Injured flown from Everest, aftershock triggers new avalanches
Injured flown from Everest, aftershock triggers new avalanches

The first rescue plane carrying people injured in an earthquake-triggered avalanche that ripped through tents on Mount Everest arrived in Kathmandu on Sunday shortly before a strong aftershock rocked India and Nepal and triggered more snowfalls.

Strong 6.2 magnitude aftershock hits off northern Chile

A strong aftershock 6.2 in magnitude struck offshore northern Chile early on Monday, the U.S. Geological Survey said, following a 6.7 magnitude earthquake nearby on Sunday that caused only minor damage but led to brief evacuations along the coast.

Aftershock: 6.2 quake off British Columbia coast

US Geological Survey says a magnitude 6.2 earthquake off the west coast of Canada is an aftershock of the magnitude 7.7 quake that struck Saturday night.

Aftershock rocks New Zealand`s Christchurch

A 5.0-magnitude aftershock did not generate any reports of serious damage.

New quake causes power outages, toxic water spill in Japan

The 7.1-magnitude quake late Thursday was the strongest tremor since March 11 jumbo.

6.4 magnitude aftershock shakes Tokyo again

The quake occured on shores of Honshu island, 300 km north-east of Tokyo, at a shallow depth of 15 km.