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Slight intensity earthquake measuring 4.4 on Richter scale hit Manipur, says IMD

IMD sources on Monday said that a slight intensity earthquake measuring 4.4 on the Richter scale on Monday hit Manipur.

Jun 19, 2017 11:44 AM

Govt sets up permanent NDRF team in Srinagar to counter disasters

For the first time, an NDRF team has been permanently based in the summer capital of Jammu and Kashmir, Srinagar to undertake quick rescue operations in the event of an earthquake...

Jun 13, 2017 23:09 PM

Maharashtra will witness political earthquake next month, says Sena leader Sanjay Raut

In a direct attack against BJP, Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut on Saturday said Maharashtra will witness a “political earthquake” next month.

Jun 10, 2017 21:44 PM

3.2 magnitude earthquake jolts Jammu and Kashmir, no loss of life reported

An earthquake of magnitude 3.2 jolted Jammu and Kashmir on Friday morning. No loss of life and damage to property was reported.

Jun 09, 2017 08:44 AM

Earthquake jolts Koyna region in Maharashtra

An earthquake measuring 4.8 on Richter scale jolted areas near Koyna dam in Maharashtra on late Saturday night.

Jun 04, 2017 10:11 AM

Earthquake of 5.0 magnitude wakes up Delhi, Haryana; epicenter Rohtak

A moderate intensity earthquake measuring 5.0 on Richter scale on Friday morning hit Haryana, tremors of which were felt in Delhi and other parts of northern India.

Jun 02, 2017 12:16 PM

5.4-magnitude earthquake hit China, eight people killed

Eight people were killed and 11 others injured on Thursday after a 5.4-magnitude earthquake rocked China's western Xinjiang region.

May 11, 2017 10:36 AM

Philippines:‘Hazardous tsunami waves’ alert issued after 7.2 earthquake hit Sarangani province

Pacific Tsunami Centre said there was a risk of “hazardous waves” that could spread 300km (190m) away from the epicentre as far away as Indonesia.

Apr 29, 2017 14:01 PM

Ministry of Earth Sciences to setup 31 new seismological observatories by end of 2017

For now, The NSC is maintaining a National Seismological Network (NSW) with 84 seismological laboratories across the country.

Apr 16, 2017 09:41 AM

6.1 magnitude earthquake hits northeastern Iran, 1 dead

A powerful magnitude 6.1 earthquake struck northeastern Iran near the holy city of Mashhad on Wednesday. One perrson has been killed as residents fled onto the streets and...

Apr 05, 2017 20:37 PM