Wednesday, Jul 06, 2022


Explained: Why Haiti Is Prone To Devastating Earthquakes

Aug 17, 2021 Associated Press (AP)

Haiti sits near the intersection of two tectonic plates that make up the Earth's crust. Earthquakes can occur when those plates move against each other and create friction.

Moderate Intensity Earthquake In Himachal Pradesh’s Kinnaur District

Aug 15, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

There was no immediate report of any casualty or damage to property.

7.0 Magnitude Earthquake Hits Off The Coast Of Haiti

The epicenter of the quake was 12 kilometers northeast Saint-Louis du Sud, according to the survey.

Magnitude 6.1 Earthquake Strikes Peru, Tremors Felt In Southern Ecuador

Jul 31, 2021 Associated Press (AP)

The US Geological Survey reported that the earthquake happened at 12:10 PM local time, with an epicenter about 8 kilometers east of the city of Sullana.

Alaska Hit By 8.2M Earthquake, Tsunami Watch Issued In Hawaii

The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center listed the magnitude as 8.1 and said that an investigation is underway to determine if there is a tsunami threat to Hawaii

11 July, 2021

Magnitude 4.4 Earthquake Strikes Maharashtra’s Yavatmal, Nearby Areas

Outlook Web Bureau

According to officials, the earthquake’s epicentre was reported at Sadhunagar in Yavatmal district. It occurred at 8.33 am today

09 July, 2021

5.9 Magnitude Earthquake Strikes California-Nevada Border

Associated Press (AP)

As Earthquake strikes, people reported feeling the shaking hundreds of miles away,

06 July, 2021

Medium Intensity Earthquake Hits Haryana, Tremors Felt In Delhi

Outlook Web Desk

The earthquake is the second to be felt in the national capital area in the past few days with a low-intensity earthquake with 2.1 magnitude hit Delhi's Punjabi Bagh area last month on June 20.

28 June, 2021

Mild Earthquake Strikes Uttarakhand's Pithoragarh

Outlook Web Bureau

According to the District Disaster Management, the quake occurred at 12.19 pm and mild tremors were felt in Pithoragarh, Kanda and Bageshwar.

20 June, 2021

Low Intensity Earthquake Strikes Delhi, No Casualty Reported

Outlook Web Bureau

The earthquake’s epicentre was reported at Punjabi Bagh area, officials said

24 May, 2021

Mild Earthquake Hits Uttarakhand's Chamoli, No Casualty Reported

Outlook Web Bureau

The District Administration said Joshimath was the epicentre of the earthquake


22 May, 2021

Magnitude 7.3 Earthquake Strikes Central China

Associated Press (AP)

Prior to the 7.3-magnitude earthquake which struck China on Saturday, a 6.1-magnitude earthquake was reported in southwestern China on Friday.

01 May, 2021

Magnitude 6.6 Earthquake Strikes Japan, No Tsunami Risk

Associated Press (AP)

A strong earthquake jolted northern Japan early Saturday, shaking buildings in Tokyo

28 April, 2021

6.4-Magnitude Earthquake Jolts Assam, Seven Aftershocks Follow

Dipankar Roy

Tremors also felt in other parts of Northeast, north Bengal and Bangladesh on Wednesday morning

28 April, 2021

6.4 Earthquake Jolts Assam, Strong Tremors Felt In Northeast, Bengal

Outlook Web Bureau

There were no immediate reports of loss of lives or property.

11 April, 2021

Indonesia Earthquake: Death Toll Rises To Eight, More Than 1,300 Houses Damaged

Associated Press (AP)

An earthquake measuring 6.0 on the Richter scale, struck Java on Saturday

10 April, 2021

7 Killed, 2 Injured In Indonesia's Earthquake; No Tsunami Risk

Associated Press (AP)

The quake shook the tourist hotspot of Bali and damaged more than 300 buildings on Indonesia's main island, Java


05 April, 2021

Magnitude 5.4 Earthquake Strikes Sikkim

Outlook Web Bureau

According to reports, tremors were felt in Bengal and Assam as well.

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

PTI Photo

Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

PTI Photo

A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

PTI Photo

Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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The Future of Universities: Can India Overcome The Digital Divide?

The pandemic has made it clear that virtual learning is here to stay. In the West, the big question is whether it will dilute the quality of the college experience and education. In India, which grapples with digital divide, the question remains whether this will reach most people at all.

Jan 15, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Super Immunity, Natural Vaccines, Covid Gods: A Desi Guide To Denying The Pandemic

Even after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, many 'informed' individuals in India continue to deny the virus with unscientific claims and unfounded data. The latest? Omicron will end the pandemic.

Jan 08, 2022 Rakhi Bose

What Is The Future Of The Liberal Arts In Asia?

Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.

Jan 01, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Nagaland To Lakhimpur Kheri: Rights, Regimes And Restitutions in Times Of Turbulence

The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.

Dec 28, 2021 Tanvir Aeijaz