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4.8-magnitude quake strikes Bengal

Kolkata, May 26 (IANS) An earthquake measuring 4.8 on the Richter scale struck West Bengal’s Bankura district on Sunday, authorities said. According to Regional Meteorological …

6.3-magnitude quake hits Tibet

Beijing, April 24 (IANS) A 6.3-magnitude earthquake jolted Medog County in Nyingchi City on Wednesday, according to the China Earthquake Networks Center. Tremors were felt …

6.0-magnitude quake jolts Indonesia

Jakarta, Feb 2 (IANS) An earthquake measuring 6.0 on the Richter scale rocked Indonesia’s West Sumatra province on Saturday, but no tsunami alert was issued …

6.2-magnitude quake jolts Indonesia

Jakarta, Jan 22 (IANS) An earthquake measuring 6.2 on the Richter scale rocked East Nusa Tenggara province of Indonesia on Tuesday, but was not potential …

4.1 magnitude quake jolts Gujarat

Ahmedabad, Jan 20 (IANS) Four minor earthquakes within seven hours hit the Saurashtra and Kutch regions of Gujarat on Sunday but there were no reports …

6.7-magnitude quake jolts Chile

Santiago, Jan 20 (IANS) An earthquake measuring 6.7 on the Richter scale the Chilean port city of Coquimbo with no immediate reports of casualties or …

4.8-magnitude quake hits Sicily

Palermo (Italy), Dec 26 (IANS) A 4.8-magnitude earthquake on Wednesday hit Sicily around Europe’s most active volcano Mount Etna, injuring at least two people, Italian …

Over 600 injured in massive Iran quake

Tehran, Nov 26 (IANS) At least 634 people were injured in the magnitude-6.4 earthquake that struck Iran’s Kermanshah province, authorities said on Monday. There has …

6.0-magnitude quake hits Philippines

Manila, Nov 4 (IANS) An earthquake measuring 6.0 on the Richter scale jolted the Philippines’ Lanao del Norte province on Sunday, the US Geological Survey …

Quake hits Japanese island

Tokyo, Oct 29 (IANS) A 5.4-magnitude quake hit off Japan’s Torishima island on Monday, the Met office said. No tsunami warning was issued. The tremors …