A 2.3-magnitude earthquake was reported offshore the central province of Ha Tinh on the early morning of October 22, according to the Earthquake Information and Tsunami Warning Centre.
An earthquake with a magnitude of 3.2 on the Richter scale occurred at about 3pm on December 25 in the Vietnam-Laos border area, according to Nguyen Thai Son, head of the Dien Bien Phu Seismic Observation Station.
A powerful earthquake rocked northern Japan on November 22, briefly disrupting cooling functions at a nuclear plant and generating a tsunami that hit the same region devastated by a massive quake, tsunami and nuclear disaster in 2011.
A strong new earthquake with a magnitude of 6.2 struck New Zealand's South Island on November 14, the US Geological Survey said, hours after a more powerful quake killed two people and damaged buildings along the east coast of the South Island.
Hopes of finding more survivors from Italy's powerful earthquake faded on August 26 with the death toll rising to 281 and the rescue operation in some of the stricken areas called off.
A province in northern Vietnam was hit by a tremor reaching a magnitude of 3.2 on the Richter scale in the afternoon of August 13.
The death toll from Ecuador's biggest earthquake in decades soared to 262 on April 17 as survivors cobbled together makeshift coffins to bury loved ones, lined up for water and sought shelter beside the rubble of their shattered homes.
The Vietnam Office of Economics and Culture in Chinese Taipei is making its utmost efforts to ensure safety for four Vietnamese citizens who have been trapped in a collapsed building after an earthquake hit Taiwan (China) on February 6.
VOV.VN -Eighteen people have been reported dead in the 6.7- magnitude earthquake in southern Taiwan on February 6 while hundreds of others are injured.
A powerful earthquake toppled a 17-story apartment building in southern Taiwan on Saturday, killing at least two people, including a 10-day-old girl, and triggering frantic efforts to rescue dozens of people feared trapped inside.
Eight people were hurt and about 120 houses damaged when a 5.5-magnitude earthquake shook eastern Indonesia on January 17.
At least one person was killed and a dozen injured when an earthquake measuring 6.8 struck near Imphal in eastern India on January 4, sending people running from their homes and knocking out power to the city near the Myanmar border.
A 3.6-magnitude earthquake hit Tuan Giao district in the northern mountainous province of Dien Bien in the night of September 21.
A powerful undersea quake measuring 6.3 on the Richter scale jolted the eastern parts of Indonesia on September 16, but no tsunami warning was issued, the US Geological Survey (USGS) said.
Thousands of people were still missing in Nepal on May 1 as food and help began to trickle through to those stranded in remote areas after last week's earthquake which killed 6,250.
An earthquake measuring 6.0 on the Richter scale struck Japan's Fukushima prefecture early on November 24.
State President Truong Tan Sang’s first visit to the Philippines, the Ministry of Transport’s proposal to change work hours in Hanoi, the death of the last Java Rhino in Vietnam, and other hot international stories captured public attention in the past week
Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung on October 25 sent a message of sympathy to his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan over human and property losses caused by a recent powerful earthquake.
A strong quake has shattered buildings near the Turkish city of Van, killing more than 200 people and trapping an unknown number under rubble.
An earthquake struck off the Indonesian island of Bali early on October 13, rattling buildings and sending dozens to hospitals with minor injuries.