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Earthquake of 6.4 magnitude hits China-India border region of Arunachal Pradesh

A moderate intensity earthquake measuring 6.4 on the Richter scale hit the China-India border region of Arunachal Pradesh, at 04:04 a.m. on Saturday.

published on : 18th November 2017

Iran earthquake survivors, sleeping on rubble, ask for help

Icy rains will be coming soon to Sarpol-e-Zahab, hard hit by Sunday's 7.3 magnitude earthquake, which killed more than 530 people and injured thousands.

published on : 15th November 2017

Rare 5.4-magnitude quake hits southern South Korea's Pohang

A rare 5.4-magnitude earthquake hit South Korea's southeast Wednesday afternoon, the second most powerful quake on record, in a country that seldom experiences significant tremors.

published on : 15th November 2017

7.3 magnitude earthquake leaves trail of death and destruction in Iran and Iraq

Iran took the brunt of the quake, with at least 336 people killed and 3,950 injured, while in Iraq the quake claimed eight lives and injured 535 others, officials from both countries said.

published on : 13th November 2017

Powerful earthquake rocks Iran-Iraq border, kills over 400 people

At least 400 people were killed and thousands injured when a 7.3-magnitude earthquake shook the mountainous Iran-Iraq border triggering landslides that were hindering rescue efforts.

published on : 13th November 2017

Villagers in Karnataka's Bidar spend night out in cold, claim earthquake damaged houses

The villagers of Hasanabad in Humnabad taluk of Bidar district spent a sleepless night on Saturday owing to what they claimed were low-frequency earthquakes between 1 am and 6 am.

published on : 11th November 2017

Quake hits Tripura, Bangladesh, no report of damage

The quake hit Tripura and Bangladesh at 10.20 a.m., according to a meteorological department official said.

published on : 8th November 2017

Slight intensity tremor hits Nepal's Bajhang district

According to the National Seismological Centre (NSC), this was not an aftershock of the Gorkha earthquake that struck Nepal on April 25, 2015, but a new one.

published on : 6th November 2017

6.8-magnitude quake off Tonga, no tsunami threat

A 6.8-magnitude earthquake struck off the coast of Tonga Saturday in the tectonically active Pacific region, but there was no tsunami threat, seismologists said.

published on : 4th November 2017

Hyderabad faces118 micro-earthquakes in 14 days

The Head of NGRI said that people did not feel a large number of these micro-earthquakes as they were less than 0.0 in magnitude. 

published on : 4th November 2017

Strong earthquake of 6.3 magnitude hits eastern Indonesia

The earthquake was one of five tremors that rattled Maluku province within 30 minutes.

published on : 31st October 2017

6.8-magnitude quake off New Caledonia, no tsunami threat

A 6.8-magnitude earthquake struck off the coast of New Caledonia Tuesday in the tectonically active Pacific region, but there was no tsunami threat, seismologists said.

published on : 31st October 2017

Earthquake measuring 5.7 hits Kashmir Valley

The last major earthquake to strike the region was in October 2005 when 1,400 persons were killed and vast areas close to the Line of Control (LoC) in north Kashmir were flattened.

published on : 29th October 2017

Tremors felt in Himachal Pradesh

The tremors were recorded at 8.07 a.m., with its epicentre in the Mandi region.

published on : 27th October 2017

Strong 6.7 earthquake hits Indonesia, no tsunami warning

A strong 6.7-magnitude earthquake struck off the coast of eastern Indonesia on Tuesday, US seismologists said, but no tsunami warning was issued and there were no immediate reports of casualties.

published on : 24th October 2017
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