Last Updated: Saturday, August 24, 2013, 00:44
ore than 360 schools and 77,000 students were affected by the 6.6 magnitude earthquake in northwest China`s Gansu Province in which 95 people were killed and over a thousand injured.
Last Updated: Saturday, August 10, 2013, 10:29
About 300,000 people in seven cities of China have been affected as heavy rains have lashed the country`s Gansu province since Tuesday, authorities said Friday.
Last Updated: Thursday, July 25, 2013, 09:57
Firefighters have rescued 22 people from debris after a 6.6-magnitude quake hit northwest China`s Gansu province.
Last Updated: Tuesday, July 23, 2013, 09:17
The death toll in twin shallow earthquakes in China`s northwest Gansu province near Tibet rose to 95 on Tuesday while rescue workers struggled to reach remote areas to reach victims buried under landslides.
Last Updated: Monday, July 22, 2013, 09:29
At least 75 people were killed and 412 others injured when two powerful shallow earthquakes on Monday jolted a remote mountainous province in northwestern China.
Last Updated: Friday, July 19, 2013, 14:40
Built in the Tang Dynasty, the centuries-old statue is expected to reopen to visitors in early August in the Bingling Temple Grottoes.
Last Updated: Thursday, July 18, 2013, 18:36
China has installed sensors to monitor the ancient Buddhist grottoes in the northwest Gansu Province.
Last Updated: Thursday, June 20, 2013, 18:44
Over 100 students and teachers have been trapped in a school in northwest China after flood triggered by rainstorm washed away the only bridge linking the building to the outside world.
Last Updated: Friday, March 29, 2013, 15:36
Nearly 24 million people have been affected by drought in China`s various provinces since last October while causing a big financial loss to the government, authorities said Thursday.
Last Updated: Wednesday, December 05, 2012, 11:11
The village, near the city of Dingxi, is now separated from motorists by a wall 2 meters high.
Last Updated: Friday, October 26, 2012, 18:36
A Tibetan villager in China`s Gansu province set himself on fire and died Friday, authorities said.
Last Updated: Friday, May 11, 2012, 13:54
Hail and torrential rain cut power supplies in six townships, damaged homes, several hospitals and schools.
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