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A massive 7.4 magnitude earthquake struck eastern Taiwan on Wednesday morning, prompting tsunami warnings for the self-governing island as well as parts of southern Japan and the Philippines.

The earthquake occurred just before 8 a.m. local time (0000 GMT), with the United States Geological Survey (USGS) placing the epicenter 18 kilometers (11 miles) south of the city of Hualien in Taiwan, at a depth of 34. 8 kilometers.

The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) has now canceled the tsunami warning it had earlier raised in four northern Luzon provinces following the 7.4 magnitude earthquake near Taiwan.

In its 10:33 a.m. statement, Phivolcs said it has not observed any serious sea level tremors since the Earthquake hits waters off Taiwan at 7:58 a.m. on Wednesday, April 3.

An arrest warrant has been issued by the Davao Regional Trial Court against Kingdom of Jesus Christ (KJC) leader Pastor Apollo Quiboloy for sexual abuse.

Also arrested were Jackiely W. Roy, Cresente Canada, Paulene Canada, Ingrid C. Canada and Sylvia Camanes.


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