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Sunday, 03 August 2014 - 17:45
Update : Earthquake 'kills 150' in south-west China
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At least 150 people have been killed and scores more injured after a magnitude 6.1 earthquake struck in south-west China.

The US Geological Survey said the quake struck about 11km north-west of Wenping in Yunnan province.

One local official said that many houses had collapsed.

State broadcaster CCTV said the earthquake was the strongest to hit the province in 14 years.

Update : Sunday, 03 August 2014 - 07:03

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Earthquake 'kills 26' in south-west China

At least 26 people have been killed and scores more injured after a magnitude 6.1 earthquake struck in south-west China.

The US Geological Survey said the quake struck about 11km north-west of Wenping in Yunnan province at a depth of about 10km.

One local official said that many houses had collapsed.

State broadcaster CCTV said the earthquake was the strongest to hit the province in 14 years.
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