A magnitude 5.1 earthquake briefly jolted buildings in Burma’s largest city and commercial hub Rangoon on Monday evening at around 8:50 p.m. local time.
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Reports circulating in media are “absolutely untrue” although cases of gastro-intestinal disease have been found in Shan state
As relief efforts continue in the quake-stricken Shan state in eastern Burma, some 700 fisherman remain missing off the southern Irrawaddy coastline, victims of a storm that struck in mid-March[…]
Survivors of Shan state earthquake battling diarrhoea and thirst as high levels of sulphur are found in damaged water supplies
As media and relief efforts focus on the Shan quake, nearly 4,000 people are dead or missing in Burma’s south. Why has this been ignored?
Several houses collapse on Sunday as government warns of likelihood of more aftershocks in quake-affected Shan state
Aftershocks continue in eastern Burma as aid workers warn death toll is likely to rise amid concerns about lack of clean water and shelter
Pictures from Tarlay in Shan state show 2ft wide cracks in roads and streets of crumbled houses as toll from earthquake reaches 75
Official report confirms 41 killed in 6.8-magnitude earthquake in Burma’s eastern Shan state, with one death reported in Thailand