China Firing

  • Death toll rises to 120 in China's poultry plant fire June 4, 2013

    Beijing: The death toll from the fire at a poultry plant in northeast China's Jilin Province had risen to 120 with about 70 people injured. The fire broke out on Monday at a poultry processing workshop owned by the Jilin Baoyuanfeng Poultry Company in Mishazi Township in the city of Dehui,...
  • China: 119 killed in a fire at poultry plant June 3, 2013

    Beijing: Fire raged through a poultry plant in northeastern China on Monday, trapping workers inside a cluttered slaughterhouse and killing at least 119 people, reports and officials said. Several dozen people also were hurt in the blaze in Jilin province's Mishazi township, which appeared to have been sparked by three...
  • Aus PM asked to condemn China for firing at Tibetans January 17, 2012

    Melbourne: The Australian government has been asked to step up its condemnation for China after the latter's security forces fired into a crowd of Tibetans during the weekend in a restive area of Sichuan Province. According to 'The Australian' report, the Australia's Tibet Council asked Julia Gillard to condemn the Chinese...