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At least one person injured and several buildings damaged after 6.4-magnitude earthquake hits China's Xinjiang region
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At least one person injured and several buildings damaged after 6.4-magnitude earthquake hits China's Xinjiang region

A strong earthquake damaged buildings and injured at least one person seriously in a rural part of China's far west Xinjiang region, the government said Monday

China earthquake: Up to 100 feared dead, lakhs of houses damaged in Sichuan Province
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China earthquake: Up to 100 feared dead, lakhs of houses damaged in Sichuan Province

A 6.5-magnitude earthquake rattled southwest China late Tuesday, killing at least five people, with up to 100 feared dead, according to a government estimate.

China earthquake: Magnitude 7.0 tremors hit Sichuan Province, no casualties reported yet
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China earthquake: Magnitude 7.0 tremors hit Sichuan Province, no casualties reported yet

A 7.0-magnitude earthquake on Tuesday rattled Jiuzhaigou County in China's southwestern Sichuan Province, the China Earthquake Networks Center said.

China earthquake: Pranab Mukherjee conveys grief over loss of lives
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China earthquake: Pranab Mukherjee conveys grief over loss of lives

President Pranab Mukherjee has conveyed his "sincere grief" and "sympathy" over the loss of life and property in the earthquake that jolted China on 3 August.

China earthquake death toll jumps to 589; 2,400 injured
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China earthquake death toll jumps to 589; 2,400 injured

Thousands of troops and hundreds of volunteers have rushed to Ludian to dig out possible survivors from the debris, but landslides and bouts of heavy rains have complicated rescue efforts.

China earthquake death toll rises to 410, at least 2,373 others injured
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China earthquake death toll rises to 410, at least 2,373 others injured

The toll in the earthquake that rattled southwest China's Yunnan province Sunday has gone up 410, officials said Tuesday

Flooding imminent due to lakes formed by earthquake in China
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Flooding imminent due to lakes formed by earthquake in China

Landslides have created barrier lakes where water levels were rising to pose a new threat to about 800 residents and seven power stations downstream.

Death toll from earthquake in south China rises to 398
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Death toll from earthquake in south China rises to 398

Rescuers dug through shattered homes looking for survivors of a strong earthquake in southern China's Yunnan province as the death toll rose to at least 398 people.

China: Rescuers race to find survivors after 381 die in earthquake
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China: Rescuers race to find survivors after 381 die in earthquake

An intense rescue operation was under way in China on Monday after an earthquake killed at least 381 people and injured thousands more.

Timeline: China's deadly earthquakes over the last century
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Timeline: China's deadly earthquakes over the last century

Here is a list of some other deadly earthquakes to hit the country. Magnitudes as given by the US Geological Survey and casualty figures from Chinese sources

Photos: Massive quake in southern China leaves a trail of destruction
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Photos: Massive quake in southern China leaves a trail of destruction

A magnitude 6.5 earthquake struck southwestern China on Sunday, killing at least 381 people in a remote mountainous area of Yunnan province and leaving over 1881 injured.

Earthquake of 6.5-magnitude hits China, at least 150 killed
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Earthquake of 6.5-magnitude hits China, at least 150 killed

At least 150 people were killed and dozens injured when a powerful 6.5-magnitude earthquake struck southwest China's Yunnan province today.

Earthquake strikes Southwest China, 13 injured
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Earthquake strikes Southwest China, 13 injured

The province's seismological bureau said on its microblog that more than 9,000 houses were damaged, with a dozen collapsing. It said 13 people suffered minor injuries.

China earthquake: Death toll rises to 75, more than 400 injured
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China earthquake: Death toll rises to 75, more than 400 injured

The quake near the city of Dingxi in Gansu province province toppled brick walls and telephone lines, shattered mud-and-tile-roofed houses and sent cascades of dirt and rock down hillsides that blocked roads and slowed rescue efforts by crews trying to reach remote areas.

China: 6.6 magnitude earthquake kills 11, injures 81
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China: 6.6 magnitude earthquake kills 11, injures 81

A 6.6 magnitude earthquake in China's western Gansu province killed 11 people and seriously injured another 81, state media said on Monday.

Live: China quake toll tops 54, several feared buried
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Live: China quake toll tops 54, several feared buried

At least 22 people were killed and 300 others injured today after a 6.6-magnitude strong earthquake ripped through China's northwestern Gansu Province, local authorities said.

Frustration rises from rubble of China's deadly quake
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Frustration rises from rubble of China's deadly quake

Hundreds of survivors of a 6.6 magnitude earthquake that hit southwest China, killing nearly 200 people, pushed into traffic along a main road on Monday, waving protest signs, demanding help and shouting at police.

China quake: More than 2,000 aftershocks felt
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China quake: More than 2,000 aftershocks felt

A total of 2,044 aftershocks have been monitored in China's quake-hit Lushan county till Monday, authorities said.

Earthquake in China: 70 killed, more than 2,000 injured in Sichuan
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Earthquake in China: 70 killed, more than 2,000 injured in Sichuan

The emergency response office for the city of Ya'an said the death toll had climbed to 70, including 56 from Lushan, with more than 2,000 injured.