Nantou County http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/41923/all en Strong quake kills one, injures 19 in Taiwan http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130327/strong-quake-kills-one-injures-19-taiwan <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>A strong earthquake killed one person and injured 19 others in Taiwan on Wednesday as violent shock waves damaged buildings and triggered a blaze, emergency officials said.</p> <p>The US Geological Survey measured the quake at magnitude 6.0 and said it struck at 10:03 am (0203 GMT), 48 kilometres (30 miles) east of Nantou county in central Taiwan at a depth of 20.7 kilometres.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130327/strong-quake-kills-one-injures-19-taiwan" target="_blank">read more</a></p> 921 earthquake Nantou County AFP Wed, 27 Mar 2013 07:01:12 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5795009 at http://www.globalpost.com Strong quake kills one, injures 86 in Taiwan http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130327/strong-quake-kills-one-injures-86-taiwan <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>A strong earthquake killed one person and injured at least 86 others in Taiwan on Wednesday as violent shock waves damaged buildings and triggered two blazes, emergency officials said.</p> <p>The US Geological Survey measured the quake at magnitude 6.0 and said it struck at 10:03 am (0203 GMT), 48 kilometres (30 miles) east of Nantou county in central Taiwan at a depth of 20.7 kilometres.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130327/strong-quake-kills-one-injures-86-taiwan" target="_blank">read more</a></p> 921 earthquake Nantou County AFP Wed, 27 Mar 2013 11:30:56 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5795193 at http://www.globalpost.com