Earthquake rattles Papua New Guinea, no damage or injuries reported

2018-10-11 10:52

An earthquake has rattled part of Papua New Guinea, but no major damage or injuries have been reported.

Indonesia expert warned of quake, government even mapped risk areas

2018-10-09 12:07

An Indonesian scientist had warned of a quake and tsunami occurring in the area hard-hit by last month's disasters; the government had even mapped areas at risk of liquefaction in which soft ground turns to mud.

Strong aftershock rattles north Haiti day after deadly quake

2018-10-08 12:01

A magnitude 5.2 aftershock has struck Haiti, even as survivors of the previous day's temblor were sifting through the rubble of their cinderblock homes.

Missing toll soars to 5 000 in engulfed Indonesia quake neighbourhoods

2018-10-07 13:34

The number of people believed missing from the quake and tsunami that struck Indonesia's Palu city has soared to 5 000.

Volcano erupts on same Indonesian island as earlier quake

2018-10-03 09:00

A volcano has erupted in central Indonesia and authorities have warned planes about volcanic ash in the air.

Indonesian air traffic controller hailed as quake hero

2018-10-01 08:19

An Indonesian air traffic controller is being posthumously hailed as a hero for refusing to leave his post despite devastating earthquakes so that he could guide a passenger jet safely off the ground.

Death toll nears 40 from northern Japan earthquake

2018-09-09 09:33

Japanese authorities say 37 people have been confirmed dead from a powerful earthquake that struck the northern island of Hokkaido.

Panic but no injuries as Venezuela hit by 7.3 magnitude earthquake

2018-08-22 08:07

Venezuela has been rocked by a 7.3-magnitude earthquake near its northeastern coast, the US Geological Survey says, causing buildings to sway and people to run into the street in panic but there were no reports of fatalities or injuries.

Another strong quake hits Indonesian island, causing landslides

2018-08-19 11:17

A strong earthquake has jolted the Indonesian island of Lombok, causing landslides on Mount Rinjani and damaging buildings, as it tries to recover from a temblor earlier this month that killed hundreds of people.

SA actress recalls Bali quake: 'The possibility of a tsunami freaked me out'

2018-08-06 18:18

South African actress Odelle de Wet has told News24 from Bali that the possibility of a tsunami following a Southeast Asian earthquake "freaked me out a little bit".


New Indonesia earthquake kills 3 in Java village, rocks Bali

2018-10-11 09:41

An earthquake has collapsed homes on Indonesia's Java island, killing at least three people, and shook the tourist hotspot of Bali, two weeks after a major quake-tsunami disaster in a central region of the archipelago.

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2018-10-09 05:36

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Haiti quake kills at least 12, injures others

2018-10-08 05:50

Emergency teams worked to provide relief in Haiti after a magnitude 5.9 earthquake killed at least 12 people and left others injured.

WATCH: Indonesian survivors scavenging in 'zombie town'

2018-10-04 15:01

Hungry survivors of an earthquake and tsunami in Indonesia say they're scavenging for food in farms, as President Joko Widodo made a second visit to the area to ramp up aid efforts.

WATCH: Indonesia earthquake, tsunami victims desperate for aid, frustrated by delays

2018-10-02 15:14

Desperation has exploded into anger in the town closest to the epicentre of the massive earthquake and tsunami that hit parts of Sulawesi island four days ago, with residents begging Indonesia's president to help them.

The Latest: Indonesia quake, tsunami deaths climb to 384

2018-09-29 11:08

Indonesian television and other media, citing disaster agency spokesperson Sutopo Purwo Nugroho, says the death toll from the Sulawesi earthquake and tsunami has jumped to 384.

WATCH: Death toll from Japan earthquake rises as hopes fade for survivors

2018-09-07 09:25

Japanese rescue workers with bulldozers and sniffer dogs are scrabbling through the mud to find survivors from a landslide that buried houses after a powerful quake, as the death toll rises to 18.

Why multiple earthquakes are rattling one Indonesian island

2018-08-20 22:24

The Indonesian holiday island of Lombok has been hammered by a series of powerful earthquakes in the past three weeks that have killed more than 500 people and left hundreds of thousands homeless.

UPDATE: Death toll tops 300 as third strong quake shakes Indonesian island

2018-08-09 11:36

The Indonesian island of Lombok has been shaken by a third big earthquake in little more than a week as an official said the death toll from an earlier quake had topped 220.

Indonesia disaster agency spokesperson says Lombok earthquake caused 'massive' damage

2018-08-06 09:37

An Indonesian disaster agency spokesperson says the Lombok earthquake has caused "massive" damage in north of island.

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