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Fire Service DG: We are better prepared...

Fire Service DG: We are better prepared...

Bangladesh

Tue, Nov 14 2017

Brig Gen Engr Ali Ahmed Khan, director general of Bangladesh Fire Service and Civil Defence, speaks with...

Iran ends quake rescue operations as...

Iran ends quake rescue operations as...

Middle East

Tue, Nov 14 2017

Sunday's 7.3-magnitude earthquake struck villages and towns in the mountainous area of Kermanshah province...

What will happen when the big one...

What will happen when the big one...

Bangladesh

Tue, Nov 14 2017

Can an over-populated, badly planned city like Dhaka survive a big earthquake?

Strong earthquake hits Iraq and Iran,...

Strong earthquake hits Iraq and Iran,...

Middle East

Tue, Nov 14 2017

Rescue teams kept up search operations for dozens trapped beneath the rubble of collapsed houses in towns...

Quake shocks Costa Rica

Quake shocks Costa Rica

World

Tue, Nov 14 2017

'We remind you to remain calm,' the presidency said on its official Twitter feed

Strong earthquake hits Iraq-Iran border,...

Strong earthquake hits Iraq-Iran border,...

Middle East

Mon, Nov 13 2017

Iran sits astride major fault lines and is prone to frequent tremors. A magnitude 6.6 quake on December...

4.7 earthquake shakes Bangladesh

4.7 earthquake shakes Bangladesh

Bangladesh

Wed, Nov 8 2017

No casualties were reported in the aftermath

Are we prepared?

Are we prepared?

Editorial

Fri, Oct 13 2017

Creating awareness about earthquake preparation would go a long way. So far, many still remain in the...

Earthquake hits North Korea near nuclear...

Earthquake hits North Korea near nuclear...

World

Fri, Oct 13 2017

The United States Geological Survey (USGS) said the epicentre of the earthquake was located north of...

Magnitude-6.3 earthquake strikes northern...

Magnitude-6.3 earthquake strikes northern...

Latin America

Tue, Oct 10 2017

The quake struck at a depth of 82 kilometers

Mexicans turn to church as earthquake...

Mexicans turn to church as earthquake...

North America

Mon, Sep 25 2017

As another aftershock jolted southwestern Mexico on Sunday, the death toll from Tuesday’s 7.1 magnitude...

Latest deadly quake, volcanic ash spread...

Latest deadly quake, volcanic ash spread...

World

Sun, Sep 24 2017

Officials said there could be some 30,000 badly damaged homes in the adjacent states of Morelos and...

Earthquake detected near N Korea nuclear...

Earthquake detected near N Korea nuclear...

World

Sun, Sep 24 2017

The United States Geological Survey (USGS) said the quake struck around 20km away from the North’s nuclear...

Mexico hit by magnitude 6.2...

Mexico hit by magnitude 6.2...

North America

Sat, Sep 23 2017

No casualties have been reported so far

Tempers fray as search for survivors...

Tempers fray as search for survivors...

Uncategorized

Sat, Sep 23 2017

The 7.1 magnitude quake levelled 52 buildings in the sprawling Mexican capital at lunchtime on Tuesday,...

Salma Hayek- a survivor of another Mexican...

Salma Hayek- a survivor of another Mexican...

Showtime

Fri, Sep 22 2017

As of publication, her effort has raised almost $314,000 and she would match the first $100,000

Mexico quake efforts continue amid calls...

Mexico quake efforts continue amid calls...

North America

Fri, Sep 22 2017

Signs of exhaustion crept in following Tuesday’s 7.1 magnitude quake that killed at least 282

Mexico rescuers work into night to save...

Mexico rescuers work into night to save...

North America

Thu, Sep 21 2017

The girl’s name was not made public, but her family waited in anguish nearby

Death toll in Mexico quake rises to...

Death toll in Mexico quake rises to...

North America

Wed, Sep 20 2017

Hundreds of soldiers, police and volunteers wrestled with the wreckage through the night trying to extract...

USGS: Magnitude 6.1 earthquake strikes...

USGS: Magnitude 6.1 earthquake strikes...

World

Wed, Sep 20 2017

It comes just hours after Mexico was rocked by a 7.1 magnitude earthquake, killing at least 226...

Strong quake near Mexico City kills...

Strong quake near Mexico City kills...

World

Wed, Sep 20 2017

Among buildings that collapsed in the capital were apartment blocks, a school, a factory and a...