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5.3 magnitude quake hits Ladakh

Shimla, Jan 12 (IANS) A medium intensity earthquake measuring 5.3 on the Richter scale hit the Union Territory of Ladakh on Sunday, an official said. …

Mild quake in Shimla region

Shimla, Jan 6 (IANS) A mild earthquake was recorded in the Shimla region of Himachal Pradesh on early Monday, the Met office here said. However, …

5.1-magnitude quake hits Iran

Tehran, Dec 27 (IANS) An earthquake measuring 5.1 on the Richter scale struck southwestern Iran on Friday with a depth of 38.28 km, the US …

Albania ends quake rescue operations

Tirana, Nov 29 (IANS) The Albanian government on Friday declared an end to the search and rescue phase of the country’s post-earthquake operations. The death …

6.4-magnitude quake hits Thailand

Bangkok, Nov 21 (IANS) An earthquake measuring 6.4 on the Richter scale hit a border area between northern Thailand and Laos on Thursday. The Thai …

6.4-magnitude quake hits Philippines

Manila, Oct 16 (IANS) A 6.4-magnitude earthquake struck the southern Philippines island of Mindanao on Wednesday, authorities said. There were no reports of any casualties …

6.1-magnitude quake strikes Japan

Tokyo, Aug 29 (IANS) An earthquake measuring 6.1 on the Richter scale struck off the eastern coast of Japan’s Aomori prefecture on Thursday, the weather …

Mild quake in Bengal; no damage

Kolkata, Aug 3 (IANS) A mild earthquake of magnitude 3.6 on the Richter scale was felt in parts of southern West Bengal, including Kolkata, on …