ARTICLES RELATING TO EARTHQUAKES

WATCH: Frantic hunt for survivors after deadly Philippine quake

2019-04-23 07:32

Philippine rescuers are scrambling to reach dozens of people feared buried under a building near Manila that collapsed a day earlier in a powerful earthquake, as the death toll climbed to 11. WATCH NOW.

Joburg tremor merely a 'seismic disturbance'

2019-03-01 11:18

People reacted to a light tremor that was felt in Johannesburg in typical Mzansi fashion – with hilarious online jokes and memes.

Indonesian tsunami volcano lost two-thirds of its height

2018-12-29 15:52

The Indonesian volcano which caused a tsunami that killed more than 400 people last week lost more than two-thirds of its height following the eruption which triggered the killer waves.

Quake from Mount Etna volcano jolts Sicily; 10 injured

2018-12-26 12:35

A quake triggered by the Mount Etna volcano has jolted eastern Sicily, slightly injuring 10 people and prompting scared villagers to flee homes

New Indonesia earthquake kills 3 in Java village, rocks Bali

2018-10-11 09:41

An earthquake has collapsed homes on Indonesia's Java island, killing at least three people, and shook the tourist hotspot of Bali, two weeks after a major quake-tsunami disaster in a central region of the archipelago.

WATCH: Top 5 world news videos today

2018-10-09 05:36

Watch our playlist of the five most talked about videos today, October 9, 2018.

Haiti quake kills at least 12, injures others

2018-10-08 05:50

Emergency teams worked to provide relief in Haiti after a magnitude 5.9 earthquake killed at least 12 people and left others injured.

WATCH: Indonesian survivors scavenging in 'zombie town'

2018-10-04 15:01

Hungry survivors of an earthquake and tsunami in Indonesia say they're scavenging for food in farms, as President Joko Widodo made a second visit to the area to ramp up aid efforts.

WATCH: Indonesia earthquake, tsunami victims desperate for aid, frustrated by delays

2018-10-02 15:14

Desperation has exploded into anger in the town closest to the epicentre of the massive earthquake and tsunami that hit parts of Sulawesi island four days ago, with residents begging Indonesia's president to help them.

The Latest: Indonesia quake, tsunami deaths climb to 384

2018-09-29 11:08

Indonesian television and other media, citing disaster agency spokesperson Sutopo Purwo Nugroho, says the death toll from the Sulawesi earthquake and tsunami has jumped to 384.

 

Five killed as powerful earthquake rattles Philippine

2019-04-22 22:34

At least five people were killed when buildings collapsed near Manila after a powerful earthquake set skyscrapers swaying and drove terrified locals into the street.

Did you feel that tremor, Joburg?

2019-03-01 08:01

Residents in the Joburg area have taken to social media in reaction to a tremor that was felt across the city.

6.9-magnitude quake hits Philippines, triggering small tsunami

2018-12-29 09:07

A 6.9-magnitude earthquake has struck off the Philippine island of Mindanao, triggering a tsunami warning.

Earthquake rattles Papua New Guinea, no damage or injuries reported

2018-10-11 10:52

An earthquake has rattled part of Papua New Guinea, but no major damage or injuries have been reported.

Indonesia expert warned of quake, government even mapped risk areas

2018-10-09 12:07

An Indonesian scientist had warned of a quake and tsunami occurring in the area hard-hit by last month's disasters; the government had even mapped areas at risk of liquefaction in which soft ground turns to mud.

Strong aftershock rattles north Haiti day after deadly quake

2018-10-08 12:01

A magnitude 5.2 aftershock has struck Haiti, even as survivors of the previous day's temblor were sifting through the rubble of their cinderblock homes.

Missing toll soars to 5 000 in engulfed Indonesia quake neighbourhoods

2018-10-07 13:34

The number of people believed missing from the quake and tsunami that struck Indonesia's Palu city has soared to 5 000.

Volcano erupts on same Indonesian island as earlier quake

2018-10-03 09:00

A volcano has erupted in central Indonesia and authorities have warned planes about volcanic ash in the air.

Indonesian air traffic controller hailed as quake hero

2018-10-01 08:19

An Indonesian air traffic controller is being posthumously hailed as a hero for refusing to leave his post despite devastating earthquakes so that he could guide a passenger jet safely off the ground.

Death toll nears 40 from northern Japan earthquake

2018-09-09 09:33

Japanese authorities say 37 people have been confirmed dead from a powerful earthquake that struck the northern island of Hokkaido.

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