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Typhoon Hagupit to hammer South China regions

China’s national observatory on Sunday issued a blue alert for Typhoon Hagupit, which is expected to bring very strong winds and torrential rains to south China. The typhoon, the fourth of this year, strengthened from a tropical depression Saturday evening and was observed at waters 800 km southeast of Cangnan County in east China’s Zhejiang […]

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Coronavirus quarantined hotel in China’s Quanzhou city collapses, dozens trapped

About 70 people were trapped on Saturday after a hotel being used for coronavirus quarantine collapsed in the Chinese city of Quanzhou in Fujian Province, the city’s authority said on its website. Video posted online showed orange-clad rescue workers clambering over mounds of rubble. It was not clear how tall the building had been before […]