Indonesia Tsunami News
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.
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's latest tsunami raises global questions over disaster preparedness, highlights need for much research
The Indonesia tsunami should be a wake-up call to step up research on tsunami triggers and preparedness, several experts said.
Indonesia tsunami: Volcano which caused tidal wave, Anak Krakatoa, lost over two-thirds of its height following eruption
Anak Krakatao volcano lost between 150 and 180 million cubic metres of material as massive amounts of rock and ash have been slowly sliding into the sea following a series of eruptions.
6.9-magnitude earthquake strikes off southern Philippine island of Mindanao, tsunami warning issued
The earthquake struck southeast of Davao City at a depth of 59 kilometres, the US Geological Survey said, while the Pacific Tsunami Warning Centre said "hazardous tsunami waves from this earthquake are possible" along the coasts of Indonesia and the Philippines.
Indonesia's Krakatua volcano captured in satellite images shows collapse before tsunami
The challenge now is to interpret what might be happening inside it, and what next: Researcher.
Indonesia raises danger alert level for deadly volcano that sparked tsunami, warns residents to stay away from coast
Indonesia on Thursday raised the danger alert level for a volcano that sparked a killer tsunami at the weekend, after previously warning that fresh activity at the crater threatened to trigger another deadly wave.
Daily Bulletin: Day-long bank strike today; Congress to revisit Mandsaur farmers' protest case; day's top stories
Today's top stories: Bank strike to affect services at state-owned lenders; toll in the Indonesia tsunami rises to 429, with 154 still missing; KC Venugopal meets senior leaders amid growing dissent among Karnataka Congress MLAs; and more.
'How can I live without you?' Sole surviving member of Indonesian pop band pays tribute to wife killed by tsunami
Dylan Sahar, daughter of a well-known Indonesian politician, was present when tsunami hit the Indonesian band at Tanjung Lesung beach resort on the western tip of Java where it was playing
Rumbling Indonesian volcano Anak Krakatoa could trigger more tsunamis: Experts
The tsunami that struck Indonesia Saturday seemed to be from partial collapse of the volcano underwater.
Indonesia tsunami: Toll crosses 400; relief workers warn of clean water, medical supplies deficit as survivors cram rescue camps
Desperately needed aid flowed into a stretch of Indonesia's tsunami-struck coastline on Tuesday, but humanitarian workers warned that clean water and medicine supplies were dwindling as thousands crammed makeshift evacuation centres.
Indonesia's 'volcanic tsunami': Toll climbs to 373; rescue teams continue hunt for survivors, haul debris around Sunda Strait
Indonesia's disaster agency spokesman Sutopo Purwo Nugroho gave an updated toll late Monday. He said, "Some 1,459 people were injured with another 128 missing."
Toll in Indonesia volcano tsunami rises to 281; doctors, rescuers battle heavy rain as hunt for survivors continues
Doctors worked to help survivors, and people searched on debris-strewn beaches on Monday for more victims from a deadly tsunami that smashed into houses, hotels and other buildings without warning in the darkness along an Indonesian strait.
Daily Bulletin: KCR likely to meet Mamata Banerjee; Indonesia toll rises to 281; Modi to unveil projects in Odisha; day's top stories
Daily bulletin: Indonesia tsunami toll rises to 281 even as at least 1,000 people are left injured; KCR to meet Mamata Banerjee today; Narendra Modi will unveil projects worth Rs 15,000 in Odisha today; day's top stories
Indonesia's 'volcanic tsunami': Toll rises to 222, 843 people injured, 28 still missing, says disaster agency spokesman
A tsunami following a volcanic eruption slammed without warning into popular beaches around Indonesia's Sunda Strait on Saturday night.
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.
Toll in Indonesia tsunami rises to 62; undersea landslide after volcanic eruption, full moon triggered wave
Some 600 people have been reported injured when the tsunami in Indonesia hit 9.27 pm Saturday, the Disaster Management Agency said. At least 20 others are unaccounted for.
Indonesia tsunami: 43 killed, nearly 600 injured; wave triggered by volcanic eruption hit coasts without warning
Authorities say the tsunami in Indonesia may have been triggered by an abnormal tidal surge due to a new moon and an underwater landslide following the eruption of Anak Krakatoa, which forms a small island in the Sunda Strait between Java and Sumatra.
Daily Bulletin: Women to try Sabarimala entry; 43 die in Indonesia tsunami; Bihar seat-sharing decision likely today; day's top stories
Daily bulletin: Women from a Chennai-based organisation to make an attempt to enter Sabarimala today; NDA to announce seat sharing in Bihar during a joint press conference; day's top stories
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.