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    Pakistan bureaucracy ties up quake aid

    30 October 2015
    International relief agencies are unable to reach some areas in Pakistan that were devastated by this week’s earthquake, because government authorities have not granted them...
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    Pakistan quake: building code unenforced

    27 October 2015
    Pakistan added detailed seismic provisions to its national building code in 2007, two years after an earthquake in the disputed Kashmir region killed more than...
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    Afghanistan-Pakistan earthquake: updates

    26 October 2015
    A 7.5-magnitude earthquake struck northeastern Afghanistan at 1:39 pm local time (0909 GMT) on Monday, 26 October, sending shockwaves that were felt as far away...
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    Quake hits Afghanistan, Pakistan

    26 October 2015
    Darkness put rescue efforts on hold in the mountainous Hindu Kush region of Afghanistan and Pakistan, which was struck by a 7.5-magnitude earthquake on Monday,...