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USGS: Strong quake of 6.9 magnitude...

USGS: Strong quake of 6.9 magnitude...

Europe

Wed, Mar 29 2017

An earthquake measuring 6.9 on the Richter scale has hit eastern Russia off the coast in the Bering...

Barca’s earthshaking comeback celebrations...

Barca’s earthshaking comeback celebrations...

Football

Sat, Mar 11 2017

Barcelona’s 6-1 win at the Camp Nou on the day overturned a 4-0 deficit from the away leg at PSG’s Parc...

Bangladeshi asylum seekers tricked into...

Bangladeshi asylum seekers tricked into...

Law & Rights

Wed, Mar 8 2017

Japan maintains tight controls on the entry of foreign workers but asylum seekers are allowed to work...

Tremor jolts Myanmar-India border

Tremor jolts Myanmar-India border

Environment

Sat, Mar 4 2017

The magnitude 5.1 tremor was felt in the Monipur border region.

4.0 earthquake in Tripura

4.0 earthquake in Tripura

Environment

Sun, Feb 26 2017

The quake measured 4.0 on the Richter Scale.

Earthquake in southern Philippines kills...

Earthquake in southern Philippines kills...

World

Sat, Feb 11 2017

Four people died and more than 100 were injured after a powerful earthquake struck the island of Mindanao...

We need to be earthquake-ready

We need to be earthquake-ready

Editorial

Thu, Jan 5 2017

There is no way to tell exactly when an earthquake will hit, so the only course of action is to prepare...

Tripura tremor omen of megaquake

Tripura tremor omen of megaquake

Environment

Thu, Jan 5 2017

Dhaka University geology professor and Earth Observatory caretaker, Dr Syed Humayun Akhter, has told...

Reconsidering year-old earthquake...

Reconsidering year-old earthquake...

Environment

Wed, Jan 4 2017

On January 7, 2016, disaster management experts of Indian Union Home Ministry warned that a bigger catastrophe...

Earthquake safety measures

Earthquake safety measures

Environment

Wed, Jan 4 2017

Enough material has been published on things to do or not to do during an earthquake. Mob mentality has...

President moves to open space during...

President moves to open space during...

Bangladesh

Wed, Jan 4 2017

President Abdul Hamid took shelter under the open sky in the Bangabhaban compound on Tuesday along with...

Tsunami threat passes after powerful...

Tsunami threat passes after powerful...

World

Wed, Jan 4 2017

The quake was centred 280km (175 miles) southwest of Fiji's capital Suva

5.2 magnitude earthquake jolts Dhaka...

5.2 magnitude earthquake jolts Dhaka...

Bangladesh

Wed, Jan 4 2017

An earthquake measuring 5.2 on the Richter scale has jolted Dhaka.

Tremor panic kills 2 in Sunamganj

Tremor panic kills 2 in Sunamganj

Uncategorized

Tue, Jan 3 2017

An elderly man in Sunamganj and a young girl died on Tuesday afternoon as direct victims of the 5.5 scale...

Major quake jolts Chile tourist region...

Major quake jolts Chile tourist region...

World

Mon, Dec 26 2016

A major 7.6 magnitude earthquake jolted southern Chile on Sunday, prompting thousands to evacuate coastal...

Indonesia quake toll jumps to 97 as...

Indonesia quake toll jumps to 97 as...

World

Wed, Dec 7 2016

Indonesian search and rescue teams used earth movers to clear rubble and reach what authorities believed...

Two miners dead, six missing after earthquake...

Two miners dead, six missing after earthquake...

World

Wed, Nov 30 2016

At least six miners are missing and two died after an earthquake occurred at the Rudna mine in Polkowice...

Agency: Quake strikes China, Tajikistan...

Agency: Quake strikes China, Tajikistan...

World

Sat, Nov 26 2016

An earthquake with a magnitude of 6.7 struck China's northwestern border with Tajikistan killing at least...

Magnitude 7 offshore quake shakes Central...

Magnitude 7 offshore quake shakes Central...

World

Fri, Nov 25 2016

A strong earthquake off the Pacific Coast of Central America has shaken the region just as a hurricane...

Comparing 2011, 2016 quakes and...

Comparing 2011, 2016 quakes and...

Uncategorized

Tue, Nov 22 2016

Entire neighbourhoods disappeared in 2011 as a torrent of water swept over barriers and carried away...

Large 6.2 magnitude earthquake hits...

Large 6.2 magnitude earthquake hits...

Latin America

Sun, Nov 13 2016

There are no immediate reports of damage or injuries