A 6.4-magnitude earthquake struck the southern Taiwanese city of Tainan at dawn on Saturday, toppling many buildings. A 17-storey apartment complex was badly hit. It was full of families and people visiting for the Lunar New Year.
Mexico's government is distributing food to survivors of an earthquake that destroyed a large part of the city of Juchitan and left at least 90 people dead in the region. Nearly 800 aftershocks have been recorded.
A year after the deadly earthquake, popular committees have done their best to pressure authorities on reconstruction efforts. But the process continues to fall short of survivors' dreams for their homeland.
Thousands of Iranians endured another chilly night in the open air after a powerful earthquake that struck the western province of Kermanshah. The natural calamity claimed over 530 lives and injured many more.
A 7.1 magnitude earthquake in Mexico has killed at least 226 people, including more than 20 children at a collapsed primary school. Rescue teams are working tirelessly to locate survivors trapped under the rubble.
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