Indonesia earthquake

Desperate locals turn to looting

Indonesia is in a race against time to save victims of a devastating earthquake and tsunami on Sulawesi island, the government said yesterday, as the official death toll rose to more than 1,300 and looting fuelled fears of lawlessness.

November 24, 2022
November 24, 2022

Indonesia earthquake: 6-yr-old rescued miraculously after 2 days

A six-year-old boy has been pulled from the rubble of a deadly Indonesia earthquake after spending two days trapped under debris without food or water, in a "miracle" rescue..The dramatic rescue captured on camera Wednesday evening revived hopes that survivors could still be pulled alive f

October 3, 2018
October 3, 2018

Desperate locals turn to looting

Indonesia is in a race against time to save victims of a devastating earthquake and tsunami on Sulawesi island, the government said yesterday, as the official death toll rose to more than 1,300 and looting fuelled fears of lawlessness.

September 30, 2018
September 30, 2018

Quake, Tsunami in Indonesia: Hundreds killed

The death toll from the earthquake and tsunami on the Indonesian island of Sulawesi jumps to 384, authorities say, with many of those killed swept away by giant waves as they played on the beach.

August 6, 2018
August 6, 2018

Powerful quake in Indonesia kills 91, tourists flee

Daybreak reveals chaos and destruction across the Indonesian resort island of Lombok after a magnitude 6.9 earthquake killed at least 91 people and prompted an exodus of tourists rattled by the second powerful quake in a week.

July 30, 2018
July 30, 2018

14 killed in Indonesia earthquake

A powerful earthquake which struck the Indonesian tourist island of Lombok yesterday killed at least 14 people, injured scores and damaged thousands of homes, officials said.