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Chinese police arrest two men for spreading ‘false information’ online


December 12th, 2011 - 5:50 pm ICT by BNO News
CHANGSHA, CHINA (BNO NEWS) -- Chinese police arrested two men on Sunday after they allegedly spread false information online about a large number of police officers guarding a wedding in south-central China, ... Read more...

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10 killed as tourist bus overturns in China


October 16th, 2011 - 11:37 pm ICT by IANS
Changsha (China), Oct 16 (IANS) A tourist bus overturned on a highway in the rural area in China's Hunan Province Sunday, killing 10 people and injuring 33 others, local authorities ... Read more...

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Fireworks blast kills at least 12 in central China


December 20th, 2010 - 4:54 am ICT by BNO News
CHANGSHA, CHINA (BNO NEWS) -- The death toll from a powerful fireworks explosion in central China on Friday has risen to twelve, state-run media reported on Sunday.The blast happened on Friday at ... Read more...

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Over 100,000 evacuated after heavy rains in China


May 22nd, 2010 - 6:17 pm ICT by IANS
Changsha (China), May 22 (IANS) Heavy rains lashed the Hunan province in central China, prompting officials to evacuate over 100,000 people amid threats of flash floods, Xinhua reported Saturday. Thirty-six counties and cities ... Read more...

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26 killed as lifts plunge in China mine


October 9th, 2009 - 12:01 pm ICT by IANS
Changsha (China), Oct 9 (Xinhua) Twenty-six miners were killed when two lifts plunged into a tin ore mine in central China's Hunan province, rescuers said. Rescuers said Thursday that 19 miners were killed ... Read more...

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China chemical plant pollution leaves 500 sick


August 3rd, 2009 - 8:32 pm ICT by IANS
Changsha (China), Aug 3 (Xinhua) More than 500 villagers have been found with very high levels of a toxic metal in their bodies following a series of leaks at a chemical plant ... Read more...

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Three new cases of swine flu in India, tally 112


July 1st, 2009 - 10:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 1 (IANS) Three new cases of swine flu were reported in India Wednesday taking the total number of cases reported to 112, a statement said. One person each in Delhi, ... Read more...

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Student dies of bird flu in China


January 20th, 2009 - 3:43 pm ICT by IANS
Changsha (China), Jan 20 (Xinhua) A 16-year-old male student died of bird flu in central China's Hunan city Tuesday, the third death from the disease this year, health authorities reported.The student, surnamed ... Read more...

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17 killed as lift crashes in China


December 27th, 2008 - 12:49 pm ICT by IANS
Changsha (China), Dec 27 (Xinhua) At least 17 workers were killed and one was seriously injured when a lift crashed at a construction site in central China's Hunan province Saturday. The accident ... Read more...

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Man sentenced to death for causing blast in China


November 1st, 2008 - 3:04 pm ICT by IANS
Changsha (China), Nov 1 (Xinhua) A court in central China's Hunan province has given the death sentence to a man for trying to blow up a government building and injuring 18 people, ... Read more...

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China pledges action to control offshore pollution


February 25th, 2008 - 3:44 pm ICT by admin
Xinhua Changsha (China), Feb 25 (Xinhua) China will go all out this year to check ever worsening damage to offshore ecology caused by the discharge of land-borne pollutants, director of China's State Oceanic ... Read more...

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15 killed in China highway accident


February 19th, 2008 - 1:03 pm ICT by admin
Xinhua Changsha (China), Feb 19 (Xinhua) At least 15 people have been killed and 25 injured when a bus rammed into the rear of a tanker, triggering a fire and an explosion in ... Read more...

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