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Tremor felt in Pakistani capital
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A 5.7-magnitude earthquake jolted most parts of northwestern Pakistan Monday morning, according to a seismological center.

The moderate earthquake also jolted Pakistan's capital Islamabad, but there is no immediate report on casualties.

A seismological official told local Dawn TV channel that the epicenter of the earthquake is in the Hindu Kush region in Afghanistan.

(Xinhua News Agency December 29, 2008)

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