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32 people missing in China landslides following typhoon

32 people missing in China landslides following typhoon

Sep 29, – A rescue operation was underway in Sucun village in China’s Zhejiang province, south of the financial hub of Shanghai, after it was hit by a landslide on Wednesday evening, leaving 26 missing, the state-run Xinhua News Agency reported. At least 32 people were reported missing Thursday after rain-saturated hillsides collapsed onto villages […]

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Woman pulled from rubble after 17 days, brings new hope to Bangladesh

Woman pulled from rubble after 17 days, brings new hope to Bangladesh

May 11, AP – Seamstress Reshma Begum was found alive and relatively well on Friday amidst the ruins of a collapsed garment factory near the Bangladeshi capital of Dhaka. The young woman feared for her life every day for two weeks following the collapse of the eight-storey building on April 24. Rescue crews pulled a […]

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