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Latest Vehicle registration plates of the People's Republic of China Stories

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2009-12-20 07:00:00

The amount of registered vehicles in Beijing hit 4 million last week, which means one fourth of the 16 million inhabitants in China's capital are driving.

2009-03-23 17:50:26

Authorities confirmed that two undescribed vehicles, believed to belong to Jenna Bush's Secret Service detail, were ticked outside of her Baltimore home. Adrienne Barnes from the Baltimore City Department of Transportation confirmed that two vehicles outside of the residence were ticketed and one was towed -- a measure that is typically only taken after a vehicle has incurred three or more unpaid tickets, WMAR-TV, Baltimore, reported Monday. All 3 tickets have to be more than 30 days old,...

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2008-07-21 14:35:00

In a last ditch effort to reduce pollution levels in Beijing, officials restricted traffic and closed factories in hopes of transforming the city into a pollution free environment for next month’s Summer Olympic games.


Word of the Day
aphotic
  • Having no light.
  • Of or relating to the region of a body of water that is not reached by sunlight and in which photosynthesis is unable to occur.
The word 'aphotic' comes from Greek roots meaning 'without' and 'light'.
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