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Two dead after strong quake hits Guatemala

A strong 6.9 magnitude earthquake hit western Guatemala early on Wednesday, killing at least two people and causing power outages, as well as damage to some buildings, officials said.

Jun 14, 2017, 23:36 PM IST

5.6-magnitude earthquake shakes Guatemala

 A 5.6-magnitude earthquake shook several villages in southern and central Guatemala Saturday, including the capital, according to the national seismological institute Insivumeh. 

Aug 15, 2015, 22:01 PM IST

Flooding in Texas, Oklahoma prompts rescues, evacuations

Up to 10 inches (25 centimeters) of rain fell over 24 hours in parts of Texas, prompting numerous evacuations and rescues overnight and into Sunday, while a firefighter in northeast Oklahoma died after being swept away in floodwaters.

May 25, 2015, 02:21 AM IST

Three Japanese students die in California crash

Three Japanese college students were killed and five others injured when a car carrying them veered off a California freeway and struck a power pole, officials have said.

Aug 23, 2014, 05:40 AM IST

Guatemala earthquake: 52 killed, 1.2 million affected

At least 52 people have been killed, 22 missing and 1.2 million others affected by the 7.4-magnitude earthquake which hit Guatemala`s Pacific coast.

Nov 09, 2012, 08:44 AM IST

Powerful earthquake hits Guatemala, killing at least 48

A 7.4-magnitude earthquake has rocked Guatemala, killing at least 48 people in two provinces.

Nov 08, 2012, 08:16 AM IST