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South Korea said Tuesday that it had agreed to a 85.1 billion won (US$73 million) deal with a Chinese-led consortium to salvage a ferry that sunk in an accident that killed more than 300 people in April last year.

China group to salvage South Korea's sunken ferry

South Korea said Tuesday that it had agreed to a 85.1 billion won (US$73 million) deal with a Chinese-led consortium to salvage a ferry that sunk in an accident that killed more than 300 people in April last year.

Gwen Stefani and Gavin Rossdale

Musicians Gwen Stefani and Gavin Rossdale file for divorce

Gwen Stefani and Gavin Rossdale

More than 200 policemen, firefighters, and local residents are still searching for the missing after they were swept away by heavy-rain triggered flood in northwest China's Shaanxi Province on Monday.

9 swept away by flash flood in China; 8 bodies recovered

More than 200 policemen, firefighters, and local residents are still searching for the missing after they were swept away by heavy-rain triggered flood in northwest China's Shaanxi Province on Monday.

Armed police officers stand guard yesterday at a newly deployed police vehicle in downtown. Fifteen police vans kitted out as mobile command centers have been introduced in business areas and tourist spots in Huangpu District.

Command centers take to streets

Armed police officers stand guard yesterday at a newly deployed police vehicle in downtown. Fifteen police vans kitted out as mobile command centers have been introduced in business areas and tourist spots in Huangpu District.


Shanghai stocks close up 3.69% on short-selling limits

Shanghai stocks closed up 3.69 percent on Tuesday amid a late spurt of buying after China's two stock exchanges announced new rules to restrict short-selling, dealers said. The benchmark Shanghai Composite ...

Tingyi denies selling tainted cooking oil on China's mainland

TINGYI Holding Corp on Monday denied that its instant noodles sold on the Chinese mainland were ever affected by a cooking oil scandal. A spokesperson for the company based in north China's Tianjin City ...

Mom hit doctor over baby’s test results

A DOCTOR at Shanghai Children’s Hospital was attacked by a mother who was unhappy with his explanation of the results of tests on her baby, officials said yesterday. Emergency doctor Kuang Xinyu was struck ...

Volleyball official under graft investigation

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Metro shuttle bus finds few customers

Microsoft buys firm that boosts sales through games

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