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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

4.6 Magnitude earthquake hits northeastern state Sikkim

Earthquake tremors measuring 4.6 on Richter scale jolted Sikkim on Monday morning.

Mar 27, 2017 07:42 AM

Earthquake measuring 4.4 on Richter scale hits Banaskantha in Gujarat; No damage reported

The tremors were recorded at 3.52 pm.

Mar 13, 2017 19:44 PM

Gujarat: 4.0 magnitude earthquake hits Kutch district

An earthquake of 4.0 intensity on the Richter scale was recorded with its epicentre being 17 km from Rapar town in Kutch district," an official from Gandhinagar-based Institute of...

Mar 05, 2017 17:20 PM

Earthquake measuring 5.0 on richter scale strikes Nepal

According to the National Seismological Centre (NSC), a 4.6 magnitude quake was reported at 9.22 am local time followed by another of a higher 4.7 magnitude at 10.06 am.

Feb 27, 2017 11:03 AM

5.2-magnitude earthquake hits Manipur

The epicenter of the quake was in Churachandrapur district. It struck at 5:32 PM at the depth of 20 kms, according to the National Centre for Seismology, a unit of the Ministry of...

Feb 24, 2017 19:22 PM

5.7 magnitude earthquake shakes Africa's Lake Tanganyika

The quake, which was 10 kilometers (six miles) deep, struck at 6:32 AM (IST) about 45 kilometers from the Zambian town of Kaputa, which lies near the borders of Tanzania and the...

Feb 24, 2017 09:01 AM

Assam hit by 4.5 magnitude earthquake

A ‘slight intensity’ earthquake of 4.5 magnitude shook Lower Assam on Sunday, the met office said.

Feb 12, 2017 21:04 PM

Uttarakhand: Another earthquake hits Rudraprayag

According to the Ministry of Earth Sciences, the magnitude of the earthquake was 3.2 on the Richter Scale and it occurred at the depth of 5 km at 10:51 PM.

Feb 11, 2017 23:53 PM

6.7 magnitude earthquake shakes southern Philippines, kills 3

The 6.5-magnitude earthquake knocked out power in the city of Surigao on Friday, more than 700 kilometres southeast of the capital Manila, and an unknown number of people are...

Feb 11, 2017 08:02 AM