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# quake - Today’s News

Taoiseach seeks 'calm heads' as Michelle O'Neill calls on DUP to 'get their act together'
# Poots Gets The Boot
# Poots Gets The Boot

Taoiseach seeks 'calm heads' as Michelle O'Neill calls on DUP to 'get their act together'

Updated 10 minutes ago 29,647 Views 56 Comments

Edwin Poots announced he is to quit as as DUP leader after only three weeks in the job, following a party revolt.

South Africa's Oosthuizen finishes 67 to share US Open lead
# Torrey Pines
From The42
# Torrey Pines

South Africa's Oosthuizen finishes 67 to share US Open lead

40 minutes ago 301 Views 0 Comments

Oosthuizen was among 36 players still on the course when play was halted Thursday.

Judge warns of danger of one-punch assaults as college student avoids jail after he hit fellow student
# Court
# Court

Judge warns of danger of one-punch assaults as college student avoids jail after he hit fellow student

43 minutes ago 4,933 Views 0 Comments

A 21-year-old college student has been given a suspended sentence after causing injuries in an assault.

Sweden beat Slovakia 1-0 to move to brink of last-16
# Swede Result
From The42
# Swede Result

Sweden beat Slovakia 1-0 to move to brink of last-16

54 minutes ago 738 Views 0 Comments

Emil Forsberg’s penalty settled a drab game in St Petersburg.

Four hurt and flights disrupted as bear goes on the rampage in Japanese city
# Sapporo
# Sapporo

Four hurt and flights disrupted as bear goes on the rampage in Japanese city

1 hour ago 4,449 Views 4 Comments

The bear broke into an army base and an airport before being shot by hunters.

Organisers advised to hold Tokyo Olympic Games behind closed doors
# Empty Arenas
From The42
# Empty Arenas

Organisers advised to hold Tokyo Olympic Games behind closed doors

1 hour ago 379 Views 0 Comments

Overseas spectators have already been barred from attending.

European Commission says Insurance Ireland restricted competition and drove up prices on premiums
# Insurance Ireland
# Insurance Ireland

European Commission says Insurance Ireland restricted competition and drove up prices on premiums

Updated 1 hour ago 16,484 Views 44 Comments

The European Commission accusations were made against Insurance Ireland this morning.

Dry and sunny tomorrow but unsettled weather forecast for Sunday
# Thunder
# Thunder

Dry and sunny tomorrow but unsettled weather forecast for Sunday

1 hour ago 6,079 Views 1 Comment

Get your outdoor activities done tomorrow, if you can.

Opinion: First rule of social media? Don’t engage with The Horrible People
# Shock Sharing
# Shock Sharing

Opinion: First rule of social media? Don’t engage with The Horrible People

Updated 1 hour ago 4,751 Views 8 Comments

Aoife Gallagher says it’s tempting to share content that horrifies you, but it only serves to amplify the hate.

# quake - Monday 22 February, 2021

New Zealand marks 10th anniversary of Christchurch earthquake
# Jacinda Ardern
# Jacinda Ardern

New Zealand marks 10th anniversary of Christchurch earthquake

Feb 22nd 2021, 7:36 AM 10,437 Views 1 Comment

The 2011 quake killed 185 people and flattened much of the city’s central area.

# quake - Tuesday 30 April, 2019

Donegal struck by 2.1 magnitude earthquake
# Shaking News
# Shaking News

Donegal struck by 2.1 magnitude earthquake

Apr 30th 2019, 8:05 AM 43,671 Views 33 Comments

The earthquake struck at 9.18pm last night.

# quake - Wednesday 24 April, 2019

Nasa Mars lander picks up what's likely first detected 'Marsquake'
# Marsquake
# Marsquake

Nasa Mars lander picks up what's likely first detected 'Marsquake'

Apr 24th 2019, 7:15 AM 12,786 Views 10 Comments

Nasa has said the new seismic event was too small to provide solid data on the Martian interior.

# quake - Monday 8 April, 2019

Donegal struck by 2.4 magnitude earthquake overnight
# Donegal Bay
# Donegal Bay

Donegal struck by 2.4 magnitude earthquake overnight

Apr 8th 2019, 2:45 PM 91,355 Views 41 Comments

Tremors were felt by members of the public around the Killybegs area.

