World  /  Published 15.12.21

Powerful quake rattles Indonesia

A powerful 7.4-magnitude earthquake struck eastern Indonesia on Tuesday triggering a tsunami warning and sending residents fleeing from their homes but causing only minor damage and injuring one perso...
By Reuters in Jakarta

World  /  Published 14.12.21

Quake rocks Indonesia

A powerful 7.4-magnitude earthquake struck eastern Indonesia on Tuesday triggering a tsunami warning, the meteorological department said, but there was no immediate word on any casualties or damage &q...
By Reuters in Jakarta

News  /  Published 27.11.21

Kolkata feels mild tremors of Myanmar quake

Mild tremors shook parts of Kolkata around 5.15am on Friday. The tremors lasted a few seconds and no casualty was reported. An earthquake with its epicentre in Myanmar, which measured 6.1 on the Ric...
By Our Bureau in Kolkata

News  /  Published 26.11.21

Kolkata jolted by 6.1 earthquake on Friday

Later, news agency AP quoted the US Geological Survey as saying the earthquake occurred at a depth of 32.8 km (20.4 miles) near Hakha city, the capital of Chin state northwest Myanmar, sending tr...
By My Kolkata Web Desk, Agencies in Kolkata

India  /  Published 20.11.21

4.1-magnitude quake rocks Assam

An earthquake of 4.1 magnitude jolted parts of Assam, including its largest city Guwahati, on Saturday afternoon. The quake, with epicentre in Kamrup district, hit the state at 1.12 pm, according to ...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Guwahati


News  /  Published 15.11.21

Earthquake Engineering expert Sudhir Kumar Jain appointed new BHU V-C

Jain had been serving his third term as the director of IIT Gandhinagar ...
By Our Correspondent

World  /  Published 07.10.21

20 killed in quake near Quetta

An earthquake of magnitude 5.7 hit southern Pakistan in the early hours of Thursday, killing 20 people, most of them women and children, and injuring about 300, at a time when many victims were asleep...
By Reuters in Quetta

Jharkhand  /  Published 03.10.21

Low-intensity quake jolts state

Earthquake in Jharkhand A low intensity earthquake measuring 4.1 on the Richter scale hit Jharkhand on Sunday afternoon. The New Delhi -based National Centre for Seismology which keeps a tab on eart...
By Pinaki Majumdar in Jamshedpur

World  /  Published 22.09.21

Major earthquake strikes Melbourne

A magnitude 6.0 earthquake struck near Melbourne on Wednesday, Geoscience Australia said, one of the country's biggest quakes on record, causing damage to buildings in the country's second-lar...
By Reuters in Melbourne

World  /  Published 09.09.21

Strong quake hits Mexico

Shaken residents slept in cars and on the streets of Mexico’s Acapulco beach resort on Wednesday, as a series of strong aftershocks rippled through the city after a powerful earthquake that kill...
By Reuters in Acapulco, Mexico


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