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  • Jul 29, 2014
  • Updated: 10:58pm


Pictured: Henan residents on rampage over Honda driver's sense of entitlement

When the side rearview mirror of a black Honda bumped a 10-year-old girl on her way home from school, the driver - instead of helping the child - insulted and hit the mother. "I come from an influential family," the driver said.

Thursday, 29 August, 2013, 4:13am

Nightclub's superstar 'welcome' lands Henan official in trouble

Having your name in lights inside a nightclub is perhaps not the best idea when your party is openly cracking down on the extravagent lifestyles of its members. 

24 May 2013 - 12:40pm

Chinese condom maker barred over concerns in Africa

Henan authorities have ordered a condom maker to suspend sales of its products, recently found to be problematic in Ghana, because they could tarnish the reputation of Chinese exports to Africa. The Henan Food and Drug Administration launched a product quality probe and banned the sale of condoms made by the Xibei Latex Company.

25 Apr 2013 - 3:59am

Aids activists call on Henan to release petitioners

Rights groups and Aids activists have appealed to Henan's provincial government for the release of at least four people with HIV/Aids who were detained during a protest by some 300 people affected by the disease in front of the government compound on Monday.

24 Apr 2013 - 5:04am

China news round-up: Donors turn to private charities, land conflicts grip Henan

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29 Aug 2013 - 4:13am

Chemical plants probe as piles of dead pigs and dogs found in Henan

Hundreds of pigs have been found dead in a northern province - this time together with scores of dogs. A total of 410 pigs and 122 dogs were discovered in homes and at farms this week in a village under the jurisdiction of the city of Yanshi in Henan province, authorities said yesterday.

18 Apr 2013 - 10:12am 1 comment

Railway builder apologises for village scuffle over land dispute

Villagers in Henan province said they were attacked on Sunday morning by more than 300 uniformed construction workers with metre-long sticks. The bureau said the villagers were "unco-operative".

17 Apr 2013 - 11:09pm

Henan villagers 'beaten up by hundreds of rail workers' over land dispute

The villagers said they were attacked by more than 300 uniformed construction workers with metre-long sticks, new portal Dahe.com reported on Monday.

16 Apr 2013 - 12:15pm

H7N9 spreads in China in 'sporadic, unconnected way'

The deadly new strain of bird flu has spread further on the mainland, with two people in Henan province confirmed yesterday as infected with H7N9, the first cases in the region.

15 Apr 2013 - 7:01am 1 comment

Henan farmers reject proposed land-grab compensation

Henan farmers have angrily refused to recognise a local government land requisition in which famers were offered compensation in crops after 65 years.

3 Apr 2013 - 4:40pm