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Mild earthquake in Shimla on Sunday

Mild earthquake in Shimla : Himachal Pradesh was again jolted by a low intensity earthquake on Sunday, an official said here. There were no reports of casualties or damages. The earthquake measuring 3.2 on the Richter scale was recorded at 3.36 a.m., the meteorological office told IANS.The epicentre of the quake was Shimla region, bordering

Strong earthquake hits Mexico

Strong earthquake hits Mexico

Strong earthquake hits Mexico: A powerful earthquake shook southern Mexico on Saturday as people fled out of buildings in capital Mexico City when the ground was shaking.According to the US Geological Survey, the earthquake was measured 7.5 on the Richter scale 4 km south of Pinotepa de Don Luis with the epicenter at a depth

Taiwan earthquake death toll reaches 14

Taipei, Feb 10, Search and rescue teams in Taiwan on Saturday pulled out two bodies of five members of a Chinese family who remain trapped after a 6.4-magnitude earthquake hit the city of Hualien in Taiwan, raising the number of fatalities to 14, the Emergency Operation Centre said. The rescue mission to free the family

Earthquake jolts Maharashtra's Satara

Earthquake jolts Maharashtra’s Satara

Earthquake jolts Maharashtra’s Satara: An earthquake of magnitude 3.4 hit Maharashtra‘s Satara district on Friday morning. As per the meteorological department, the earthquake occurred at around 7: 11 AM in the morning. As of now, no casualties have been reported. Earlier on January 21, a quake of magnitude 3.6 had hit Maharashtra’s Koyna.

Tremors jolt Rajasthan, measured 6.2 on the Richter scale

Tremors jolt Rajasthan

Rajasthan was rocked by an earthquake on Wednesday for around 10-12 seconds. There was no loss of life or property.According to met department officials, the earthquake, measuring 6.2 on the Richter scale, was felt at 12.36 p.m. People in Jaipur, Jodhpur, Alwar, Udaipur, Bharatpur and many other cities experienced the tremors and came out of

Iran earthquake damage put at over 5bn pounds

Tehran, Nov 17 Over five billion euros of damage was wrought by the deadly magnitude 7.3 temblor that struck northwest Iran and eastern Iraq last week, Iranian news agency Isna said.Most of those killed were in Kermanshah province, according to Iranian authorities.Italian Premier Paolo Gentiloni said the Italian government was ready to aid the victims

5.1-magnitude quake jolts Japan

Tokyo, Nov 3 : 5.1-magnitude quake jolts Japan. An earthquake measuring 5.1 on the Richter scale jolted Japan’s Hokkaido prefecture on Friday. No tsunami warning was issued.According to the Japan Meteorological Agency (JMA), the offshore temblor struck at a latitude of 42.6 degrees north and a longitude of 143.8 degrees east, reports Xinhua news agency.

5.7 magnitude earthquake jolts Kashmir Valley

5.7 magnitude earthquake jolts Kashmir Valley

5.7 magnitude earthquake jolts Kashmir Valley: Srinagar, Oct 29 An earthquake measuring 5.7 on the Richter scale jolted the Kashmir Valley on Saturday night, officials said on Sunday. There was, however, no loss of life or damage to property.“An earthquake measuring 5.7 on the Richter scale occurred at 11.15 p.m. yesterday,” an official at the Met

Earthquake of magnitude 4.3 hits Andaman Islands

Earthquake of magnitude 4.3 hits Andaman Islands

Andaman earthquake : An earthquake of magnitude 4.3 hit the Andaman Islands in the wee hours of Tuesday. The tremor occurred at 1:03 am in the Andaman Islands Region, confirmed K. S. Dhatwalia, DG PIB.No loss of life, injury or damage to property has been reported so far. Further details are awaited.Earlier on October 6, an

Earthquake claims 149 lives in Mexico- Daily Post India

Earthquake claims 149 lives in Mexico

A powerful earthquake shook central Mexico on Tuesday, collapsing buildings in plumes of dust and killing at least 149 people. Thousands fled into the streets in panic, and many stayed to help rescue those trapped. The the magnitude of earthquake on Richter scale was measured at 7.1. The highest death toll was in the state

