2010-03-31 09:09:04 GMT Xinhua English
BEIJING, March 31 (Xinhua) -- Residents of Xilingol League in north China's Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region were again forced to wear glasses and face masks as sandstorms hit the area Wednesday.
2010-03-25 00:32:19 GMT China Daily
The sandstorms that have swept across China over the past two weeks are the result of strong and frequent cold spells rather than desertification, according to leading meteorologists.
2010-03-23 15:17:37 GMT Xinhua English
BEIJING, March 23 (Xinhua) -- China's recent sandy weather had resulted in poor air quality in some regions, the Ministry of Environmental Protection said here Tuesday.
2010-03-23 02:59:46 GMT Global Times
While the year's first sandstorm is still blowing south toward Taiwan and Fujian provinces, a second gust of dust and grit followed in its wake Monday, blotting out the Beijing skyline with low visibility and severe air pollution.
2010-03-22 23:47:01 GMT China Daily
SHANGHAI - Another eight to 10 sandstorms are expected to hit North China in April and May as a result of the frequent cold spells, meteorologists predicted on Monday.
2010-03-22 10:07:44 GMT Xinhua English
BEIJING: Beijing and much of eastern China was hit by dust and sand Monday, two days after the capital was plagued by the first severe sandstorm this spring on Saturday.
2010-03-22 07:39:11 GMT Xinhua English
A sand-dust weather pervades Beijing once again, as the Central Meteorologic Station issued blue alert signal for sandstorm attack on 6 am.
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