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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.

'All lives matter': Indonesia saves tsunami-stranded turtles

Searching a debris-strewn beach for victims of Indonesia's deadly tsunami, a rescue team happened upon a giant sea turtle trapped in a pile of marine trash.

Indonesia after the tsunami

More than 16,000 people have been displaced due to the tsunami while some villages have been cut off due to damaged roads and bridges.
December 26, 2018 | 02:09 pm GMT+7

Life and death choices for Indonesia tsunami victims

Udin Ahok was forced to make a choice that no one would ever want to make: save his wife or his mother and baby.
December 25, 2018 | 03:35 pm GMT+7

Rescuers dig through rubble for survivors after Indonesian tsunami kills 280

The death toll from a tsunami that hit the Indonesian islands of Java and Sumatra after the Anak Krakatau volcano erupted rose to at least 280 on Monday.
December 24, 2018 | 09:19 am GMT+7

Krakatau-triggered tsunami kills at least 168 in Indonesia

A tsunami killed at least 168 people and injured hundreds on the Indonesian islands of Java and Sumatra.
December 23, 2018 | 08:38 am GMT+7

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

Toll seen rising after Indonesian quake, tsunami kills hundreds

More than 400 people were confirmed killed, many swept away as tsunami waves triggered by a massive earthquake crashed into Sulawesi island.
September 30, 2018 | 09:08 am 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

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

Magnitude 6.1 quake in Japan's Osaka area kills three, stops factories

Collapsing walls killed an 80-year-old man and a 9-year-old girl, and a man in his 80s was crushed by a bookcase.
June 18, 2018 | 02:44 pm GMT+7

At least five die in Mexico quake; small tsunami triggered

The quake triggered waves as high as 2.3 ft (0.7 m) in Mexico.
September 08, 2017 | 02:38 pm GMT+7
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