Local 北京 北京市 news, 中国
Beijing on Monday was hit by the strongest sandstorm in 10 years.
According to weather forecasters, the sandstorm spread from Mongolia and from the Chinese Autonomous Region of Inner Mongolia to the provinces of Gansu, Shanxi and Hebei, surrounding Beijing.
A woman in Jiangsu Province was sentenced to 6 months in prison and fined 2,000 yuan for throwing kitchen knives out of a three-story building
According to the articles introduced by the amended Criminal Code, throwing objects out of high-rise buildings and causing serious consequences can be punishable by up to a year in prison.
As the number of high-rise buildings in cities increases, frequent repeated falls of objects threaten the safety of citizens, as even a small object can cause serious injuries to people due to high-gravity gravity, lawyers say.
Shepherds are busy caring for lambs
A shepherd feeds a lamb with milk in Xilinhot, north China's Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, Feb. 24, 2021. Shepherds on Xilingol grassland are busy taking care of the lambs as warmer days approach.(Photo: Xinhua)