Mexico

Mexico quake rescuers race to free girl, other victims

Death toll rises to 230 as President Enrique Nieto says 'every minute counts to save lives'.

Latin America

Powerful earthquake kills nearly 150 in Mexico

At least 22 children from one school among those killed in the deadliest tremor to hit the country in 30 years.

Major 7.1 earthquake hits Mexico, more than 140 killed

Latin America

Mexico City better prepared for earthquakes than in 1985

Mexico City's 20 million people were well prepared when the strongest earthquake in 100 years struck them last week.

Earthquake

Mexico rushes aid to millions of quake victims; 96 dead

About 2.5 million people in need of emergency aid and shelter after worst earthquake in 85 years struck last week.

Mexico rushes aid to millions of quake victims; 96 dead

Mexico

Mexico earthquake: Victims complain of slow response

As death toll climbs to 90, residents of town hit by the 8.1-temblor say authorities reacted too slowly to their plight.

Mexico earthquake: Victims complain of slow response

Earthquake

Mexico shaken by strongest earthquake in a century

Scores killed in southern provinces, as powerful tremor wrecks buildings and sends panicked families into the streets.

Asia Pacific

North Korea 'holds nuclear test'

Tremors in North Korea caused by country's sixth nuclear test, Japan's government says.

North Korea 'holds nuclear test'

Europe

Earthquake kills two, injures dozens on Italian island

The 4.0-magnitude earthquake damaged buildings and caused a blackout on the holiday island off the coast of Naples.

Earthquake kills two, injures dozens on Ischia island

Earthquake

Two killed as strong earthquake hits Greece and Turkey

Deaths on Greek island of Kos as magnitude 6.7 earthquake shakes Greek Dodecanese Islands and Turkey's Aegean coast.

Two killed as strong earthquake hits Greece and Turkey

Latin America

Guatemala earthquake leaves five dead

Collapsing buildings and heart attacks kill five as 6.9-magnitude earthquake hits Guatemala and southern Mexico.

Guatemala earthquake leaves five dead

Earthquake

Quake kills woman, destroys houses on Greece's Lesbos

Powerful 6.2 magnitude tremor causes extensive structural damage on parts of Greek island and is also felt in Turkey.

Earthquake kills woman, destroys houses on Lesbos

Immigration

US-based Haitians fear clock ticking on their stay

On Wednesday, US and Haitian officials discussed repatriating 58,000 Haitians who moved to US after 2010 earthquake.

US-based Haitians fear clock ticking on their stay

Asia

Deadly earthquake hits China's Taxkorgan county

At least nine people killed and more than 20 injured in 5.5-magnitude earthquake that hit China's Xinjiang region.

Deadly earthquake hits China's Taxkorgan county

Latin America

UN votes to end Haiti peacekeeping mission in October

Security Council unanimously votes to replace 2004 mission with a smaller police-only force as stability emerges.

UN votes to end Haiti peacekeeping mission in October

Asia Pacific

Multiple tremors damage buildings in Philippines

Hundreds flee coastal areas in Batangas province as rumours about false tsunami threat spread following quakes.

Multiple tremors damage buildings in Philippines