Sichuan province

5.5 magnitude earthquake hits China's Sichuan province

The epicentre as monitored at 32.27 degrees north latitude and 105.0 degrees east longitude.

Sep 30, 2017, 19:04 PM IST

Nineteen killed by China quake as aftershocks rattle survivors

China on Wednesday evacuated tens of thousands people in its mountainous southwest after a strong earthquake killed at least 19 people and rattled a region where memories of a 2008 seismic disaster remain fresh.

Aug 09, 2017, 14:21 PM IST
China Sichuan quake: 12 dead, 164 injured; death toll expected to go up

China Sichuan quake: 12 dead, 164 injured; death toll expected to go up

SHANGHAI - Twelve people have been killed, including six tourists, and 164 injured in an earthquake that struck a remote and mountainous part of southwest China`s Sichuan province, the local govern

Aug 09, 2017, 06:43 AM IST
Earthquake rattles remote part of China's Sichuan province; 7 dead, 100 tourists trapped

Earthquake rattles remote part of China's Sichuan province; 7 dead, 100 tourists trapped

As per Xinhua, the earthquake hit Jiuzhaigou County at 9:19 pm (Beijing Time).

Aug 08, 2017, 19:47 PM IST

China lowers number of missing in landslide to 73

The number of people missing from a huge landslide that buried a mountain village in southwest China last weekend has been revised down from 93 to 73, authorities said on Tuesday.

Jun 27, 2017, 16:02 PM IST
Villagers begin to mourn dead after deadly China landslide

Villagers begin to mourn dead after deadly China landslide

Villagers in China visited what used to be their relatives` homes on Monday to mourn loved ones lost when a landslide swept down a mountain, with little hope of finding anyone alive after more than 48 hours of fruitless searching.

Jun 26, 2017, 13:29 PM IST
15 dead, over 100 missing in China landslide

15 dead, over 100 missing in China landslide

Heavy rain caused the side of the mountain to collapse onto the riverside village in the early morning, according to authorities.

Jun 24, 2017, 22:00 PM IST
At least five bodies found after huge China landslide: Official

At least five bodies found after huge China landslide: Official

Wu Xiaobin, captain of the local fire department, confirmed the first deaths to state broadcaster CCTV hours after the avalanche of rock hit the village of Xinmo in Sichuan province.

Jun 24, 2017, 15:35 PM IST
Over 140 people feared buried in China landslide

Over 140 people feared buried in China landslide

Some 40 homes in the village of Xinmo were swallowed by the cascading debris after the side of a mountain collapsed, blocking a two kilometre (one mile) stretch of river, according to a statement from the Maoxian government news office.
 

Jun 24, 2017, 08:51 AM IST
Dramatic rescue at China's Wolong nature reserve - This is how workers save giant panda from drowning! (Watch)

Dramatic rescue at China's Wolong nature reserve - This is how workers save giant panda from drowning! (Watch)

The 4-year-old female panda was struggling to stay afloat after it accidentally fell into the water at Wolong National Natural Reserve in Southwest China's Sichuan province.

 

Nov 03, 2016, 13:32 PM IST