Strong earthquake jolts southwest China
The earthquake measuring to 8.0 from 7.8 on the Richter scale jolted Wenchuan County, Sichuan Province in southwest China at 2:28 pm on May 12 and affected eight provinces and municipality including Sichuan, Gansu, Shaanxi, Chongqing, Yunnan, Shanxi, Guizhou and Hubei.

Two mothers take their sons to visit an exhibition about the Sichuan earthquake at the China People¡¯s Revolution Military Museum in Beijing yesterday. The exhibition focuses on the rescue work conducted after the quake. It has received around 300,000 visitors since it opened on September 20. ¡ª Xinhua
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China honors outstanding anti-quake organzations, individuals (8/10 17:33)
A ceremony was held in Beijing today to honor organizations and individuals who made major contributions to the relief work after the May 12 earthquake struck southwest China.

All freshmen from China quake zones in college: ministry  (22/9 16:19)
All eligible freshmen from areas hit by the May 12 earthquake have enrolled in colleges and universities around the nation with government assistance, China's Ministry of Education said today.

Survey: Sichuan quake survivors satisfied with gov't work  (19/9 10:08)
Most survivors of the May 12 earthquake in southwest China's Sichuan Province highly praised the central and local governments and volunteers for their performance in the reconstruction work, a private survey showed yesterday.

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  • A tribute to the fallen
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  • Hu lauds public spirit in quake relief efforts
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  • China discipline watchdogs call for tighter quake reconstruction supervision
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  • Premier: China to compile quake victim name list
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  • Yao Ming builds school in quake-hit Sichuan
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  • Chinese auditors to scrutinize use of post-quake reconstruction fund
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  • Earthquakes rattle Xigaze of Tibet, no casualties
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  • Almost 200 penalized for discipline violations in China quake relief
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  • Quake-hit Sichuan draws overseas investment
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  • Taiwan donation delivered through ARATS to quake zones
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  • Tent lessons for quake pupils
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  • Quake-hit Sichuan faces large financial gap for reconstruction
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  • Top Chinese official vows punishment for quake relief corruption
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  • Earthquake toll rises as nation counts costs
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