Earthquake in China claims 203 lives, with over 11,500 injured


6.6 Magnitude Earthquake In Sichuan , China aJNN 21 Apr 2013 SHANGHAI : A magnitude 6.6 earthquake in southwestern China has left 203 dead and over 11,500 people injured. The Chinese army has stepped in to deal with the debris of collapsed houses and public building as death toll continues to rise. Continue reading

Riot erupts in southwest China town: reports


JNN 13 Aug 2011 BEIJING  – Thousands of Chinese took to the streets of a southwestern town on Thursday, with some smashing police vehicles in the latest protest by citizens angered by the rough handling of local officials, according to news reports. Continue reading