STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- Gathered on the South Meadow ... O'Neill, police commissioner of the City of New York; Raja Ali Ejaz, consulate general of Pakistan New York, and Mino Akhtar, a community activist on women's issues. O'Neill …
A magnitude 7.7 earthquake hit south-central Pakistan on Tuesday this week. >Reports of hundreds of casualties highlight the awful scale of the tragedy, made more difficult for rescuers by the remote location of the quake, 270 km north of …
A small island created in the Arabian Sea by the huge earthquake that hit southwest Pakistan has fascinated locals but experts say it is unlikely to last long. The 7.7-magnitude quake struck on Tuesday in Baluchistan’s remote Awaran …
(Newser) – The 7.7 quake that shook Pakistan yesterday killed more than 200 people but also gave the country some new land—at least temporarily. Crowds of residents on the coast, far from the epicenter, saw a new island rise from …
Last week, a deadly earthquake shook the mountains of southern Pakistan, leveling buildings and claiming the lives of over 400 people. In the aftermath, though, people living along the country's coastline reported that a new island had sprung …
QUETTA, Pakistan (Reuters) - A major earthquake hit a remote part of western Pakistan on Tuesday, killing at least 45 people and prompting a new island to rise from the sea just off the country’s southern coast. Tremors were felt as far …
What would they say about the strange reversal, a century later, by which the commercial strip of Little Pakistan -- three and a half miles up the road -- calls itself Coney Island? THE NEW BROOKLYNS/FACES OF A BOROUGH Humera …
the head of the Geological Survey of Pakistan. “That big shock beneath the earth causes a lot of disturbance.” However, it's unlikely this new land will be around very long. A similar kind of island formed in the Arabian Sea nearly 60 years …