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Dec 26, 2016
2004 Tsunami: Tamil Nadu observes 12th anniversary of tragedyThe 12th anniversary of the killer tsunami that caused massive destruction in Tamil Nadu in 2004 was observed across the state with people mourning the dead and fishermen keeping off the seas.
Dec 25, 2016
Chile earthquake: Tsunami alert issued after 7.7 magnitude shockA powerful earthquake shook southern Chile on Sunday, prompting officials to order an evacuation of coastal areas to guard against a possible tsunami.
Dec 17, 2016
7.9 earthquake strikes off Papua New Guinea, tsunami warning issued in several nationsTsunami warnings were issued for several nations on Saturday after a major 7.9-magnitude earthquake struck off Papua New Guinea, the Pacific Tsunami Warning Centre and the US Geological Survey said
Dec 07, 2016
Jayalalithaa a ruthless administrator who got the job done, but demanded absolute submissionOn one side, you see in Jayalalithaa a woman who was the personification of authoritarianism. But on the other hand, she was an able and efficient administrator who came up with innovative schemes
Dec 06, 2016
How Jayalalitha's administrative skills helped Tamil Nadu recover from tsunami nightmareJayalalithaa's efforts following the tsunami that shook Tamil Nadu on 26 December, 2004 showed her to be an effective administrator.
Nov 24, 2016
Earthquake of magnitude 5.6 hits Japan two days after Fukushima tsunamiA 5.6-magnitude earthquake shook northeast Japan early Thursday, 2 days after a powerful tremor triggered a tsunami near the Fukushima nuclear power plant.
Nov 22, 2016
Japan earthquake: 6.9-magnitude earthquake triggers Fukushima tsunamiA powerful 6.9-magnitude earthquake hit northeastern Japan on Tuesday triggering a one-metre (3.3-foot) tsunami wave that crashed into the coast at the stricken Fukushima nuclear power plant.
Nov 14, 2016
Powerful quake hits New Zealand's South Island, two deadA powerful earthquake rocked New Zealand on Monday, triggering landslides and a small tsunami. It cracked apart roads and homes and left two people dead, but largely spared the country the devastation it saw five years ago when a deadly quake had struck the same region.
Nov 14, 2016
New Zealand earthquake: Two dead following powerful tremor, tsunami warning issuedA powerful earthquake struck New Zealand's South Island early Monday, killing at least two people, damaging buildings and infrastructure, and prompting warnings to people along the coast to move to higher ground to avoid possible tsunami waves
Nov 13, 2016
New Zealand earthquake: Pakistan team shocked but safe after 'terrifying experience'The Pakistani players and officials were shaken on Sunday when a 7.4 magnitude earthquake struck Christchurch and its adjoining areas.