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53 rescuers pulled out of southwest China mine, 5 workers trapped


July 29th, 2012 - 1:23 am ICT by BNO News
PU'AN, CHINA (BNO NEWS) -- Fifty-three rescuers were pulled out after being trapped in a mine where five miners remain missing in southwestern China, local authorities said Friday.The group of fifty-three rescuers ... Read more...

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Rainstorms in China leave 18 dead


July 20th, 2012 - 3:33 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, July 20 (IANS) Rainstorms have killed 18 people and left another missing in China's Guizhou province in the last 10 days, said authorities.Torrential rains have triggered floods, mudslides and ... Read more...

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11 killed in south China rains


July 15th, 2012 - 5:33 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, July 15 (IANS) Landslides and floods triggered by torrential rains in southern China's Guizhou province have killed at least 11 people and damaged homes of 980,000 residents, officials said.Authorities ... Read more...

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12 dead, three mn hit by China storms


July 14th, 2012 - 9:04 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, July 14 (IANS) At least 12 people have died and more than three million affected in storms that hit China over the past few days, officials said.In eastern province ... Read more...

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Two killed in China college


July 2nd, 2012 - 6:46 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, July 2 (IANS) At least two security guards were killed and another was badly injured Monday in southwest China while trying to prevent a knife-wielding man from entering a ... Read more...

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Five die from toxic gas in China mine


May 11th, 2012 - 3:07 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, May 11 (IANS) Five people died Thursday due to toxic gas poisoning in an abandoned antimony ore mine in China, officials said.The incident took place in Dushan county of ... Read more...

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11 trapped in China coal mine


April 27th, 2012 - 3:13 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 27 (IANS) Eleven miners remained trapped Thursday in a flooded coal mine in southwest China, authorities said.The flooding occurred around 10.30 a.m. in Xinsheng coal mine in Guizhou ... Read more...

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300 Chinese kids ill after having school lunch


April 10th, 2012 - 4:21 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 10 (IANS) More than 300 children fell ill after eating lunch at a school in southwest China's Yunnan province, authorities said Tuesday.As many as 337 children of Zhenxiong ... Read more...

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Chinese minority celebrates own Valentine’s Day


April 6th, 2012 - 1:33 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 6 (IANS) An ethnic minority community in China, called the Miao, has its own form of Valentine's Day -- a three-day dating festival for young people to find ... Read more...

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14 Chinese kids rescued from human traffickers


March 11th, 2012 - 12:51 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, March 10 (IANS) At least 14 children were rescued and 38 suspects arrested when police busted two human trafficking rings in China, police said Saturday.The rings were busted in ... Read more...

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Over 15,000 Chinese women, 8,000 kids rescued in 2011


March 10th, 2012 - 11:45 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, March 10 (IANS) Over 3,000 gangs involved in human trafficking were busted across China last year, and more than 15,000 women and 8,000 children rescued by police, the government ... Read more...

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12 cars collide in China, three dead


February 27th, 2012 - 3:27 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Feb 27 (IANS) At least 12 vehicles collided in icy conditions on a highway in China, killing three people and injuring three others, officials said.The accident took place around ... Read more...

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Four killed in China bus crash


February 1st, 2012 - 2:53 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, Feb 1 (IANS) At least four people were killed and 28 injured after a bus plunged off a highway bridge in China's Guizhou province Tuesday, said authorities.The bus, en ... Read more...

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Four killed in China bus accidents


January 8th, 2012 - 6:57 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Jan 8 (IANS) At least four people, including a child, were killed and 34 injured in China's Guizhou province Sunday after a bus veered off the road into a ... Read more...

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16 killed in China accident


January 5th, 2012 - 6:08 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, Jan 5 (IANS) At least 16 people were killed when a bus carrying more than 50 people fell from a highway bridge in icy conditions into a a 10-metre-deep ... Read more...

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Two killed, 21 hurt in China road accident


December 18th, 2011 - 5:37 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, Dec 18 (IANS) At least two people were killed and 21 injured in southwest China's Guizhou province Saturday after a bus collided with a truck, said a traffic police ... Read more...

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Storms bring down 1,500 houses in China


November 8th, 2011 - 9:58 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, Nov 8 (IANS) Gales and hailstorms have brought down around 1,500 houses in a Chinese province, affecting over 33,000 people, officials said.Though there was no report of casualties, residents ... Read more...

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Lightning strikes tourists on China mountain


November 7th, 2011 - 6:35 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, Nov 7 (IANS) At least 12 tourists were injured when a bolt of lightning struck them on top of a mountain in China, officials said.The incident happened in southwest ... Read more...

