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Sichuan's post-quake construction a 'miracle'

Three years after the massive 8.0 magnitude quake in Sichuan province on May 12, 2008, the reconstruction work has been almost carried out, in an orderly and nice manner.


Residents mourn on earthquake anniversary

Tens of thousands of people have come back to Beichuan county, one of the worst hit areas in the 2008 Wenchuan earthquake, to mourn for the dead as Thursday marks the third anniversary of the massive quake that left more than 80,000 dead or missing.

Post-quake Life

Post-quake life of 'quake baby'

The pretty girl Chen Xingwen was born in a temporary delivery room of Meishan People's Hospital on May 12, 2008. As the first baby who was born at the hospital after the devastating Sichuan earthquake, Chen suddenly became a well-known "quake baby".


Quake-struck town rises to new glory

Dujiangyan in Sichuan province wants to use its relics, pandas, Taoist history and mountains to turn itself into an international tourist destination, local authorities said.