# quake - Wednesday 5 December, 2018

Tsunami warning as magnitude 7.5 earthquake strikes off New Caledonia
# Tsunami Warning
# Tsunami Warning

Tsunami warning as magnitude 7.5 earthquake strikes off New Caledonia

Dec 5th 2018, 6:46 AM 17,744 Views 2 Comments

There were no immediate reports of damage from the earthquake.

# quake - Monday 20 August, 2018

10 more dead after fresh 6.9-magnitude earthquake hits Indonesia's Lombok island
# Indonesia
# Indonesia

10 more dead after fresh 6.9-magnitude earthquake hits Indonesia's Lombok island

Aug 20th 2018, 8:57 AM 6,001 Views 2 Comments

The quakes hit throughout yesterday, with the first measuring 6.3 shortly before midday which triggered landslides.

# quake - Tuesday 7 August, 2018

All Irish tourists taken off earthquake-stricken Gili Islands, ambassador says
# Indonesia
# Indonesia

All Irish tourists taken off earthquake-stricken Gili Islands, ambassador says

Updated Aug 7th 2018, 9:43 AM 21,516 Views 8 Comments

Rescuers today resumed the search for survivors, and to recover the bodies of victims.

# quake - Monday 6 August, 2018

'Everyone was screaming... it was so scary': Irish woman caught up in Indonesia earthquake
# Lombok Island
# Lombok Island

'Everyone was screaming... it was so scary': Irish woman caught up in Indonesia earthquake

Aug 6th 2018, 4:48 PM 28,420 Views 5 Comments

Teacher Colleen Garry is travelling in Indonesia for six weeks and told us what it was like to get caught up in the quake.

# quake - Saturday 17 February, 2018

Magnitude 4.4 earthquake strikes southwest Britain
# Wales
# Wales

Magnitude 4.4 earthquake strikes southwest Britain

Feb 17th 2018, 3:13 PM 34,031 Views 40 Comments

The earthquake struck at 2.31pm near Swansea, Wales.

# quake - Thursday 21 September, 2017

Mexican rescuers race to free girl trapped under school rubble
# Earthquake
# Earthquake

Mexican rescuers race to free girl trapped under school rubble

Sep 21st 2017, 10:18 AM 6,066 Views 7 Comments

The magnitude 7.1 quake has killed at least 245 people in central Mexico and injured over 2,000.

# quake - Tuesday 19 September, 2017

At least 42 dead as earthquake hits Mexico City and destroys buildings and bridges
# Quake
# Quake

At least 42 dead as earthquake hits Mexico City and destroys buildings and bridges

Sep 19th 2017, 9:59 PM 13,182 Views 7 Comments

The US Geological Survey put the quake’s magnitude at 7.1.

# quake - Thursday 19 January, 2017

Italy avalanche: Several children confirmed missing as extent of devastation emerges
# Hotel Tragedy
# Hotel Tragedy

Italy avalanche: Several children confirmed missing as extent of devastation emerges

Jan 19th 2017, 4:18 PM 27,235 Views 8 Comments

Prospects of anyone being rescued alive from the ill-fated Hotel Rigopiano look bleak.

# quake - Sunday 18 December, 2016

The farmers, their little pigs and the wolves: An Italy earthquake survival tale
# Aftershocks
# Aftershocks

The farmers, their little pigs and the wolves: An Italy earthquake survival tale

Dec 18th 2016, 8:30 PM 9,092 Views 2 Comments

A month after the quakes, the Fausti family managed to get itself up and running again – but it was no easy task.

# quake - Sunday 13 November, 2016

At least two killed as massive earthquake hits New Zealand
# Earthquake
# Earthquake

At least two killed as massive earthquake hits New Zealand

Nov 13th 2016, 5:55 PM 59,902 Views 45 Comments

Christchurch was the location of a powerful earthquake in 2011.

# quake - Thursday 1 September, 2016

Evacuations but no major damage as New Zealand hit by earthquake
# Quake
# Quake

Evacuations but no major damage as New Zealand hit by earthquake

Sep 1st 2016, 11:29 PM 82,850 Views 33 Comments

A swarm of aftershocks rocked the region.

