Tremor

  • Moderate intensity earthquake shook parts of Uttarakhand 14-11-2013 05:09 PM

    A moderate intensity earthquake shook parts of Uttarakhand early on Thursday morning. The tremor, measuring 3.3 on the Richter scale, occurred at about 5 AM and lasted for a few seconds, the MeT office said. The quake had its epicentre in the Garhwal region and was felt by the residents...
  • Mild tremor shakes Chamoli, Pauri; epicentre in Garhwal 14-11-2013 03:50 PM

    A moderate intensity earthquake shook parts of Uttarakhand early on Thursday morning. The tremor, measuring 3.3 on the Richter scale, occurred at about 5 am and lasted for a few seconds, the MeT office said. The quake had its epicentre in the Garhwal region and was felt by the residents...
  • 5.0 magnitude earthquake jolts Sikkim and parts of Darjeeling 03-10-2013 01:03 PM

    An earthquake measuring 5.0 on the Richter Scale jolted Sikkim on Thursday, Regional Seismological Centre sources said. The epicentre of the quake that struck at 11.43 am was at a place in Sikkim whose latitude and longitude were 27.4 degree N and 88.5 degree E respectively, the sources said. A...
  • Massive aftershocks jolt Pakistan's quake-hit areas again, tremors felt in Delhi 28-09-2013 02:16 PM

    Several cities of Pakistan's Sindh and Balochistan provinces were on Saturday hit by a massive aftershock measuring 6.8, three days after a 7.7 magnitude earthquake struck the region killed over 500 people. Tremors were also felt in Delhi late on Saturday morning. The India Meteorological Department said the quake struck...
  • 80 killed as earthquake measuring 7.7 on Richter Scale strikes southwest Pakistan 25-09-2013 07:39 AM

    Eighty people were killed and about another 80 injured when a 7.7-magnitude earthquake hit southwestern Pakistan on Tuesday, with officials saying more persons could be buried under the rubble of collapsed homes. At least 80 people have been killed so far in the quake that struck Awaran district in Balochistan...
  • Strong quake strikes western Pakistan, no casualties reported 24-09-2013 06:09 PM

    Karachi: A strong earthquake struck a remote mountainous part of western Pakistan on Tuesday and was felt as far away as the Indian capital of New Delhi, hundreds of miles to the east, where buildings shook. There were no immediate reports of casualties or damage. The United States Geological Survey...
  • Mild tremors felt in Delhi, NCR and Rajasthan 24-09-2013 05:25 PM

    New Delhi: Mild tremors were felt in Delhi, NCR and Rajasthan on Tuesday. The earthquake measured 7.8 on the Richter scale. The epicentre of the earthquake was Dalbandin in Balochistan, Pakistan. Met department said latitude of the quake was 27 degree North and longitude was 65.7 degree East. It was...
  • J&K: Magnitude 5.4 earthquake hits Kishtwar 02-08-2013 08:52 AM

    Srinagar: An earthquake measuring 5.4 on the Richter Scale hit the Kishtwar region of Jammu and Kashmir on Friday morning. Tremors were felt in other parts of the state too. There were no reports of any damage or injuries. More details are awaited. ...
  • Gujarat: Earthquake measuring 3.6 hits Kutch, epicentre in Rapar 19-07-2013 02:44 PM

    Ahmedabad: Mild tremors measuring 3.6 on the Richter Scale were felt in Kutch in Gujarat on Friday afternoon. The epicentre of the quake was Rapar. There were no reports of any damage. More details of the earthquake are awaited. The Kutch region was devastated after a massive earthquake hit Gujarat...
  • Jammu and Kashmir: More tremors felt in Bhaderwah valley 15-05-2013 11:40 AM

    Bhaderwah: Three moderate intensity tremors shook Bhaderwah valley and adjoining areas of Doda-Kishtwar belt of Jammu in the wee hours on Wednesday, prompting authorities to once again shut schools in the region rattled by a series of quakes this month. However, there was no immediate report of any casualty or...
  • J&K: Fresh tremors shake Bhaderwah, no loss reported 06-05-2013 01:30 PM

    Bhaderwah: Fresh tremors of low intensity on Monday shook Bhaderwah valley and adjoining areas, triggering fresh panic among the people. There was no immediate report of any casualty or injury due to the very low intensity tremors that shook Bhaderwah valley and adjoining areas at 1:10 AM and 7:16 AM....
  • 3.9 magnitude earthquake hits Himachal Pradesh 17-04-2013 01:50 PM

    New Delhi: A mild tremor shook Chamba district of Himachal Pradesh on Wednesday morning, MeT officials said. The quake measuring 3.9 magnitude on the Richter Scale was felt at 8:32 am and was epicentred at Chamba, Met department said. There was no immediate report of any loss of life or...
  • Hundreds of dead expected after Iran quake: Official 16-04-2013 05:29 PM

    Ankara: An Iranian government official said on Tuesday he expected hundreds of deaths from a major earthquake that struck Iran near the border with Pakistan. "It was the biggest earthquake in Iran in 40 years and we are expecting hundreds of dead," said the official, who spoke on condition of...
  • Tremor of moderate intensity felt in Manipur 11-11-2012 09:45 AM

    Imphal: A tremor of moderate intensity was felt for half a minute in Manipur at 6.44 am on Sunday, official sources said. There has been no report of any damage so far, sources said, adding that the epicenter was yet to be known. More details are awaited. ...
  • Mullaperiyar Dam safe: SC panel experts 04-01-2012 11:24 AM

    New Delhi: A Supreme Court-appointed panel has found that there was no after-effect of the recent tremors on the Mullaperiyar Dam and that the dam was safe, according to sources. Sources added that the two technical experts who inspected the Mullaperiyar Dam will submit their report in February. This can...
  • 5.2 magnitude earthquake hits Pakistan 07-06-2011 08:22 PM

    Islamabad: An earthquake measuring 5.2 on the Richter scale shook parts of Pakistan on Tuesday though there were no immediate reports of damage, officials said. The epicentre of the quake was located near Sargodha in Punjab province, they said. The temblor was felt in Dera Ismail Khan, Layyah, Bhakkar, Mianwali,...
  • Chilean volcano grounds flights, coats ski slopes 07-06-2011 07:35 AM

    Santiago: An erupting Chilean volcano sent a towering plume of ash across South America on Monday, forcing thousands from their homes, grounding airline flights in southern Argentina and coating ski resorts with a gritty layer of dust instead of snow. Booming explosions echoed across the Andes as toxic gases belched...
  • Women dress up, take on cleric 28-04-2010 10:38 AM

    An Iranian cleric recently suggested women wearing revealing clothing were a contributing factor to earthquakes. ...
  • China's survivors in dire straits even as toll rises 14-05-2008 07:00 PM

    CNN-IBN's cricket experts review Pune Warriors India's 20-run win over Delhi Daredevils in IPL 5 on Saturday. ...
  • Quake rattles Pak, India gets jitters 03-04-2007 09:32 AM

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