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Eight dead in earthquake at Polish copper mine

The death toll has risen to eight after an earth tremor caused rockfalls deep underground at a copper mine in southwest Poland.

The death toll has risen to eight after an earth tremor caused rockfalls deep underground at a copper mine in southwest Poland.

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Japanese tsunami makes waves

A powerful earthquake sent a series of moderate tsunamis toward Japan’s northeastern shore onTuesday, causing rivers in some areas to flow upstream.

A powerful earthquake sent a series of moderate tsunamis toward Japan’s northeastern shore onTuesday, causing rivers in some areas to flow upstream.

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New Zealand's islands moved two metres closer together by tremor

Seismologists are still recording hundreds of aftershocks. An estimated 2,000 have rattled the region since the initial tremor shook shortly after midnight on Sunday.

Seismologists are still recording hundreds of aftershocks. An estimated 2,000 have rattled the region since the initial tremor shook shortly after midnight on Sunday.

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Evacuations underway in New Zealand's quake hit areas

Emergency rescue teams in New Zealand have begun evacuating scores of trapped tourists and residents from Kaikoura, the town hardest hit by a huge earthquake and a series of powerful…

Emergency rescue teams in New Zealand have begun evacuating scores of trapped tourists and residents from Kaikoura, the town hardest hit by a huge earthquake and a series of powerful…

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Casualties confirmed in New Zealand earthquake

At least two people are said to have died as a strong tremor hits the South Island along with several aftershocks

At least two people are said to have died as a strong tremor hits the South Island along with several aftershocks

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Italy quake forces closure of dozens of schools

New aerial footage has been released of the damage wrought on towns and villages in central Italy following Sunday’s 6.

New aerial footage has been released of the damage wrought on towns and villages in central Italy following Sunday’s 6.

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Religious art rescue

A video released by Italian firefighters on Tuesday (1 November) shows statues, paintings and a crucifix being salvaged from a cathedral in the town of Norcia, following a…

A video released by Italian firefighters on Tuesday (1 November) shows statues, paintings and a crucifix being salvaged from a cathedral in the town of Norcia, following a…

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Italy's 'quake' dog rescue

Video has emerged of a rescue among the rubble in central Italy following Sunday’s (Oct 30) earthquake.

Video has emerged of a rescue among the rubble in central Italy following Sunday’s (Oct 30) earthquake.

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More tremors predicted after Italy's latest earthquake

Thousands of people are in temporary accommodation after the fiercest quake in over a quarter of a century hit the central region at the weekend.

Thousands of people are in temporary accommodation after the fiercest quake in over a quarter of a century hit the central region at the weekend.

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"We will rebuild everything", Renzi tells Italy

The Italian PM spoke in the wake of a 6.6 magnitude tremor that struck his country on Sunday morning in the same central regions that have been rocked by repeated tremors since August 24.

The Italian PM spoke in the wake of a 6.6 magnitude tremor that struck his country on Sunday morning in the same central regions that have been rocked by repeated tremors since August 24.

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Norcia after new earthquake strikes Italy

Emergency workers tended to residents, some of them elderly, in the square of the Italian town of Norcia after a powerful earthquake, with a preliminary magnitude of…

Emergency workers tended to residents, some of them elderly, in the square of the Italian town of Norcia after a powerful earthquake, with a preliminary magnitude of…

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Massive earthquake strikes central Italy

An earthquake with a 7.1 magnitude has struck in central Italy. The impact is thought to be somewhere near the city of Norcia.

An earthquake with a 7.1 magnitude has struck in central Italy. The impact is thought to be somewhere near the city of Norcia.

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Aerial footage from Italy earthquake zone

The extent of the damage was starting to emerge on Thursday after two earthquakes struck central Italy, the same region hit by a deadly quake in August.

The extent of the damage was starting to emerge on Thursday after two earthquakes struck central Italy, the same region hit by a deadly quake in August.

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Italy's Renzi vows to rebuild on visit to quake hit town

Italy is stronger than any earthquake, Prime Minister Matteo Renzi has declared, on a visit to Camerino, one of the town’s hit by two earthquakes on Wednesday in the centre of the…

Italy is stronger than any earthquake, Prime Minister Matteo Renzi has declared, on a visit to Camerino, one of the town’s hit by two earthquakes on Wednesday in the centre of the…

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Serious damage from Italy earthquakes

Central Italy is counting the cost after it was again rocked by strong earthquakes, just two months after a quake claimed nearly 300 lives.

Central Italy is counting the cost after it was again rocked by strong earthquakes, just two months after a quake claimed nearly 300 lives.

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Video: 15th-century Italian church collapses during earthquake

Footage taken yesterday, October 26, shows the moment a 15th-century church came crashing to the ground during a series of earthquakes that rocked

Footage taken yesterday, October 26, shows the moment a 15th-century church came crashing to the ground during a series of earthquakes that rocked