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Seven dead, 200 injured in China blast


November 1st, 2011 - 6:17 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Nov 1 (IANS) At least seven people were killed and 200 injured Tuesday when two trucks ferrying explosives blew up near a gas station in China's Guizhou province, authorities ... Read more...

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Food leaves 34 Chinese students sick


September 21st, 2011 - 2:22 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Sep 21 (IANS) Thirty-four students fell ill after eating at their school canteen in southwest China's Guizhou province, authorities said Wednesday.The students, aged 13 to 15, complained of stomach ... Read more...

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Gas leak in China kills seven


August 19th, 2011 - 1:39 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 19 (IANS) At least seven workers were killed in a coal mine gas leak in southwest China's Guizhou province Thursday, Xinhua reported.The accident occurred at about 3.30 p.m. ... Read more...

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Two million Chinese hit by drought


August 12th, 2011 - 10:53 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 12 (IANS) A lingering drought in southwest China has left over two million people short of drinking water, the government said Friday.Guizhou province has been under the grip ... Read more...

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27 kids fall ill after chlorine gas leaks in China


June 19th, 2011 - 9:01 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, June 19 (IANS) Chlorine gas leakage from a chemical plant in China led to the hospitalisation of 27 primary school students, officials said.The incident took place in southwest Guizhou ... Read more...

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Man beheads wife after she gives birth to son


May 4th, 2011 - 2:35 pm ICT by IANS
Shanghai, May 4 (IANS) A man beheaded his wife in a hospital in China's Guizhou province, just days after she gave birth to a baby boy.The man, Long Jiulie, refused ... Read more...

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Six dead in China building collapse


March 29th, 2011 - 12:56 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, March 28 (IANS) At least six people died and 15 were injured when a building under construction collapsed in southwest China Monday, officials said.The four-storey building collapsed in Yangguan ... Read more...

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Six tourists trapped in air for 7 hours rescued in China


February 15th, 2011 - 10:11 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing (China) Feb 15 (IANS) Six tourists, who were trapped in the air for seven hours while being on a recreational ride in southwest China's Guizhou province, were rescued Tuesday. The six ... Read more...

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Dormitory fire kills five people in southwest China


February 2nd, 2011 - 5:26 pm ICT by BNO News
GUIYANG, CHINA (BNO NEWS) -- A fire at a company dormitory in southwest China killed five people on early Wednesday morning, state-run media reported firefighters as saying.The fire broke out at around ... Read more...

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100,000 snowed in people evacuated in southwest China


January 12th, 2011 - 7:19 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Jan 12 (IANS) Icy weather and melting snow have forced the evacuation of 104,900 people from their homes in southwest China's Guizhou province since New Year's Day, a ministry statement said ... Read more...

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Icy roads lead to car crashes in Chinese province


January 7th, 2011 - 10:41 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Jan 7 (IANS) Ice accumulating on highways led to three serious car accidents and a 10-car pile-up Friday in China's Guizhou province.Five people died and seven were injured, Xinhua reported.The 10-car ... Read more...

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Seven die in 100-vehicle pile-up in China


December 27th, 2010 - 2:20 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Dec 27 (IANS) At least seven people were killed and 15 injured when over 100 vehicles rammed into the back of each other in a foggy Monday morning on an expressway ... Read more...

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Massive 100-car pile-up kills five in southwest China


December 27th, 2010 - 2:03 pm ICT by BNO News
ZUNYI, CHINA (BNO NEWS) -- At least seven people were killed on Monday morning in a pile-up involving more than 100 vehicles on a foggy expressway in southwest China, state-run media reported.The ... Read more...

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Internet cafe blast kills 6, injures 37 in SW China


December 5th, 2010 - 5:09 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Dec 5 (ANI): Six people have been reportedly killed and 37 others injured in an explosion that rocked an Internet cafe in Southwest China's Guizhou province on Saturday night.Xinhua quoted Guizhou's ... Read more...

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Illegally stored chemicals blamed for China blast (Lead)


December 5th, 2010 - 3:49 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Dec 5 (IANS) Illegally stored chemicals in an adjacent room were responsible for a powerful explosion that ripped through an Internet cafe in China's Guizhou province, leaving six dead and 38 ... Read more...

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Six killed in China internet cafe blast


December 5th, 2010 - 10:20 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, Dec 5 (IANS) At least six people were killed and 37 injured in a powerful explosion that ripped through an internet cafe in China's Guizhou province Saturday night, a media report ... Read more...

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‘Chinese journalists still face attacks, harassment’


November 6th, 2010 - 6:00 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Nov 6 (ANI): General Administration of Press and Publication (GAPP), China's top press watchdog, has warned against the "complicated occupational environment" facing more than 700,000 media professionals amid a number of ... Read more...

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