Yunnan - Latest News on Yunnan | Read Breaking News on Zee News

Seven killed, nine missing in China landslides

Last Updated: Monday, July 07, 2014, 19:47

Seven people were killed and nine others have gone missing in two mudslides triggered by flash floods in southwest China`s Yunnan Province.

Blast in apartment in China kills 3

Last Updated: Monday, June 09, 2014, 09:31

Three people were killed and four others were injured in a blast in an apartment in southwest China`s Yunnan province today.

6.1 magnitude quake hits southwest China; 43 injured

Last Updated: Saturday, May 31, 2014, 09:28

At least 43 people were injured and 35,000 others evacuated after the 6.1-magnitude earthquake jolted a county in China`s southwestern Yunnan Province.

Shallow 5.9 magnitude earthquake hits China: USGS

Last Updated: Friday, May 30, 2014, 09:03

A shallow earthquake with a magnitude of 5.9 hit southwest China close to the border with Myanmar on Friday morning, the US Geological Survey said, the second in a week to hit the area.

Moderate quake jolts Chinese county

Last Updated: Saturday, May 24, 2014, 10:15

At least five persons were injured today when a 5.6-magnitude earthquake jolted Yingjiang County of China`s southwestern Yunnan Province.

1,500 battling forest fire in China

Last Updated: Thursday, April 17, 2014, 06:02

More than 1,500 firefighters and soldiers are battling a forest fire that broke out Wednesday afternoon in Kunming city in southwest China`s Yunnan province, authorities said.

22 people still trapped in China coal mine

Last Updated: Saturday, April 12, 2014, 13:35

Twenty-two workers, who were trapped in a coal mine in southwest China`s Yunnan province after a flash flood Monday, have not yet been rescued.

Police station ransacked in China

Last Updated: Wednesday, February 12, 2014, 13:20

A group of people ransacked a police station in China`s southwestern Yunnan Province over a local environmental dispute, state media reported today.

Chinese police capture man who shot six people

Last Updated: Monday, February 03, 2014, 18:27

A man who allegedly killed six people and injured three others in a shooting spree on the eve of the Chinese lunar new year was arrested Monday afternoon in southwest China`s Yunnan Province.

Over 100 houses burned down in China`s ancient Tibetan town

Last Updated: Saturday, January 11, 2014, 15:19

An ancient Tibetan town in Shangri-la, a resort county in China`s southwestern Yunnan Province, on Saturday suffered heavy damage after fire destroyed over 100 wooden houses.

Fossilised skull of young ape unearthed in China

Last Updated: Thursday, September 05, 2013, 21:24

A six-million-year-old fossilised cranium of a juvenile ape has been unearthed in China in a rare find that has paleontologists hoping it may help unravel the mystery of human origins.

52,000 people affected by quake in China

Last Updated: Thursday, August 29, 2013, 17:16

Over 52,000 people have been affected by the 5.1 magnitude earthquake which hit the border of southwest China`s Yunnan and Sichuan provinces, local authorities said on Thursday.