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On this day…20th April

In 2010 - At 8.17am a 5.0 earthquake shook Kalgoorlie. The suburb of Boulder experienced a greater shaking intensity than buildings of a corresponding...

On this day…in 1954

On this day in 1954, a 6.8-magnitude earthquake strikes Algeria, near Orleansville, killing 1,600 people. Another 5,000 people suffered serious injuries during the strong...

On this day…1968

On this day in 1968,  the Western Australian town of Meckering suffers an earthquake. At 10:59am on 14 October 1968, the town of approximately 240...

Goalkeeper scores a 90 metre goal

San Jose Earthquakes goalkeeper David Bingham kicked an amazing goal from over 90 metres out in a friendly against West Bromwich Albion. It was...

Earthquake strikes off northeast coast of Japan

A major earthquake struck off northeastern Japan Sunday, prompting tsunami advisories for several coastal regions, the Japan Meteorological Agency (JMA) said. There were no immediate...

Twister hits disaster-torn New Zealand

A violent tornado has ripped through Auckland's north, killing two and hospitalising ten in a freak storm that has shaken disaster-weary New Zealanders. A twister...

Poms RFU stops Crusaders and Sharks playing at Twickenham

Britain's Rugby Football Union (RFU) has quashed hopes that London's famous Twickenham stadium could host the Super Rugby match between the Crusaders and the...

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