Shanghai river

Chinese pig farm admits dumping corpses into river

A Chinese pig farm has admitted to dumping thousands of pigs into the Huangpu River, contaminating the main source of drinking water for millions of residents in of Shanghai, the country`s largest metropolis.

Mar 13, 2013, 21:33 PM IST

46 convicted in China for selling diseased pigs meat

Amid concerns over thousands of carcasses of pigs clogging Shanghai river, a court in China`s Zhejiang Province on Wednesday convicted 46 people involved in processing and selling meat from diseased pigs.

Mar 13, 2013, 17:43 PM IST

900 dead pigs found in Shanghai river

Over 900 dead pigs were retrieved from Shanghai`s Huangpu river Saturday after a large number of bodies were found floating in the water, authorities said.

Mar 10, 2013, 09:15 AM IST