12 Aug 2012
A powerful earthquake measuring 5.2 on the Richter scale on Sunday jolted northwest China, second in as many days.
10 Sep 2016
United Nations: The UN Security Council agreed to immediately begin work on a new raft of sanctions on North Korea after its fifth nuclear test drew global condemnation.
11 Sep 2016
Seoul: North Korea said on Sunday that the United States' push for sanctions following its fifth nuclear test was "laughable" and the country would continue to strengthen its nuclear power.
13 Apr 2016
New Delhi: A powerful earthquake with a 6.8 magnitude struck northwest Myanmar near the Indian border on Wednesday, the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) said.
05 Sep 2016
Seoul: North Korea fired three ballistic missiles into the sea off its east coast on Monday, said South Korea, as the leaders of the Group of 20 major economies held a summit in China, the North's main diplomatically.
21 Jan 2016
Beijing: A magnitude-6.4 earthquake struck a remote region of Northwest China today, damaging a few dozen homes but causing no casualties.
14 Mar 2016
Seoul: A minor 3.1 magnitude earthquake was detected in North Korea early today, South Korea's state weather agency said, adding that there was no indication it was related to a nuclear test.
02 Jan 2016
Beijing: A 6.4 magnitude earthquake hit China today said the China Earthquake Networks Centre (CENC).
14 Jan 2016
Beijing: A moderate earthquake measuring 5.3 on the Richter Scale today hit northwest China's Xinjiang region.
27 Aug 2016
Italy: Weeping relatives hugged each other and reached out to touch the simple wooden coffins at a state funeral held on Saturday for some of the 290 people killed in an earthquake this week.