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New Zealand earthquake


Powerful quake hits off New Zealand, prompting evacuations

March 05, 2021 8:01 am

An offshore magnitude 7.3 quake had awoken many people during the night throughout New Zealand. While both quakes triggered warning systems, neither of them appeared to pose a widespread threat to lives or major infrastructure.

Aid convoy reaches earthquake-hit New Zealand town as damage bill mounts

November 18, 2016 11:16 am

New Zealand: Helicopters have also flown provisions to the town from navy vessels anchored offshore since the quake struck early on Monday.

New Zealand's Christchurch rocked by 5.7 magnitude quake, cliffs collapse into sea

February 14, 2016 12:28 pm

The Christchurch City Council said cliffs collapsed in several places along the surrounding coast.

Earthquake of magnitude 5.6 jolts New Zealand; no major damage

May 04, 2015 10:17 am

New Zealand police issued a statement saying that people had reported some instances of broken windows but no major damage.

6.8 magnitude Earthquake shakes central New Zealand; no casualties reported

August 16, 2013 9:47 am

185 people were killed in a similar quake that struck the city of Christchurch in 2011.

Strong earthquake strikes off New Zealand

January 19, 2012 2:33 pm

There are no reports of damage or injuries and no tsunami warning has been issued.

Earthquake hits New Zealand,no casualties reported

July 05, 2011 11:15 am

Christchurch was struck by 7.1 magnitude earthquake in Sept and 6.3 magnitude earthquake in Feb.

New Zealand earthquake death toll rises to 166

March 06, 2011 1:02 pm

A powerful aftershock has rocked the devastated New Zealand city of Christchurch.

NZ wants Oprah to help with quake relief

February 28, 2011 9:50 am

As death toll reaches 148,NZ hopes to rope in Oprah,Letterman for ‘significant cash’.

NZ: Rescuers find only dead in quake city,toll 145

February 26, 2011 11:11 am

Violent aftershocks hampered desperate efforts to find survivors in Christchurch,