India News | Edited by Prasad Sanyal | Tuesday May 12, 2015
Delhi's Metro service was halted at 12.38 pm today, soon after a big earthquake measuring 7.4 on the Richter scale hit Nepal today, with tremors were felt across much of North and East India, including the capital.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Sunday April 26, 2015
Six military aircraft are operational in Kathmandu but India hopes to push the figure to 13 by tonight, Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar said after a review of relief operations following the devastating earthquake in Nepal. Over 2,400 people died after a 7.9 magnitude earthquake on Saturday. More than 60 people died in India.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday April 26, 2015
A total of 336 people from West Bengal have been stranded due to the earthquake in Nepal, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said in Kolkata today.
Kolkata News | Agencies | Sunday April 26, 2015
Kolkata metro services were halted briefly on Sunday as a safety measure after fresh tremors hit the city and other parts of West Bengal following a 6.7 magnitude earthquake in Nepal.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday April 26, 2015
National carrier Air India resumed its flights to quake-hit Nepal with two services- one each from Delhi and Kolkata - leaving for Kathmandu early this morning.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Sunday April 26, 2015
Kolkata felt the tremors of the earthquake around 11.41 AM which continued for two minutes and then felt another quake at 12.19 PM on Saturday.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday April 25, 2015
Parts of West Bengal were today rocked by an earthquake, that had its epicenter in Nepal, causing panic among the people.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday April 25, 2015
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today said she was monitoring the situation after a 7.9-magnitude earthquake was felt across India and Nepal.
Kolkata News | Press Trust of India | Saturday June 1, 2013
An earthquake of slight intensity, measuring 3.6 on the Richter scale, was felt in the metropolis and neighbouring South 24-Parganas district in West Bengal this evening.
India News | NDTV Correspondent | Friday May 11, 2012
An earthquake measuring 5.4 on the Richter scale shook Guwahati in Assam and Shillong in Meghalaya at about 6.15 this evening. Tremors were felt in other parts of the North East and some mild ones even in Kolkata.
Kolkata News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday April 11, 2012
Metro services in Kolkata were shut down for nearly 50 minutes as a precautionary measure on Wednesday, following the high intensity earthquake that hit the Sumatra coast, which was felt across the metropolis. The services were suspended from 2.42 PM to 3.30 PM, the Deputy General Manager (general) of Metro Railway, Pratyush Sinha told PTI.
India News | NDTV Correspondent | Wednesday April 11, 2012
Nearly four hours after a powerful earthquake struck Indonesia today, India has finally withdrawn the tsunami warning that was generated earlier. A second round of tremors was felt in India in cities like Kolkata and Chennai at 4.25 pm, but there was no tsunami threat from those aftershocks.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday November 21, 2011
An earthquake measuring 5.9 on the Richter scale rocked India's northeast, Myanmar and Bangladesh Monday, triggering panic among people. The tremor was felt at 8.47 a.m. in most parts of Assam, Nagaland, and Manipur, besides in Bangladesh and Myanmar.