Earthquake

Earthquake jolts northern Pakistan, Afghan mountain range

An earthquake has struck the Hindu Kush mountain range in Afghanistan.

Oct 29, 2017, 06:23 AM IST

Earthquake hits North Korea near nuclear test site

A shallow 2.9-magnitude earthquake struck near North Korea`s nuclear test site before dawn on Friday, weeks after Pyongyang`s biggest detonation, but South Korean experts said the tremor did not appear to be man-made.

Oct 13, 2017, 10:49 AM IST
Earthquake of magnitude 4.3 shakes up Andaman

Earthquake of magnitude 4.3 shakes up Andaman

An earthquake of magnitude 4.3 occurred in Andaman Islands Region

Oct 10, 2017, 07:29 AM IST

Magnitude 6.1 quake strikes under sea off Tonga

An earthquake of 6.1 magnitude struck under the sea 170km (105 miles) west of Neiafu in Tonga at 1404 GMT on Sunday, at a depth of 10km, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

Oct 09, 2017, 00:40 AM IST
Earthquake measuring 6.3 magnitude strikes off eastern Japan

Earthquake measuring 6.3 magnitude strikes off eastern Japan

There were no immediate reports of casualties or damage.

Oct 06, 2017, 13:54 PM IST
Arunachal Pradesh: Earthquake with magnitude 4.2 hits Lohit

Arunachal Pradesh: Earthquake with magnitude 4.2 hits Lohit

A mild earthquake with magnitude 4.2 hit Arunachal Pradesh's Lohit district on Friday morning. 

Oct 06, 2017, 11:27 AM IST

Mild intensity earthquake hits Andaman Islands

An earthquake of mild intensity of magnitude 4.5, yellow stage hit the Andaman Islands on early Tuesday morning.

Oct 03, 2017, 07:11 AM IST

Himachal Pradesh: Earthquake of magnitude 3.1 hits Chamba

No casualty or damage to property has been reported yet.

Oct 02, 2017, 19:43 PM IST

Earthquake of magnitude 4.5 hits Arunachal Pradesh's Dibang Valley

An Earthquake of magnitude 4.5 on Richter scale jolted Arunachal Pradesh's Dibang Valley at around 5.48 p.m. on Sunday.

Oct 01, 2017, 23:32 PM IST
NASA's heartbeat detector helps search for Mexico quake survivors

NASA's heartbeat detector helps search for Mexico quake survivors

In tests, FINDER has detected heartbeats through 30 feet of rubble or 20 feet of solid concrete. 

Sep 25, 2017, 12:00 PM IST
Mexicans turn to church as earthquake death toll hits 320

Mexicans turn to church as earthquake death toll hits 320

Many have been traumatized by the second major quake to strike Mexico City in their lifetime after a devastating 1985 tremor killed an estimated 10,000 people.

Sep 25, 2017, 09:18 AM IST

Mild quake hits Chamba in Himachal

A mild quake was recorded on Sunday in Himachal Pradesh`s Chamba region.

Sep 24, 2017, 18:07 PM IST

Toll in Mexico earthquake rises to 305

The toll from the devastating September 19 earthquake in Mexico has risen to 305, national Civil Protection Coordinator Luis Felipe Puente has said.

Sep 24, 2017, 09:17 AM IST
In Mexico, frantic rescuers keep up search for quake survivors

In Mexico, frantic rescuers keep up search for quake survivors

The 7.1 magnitude earthquake destroyed 52 buildings in the sprawling Mexican capital early afternoon on Tuesday, leaving thousands homeless and close to 300 people dead nationwide. 

Sep 23, 2017, 17:27 PM IST

China says North Korean quake 'suspected explosion', South Korea says likely natural

The earthquake was detected in Kilju county in North Hamgyong Province, where North Korea`s known Punggyeri nuclear site is located, the official said.

Sep 23, 2017, 17:01 PM IST
Magnitude 3.4-quake hits North Korea; 'caused by suspected explosion'

Magnitude 3.4-quake hits North Korea; 'caused by suspected explosion'

A 3.4 magnitude earthquake has been detected in North Korea.

Sep 23, 2017, 15:11 PM IST
5.8 magnitude earthquake strikes off California

5.8 magnitude earthquake strikes off California

An earthquake measuring 5.8 on the Richter scale has struck off California in the Pacific Ocean, the US Geological Survey (USGS) said.

Sep 23, 2017, 09:30 AM IST
Anxiety mounts as clock ticks down on Mexico quake rescue

Anxiety mounts as clock ticks down on Mexico quake rescue

President Enrique Pena Nieto promised authorities were not giving up the search.

Sep 22, 2017, 18:56 PM IST
Mexicans race to save schoolgirl buried by quake; death toll at 237

Mexicans race to save schoolgirl buried by quake; death toll at 237

At least 237 people were killed by the 7.1-magnitude quake that struck about 150 km southeast of Mexico City on Tuesday afternoon, 32 years after a 1985 quake killed thousands.

Sep 22, 2017, 00:10 AM IST
Salma Hayek donates $100,000 to Mexico earthquake victims

Salma Hayek donates $100,000 to Mexico earthquake victims

Actress Salma Hayek has donated $100,000 to the victims of the earthquake in Mexico.

Sep 21, 2017, 13:34 PM IST