European research project TRADR has allowed scientists and firefighters to use ground robots and drones to assist in post-disaster rehabilitation.
GRONINGEN – Around the world earthquakes cause disaster and force economies into downfall.
Italian farmers brought sheep to the streets of Rome as they protested the delays in reconstruction which is leading to further losses in livestock.
The Philippine island of Mindanao has been hit by a 6.7 earthquake, the strongest since 1879, killing at least six people.
More bodies have been found in the buried ruins of a hotel in central Italy, razed by an avalanche a week ago today.
Buried under snow for two days, four children and a woman have been pulled from the wreckage of a hotel in central Italy flattened by an avalanche.
The first rescue workers reached the Hotel Rigopiano at around 4am, some 11 hours after the avalanche struck central Italy.
Rescue workers face treacherous conditions as they fight against time and the elements to find survivors after an avalanche struck a luxury mountain hotel in central Italy, hours after a series of str
Impossible to reach by car, emergency workers have been trying to access the Hotel Rigopiano by alternative methods.
Heavy snowfall is hampering rescue operations in regions of central Italy affected by Wednesday's earthquakes. Lazio, Marche and Abruzzo were shaken by a wave of strong tremors on Wednesday.
An iconic skyscraper will be one of the tallest in the world when it’s completed in the next few months.
Four people have died and up to 25 are missing after an avalanche struck the Hotel Rigopiano in central Italy.
A full-scale operation is underway after a hotel was buried by an avalanche on Wednesday. More than 20 guests and ten staff are missing at the Hotel Rigopiano in the village of Farindola. Rescuers say
Authorities in snowbound central Italy are appealing for help after four strong earthquakes hit the same region battered by devastating and deadly tremors starting last…
Residents gathered in Accumoli to complain that not enough has been done to help them with cleaning up operations and reconstruction
During an audience of 800, the Pope listened attentively to survivor accounts and promised a fresh visit, as the region continues to be battered by aftershocks
There have been reports of small tsunami waves caused by aftershocks in the South Pacific island nation after a powerful 7.8 magnitude earthquake struck on Friday.
Over a thousand rescue workers are searching for survivors a day after a magnitude 6.
At least 97 people have died in the magnitude 6.5 tremor, the Army says, while hundreds are reportedly injured.
The death toll has risen to eight after an earth tremor caused rockfalls deep underground at a copper mine in southwest Poland.