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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...

Locals evacuated as Tsunami reaches New Zealand shores after quake

Sydney - Locals were being evacuated from many low-lying areas of New Zealand late on Sunday as the first wave of a tsunami reached the...

Indonesian teams inspect islands after strong quake

Jakarta (dpa) - Military and rescue teams were dispatched to Indonesia's Mentawai island chain on Thursday after a 7.8-magnitude earthquake struck off Sumatra island. There...

Mourning ceremonies held for Taiwan quake victims as toll reaches 98!

Taipei (dpa) - Religious ceremonies were held in Taiwan Friday to mourn dozens of victims of an 6.4-magnitude earthquake a week ago. The confirmed death...

Strong earthquake shakes Taiwan

KUALA LUMPUR, February 14 - A strong earthquake measuring 6.2 on the Richter scale shook Taiwan at 4.06am today. The Malaysian Meteorological Department s.2-magnitude earthquake...

5.5-Magnitude quake hits Northeast Japan  

TOKYO, October 3- A 5.5-magnitude earthquake hit Iwate Prefecture in northeast Japan early Friday, Xinhua news agency reported. The incident happened at 9:57 a.m. local time...

Moderate earthquake hits Fiji Islands region

KUALA LUMPUR, October 1- A moderate earthquake, measuring 5.8 on the Richter Scale, hit the Fiji Islands region at 6.34 am today, according to...

Second quake hits stricken town in Peru

LIMA, October 1- For the second time in less than four days,a 3.6-magnitude tremor shook the already quake-affected area of Paruro in southern Peru...