June 18, 2019 10:18 am
The quake caused cracks in a major highway connecting Yibin and Xuyong County of Sichuan's Luzhou city and it has has been closed. Some sections of two other highways have also been shut.
April 20, 2018 8:15 am
The information stayed on its website for at least an hour, though did not appear on its microblog, which is how many people in China first learn of quakes. In a statement on its website, the administration said they had in fact been holding an emergency response exercise.
August 11, 2017 10:21 am
On the Sina Weibo micro-blogging website akin to Twitter, Modi said he was saddened by the loss of life and devastation caused by the earthquake and added that the Indian people pray for the victims' families and hope those injured will recover swiftly, state-run CGTN TV reported.
August 06, 2014 12:46 pm
The Yunnan provincial government said more than 2,400 people were injured in Sunday's 6.1 magnitude quake.
August 05, 2014 10:22 am
The quake struck about 4:30 p.m. on Sunday about 370 kilometers (230 miles) northeast of the Yunnan provincial capital of Kunming.
August 04, 2014 9:18 am
Over 1,591 were injured in Ludian County and the quake also left 60 dead and 193 injured in Qiaojia County.
May 31, 2014 10:37 am
More than 1,000 soldiers were helping rescue efforts, and tents and bedding were sent to aid survivors.
May 24, 2014 10:09 am
The Yunan Provincial Civil Affairs Department has sent 500 tents and 1,000 folding beds to the quake-hit areas.
April 05, 2014 2:19 pm
Authorities have sent 400 tents and quilts for displaced residents and several thousands more have been made ready.
August 29, 2013 7:08 pm
No casualties have been reported,but displacement is huge.
August 11, 2017 3:12 pm
China earthquake: Tremors measuring 6.5 on the Richter scale shook southwestern China's Sichuan province on Tuesday. As rescue teams tend to victims, the death toll moved up from 13 to 20 on Friday. At least 431 were reported injured.
August 04, 2014 10:36 am
The toll from the 6.5-magnitude devastating earthquake that jolted southwest China's Yunnan province has now risen to over 380.
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