Showing posts with label Indonesia. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Indonesia. Show all posts

Wednesday, July 04, 2018

Indonesia resumes search for 41 missing in ferry capsizal, 29 corpses recovered

indonesia ferry
Rescuers Wednesday resumed search and rescue operations after a deadly ferry sank a day earlier in waters off central Indonesia; so far 29 bodies have been recovered and 41 people are still missing, according to officials.

Friday, June 29, 2018

Bali's international airport closed after Mount Agung spews volcanic ash

Mount Agung
The Ngurah Rai International airport on the island of Bali was closed early Friday, after the Agung volcano erupted, emitting an ash cloud around 2,000 meters high, an epa journalist reports.

Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Indonésie: au moins 10 morts dans l'incendie d'un puits de pétrole illégal

incendie d'un puits de pétrole illégal
Au moins dix personnes ont péri et des dizaines ont été blessées dans l'incendie mercredi d'un puits de pétrole illégal dans l'ouest de l'Indonésie, ont indiqué les autorités de ce pays d'Asie du Sud-Est.

Saturday, February 24, 2018

16 Killed as Landslides, Floods Hit Central Java, Indonesia

 Landslides, Floods Hit Central Java
 Landslides and floods striking Central Java province of western Indonesia have left 16 people dead and 20 injured, disaster agency said on Saturday.

Tuesday, December 05, 2017

Cyclone Leaves 41 Dead, Thousands Evacuated in Indonesia

41 Dead, Thousands Evacuated in Indonesia
Landslides and floods triggered by cyclone in Indian Ocean last week have left 41 people dead, 13 wounded, and thousands more displaced in Java island of Indonesia, an official of disaster agency said Tuesday.

Monday, November 27, 2017

Indonesia Orders Immediate Evacuation as Highest Alert Issued for Bali Volcano

Mount Agung
Indonesia closed the airport on the tourist island of Bali on Monday and ordered 100,000 residents living near a glowing volcano spewing columns of ash to evacuate immediately, warning that the first major eruption in 54 years could be “imminent”.

Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Thousands flee over Bali volcano eruption fears

Mount Agung belched smoke
Thousands living in the shadow of a rumbling volcano on Indonesia's resort island of Bali fled Wednesday as fears grow that it could erupt for the first time in more than 50 years.

Friday, September 22, 2017

Thousands evacuated as volcano rumbles on Bali

Mount Agung in eastern Bali
Thousands of residents were evacuated from villages near an active volcano on the Indonesian island of Bali, officials said.

Thursday, April 06, 2017

Nearly 1,000 to be evacuated as volcano seismic activity rises in E Indonesia

Indonesian authorities are preparing to evacuate nearly 1,000 people living in dangerous zones as Banda Api volcano in Maluku province of eastern Indonesia has turned more active, officials said Thursday.

Saturday, April 01, 2017

17 missing in Indonesia landslide

Seventeen people were missing and feared buried after a landslide struck Indonesia, the national disaster agency said Saturday.

Monday, January 23, 2017

Ten Dead, 30 Missing after Boat Capsizes Off Malaysia

Ten people are confirmed dead and about 30 missing after a boat believed to be carrying Indonesian illegal immigrants capsized in rough seas off Malaysia, officials said Monday.

Monday, December 26, 2016

Indonesia marks tsunami 12 years ago with prayers

 Thousands of Indonesians prayed for their loved ones at mass graves and mosques Monday to mark a tsunami which devastated Aceh province 12 years ago today, one of the worst natural disasters in human history.

Saturday, December 24, 2016

Over 100,000 displaced, airport closed as flood hits Indonesia

Flooding in West Nusa Tenggara province of central Indonesia has forced evacuation of more than 100,000 people and closure of a main airport, disaster agency officials said on Saturday.

Wednesday, December 07, 2016

Indonesia Earthquake Death Toll on Sumatra Nears 100

Indonesia's earthquake death toll has nearly doubled to 97, the military said, as more bodies were pulled from the rubble of scores of shattered buildings after the powerful 6.5-magnitude quake struck Sumatra island on Wednesday.

At least 25 dead as powerful earthquake hits Indonesia (local time: 05:03, Depth 10 km)


At least 25 people have died and dozens were feared trapped in rubble after a strong earthquake struck off Aceh province on Indonesia's Sumatra island, officials and local media said.

Friday, November 04, 2016

Wednesday, November 02, 2016

Monday, October 31, 2016

3 killed as floods hit central Indonesia

Floods striking Gorontalo province of central Indonesia has left three people dead, disaster agency official said on Monday.

Sunday, October 02, 2016

13 tourists not yet returned after volcano eruption in central Indonesia

A total of 13 holiday makers, including foreigners, who were visiting Mount Barujari in central Indonesia when the volcano erupted earlier this week, have not returned from the area, a senior official of local disaster agency said on Saturday.

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