Jiangxi

Floods, heavy rains kill 28 in China, 16 people missing; over five lakh people displaced

Nearly 6,500 houses collapsed and 60,000 were damaged. About 468,800 hectares of farmland was flooded and 45,200 hectares of crops were destroyed.
 

Jun 26, 2017, 21:48 PM IST
China power plant collapse kills 67: Media

China power plant collapse kills 67: Media

Industrial accidents are common in China, where safety standards are often laxly enforced.
 

Nov 24, 2016, 08:49 AM IST

Seven trapped as coal mine flooded in China

At least seven workers have been trapped underground after a coal mine shaft was flooded in east China's Jiangxi province.

Nov 23, 2016, 12:00 PM IST
Beijing issues blue alert for rainstorms as winds, hailstorms hit southern China

Beijing issues blue alert for rainstorms as winds, hailstorms hit southern China

China issued blue alert for rainstorms, the lowest in a four-tier warning system, as torrential rain, accompanied by winds and hailstorms.

Jul 16, 2016, 14:11 PM IST

Hoard of relics salvaged from ancient Chinese ship

More than 14,000 relics have been retrieved from an ancient cargo ship after it was salvaged from a depth of 30 metres below the surface of the South China Sea in late 2007, Chinese archaeologists said on Saturday.

Jan 10, 2016, 07:19 AM IST

Two killed in explosion in fireworks factory in China

Two people were killed and another injured in an explosion at a fireworks factory in east China's Jiangxi Province.

Apr 18, 2015, 20:07 PM IST

Man slashes 3 schoolchildren in China: Official

Chinese authorities say a first-grader in the southeastern province of Jiangxi was slashed to death and two others severely injured in the latest violent attack on children in the country.

Oct 31, 2014, 18:24 PM IST

Four killed in China school building collapse

Four members of a family, including two children, were killed today when a primary school building collapsed after incessant rain in China`s eastern Jiangxi Province.

Jun 20, 2014, 20:22 PM IST

Over 130 dead pigs dumped in China`s river

At least 131 dead pigs have been dumped into a major river in China`s eastern Jiangxi Province which provides drinking water to the provincial capital, causing concern among the local residents.

Mar 19, 2014, 11:12 AM IST

15 killed, 4.68 mn affected by heavy rains in China

At least 15 people were killed and 4.68 million affected as heavy rains lashed several parts of China.

Jun 09, 2013, 09:27 AM IST

Five killed, 4.68 million affected by heavy rains in China

At least 15 people were killed and 4.68 million affected as heavy rains lashed several parts of China.

Jun 08, 2013, 18:35 PM IST

Rainstorms affect 1.97 lakh people in China

Severe rainstorms have battered east China`s Jiangxi Province, affecting about 1.97 lakh people, displacing over 6,000 residents and destroying crops, officials said.

May 11, 2013, 15:04 PM IST