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M6.4 Earthquake Hits China’s Western Region in Xinjiang Province

M6.4 Earthquake Hits China’s Western Region in Xinjiang Province

It has been reported that an earthquake measuring Magnitude 6.4 has rocked China’s western region in the country’s Xinjiang province. This has been confirmed by the United States Geological Survey (USGS), which tracks all geological tremors across the world. The quake was reported in the morning hours of Friday, July 3, 2015, and the exact time […]

Chinese War Veterans Launch Beijing Protest Over Stolen Benefits

Chinese War Veterans Launch Beijing Protest Over Stolen Benefits

Earlier this week, Chinese war veterans launched a series of protests in regards to what they feel are stolen benefits, as well as multiple broken promises regarding medical security, pensions and the like following their efforts via military service over the years. Reports have stated that on Tuesday, June 23, around 1000 individuals took to […]

All 442 Victims of Shipwreck in China’s Yangtze River Have Been Cremated

All 442 Victims of Shipwreck in China’s Yangtze River Have Been Cremated

On Tuesday morning, the last of the 442 victims that perished on the Eastern Star cruise ship when it capsized into the Yangtze River was cremated in Jianli county, Hubei Province. According to the Ministry of Civil Affairs (MCA), the mass funeral took place at the original site of where the ship sank after a tornado […]

Zhou Yongkang Handed Life Behind Bars for Bribery

Zhou Yongkang Handed Life Behind Bars for Bribery

The news coming out of China on Thursday, June 11, has confirmed that the ex-security chief of the Chinese domestic surveillance organization has been handed a life sentence behind bars for bribery, abuse of power, and intentionally sharing national secrets. A probe, which was conducted on July 29, 2014, revealed that Zhou had committed “serious […]

Ship Disaster Strikes China With More Than 400 Dead

Ship Disaster Strikes China With More Than 400 Dead

An 11-day Chinese cruise ship journey came to an end during a violent tornado storm on Monday (June 1) night. A total of 456 passengers were on the ship, mostly consisting of retirees and their families. Just over 400 bodies have been recovered, with 16 survivors and 40 bodies still missing. Of the 16 survivors, […]

China Will Have a Hard Time Earning Trust Again

China Will Have a Hard Time Earning Trust Again

China is indeed the nation that has the highest frequency of cyber crimes. It is expected that the nation at least has some frequency of cyber issues since it is the highest populated country in the world and has a lot of censorship of information, especially on the internet. However, the U.S. has accused China, […]

Yangtze Disaster Could Have Been Prevented

Yangtze Disaster Could Have Been Prevented

The Oriental Star, also known as the Eastern Star, is the ship that sank in the Yangtze River this week with more than 450 people on board. So far, only 14 people have been accounted for escaping the ship, and 12 people were found dead. The rest are suspected to be remaining in the vessel. […]

Yangtze River EF-1 Tornado Caused Ship to Capsize, 410 Missing

Yangtze River EF-1 Tornado Caused Ship to Capsize, 410 Missing

On Monday, a ship carrying nearly 450 people on China’s Yangtze River capsized after an EF-1 tornado struck the area. According to the China Meteorological Administration, after investigating the area in which the storm hit, they confirmed that a tornado caused the ship to capsize. Currently, 410 people are missing, 14 have been rescued, and […]

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