Local residents told AFP that one building at the school was condemned for safety reasons from the moment it opened.
30 Sep 2017 11:08 AM
An official at South Korea’s meteorological agency said they were analyzing the tremor quoting it as a natural quake.
23 Sep 2017 5:52 PM
Mexico City is built on deep, soft soil which instead of cushioning the city from earthquakes, exaggerates their effects.
21 Sep 2017 5:40 PM
Bystanders joined in where they could, clearing debris with their bare hands or whatever tools they could find nearby.
20 Sep 2017 10:45 AM
Many people continued to sleep outside, fearful of more collapses, as strong aftershocks continued to rattle the town
11 Sep 2017 11:07 AM
Hurricane Katia was roaring onshore north of Tecolutla in Veracruz state, pelting the region with intense rains and winds.
09 Sep 2017 5:15 PM
8.2-magnitude tremors country’s worst in 100 years.
09 Sep 2017 2:51 AM
The USGS put the magnitude slightly lower, at 8.1. That is the same as a devastating 1985 earthquake that killed more than 10,000 people.
08 Sep 2017 5:12 PM
The quake triggered waves as high as 2.3 ft (0.7 m) in Mexico, the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center said.
08 Sep 2017 2:43 PM
Even in distant Mexico City the quake was felt so strongly that frightened residents gathered in the streets in the dark.
08 Sep 2017 11:16 AM
The first, more powerful quake measured magnitude 6.3 and was 10 km deep, the US Geological Survey said.
03 Sep 2017 12:10 PM
A woman was killed in Casamicciola, which is in the island's north, by debris that fell from a church, Italian media reported.
22 Aug 2017 11:21 AM
Office workers and students in the capital evacuated their buildings after feeling the swaying and shaking, but no damage was reported.
11 Aug 2017 2:08 PM
More than 60,000 people have been evacuated from the area amid continuing aftershocks, state media said.
10 Aug 2017 2:51 PM
Its epicentre was 284 kilometres north of Chengdu and struck at a depth of 10 kilometres, the US Geological Survey said.
09 Aug 2017 8:08 AM
The area is located on the edge of Tibetan Plateau in northern Sichuan province, home to many Tibetan and other ethnic minority villages.
08 Aug 2017 8:21 PM
A majority of these places are in the Himalayas, one of the most seismically active regions in the world.
30 Jul 2017 9:32 PM
Waves were forecast to be less than 0.3 meters (1 foot) above the tide level for coasts in an area ranging from Russia to Hawaii.
18 Jul 2017 6:34 AM
The second tremor of 3.2 intensity was felt at 8:13 am at a depth of 10 kms.
02 Jun 2017 11:11 AM
The epicentre of the quake was Rohtak district in Haryana, according to the Meteorological department.
02 Jun 2017 6:18 AM