Magnitude 6.8 earthquake strikes off coast of Japan

2019-06-18 22:53

There were no immediate reports of damage or casualties from the tremor, which hit 85km northeast of Honshu island.

WATCH: Rescuers continue search in tsunami-struck Indonesia as death toll rises

2018-12-24 12:27

Dozens of filled body bags were hauled away from buildings flattened by Indonesia's volcano-triggered tsunami as search teams pushed on with the grim hunt for corpses – and victims who may still be trapped alive under the rubble.

WATCH: Debris covers Indonesian streets in aftermath of tsunami

2018-12-23 08:41

Images show the extent of damage caused by a tsunami - following a volcanic eruption - that killed 62 people and injured hundreds more as it slammed without warning into tourist beaches and coastal areas around Indonesia's Sunda Strait. WATCH.

WATCH: Students trickle back to school in Indonesia's disaster zone

2018-10-08 19:23

Indonesia sends children back to school ten days after a quake and tsunami devastated the city of Palu. Students are pitching in to help clean up their classrooms and also providing a vital headcount for officials still trying to tally the loss of life.

A heroic Indonesian air traffic controller died helping a jet escape the country's catastrophic earthquake

2018-10-01 16:27

Air traffic controller Anthonius Gunawan Agung was on duty near Palu, Indonesia, and refused to leave the control tower until a plane was airborne. The tower then collapsed underneath him, leaving him with fatal injuries. He is being hailed as a hero

4 presumed dead after Greenland tsunami

2017-06-21 13:32

Greenland flags are flying at half-staff across Denmark to mourn four people who are presumed dead after a tsunami flooded a village on the Arctic island's west coast.

Tsunami warnings in Pacific

2016-12-08 21:51

A powerful magnitude 7.7 earthquake has struck near the Pacific's Solomon Islands, prompting the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center to warn that tsunami waves were possible.

Thousands could survive a US tsunami by walking - study

2015-04-16 16:20

Thousands of people living along the US Pacific coastline from Northern California to Washington state could survive a powerful tsunami, as long as they are prepared to walk briskly to higher ground.

Man locates father's body a decade after Thailand tsunami

2014-11-28 17:30

A Nepalese man has identified his father's remains in Thailand 10 years after he died during the Indian Ocean tsunami.

Magnitude 6.0 quake strikes Japan

2014-08-03 07:09

A magnitude 6.0 earthquake has struck off the coast of Japan's Okinawa island, says the Pacific tsunami warning centre.


Japan marks tsunami, nuclear tragedy eight years on

2019-03-11 12:44

With flowers, silent prayers and tearful tributes, Japan Monday marked the eighth anniversary of a crippling earthquake, tsunami and nuclear disaster that devastated its northeastern coast and left some 18 500 people dead or missing.

UPDATE: 222 dead as tsunami set off by volcano sweeps Indonesia coast

2018-12-23 09:49

A tsunami apparently caused by the eruption of an island volcano has killed more than 200 people around Indonesia's Sunda Strait.

'Volcano' tsunami kills at least 62 in Indonesia

2018-12-23 07:27

A tsunami following a volcanic eruption has killed 62 people and injured hundreds more as it slammed without warning into tourist beaches and coastal areas around Indonesia's Sunda Strait.

The Indonesia quake-tsunami disaster in numbers

2018-10-05 18:56

Here are the latest figures highlighting the scale of devastation wrought by Indonesia's earthquake and tsunami disaster:

Indonesians flee to higher ground in regional tsunami drill

2018-09-06 05:26

Indonesian high school students fled to higher ground as tsunami warning sirens blared, launching an evacuation exercise across a region devastated by a 2004 disaster which killed over 200 000 people.

Four missing after tsunami hits Greenland

2017-06-18 18:03

Four people have been listed as missing after an earthquake sparked a tsunami off Greenland and forced some residents to be evacuated.

Tsunami follows quake in New Zealand UPDATED

2016-11-13 15:14

A powerful 7.8 magnitude earthquake has rocked New Zealand prompting a tsunami warning and knocking out power and phone services in many parts of the country.

Tearful memorials held for tsunami-hit nations

2014-12-26 13:27

Tearful memorials have been held across tsunami-hit nations for the 220 000 people who perished when giant waves decimated coastal areas of the Indian Ocean a decade ago.

Indonesia tsunami family find son

2014-08-19 22:54

An Indonesian couple reunited with their daughter 10 years after a tsunami snatched her from their arms have claimed to have found their son.

US sailors suing Japanese company over radiation

2014-04-09 13:42

American sailors who were 'blanketed' with radiation when they were carrying out a humanitarian mission at Fukushima in 2011 are suing a Japanese company for $1 billion.

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