Lushan County

  • China quake: Death toll rises to 195, over 10,000 injured April 21, 2013

    Beijing: The death toll in the powerful earthquake that hit China's Sichuan province climbed to nearly 200 on Sunday with over 10,000 injured in the disaster, as rescue operations were carried out on a war footing. The Lushan County which was hit by the 7-magnitude quake on Saturday experienced 1165...
  • 6.6 magnitude quake hits China's Sichuan, 100 feared dead April 20, 2013

    Shanghai: About 100 people could have died or been injured in a 6.6 magnitude earthquake which struck near Ya'an city in China's southwestern province of Sichuan on Saturday, close to where a massive temblor struck in 2008, killing almost 70,000. The earthquake occurred at 8:02 am local time (0002 GMT)...