Stories Tagged 'Earthquake'
The Supreme Court (SC) on Wednesday issued an order directing the Department of Archaeology to conduct the study of historic Bagh Durbar once again and submit the report to the court.full story »
Shortly after the devastating earthquake struck Nepal in 2015, tourism—one of the largest industries in the country— faced a tremendous downfall. Tourist arrivals dipped down by 30 percent compared to the previous year. Fortunately, the number has risen since, reaching its all-time highest—closer to a million people—in 2017. full story »
A powerful 6.4-magnitude earthquake south of the island of Zakynthos has been felt across western Greece.full story »
Indonesian authorities scrambled on Monday to get aid and rescue equipment into quake-hit Sulawesi island, and prepared to bury some of the at least 832 dead, while the government said it would accept international help for disaster relief, Reuters reported.full story »
At least 384 people were killed, many swept away by giant waves as they played on the beach, when a major earthquake and tsunami hit the Indonesian island of Sulawesi, authorities said on Saturday, Reuters reported.full story »
At least 296,514 houses, out of 555,612 that were damaged by the devastating earthquake of April 25, 2015, have completed reconstruction.full story »