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Magnitude 5.8 quake hits KP, Northern Areas and parts of Punjab

10 October, 2019 6:44 am 6:44 am

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – An earthquake of 5.8 magnitude hit parts of Khyber Pakhtunkhawa (KP), Northern Areas, parts of Punjab and Islamabad on Monday morning.    The tremors were felt in Malakand, Noshehra, Swat, Dir Bala, South and North Waziristan, Swabi, Kuram Agency, Noshehra, Chitral, Peshawar, Balakot, Islamabad, Murree, Sargodha and Faisalabad. According to the … Read More

Earthquake, Islamabad, Peshawar, Upper Dir

Earthquake rocks Islamabad, Peshawar & Upper Dir

10 October, 2019 5:43 pm 5:43 pm

JHELUM (92 News) – An earthquake measuring 5.2 on the Richter Scale jolted several cities, including Islamabad, Peshawar, Upper Dir, Malakand and Jhleum, on Tuesday. People came out of their houses while reciting ‘Kalma Tayyaba’. The epicenter is stated to be Hindukush mountains at a depth of 180 kilometres. On September 26, 50 people were … Read More

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Victims of 2005 quake remembered on 14th anniversary

10 October, 2019 10:57 am 10:57 am

MUZAFFARABAD (92 News) – The 14th anniversary of 8th October earthquake is being observed in across Pakistan on Tuesday (today). On October 8, 2005, Azad Kashmir and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa were jolted by one of the most horrendous earthquakes of the history which took away lives of more than 80 thousand people. The 14th anniversary to … Read More

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Rs0.5 million to be paid to family of each quake victim: Firdous

10 October, 2019 10:50 am 10:50 am

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Announcing a comprehensive relief package for rehabilitation of earthquake victims of Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK), the government said that five million rupees to be paid to family of each quake victim. Addressing a news conference, the special assistant said the federal government will provide half million rupees as compensation each … Read More


Powerful 6.8 magnitude earthquake hits Chile’s coast

09 September, 2019 3:07 am 3:07 am

CHILE – An earthquake of magnitude 6.8 struck off Chile’s coast, the US Geological Survey (USGS) said on Sunday. The quake was centred 83 miles (134 km) west of Talca. The quake was shallow at a depth of 6.1 miles, and there were no immediate warnings of tsunamis from the incident. A video posted on … Read More

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After strong earthquake in AJK, 50 injured in aftershocks

09 September, 2019 1:21 pm 1:21 pm

MIRPUR (92 News) – At least 50 people were injured on Thursday as aftershocks rocked the cities of Mirpur and Jhelum, two days after strong quake hit Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK). According to the reports, two days following the strong earthquake in AJK and Punjab, an earthquake of 4.4 on the Richter scale jolted … Read More

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Death toll rises to 39 as earthquake wreaks havoc in AJK

09 September, 2019 11:50 am 11:50 am

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – As many as 38 people were killed while 614 injured when an earthquake measuring 5.8 on the Richter Scale wreaked havoc in Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK). The earthquake struck several cities across country and many areas of the AJK including Mirpur. However, relief operation continued in earthquake affected areas of … Read More

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COAS Qamar Bajwa visits earthquake affected areas of AJ&K

09 September, 2019 5:49 pm 5:49 pm

RAWALPINDI (92 News) – Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa visited the earthquake affected areas of Azad Jammu and Kashmir and ongoing damage repair efforts on Jatlan Canal Road, tweeted DG ISPR Maj Gen Asif Ghafoor. COAS visited earthquake affected areas of AJ&K and ongoing damage repair efforts at Jatlan Canal Road. “Normalcy … Read More

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Quake victims will not be left alone: Fridous Ashiq Awan

09 September, 2019 3:05 pm 3:05 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Special Assistant on Information Firdous Ashiq Awan has said on Wednesday that the quake victims will not be left alone and they will be helped to rebuild their damaged homes. Talking to the journalists in Jatlan town of Mirpur district along with NDMA Chairman Muhammad Afzal, the special assistant also said … Read More

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Food items to be provided for 1000 families of quake victims today: NDMA

09 September, 2019 2:51 pm 2:51 pm

MIRPUR (92 News) – National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) Chairman Lieutenant General Muhammad Afzal said that food items including flour, sugar, ghee and rice will be provided to thousands of families in earthquake-affected areas today (Wednesday). Speaking to the journalists in Jatlan, a town in Azad Kashmir’s Mirpur, Afzal has said that the NDMA is … Read More

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FM expresses deep sorrow over losses due to earthquake

09 September, 2019 9:07 am 9:07 am

NEW YORK (92 News) – Foreign Minister (FM) Shah Mehmood Qureshi on Wednesday expressed deep sorrow over the losses and causalities due to earthquake in the Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK) and other parts of the country. In his video message released from New York, FM Qureshi expressed his grief over the human loss in … Read More

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23 dead, over 400 wounded as earthquake hits several cities across country,...

09 September, 2019 5:04 pm 5:04 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – As many as 23 people were killed while over 400 wounded when an earthquake measuring 5.8 on the Richter Scale struck several cities across country and Azad Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday. According to the US Geological Survey, the earthquake measured 6.1 on the Richter Scale at a depth of 10km. … Read More


Magnitude 5.6 earthquake rocks buildings in Albania

09 September, 2019 8:28 am 8:28 am

TIRANA (Reuters) – An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 5.6 and an aftershock only slightly weaker shook the Albanian port town of Durres , rocking buildings there and in the capital Tirana and sending residents rushing into the streets and parks for safety. The Defence Ministry said it was the most powerful quake in … Read More

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Tremor jolts several parts of country

09 September, 2019 5:20 pm 5:20 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – A tremor on Thursday jolted several parts of the country, no loss of life or property has been reported thus far. According to the meteorological office (MET), the earthquake was felt in Islamabad, Rawalpindi, Chakwal, Mardan, Abbottabad, Swat, Upper Dir, Malakand, Rawlakot, Peshawar, Charsadda, Mansehra, Mohmand, Bajaur and parts of Azad … Read More

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Earthquake jolts Islamabad among many areas of country

09 September, 2019 2:32 pm 2:32 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Earthquake on Monday jolted Islamabad including its adjoining areas and many other areas of the country. According to the Met office, the intensity of the earthquake was recorded 5 on the Richter scale. The epic-center of the earthquake was 12 kilometers below the ground. The earthquake originated in the border area … Read More