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Powerful earthquake strikes Myanmar, killing at least 4

A powerful earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 6.8 has struck near Chauk in central Myanmar (Burma), killing at least 4 people and injuring dozens more. Tremors were felt as far away as Bangladesh, India, Thailand, Laos, and China. The [...]

Strong quake causes devastation in central Italy, at least 159 dead

At least 159 people have been killed after a strong earthquake struck central Italy overnight, causing widespread devastation in local towns and leaving dozens of people buried underneath the rubble, local officials say. The 6.2-magnitude earthquake, [...]

Emergency locator signals detected from EgyptAir wreckage

Emergency transmission signals have been detected in the Mediterranean Sea from an area where EgyptAir Flight 804 crashed earlier this month, narrowing the search for the black box. Egyptian news agency Al Ahram reported that the signals were [...]

Emergency locator signals detected from EgyptAir wreckage

Emergency transmission signals have been detected in the Mediterranean Sea from an area where EgyptAir Flight 804 crashed earlier this month, narrowing the search for the black box. Egyptian news agency Al Ahram reported that the signals were [...]

Powerful earthquake strikes southern Japan, killing at least 19

A powerful 7.3-magnitude has struck southern Japan near the city of Kumamoto, just over a day after a strong but smaller earthquake shook the same region, seismologists say. The latest earthquake has killed at least 19 people and injured more [...]

Powerful earthquake strikes southern Japan, killing at least 19

A powerful 7.3-magnitude has struck southern Japan near the city of Kumamoto, just over a day after a strong but smaller earthquake shook the same region, seismologists say. The latest earthquake has killed at least 19 people and injured more [...]

Mozambique debris ‘almost certainly’ from Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370

Two pieces of debris that were found on a beach in Mozambique are “almost certainly” from missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370, making it the second time that debris from the aircraft has been found. Australian Infrastructure and Transport [...]

Strong earthquake strikes southern Taiwan, at least 5 dead

A strong earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 6.4 has struck the southern part of Taiwan, seismologists and witnesses say, causing several residential buildings to collapse and killing at least 5 people. The earthquake, which struck at [...]

Dutch police employee arrested after attempting to sell MH17 ‘souvenirs’

A Dutch police employee has been arrested after allegedly trying to sell items online from the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17, officials say. The arrest came just days after a post appeared on the Dutch classifieds website Marktplaats, [...]

Dutch police employee arrested after attempting to sell MH17 ‘souvenirs’

A Dutch police employee has been arrested after allegedly trying to sell items online from the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17, officials say. The arrest came just days after a post appeared on the Dutch classifieds website Marktplaats, [...]