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The crater of a rumbling Philippine volcano was glowing bright red Monday, with vulcanologists warning it could erupt within days, sending thousands fleeing from their homes. Volcanic earthquakes and rockfalls have shaken the summit of Mayon over the last 24 hours, after a number of steam-driven ...
Islamabad/Peshawar: A high-intensity earthquake jolted the federal capital Islamabad and various other cities of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) including the provincial capital Peshawar on Sunday but no causality or property loss was reported. According to the geological wing of Pakistan ...

Tehran - A magnitude 5.1 earthquake has jolted Iran's western province of Kermanshah, according to media reports on Saturday evening. Semi-official ISNA news agency says the temblor rocked the Kurdish town of Sarpol-e Zahab, about 520 kilometers, or 320 miles, west of Tehran on Saturday.
In 2016, the India-Myanmar border was hit with a 6.7 magnitude earthquake which killed 11 and injured 200 others. India's deadliest earthquake occurred in 2005 in disputed Pakistani region of Kashmir. The quake which also affected Pakistan and Afghanistan, killed between 86,00 and 87,000 people ...
Lahore: Nawaz Sharif and his younger brother Shahbaz's recent visit to Saudi Arabia had "nothing" to do with a reported "deal" with Pakistan's military establishment to provide their family a relief from the corruption cases, a close aide of the ousted prime minister has said. Sharif, 67, left for Saudi Arabia on ...
2005: earthquake kills tens of thousands of people in Pakistani-administered Kashmir; the U.S. authorizes $510 million for relief, reconstruction, and humanitarian aid. 2009: Pakistan President Pervez Musharraf confesses that billions of dollars in U.S. aid to Pakistan were used to shore up Pakistan's ...

He helped raise funds through his musical performances for the victims of the devastating boxing-day tsunami in Asia in 2004, Hurricane Katrina in August and the killer earthquake Pakistan in October, 2005, the earthquake in Haiti and the Pakistan floods in 2010, and the earthquake and tsunami in Japan ...
ATHENS: An earthquake with a preliminary reading of 4.6 rattled Athens and central Greece on Sunday, witnesses said, with no immediate reports of damage. The tremor was recorded west of Athens at 6.02 am (0402 GMT) in the Corinthian gulf, with assessments giving it a focal depth of 5 kilometres, the ...
An elderly woman and a young girl died and nearly 100 people were injured as a 5.2 magnitude earthquake sparked panic in the Iranian capital and neighbouring areas, officials said Thursday. The epicentre of the quake, which struck shortly before 11:30 pm (2000 GMT) on Wednesday, was just 40 ...
JAVA: A powerful earthquake that struck the Indonesian island of Java has killed at least three people and caused damage to hundreds of buildings. People ran into the street in panic in many areas and Indonesian television showed heavy traffic on roads as people fled coastal areas. There were also ...
Recent shallow earthquakes near volcanoes: Earthquakes often precede volcanic eruptions. ... 7 quakes occurred in 2016 (but none above M8): Papua New Guinea, NZ, Ecuador, Solomon Islands, Sumatra, Chile, Alaska and others - nearly all major earthquakes were located near active subduction zones.
Update 00:06 UTC: In this area of Pakistan separatists movements are active and the central authority can only enter it with military convoys. Update 00:06 UTC: Based on the present earthquake parameters (Magnitude, Depth, population, etc) and our experience with earthquake damage impact, ...
Lasbela: An earthquake of mild intensity jolted Lasbela and surroundings on Tuesday but no casualty or loss of property was reported. According to the geological wing of Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD), tremors measuring 3.5 on Richter scale were felt in Lasbela and surroundings.
Tegucigalpa: An earthquake of magnitude 7.6 that struck near remote islands belonging to Honduras on Tuesday was felt across northern Central America, prompting a tsunami warning for parts of the Caribbean. The quake rattled windows in the Honduran capital of Tegucigalpa roughly 323 miles (519 ...
Islamabad (APP) - A mild intensity earthquake hits south of Balochistan with the magnitude of 2.9 on Richter scale on Friday noon at 12.14 PST. The epicenter of the earthquake is 63 kilometres South of Chamman, Balochistan, with the depth of 3.5 kilometres, Met Office reported.
Islamabad: A mild intensity earthquake, measuring 2.9 on the Richter scale, hit the southern parts of Balochistan Friday noon. The epicentre of the earthquake was 63 kilometres south of Chaman, Balochistan, with a depth of 3.5 kilometres, the Met Office reported. So far, there have been no reports of loss ...
US advises citizens to cancel inessential visits to Pakistan (Source: Pakistan Today). Dubai: Former Pakistani President Pervez Musharraf continues to make headlines with his outspoken views. At 74, the former army chief, who lives with his mother and wife in a tastefully decorated apartment in downtown ...

