6.8 MAGNITUDE EARTHQUAKE
At least 18 dead, hundreds hurt as 6.8-magnitude earthquake hits eastern Turkey
A 6.8-magnitude earthquake rocked a sparsely-populated part o...
At least 18 dead, hundreds hurt as quake hits eastern Turkey
Thirteen people were killed in Elazig and five more in the neighbouring province...
Strong 6.8 magnitude earthquake strikes off Greece: USGS
USGS said the quake, which struck at a depth of 16.6 kilometres (10 miles), was preceded by a shake of 5.0 and followed by a series of smaller aftershocks.
Earthquake claims one life in Bihar's Kishanganj district
A powerful earthquake measuring 6.8 on the Richter Scale rocked the Eastern region states, including Bihar, early this morning.
Strong quake jolts Chile; magnitude 6.8
Skyscrapers swayed in the capital of Santiago, and in the inland town of Cauquenes, mothers ran into the streets carrying babies in their arms.
Disruption of TV signals, mobiles may help predict earthquakes (Comment)
A moderate 5.8 magnitude earthquake hit Uttarakhand on the night of February 6. As usual, there was the news rush -- breaking news, specialists' comments and the like. But the earthquake news was somewhat eclipsed by the current charged election environment.
Strong earthquake jolts North India, Pakistan and Afghanistan
A powerful 6.8 magnitude earthquake on the Richter scale shook parts of India, Afghanistan and Pakistan on Sunday evening, officials and residents said.
Earthquake of 4.3 magnitude hits North East
There have been no reports of any damage or injury after the quake.
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A powerful 7.5 magnitude earthquake struck Afghanistan's Hindu Kush region Monday, with strong tremors felt in Kabul, Islamabad and New Delhi.
Strong quake hits Costa Rica, no reports of major damage
The quake, initially measured as much as 6.8 magnitude, was centered 43 miles (69 km) southwest of San Jose at a depth of 12.3 miles (20 km), the USGS said.
Massive rescue and relief operations mounted in earthquake-hit Manipur
NDRF teams have been deployed in the worst-hit Tamenglong district, epicentre of the quake, while another is on standby in Silchar in Assam.
Earthquake strikes off Panama, no major damage reported
The quake of 6.8 magnitude hit about 130 km (81 miles) south of the western city of David in Chiriqui province at a depth of 10 km, the US Geological Survey reported.
Two light intensity quakes hit northeast in early hours
Four hours later at 5:19 AM, a second quake of magnitude 3.7, hit Karbi in Assam at the depth of 33 km.
Eight dead as quake jolts Manipur, Assam; two NDRF units lead rescue operations
According to state government, around 200 houses were completely damaged and over 600 partially affected by the disaster.
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