# quake - Sunday 7 June, 2015

Japan might put toilets in lifts in case people get stuck during earthquakes
# Moveable Poo
# Moveable Poo

Japan might put toilets in lifts in case people get stuck during earthquakes

Jun 7th 2015, 4:30 PM 9,174 Views 21 Comments

Definitely qualifies as an emergency.

# quake - Wednesday 27 May, 2015

Nepal earthquake survivor: 'More than anything now, the women need safety'
# Opinion
# Opinion

Nepal earthquake survivor: 'More than anything now, the women need safety'

May 27th 2015, 6:00 PM 35 Views 4 Comments

One month on, a survivor of the Nepalese earthquake talks about the conditions in the camps and the dangers faced by displaced women and girls.

# quake - Tuesday 26 May, 2015

Earthquake strikes in Wales (and shakes Ireland a tiny bit)

Earthquake strikes in Wales (and shakes Ireland a tiny bit)

May 26th 2015, 9:41 PM 33,929 Views 28 Comments

A teeny tiny bit.

# quake - Wednesday 13 May, 2015

"People have no hope left. We know that another quake is coming"
# Fresh Tragedy
# Fresh Tragedy

"People have no hope left. We know that another quake is coming"

May 13th 2015, 9:03 PM 12,828 Views 4 Comments

The search has also been continuing for a US military helicopter that went missing while delivering aid.

Irish people are jokingly using Facebook's Nepal safety check-in
# Bad Form
# Bad Form

Irish people are jokingly using Facebook's Nepal safety check-in

May 13th 2015, 5:52 PM 29,463 Views 26 Comments

Their friends really aren’t impressed.

# quake - Tuesday 12 May, 2015

WATCH: The terrifying moment the Nepal quake struck the parliament
# Panic
# Panic

WATCH: The terrifying moment the Nepal quake struck the parliament

May 12th 2015, 4:07 PM 11,761 Views 5 Comments

Dozens of people have been declared dead after the 7.3 magnitude earthquake.

# quake - Saturday 2 May, 2015

'No chance' of more survivors beneath rubble
# Nepal
# Nepal

'No chance' of more survivors beneath rubble

May 2nd 2015, 10:05 AM 6,977 Views 1 Comment

The Department of Foreign Affairs here has confirmed all 170 Irish in affected regions have been accounted for.

# quake - Saturday 22 November, 2014

'No damage to any nuclear power stations' after strong quake hits Japan
# 6.2 Magnitude
# 6.2 Magnitude

'No damage to any nuclear power stations' after strong quake hits Japan

Nov 22nd 2014, 3:24 PM 7,351 Views 8 Comments

Five people are feared trapped in collapsed buildings.

# quake - Sunday 3 August, 2014

At least 367 dead in southwest China earthquake
# Breaking
# Breaking

At least 367 dead in southwest China earthquake

Aug 3rd 2014, 1:51 PM 5,763 Views 6 Comments

The quake measured 6.1 on the Richter Scale.

# quake - Friday 11 July, 2014

Tsunami warning issued after earthquake hits off Fukushima coast
# Nuclear Site
# Nuclear Site

Tsunami warning issued after earthquake hits off Fukushima coast

Jul 11th 2014, 9:32 PM 16,971 Views 25 Comments

The 6.8-magnitude earthquake struck in the Pacific off Fukushima.

# quake - Saturday 5 July, 2014

5.7-magnitude quake hits Japan
# Earthquake
# Earthquake

5.7-magnitude quake hits Japan

Jul 5th 2014, 7:30 AM 7,763 Views 9 Comments

So far, there have been no reports of damage.

# quake - Wednesday 2 April, 2014

Five dead after 8.2 earthquake rocks northern Chile
# Disaster Zone
# Disaster Zone

Five dead after 8.2 earthquake rocks northern Chile

Apr 2nd 2014, 6:25 AM 7,161 Views 4 Comments

The five died in the cities of Iquique and Alto Hospicio.