A medium intensity earthquake of magnitude 4.5 hit Jammu and Kashmir at 4:48 am on Monday, India Meteorological Department reported in a statement. Meanwhile, the security forces gunned down three terrorists during an encounter in Handwara's Unisoo. A civilian also lost his life during the operation.
SIBI: An earthquake of mild intensity jolted district Sibi and surrounding areas of the district on Thursday; however, no causality or property loss was reported so far. According to the geological wing of Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD), tremors measuring 3.5 on Richter scale were felt in district Sibi ...
Islamabad - Tweets apparently by an Indian national predicting some key developments in Pakistan including possible attempt on Jamaatud Dawa chief Hafiz Muhammad Saeed's life, have raised speculation among Pakistani authorities that the twitter handle in question is being handled by Indian ...
Lasbela: An earthquake of mild intensity jolted Lasbela and surroundings on Tuesday but no casualty or loss of property was reported. According to the geological wing of Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD), tremors measuring 3.5 on Richter scale were felt in Lasbela and surroundings.
One Pakistani senator, A Rehman Malik, accused India of instigating acts of terrorism in Pakistan. ... In fact, just last month, Pakistan's own intelligence agency, Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI), sent an information report to the country's earthquake-relief organisation predicting the likelihood of a high intensity ...
A Pakistani court released the alleged mastermind of the 2008 Mumbai attacks, Hafiz Saeed, from house arrest last week. The court said it did not have enough evidence from India to continue to hold him. Saeed's release does not bode well for U.S.-Pakistani relations, and with Defense Secretary James ...
October 8, 2005 - A magnitude 7.6 earthquake strikes Pakistan. At least 86,000 people are killed. May 26, 2006 - A magnitude 6.3 earthquake occurs in central Java, Indonesia, killing at least 5,749 people. July 17, 2006 - A magnitude 7.7 quake strikes Java, Indonesia, killing an estimated 730 people.
The Makran region in southeastern Iran and southwestern Pakistan is considered the most probable shoreline for a major tsunami. Makran is Iran's only ... The 16 April 2013 Saravan earthquake in Makran with strong Mw7.8 killed one person in Iran and 41 in the Pakistani side of Makran. Low number of ...
scientists have warned that there will be a significant increase in the occurrence of potentially deadliest earthquakes in 2018, media reports ...
SYDNEY: A powerful magnitude 7 undersea earthquake struck east of New Caledonia's Loyalty Islands in the South Pacific on Monday, ...
Islamabad: The Pakistan Air Force (PAF) C-130 aircraft airlifted relief goods to Iran on Sunday. The aircraft carried more than 12 tons of relief goods dispatched by the National disaster Management Authority (NDMA) of Pakistan for the humanitarian relief assistance of Iran's earthquake victims. The relief ...
scientists have warned of an increase in the numbers of devastating earthquakes around the world next year. They believe that variations in ...
Islamabad: Pakistan has dispatched a C-130 plane carrying relief assistance for the affectees of the deadly earthquake that struck Iran on ...
Ancient Artifacts Saved from Deadly earthquake Hold Clues to Mysteries of ... CNN reported that it was felt as far away as Turkey and Pakistan.
Pakistan has suffered from it's own share of natural disasters so the Pakistani government, army and people should be able to relate to Iranis in ...
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has offered aid to victims of the deadly earthquake in Iran, insisting enmity between the two ...
The earthquake is the deadliest of the year, eclipsing the one that hit Mexico ... It was felt across the region with aftershocks hitting Pakistan, ...
Recently the ISI was in the news after it issued an earthquake alert. ... Pakistan's ERRA even circulated a letter on the social media directing ...
Quetta: A mild earthquake hit Quetta and adjacent areas in ... The magnitude of the earthquake was recorded 4.2 on the Richter scale, ...
Pakistan's top intelligence agency has purportedly warned the earthquake Rehabilitation and Reconstruction Authority (ERRA), the body ...
At that time leprosy was a despised disease in Pakistan; fearing ... of thousands of Pakistani lepers, and new cases per year had dropped from almost ... She also assisted victims of the 2005 earthquake and the floods of 2010.
According to Pakistan Meteorological Department's Seismic Monitory and Early tsunami Warning Centre, a 4.4 magnitude earthquake was felt ...
In 1947, Pakistan gained its independence from Great Britain. ... is reducing its troops in Pakistan at the request of the Pakistani government. ... September 24, 2013 - A magnitude 7.7 earthquake strikes Balochistan province.
Islamabad: A 5.9 magnitude earthquake struck Pakistan's Northern Areas on Saturday.The tremor, which was felt in several parts of the ...
Tremors were felt in Islamabad and adjoining areas, parts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Punjab, and the Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) ...
Lahore: An earthquake reportedly of 5.3 intensity hit parts of the ... Last year, a 5.4 magnitude earthquake hit Pakistan on October 1 and a ...
SWAT (Dunya News) - According to the reports, earthquake tremors have been felt in Swat and different areas surrounding Swat including ...
One of the biggest earthquakes to ever be felt in Dubai occurred just a ... a powerful 7.8-magnitude earthquake hit the Iran-Pakistan border.
Jakarta: A strong 6.7-magnitude earthquake struck off the coast of eastern Indonesia on Tuesday, US seismologists said, but no tsunami ...
Since two massive earthquakes hit Mexico in September, claiming more than 460 lives, an early warning start-up called SkyAlert has doubled ...
SWAT: An earthquake of moderate intensity jolted Swat and its adjoining areas on Friday. The intensity of the quake was measured as 4.4 on ...
Upper Dir: earthquake tremors were felt in Dir Bala and its ... reports of the earthquake, forbidding people from returning to their homes until a ...
Muzaffarabad-It has been 12 years since the deadly 7.6-magnitude earthquake rocked Pakistan, but owning it to the unfulfilled promises by ...


 

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