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Muddy island formed by Pakistan quake

Muddy island formed by Pakistan quake

Sep 26, –  Experts say the island was formed by the massive movement of the earth during the 7.7-magnitude quake that hit Pakistan’s Baluchistan province on Tuesday, killing at least 285 people. “That big shock beneath the earth causes a lot of disturbance,” said Zahid Rafi, director of the National Seismic Monitoring Center. Alongside the […]

September 26, 2013 | By | Reply More
Death toll in Pakistan quake rises to 182

Death toll in Pakistan quake rises to 182

Sep 25, –  A spokesman for the chief secretary of Baluchistan province, Kamran Asad, gave the updated death toll on Wednesday. Previously, officials had put the death toll from Tuesday’s quake at 39. Another spokesman for the provincial government, Jan Mohammad Bulaidi, put the death toll as high as 216. A Pakistani official says the […]

September 25, 2013 | By | Reply More