The accident occurred as 10 miners were busy doing maintenance work at a colliery in Shuozhou city, in the coal-rich Shanxi Province, on Tuesday morning.
Beijing urges Washington to bar Taiwanese delegates from the incoming US president's swearing-in ceremony.
The Taiwanese military is simulating a Chinese invasion during two days of drills.
The Malaysian Boeing 777 aircraft disappeared while flying from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing in March 2014 with 239 passengers and crew on board.
China state media warn that a “damaging” confrontation between China and the US may be “unavoidable” under Donald Trump.
China reacts to remarks made by US President-elect Donald Trump, stressing that “One-China” policy is not negotiable.
Chinese media warn that the hostile posture by US President-elect Donald Trump’s pick for secretary of state vis-à-vis China could lead to war.
China and Russia have worked out their own "countermeasures" against US decision to install an advanced missile system in South Korea, reports say.
US President-elect Donald Trump’s pick for secretary of state, Rex Tillerson, says China must be banned from the islands it has built in the South China Sea.
China says its sole aircraft carrier has sailed out of the Taiwan Strait on its way back from a South China Sea exercise.
Taiwan scrambles aircraft and warships to keep a close watch on a passing Chinese naval fleet in the Taiwan Strait.
China voices opposition over meetings between Taiwan's President Tsai Ing-wen and senior Republican officials during a visit to the US.
China has created a new police squad as part of efforts to fight a persistent heavy smog that has descended on Beijing.
Tsai’s transit stops in Houston and San Francisco has prompted Beijing to ask the US to bar the Taiwanese leader from flying through its airspace.
Beijing-Washington ties have seen more unease amid US President-elect Donald Trump’s anti-China stance.
A Chinese official says Beijing has time and again reiterated its clear opposition to the deployment of THAAD by the US in South Korea.
A mine collapse and a gas outburst killed five people in China’s Henan Province on Wednesday.
Broadcaster CCTV said the assailant allegedly climbed a wall to enter the facility.
The path covers an area of 54,000 square meters.
A local official in Sichuan Province has allegedly shot and killed two other officials before killing himself.
The cause of the fire, which broke out at a nursing home in the province of Jilin, remains unknown.
China sentences a former official to jail over his role in a broad scandal involving vaccines.
A Chinese official warns that Beijing would not allow anyone to use Hong Kong as a “subversion” base against Chinese sovereignty.
Thousands march to protest a bid to unseat Hong Kong lawmakers over their anti-China remarks.
President Xi has repeated his stance on Beijing's sovereignty and maritime rights.
The 16 people, among them two surgeons, were jailed for between two and five years for trafficking kidneys.
The smog prompted Chinese authorities to cancel hundreds of flights and shut motorways in northern China on Sunday.
A recent phone conversation between US President-elect Donald Trump and Taiwan's President Tsai Ing-wen triggered China’s protests.
China says its domestically developed Ebola vaccine is a major medical breakthrough.
China calls on the United States to respect the “One China” policy, which considers Taiwan part of mainland China.
China and South Korea react angrily to the Japanese defense minister's visit to a controversial war shrine.
The 75-year-old victim was diagnosed with the disease after he returned from a visit to mainland China.
The Chinese city of Suzhou halted trading live poultry at Sunday midnight after reports of human bird flu infections in neighboring regions.
China has filed “stern representations” with the US over a bill signed by President Obama that proposes military exchanges with Taiwan.
The Chinese military says an open-sea training drill, involving China’s first aircraft carrier, will be conducted in the Western Pacific.
Seven people were killed in separate incidents on Saturday.
Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi has warned that China’s relations with the United States are facing new uncertainties.
China lands its first passenger plane on an island in the disputed waters of the South China Sea.
Official figures shows that 66,000 people died in workplace and 58,000 in road accidents in 2015.
Foreign Minister Wang said on Thursday that Sino-American relations faced new complexities and needed mutual respect.
"People inside the market were struck, causing four deaths and different degrees of injury to many people," said a police statement.
Thailand says it has been in talks with China to develop new military production facilities.
A Chinese naval vessel seized the unmanned underwater vehicle (UUV) around 50 nautical miles northwest of Subic Bay last week.
A dense gray haze has been engulfing nearly two dozen northern cities, closing schools, stopping flights and endangering public health.
China rejects Donald Trump’s claim that it stole an underwater US drone in the South China Sea.
