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East China subway tunnel collapse

Death toll rises to 10 in east China subway tunnel collapse

Rescuers found one more body early on Friday near the place where the remains of the ninth worker killed in the subway tunnel collapse was found, bringing the death toll in the accident to 10. Full story

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China subway tunnel gives way

Construction workers, cars and a bus disappeared into a huge crater created by the collapse of a half-built subway tunnel in Hangzhou.

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