A massive earthquake in New Zealand

February 19th, 2009 - 2:09 pm ICT by Amrit Rashmisrisethi
On early Thursday morning, a massive quake measuring 6.8 richter scale occurred the remote Kermadec islands north of New Zealand, according to the US Geological Survey.The quake struck on Thursday, February 19, ... Read more...

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China mudflow toll rises to 151

September 12th, 2008 - 4:38 am ICT by IANS
Taiyuan (China), Sep 11 (Xinhua) The toll in China's mudflow following heavy rain Monday in northern Shanxi province has risen to 151, rescue officials said Thursday.Most of the deaths occurred when a ... Read more...

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