6 June 2009
Xinhua is now reporting that 79 people have been killed in the catastrophic landslide in Chongqing. In addition, 27 miners are trapped in a mine whose adit has been buried.
Xinhua has also released an image of the source zone of the landslide (showing continued rockfall activity):
And also the landslide deposit. It is now appears that this is a massive and catastrophic rock slope failure: