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Time running out for survivors as Indonesia toll tops 1 400
Time running out for survivors as Indonesia toll tops 1 400
The death toll in Indonesia's twin quake-tsunami disaster passed 1 400 on Wednesday, with time running out to rescue survivors and the UN warning...
Aid agencies rush to help survivors of deadly Lombok quakes
Aid agencies rush to help survivors of deadly Lombok quakes
Indonesian aid agencies and government officials rushed Tuesday to help survivors after another series of powerful quakes rattled Lombok island,...
Indonesia evacuates tourists after Lombok quake kills 91
Indonesia evacuates tourists after Lombok quake kills 91
Indonesia evacuated hundreds of tourists from popular resorts and sent rescuers fanning across the holiday island of Lombok after a powerful quake...
'Earthquake of joy' over Mexico's World Cup upset win
'Earthquake of joy' over Mexico's World Cup upset win
Thousands of jubilant Mexico supporters partied in the streets of the capital on Sunday after their team's shock 1-0 victory over World Cup holders...
Slice of Life: ‘I fought to get out that tiny door’
Slice of Life: ‘I fought to get out that tiny door’
I was in a tiny café. Everything in Nepal is tiny. So it was a tiny café with lots of people inside, maybe 40 or 50 people. And there was one...
UPDATE: Over 300 killed as strong quake rocks Iran-Iraq border
UPDATE: Over 300 killed as strong quake rocks Iran-Iraq border
At least 328 people were killed and another 2,350 injured when a 7.3-magnitude earthquake shook the mountainous Iran-Iraq border.
Italy’s search for missing tourists and locals goes on after earthquake
Italy’s search for missing tourists and locals goes on after earthquake
The death toll from a devastating earthquake in central Italy reached at least 241 people on Thursday and could rise further, after rescue teams...
AngloGold rejects blame for quake
AngloGold rejects blame for quake
AngloGold Ashanti rejected the possibility that blasting at its mines triggered South Africa's biggest earthquake since 1969 even as scientists said...
Architectural solutions to slums and earthquakes
Architectural solutions to slums and earthquakes
Seismic design is not a major theme in local architectural circles, and for good reason: we don't have many earthquakes. But, in addition to ...
SA earthquake big, but not uncommon
SA earthquake big, but not uncommon
One person was killed and 17 injured when a 5.5 magnitude earthquake hit South Africa on Tuesday, causing scares in North West mining operations...
Second strong earthquake rattles Nicaragua
Second strong earthquake rattles Nicaragua
A strong earthquake hit southwest Nicaragua on Friday- the second in as many days - shaking buildings in the capital Managua and as far away as San...
Tremor shakes Jo'burg, no injuries reported
Tremor shakes Jo'burg, no injuries reported
No damage or injuries were reported after a magnitude four tremor struck Johannesburg on Monday morning, the city's Emergency Management...

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