Saturday, April 20, 2024

Topic: Earthquake

Japan quake: 48 killed, rescue workers underway

At least 48 people were killed in a series of earthquakes that struck Japan on New Year's Day, according to reports. The biggest quake of magnitude 7.6 erupted...

Nepal searches for survivors after deadly earthquake kills 157

More than 150 people have been killed after an earthquake struck remote western Nepal on Friday.

Afghanistan earthquakes: Death toll crosses 2,000

The death toll from strong earthquakes that shook western Afghanistan has risen to 2060, a Taliban government spokesman said Sunday

Afghanistan earthquake: At least 320 people killed, says UN

At least 320 people have died in strong earthquakes which struck north western Aftghanistan on Saturday, according to United Nations.

Massive earthquake tremors felt in Delhi, epicentre in Nepal

Delhi and its surrounding areas experienced strong tremors after a 6.2 magnitude earthquake hit Nepal on 3 October, Tuesday.

Morocco’s earthquake wasn’t unexpected – building codes must plan for them

José A. Peláez Montilla, Universidad de Jaén The Earth’s surface is constituted of several tectonic plates, large segments of the planet’s outer layer, which move...