Articles about Sichuan province

China launches first bullet train in Tibet

25 Jun 2021

World
China launches first bullet train in Tibet

China on Friday operationalized its first fully electrified bullet train in the remote Himalayan region of Tibet, connecting the provincial capital Lhasa and Nyingchi, a strategically located Tibetan border town close to Arunachal Pradesh, India.

Love pandas? Here are things you should know about them

15 Oct 2019

Lifestyle
Love pandas? Here are things you should know about them

Pandas are undoubtedly one of the most adored creatures on the planet. And why not? That sort of cuteness is to die for.

Ajit Doval, Wang Yi hold India-China border talks

24 Nov 2018

World
Ajit Doval, Wang Yi hold India-China border talks

National Security Advisor Ajit Doval and Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi held the 21st round of border talks in China's southwestern Sichuan province today.

China: Explosion at chemical plant kills 19, injures 12

13 Jul 2018

World
China: Explosion at chemical plant kills 19, injures 12

An explosion at a chemical plant in China has killed 19 and injured 12, authorities said today, the latest industrial accident in a country where lax regulations often lead to tragedy.

Sichuan Airlines' cockpit window breaks, makes emergency landing; co-pilot injured

14 May 2018

World
Sichuan Airlines' cockpit window breaks, makes emergency landing; co-pilot injured

A Chinese Flight 3U8633 with 128 people onboard was forced to divert to Chengdu, capital of Sichuan Province for an emergency landing after a cockpit window broke, injuring a co-pilot on the face and a crew member.

China to launch new weather satellite to boost forecasting capabilities

16 Apr 2018

World
China to launch new weather satellite to boost forecasting capabilities

China will launch a new meteorological satellite this year to further boost its weather forecasting capabilities, authorities said on Monday.

Chinese doctor removes over 100 fish bones from man's rectum

12 Mar 2018

World
Chinese doctor removes over 100 fish bones from man's rectum

In an unusual medical case, Chinese doctors have removed more than 100 fish bones from a man's rectum after he feasted on fish.

More Chinese people are taking to a vegetarian diet

25 Feb 2018

World
More Chinese people are taking to a vegetarian diet

China, the world's largest market for beef, pork, and poultry, is steadily growing wary of meat as health-conscious Chinese are now taking to vegetarian diet. This has sparked mushrooming of vegan restaurants in the world's most populous country.