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Puerto Rico rocked by 5.4 magnitude earthquake
The US Geological Survey said the recent earthquake was an aftershock of a 6.4-magnitude tremor that struck Puerto Rico in January. While several buildings were damaged, no injuries were reported.
Croatia rocked by 5.3 magnitude earthquake during coronavirus lockdown
A strong earthquake has hit the Croatian capital Zagreb, causing considerable damage amid the coronavirus emergency. A 15-year-old girl is in a critical condition and other injuries have been reported.
The migrant who became a hero in Spain
The migrant who became a hero in Spain, and Haiti 10 years after a devastating earthquake
Quake rattles Puerto Rico
A 5.8-magnitude earthquake shook Puerto Rico on Monday, toppling houses and causing power outages and small landslides, but there were no reports of casualties.
Albania earthquake: Rescue efforts wind down
Rescue efforts have almost finished in Albania following an earthquake that shook the country and left 49 dead. Rescuers are only continuing to search for survivors and bodies at one site, a hotel in the city of Durres.
Albania earthquake: Rescuers rush to find survivors as fresh tremor hits Greece
27 Nov 2019
Rescuers worked through the night to search through the rubble of buildings in Albania, following a major earthquake early on Tuesday. Another large earthquake was felt on the Greek island of Crete on Wednesday.
Six dead as quake hits Albania
27 Nov 2019
At least six people died after the most powerful earthquake to hit Albania in decades rocked the capital of Tirana and surrounding region early on Tuesday, causing several buildings to collapse and burying residents in the rubble.
Iran: Earthquake kills several, injures hundreds
23 Nov 2019
Rescue teams have been sent to the country's northwest after a 5.9-magnitude earthquake struck in the early hours of the morning. At least five people have been killed; officials say more casualties are expected.
Earthquake terrifies residents in southern Philippines
15 Jul 2019
A moderately strong earthquake has struck the northeastern coast of Mindanao island in the southern Philippines. Officials have reported injuries and damage to several houses, buildings and infrastructure.
Quake of magnitude 7.5 shakes Australian city
24 Jun 2019
A deep earthquake of magnitude 7.5 struck off the coasts of East Timor and Indonesia on Monday with the shaking felt in Australia's northern city of Darwin, about 700 km (435 miles) from the epicenter, but no damage was reported.
Violent earthquake hits Papua New Guinea
15 May 2019
A powerful earthquake has struck an island chain off Papua New Guinea's north coast. A tsunami warning was briefly issued but later lifted. The extent of any damage was expected to become clear after sunrise.
Deadly earthquake hits Indonesia's Lombok island
18 Mar 2019
At least two people have been killed after a 'moderately strong' earthquake hit Indonesia's Lombok tourist island. At least 73 others have lost their lives in landslides in the country's Papua province.