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4 magnitude aftershock strikes in Nepal

Fresh tremors measuring 4.0 on the Richter scale joltedNepal's Sindhupalchowkdistrict on Sunday morning.

Mar 06, 2016, 17:31 PM IST

Two mild tremors jolt Nepal

Two mild tremors today struck Nepal, triggering panic among people who rushed out of their homes in open areas.

Jul 05, 2015, 15:15 PM IST

Two tremors felt in Nepal

Two mild tremors rocked Nepal this morning as the country continued to experience aftershocks following the devastating earthquake in April.

Jul 02, 2015, 17:31 PM IST

Another aftershock rocks Nepal

A mild tremor shook Nepal on Sunday in continuing aftershocks following the devastating earthquake two months ago.

Jun 29, 2015, 00:13 AM IST

Five aftershocks jolt Nepal

Nepal was on Friday rocked by five aftershocks, including one measuring 5.2 on the Richter scale, following last month's devastating earthquake that claimed nearly 9,000 lives.

May 29, 2015, 21:27 PM IST

Another mild tremor hits Nepal

Another mild tremor jolted Nepal today, a month after the devastating earthquake ravaged the country killing nearly 9,000 people.

May 26, 2015, 18:51 PM IST

Earthquake aftershock: Strong tremor felt in Nepal

Another strong aftershock of 5.5 magnitude with its epicentre near Kathmandu was felt on Saturday evening.

May 16, 2015, 19:22 PM IST

36 aftershocks of above 4 magnitude rock Nepal

At least 36 aftershocks, including five on Wednesday alone, were recorded in Nepal following Tuesday`s 7.3-magnitude earthquake.

May 13, 2015, 15:01 PM IST

Nature's fury is unmatched, but so is human effort and prayer: Amitabh Bachchan

Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan, who had shot for a popular song from 1983 film `Mahaan` at an iconic location in Kathmandu, is left shaken after fresh aftershocks of earthquake continue to jolt Nepal and India. 

Apr 28, 2015, 18:29 PM IST

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.

Apr 26, 2015, 14:13 PM IST

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.

Mar 17, 2014, 13:08 PM IST

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.

Oct 30, 2012, 13:14 PM IST

Aftershock rocks New Zealand`s Christchurch

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

Jun 06, 2011, 08:53 AM IST

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.

Apr 08, 2011, 20:20 PM IST

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.

Mar 16, 2011, 00:19 AM IST