• 5.6 magnitude earthquake jolts Mexico; no loss of life or property reported

    5.6 magnitude earthquake jolts Mexico; no loss of life or property reported

    World | January 17, 2020 8:27 IST

    An earthquake of 5.6 magnitude jolted southern Mexico on Friday morning. There have been no reports of any damage or casualty yet. United States Geological Survey has, however, said that the earthquake was of 5.3 magnitude. 

  • residents walk at their volcanic ash covered village in Laurel, Batangas province, southern Philippi

    Philippine volcano’s quakes, cracks send more people fleeing

    World | January 16, 2020 10:43 IST

    A Philippine volcano belched smaller plumes of ash Thursday but shuddered continuously with earthquakes and cracked roads in nearby towns, which were blockaded by police due to fears of a bigger eruption.  

  • Taal Volcano, Tagaytay, Manila, Philippines, ash, N95 masks

    Philippines volcano eruption: How N95 mask can help you

    India | January 13, 2020 13:09 IST

    People in the Philippines have been advised to use N95 masks than usual surgical masks as a precaution to protect themselves from spewing ash after Taal volcano eruption.

  • 5.3-magnitude earthquake jolts Ladakh

    5.3-magnitude earthquake jolts Ladakh

    India | January 12, 2020 14:51 IST

    Earthquake of magnitude 5.3 on the Richter scale on Sunday hit the Ladakh region. According to the National Centre for Seismology (NCS), the quake occurred at 10.54 am at a depth of 10 kilometers. The tremor lasted for a few seconds.

  • Earthquake of 3.4 magnitude jolts Himachal Pradesh's Kangra

    3.4 magnitude quake hits Himachal Pradesh's Kangra

    India | January 12, 2020 14:18 IST

    Earthquake of magnitude 3.4 on the Richter scale hit the Kangra region on Sunday.

  • Second tremor of magnitude 4.5 near Iran's Bushehr nuclear power plant

    Second tremor of magnitude 4.5 near Iran's Bushehr nuclear power plant

    World | January 08, 2020 15:56 IST

    Second tremor of magnitude 4.5 has been reported near Iran nuclear site. The first tremor reported this morning was of 4.9 magnitude that had struck 10 km south-east of Borazjan, Iran, at 2.20 am GMT according to USGS.

  • Puerto Ricans left homeless after biggest earthquake in century

    Puerto Ricans left homeless after biggest earthquake in century

    World | January 08, 2020 14:01 IST

    The magnitude 6.4 quake that struck before dawn on Tuesday killed one person, injured nine others and knocked out power across the U.S. territory, and a majority of Puerto Ricans remained without electricity early Wednesday.

  • 4.9 magnitude of earthquake jolts Iran's Bushehr

    Hours after missile attack, tremors felt near Iran's Bushehr nuclear plant

    World | January 08, 2020 11:35 IST

    A 4.9-magnitude earthquake on Wednesday has struck near the Bushehr nuclear plant. This earthquake happened hours after a missile attack on U.S. bases in Iraq, and a Ukrainian plane crashing near Tehran.

  • Debris from a collapsed wall of a building litters the ground after an earthquake struck Puerto Rico

    6.4 quake strikes Puerto Rico amid heavy seismic activity

    World | January 07, 2020 22:49 IST

    The quake was followed by a series of strong aftershocks, part of a 10-day series of temblors spawned by the grinding of tectonic plates along three faults beneath southern Puerto Rico. Seismologists say it’s impossible to predict when the quakes will stop or whether they will get stronger.

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    Powerful earthquake destroys natural wonder, homes in Puerto Rico | Photos

    World | January 07, 2020 11:35 IST

    A 5.8 magnitude quake hit Puerto Rico on Monday unleashing small landslides, causing severe damage to properties and a natural wonder "Punta Ventana," or Window Point, in Guayanilla.

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    Minor earthquake hits Shimla

    India | January 06, 2020 9:12 IST

    A minor earthquake of magnitude 3.6 on the Richter scale hit Shimla in Himachal Pradesh on Monday morning. No loss of any life or property damage have been reported so far.

  • Shimla wakes up with Mild quake of 3.6 magnitude

    3.6-magnitude earthquake jolts Shimla

    India | January 06, 2020 7:54 IST

    A mild earthquake was recorded in the Shimla region of Himachal Pradesh on early Monday, the Met office here said.

  • 3.4-magnitude quake hits Himachal's Lahaul-Spiti

    3.4-magnitude quake hits Himachal's Lahaul-Spiti

    India | January 03, 2020 16:33 IST

    Second earthquake in less than 15 hours shook Himachal Pradesh's Lahaul and Spiti district on Friday. The earthquake of 3.4 magnitude struck at 10.46 am, Shimla Meteorological Centre Director Manmohan Singh said.

  • Earthquake of 5.9 magnitude hits Japan, no Tsunami warning yet

    Earthquake of 5.9 magnitude hits Japan, no tsunami warning yet

    World | January 03, 2020 7:30 IST

    Earthquake of 5.9 magnitude hits Japan, no tsunami warning yet An earthquake with a magnitude of 5.9 on Friday struck off the east coast of Japan's Chiba Prefecture, according to the Japan Meteorological Agency (JMA).

  • Mild earthquake hits Nepal's tourist hub Pokhara

    Mild earthquake hits Nepal's tourist hub Pokhara

    World | January 02, 2020 22:50 IST

    A mild earthquake measuring 3.8 in the Richter scale hit Nepal's tourist hub Pokhara on Thursday night, officials said. The epicenter of the tremor, which was recorded at 9:59 pm, was located at the Ghachok area of Kaski district, the National Seismological Department said.

  • 3.7-magnitude quake hits Himachal's Lahaul-Spiti (Representational image)

    3.7-magnitude quake hits Himachal's Lahaul-Spiti

    India | January 02, 2020 21:05 IST

    An earthquake of 3.7 magnitudes shook Himachal Pradesh's tribal Lahaul and Spiti district on Thursday. No loss of life or property was reported. The earthquake struck at 7.38 pm, Shimla Meteorological Centre Director Manmohan Singh.

  • An earthquake of magnitude 5.2 jolted Iran today. The epicenter was 70km SW of Taybad, Iran.

    Magnitude 5.2 earthquake jolts Iran

    World | January 02, 2020 14:38 IST

    An earthquake of magnitude 5.8 with a depth of 8 kilometers jolted northeastern Iran on Thursday, according to several state television reports. USGS reported the epicentre of the earthquake some 70km South West of Taybad, Iran. The area is near the Iran-Afghanistan border.

  • Chile earthquake

    5.0-magnitude earthquake hits Chile

    World | January 02, 2020 8:06 IST

    According to the US Geological Survey, the epicentre of the Chile earthquake was 45.04 km below and was initially determined to be at 30.2741 degrees south latitude and 71.564 degrees west longitude. 

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    Earthquake hits Jammu and Kashmir

    India | December 30, 2019 23:49 IST

    An earthquake hit Jammu and Kashmir late on Monday night. People immediately vacated their buildings as they felt the tremors. According to European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC), the magnitude of the earthquake is said to be 5.3 on the Richter Scale.

  • Nepal completes 83 per cent of post-earthquake reconstruction

    Nepal completes 83% of post-earthquake reconstruction

    World | December 27, 2019 12:21 IST

    Post-2015 earthquake, Nepal government officials reported that 83 per cent of the reconstruction has been completed. The reconstruction work was put on fast track as it entered its fifth year.

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