Afghanistan earthquake

Late-night quake leaves 89 injured in Pakistan

Late-night quake leaves 89 injured in Pakistan

At least 89 people were injured in Pakistan today when a powerful earthquake measuring 6.9-magnitude on Richter Scale jolted several parts of the country including areas bordering Afghanistan.

Dec 26, 2015, 14:20 PM IST

Children face 'deadly threats' in quake-hit Afghanistan: UNICEF

The United Nations Children' s Fund (UNICEF) warned on Tuesday that the children in earthquake-hit areas of Afghanistan and Pakistan are facing "further deadly threats as extreme conditions and insecurity cut off communities from aid".

Oct 28, 2015, 05:14 AM IST

Taliban vow to help Afghanistan after deadly quake

The Taliban on Tuesday urged charity organisations not to hold back in delivering aid to Afghan victims of a devastating earthquake, saying militants in the affected areas were ordered to provide "complete help".

Oct 27, 2015, 15:12 PM IST

US ready to send assistance to quake-hit Pakistan and Afghanistan

Offering deepest condolences to those hit by a major earthquake in Afghanistan and Pakistan, the US has said it is ready to provide any kind of assistance to the two countries.

Oct 27, 2015, 07:50 AM IST

7.5 magnitude earthquake rattles north India, Pakistan, Afghanistan: As it happened

A massive earthquake measuring 7.5 on richter scale on Monday jolted north India, Pakistan and Afghanistan, causing widespread panic.

Oct 26, 2015, 23:57 PM IST

Thirteen killed, dozens hurt in Afghan quake: Officials

Thirteen people were killed and scores of mud-brick homes were flattened when a powerful earthquake struck eastern Afghanistan on Wednesday.

Apr 24, 2013, 19:55 PM IST