Earthquake Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. After decade of disasters, UN downsizing Asian operationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Bangkok Post

    A United Nations worker studies a map in the United Nations Office of Coordination for Humanitarian Affairs tent in a camp for international search-and-rescue personnel next to Kathmandu airport in Nepal May 1. Ocha coordinated search-and-rescue teams from around the world that looked for survivors after a 7.9 magnitude earthquake that hit Nepal on April 25. The United Nations is downsizing its humanitarian staff in some Asian countries where governments have stepped up with funds and manpower after a decade of massive floods, storms and earthquakes.

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  2. A deep, dark mysteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Science, Industry and Business

    ... of high levels of helium-3 (3He). The Newport-Inglewood fault was responsible for the 4.9 magnitude Inglewood earthquake in 1920 and the 6.4 magnitude Long Beach earthquake in 1933. Considered primordial, 3He is a vestige of the Big Bang. Its only ...

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  3. Helium is leaking from San Francisco's fault lines, and it could cause a huge earthquakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Metro UK News

    Jim Boles has found evidence of helium leakage along a stretch of the Newport-Inglewood Fault Zone in the Los Angeles Basin It sounds like something straight from a big-budget disaster movie, but a huge fault in the Earth's crust is leaking helium - and it could cause a devastating Earthquake. The Newport-Inglewood Fault Zone lies in the Los Angeles basin and geologist Jim Boles found evidence that helium had been leaking across a 30-mile stretch of the fault line.

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  4. Mount Everest base camp in Tibet to reopenRead the original story

    Yesterday | Big News Network.com

    ... the tourism authorities said on Tuesday. The base camp was closed for safety reasons following the 7.9-magnitude earthquake on April 25 that killed climbers and guides on Nepal's side of the mountain. Roads leading to the base camp will be subjected ...

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  5. Minor quake jolts northern PakRead the original story

    Yesterday | Newkerala.com

    An earthquake measuring 5.5 on the Richter scale jolted large parts of Pakistan's northern region on Tuesday morning, including several areas of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Punjab and Gilgit-Baltistan provinces. The Dawn quoted the Met Office as saying that tremors were felt around 3 a.m. and the epicentre of the quake was located in the Hindu Kush mountain range on the Afghan-Tajik border, 300 kilometres from Peshawar, at a depth of 190 kilometres.

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  6. At-risk settlements in quake-hit zones to be removed within 15 daysRead the original story

    Yesterday | Nepalnews.com

    Kathmandu, June 30: The government has decided to give all the responsibilities of shifting the settlements at high risk in the earthquake-affected areas to safer places within15 days to a committee led by Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Home Affairs, Bamdev Gautam. The meeting of the Council of Ministers held at the Prime Minister's official residence in Baluwatar today decided to shift the settlements of 30 different places of the quake-affected 18 districts, said Minister for Urban Development Dr Narayan Khadka.

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  7. 5.5 magnitude quake jolts Kashmir Valley, no damage reportedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Indian Express

    A moderate intensity earthquake, measuring 5.5 on the Richter scale, today shook Kashmir Valley but there was no report of any damage due to the tremor.

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  8. 5.6 magnitude earthquake rocks north, northwest PakistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | DNA India

    An earthquake measuring 5.6 at the Richter scale hit several areas in the north and northwest Pakistan early on Tuesday. An earthquake measuring 5.6 at the Richter scale hit several areas in the north and northwest Pakistan early on Tuesday.

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  9. Banjo Can Track Events in Real TimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NewsFactor

    ... billion squares. When posts emerge from one of those squares that deviate from the norm, like a building fire or earthquake, it instantly lets employees know in the Las Vegas control room. The team there then determines which clients to alert, ...

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  10. Volcano alert raised for Mount Hakone after small eruptionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Japan Times

    ... the agency said on its website, raising the alert level to 3 from 2 on a scale of 5. The alert came after an earthquake with an estimated magnitude of 3.3 on the Japanese seismic intensity scale of 7 occurred at 6:56 a.m. in the Yumoto district of ...

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  11. Strong quake jolts northern Pakistan : June 30, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Times

    ISLAMABAD A strong earthquake measuring 5.5 on the Richter Scale struck the northern parts of Pakistan early on Tuesday morning. According to initial details, earthquake had an epicenter in Nuristan area of Afghanistan in the Hindukush range 22km west of Ashkasham, Afghanistan.

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  12. Miles to go in Nepal's reconstructionRead the original story

    Yesterday | Asia News Network

    In the aftermath of the April 25 earthquake and the destruction it entailed, the government has completed the Post-Disaster Need Assessment and decided to establish a National Reconstruction Authority to help expedite reconstruction. To collect much-needed funds, the government also held the International Conference on Nepal's Reconstruction on June 25. In light of Nepal's weak implementation and absorptive capacity, it remains to be seen how the country can effectively manage post-quake rebuilding.

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  13. Hartlepool Everest earthquake survivor holds talk to raise money for NepalRead the original story

    Yesterday | Hartlepool Mail

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. A mountain climber is preparing to hold a talk on his Nepal earthquake experiences to raise cash for the families of those affected by the deadly Nepal earthquake.

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  14. Earthquakes in western Solomon Islands have long history, study showsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | EurekAlert!

    ... Geophysics (UTIG), a research unit within the Jackson School of Geosciences. The 2007 event was the only large earthquake recorded in 100 years of monitoring the region that started with British colonization in the 1900s. While studying uplifted ...

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  15. Post-quake, Nepal tourism bouncing back betterRead the original story

    Yesterday | Newkerala.com

    Impressions and perceptions have a way of changing with the passage of time. Sixty-six days ago, Nepal was in the news for all the wrong reasons, or so it seemed, given the wide and largely negative media coverage of the devastation and ravage caused by the April 25 earthquake.

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  16. Moderate intensity earthquake jolts KashmirRead the original story

    Yesterday | Mid-Day Mumbai

    Srinagar: A moderate intensity earthquake measuring 5.5 on the Richter scale shook the Kashmir valley in the early hours of Tuesday. "A moderate intensity earthquake occurred at 3.40 a.m. today," an official of the local MET department here told IANS.

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  17. Interest in landed propertiesRead the original story

    Yesterday | Daily Express

    Kota Kinabalu: There is renewed interest in landed properties following the June 5 earthquake but many real estate agents believe it may be temporary. GS Realty's Louis Lo said he received more calls for terrace or semi-detached units.

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  18. Limited damage to property martRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Express

    ... per cent of real estate property man-made or constructed structure in the epicentre district here survived recent earthquake tremors unscathed in a survey conducted. "There is not much damage here in Ranau, except for some like the police quarters, ...

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  19. Dance for Nepal Benefit Set for Union Square Theatre TonightRead the original story

    Yesterday | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... in Nepal, we encourage our community to give back and extend a helping hand through donations in support of the earthquake victims and strengthening our resilience to disasters." Tickets are on sale starting at $35, with select and premium seating ...

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  20. Pakistan earthquake: 5.6-magnitude quake jolts Afghanistan-Tajikistan borderRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | India.com

    Islamabad, June 30: An earthquake measuring 5.6 on the Richter scale jolted parts of Pakistan and Afghanistan on Tuesday, media reported. The tremors were felt across Punjab province, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and the capital city of Islamabad, Geo News reported.

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