, 2018 10:41 AM Market opens mildly up, gives up initial gains immediately

New Delhi: Stock market opened mildly up on Wednesday amid firm Asian cues but gave up the intial gains immediately. At 9.35 am the 30-share index was trading down rose 17.10 points, or 0.05 percent, to 33,863.15. The NSE Nifty too was down 1.90 points, or 0.02 percent, at 10,400.15. The rupee, meanwhile, depreciated 12 paise to 65.11 against the US dollar 43

9 April, 2018 7:39 PM ‘IGI among world’s top 20 busiest airports’

Says Airport Council International’s report on airport traffic Delhi’s Indira Gandhi International (IGI) Airport has climbed six positions to enter the club of the top 20 airports across the world, the Airport Council International’s preliminary report on airport traffic for 2017 has stated. “IGI, the country’s busiest airport for passenger traffic 28