• Thursday, Feb 21, 2019
  • Last Update : 06:23 pm
Chittagong struck by 4.9

Chittagong struck by 4.9

Nation

Sun, Feb 17 2019

No casualties were reported in the aftermath

Magnitude 6.1 earthquake strikes near...

Magnitude 6.1 earthquake strikes near...

Asia Pacific

Sat, Feb 2 2019

The earthquake hit at a depth of 10km (six miles) in the Mentawai island region in West Sumatra...

USGS: Magnitude 6.6 quake strikes southern...

USGS: Magnitude 6.6 quake strikes southern...

Latin America

Sat, Feb 2 2019

There were no immediate reports of major damage in Mexico City

USGS: Magnitude 6.7 quake hits Chile,...

USGS: Magnitude 6.7 quake hits Chile,...

World

Sun, Jan 20 2019

The relatively shallow quake rattled buildings in the capital city of Santiago

6.9 magnitude quake strikes off south...

6.9 magnitude quake strikes off south...

Asia Pacific

Sat, Dec 29 2018

The quake struck southeast of Davao City at a depth of 59km

Rescuers dig through rubble for survivors...

Rescuers dig through rubble for survivors...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Dec 24 2018

More than 3,000 coastal residents were forced to evacuate to higher ground

PTWC: Tsunami warning issued after 7.6...

PTWC: Tsunami warning issued after 7.6...

World

Wed, Dec 5 2018

There were no immediate reports of damage from the quake

Iran quake injures more than 600, but...

Iran quake injures more than 600, but...

World

Mon, Nov 26 2018

The Sunday night earthquake was felt in at least seven provinces of Iran, but most strongly in Kermanshah,...

World Bank offers disaster-hit Indonesia...

World Bank offers disaster-hit Indonesia...

World

Sun, Oct 14 2018

A 7.5-magnitude quake and a resulting tsunami tore through Palu city on Sulawesi island on September...

Haiti quake death toll rises to 15,...

Haiti quake death toll rises to 15,...

World

Tue, Oct 9 2018

The tremor caused widespread panic in the north and was one of the strongest to shake Haiti since a 7.0...

In quake-hit Haiti, hospital labours...

In quake-hit Haiti, hospital labours...

World

Mon, Oct 8 2018

Not only are doctors and nurses lacking the supplies they need, the damage caused by the 5.9-magnitude...

At least 11 dead, dozens injured as...

At least 11 dead, dozens injured as...

North America

Sun, Oct 7 2018

Port-de-Paix, Gros-Morne, the town of Chansolme and the northern island of Tortuga were among the areas...

‘More than 1,000 may still be missing...

‘More than 1,000 may still be missing...

Asia Pacific

Fri, Oct 5 2018

Officials had previously estimated that around 100 people were missing

Indonesia quake kids traumatized as...

Indonesia quake kids traumatized as...

World

Thu, Oct 4 2018

Authorities have set a tentative deadline of Friday to find anyone still trapped under rubble.

UN warns Indonesia quake needs 'vast'...

UN warns Indonesia quake needs 'vast'...

World

Wed, Oct 3 2018

Survivors are battling thirst and hunger and local hospitals are overwhelmed by the number of...

Death toll from Indonesia's quake, tsunami...

Death toll from Indonesia's quake, tsunami...

World

Tue, Oct 2 2018

Rescuers have yet to reach many affected areas leading to fears the death toll could rise again

Indonesia quake: 34 Bible study students...

Indonesia quake: 34 Bible study students...

World

Tue, Oct 2 2018

Arriani said rescuers faced an arduous trek to reach the mudslide and retrieve the victims

Indonesian rescuers hold hope for survivors...

Indonesian rescuers hold hope for survivors...

World

Tue, Oct 2 2018

The number of confirmed deaths stood at 844 on Tuesday

Indonesians turn to Facebook in desperate...

Indonesians turn to Facebook in desperate...

Asia Pacific

Sun, Sep 30 2018

Families are posting photos, descriptions of lost family members and contact numbers in the hope of learning...

Death toll in Indonesia quake-tsunami...

Death toll in Indonesia quake-tsunami...

World

Sun, Sep 30 2018

Indonesian vice-president Jusuf Kalla said the final number of dead could be in the...

Death toll jumps to 384 after tsunami,...

Death toll jumps to 384 after tsunami,...

World

Sat, Sep 29 2018

Photos confirmed by authorities showed bodies being lined up along the street on SaturdayAnother 356...