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Quake repairs in Sichuan costly

Quake repairs in Sichuan costly

Sichuan province will invest 11.8 billion yuan ($1.78 billion) in the post-earthquake reconstruction of Jiuzhaigou, a scenic area on the UNESCO World Natural Heritage list.

Eda Menpa's major shift (II): From Herders to Shareholders

Eda Menpa's major shift (II): From Herders to Shareholders

Editor's note: The Sichuan-Tibet Plateau, a beautiful region that reaches toward the heavens, is place showered with blue skies, covered in white clouds, and dotted snow-covered mountains, but recently, ..

A tapestry of achievement: Eda Menpa's major shift (I)

A tapestry of achievement: Eda Menpa's major shift (I)

The Sichuan-Tibet Plateau, a beautiful region that reaches toward the heavens, is place showered with blue skies, covered in white clouds, and dotted snow-covered mountains, but recently, something truly ..

Image of four snow leopards shot in SW China

Image of four snow leopards shot in SW China

A nature reserve in southwest China's Sichuan on Sunday disclosed a video footage of four snow leopards together in the same picture, a rare scene first taken in the province.

A Tibetan village's journey to prosperity

A Tibetan village's journey to prosperity

On a Fall October day, a dozen villagers are working on slopes in the village of Erguxi in Li County of Aba, southwest China's Sichuan Province, at an altitude of 3,000 meters.

China opens world's highest road tunnel

China opens world's highest road tunnel

The world's highest road tunnel opened to traffic in southwest China's Sichuan Province on Tuesday, 15 years after the project was started.

Farm machinery helps villagers with harvest on the plateau

Farm machinery helps villagers with harvest on the plateau

Villagers of Gurum Township, Doilungdeqen District, Lhasa, Tibet Autonomous Region, harvested the wheat with reaper, September 14. In September, enters busy season autumn harvest. Bustling scenes can be seen ..

Scenery of Jiuzhaigou after earthquake

Scenery of Jiuzhaigou after earthquake

Scenery of the Shuzhengqun Lakes in Jiuzhaigou Scenic Area is still beautiful after earthquake hit County southwest China's Sichuan Province on August 8. ..

Searchers combing area for earthquake victims

Searchers combing area for earthquake victims

Rescuers were still searching on Thursday for more people that might be trapped in the mountainous area of earthquake-hit Jiuzhaigou Sichuan province, while death toll climbed by one to 20, according local ..

Death toll rises to 20 after strong earthquake

Death toll rises to 20 after strong earthquake

The death toll has risen to 20, with 431 injured, after a 7.0-magnitude earthquake in southwest China's Sichuan Province Tuesday night, local authorities confirmed Thursday.

9 killed in 7.0-magnitude quake in SW China

9 killed in 7.0-magnitude quake in SW China

Death toll from the 7.0-magnitude earthquake which struck a remote area in southwest China's Sichuan Province Tuesday night has risen to nine, information office of provincial government said on Wednesday. ..

Overseas students experience Tibetan culture in SW China

Overseas students experience Tibetan culture in SW China

On August 1, twenty students from 10 countries including Russia, Poland, and Yemen attended the "2017 Overseas Students' Tour of Sichuan" left for Garze Aba southwest China's Sichuan Province to experience ..

Garze: land of glory (III)

Garze: land of glory (III)

​In Tibet and Tibetan-inhabited areas in Qinghai, Yunnan, Sichuan Gansu provinces, there tend to be few nunneries, especially Gelug sect nunneries. But strangely, are a lot of nunneries Garze County: out the ..

Garze: land of glory (II)

Garze: land of glory (II)

​The present Garze County is still a large city on the Kham plateau.Although registered population only around 25,000, actual more than 60,000 including migrants. People from surrounding counties prefer to ..

Garze: land of glory (I)

Garze: land of glory (I)

Garze Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture in southwest China's Sichuan province is named after one of its counties which called County. However, the prefectural capital not County, but Kangding. ..