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Light quake hits Swabi, Battagram, other KP areas

PESHAWAR: A light earthquake struck different parts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa on Friday morning, ARY News reported. As per details, the tremor whose magnitude and epicenter couldn’t be ascertained immediately was felt in Swabi, Battagram, Malakand, Mansehra and other parts of the province. There were no reports of any damage. This is the second tremor to hit Battagram and the adjoining areas in less than a month as a light earthquake was felt in the KP district on Nov 25. A 5.6-magnitude earthquake had struck many…

Earthquake rattles parts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Islamabad

PESHAWAR: Earthquake tremors struck the northern parts of the country including Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, FATA and Islamabad on Wednesday morning. However no loss of life was reported. According to the United States Geological Survey (USGS), the magnitude of the quake was recorded 5.1 on the Richter scale. According to reports, the tremors were felt between 8.15am and 8.30am. People felt the jolts for about 20 seconds. A spokesman of Pakistan Meteorological Department said that the epicenter was near Bannu in KP. Its…