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China gold mine blast: rescue will take at least two more weeks, official says
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Obstacles are ‘just too huge, which means we need a least another 15 days or even more to reach the miners’, according to deputy head of the local publicity department.

China gold mine blast: rescue will take at least two more weeks, official says

Obstacles are ‘just too huge, which means we need a least another 15 days or even more to reach the miners’, according to deputy head of the local publicity department.

3 hours ago
One worker confirmed dead in Chinese gold mine blast
21 Jan 2021 - 9:44PM
Outcry over revived dam plans for China’s biggest freshwater lake
18 Jan 2021 - 11:01PM
One worker confirmed dead in Chinese gold mine blast

Rescuers widen shaft to bring group of 10 workers to the surface but fate of 11 others still not known.

21 Jan 2021 - 9:44PM
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Outcry over revived dam plans for China’s biggest freshwater lake

Opponents say damming Poyang Lake could inflict irreversible harm on the area’s environment, threatening migratory birds and the Yangtze finless porpoise.

Opponents say damming Poyang Lake could inflict irreversible harm on the area’s environment, threatening migratory birds and the Yangtze finless porpoise.

18 Jan 2021 - 11:01PM
Environment
Nearly 100 million Chinese people supplied with ‘unsafe’ drinking water

Researchers from Tsinghua University found that levels of per and polyfluoroalkyls in 16 cities exceeded contamination limits used in the US.

Researchers from Tsinghua University found that levels of per and polyfluoroalkyls in 16 cities exceeded contamination limits used in the US.

18 Jan 2021 - 12:32PM
16 Jan 2021 - 11:22PM
What’s life like for the 20 million Chinese back in lockdown?
15 Jan 2021 - 11:29PM
China’s coronavirus lockdowns give air quality a lift
Nearly 100 million Chinese people supplied with ‘unsafe’ drinking water
18 Jan 2021 - 12:32PM
What’s life like for the 20 million Chinese back in lockdown?
16 Jan 2021 - 11:22PM
China’s coronavirus lockdowns give air quality a lift
15 Jan 2021 - 11:29PM
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China’s Yangtze fishing communities struggle amid 10-year fishing ban
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Invasive species seized at China’s borders
2 Dec 2020 - 3:00PM
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China’s breathtaking winter wonderland
27 Nov 2020 - 1:26PM
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23 Nov 2020 - 1:51PM
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Video - 03:17
China’s Yangtze fishing communities struggle amid 10-year fishing ban
16 Dec 2020 - 7:16AM
Video - 01:50
Invasive species seized at China’s borders
2 Dec 2020 - 3:00PM
Video - 05:07
China’s breathtaking winter wonderland
27 Nov 2020 - 1:26PM
Video - 02:17
China’s ‘grass dress’ tailor
23 Nov 2020 - 1:51PM
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Rare look at snow leopards in China
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