10 Die in Collapse of Chinese Mine

1 Beijing, Nov 8. -The death toll after a coal mine collapsed in the central province of Henan reached 10 after two miners, who suffered serious injures, died on Tuesday.Three of the 53 miners, rescued after the accident and taken to the hospital, were in serious condition due to injuries suffered after the rock explosion in Qianqiu mine, in Sanmenxia

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Japan: Over 14,600 Killed by Earthquake

1 Tokyo, Apr 29. -The death toll of the March 11 earthquake and ensuing tsunami that devastated the North Eastern regions of Japan, raised to 14,600 and 11,111 missing people, according to the National Police report. Meanwhile, the number of dead rose to 8,793 in the prefecture of Miyagi and in Iwate to 4,283. In the case of Fukushima, the

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Japan Quake: 24,000 Dead and Missing

1 Tokyo, Mar 23. -The death toll from the earthquake and tsunami that devastated Japan on March 11 now stands at 9,408, while 14,716 people remain missing, police said. Raul Castro Sends Condolences to Japanese Tsunami Victims According to these figures, this is the worst natural disaster since 1923 Great Kanto Earthquake, which left 105,000 dead. The Japanese government on

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Japan Quake Death Toll Stands at 7,197

1 Tokyo, Mar 19. -The death toll from Japan�s earthquake and tsunami now stands at 7,197, while 10,905 people were still missing, police reported Saturday. Without ending rescue operations or the recovery of bodies amid continuing aftershocks, efforts were focused on gradually moving towards some semblance of normal life. In the coastal city of Rikuzentakata, construction began Saturday on 200

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