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China's Long March puts satellite in orbit on 200th launch

Dec 07, 2014 - 4:53 PM

It is the fifth environmental monitoring satellite to be launched since 1999 as part of the joint program with Brazil

THE LONG MARCH. A Chinese Long March 4B rocket carrying a China-Brazil Earth Resources Satellite, named 02B, takes off from the Taiyuan Satellite Launch Centre in northern China's Shanxi province, 19 September 2007. File Photo by AFP.

Local man arrested for China provincial blasts: Xinhua

Nov 08, 2013 - 12:19 PM

UPDATED Police detain a suspect who reportedly admitted to a blasts that killed at least one in Taiyuan

DETAINMENT. Police detain Feng Zhijun as a suspect in a recent bombing of a provincial party HQ in China.

One dead in blasts near Communist provincial HQ in China

Nov 06, 2013 - 10:32 AM

UPDATED The blasts in Taiyuan come a little over a week after a fatal car crash described by authorities as a terrorist attack in Tiananmen Square