Scores Dead in China Earthquake


Rescue efforts are underway in southwest China where a powerful earthquake killed at least 100 people and left thousands more injured. The quake measuring 6.6 magnitude hit a remote area of Sichuan province on Saturday (April 20). At the epicentre in Lushan county, rescuers have already pulled more than 30 people alive from underneath collapsed buildings. Water and electricity have been cut off, leaving concerns about the welfare of survivors.