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From TheJournal.ie Lowry, emigration and Arthur's Day: The week in numbers In Numbers

Lowry, emigration and Arthur's Day: The week in numbers

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From TheJournal.ie This is a new island created by the massive earthquake in Pakistan Pakistan

This is a new island created by the massive earthquake in Pakistan

People have already started exploring the land which emerged out of the Arabian Sea yesterday.

From TheJournal.ie Major earthquake kills at least 39 in Pakistan Pakistan

Major earthquake kills at least 39 in Pakistan

Up to a third of buildings in the Baluchistan province may have been destroyed in the largest earthquake anywhere in the world this year.

From TheJournal.ie Japan to spend €359mn to battle Fukushima radioactive water leak Fukushima

Japan to spend €359mn to battle Fukushima radioactive water leak

A costly untested subterranean ice wall be constructed in a desperate step to stop the leaks after repeated failures by the plant’s operator.

From TheJournal.ie There were two earthquakes in the Irish Sea this morning I Feel The Earth Move

There were two earthquakes in the Irish Sea this morning

Both of the quakes happened close to the English coastline with the larger registering a 3.3 on the Richter scale.

From TheJournal.ie Earthquake sends New Zealand office workers scrambling Earthquake

Earthquake sends New Zealand office workers scrambling

No tsunami warning has been issued after a 6.5 magnitude temblor hit the country’s South Island.

From TheJournal.ie Volcano kills 5, 'shoots smoke and ash 2,000m into the air' Indonesia

Volcano kills 5, 'shoots smoke and ash 2,000m into the air'

A 5.0 earthquake hit 188km northwest of Indonesia, the US Geological Survey also said.

From TheJournal.ie At least 54 dead in twin China quakes: government Earthquake

At least 54 dead in twin China quakes: government

The quake saw more than 21,000 buildings being severely damaged, with 1,200 collapsing.

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Sunday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Sunday

Good morning! Here are nine things you want to know as you start your day.

From TheJournal.ie Strong 6.5 quake shakes New Zealand Earthquake

Strong 6.5 quake shakes New Zealand

The quake hit 57 kilometres south-southwest of Wellington.

From TheJournal.ie Jobs expo targets skilled Irish workers to help with Christchurch rebuild New Zealand

Jobs expo targets skilled Irish workers to help with Christchurch rebuild

Construction workers in particular are being sought to help with the post-earthquake rebuild of the New Zealand city.

From TheJournal.ie Eggs, earthquakes and Euromillions: The week in numbers Prime Numbers

Eggs, earthquakes and Euromillions: The week in numbers

Plus – how much of your internet connection should you actually be paying for?

From TheJournal.ie There was another earthquake in the Irish Sea last night Thar She Blows
From TheJournal.ie Could more aftershocks be on the way after today's earthquake? I Feel The Earth Move

Could more aftershocks be on the way after today's earthquake?

The past two months have seen a concentration of tremor activity down the west coast of Britain, an Irish expert has said.

From TheJournal.ie Did you feel the earth move at 4.16am? (Seriously) Earthquake

Did you feel the earth move at 4.16am? (Seriously)

A 3.8 magnitude earthquake struck Wales in the early hours of this morning – and was even felt 110km away on Ireland’s east coast.

From TheJournal.ie Powerful quake strikes Afghanistan, tremors felt in Pakistan Earthquake

Powerful quake strikes Afghanistan, tremors felt in Pakistan

The 5.7-magnitude earthquake struck at a depth of 65 kilometres, close to the Pakistani border.

From TheJournal.ie The Evening Fix… now with added iPhone dominoes Need To Know

The Evening Fix… now with added iPhone dominoes

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From TheJournal.ie Quake jolts China’s Sichuan, killing over 150 and injuring more than 5,500 China

Quake jolts China’s Sichuan, killing over 150 and injuring more than 5,500

The quake struck at around 8am local time, with a magnitude of 6.6 according to the US Geological Survey.

From TheJournal.ie 7.2 magnitude earthquake shakes northern Japan Japan

7.2 magnitude earthquake shakes northern Japan

Though the quake rocked towns in the northmost region of the country, no injuries have been reported.

