Tag Archives: Earthquake

  • China’s Sichuan quake leaves more than 100 dead

    At least 160 people were killed and 6,700 injured when a strong earthquake hit a mountainous part of southwestern China on Saturday, destroying thousands of homes and triggering landslides. ...

  • Strong earthquake hits Japan’s Fukushima

    A strong earthquake centred off the coast of northeastern Japan shook buildings as far away as Tokyo on Friday and triggered a one-metre tsunami in an area devastated by last year's Fukushima disaster. ...

  • Moderate quake jolts Tibet; no injuries reported

    A moderate earthquake measuring 5.5 on Richter scale jolted the eastern part of Tibet on Tuesday, though no casualties were reported. ...