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Greek holiday island battles to recover from deadly quake

2017-07-22 20:15

The Greek holiday island of Kos is struggling to recover from a quake that killed two people and injured hundreds, with tourists facing flight delays and the damaged main harbour closed for a second day.

Two killed as strong earthquake hits Greece and Turkey

2017-07-21 05:18

Deaths on Greek island of Kos as magnitude 6.7 earthquake shakes Greek Dodecanese Islands and Turkey's Aegean coast.

Strong aftershock follows damaging quake in Philippines

2017-07-10 10:22

The strongest aftershock yet has shaken the central Philippines following last week's 6.5-magnitude earthquake that damaged a power plant and other buildings.

Second quake in eight days hits Guatemala

2017-06-22 16:19

A 6.8 magnitude earthquake has hit near Guatemala's coast just eight days after another strong tremor killed five people.

Magnitude 6.9 quake reported in Guatemala

2017-06-14 15:44

The US Geological Survey says a magnitude 6.9 earthquake has been reported 8km southwest of Tajumulco, Guatemala.

Strong, shallow earthquake rattles Indonesia's capital

2017-06-12 06:59

A strong, shallow earthquake rocked part of Indonesia's main island including the capital, causing panic but no immediate reports of damage or casualties.

3 dead after magnitude 5.7 earthquake hits Iran

2017-05-14 15:44

Iranian state TV has reported that a strong magnitude 5.7 earthquake has left three people dead and about 200 injured in a remote area in the country's northeast.

Earthquake rattles corner of Canada, Alaska

2017-05-01 19:01

The US Geological Survey says a magnitude-6.2 earthquake has rattled the corner of British Columbia, on the boundary with Alaska.

Magnitude 5.9 earthquake hits off Chile coast

2017-04-23 10:23

A magnitude 5.9 earthquake has rocked central Chile monitors said, though there were no immediate reports of injuries or damage.

Panic, damage as three strong quakes hit Philippines

2017-04-08 15:28

A trio of strong earthquakes damaged buildings and caused panicked tourists to flee a popular dive resort near the Philippine capital.

 

Nearly 80 injured in Turkey by quake - report

2017-07-21 14:58

Almost 80 people have been injured in the Turkish resort of Bodrum after a magnitude 6.7 earthquake shook the Dodecanese Islands in Greece and the Aegean coast of Turkey, according to local media.

North Korea quake 'not a nuclear test' - report

2017-07-13 06:19

An undersea earthquake off the coast of North Korea was not caused by a nuclear test, the South's media has reported.

Quake rattles western Montana

2017-07-06 22:56

A rare earthquake with a magnitude 5.8 has rattled the western US state of Montana and was felt as far away as Canada.

5 dead after strong quake hits Guatemala

2017-06-15 05:53

A strong 6.9 magnitude earthquake has hit Guatemala and southern Mexico, killing five people, causing power outages, and knocking down homes, officials have said.

Greece declares state of emergency on quake-hit island

2017-06-14 10:24

Greek authorities have declared a state of emergency on the island of Lesbos, a day after an earthquake killed one woman and displaced more than 800.

6.2-magnitude quake injures 2 in Peru

2017-06-05 21:02

A strong 6.2-magnitude earthquake has shaken northern Peru, injuring at least two people and damaging at least one home.

At least 8 dead, 20 injured after quake in China

2017-05-11 07:43

A moderate but shallow earthquake in far western China killed eight people and injured more than 20 others

Strong quake off Philippines damages buildings

2017-04-29 15:50

An earthquake has struck off the Philippines damaging several buildings and injuring two people as panicked residents fled the coast following a tsunami warning.

Earthquakes hit western Turkey, causing panic

2017-04-21 19:27

Turkey says two earthquakes, both with preliminary magnitudes of 4.9, have shaken the western Turkish province of Manisa.

Building evacuated in JHB after tremor following Botswana quake

2017-04-03 21:44

Two buildings in central Johannesburg were evacuated after a tremor was felt over large parts of the country following a quake in Botswana.

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