From TheJournal.ie The Evening Fix...now with added rock 'n' roll billboards Need To Know

The Evening Fix...now with added rock 'n' roll billboards

Things we learned, loved and shared today…

From TheJournal.ie The 5 at 5: Tuesday Take 5

The 5 at 5: Tuesday

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From TheJournal.ie At least 40 killed in 7.8-magnitude earthquake in Iran Iran

At least 40 killed in 7.8-magnitude earthquake in Iran

The massive earthquake, close to the Pakistani border, was felt as far away as Abu Dhabi and New Delhi.

From TheJournal.ie Iran: 33 killed in strong earthquake Natural Disaster

Iran: 33 killed in strong earthquake

The earthquake measured 6.3 on the Richter Scale.

From TheJournal.ie Los Angeles 'shaken by biggest quake in years' Earthquake

Los Angeles 'shaken by biggest quake in years'

The epicentre of the 4.7-magnitude quake was 11 miles southeast of Anza and about 100 miles southeast of Los Angeles.

From TheJournal.ie Frustrations over slow recovery as Japan marks anniversary of tsunami Japan

Frustrations over slow recovery as Japan marks anniversary of tsunami

Hundreds of people displaced in the Fukushima emergency have today filed a lawsuit seeking official compensation.

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Monday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Monday

Good morning. Here are nine things to know as you start your day.

From TheJournal.ie Quake shakes buildings in Tokyo Japan

Quake shakes buildings in Tokyo

No risk of a tsunami, says Japan’s meteorological agency.

From TheJournal.ie Five dead as 8.0 quake off Solomons sparks Pacific tsunami Earthquake

Five dead as 8.0 quake off Solomons sparks Pacific tsunami

Latest reports suggest that between 60 to 70 homes have been damaged by waves crashing into at least four villages on Santa Cruz Islands.

From TheJournal.ie Powerful 6.9 earthquake shakes northern Japan Japan

Powerful 6.9 earthquake shakes northern Japan

Strong tremors have been confirmed across Hokkaido island but no damage has been reported at the several nuclear facilities in the region.

From TheJournal.ie Column: Haiti - Three years on from devastation Read Me

Column: Haiti - Three years on from devastation

The recovery from the 2010 earthquake has slowed but there are strong grounds for optimism, says Concern Worldwide Regional Director, Bríd Kennedy.

From TheJournal.ie 7.7 magnitude quake hits off Alaska, triggers local tsunami Earthquake

7.7 magnitude quake hits off Alaska, triggers local tsunami

Homes nearby were shaken but there have been no immediate reports of casualties or damage.

From TheJournal.ie US-Mexico border hit by two offshore earthquakes Earthquakes

US-Mexico border hit by two offshore earthquakes

The two quakes – which struck only 17 seconds apart – are of magnitude 6.4 and 6.1, but no tsunami alerts have been issued.

From TheJournal.ie Earthquake hits Indonesia's Banda Sea Indonesia

Earthquake hits Indonesia's Banda Sea

There is not said to be a tsunami threat after the earthquake.

From TheJournal.ie Japan may scrap nuclear plant over seismic fault Nuclear

Japan may scrap nuclear plant over seismic fault

Geologists say an existing Japanese nuclear plant may be sited over an active seismic fault – indicating that it will probably have to be scrapped.

From TheJournal.ie Japan hit by series of earthquakes and 1-metre tsunami Japan

Japan hit by series of earthquakes and 1-metre tsunami

No reports of injuries although the location of quake, off the coast of Sendai and Miyaki prefecture, raised ghost of the 2011 earthquake and tsunami.

From TheJournal.ie Buried news: what happened yesterday (other than Budget 2013)? Bad News Day

Buried news: what happened yesterday (other than Budget 2013)?

You may have missed these nuggets in the flurry of austerity announcements.

From TheJournal.ie Iran earthquake kills five, destroys villages in rural area Iran

Iran earthquake kills five, destroys villages in rural area

The quake registered 5.5 on the moment magnitude scale and hit at around 5pm GMT.

From TheJournal.ie €670 million in EU aid for Italy earthquake victims approved Italy

€670 million in EU aid for Italy earthquake victims approved

Earthquake victims in Italy’s Emilia Romagna region are to receive get €670 million in EU solidarity aid.

From TheJournal.ie Minor earthquake recorded off Irish coast Donegal

Minor earthquake recorded off Irish coast

The 2.7 magnitude tremor occurred about 150km from the Donegal coast.

From TheJournal.ie Strong quake strikes Myanmar, death toll rises Myanmar

Strong quake strikes Myanmar, death toll rises

The earthquake measured 6.8 on the scale, according to the USGS.