China Earthquake

5.4 magnitude quake hits China, no casualties reported

5.4 magnitude quake hits China, no casualties reported

An earthquake measuring 5.4 on the Richter scale struck China's Sichuan province on Saturday with no immediate reports of casualties or damage.

Sep 30, 2017, 14:03 PM IST
China Sichuan quake: 12 dead, 164 injured; death toll expected to go up

China Sichuan quake: 12 dead, 164 injured; death toll expected to go up

SHANGHAI - Twelve people have been killed, including six tourists, and 164 injured in an earthquake that struck a remote and mountainous part of southwest China`s Sichuan province, the local govern

Aug 09, 2017, 06:43 AM IST
Earthquake rattles remote part of China's Sichuan province; 7 dead, 100 tourists trapped

Earthquake rattles remote part of China's Sichuan province; 7 dead, 100 tourists trapped

As per Xinhua, the earthquake hit Jiuzhaigou County at 9:19 pm (Beijing Time).

Aug 08, 2017, 19:47 PM IST
China's Tibetan region hit with moderate 5.1 magnitude earthquake

China's Tibetan region hit with moderate 5.1 magnitude earthquake

Southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region was on Monday hit with a moderate  5.1-magnitude earthquake. However, there were no reports of casualties and major damage.

Dec 05, 2016, 16:45 PM IST

China's Tibetian region hit by earthquake measuring 5.1 magnitude

There was no report of casualties and damage to houses, officials were quoted as saying by sate-run Xinhua news agency.

Dec 05, 2016, 16:43 PM IST

Magnitude 6.1 earthquake jolts central China

A magnitude 6.1 earthquake struck central China on Wednesday, the U.S Geological Survey said.

Jan 20, 2016, 23:42 PM IST

6.1 magnitude earthquake in China`s Xinjiang: USGS

An earthquake with a magnitude of 6.1 struck China`s far western region of Xinjiang on Friday, the US Geological Survey said.

Jul 03, 2015, 07:42 AM IST

One injured, 13,000 affected in China quake

At least one woman was injured and over 13,000 people were affected on Monday when a moderate 5.5-magnitude earthquake jolted China's southwest Guizhou Province, the biggest tremor to hit the area in over six decades.

Mar 30, 2015, 23:04 PM IST

Moderate quake jolts China's county

 A 4.1-magnitude earthquake struck China's Ludian County in southwestern Yunnan Province early today, the China Earthquake Networks Centre said.

Oct 27, 2014, 10:24 AM IST

China earthquake leaves 300 injured, one dead

 A strong earthquake that hit southwest China`s mountainous Yunnan province has killed one person, and left more than 300 people injured as well as 50,000 displaced, state media said Wednesday.

Oct 08, 2014, 06:03 AM IST

Strong 6.0-magnitude quake hits China`s Yunnan province

 A strong 6.0-magnitude earthquake hit southwest China`s mountainous Yunnan province late Tuesday, killing at least one person and injuring dozens of others.

Oct 08, 2014, 04:53 AM IST

China quake toll rises to 589

The toll in the earthquake that rocked China Sunday has climbed to 589, officials said Wednesday.

Aug 06, 2014, 11:23 AM IST

China earthquake death toll passes 400

More than 400 people have died in an earthquake that devastated a Chinese village, state media said Tuesday, as relatives faced the stark probability that rescuers would only find the remains of their loved ones.

Aug 05, 2014, 14:37 PM IST

6.1 magnitude quake hits southwest China; 43 injured

At least 43 people were injured and 35,000 others evacuated after the 6.1-magnitude earthquake jolted a county in China`s southwestern Yunnan Province.

May 31, 2014, 09:28 AM IST

Quake jolts southwest China, 21 injured

At least 21 people were injured and several houses collapsed when a 5.3-magnitude quake on Saturday struck a town in southwest China, where the country`s second biggest dam is located.

Apr 05, 2014, 07:15 AM IST

Moderate quake shakes Chinese city, no casualty reported

A 5.3-magnitude earthquake struck Hunchun city in north-east China`s Jilin Province in the early hours on Wednesday.

Oct 30, 2013, 11:40 AM IST

1.20 lakh people affected by quakes in China

Over 1.20 lakh people have been affected by a string of earthquakes in China`s Yunnan Province in the past few days, state media reported on Monday.

Sep 02, 2013, 19:33 PM IST

5.9 magnitude quake hits China, 4 killed

Four people were killed and 10 others injured on Saturday after an earthquake measuring 5.9 on the Richter scale struck southwest China.

Aug 31, 2013, 09:34 AM IST

87 injured, 45,000 homes damaged in China quake

At least 87 people were injured and over 45,000 homes damaged when a 6.1 magnitude earthquake jolted parts of Tibet on Wednesday.

Aug 14, 2013, 15:01 PM IST

4.5-magnitude earthquake hits NW China

A moderate 4.5-magnitude earthquake jolted Wenxian county in northwest China on Saturday.

Jul 27, 2013, 10:14 AM IST