Villagers flee as Java volcano spews ash2013-07-22 05:46:14
INDONESIA'S most volatile volcano has spewed smoke and ash forcing hundreds of people to flee their villages along its slopes, a disaster official said.
At least 54 killed, hundreds hurt in a 6.6 magnitude earthquake in China2013-07-22 05:43:12
The death toll from a 6.6 magnitude earthquake in China's western Gansu province on Monday more than doubled to 54 people, the municipal government said, with hundreds injured as many homes in affected areas collapsed.
6.1-magnitude quake hits Prince Edward Islands region: CENC2013-07-22 05:41:33
A 6.1-magnitude quake jolted Prince Edward Islands region at 3:01 p.m. Monday Beijing Time, according to the China Earthquake Networks Center.
NZ dollar little changed after 6.5-magnitude quake2013-07-22 05:39:33
The New Zealand dollar was little changed after a 6.5-magnitude earthquake in the Cook Strait shut down parts of the capital city as authorities assessed the damage which was ultimately found to be largely superficial.