Earthquake in China: death toll rises to 93

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 China earthquake: death toll rises to 93

The death toll from last week's major earthquake in western China has risen to 93.

A magnitude 6.8 earthquake hit Sichuan province last week . Authorities said they were continuing to search for survivors, AP reported.

Searching for survivors and recovering bodies was made more difficult by heavy rains and the risk of landslides. As of Sunday evening, 25 people are said to be missing.

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