• Thursday, Nov 15, 2018
  • Last Update : 08:46 pm
At least seven killed, 67 missing after...

At least seven killed, 67 missing after...

World

Wed, Feb 7 2018

The magnitude 6.4 quake also left 260 people injured and caused four buildings to collapse

Rescuers scour toppled buildings after...

Rescuers scour toppled buildings after...

World

Wed, Feb 7 2018

The Hualien local fire service said 147 of the 213 residents from the building remained unaccounted...

Tsunami warnings as powerful quake hits...

Tsunami warnings as powerful quake hits...

North America

Tue, Jan 23 2018

Tsunami waves could hit the coasts of Oregon and Washington as early as around 1310 GMT, the Portland...

Tremor jolts 4 northern districts

Tremor jolts 4 northern districts

Nation

Sat, Jan 20 2018

The tremor was felt around 7:15am, measuring 4.6 magnitude on the Richter scale

Magnitude 7.6 earthquake strikes off...

Magnitude 7.6 earthquake strikes off...

World

Wed, Jan 10 2018

The quake's epicenter was located some 44km east of Great Swan Island

Moderate tremor felt in Chittagong,...

Moderate tremor felt in Chittagong,...

Nation

Sun, Jan 7 2018

The magnitude of the tremor was 5.5 on the Richter Scale

Earthquake of magnitude 5.5 strikes...

Earthquake of magnitude 5.5 strikes...

South Asia

Sun, Jan 7 2018

There were no immediate reports of injuries or damage

Earthquake rattles Athens, no immediate...

Earthquake rattles Athens, no immediate...

World

Sun, Dec 31 2017

The US Geological Survey said the epicentre was 79 kilometres west-north-west of Athens

Earthquake of magnitude 5.2 strikes...

Earthquake of magnitude 5.2 strikes...

World

Thu, Dec 21 2017

Last month, a 7.3-magnitude earthquake hit villages and towns in Iran’s western Kermanshah province along...

Strong quake hits Indonesia's Java,...

Strong quake hits Indonesia's Java,...

Asia Pacific

Sat, Dec 16 2017

Tremors were felt in central and west Java and a series of aftershocks stoked panic

'Focus more on risk reduction, rescue...

'Focus more on risk reduction, rescue...

Dhaka

Thu, Dec 14 2017

'Scientific data suggests that Bangladesh is going to face a major earthquake within the next 150...

Magnitude 6.2 quake hits southeastern...

Magnitude 6.2 quake hits southeastern...

World

Wed, Dec 13 2017

Eighteen people were wounded in the quake, which struck in the villages of Hejdak and Ravar in Kerman...

Earthquake of 5.5 magnitude shakes Delhi,...

Earthquake of 5.5 magnitude shakes Delhi,...

South Asia

Wed, Dec 6 2017

Strong tremors were felt in India's capital of Delhi and Uttarakhand on Wednesday evening. The earthquake...

Muhith: People are not following building...

Muhith: People are not following building...

Bangladesh

Mon, Dec 4 2017

‘We do not demolish a building even if it is built without following the building code’

Are we prepared to handle a major...

Are we prepared to handle a major...

Opinion

Tue, Nov 14 2017

With fewer people, more open space, residents of Dhaka would have much better chances of survival in...

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...