Quake in China's Sichuan province kills 19, injures 247

By K J M VarmaBeijing, Aug 9 At least 19 people were killed and nearly 250 others injured after a powerful 7.0-magnitude earthquake struck a mountainous region in China's southwest Sichuan province,...

Aug 09, 2017 7:37 PM | Newsscroll

China earthquake: Death toll rises to 19

(Eds: Updating toll, adding fresh inputs)By K J M VarmaBeijing, Aug 9 At least 19 people were killed and about 250 others injured in the powerful 7.0 magnitude earthquake that jolted a mountainous...

Aug 09, 2017 3:09 PM | Newsscroll

China earthquake: Death toll rises to 13

(Eds: Updating toll, adding fresh inputs)By K J M VarmaBeijing, Aug 9 A powerful 7.0 magnitude earthquake has jolted a popular tourist destination in China's southwest Sichuan province, killing 13...

Aug 09, 2017 10:35 AM | Newsscroll

China: Death toll in Sichuan quake mounts to nine

By K J M VarmaBeijing, Aug 9 Atleast nine people were killed and 164 other injured after a 7-magnitude earthquake jolted a remote but popular tourist destination in China's southwest last night, the...

Aug 09, 2017 6:50 AM | Newsscroll

7-magnitude quake hits China's Sichuan Province; 7 killed

(EDS: Updates toll)By K J M VarmaBeijing, Aug 8 A 7-magnitude earthquake jolted a remote but popular tourist destination in China's southwest tonight, killing at least seven people and injuring...

Aug 09, 2017 1:15 AM | Newsscroll

China's investments under CPEC safe: New Pak PM assures China

Islamabad, Aug 4 Pakistan's new Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi has assured a worried China that its over USD 50 billion investment under the Pakistan-China Economic Corridor would be safe and...

Aug 04, 2017 8:32 PM | Newsscroll

China will never allow anyone to take away territory: Prez Xi

(Eds: Updating with fresh quotes and inputs)By K J M VarmaBeijing, Aug 1 Talking tough, President Xi Jinping said today that China will not allow anyone to "split its territory", as he lauded the...

Aug 01, 2017 7:39 PM | Newsscroll

China will never allow anyone to take away territory: Prez Xi

(Eds: Updating with fresh quotes)By K J M VarmaBeijing, Aug 1 China will never seek "aggression or expansion" but will not allow anyone to "split its territory", President Xi Jinping asserted today...

Aug 01, 2017 1:37 PM | Newsscroll

China confident about defeating all invasions: President Xi

By K J M VarmaBeijing, Aug 1 President Xi Jinping today said China will never compromise on its sovereignty and security and its Army has the confidence to defeat "all invasions"."We will never...

Aug 01, 2017 9:49 AM | Newsscroll

China hints at Doval-Yang bilateral at BRICS NSAs meet

(EDS: Updating with China's Defence Ministry spokesman's quotes)By K J M VarmaBeijing, Jul 24 Amid the Sikkim standoff, China today hinted that a bilateral meeting between State Councillor Yang...

Jul 24, 2017 7:38 PM | Newsscroll