China calls for over 120 to be punished over chemical blast

China on Friday released the findings of an inquiry into its worst industrial accident in years, calling for 123 people connected to the deadly chemical blast to be punished.

Ten Chinese cities issue pollution red alert
Ten Chinese cities issue pollution red alert

More than 100 million people in China have been warned to stay indoors after at least 10 Chinese cities issued red alerts for smog, state media reported Thursday.

40 cities issue alerts for pollution in China

A total of 40 cities in north China, including Beijing and Tianjin, have issued alerts for air pollution, the air pollution emergency management headquarters here said on Tuesday.

China 'clone factory' scientist eyes human replication
China 'clone factory' scientist eyes human replication

Boyalife Group and its partners are building the giant plant in the northern Chinese port of Tianjin, where it is due to go into production within the next seven months and aims for an output of one million cloned cows a year by 2020.

41 hospitalised after ammonia leak at China chemical plant

Forty-one people have been admitted to hospital, including five in serious conditions, following a synthetic ammonia leak at a chemical plant in China's central Henan Province, the latest industrial accident in the country.

China's Tianjin blasts-hit residents reject govt compensation

Thousands of residents hit by deadly blasts in a warehouse storing toxic chemicals in China's Tianjin have rejected local government's compensatory offer to either repair their homes or ask private firms to take over the properties at a price 1.3 times their market value.

Tianjin blasts toll rises to 163

 The death toll in the warehouse explosions in China`s Tianjin city rose to 163 on Wednesday with 10 people still remaining missing, according to rescue authorities.

China to build monument commemorating deadly Tianjin blasts: Report

 

Beijing: Chinese authorities in Tianjin will build a monument to commemorate the 160 people killed in two explosions in the northeastern port city last month, state media said on Saturday, citing local officials.

Tianjin blasts death toll rises to 160

The death toll from the Tianjin warehouse explosions rose to 160 on Wednesday, with 13 people still missing three weeks after the blasts, according to rescue authorities.

Blast reported at chemical plant in northern China

An explosion shook a chemical plant in the eastern Chinese province of Shandong, state media said on Tuesday, though there were no immediate reports of casualties in a country on edge after blasts killed more than 145 people last month.

197 'punished' for spreading rumours in China

A total of 197 people have been 'punished' in a special campaign by police targeting online rumours about China's stock market, the recent fatal explosions in Tianjin or other key events.

Death Tianjin blasts toll touches 150

 Death toll in massive explosions in a warehouse in China's major port city of Tianjin continued to rise nearly three weeks after the country's worst industrial disaster and mounted to 150 on Sunday even as 23 people still remained missing.

Uyghur hand in blasts in China and Thailand

The August 12 blast in Tianjin, China, which killed 114 people, and the blast in Bangkok, Thailand, recently, was the handiwork of Chinese separatist Uyghur groups, and which the Chinese Government has been trying to hide, suggests a revealing story published in the Brussels-based European Parliament (EP).

China sacks work safety chief as Tianjin toll rises to 139

 China on Wednesday sacked the head of its work safety regulator for suspected corruption even as death toll in twin huge explosions in Tianjin port city continued to rise two weeks after the country's worst industrial disaster and mounted to 139.

China sacks work safety chief after Tianjin blasts

China has sacked the head of its work safety regulator for suspected corruption, state news agency Xinhua said on Wednesday, following blasts that killed more than 100 people in the port city of Tianjin this month.

Death toll in Tianjin blasts rises to 129

The death toll in the massive chemical explosions in the port city of Tianjin on Monday shot up to 129, with 44 people still listed as missing in China's worst industrial disaster.

Tianjin blasts: Death toll mounts to 123

 

Beijing: The death toll from a warehouse blast in north China's major port city of Tianjin has risen to 123 while 50 people were still listed in the country's worst industrial tragedy, authorities said today.

The dead included 70 firefighters and seven policemen.

China blast death toll rises to 121 as probe pledged

China`s powerful State Council, or cabinet, has vowed to conduct a "rigorous" investigation into the cause of last week`s explosions in the northern port city of Tianjin as the death toll rose to 121, state media reported on Saturday.

Four new fires erupt in China's Tianjin port disaster area

Four new fires burned on Friday within a disaster zone in China's Tianjin port where massive warehouse explosions more than a week ago killed at least 114 people and contaminated the area with toxic chemicals.

Four new fires erupt in China's Tianjin port disaster area

Four new fires burned on Friday within a disaster zone in China's Tianjin port where massive warehouse explosions more than a week ago killed at least 114 people and contaminated the area with toxic chemicals.