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Strong earthquake strikes Honshu, Japan

KUALA LUMPUR: A strong earthquake, of magnitude 6.1 on the Richter scale, occurred in the southeast of Honshu, Japan, at 12.39 pm today. The Malaysian...

Moderate earthquake hits North Sumatra

KUALA LUMPUR: A moderate earthquake registering 5.9 on the Richter scale, hit northern Sumatra, Indonesia at 1.57 pm today. In a statement, the Malaysian Meteorological...

2 rakyat Malaysia terkorban dibawa pulang esok

JAKARTA: Dua rakyat Malaysia yang terkorban dalam kejadian gempa di Lombok semalam, dijadual dibawa pulang esok pagi ke Malaysia. Menurut Atase Polis Kedutaan Besar Malaysia di...

6.1 Magnitude Earthquake strikes Eastern Indonesia – No Tsunami warning

JAKARTA -- A 6.1-magnitude earthquake rocked Indonesia's eastern Papua Barat province on Friday, but no tsunami warning was issued, China’s Xinhua News Agency reported...

Embassy to help bring back remains of Malaysian killed in Lombok...

JAKARTA -- The Malaysian Embassy here is making arrangements to bring home the remains of the Malaysian woman killed in the earthquake in Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia. Malaysia's Deputy...

Nine dead, thousands evacuated after north-west China earthquake

Beijing – Nine people were killed and at least 16 others were hospitalized Thursday after a 5.5-magnitude earthquake jolted north-western China, according to a regional earthquake authority. The earthquake shook Taxkorgan...

Strong quake jolts Chile, power outages reported

Buenos Aires/Washington- An earthquake with a magnitude of 7.6 struck early Sunday in southern Chile, briefly setting off a tsunami alert on the southern...

Indonesia’s quake toll revised to 100 as president pledges rebuilding

Jakarta  - The death toll from an earthquake that devastated parts of Indonesia's Aceh province has been revised to 100 from 102, an official said Friday. The...

Death toll rises again after powerful earthquake hits Indonesia

Jakarta - At least 92 people were killed and hundreds injured Wednesday after an earthquake measuring 6.4 on the Richter scale hit Indonesia's Aceh province, officials said. Television...

Two dead, towns cut off after 7.5 New Zealand quake

Wellington  – Two people are dead and there is widespread damage to roads and infrastructure after a 7.5-magnitude earthquake struck New Zealand just after...