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World Bank signs USD 300 million loan for Nepal quake reconstruction

Nearly 9,000 people died when a 7.8-magnitude quake struck in April 2015, destroying more than half a million homes.

published on : 21st January 2018

Earthquake of 3.6 magnitude jolts Koyna region in Maharashtra

The depth of the earthquake was 10 kms below the ground, said the IMD's report posted on its website.

published on : 21st January 2018

USGS: Magnitude 6.3 earthquake shakes northern Chile

The US Geological Survey says a magnitude 6.3 earthquake has struck northern Chile.

published on : 21st January 2018

Quake of 5.2 magnitude hits Assam's Kokrajhar

An earthquake measuring 5.2 on the Richter Scale shook Assam's Kokrajhar district and its neighbouring areas today, the Met office said.

published on : 20th January 2018

Earthquake of 5.2-magnitude jolts Assam

An earthquake of magnitude 5.2 on the Richter scale struck Assam's Kokrajhar district on Saturday morning.

published on : 20th January 2018

Mexico shaken by 6.3 magnitude earthquake

Tourist hotspots in Mexico's Baja California Peninsula were shaken Friday by a 6.3 magnitude earthquake but no injuries or damage were reported.

published on : 20th January 2018

12,000 flee as Philippines warns of volcano eruption

More than 12,000 people have been ordered to leave a seven-kilometer evacuation zone, and there are warnings of destructive mudflows and toxic clouds.

published on : 15th January 2018

Earthquake of 4.8 magnitude hits Andaman Islands

According to the Indian Meteorological Department, the quake occurred at 9:18pm at a depth of 10km.

published on : 14th January 2018

Two dead in Peru after 7.3 magnitude earthquake

The threat of a tsunami was ruled out by the Peruvian navy and the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center in Hawaii.

published on : 14th January 2018

Magnitude 7.1 earthquake hits off Peru, damage reported 

The epicentre was  40 kilometres South-southwest of the small town of Acari and centred 36 kilometres below the surface.

published on : 14th January 2018

Shallow 6.0-magnitude earthquake hits Myanmar

A strong 6.0-magnitude earthquake hit central Myanmar early Friday, the US Geological Survey said.

published on : 12th January 2018

Eight earthquakes strike along Iran-Iraq border, rattle Baghdad 

The US Geological Survey said seven of the quakes struck near the Iraqi city of Mandali, 120 kilometers northeast of the Iraqi capital.

published on : 11th January 2018

US ends protected status for 200,000 Salvadoran immigrants

Homeland Security Department announced the end of the 17-year-old 'temporary protected status' which had shielded salvadorans deportation since major earthquakes rocked El Salvador in 2001.

published on : 8th January 2018

Dutch gas field hit by 3.4 earthquake, largest since 2012

A 3.4-magnitude earthquake rocked the northern Dutch province of Groningen on Monday, the biggest since 2012 following a series of tremors blamed on extraction in Europe's biggest gas field.

published on : 8th January 2018

5.5 magnitude earthquake hits Manipur

According to the United States Geological Survey, the earthquake occurred at 12.17 p.m. 45 kilometers from Bungpa Khunou.

published on : 7th January 2018
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