Pakistan Earthquake

  • Balochistan: 2 Pakistan generals, journalists escape rocket attack on their choppers 26-09-2013 03:23 PM

    Two senior Pakistani Army Generals, travelling to oversee earthquake relief operations, had a miraculous escape on Thusday after their helicopter was attacked with rockets over the restive Balochistan province. Rockets were fired at two helicopters, one carrying the generals and the other had journalists on board, a Frontier Corps official...
  • Pakistan hit by 7.7 magnitude earthquake 25-09-2013 10:15 AM

    Pakistan was hit by the earthquake measuring 7.7 on the Richter scale. The massive quake was also felt in the adjoining province of Sindh and as far as Karachi. North India too felt the tremors in the aftermath of the quake. ...
  • Earthquake kills over 40, damages houses in southwest Pakistan 24-09-2013 11:16 PM

    New Delhi: Tremors were felt in parts of northern India this evening after an earthquake measuring 7.8 on the Richter scale rocked Pakistan's Balochistan area. The tremors were felt around 5 PM in the national capital, border areas in Rajasthan's Jaisalmer and Barmer, Punjab and Himachal Pradesh. There were no...
  • Island discovered as a result of earthquake in Pakistan 24-09-2013 09:29 PM

    Islamabad: A small 'island' of about 40 ft has appeared in the sea in Gwadar as a result of the strong earthquake that struck remote western Pakistan. TV channels showed images of the 'island' that sprung up after the 7.7 magnitude earthquake hit southwestern part of the country, killing 32...
  • Pakistan: Quake leaves 34 dead, more than 150 injured 17-04-2013 10:46 AM

    Islamabad: At least thirty-four people were killed and about 150 more injured when hundreds of buildings collapsed in Balochistan province of southwest Pakistan on Tuesday during a massive earthquake that was felt across the region. Most of the deaths were recorded in remote Panjgur and Kharan districts of Balochistan. Officials...
  • Over 21 dead, 5 injured as 7.8 magnitude quake hits Iran-Pak border 16-04-2013 09:59 PM

    New Delhi: A 7.8 magnitude earthquake hit the Iran-Pakistan border on Tuesday afternoon, killing at least 21 people in Pakistan and injuring 5 in Iran. While earlier reports indicated at least 40 dead, the Iranian state owned media later denied the reports saying only five people have been injured. The...
  • Over 50 dead as 7.8 magnitude quake hits Iran-Pak border 16-04-2013 08:52 PM

    New Delhi: A 7.8 magnitude earthquake hit the Iran-Pakistan border on Tuesday afternoon, killing at least 40 people in Iran and 13 in Pakistan, reports said. The epicentre of the quake lay 86 km east-south east of Khash, Iran, near the country's border with Pakistan, the US Geological Survey (USGS)...