Ticking time bomb

Deputy Construction Minister Jackie Levy warns Israel needs to prepare for major earthquake. Opinion.MK Jackie Levy, 7/6/2018, 12:14 PM

Expert: 'Strong earthquake in Israel just a matter of time'

Geologist Dr. Ariel Heiman says the earthquakes felt in recent days should not worry Israelis any more than they did in the past.Elad Benari, 7/6/2018, 3:16 AM

'People were negligent and didn't prepare for the hurricane'

Natural disaster expert says civilians need to listen to warnings, warns true extent of Texas damage will remain unknown for months.Shimon Cohen, 8/28/2017, 9:12 AM

Jewish community's donation 'renews hope and faith in future'

Jewish community donates soccer field to Italian town devastated by earthquakes.JTA, 7/3/2017, 12:58 PM

Italian Jews, IsraAID help homeless earthquake victims

Italian Jews join IsraAID in bringing help to people in central Italy who remain homeless after earthquakes last summer and fall.JTA, 1/6/2017, 4:10 AM

New Technology Could Predict Earthquakes

Remote sensing laboratory at the Ariel University working on techniques that could forecast earthquakes.Eliran Aharon, 6/12/2015, 1:16 AM

Home Front Command: 1600 Schools at Risk from Earthquakes

Home Front Command states Monday that over 1600 Israeli schools, millions of citizens would be in immediate danger from another earthquake.Tova Dvorin, 1/20/2014, 10:35 PM

Iran: Earthquake Kills Seven, 60 km from Nuclear Plant

A 5.7 magnitude earthquake took place on the Gulf coast near Iran's sole nuclear power plant at Bushehr.Gil Ronen, 11/28/2013, 9:18 PM

1500 Schools High Earthquake Danger, 2 Evacuated

1500 schools around the country found to be in high earthquake danger, while 2 in Tzfat (Safed) to be evacuated and rebuilt.Ari Yashar, 10/29/2013, 10:44 AM

Yet Another Earthquake - This Time in Eilat

Israel's unusual period of seismic activity continues. Unlike previous tremors, latest earthquake felt in southern Israel.Ari Soffer, 10/23/2013, 6:40 PM

Minister: '7,000 Could be Killed in a Major Earthquake'

Home Front Minister says 200,000 could require assistance in a disaster, warns not enough incentives exist to strengthen buildings.Adam Ross, 10/23/2013, 2:44 PM

Expert: Quakes not a 'Promo' for Large One

Dr. Efraim Laor, who was in charge of earthquake preparedness, says danger of major quake is unchanged.Gil Ronen, 10/23/2013, 10:45 AM

Second Earthquake of the Day Felt in Northern Israel

Tremors measuring 2.2 on the Richter Scale are felt in the area of Tiberias making it six quakes in five days.Adam Ross & Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/22/2013, 4:10 PM

Galilee: Fifth Quake in a Week

Earthquake measuring 3.3 on Richter scale was centered in the Sea of Galilee.Gil Ronen, 10/22/2013, 10:12 AM

Officials Hold Assessment in Wake of Earthquakes

The Home Front Defense Ministry held an assessment after several earthquakes were felt around the Galilee region.Elad Benari, 10/21/2013, 4:12 AM

Earthquake Felt in Tverya Region

A 3.6-magnitude quake felt in northern Israel - the second in less than two days.Maayana Miskin, 10/20/2013, 12:35 PM

Earthquake Felt in Israel

Quake measuring 6.4 on Richter scale was centered near Crete, in the Mediterranean.Arutz Sheva, 10/12/2013, 9:02 PM

Earthquake in Pakistan Kills 45, Creates New Island

A powerful earthquake in Pakistan has killed dozens of people and created a small new island., 9/24/2013, 8:53 PM

Officials: Iran's Bushehr Plant Damaged in Recent Earthquakes

Countries monitoring Iran's nuclear program say the country's nuclear reactor in Bushehr was damaged by recent earthquakes.Elad Benari, 6/5/2013, 3:42 AM

Second Earthquake Rocks Iran

A powerful quake hits Iran; hundreds feared dead. Communications shut down., 4/16/2013, 3:46 PM

Dozens Killed in Iran Quake near Nuclear Plant

Earthquake near Iran’s nuclear power plant at Bushehr, dozens killed and 800 injured. Maayana Miskin, 4/9/2013, 8:48 PM

Earthquake Doomsday Scenario: Hospitals Collapse, 4,000 Hurt

Massive Home Front earthquake drill continues with scenario in which hospitals collapse in Eilat, Afula and Haifa.Maayana Miskin, 10/23/2012, 9:52 AM

National Defense Drill to Focus on Earthquakes

The "Turning Point 6" nationwide drill, which begins on Sunday, will focus this year on earthquakes and earthquake preparedness.Elad Benari, 10/21/2012, 4:40 AM

Massive Iranian Earthquake Far from Nuke Sites

More than 250 people have been killed in two powerful earthquakes in northwestern Iran, far from underground nuclear sites.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 8/12/2012, 9:23 AM

Dozens Dead in Major Iran Quakes

Nearly 200 people were killed and at least 600 injured in two major earthquakes that hit Iran on Saturday.David Lev, 8/11/2012, 10:59 PM

Greek Earthquake Sends Shivers throughout Israel

An earthquake on the Greek island of Rhodes sent unusually wide tremblors in Israel from the north to Be’er Sheva in the Negev. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 7/10/2012, 1:04 PM

New Home Front Campaign Focuses on Earthquakes

Home Front Command launches new campaign aimed at informing Israelis about earthquake preparedness.Elad Benari, 7/2/2012, 6:56 AM