Singapore has declared Monday a day of national remembrance after at least six local students on an excursion and two adults accompanying them were killed in an earthquake.
Almaty city in southern Kazakhstan should study active seismic faults to be better prepared for a new devastating earthquake that is "more likely to happen than not".
There are no Kazakhstan citizens among the victims of the devastating earthquake in China that claimed lives of nearly 600 people.
Kazakhstan President Nursultan Nazarbayev has sent a telegram of condolences to Chinese President Xi Jinping over the earthquake in Gansu.
The shocks were registered on April 30 at 12:55 a.m. Astana time.
A powerful earthquake rattled southeastern Iran and was felt across the Gulf and South Asia.
Kazakhstan citizen Aleksander Gritskov has offered a new way to save Almaty city from earthquakes.
The hypocenter was registered at the depth of 2km and the epicenter was located 253km east of Almaty.
The shocks were registered at 07:40 a.m. Astana time on February 26.
The shocks were registered at 11:12 a.m. Astana time.
The shocks were registered at 06:26 a.m. Astana time on February 19.
Kazakhstan Seismology Institute gave a medium-term forecast for earthquakes in Almaty oblast.
A 4.0-magnitude earthquake hit south Kazakhstan at 06:06 p.m. Astana time on February 5.
The system works in such a way that the information gets to the minister later than it gets on Twitter: Bakytzhan Sagintayev.
The shocks were registered at 12:36 p.m. Astana time on February 1.
The 6.6-magnitude earthquake that hit Kazakhstan on January 28 caused damage to over 200 buildings in the near-border region of China.
The shocks were 15km deep. They were registered at 12:23 p.m. Astana time.
The shocks were registered at 04:03 p.m. Astana time. The epicenter was at the depth of 2km.
No casualties or destruction have been reported in Almaty and Almaty oblast after the recent earthquake.
A 5.1-magnitude earthquake hit 331km east of Almaty.
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