Category Archives: Hunan Province

A residential kitchen collapsed in Xiangtan: 9-meter pit caused

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On August 25, a land collapse accident occurred in Yuhu District, Xiangtan City, Central China’s Hunan Province in which a residential kitchen of a villager collapsed. The overall dimensions of the pit reached 9 meters in width and 19 meters in depth. But fortunately no casualty was caused. Currently the local government has sent the emergency team to scene, and geological surveys will be followed up.

World’s tallest building “Sky City(天空之城)” to be built in Changsha, China

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Consolidated Report by ChinaAbout.net: On the afternoon of July 20th, the foundation ceremony of the world’s tallest building, the 838 meters high “Sky City” was held in Changsha, capital city of central China’s Hunan Province. The height of the “Sky City will be 10 meters higher than the current world’s highest building of Burj Khalifa Tower in downtown Dubai.

A man jumped into a lake to express love to girlfriend but died

“Do you love me? Jump into the lake if you do”. On June 15 in Shennong Park, Zhuzhou, Middle China’s Hunan Province, a man because girlfriend’s similar request to test his love jumped into a lake of the park and drowned. On Jun 20, both parents reached a compensation agreement involving 50,000 yuan (US$ 8,000). Love passes the test, but life never to return.