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Earthquake terrifies residents in southern Philippines
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
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
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
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.
Sicilians watch Mount Etna warily following 4.8-magnitude quake
28 Dec 2018
Volcanic activity on Mount Etna has continued after a 4.8-magnitude earthquake struck the nearby region, injuring several people. The mountain has been shooting ash, smoke and lava stones into the air over recent days.
Drone footage shows damages after quake and tsunami in Indonesia
30 Sep 2018
Aftershocks continued to rock the coastal city of Palu in Indonesia's central Sulawesi province on Saturday (September 29) following Friday's massive earthquake which triggered the tsunami.
Nepal demolishes earthquake survivors' relief camp
1 Mar 2018
Authorities bulldoze makeshift shelters for victims of the 2015 earthquake in a bid to force them to return to their home villages.
Fire officer says unknown number of people still trapped following Taiwan earthquake
8 Feb 2018
A magnitude 6.4 quake hit near the coastal city of Hualien just before midnight on Tuesday, killing five people and collapsing four buildings.
Surveillance footage captures moment earthquake hit Hualien
7 Feb 2018
Surveillance footage captured the moment a shallow magnitude 6.4 earthquake struck Hualien in Taiwan late night on Tuesday.
Magnitude 8.2 quake off Alaska prompts tsunami warning
23 Jan 2018
Police on Kodiak Island in Alaska have warned residents to seek high ground after an earthquake in the region triggered fears of a tsunami on the North American west coast.
Strong earthquake hits coast of southern Peru, minor damage reported
14 Jan 2018
Strong earthquake hits coast of southern Peru, minor damage reported.
Deadly earthquake strikes Iraq and Iran
13 Nov 2017
More than 100 people have been killed in Iran and at least several others in Iraq after a powerful magnitude 7.3 earthquake hit the region, officials say.