Tourists panic as quake rattles Bali

2017-03-22 09:26

Tourists fled their hotels in panic on Bali after the popular Indonesian holiday island was rattled by an early morning earthquake.

Moderate earthquake shakes Myanmar

2017-03-13 18:13

A moderate earthquake has shaken Myanmar's largest city, Yangon, but there are no immediate reports of serious damage or casualties.

New Zealand unveils national memorial for quake victims

2017-02-22 14:58

The New Zealand city of Christchurch has unveiled a national memorial to commemorate the 185 people who died in an earthquake six years ago

At least 4 dead after strong quake shakes Philippines

2017-02-11 07:01

Rescuers dug through rubble to find survivors after a powerful earthquake struck the southern Philippines, killing at least four people and sending thousands fleeing for safety.

Helicopter crash adds to Italy avalanche pain

2017-01-24 16:19

The death toll from an avalanche that swamped an Italian mountain hotel has risen, with 14 still missing, as a nearby helicopter crash dealt another blow to the community.

23 still missing at Italy avalanche hotel

2017-01-21 15:30

Italian authorities say a total of 23 people remain unaccounted for at an Italian hotel buried by an avalanche.

Breaking point nears for Italy's quake survivors

2017-01-19 21:17

For Italian mother Tamara Ottaviani, the latest earthquakes to pound her mountain village might just have been the final straw.

Avalanche buries hotel in central Italy, 'many dead'

2017-01-19 10:14

Several people have died after a ski hotel was buried by an avalanche in earthquake-hit central Italy, local media reported, quoting rescue services.

Triple-quake strikes reeling, snow-bound Italy

2017-01-18 13:07

A series of earthquakes measuring 5.3-5.7 magnitude struck central Italy, bringing fresh terror to an area still reeling from deadly quakes last year and struggling to cope with heavy snowfall.

Strong 6.1 earthquake strikes off coast of Fiji

2017-01-14 11:18

A shallow 6.1-magnitude earthquake has struck off the coast of Fiji, the US Geological Survey has said, but there were no immediate reports of damage.


Police in Nepal capital tear down earthquake victim camp

2017-03-14 09:35

Police have torn down hundreds of temporary huts in the Nepalese capital where people who lost their homes in the 2015 earthquake have been living for two years.

5.7-magnitude quake strikes Lake Tanganyika region

2017-02-24 08:52

A 5.7-magnitude earthquake has hit near Africa's Lake Tanganyika early, the US Geological Survey says, with the epicentre in northern Zambia.

Aftershocks rattle survivors after Philippine quake

2017-02-12 22:17

Survivors of the strong earthquake in the Philippines in which eight people died, are scared to return home after a series of strong aftershocks.

Strong earthquake rattles Bogota

2017-02-06 16:47

A shallow, 5.6-magnitude earthquake has rattled residents of Colombia's largest city, leading office workers to evacuate buildings and forcing the city's airport to temporarily close.

Sill hope still as Italy avalanche survivors recount trauma

2017-01-22 17:41

Survivors of Italy's avalanche disaster ate snow to stay hydrated and sang to keep their spirits up as as they huddled in pitch black, cramped cavities in the mangled wreckage of the Hotel Rigopiano.

Children among 25 feared dead in Italian hotel avalanche

2017-01-20 09:35

At least 25 people, including several children, are feared dead after a devastating avalanche buried an Italian mountain hotel under snow and mud.

Hotel guest's SMS: 'Help, we're dying of cold'

2017-01-19 12:50

Some guests at an Italian hotel struck by an avalanche sent text messages to emergency numbers advising they were trapped inside.

Italy PM: Apparently no deaths from triple quakes

2017-01-18 15:58

Italy Premier Paolo Gentiloni says it seems there were no fatalities from the three strong earthquakes that rocked the same area of central Italy that was devastated by quakes last year

Shallow earthquake rattles Indonesia's third-largest city

2017-01-16 16:52

A shallow earthquake has rattled residents of Indonesia's third-largest city Medan.

Nepal quake survivors rebuild - tired of waiting

2017-01-04 21:36

People who lost their homes in the devastating earthquake that hit Nepal nearly two years ago are tired of waiting for help to rebuild.

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