Carbon monoxide

Carbon monoxide poisoning kills 10 in Beijing

A worker moves coal briquettes onto a pedicab at a coal distribution business in Huaibei, Anhui province on January 30, 2013. Photo: AFP

At least 10 people died in Beijing this week from suspected carbon monoxide poisoning, state media reported on Wednesday.

Thursday, 7 February, 2013, 1:40am

German reporter in China says equipment sabotaged

The dumpster in which five children died

A German reporter investigating a case of five children killed by carbon monoxide poisoning in southwest China said on Monday his computer and smart phone were sabotaged after his hotel room was broken into.

8 Jan 2013 - 10:34am

China Digest, December 24, 2012

A 27-year-old Beijing man was sentenced to 11 years in jail for blackmailing his female cousin by threatening to release a video of the pair having sex, Beijing Morning Post reports.

24 Dec 2012 - 5:05am