13 Feb 2016
Taipei: The death toll in a powerful earthquake that struck Taiwan's oldest city of Tainan a week ago rose to 109 today with an estimated nine people missing.
12 Feb 2016
Jakarta: A Strong and shallow undersea quake measuring 6.6 on the Richter scale rocked East Nusa Tenggara in Indonesia today, but it was not a potential for tsunami, the Meteorology and Geophysics Agency of Indonesia said.
10 Feb 2016
Washington: US government has proposed a four-fold jump in relief to Nepal at USD 64 million as part of its aid to rebuild the country after the 2015 devastating earthquake killed nearly 9,000 people and destroyed thousands of buildings.
06 Feb 2016
Taipei: A 10-month old baby was among five dead after a 16-storey tower block was toppled by a 6.4-magnitude earthquake in the southern Taiwanese city of Tainan today, with rescuers battling to free more than 100 people trapped in a collapsed building.
08 Feb 2016
Taiwan: A woman was pulled alive from the rubble of a collapsed building in the southern Taiwan city of Tainan today and another man has been found alive trapped inside more than 48 hours after a deadly earthquake struck, officials said.
06 Feb 2016
Tainan: Rescuers raced to find survivors after a powerful, shallow earthquake struck southern Taiwan, collapsing a high-rise residential complex and killing at least seven people, sending scores to hospital and leaving about a couple dozen missing.
25 Jan 2016
Juneau (Alaska): A powerful 7.1 magnitude earthquake struck remote southern Alaska yesterday, unleashing shudders felt several hundred miles (km) from the tremor's lakefront epicenter at the far end of Cook Inlet from Anchorage, the state's largest city.
21 Jan 2016
Buenos Aires: Argentina government has announced tighter new rules for the country's airspace, including a measure that could let the air force shoot down planes suspected of illegal activities.
19 Jan 2016
Beijing: An earthquake measuring 5.4 on the Richter Scale hit the waters close to Taiwan today, according to the China Earthquake Networks Centre (CENC).