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19 July, 2018 5:34 PM BJP Gets 3.5 Hours To Speak On No-Confidence Motion, Congress 38 Minutes

Congress chief Rahul Gandhi and the leader of the party in the House, Mallikarjun Kharge, are likely to speak on the no-confidence motion. As the main mover of the no-confidence motion against the government, the Telugu Desam Party (TDP) will initiate the debate on it in the Lok Sabha tomorrow and it has been allocated 13 minutes by the speaker. Jaydev 25

28 May, 2018 4:33 AM Dream about earthquake triggers stampede at Bihar Sharif railway station, 100 injured

In a shocking incident, at least 100 students got injured in a stampede triggered by a rumour about an earthquake. The incident occurred on Saturday night at railway station in Bihar Sharif in Bihar where reportedly 6000 students had converged to appear for ITI entrance examination the next day. According to a report in Prabhat Khabar, one of the students 56

2 May, 2018 2:18 AM Earthquake measuring 5.1 hits Taiwan

This is the second major earthquake in Taiwan's Hualien County since February when a 6.4 earthquake killed at least nine and left thousands homeless. An earthquake measuring 5.1 struck Taiwan on Wednesday morning with emergency services in the country's Hualien County being pressed into service almost immediately after. According to USGS, the earthquake 56

27 April, 2018 11:59 AM Trump admin ends special protections for 9,000 Nepalese immigrants

To allow for an orderly transition, Secretary of Homeland Security Kirstjen M Nielsen has determined to delay the termination for 12 months. The Trump administration has decided to terminate the temporary protection status for nearly 9,000 Nepalese immigrants with authorities asking them to leave or find another way to stay in the U.S. to allow for an orderly 51

27 April, 2018 5:54 AM Earthquake hits West Bengal's Dakshin Dinajpur in wee hours

KOLAKATA: An earthquake with a magnitude 4.2 on Richter scale struck West Bengal's Dakshin Dinajpur in the wee hours of Friday. As per reports, the tremors were felt at around 2.30 AM. According to IMD, the earthquake had a latitude of 25.4 N and Longitude of 88.8 E with a depth of 32 Km. No casualties or damage to property has been reported so far. Earlier 52

29 March, 2018 6:45 AM 4.2 magnitude earthquake hits Bhachau in Gujarat

An earthquake of magnitude 4.6 occurred in Bhachau in Kutch district of Gujarat on Thursday. The tremors were felt at around 4 am on Thursday. As per United States government sites USGS, the epicentre of the earthquake was 8km east-southeast of Bhachau. There are no reports of any loss of life or damage to property due to the earthquake so far. The meteorological 72

26 March, 2018 3:16 AM Earthquake of 6.4 magnitute hits eastern Indonesia, tsunami alert lifted

JAKARTA: A 6.4 magnitude earthquake struck off eastern Indonesia in the early hours on Monday, triggering a brief tsunami alert that was swiftly lifted, according to seismic monitoring organisations. The quake struck deep at some 171 kilometres below the surface of the earth in the Banda Sea, the US Geological Survey said. A tsunami alert was initially 62

22 March, 2018 10:37 AM Delhi to be hit by 9.1 magnitude earthquake, warns NASA is a hoax message circulating on WhatsApp

It has been known since long that the national capital may face disastrous consequences if any earthquake with its epicentre around Delhi-NCR strikes. And all we can expect is panic and fear if the residents of Delhi-NCR come across an alert warning of a high-magnitude earthquake in the region. While scientists are yet to find ways to predict earthquakes 72

10 March, 2018 5:37 AM Earthquake measuring 4.5 on Richter scale hits Jammu and Kashmir

No loss of life or damage to property has been reported so far. New Delhi An earthquake measuring 4.5 on Richter scale struck Jammu and Kashmir in the morning of Saturday. While no damage to life or property has so far emerged, local media reports that many people in several cities in the state came out of their residences to protect themselves 61

9 March, 2018 3:48 AM Strong 6.8 quake hits off Papua New Guinea

A powerful 6.8-magnitude earthquake hit off the Papua New Guinea coast early on Friday, officials said, but there was no tsunami warning or immediate reports of damage. The quake struck at 3:39am local time at a depth of 15 km about 20 km offshore of the New Ireland town of Taron, the US Geological Survey said. A spokesman for the Port Moresby-based 21