Gulf Times - Shandong
After 24-year search, Chinese man reunited with kidnapped son

After 24-year search, Chinese man reunited with kidnapped son

A man has finally reunited with his abducted son after a 24-year hunt across China, handing out missing-person flyers, that burned through his savings and left him with massive debts.

Rescuers say at least two more weeks to free Chinese miners

Rescuers say at least two more weeks to free Chinese miners

Rescuers believe it could take at least another two weeks to free miners trapped underground in eastern China, dashing hopes of an imminent retrieval for a group that has already spent 12 days entombed by an explosion.

Five killed in factory explosion in eastern China

Five killed in factory explosion in eastern China

Five workers were killed and three injured in a factory explosion caused by a gas leak in eastern China, local authorities said Saturday.

'Miracle' rescue of four China miners after 36 days underground

'Miracle' rescue of four China miners after 36 days underground

Four miners trapped underground for 36 days in a collapsed Chinese gypsum mine were pulled out late Friday, a "miracle" rescue in a country with a poor track record on industrial accidents.