• Tsunami warning issued as strong earthquake strikes off New Zealand

    News | Mar 05, 2021, 07:09 AM IST

    New Zealand emergency services ordered coastal communities across large swathes of the North Island to evacuate Friday amid fears a powerful 7.8-magnitude earthquake in the Pacific would generate a tsunami.

  • Japan Hit by 7.1-Magnitude Earthquake | Watch Video

    News | Feb 14, 2021, 09:08 AM IST

    Japan witnessed a massive 7.1-magnitude earthquake late on Saturday, however, no tsunami warning has been issued. According to the Japan Meteorological Agency (JMA), the earthquake struck off Japan's northeastern Fukushima Prefecture at around 11.08 p.m. local time (1408 GMT), with its epicenter at a latitude of 37.7 degrees north and a longitude of 141.8 degrees east, and at depth of 60 km, Xinhua news agency reported. The quake logged Upper 6 in some parts of Fukushima Prefecture on the Japanese seismic intensity scale which peaks at 7.

  • Why is North India experiencing earthquakes?

    News | Feb 13, 2021, 11:05 AM IST

    While the tremors felt late on Friday night was the first massive jolt in Delhi and NCR in 2021, government data shows the year 2020 was full of mild earthquakes for the National Capital Region.

  • Earthquake jolts parts of North India

    News | Feb 13, 2021, 07:20 AM IST

    Earthquake tremors were felt in several parts of North India late night on Feb 12. Powerful earthquake of magnitude 6.3 hit Tajikistan sending tremors to India's northern region. Residents rushed out of their houses as soon as they felt the quake. No injuries have been reported so far.

  • Earthquake Tremors Felt In Parts Of Delhi-NCR and parts of North India

    News | Feb 12, 2021, 11:31 PM IST

    6.1 magnitude earthquake tremor has been felt in Delhi-NCR on Friday on the Richter scale at around 10.34 pm. Apart from Delhi, earthquake tremors have also been felt in Punjab, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Chandigarh, Rajasthan and Uttarakhand.

  • Earthquake: Tremors felt in Delhi-NCR, Jammu and Kashmir

    News | Feb 12, 2021, 11:05 PM IST

    Earthquake: Tremors were felt in Delhi-NCR, Jammu and Kashmir, Punjab, Himachal Pradesh and Haryana for several seconds on Friday night after an Earthquake jolted the entire region.

  • Earthquake strikes Delhi on Christmas morning

    News | Dec 25, 2020, 09:22 AM IST

    An earthquake of magnitude 2.3 on the Richter scale struck the Delhi’s Nangloi on Friday morning at 5:02 am, according to India's National Center for Seismology. No damage or casualty has been reported so far.

  • Man pulled out alive in Turkey as earthquake death toll rises

    News | Nov 02, 2020, 11:01 PM IST

    Rescue workers in Turkey extricated a man from a collapsed building, some 34 hours after a strong earthquake in the Aegean Sea struck Turkey and Greece, killing at least 75 people and injuring close to 1,000.

  • Young girl pulled alive in dramatic Turkey quake rescues

    News | Nov 02, 2020, 10:58 PM IST

    When firefighter Muammer Celik reached a 3-year-old girl trapped for three days under the rubble of a deadly earthquake in a Turkish coastal city, his heart sank. She was lying motionless, covered in dust, and he asked a colleague for a body bag.

  • 17 dead, 709 injured in Turkey after strong earthquake

    News | Oct 31, 2020, 04:19 PM IST

    At least 17 people died and 709 injured as strong earthquake of magnitude 7.0 hit Turkey's Izmir city on October 30.

  • Major earthquake with 196 aftershocks kills 26 in Turkey, Greece

    News | Oct 31, 2020, 02:01 PM IST

    According to the US Geological Survey, the major earthquake hit 14 kilometres (nine miles) off the Greek town of Karlovasi on Samos.

  • Magnitude 7.0 earthquake rattles Turkey, Greece

    News | Oct 30, 2020, 07:55 PM IST

    A strong earthquake in the Aegean Sea has shaken Turkey and Greece. Several buildings were wrecked in Turkey’s western Izmir province, according to officials, but there was no immediate information on casualties.

  • Tremors felt in Gujarat's Rajkot

    News | Jul 16, 2020, 11:09 AM IST

    An earthquake with a magnitude of 4.5 on the Richter Scale hit Rajkot in Gujarat on July 16.

  • Earthquake of magnitude 4.7 hits Delhi-NCR

    News | Jul 03, 2020, 07:48 PM IST

    An earthquake hit Delhi-NCR at 7.01 pm today. The magnitude of the quake was measured to be 4.7 on the Richter Scale. The epicenter of the earthquake was traced 63 kilometers southwest of Haryana's Gurugram.

  • Powerful 7.5 magnitude earthquake jolts Mexico

    News | Jun 24, 2020, 08:27 AM IST

    A powerful earthquake centered near the southern Mexico resort of Huatulco killed at least two people, swayed buildings in Mexico City and sent thousands fleeing into the streets.

  • Earthquake of 5.8 magnitude hits Gujarat's Rajkot

    News | Jun 14, 2020, 09:35 PM IST

    An earthquake of magnitude 5.5 on richer scale struck several parts of Gujarat, including Rajkot and Kutch at 8:13 pm on Sunday, reported National Center for Seismology (NCS).

  • Three earthquake in 5 days in Delhi-NCR indicate a major one may hit in near future

    News | Jun 04, 2020, 08:23 PM IST

    In the past one month and a half, the Delhi-NCR regions have witnessed 11 tremors of mild intensity while 6 of them have occurred in the past one month, indicating that a major earthquake may hit Delhi-NCR in near future.

  • Why are earthquake tremors coming in Delhi-NCR at short intervals? Experts debate

    News | Jun 04, 2020, 04:14 PM IST

    Earlier, on 29 May, two quakes measuring 4.6 and 2.9 were recorded in parts of Delhi and in the nearby regions of Noida and Gurugram as well.

  • Earthquake measuring 3.2 on the Richter Scale hit Delhi and Noida

    News | Jun 04, 2020, 10:40 AM IST

    An earthquake measuring 3.2 on the Richter Scale hit Delhi and Noida on Wednesday night. The epicenter was tracked 19 kilometers South-East of Noida, the National Center for Seismology (NCS) reported. The quake was experienced at 10.42 pm.

  • Earthquake hits Delhi, Noida

    News | Jun 03, 2020, 11:20 PM IST

    An earthquake measuring 3.2 on the Richter Scale hit Delhi and Noida on Wednesday night. The tremors were felt 19 kilometers South-East of Noida, the National Center for Seismology (NCS) reported. The quake was experienced at 10.42 pm today.