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Earthquake in Indonesia: Four dead after 6.5 magnitude quake strikes Indonesia's Maluku islands
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Earthquake in Indonesia: Four dead after 6.5 magnitude quake strikes Indonesia's Maluku islands

Four people have died after a strong earthquake struck Indonesia's remote Maluku islands Thursday, destroying homes and triggering landslides that buried at least one of the victims

Indonesia earthquake: Five dead, several injured after 6.9 magnitude quake hits Java island, triggering brief tsunami warning
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Indonesia earthquake: Five dead, several injured after 6.9 magnitude quake hits Java island, triggering brief tsunami warning

Five people died and several were injured after a powerful undersea earthquake rocked Indonesia's heavily populated Java island

Earthquake of magnitude 6.8 strikes Indonesia's Java island; local authorities issue tsunami alert
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Earthquake of magnitude 6.8 strikes Indonesia's Java island; local authorities issue tsunami alert

A strong earthquake struck off the coast of Indonesia’s Java island on Friday, swaying buildings as far away as the capital.

Undersea quake of 5.7 magnitude strikes Indonesia's Bali, causes damage to homes, temples; no threat of tsunami
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Undersea quake of 5.7 magnitude strikes Indonesia's Bali, causes damage to homes, temples; no threat of tsunami

Indonesia, home to more than 260 million people, is prone to earthquakes and volcanic eruptions due to its location along the Pacific 'Ring of Fire.'

Two dead, hundreds evacuated after 7.3-magnitude earthquake hits Indonesia; no other casualties reported
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Two dead, hundreds evacuated after 7.3-magnitude earthquake hits Indonesia; no other casualties reported

At least two people have been found dead and hundreds were evacuated in eastern Indonesia after a major 7.3-magnitude earthquake hit the remote Maluku islands on Sunday, an official said, as the government declared a seven-day emergency response period.

Major 7.3-magnitude earthquake in Indonesia’s Maluku islands causes panic; no tsunami warning issued
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Major 7.3-magnitude earthquake in Indonesia’s Maluku islands causes panic; no tsunami warning issued

A major 7.3-magnitude earthquake hit the remote Maluku islands in eastern Indonesia Sunday, sending panicked residents running into the streets, but no tsunami warning was issued

Earthquake of magnitude 6.6 strikes Indonesia; no tsunami warning issued despite series of aftershocks
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Earthquake of magnitude 6.6 strikes Indonesia; no tsunami warning issued despite series of aftershocks

An earthquake with a revised magnitude of 6.6 struck 174 kilometres north-northwest of the city of Ternate in Indonesia's Molucca islands on Sunday, followed by a series of aftershocks, but with no tsunami risk, the US Geological Survey said.

Indonesia 'volcanic tsunami': Officials advice caution as 3-metre tidal wave sweeps houses away in Palu and Donggala
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Indonesia 'volcanic tsunami': Officials advice caution as 3-metre tidal wave sweeps houses away in Palu and Donggala

A powerful earthquake rocked the Indonesian island of Sulawesi on Friday, triggering a 3-metre-tall tsunami that an official said swept away houses in at least two cities.

Indonesia earthquake-tsunami toll climbs past 2,000; search operations to end on 11 October, says disaster agency
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Indonesia earthquake-tsunami toll climbs past 2,000; search operations to end on 11 October, says disaster agency

Agency spokesman Sutopo Purwo Nugroho said authorities will hold prayers to mark the end of the search in Indonesia's Petobo, Balaroa and Jono Oge areas.

Indonesia earthquake-tsunami toll climbs to 1,763, officials fear thousands more may have been killed
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Indonesia earthquake-tsunami toll climbs to 1,763, officials fear thousands more may have been killed

Two of the hardest-hit neighbourhoods in Indonesia's Palu city- Petobo and Balaroa - could contain thousands more victims, swallowed up by ground that engulfed whole communities in a process known as liquefaction.

After Indonesia's tsunami-earthquake disaster claims 1,400 lives, scientists hunt for answers
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After Indonesia's tsunami-earthquake disaster claims 1,400 lives, scientists hunt for answers

The 7.5 magnitude earthquake hit off Sulawesi island Friday and sent destructive waves charging into the coast, reducing buildings in Palu to rubble and sweeping people to their deaths.

Indonesia earthquake-tsunami toll climbs to 1,424; nearly 113 people still missing, reports disaster management board
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Indonesia earthquake-tsunami toll climbs to 1,424; nearly 113 people still missing, reports disaster management board

The large majority of the deaths were in Indonesia's Palu city, home to 350,000 people.

India launches 'Operation Samudra Maitri' in Indonesia to help tsunami-hit Central Sulawesi province
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India launches 'Operation Samudra Maitri' in Indonesia to help tsunami-hit Central Sulawesi province

At least 1,347 people were killed in the devastating 7.5-magnitude earthquake and tsunami that hit Sulawesi island in Indonesia last Friday

IAF deploys C-130J and C-17 aircraft to help earthquake-hit Indonesia, takes part in relief operations
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IAF deploys C-130J and C-17 aircraft to help earthquake-hit Indonesia, takes part in relief operations

The Indian Airforce's (IAF) C-130J aircraft is carrying field hospital from Agra while the C-17 aircraft is carrying National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) load, including tents, generators and medicines

Indonesia earthquake: Extent of damage on Sulawesi island to become clearer as rescuers move into remote areas
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Indonesia earthquake: Extent of damage on Sulawesi island to become clearer as rescuers move into remote areas

The extent of the devastation caused by an earthquake and tsunami on the Indonesian island of Sulawesi should become clearer on Tuesday, as rescuers push into remote areas that have been out of contact for more than three days.

Over 1,000 convicts on the run in earthquake-hit Indonesia after prison breaks at three Sulawesi facilities
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Over 1,000 convicts on the run in earthquake-hit Indonesia after prison breaks at three Sulawesi facilities

One prison in tsunami-struck Palu city — built to hold just 120 people — saw most of its 581 inmates storm past guards and escape to freedom through walls collapsed by the massive 7.5-magnitude shake.

Indonesia earthquake: Over 800 left dead after 7.5 magnitude quake strikes archipelago nation
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Indonesia earthquake: Over 800 left dead after 7.5 magnitude quake strikes archipelago nation

Mass graves were being readied for victims in Indonesia in a desperate attempt to stave off disease.

String of disasters causes severe damage to economy, lives in Asia; Indonesia earthquake to affect 1.6 million people
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String of disasters causes severe damage to economy, lives in Asia; Indonesia earthquake to affect 1.6 million people

A recent string of natural disasters, the latest a deadly earthquake and tsunami in Indonesia, have exacted a severe toll both in economic damage and human lives throughout Asia. The UN Office for Disaster Risk Reduction, or UNISDR, says up to 1.6 million people could be affected by the magnitude 7.5 earthquake and the tsunami it created Friday in a central region of Sulawesi island.

Indonesia earthquake: Mass graves to be prepared to curb spread of disease; rescue workers say access 'huge issue' for relief efforts
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Indonesia earthquake: Mass graves to be prepared to curb spread of disease; rescue workers say access 'huge issue' for relief efforts

Mass graves were being readied for hundreds of victims of an Indonesia quake and tsunami on Monday as authorities battled to stave off disease and reach desperate people still trapped under shattered buildings.