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Fire at Chinese shoe factory kills 16: Xinhua

Last Updated: Wednesday, January 15, 2014, 16:50

A fire at a shoe factory in eastern China killed 16 people and injured five, state media reported, the latest disaster to highlight China`s poor workplace safety record.

Seven killed in Chinese factory blaze

Last Updated: Thursday, October 31, 2013, 10:59

Seven people were killed after a fire broke out at a factory in China`s Hebei province Wednesday, authorities said.

Eight killed in China factory blaze

Last Updated: Saturday, August 31, 2013, 12:12

As many as eight people were killed while five left with injuries in a factory fire Friday in China`s Zhejiang province, authorities said.

Denial of pension led suicidal man to set fire to bus in China

Last Updated: Sunday, June 09, 2013, 16:31

The Chinese man, who set a bus on fire killing himself and 46 others in a suicidal act, was reportedly angry and dejected over officials apathy in granting him pension despite 56 visits to get it.

China bus fire suspect identified as toll rises to 47

Last Updated: Saturday, June 08, 2013, 13:39

A deadly bus fire that killed 47 people and injured 34 others in China`s southeastern city of Xiamen was not an accident but a criminal act and the suspect has been identified, Chinese officials said on Saturday.

Negligence, poor worker safety led to deadly China

Last Updated: Thursday, June 06, 2013, 17:55

Negligence of duty was the reason for the fatal factory fire in China`s northeastern Jilin Province which killed 120 employees while worker safety was a "total mess", a top official said on Thursday.

Major fire at poultry plant in China kills 119

Last Updated: Monday, June 03, 2013, 10:16

At least 119 people were killed and 54 others injured on Monday when a huge fire destroyed a major poultry processing plant in northeast China.

At least 7 children killed in China orphanage fire

Last Updated: Friday, January 04, 2013, 18:01

Four children died at the scene of the fire, while another three perished on their way to a local hospital.

2 killed; 20 injured in fire at a Chinese building

Last Updated: Saturday, December 22, 2012, 21:22

Two people were killed and 20 others injured after a fire engulfed a commercial building in northwest China`s Shaanxi Province.

One missing in fire in 16-storey building in China

Last Updated: Saturday, December 22, 2012, 15:51

Fire raged through an office building for a number of hours leaving at least one security guard trapped and 16 others hospitalised.

Tibetan nomad sets himself on fire in China

Last Updated: Friday, August 10, 2012, 19:13

A Tibetan rights group says a Tibetan nomad has set himself on fire to protest China`s rule in the third reported self-immolation within a week.

Seven killed in China fire

Last Updated: Tuesday, April 12, 2011, 17:21

Seven people were killed and three others injured when a residential building caught fire in China`s Zhejiang Province, local authorities said on Monday.