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Mild quake shakes Los Angeles

Los Angeles, Aug 29 (IANS) An earthquake measuring 4.4 on the Richter scale has struck the city of Los Angeles, the U.S. Geological Survey said. …

6.3-magnitude quake jolts Venezuela

Caracas, Aug 22 (IANS) An earthquake measuring 6.3 on the Richter scale has rocked Venezuela’s northeast coast. There were, however, no immediate reports of casualties. …

7.0-magnitude quake hits Indonesia

Jakarta, Aug 5 (IANS) A 7.0-magnitude earthquake jolted 2 kilometres from Loloan, Indonesia, on Sunday, the US Geological Survey said. The epicentre, with a depth …

Mild quake felt in Himachal

Shimla, July 31 (IANS) An earthquake of low intensity hit Himachal Pradesh’s Kangra district early on Tuesday, the third in July, the weather bureau said. …

Mild quake in Himachal

Shimla, July 25 (IANS) An earthquake measuring 2.9 on the Richter scale hit Himachal Pradesh on Wednesday, the weather office said. No loss of life …

5.8-magnitude quake hits Iran

Tehran, July 23 (IANS) An earthquake measuring 5.8 on the Richter scale shook Iran’s Sirch in Kerman province early on Monday, country’s Seismological Centre reported. …

5.2-magnitude quake jolts Hawaii

Honolulu, June 24 (IANS) An earthquake measuring 5.2 on the Richter caused by the continuous eruption of the Kilauea Volcano jolted Hawaii, according to the …

3 killed in Japan quake

Tokyo, June 18 (IANS) At least three people were killed and over 50 others injured on Monday when a an earthquake measuring 6.1 on the …

5.2-magnitude quake hits Fiji

Suva, May 27 (IANS) An earthquake measuring 5.2 on the Richter scale jolted Fiji on Sunday, the US Geological Survey (USGS) said. The epicentre, with …

Low intensity quake in Himachal

Shimla, May 25 (IANS) An earthquake measuring 3.6 on the Richter scale was felt in Himachal Pradesh early on Friday, an official said here. There …

5.3-magnitude quake hits Japan

Tokyo, May 17 (IANS) An earthquake measuring 5.3-magnitude on the Richter scale hit Japan on Thursday, the weather agency said. There were no immediate reports …

5.1 magnitude quake hits Japan

Tokyo, May 12 (IANS) An earthquake measuring 5.1-magnitude on the Richter scale hit Japan’s Nagano on Saturday, the Met said. No major damage or injuries …

Quake jolts Kashmir

Srinagar, May 10 (IANS) A day after a 6.1 quake shook Jammu and Kashmir, the state again experienced tremors from a 5.4 magnitude earthquake on …

Quake jolts J&K

Srinagar, May 9 (IANS) A ‘moderate’ earthquake jolted Jammu and Kashmir on Wednesday sending people running out of buildings in panic. No casualties were reported …