Manipur: Earthquake of 3.2 magnitude hits Senapati

Manipur: Earthquake of 3.2 magnitude hits Senapati

Manipur Earthquake of 3.2 magnitude hits Senapati: An earthquake of 3.2 magnitude hit Manipur’s Senapati district on Sunday morning at 9:35 a.m.No casualties have been reported so far.Earlier, a 5.4 magnitude earthquake rocked Manipur and parts of Northeast India on August 2. The epicentre of the quake was traced at Churachandpur, Manipur with a depth of

Earthquake hits Gilgit Earthquake of 4.7 magnitude

Earthquake of 4.7 magnitude hits Gilgit

Earthquake hits Gilgit. An earthquake measuring 4.7 magnitudes on the Richter scale hit Gilgit and surrounding areas late Wednesday night, Geo News reported.The Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD) said that its depth was registered at 15 kilometres.The department also mentioned that the earthquake‘s epicenter was 37 kilometers southwest of Skardu. No loss of life or property

Earthquake of magnitude 5.0 jolts J-K

Earthquake of magnitude 5.0 jolts J-K

A moderate intensity earthquake jolted the Jammu and Kashmir region on Thursday. No loss of life or injuries or casualties have been reported.The earthquake measuring 5.0 on the Richter scale with epicentre in Jammu and Kashmir region occurred at 2.28 a.m. today.On June 1, an earthquake of the same magnitude occurred in northern India at

Earthquake of 4.5 magnitude hits Nepal

Earthquake of 4.5 magnitude hits Nepal

An earthquake measuring 4.5 on the Richter scale hit Nepal on Tuesday at around 6.20 a.m. No loss of life or property has been reported till now. Further details are awaited.

Earthquake of magnitude 4.3 jolts Manipur

Earthquake of magnitude 4.3 jolts Manipur

An earthquake of magnitude 4.3 on the Richter scale jolted Manipur on Tuesday morning at around 6 a.m.The epicentre of the earthquake was Manipur‘s Churachandpur district and was located 35 km below the surface of earth. No losses of lives and properties have yet been

4.0 magnitude earthquake hit Assam`s ‘Darrang’

4.0 magnitude earthquake hit Assam`s ‘Darrang’

A 4.0 magnitude of earthquake hit Assam’s Darrang on Monday morning. The quake occurred at 6:27 a.m. The north-eastern region of India has recently experienced tremors quite a few times.On July 19, a 3.4 magnitude earthquake shook Manipur’s Senapati.On July 5, a 3.3 magnitude earthquake shook Meghalaya’s West Garo Hills.A 3.5 magnitude earthquake shook Manipur’s Chandel on June 25.

29 Indian cities and towns highly vulnerable to quakes

29 Indian cities towns highly vulnerable earthquake. Twenty-nine Indian cities and towns, including Delhi and capitals of nine states, fall under “severe” to “very severe” seismic zones, according to the National Centre for Seismology (NCS). A majority of these places are in the Himalayas, one of the most seismically active regions in the world.Delhi, Patna

A mud volcano has been erupting since 11 years in Indonesia

The world’s most destructive mud volcano was born near the town of Sidoarjo, on the island of Java, Indonesia, just over 11 years ago – and to this day it has not stopped erupting. The mud volcano known as Lusi started on May 29, 2006, and at its peak disgorged a staggering 180,000 cubic metres

Two dead, 200 injured as earthquake hits Turkey, Greece

Two dead, 200 injured as earthquake hits Turkey, Greece

For all the Latest news download Daily Post news app:- Click For Android Click For IOS At least two people were killed and hundreds of others injured in Greek and Turkish coastal towns after a powerful earthquake of magnitude 6.7 jolted the island of Kos. According to a report in the Guardian, the quake struck

Two killed in 6.7-magnitude quake off Greece and Turkey resorts

Two killed in 6.7-magnitude quake off Greece and Turkey resorts

For all the Latest news download Daily Post news app:- Click For Android Click For IOS At least two people were killed on the Greek island of Kos Friday when a magnitude 6.7 earthquake shook the popular summer resort holiday destinations of the Dodecanese Islands in Greece and the Aegean coast of Turkey. The epicentre