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  1. News - China - DISASTER

    46 dead as landslide hits village in Zhenxiong county, Yunnan

    Posted Jan 12th 2013, 12:00am by Keith Zhai

    ... that struck Zhaojiagou village, in Zhenxiong county, at 8.18 am. The county government's official website said that hours after the disaster struck, several people were still missing. ... an overnight trip to the area to comfort survivors, called for precautions against possible disasters and urged officials to do a good job when dealing with public safety. That was Wen's second ...

  2. News - China - DISASTER

    Dig for bodies of 83 dead in Tibetan mine landslide

    Posted Mar 30th 2013, 01:50pm by MANDY ZUO

    ... dogs' sense of smell, Xinhua added. More snow is forecast for today and tomorrow, with strong gusts of wind also expected. While official media have described the tragedy as a natural disaster ...

  3. News - China - DISASTER

    16 dead as landslide buries China school, thousands help in rescue

    Posted Oct 04th 2012, 01:03pm by Agence France-Presse in Beijing

    ... In the wake of that disaster, domestic media said authorities should emphasise safety and sustainability in future developments. Despite decades of rapidly improving living standards, China remains prone to natural disasters such as floods, quakes, and landslides, with heavy loss of life. ...

  4. News - China - DISASTER

    83 buried under rubble after landslide in Tibet

    Posted Mar 30th 2013, 12:00am by Mimi Lau

    ... in Lhasa's Maizhokunggar county, covering an area of three to four square kilometres, China Central Television (CCTV) reported. The disaster, triggered by natural forces, happened at 6am, according ... Mimi Lau mimi.lau@scmp.com Disaster at copper mine leaves debris strewn over area of up to four square kilometres 83 miners in Tibet feared dead after huge landslide More than 80 workers ...



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