• 7.4 Magnitude earthquake jolts China's Qinghai hours after

    7.4 Magnitude earthquake jolts China's Qinghai hours after 6.1 magnitude quake, 1 dead

    World | May 22, 2021 7:01 IST

    USGS geophysicist Jonathan Tytell said the agency expects “significant economic losses” and damage from the quake, but that it’s centered in a mostly rural area. There were no immediate reports of deaths.

  • a 5.4-magnitude earthquake jolted Gongxian County in

    31 injured in China earthquake

    World | June 23, 2019 16:40 IST

    Thirty-one people were injured after a 5.4-magnitude earthquake jolted Gongxian County in China's Sichuan province, authorities said on Sunday.

  • death toll in china quake mounts to 600

    Death toll in China quake mounts to 600

    World | August 06, 2014 13:15 IST

    Beijing: The death toll in a powerful 6.5 magnitude earthquake that hit southwest China neared 600 today as 4,200 people were evacuated after artificial lakes formed by the landslides posed a risk of flooding.The death

  • 175 killed 1 400 injured in strong quake in southwest china

    175 killed, 1,400 injured in strong quake in southwest China

    World | August 03, 2014 21:14 IST

    Beijing: At least 175 people were killed, 1,400 injured and 181 others were missing after a 6.5-magnitude earthquake jolted southwest China's Yunnan province today causing widespread death and destruction.  The strong quake hit at 4:30

  • 4 killed 10 injured in 5.9 magnitude quake in china

    4 killed, 10 injured in 5.9 magnitude quake in China

    World | August 31, 2013 15:07 IST

    Beijing: Four people were killed and 10 others injured today after an earthquake measuring 5.9 on the Richter scale struck southwest China.  The quake hit the border area of Shangri-La and Deqen counties in Yunnan