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  1. News - China - SICHUAN EARTHQUAKE

    Food meant for Sichuan quake victims found rotting in storeroom- six years later

    Posted Apr 30th 2014, 01:14pm by WU NAN

    ... smell. Santai county is about 150 kilometres from Wenchuan, the epicentre of the 7.9-magnitude quake that killed 87,449 people. Levelling entire villages, collapsing schools and buildings ...

  2. News - China - SICHUAN EARTHQUAKE

    The shame of Sichuan's tofu schools

    Posted May 06th 2013, 12:00am by CHOI CHI-YUK

    ... Choi Chi-yuk in Dujiangyan chiyuk.choi@scmp.com Parents who lost children in shoddy schools in the 2008 earthquake are still treated like criminals for trying to bring those responsible to book Forbidden to mourn Five years after the deadly earthquake in Wenchuan, Sichuan, dozens of parents are still seeking justice for children who died when their shoddily built schools ...

  3. News - China - SICHUAN EARTHQUAKE

    Memories of Sichuan earthquake drill hard into township school

    Posted May 13th 2013, 12:00am by Zhuang Pinghui

    ... Zhuang Pinghui in Yingxiu, Sichuan province pinghui.zhuang@scmp.com A school where 54 students and teachers were among the thousands who died is determined to ensure that it has learnt from the tragedy Lessons from the disaster may never be forgotten A class of third-year students at a middle school in Yingxiu township in Sichuan province were reviewing their exam papers ...

  4. News - China - SICHUAN EARTHQUAKE

    Hong Kong-funded schools survive Sichuan earthquake

    Posted Apr 26th 2013, 12:00am by Keith Zhai, Joyce Ng

    ... Keith Zhai in Lushan and Joyce Ng Safety of buildings funded by HK government shows better construction saves lives, but city lawmakers say money can be misappropriated HK-aided schools pass quake test Hong Kong-funded buildings at two schools in Sichuan hit by Saturday's magnitude-7 earthquake are among the few structures that did not sustain major damage. Many local ...

  5. News - China - SICHUAN EARTHQUAKE

    Foam, hollowed bricks used in Lushan school construction, reports say

    Posted Apr 25th 2013, 06:15pm by Ernest Kao

    ... Widespread speculation on the internet has begun as to whether a secondary school in earthquake-ravaged Lushan county, funded by the Hong Kong government, had been constructed using substandard materials. Cracked and peeling walls at Lushan County Junior Secondary School exposed bricks that were either hollow or filled with “polystyrene foam”, party mouthpiece People’s Daily ...

  6. News - China - SICHUAN EARTHQUAKE

    Officials say schools and hospitals rebuilt after 2008 saved lives

    Posted Apr 26th 2013, 12:00am by STEPHEN CHEN

    ... the reconstruction projects have passed their test. "These reconstructed buildings, especially schools and hospitals, saved lives." Deputy Sichuan governor Zhong Mian said more than 6,700 buildings ...

  7. News - China - SICHUAN EARTHQUAKE

    Another quake for teenager who survived school collapse in 2008

    Posted Apr 21st 2013, 12:00am by CHOI CHI-YUK

    ... Choi Chi-yuk chiyuk.choi@scmp.com Déjà vu for teenager who survived school collapse Yesterday's earthquake in Yaan, Sichuan, sparked traumatic memories among those who survived ... in the morning, remembering what happened when my school collapsed five years ago," said Hongmei. She had returned home to Yingxiu from her school and was spending the weekend with her family. ...

  8. News - China - SICHUAN EARTHQUAKE

    Victims of quake in Yaan, Sichuan, complain about lack of relief aid

    Posted Apr 22nd 2013, 12:00am by ZHUANG PINGHUI

    ... as it does not rain," said Xu Xiaoyan, a 37-year-old mother of a seven- and 14-year-old. Liu Linhong, 46, a middle school English teacher, is staying in her family's old house with 14 other ... In Lushan county, one of the worst-hit areas in Yaan, residents turned to each other to help cope with the disaster. People living near Mingde Primary School moved their tables and chairs ...

  9. News - China - SICHUAN EARTHQUAKE

    Red Cross Society of China sees smaller share of donations after quake

    Posted Apr 29th 2013, 12:00am by He Huifeng

    ... organsiation have agreed to disclose information about their earthquake fundraising. That information is being posted on a website set up by One Foundation founded by film star Jet Li. The China Foundation for Poverty Alleviation topped the smaller charities, reporting 230 million yuan in donations. The One Foundation (107 million yuan) and the China Primary Health Care Foundation (100 ...

  10. News - China - SICHUAN EARTHQUAKE

    Red Cross Society of China to reopen Guo Meimei scandal

    Posted Apr 25th 2013, 12:00am by Raymond Li

    ... The 24-year-old Hubei native, who is studying e-commerce and logistics technologies at CUHK, said she came up with the idea of Peng for chairwoman after hearing that the One Foundation, an NGO founded by movie star Jet Li, drew more donations than any other government-backed NGO on Sunday- the day after a magnitude 7 earthquake struck Yaan, Sichuan. One Foundation recorded 22.3 million yuan ...




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