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Ten dead as building struck by car collapses in India

Ten dead as building struck by car collapses in India

The driver lost control of his vehicle and struck a pillar holding up the near 100-year-old structure, said police deputy inspector general Harinarayanchari Mishra.

Rescue dog hailed a hero after finding Taiwan quake survivors

Rescue dog hailed a hero after finding Taiwan quake survivors

Agencies reported that the dog discovered one survivor who had been trapped in the rubble for 15 hours, and another person who subsequently died.

Mexico says last body found in rubble after quake

Mexico says last body found in rubble after quake

After 15 days of searching, workers found the final victim's body beneath the mountain of rubble left by the collapse of a seven-story office building in Mexico City's hard-hit Roma district.

21 killed as old Mumbai building collapses after rains

21 killed as old Mumbai building collapses after rains

Rescuers were searching for survivors at the site of the collapsed five-storey building, believed to be about 100 years old, in the busy Bhendi Bazar market area.

Quake kills two tourists on Greek holiday island

Quake kills two tourists on Greek holiday island

A 6.7-magnitude undersea quake hit the Greek holiday island of Kos and the Turkish resort of Bodrum on Friday, killing two people and injuring hundreds in areas abuzz with nightlife.

Mosul mosque where Islamic State took world stage lies in rubble

Mosul mosque where Islamic State took world stage lies in rubble

The leaning minaret of Mosul's Grand al-Nuri Mosque survived conquests by the Mongols and the Ottomans, neglect under Saddam Hussein, and air raids during the Iran-Iraq War and the US invasion in 2003.

Indian mine collapse toll rises to 11 as rescuers search

Indian mine collapse toll rises to 11 as rescuers search

The toll from a deadly mine collapse in eastern India's Jharkhand state rose to 11 on Saturday with rescue workers searching for more bodies under the rubble.

Italy quake toll rises to nearly 250 as rescuers struggle to find survivors

Italy quake toll rises to nearly 250 as rescuers struggle to find survivors

The death toll from a devastating earthquake in central Italy rose sharply to almost 250 people early on Thursday after rescue teams worked through the night to try to find survivors under the rubble ...

At least 120 killed as quake flattens towns in central Italy

At least 120 killed as quake flattens towns in central Italy

An earthquake flattened towns in central Italy in the early hours of Wednesday, killing at least 120 people and burying some alive in their sleep, with volunteers and firefighters racing to free those trapped under mounds of rubble as darkness fell.

New earthquake revives panic in Ecuador

New earthquake revives panic in Ecuador

A 6.1-magnitude earthquake struck off the coast of Ecuador on Wednesday, sowing new panic four days after a more powerful quake killed more than 525 people, with hundreds still missing.

Ecuador quake death toll rises to 350, some still trapped

Ecuador quake death toll rises to 350, some still trapped

The death toll from Ecuador's worst earthquake in decades rose to 350 on Monday as traumatised survivors rested amid the rubble of their homes and rescuers dug for survivors.

Earthquake kills 233 in Ecuador, devastates coast zone

Earthquake kills 233 in Ecuador, devastates coast zone

The death toll from Ecuador's biggest earthquake in decades soared to at least 233 on Sunday as rescuers using tractors and bare hands hunted desperately for survivors in shattered coastal towns.