Tag Archives: Earthquake

  • Nepal asks foreign nations to end search, rescue operations

    Nepal has asked foreign countries to wrap up search and rescue operations nine days after a devastating earthquake killed more than 7,200 people, now there is no hope of finding people alive. ...

  • Thousands still missing after Nepal quake

    Thousands of people were still missing in Nepal on Friday as food and help began to trickle through to those stranded in remote areas after last week's earthquake which killed 6,250. ...

  • Tibet earthquake toll rises to 20; forecast of rain, snow

    The death toll in southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region due to the devastating earthquake that hit neighbouring Nepal climbed to 20 today as the government continued to reach out to people in the affected areas. ...

  • Difficult hour for Nepal, death toll could be 10,000, says PM

    The death toll from Nepal's devastating earthquake could reach 10,000, the prime minister said on Tuesday, as residents frustrated by the government's slow response to the crisis. ...

  • Dalai Lama, CTA express condolences for victims of earthquake in Nepal

    Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama has expressed sadness about the massive earthquake in Nepal that has killed thousands. ...

  • Over thousand killed in Nepal quake, deadly avalanche on Everest

    A massive earthquake killed more than 1,200 people Saturday as it tore through large parts of Nepal, toppling office blocks and towers in Kathmandu and triggering a deadly avalanche at Everest base camp. ...

  • Magnitude 7.9 earthquake hits Nepal, tremors felt in India

    A powerful 7.9 magnitude earthquake struck Nepal on Saturday, causing massive damage in the capital Kathmandu with strong tremors felt across neighbouring countries. ...

  • At least 367 dead after quake hits southwest China

    A magnitude 6.3 earthquake struck southwestern China on Sunday, killing at least 367 people and leaving 1,881 injured in a remote area of Yunnan province, and causing thousands of buildings. ...

  • More than 230 killed in major earthquake in Pakistan

    The death toll from a powerful earthquake in Pakistan climbed to more than 230 on Wednesday after hundreds of mud houses collapsed on their inhabitants throughout the remote and thinly populated area. ...

  • Earthquake rattles buildings in northern India

    A 5.8 magnitude earthquake struck parts of northern India on Wednesday, rattling buildings in the capital New Delhi, a government official and witnesses said. ...