Sunday, November 23, 2014
 
 
 
An earthquake with preliminary magnitude of 6.8 jolted central Japan on Saturday evening, public broadcaster NHK said, adding that no tsunami warning had been issued. High-speed trains were halted, but there were no immediate reports of serious damage from the quake, which was felt as far away as the capital of Tokyo about 180 km away.   [READ MORE]
 
An earthquake with preliminary magnitude of 6.8 jolted central Japan on Saturday evening, public broadcaster NHK said, adding that no tsunami warning had been issued. High-speed trains were halted, but there were no immediate reports of serious damage from the quake, which was felt as far away as the capital of Tokyo about 180 km away.   [READ MORE]
 
The death toll in the Ebola epidemic has risen to 5,459 out of 15,351 cases identified in eight countries by the end of Nov. 18, the World Health Organization said on Friday. The figures showed an increase of 39 recorded deaths and 106 new cases since those issued on Wednesday. "Transmission remains intense in Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone," WHO said, referring to the hardest-hit countries.   [READ MORE]
 
The death toll in the Ebola epidemic has risen to 5,459 out of 15,351 cases identified in eight countries by the end of Nov. 18, the World Health Organization said on Friday. The figures showed an increase of 39 recorded deaths and 106 new cases since those issued on Wednesday. "Transmission remains intense in Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone," WHO said, referring to the hardest-hit countries.   [READ MORE]
 
An earthquake of magnitude 6.3 hit a remote part of China's southwestern Sichuan province on Saturday, with one death reported so far, the official Xinhua news agency said. The quake struck more than 40 km from Kangding town at 4:55 p.m., at a depth of about 18 km, according to information from the China Earthquakes Network Centre. The quake caused buildings to shake violently and an elderly woman was killed after being hit by broken glass.   [READ MORE]
 
An earthquake of magnitude 6.3 hit a remote part of China's southwestern Sichuan province on Saturday, with one death reported so far, the official Xinhua news agency said. The quake struck more than 40 km from Kangding town at 4:55 p.m., at a depth of about 18 km, according to information from the China Earthquakes Network Centre. The quake caused buildings to shake violently and an elderly woman was killed after being hit by broken glass.   [READ MORE]
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 





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