Region | Iran
Six killed in earthquake in Iran
Survivors bracing for below-zero weather and in need of clean water, portable toilets
- An Iranian man inspects a destroyed car trapped under the rubble of a house in the eastern village of Shaj, some 100 kilometres outside the city of Birjand, on December 6, 2012, the day after an earthquake struck eastern Iran, near the Afghan border, which registered 5.5 on the moment magnitude scale.
More from Iran
More from Region
Popular in News
News Editor's choice
Two survivors rescued by beachgoers are receiving treatment at hospital
What are companies in the UAE offering to avoid losing their best employees?
There are now six parties where three used to dominate
There is no dearth of ‘babas’, ‘gurus’, ‘sants’ or ‘swamis’ who hold sway over many people