Chinese drought from climate change hits economy

Record drought has seen the country’s productivity put on hold for more than two weeks

China’s coal mine explosion kills 19 people

A gas explosion in a coal mine in China has killed 19 miners, Chinese media reported. The incident, which occurred in the southwest province of Sichuan yesterday, trapped around 50 miners underground at the Xiaojiawan coal mine where 120 miners were working. Reports claim around 70 people had been lifted out of the mine last […]