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New quake strikes as Philippines hunts for survivors

Philippine rescuers were scrambling Tuesday to reach some two dozen people feared buried under a building near Manila that collapsed a day earlier in a strong earthquake.

Indonesia's latest tsunami raises global questions over disaster preparedness

Authorities around the globe are working on how they can prepare for the kind of freak tsunami that battered coasts west of Jakarta this month.

Missing toll soars to 5,000 in engulfed Indonesia quake neighbourhoods

The number of people believed missing from the quake and tsunami that struck Indonesia's Palu city has soared to 5,000, an official said Sunday.
October 07, 2018 | 06:52 pm GMT+7

34 Bible study students killed at church, 52 missing in Indonesia earthquake: Red Cross

Indonesian rescue workers have discovered the bodies of 34 students killed when a mudslide engulfed their church on Sulawesi island.
October 02, 2018 | 08:00 am GMT+7

Quake-hit Indonesia asks for help, graves dug for 1,000-plus

Indonesian volunteers dug mass graves for more than 1,000 bodies on Monday after a quake and tsunami devastated swathes of Sulawesi, as authorities appealed for international help.
October 01, 2018 | 01:26 pm GMT+7

Death toll jumps to 384 after tsunami, quake in Indonesia

The death toll from the earthquake and tsunami on the Indonesian island of Sulawesi jumped to 384 on Saturday, authorities said.
September 29, 2018 | 03:12 pm GMT+7

Indonesian city hit by tsunami after powerful quake

A powerful earthquake hit central Indonesia on Friday, causing a tsunami that slammed into a city on Sulawesi island. 
September 28, 2018 | 09:39 pm GMT+7

Hanoi shakes as strong quake hits Chinese border province

Hanoi residents panicked as high-rise buildings felt tremors from a 5.3 magnitude earthquake that struck China’s Yunnan province Saturday.
September 08, 2018 | 03:05 pm GMT+7

Japan resilient, but climate change making disasters worse: experts

Record typhoons, biblical floods, heatwaves, landslides and earthquakes: this summer, Japan really has seen it all. 
September 08, 2018 | 08:25 am GMT+7

Japanese homes engulfed in landslide after powerful quake hits Hokkaido

A powerful earthquake of magnitude 6.7 on Japan’s northern island of Hokkaido caused a landslide that engulfed houses early on Thursday.
September 06, 2018 | 07:51 am GMT+7

Multiple quakes rock Indonesia's Lombok island, five dead

Multiple earthquakes have rocked the Indonesian holiday island of Lombok, killing at least five people and setting off fresh waves of panic.
August 20, 2018 | 11:56 am GMT+7

Death toll in Indonesia quake rises to 164

The death toll from a devastating earthquake on the Indonesian island of Lombok has risen above 160, an official said Thursday.
August 09, 2018 | 08:59 am GMT+7

Indonesia raises Lombok quake death toll to 91

At least 91 people were killed when a powerful quake rocked the Indonesian resort islands of Lombok and Bali, the disaster mitigation agency said on Monday.
August 06, 2018 | 10:50 am GMT+7

Indonesia issues tsunami warning after 7.0 quake off Lombok island

Other witnesses said the quake got stronger over several seconds and rattled windows and doors in their frames.
August 05, 2018 | 10:24 pm GMT+7

Hikers start descent of Indonesia volcano after quake

Groups of hikers began to pick their way down the slopes of a Lombok volcano Monday after a deadly earthquake.
July 31, 2018 | 08:09 am GMT+7
 
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