5 major natural disasters hit China in August, nearly 42 million affected

Disasters 09/22/22, 21:49

In August alone, China had to deal with a series of calamities, which affected dozens of millions of people. As The Paper reported, China’s Ministry of Emergency Management held a press conference on September 16. The ministry’s spokesman Shen Zhanli pointed out that the country faced numerous natural disasters last month. Shen ...

China warns Typhoon Muifa will make landfall in Zhejiang province

Disasters 09/22/22, 18:20

China has cautioned that typhoon Muifa will strengthen and potentially make landfall in the coastal areas of Zhejiang province on September 14th. The typhoon intensified around 5 a.m. on September 13th and is expected to travel northwest at a speed of 10-15 km/hour before weakening over land. Muifa’s center will stay ...

CCP against nature: Want to eliminate mosquitoes

Disasters 09/17/22, 14:08

On September 14, a proposal by the deputies of the National People's Congress of China turned users on the Weibo social network, one of the largest in China, to make all kinds of sarcastic and indignant comments, reaching more than 64 million entries in a few hours. The deputies presented At ...

Expert: Great disaster struck Sichuan, the human factors

Disasters 09/17/22, 13:25

Sichuan, in southwest China, has been hit by a record heatwave and drought, fires, COVID outbreaks, and an earthquake, all within a month. The earthquake occurred when the city was in lockdown because of the pandemic. Wang Weiluo, a well-known water conservancy expert, pointed out that this earthquake is similar ...

Warning of fake Yangcheng Lake crabs: High temperature delays season

Disasters 09/14/22, 19:59

China News Weekly has cautioned that aficionados may have to wait a little longer than usual for authentic Yangcheng Lake hairy crabs, a Mid-Autumn Festival delicacy in Suzhou city. Prices have risen by a third, and the chances of finding the real thing are as low as 1%. The unpredictable weather this ...

China earthquake death toll up to 74; lockdown deepens grievances

Disasters 09/14/22, 16:20

The 6.8-magnitude earthquake that struck western China this week has killed 74, with the number of missing people rising to 35. The number was updated by Chinese state media Xinhua News Agency on September 7. The tremor shook Luding County in Ganzi Prefecture, Sichuan province on September 5. As The Associated ...

Wang Weiluo: Earthquakes, floods, and disasters prepared by the CCP

Disasters 09/11/22, 16:38

On Sept. 5, a 6.8-magnitude earthquake struck in Luding County, Ganzi Prefecture, Sichuan Province. By Sept. 7, there were 74 people dead, at least 26 people lost, and more than 250 people injured. Wang Weiluo Wang Weiluo is the author of "Thirty-Six Plans for the Three Gorges Project." He pointed ...

Sichuan earthquake: A woman buried for 5 hours was rescued alive

Disasters 09/11/22, 15:52

According to News, a 6.8-magnitude earthquake in Luding district, Sichuan province, caused a hotel to collapse and four people to be buried in the rubble. The hotel's owner, Xu, said that one person died and three people were rescued. Among the survivors was a woman who had been buried in the rubble ...