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China power station explosion ‘kills at least 21’

China power station explosion ‘kills at least 21’

Aug  11, – The blast, which Xinhua said happened in a high-pressure steam pipeline, came a day before the first anniversary of giant explosions that killed at least 165 people in the northern port city of Tianjin. A pipeline explosion at a power station in China killed at least 21 people and injured five more […]

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China’s Cabinet announced broad measures to curb air pollution

China’s Cabinet announced broad measures to curb air pollution

June 17, AP – The broad measures approved by the State Council include putting strict controls in place for industries that produce large amounts of waste and pollution, but it will likely be up to local governments to work out the details. China’s Cabinet has announced measures to curb the country’s notorious air pollution, one […]

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Expert warns renewed signs of activity at Philippine volcano

Expert warns renewed signs of activity at Philippine volcano

June 2, AP – A Philippine volcano that killed five people last month in a huge ash explosion is showing renewed signs of activity, a government volcanologist warned on Saturday. The picturesque Mayon volcano is bulging near its edifice, emitting more gas, and has a noticeable glow at its cone, resident volcanologist Ed Laguerta said […]

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