World  /  Published 26.06.22

Taliban plea for more quake aid

Vital medical supplies reached hospitals on Saturday in the remote area of Afghanistan hit by an earthquake that killed more than 1,000 people this week, as the country’s Taliban government appe...
By Reuters in Kabul

World  /  Published 25.06.22

Afghan aftershocks kill five

Five people were killed on Friday in eastern Afghanistan after fresh tremors shook areas close to the epicentre of Wednesday’s 6.1 magnitude earthquake, a senior Afghan official said. ...
By AP/PTI in Gayan, Afghanistan

News  /  Published 24.06.22

Researchers discuss seismic disaster at IIT Guwahati symposium

The conference emphasised on the role of learning from historic earthquakes, confined masonry, role of local soil in amplifying ground shaking etc ...
By Our Correspondent

Science Tech  /  Published 24.06.22

What causes earthquakes in Afghanistan?

A large earthquake that struck Afghanistan Wednesday has killed hundreds of people. What caused it?Wednesday's 5.9 magnitude earthquake in eastern Afghanistan has killed at least 920 people, accor...
By Deutsche Welle

World  /  Published 24.06.22

Afghan quake: India ready to provide aid

India said it is ready to provide assistance and support to the people of Afghanistan in their hour of need as a devastating earthquake killed nearly 1000 people, destroyed houses and displaced severa...
By Yoshita Singh in United Nations


World  /  Published 24.06.22

Afghan race to help survivors

Afghan authorities struggled on Thursday to reach a remote area hit by an earthquake that killed 1,000 people but poor communications and a lack of proper roads hampered their efforts, officials said....
By Reuters, New York Times News Service

World  /  Published 24.06.22

Mud homes no match for the quake

The house, a structure of mud and wood-like man y others in southeastern Afghanistan shook when the earthquake hit after 1am on Wednesday, and Mohammad Azam Qanuni thought the roof was going to cave i...
By Najim Rahim

World  /  Published 23.06.22

Afghan: Rescue efforts continue

Rescuers in eastern Afghanistan have been working around the clock in a frantic effort to free people from the rubble of their homes after a powerful earthquake killed at least 1,000 people in the mou...
By Deutsche Welle

World  /  Published 23.06.22

30 Pak tribals die

At least 30 Pakistani tribal people, who were displaced during a military operation in 2014 and fled across the border, died in the powerful earthquake that hit a rural, mountainous region of eastern ...
By Sajjad Hussain in Islamabad

India  /  Published 23.06.22

Tremors felt in Karnataka

An earthquake measuring 3.4 on the Richter scale shook parts of Hassan district and neighbouring regions in Karnataka in the wee hours of Thursday, a disaster management official said. The earthquake...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Bengaluru


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