US President–elect Donald Trump says the US government should not want back its unmanned underwater vehicle (UUV) captured by China.
China says it will return the seized underwater drone after it verifies that it belongs to the US Navy.
China has accused Washington of "hyping up" seizure of a US underwater drone in the South China Sea.
Beijing urges New Delhi to 'avoid disturbance to the China-India relationship.'
Environmental authorities issued a red alert amid warnings of a new round of haze shrouding different cities in northern Chinese.
The Pentagon says a Chinese warship has captured US Navy drone collecting data in the South China Sea.
The drills were held amid heightening tensions between the US and China over Washington’s military presence in contested waters near China.
Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi says no country can be an exception to the One China principle.
It is the first time a red alert is being issued for the Chinese capital in 2016.
The Chinese ambassador to the US says Beijing will never bargain over China’s national sovereignty and territorial integrity.
China said that a change in the United States’ adherence to the “One China” policy will “seriously” damage bilateral ties.
The Chinese government says it is “seriously concerned” by US President-elect Trump’s remarks questioning Washington’s commitment to the “One China” policy.
The Election Committee will be responsible for picking the autonomous region’s new leader.
Newly released satellite images showed Vietnamese vessels at work on the disputed Ladd Reef in the South China Sea.
China completes a major power plant worth 350 million dollars in Tajikistan's capital, Dushanbe.
The country is hit by its third deadly mining incident in one week.
Beijing regards Taiwan as part of its territory awaiting reunification with China and any move implying independence for the island would anger Chinese leaders.
At least 100 of the miners managed to escape before the colliery collapsed by the midday blast.
Beijing regards Taiwan as part of its own territory awaiting reunification with China and any move implying independence for the island would anger Chinese leaders.
Twenty-one miners, who had been trapped in a Chinese colliery, have been confirmed dead.
Chinese President Xi Jinping made the remark at a meeting with former US secretary of state Henry Kissinger on Friday.
China says it will abide by the recent UNSC sanctions on North Korea over its nuclear and missile programs.
Two lawmakers in Hong Kong who had called for independence from China lose their appeal against a ruling disqualifying them from office.
The protest came after Singapore conducted joint military drills with Taiwan.
The nine are facing criminal charges over the deadly construction accident in east China’s Jiangxi Province last week.
The epicenter of the quake, which struck on Friday, borders Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan.
A Chinese government think tank says US President-elect Donald Trump will introduce no changes to US policies vis-à-vis China in the South China Sea.
The 67 workers were killed when an under-construction platform of a power plant’s cooling tower plunged to the ground in the city of Fengcheng.
China says it will defend its WTO rights in the faces of threats made by US President-elect Donald Trump during his campaign.
"About 3,000 Myanmar border citizens have entered China to avoid warfare," Beijing says.
Beijing had demanded that Mongolia "not allow the visit by the Dalai Lama and do not promote any facilitation for the separatist activities by the Dalai clique."
China’s Shenzhou 11 space capsule returns from the country’s longest manned space mission.
Not everything that China and the US do is targeted against one another, says the Chinese envoy to Washington.
Hong Kong's High Court ruled that Baggio Leung and Yau Wai-ching invalidated their oaths of office last month.
Beijing has not described specifically how it plans to use the ship, but it seems that she can help reinforce China’s fleet in the disputed South China Sea.
The Chinese leader and the American president-elect hold a telephone conversation in their first interaction after US elections.
Thousands of demonstrators gathered outside Hong Kong's parliament in support of the Chinese government.
President Xi Jinping says China will never allow any part of its territory to break away.
Chinese Vice Public Security Minister Meng Hongwei has been elected the Interpol’s new president.
The Russian premier says the trade volume between Moscow and Beijing will increase to $200 billion within the next 3 to 7 years.
China passes a law allowing more restrictions on internet users.
China’s parliament effectively bars two new pro-independence lawmakers in Hong Kong who deliberately misread their oaths of office.
A new wave of anti-China protest in Hong Kong escalates as police intervene with pepper spray.
The protesters carried banners that read, “Chinese law interpretation tramples on Hong Kong people.”
Taiwan’s opposition leader wraps up her visit to Beijing, calling for new channels to broaden ties with China
The two countries will invest up to $20 billion to develop a long-haul wide-bodied jet to challenge leading Western manufacturers Boeing and Airbus.