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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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