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Storm batters southern China

Editor: Mengjie GUANGZHOU, Aug. 27 (Xinhua) -- Pakhar, the 14th typhoon of the year, landed in south China's Guangdong Province Sunday morning, days after Typhoon Hato made landfall in the province. ...

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3 dead, 13 missing in SW China typhoon-related disasters

Editor: An KUNMING, Aug. 26 (Xinhua) -- Geological disasters triggered by Typhoon Hato have left three people dead and 13 others missing in southwest China's Yunnan Province, local authorities said...

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China issues alert for Typhoon Pakhar

Source: Xinhua| 2017-08-27 12:45:25|Editor: ZD BEIJING, Aug. 27 (Xinhua) -- China's National Meteorological Center (NMC) issued a yellow alert for Typhoon Pakhar Sunday morning, as it has made...

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Heavy rain kills 10 in Guangxi

Editor: yan NANNING, Aug. 18 (Xinhua) -- Downpours have killed 10 people in south China's Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, authorities said Friday. Heavy rain has lashed 23 counties since last...

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Heavy rain kills four in central China

CHANGSHA, Aug. 17 (Xinhua) -- Continuous rainfall in central China's Hunan Province since last Friday has claimed the lives of four people and more than 750,000 suffered losses, local authorities...

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6 dead, 1 missing after torrential rain in South China

Editor: Mengjie NANNING, Aug. 15 (Xinhua) -- Six people have died and one remains missing following days of torrential rain in south China's Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, civil affairs...

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Rainstorms kill 7 in N. China

HOHHOT, Aug. 12 (Xinhua) -- At least seven people were killed after a series of rainstorms swept north China's Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region over the weekend, the local government reported Monday. ...

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Heavy rain kills 9 in central, south China

Editor: Mengjie CHANGSHA/NANNING, Aug. 14 (Xinhua) -- Heavy rain in China's Hunan Province and Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region has claimed the lives of nine people and left one missing, local...

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48,000 residents evacuated following torrential rain in China

CHANGSHA, Aug. 13 (Xinhua) -- Days of torrential rain forced 48,000 residents to evacuate in central China's Hunan Province, authorities said Sunday. Heavy rain had battered the northern part of the...

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China Floods 2017: Work Report 3

Since May 2017, continuous rainstorms, hailstorms and typhoons have caused severe floods and landslides in more than 10 provinces or prefectures in the Mainland, including Hunan, Jiangxi, Guizhou,...

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China allocates 70 mln yuan for flood relief in northwest

Editor: Xiang Bo BEIJING, Aug. 11 (Xinhua) -- The Chinese central government has allocated 70 million yuan (about 10.5 million U.S. dollars) to facilitate flood relief work in the northwestern...

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Powerful Earthquake Strikes China's Sichuan Province

AIRFIELD, Conn. (August 8, 2017)— A 6.5 magnitude earthquake hit Jiuzhaigou in China’s Sichuan province on Tuesday night. The epicentre is close to a popular tourist resort and about 175 miles from...

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25 dead in China flash flood

CHENGDU, Aug. 9 (Xinhua) -- Twenty-five people have been confirmed dead following a flash flood in southwest China's Sichuan Province, after the body of the last missing person was recovered on...

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Backgrounder: Quake-hit Jiuzhaigou in Sichuan Province

BEIJING, Aug. 9 (Xinhua) -- A 7.0-magnitude earthquake struck a mountainous region in southwest China Tuesday night, leaving at least 13 dead and 175 others injured as rescue operations are in full...

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Flood leaves 1 dead, 8 missing in NW China

Editor: Mengjie LANZHOU, Aug. 7 (Xinhua) -- One person was killed and eight others went missing after a flood in northwest China's Gansu Province, local authorities said Monday. Rainstorms hit...

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