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Powerful quake strikes Mexico
A 7.4 magnitude earthquake struck southern Mexico, sending residents into the streets and prompting hospital evacuations. There have been five reported deaths, although an initial tsunami warning was later reversed.
Philippines' quake toll rises amid hunt for survivors
22 Dec 2019
The death toll from a powerful quake that hit the southern Philippines climbs as rescuers hunt for survivors.
Albania quake toll hits 51 as search for survivors ends
2 Dec 2019
A 4-day search and rescue operation following the 6.4 magnitude quake has been declared over. Prime minister Edi Rama promised the 4,000 residents made homeless they would be in "stronger homes" by next year.
Greece jolted by powerful quake but virtually unscathed
29 Oct 2018
A powerful quake of magnitude at least 6.4 struck off western Greece early on Friday (October 26), earthquake monitors said, causing slight damage but no casualties in a tremor felt as far away as Libya.
Iran-Iraq earthquake leaves more than 430 dead
14 Nov 2017
As rescuers work comb through the rubble to retrieve victims of a powerful quake that struck a mountainous area on the Iran-Iraq border, survivors brave the cold.
Drone footage shows recovery efforts, damaged buildings days after Mexico quake
23 Sep 2017
Drone footage shows recovery efforts, damaged buildings days after Mexico quake.
CCTV footage shows moment 6.7 magnitude quake strikes Bodrum cafe
21 Jul 2017
CCTV footage shows moment 6.7 magnitude quake strikes Bodrum cafe.
Magnitude 6.0 quake hits off Ecuador coast, damage limited
1 Jul 2017
Magnitude 6.0 quake hits off Ecuador coast, damage limited.
Magnitude 6.9 quake strikes off Chile's coast
25 Apr 2017
Residents on alert after a magnitude 6.9 quake strikes off the coast of Chile.
Japan marks six years since March 11 tsunami disaster
11 Mar 2017
Japan commemorates March 11 quake and tsunami disaster which triggered the on-going nuclear crisis in Fukushima six years ago.
Quake-hit Italian village struggling in snow
19 Jan 2017
Shell-shocked residents in the village of Montereale, the epicentre of one of several strong quakes to hit Italy, struggle in heavy snow to check for damage or victims, and clear roads for rescue services.
Magnitude 7.6 strikes Chile, tsunami warning lifted
26 Dec 2016
Officials remove a tsunami for southern parts of coastal Chile after it was issued following a major 7.6 magnitude earthquake that also promoted some evacuations.