Saturday's earthquake in China's Sichuan province, measured by China's earthquake administration at magnitude 7.0 and by the U.S. Geological Survey at 6.6, killed at least 192 people, injured more than 11,000 and left nearly two dozen missing, mostly in the rural communities around Ya'an city. The t Full story
A strong 6.6 magnitude earthquake hit a remote, mostly rural and mountainous area of southwestern China's Sichuan province on Saturday, killing scores of people and injuring thousands close to where a big quake killed almost 70,000 people in 2008.
Visitors tour the Xichang Satellite Launch Centre in southwest China's Sichuan province October 18, 2007. REUTERS/China Daily
A giant panda cub and its mother play by a pond as they take a bath at the Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding in Chengdu, Sichuan province May 14, 2013. Picture taken May 14, 2013. REUTERS/China Daily (CHINA - Tags: ANIMALS SOCIETY) CHINA OUT. NO COMMERCIAL OR EDITORIAL SALES IN CHINA
REFILE - QUALITY REPEATRescue workers rest outside, during rescue operations, after a coal mine blast in Luxian county, Sichuan province, May 12, 2013. The Saturday afternoon accident so far has killed 28 people of the 108 mine labourers who were working in the pit, Xinhua News Agency reported. RE
Children clap around cakes on a table as they celebrate their "birthday" at a temple in Shifang, Sichuan province, May 12, 2013. According to local reports, the children were born not long after May 12, 2008, the time the 7.9 earthquake which killed nearly 70,000 people, struck. The Buddhist abbot t