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World - International
1/3/2024 4:00:00 PM
Japanese rescue workers and canine units searched urgently through rubble Wednesday ahead of predicted bitter cold and heavy rain in what the prime minister called a race against time after powerful earthquakes killed at least 73 people in western Japan.

World - International
1/1/2024 12:32:35 PM
Tsunami waves over a metre high hit central Japan on Monday after a series of powerful earthquakes that damaged homes, closed highways and prompted authorities to urge people to run to higher ground.

Egypt - Foreign Affairs
12/19/2023 12:23:43 PM
Egypt extended its heartfelt condolences to the friendly state and people of China in the wake of the destructive earthquake that struck the Gansu province in the northwest of the country, resulting in a large number of casualties and injuries, according to a statement by the foreign ministry on Tuesday.

Business - Energy
10/1/2023 7:39:39 PM
The Netherlands halted extraction from Europe's biggest gas field on Sunday, which resulted in earthquakes that have shaken local residents for decades and threaten to persist.

Al-Ahram Weekly - Opinion
9/19/2023 7:39:02 PM
Could there be a link between the earthquakes that struck Morocco, Syria, and Turkey and climate change, asks Ahmed Mustafa

Al-Ahram Weekly - World
9/17/2023 8:30:00 PM
An earthquake of devastating proportions struck Morocco last week, leaving a trail of destruction in its wake.

Egypt - Society
8/10/2023 7:39:23 PM
An earthquake measuring 4.76 on the Richter scale hit Cyprus Thursday and was felt in Egypt, the National Research Institute of Astronomy and Geophysics (NRIAG) announced.

Al-Ahram Weekly - Focus
5/30/2023 1:30:00 PM
The earthquakes that hit Turkey and Syria earlier this year drew renewed attention to the dangers they pose as well as whether they can be the result of human activities.

Sports - World
4/24/2023 3:24:47 PM
Before Gaetano Manfredi was elected mayor of Naples in 2021, he was a university professor specializing in seismic engineering — preparing and designing buildings to withstand earthquakes.

Al-Ahram Weekly - Focus
3/3/2023 8:18:00 PM
The recent earthquakes in Turkey and Syria have triggered controversy about possible links between global warming and seismic activity.

Al-Ahram Weekly - Egypt
2/28/2023 10:47:32 PM
After multiple earthquakes in Turkey and Syria, Egyptians worry they are next, reports Reem Leila

Egypt - Society
2/25/2023 11:29:56 AM
Egypt’s earthquake monitoring stations did not detect any earthquakes on Friday evening, according to President of the National Research Institute of Astronomy and Geophysics (NRIAG) Gad El-Qady.

Al-Ahram Weekly - World
2/21/2023 4:49:00 PM
The global response to the earthquakes in Turkey and Syria has shown how politics have trumped humanitarianism worldwide.

Egypt - Society
2/20/2023 9:45:08 PM
Head of the Egyptian National Research Institute of Astronomy and Geophysics (NRIAG) Gad El-Qady said no earthquakes were recorded in any part across Egypt over the past hours, urging the public not to panic.

Egypt - Foreign Affairs
2/15/2023 11:47:28 PM
The Egyptian National Council for Human Rights (NCHR) has appealed to the world to "put politics aside" and act in unison in order to provide more support to alleviate the suffering of the Syrian and Turkish peoples in the aftermath of the earthquakes.

World - Region
2/15/2023 4:53:29 PM
The earthquakes that killed more than 39,000 people in southern Turkey and northern Syria produced more grieving and suffering along with extraordinary rescues and appeals for aid.

World - Region
2/14/2023 1:14:37 PM
Qatar plans to send 10,000 cabins and caravans from last year's World Cup to provide shelter for survivors of the Turkish earthquakes, officials said.

World - Region
2/13/2023 10:28:12 AM
Rescue crews on Monday pulled a 40-year-old woman from the wreckage of a building a week after two powerful earthquakes struck, but reports of rescues are coming less often as the time since the quake reaches the limits of the human body's ability to survive without water, especially in sub-freezing temperatures.

World - Region
2/12/2023 12:59:04 PM
An earthquake measuring 3.7 degrees struck the city of Kahramanmaras on Sunday, the Turkish Disaster and Emergency Management Authority (AFAD) said.

World - International
2/8/2023 3:44:53 PM
With the death toll rising by the hour, the massive earthquake that struck Turkey and Syria on February 5 is already among the ten deadliest of the 21st century.

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