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Mar 19, 2019
Toll from Indonesia flash floods rises to 89; over 6,800 evacuated to temporary shelters in country's Papua provinceThe government has issued a 14-day state of emergency in Papua, which shares a border with independent Papua New Guinea on an island just north of Australia
Dec 24, 2018
Indonesia's 'volcanic tsunami': Toll climbs to 373; rescue teams continue hunt for survivors, haul debris around Sunda StraitIndonesia'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."
Oct 02, 2018
Indonesia earthquake: Extent of damage on Sulawesi island to become clearer as rescuers move into remote areasThe 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.
Oct 01, 2018
String of disasters causes severe damage to economy, lives in Asia; Indonesia earthquake to affect 1.6 million peopleA 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.
Sep 29, 2018
Earthquake, tsunami hit Indonesia's Sulawesi island: Toll rises to 384 in Palu; UN says ready to provide required supportDisaster agency spokesman Sutopo Purwo Nugroho said 384 people have died in the hard-hit city of Palu alone.
Aug 24, 2018
Lombok earthquake: Indonesia disaster management agency puts toll at 555; 390,000 remain displacedThe spokesperson for Indonesia's disaster management agency said that troops have been sent to hard-to-reach villages in Lombok, where aid is provided on foot.
Aug 20, 2018
Five dead in Indonesia after multiple earthquakes rock Lombok island days after quakes in region killed 500Multiple earthquakes — including a powerful and shallow 6.9-magnitude tremor — have rocked the Indonesian holiday island of Lombok, killing at least five people and setting off fresh waves of panic.
Aug 19, 2018
Earthquake of 6.9 magnitude rocks Indonesia's Lombok island; no casualties or damage reportedA strong earthquake rocked Indonesia's Lombok on Sunday, two weeks after a quake killed more than 480 people on the island
Aug 13, 2018
Lombok earthquake: Over 430 dead, 3 lakh displaced after 7.0-magnitude quake jolts Indonesian islandOver 430 people are killed and 3.50 lakh are displaced after the 7.0-magnitude earthquake hit Indonesia's Lombok
Aug 09, 2018
Lombok earthquake: Aftershocks hit Indonesia as toll goes over 300, complicate rescue effortsThe shallow 6.9-magnitude quake Sunday levelled tens of thousands of homes, mosques, and businesses across Lombok, with relief agencies only just starting to reach survivors in some of the worst-hit areas four days later. "