# quake - Wednesday 19 March, 2014

Earthquake! Small tremor felt in south east Ireland last night
# Ahhhhhhhh
# Ahhhhhhhh

Earthquake! Small tremor felt in south east Ireland last night

Mar 19th 2014, 6:20 AM 45,323 Views 92 Comments

There have been no reports so far of damage, with seismologists saying it was of a “low magnitude”.

# quake - Monday 17 March, 2014

An earthquake has woken every Twitter user in Los Angeles at 6.30am
# Alarm Call
From The Daily Edge
# Alarm Call

An earthquake has woken every Twitter user in Los Angeles at 6.30am

Mar 17th 2014, 2:17 PM 5,072 Views 0 Comments

Shakey wakey.

# quake - Friday 25 October, 2013

Small tsunami hits Japan after quake
# Japan
# Japan

Small tsunami hits Japan after quake

Oct 25th 2013, 9:08 PM 8,499 Views 8 Comments

People were warned to stay away from the coast as the tsunami approached.

# quake - Sunday 25 August, 2013

There were two earthquakes in the Irish Sea this morning
# I Feel The Earth Move
# I Feel The Earth Move

There were two earthquakes in the Irish Sea this morning

Aug 25th 2013, 7:52 PM 35,359 Views 76 Comments

Both of the quakes happened close to the English coastline with the larger registering a 3.3 on the Richter scale.

# quake - Saturday 10 August, 2013

Volcano kills 5, 'shoots smoke and ash 2,000m into the air'
# Indonesia
# Indonesia

Volcano kills 5, 'shoots smoke and ash 2,000m into the air'

Aug 10th 2013, 12:34 PM 8,842 Views 31 Comments

A 5.0 earthquake hit 188km northwest of Indonesia, the US Geological Survey also said.

# quake - Sunday 21 July, 2013

Strong 6.5 quake shakes New Zealand
# Earthquake
# Earthquake

Strong 6.5 quake shakes New Zealand

Jul 21st 2013, 8:11 AM 10,333 Views 11 Comments

The quake hit 57 kilometres south-southwest of Wellington.

# quake - Wednesday 29 May, 2013

Did you feel the earth move at 4.16am? (Seriously)
# Earthquake
# Earthquake

Did you feel the earth move at 4.16am? (Seriously)

May 29th 2013, 8:37 AM 22,246 Views 67 Comments

A 3.8 magnitude earthquake struck Wales in the early hours of this morning – and was even felt 110km away on Ireland’s east coast.

# quake - Wednesday 24 April, 2013

Powerful quake strikes Afghanistan, tremors felt in Pakistan
# Earthquake
# Earthquake

Powerful quake strikes Afghanistan, tremors felt in Pakistan

Apr 24th 2013, 11:27 AM 2,753 Views 6 Comments

The 5.7-magnitude earthquake struck at a depth of 65 kilometres, close to the Pakistani border.

# quake - Monday 25 February, 2013

Quake shakes buildings in Tokyo
# Japan
# Japan

Quake shakes buildings in Tokyo

Feb 25th 2013, 8:10 AM 3,684 Views 1 Comment

No risk of a tsunami, says Japan’s meteorological agency.

# quake - Monday 10 December, 2012

Earthquake hits Indonesia's Banda Sea
# Indonesia
# Indonesia

Earthquake hits Indonesia's Banda Sea

Dec 10th 2012, 5:32 PM 6,262 Views 6 Comments

There is not said to be a tsunami threat after the earthquake.

# quake - Wednesday 5 December, 2012

Iran earthquake kills five, destroys villages in rural area
# Iran
# Iran

Iran earthquake kills five, destroys villages in rural area

Dec 5th 2012, 8:37 PM 1,635 Views 6 Comments

The quake registered 5.5 on the moment magnitude scale and hit at around 5pm GMT.

# quake - Sunday 5 August, 2012

New Zealand begins implosion of quake-hit buildings
# New Zealand
# New Zealand

New Zealand begins implosion of quake-hit buildings

Aug 5th 2012, 2:35 PM 3,914 Views 3 Comments

This was the first implosion of a building damaged by a quake, and thousands of people turned out to watch.

Property Mag – #341 – June ’21

Property Mag – #341 – June ’21

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