Indonesia earthquake: Rescuers search for survivors

Search for earthquake survivors that was halted at night by rain and blackouts resumed on second day.


Scores dead in Indonesia earthquake, more trapped

A 6.5 magnitude earthquake in Indonesia's Sumatra island has killed at least 97 people and trapped dozens in rubble.

El Salvador

Magnitude 7.0 quake shakes Central America

Tremor hits off the coast of El Salvador, and was also felt in Nicaragua, which is being lashed by a hurricane.


Japan: Earthquake triggers tsunami at Fukushima

No loss of life reported but thousands of residents flee for higher grounds after magnitude 7.4 quake.


Major earthquake strikes off Japan

Tsunami warning has been issued after quake hits with a depth of 10km off Japan's Fukushima prefecture.


Japan: Aftermath of a Disaster

We return to Japan to see how the remote community of Miyako has recovered from the 2011 earthquake and tsunami.


Deadly earthquake strikes New Zealand

A 7.8-magnitude quake hits central New Zealand, killing at least two people and prompting a tsunami warning.


Central Italy rocked by two earthquakes

No deaths reported after twin earthquakes cause severe damage in the area that was hit two months ago.


The Big Quake

We investigate what could be the next most powerful earthquake and tsunami to ever strike in North America.


In Tanzania, quake victims struggling to rebuild lives

At least 17 people killed in 5.9 magnitude tremor that injured more than 200 and left hundreds of families homeless.


Several killed after magnitude 5.7 quake hits Tanzania

Earthquake strikes western shore of Lake Victoria, with tremors felt as far away as western Kenya, Uganda and Rwanda.

Humanitarian crises

Emotional tribute to eight-year-old Italy quake victim

Girl died shielding her little sister in Marche region when tremors hit parts of Italy last week, killing more than 290.


Italy quake toll soars as hopes fade for more survivors

State funeral planned for some victims of quake that killed at least 278 as rescuers pull out of some stricken areas.


Italy earthquake death toll hits 267

Italian rescuers worked for the second day in a row to pull survivors from the rubble as death toll crosses 250.


Hundreds dead as earthquake rocks central Italy

At least 247 people dead as 6.2 magnitude quake hits Umbria, causing heavy damage and trapping residents under rubble.