Hunan residents accuse government of downplaying flood disaster

Disasters 06/12/22, 23:14

According to Chinese overseas media, people in many flooded areas in Hunan accuse the local authorities of concealing information to downplay the disaster. A resident of Zhuzhou, Hunan named Guo said it’s been raining every day for the past half month. The flood severely damaged his house. Though ​​​​the sidewalks along ...

Landslides hit 4 villages in Guangxi, at least 7 dead and 1 missing

Disasters 06/12/22, 01:35

As reported by China News, landslides occurred on June 9 in many villages in Guangxi Province due to recent heavy rainfall, killing at least seven people, with one person missing. Four villages, including Dacun and Gaotang in Xinfeng Town; Daluodong and Yangdao in Longsheng Town, have been affected by the heavy ...

The Three Gorges Dam project may have caused 1998’s historic flooding

Disasters 06/11/22, 02:56

China has recently seen several major disasters. Since May 8, 2022, this country has been hit by heavy rainfall and flooding, damaging infrastructure in different areas. Recent incident in Hunan and no-warning discharged floods in the south  Netizens recently got angry because the government discharged floods from dams without warning, disregarding the ...

Fire in Zhejiang, people jump from building to escape

Disasters 06/11/22, 01:54

According to Timednews, a fire broke out on the second floor of Building 18, Hangzhou Bay Building Materials Market in Zhejiang Province at about 10 am on June 9.  A video posted by netizens shows that the entire building materials market was billowing with smoke, reaching hundreds-of-meters high, obscuring the sky ...

Severe floods wash crops away in Jilin

Disasters 06/10/22, 00:35

Heavy rains and floods have occurred all over China since May. A video shows Banshi town, Jilin province suffering severe flooding.  Crops are ripe, and it’s time to harvest, but floods have washed all of them away. According to the China Meteorological Administration, torrential heavy rain started to hit  Jilin on the night ...

Guangxi: Xijiang River flood hits many places

Disasters 06/09/22, 23:56

From the beginning of June until now, many places in China, especially in the south, have suffered torrential rain causing local floods. The water levels of many rivers in Guangxi Province have continued to rise. Many villages flooded in the past two days, and people took to boats to get ...

Guangxi flood victims: No warning of reservoir flood discharge

Disasters 06/08/22, 23:30

Since June, heavy rains have been pouring into many parts of southern China. Flooding has occurred in eight provinces, including Guangxi. Many rivers in Guangxi are overflooded, harming residents. On June 5, Liuzhou, a city in north-central Guangxi, suffered the worst flooding this year. The town of Yanjiangmen was submerged ...

Jiangxi floods rise, people are angry and suspicious of the Chinese regime

Disasters 06/08/22, 17:51

On June 6, heavy rain caused flooding in Ganxian District (Ganxian), Ganzhou City (Ganzhou), Jiangxi Province. Nearly 1,000 people there were evacuated after being stranded in flood. Many towns and villages were severely damaged. Some elementary and middle schools were closed. Mainland media channel NetEase, citing information from China's central broadcaster ...

Floods hit many places in Hunan, people cry helplessly

Disasters 06/07/22, 08:30

Hunan Province has been hit by heavy rainfall since June 1. As a result, numerous floods occurred in many places, and about 280,000 people were affected. According to an online video, on June 3, floods hit various parts of Hunan, from cities to villages. Yiyang City's farmland was in flood. The roads ...