Tianjin News

Bomb threat forces PIA plane make emergency landing in China

"After a thorough search, the alert turned out to be a hoax," the spokesman said. The information about the presence of the bomb originated in China, said Gilani.

China: Blast rocks Tianjin port city two months after fatal explosions

The blast hit a warehouse for alcohol materials in the city Monday night and started a fire, but no casualties were reported, local police said.


Blast rocks Tianjin port city again, two months after fatal explosion

The official Xinhua News Agency reported Tuesday that a blast hit a warehouse for alcohol materials in the city Monday night and started a fire.

China: Tianjin port explosion death toll rises to 121

Among the dead from the Aug. 12 disaster are 67 firefighters, while another 37 firefighters missing, the government said on its official microblog.

Tianjin tragedy: China clearing blast site, military checking storage

Training on the handling of such materials and on executing emergency response plans was also to be stepped-up.

Tianjin blasts: Thunderstorms complicate recovery from China port blasts

Experts have expressed concern that rain could spread some of the vast quantities of hazardous material at the site or set off chemical reactions sparking further explosions.


Tianjin blast zone evacuated over chemical contamination fears

Tianjin Fire Department head Zhou Tian said at a news conference Friday that the explosions occurred just as reinforcements had arrived on the scene and were getting to work.

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Video shows massive ball of fire in China's Tainjin explosion

Huge explosions in a warehouse district sent up massive fireballs that turned the night sky into day in China's Tianjin

China explosion: 9 firefighters among 44 dead in Tianjin port blast

The latest on the explosions in China's port city of Tianjin (all times local).