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5.9 earthquake hits Andaman Sea, tsunami ruled out

An earthquake measuring 5.9 on the Richter scale hit the Andaman Sea on Thursday but the Met department ruled out tsunami. According to Laxman Singh Rathore, Director General of the Indian......

4.9 earthquake jolts parts of Jammu and Kashmir

An earthquake measuring 4.9 on the Richter scale hit Pakistan-occupied-Gilgit late on Tuesday night and resultant mild tremors were felt in Doda and Kishtwar districts of Jammu and Kashmir. The......

Moderate quake jolts Delhi NCR, Chennai, eastern India

A moderate earthquake measuring 5.6 on the Richter scale on Wednesday night jolted Delhi, National Capital Region, Chennai and parts of eastern and northern India including West Bengal, Odisha and......

6.5 intensity quake jolts Andaman and Nicobar Islands

A moderate intensity earthquake measuring 6.5 on the Richter scale shook the Andaman and Nicobar Islands on Friday evening but there were no reports of casualty or damage. The government also ruled......

Major earthquake rocks Iran, Pak; tremors in N India

A major earthquake measuring 7.8 on the richter scale rocked the Iran-Pakistan border on Tuesday, tremors of which were experienced in North India, including New Delhi, Haryana, Rajasthan, Punjab......

Fiscal burden: Japan can rise from ashes

The massive earthquake that logged 8.9 on the Richter scale, and the tsunami that struck northeastern Japan, have wrecked enormous havoc on Japan taking a huge toll in terms of life and property.......

  People speak for richter scale

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uttar
Q. What is the name of the CalTech seismologist who invented the scale used to measure the magnitude of earthquakes? A. Charles Richter B. Hiram Walker C. Giuseppe Mercalli D. Joshua Rumble
Uttar:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-the-name-of-the-caltech-seismologist-who-invented-th/27831851/answers/

Gernal Singh
Q. Agar QA mai seedhi line marni ho tou kaun sa scale le kar aau
Gernal Singh:  A. A. Richter more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/agar-qa-mai-seedhi-line-marni-ho-tou-kaun-sa-scale-le-kar-aa/27542049/answers/27831858

Diya AurBaatiHum
Q. Rajnikanth's New Release !!Rajnikanth`s pulse is measured in Richter scale!Do you know that ??
Diya AurBaatiHum:  A. Use Richter scale! more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/rajnikanths-new-release-rajnikanths-pulse-is-measured-in-ric/26080451/answers/27542061

Gernal Singh
Q. Was today any earthquake, i was traveling in aeroplane and it started shaking, any specific reason ?
Gernal Singh:  A. Yes his heart bit must have created more tremor than that is usually produced while an earth quake occurs.... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/was-today-any-earthquake-i-was-traveling-in-aeroplane-and-it/26003292/answers/26080493

  Web results for Richter Scale
Strong quake hits Japan, but no tsunami

The US Geological Survey said that the quake was magnitude-5.6 on the Richter scale. The quake had a depth of 33.5 miles and struck near Iwai,... ...

http://www.siasat.com/english/news/strong-quake-hits-japan-no-tsunami
Counting of votes for crucial UP bypolls starts

TOP STORIES Modi to visit Gujarat for 1st time after becoming PM Ahmedabad, Sep 16 (UNI) Mr Narendra Modi will reach here today on his... ...

http://www.uniindia.com/eng/index.php
Strong earthquake, magnitude 5.6, shakes buildings in Japan

A strong earthquake measuring 5.6 on Richter Scale was reported to have jolted buildings in Japan near eastern Honshu region on Tuesday, the US... ...

http://zeenews.india.com/news/world/strong-earthquake-magnitude-56-shakes-buildings-in-japan_1470595.html
Kashmir floods and disaster management

The devastating floods in India's Jammu and Kashmir State following the Uttrakhand tragedy last year expose our response and preparedness for... ...

http://www.kashmirtimes.com/newsdet.aspx?q=36673
6 Major Disasters That Have Jolted India

2001 - Gujarat Earthquake The 7.6 Richter scale quake killed 25,000 people and affected 6.3 ...

http://m.indiatimes.com/news/india/6-major-natural-disasters-that-have-jolted-india-in-recent-times-173973.html

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