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Chinese officials break locks and break-into homes to hunt for Covid-19 contacts

Chinese officials have apologised to residents of a locked-down community in Guangzhou for removing the locks on the doors to their homes. A number of people at the apartment complex in the southern Chinese city had recently tested positive for Covid. Officials were searching for close contacts who may have been hiding in an attempt […]

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China Eastern Airlines Crash: Rescuers find burnt wreckage, no sign of survivors

Rescuers at the site of a plane crash in southern China found burnt wreckage and personal belongings of those on board, but no sign of any survivors. China Eastern flight MU5735 was carrying 132 people when it nosedived 30,000ft into hills in Guangxi. The cause of the Boeing 737-800’s crash is being investigated. Recovery work […]

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China admits damage to fuel rods at nuclear power plant, increased radiation levels

The Chinese government acknowledged damage to fuel rods at a nuclear power plant, but ruled out a high level of radioactive leak. China’s Ministry of Ecology and Environment said the problem was “common” with no need for concern. It was earlier reported that a French energy firm which helps operate the plant in Guangdong province […]

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Viral Video: Bridge full of traffic sways due to strong winds in China

A bridge in China was temporarily closed to public after it was filmed swaying up and down because of strong winds. CCTV footage captured on Tuesday shows the bridge in southern China wobbling vigorously while supporting moving traffic – a mishap that freaked out commuters. According to Shanghaiist, the incident occurred in the country’s Guangdong […]

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China reopens restaurants and cafes with fake meat on menu

As China reopens restaurants and cafes, more plant-based “fake” meat products are popping up on menus. On Wednesday, Beyond Meat started selling its plant-based food in China through thousands of Starbucks cafes. Fast-food chain KFC said it will also start trialling fake chicken nuggets from next week. As China recovers from the coronavirus outbreak, more […]