Indonesians rescued from faulty boat off Malaysia: Report

Some 51 Indonesians who drifted in rough seas for five days after the engine on their rickety boat failed have been rescued by Malaysian authorities, a report said on Sunday.

Nine killed in Indonesian landslide

Nine people were killed after flooding and a landslide hit Indonesia`s Sumatra island, an official said today.

Five dead, dozens injured in Indonesia quake

A powerful earthquake in Indonesia`s Aceh province flattened buildings and sparked landslides on Tuesday, killing at least five people and injuring dozens in the region.

3,000-year-old skeletons found in Indonesian cave

Archaeologists have discovered remains of 66 humans dating back to 3000 years in a cave in Sumatra island of Indonesia.

Thirty feared dead in Indonesia ferry collision

At least thirty people are feared dead after an Indonesian ferry, carrying more than 200 people on board, collided with a cargo tanker earlier this week.

Major quake rattles Indonesia`s Sumatra island

A 5.3-magnitude earthquake rattled the northern tip of Indonesia Monday, geologists said, but there were no immediate reports of damage.

Indonesian ferry captain blames storm as search resumes

The captain of an Indonesian ferry which sank killing 29 people rejected claims of overcrowding on Monday and blamed a freak storm for the disaster, as officials launched an investigation.

Indonesian ferry sinks; 25 dead, some 240 rescued

Rescuers saved more than 240 people aboard an Indonesian passenger ferry that sank Sunday in rough waters off Sumatra island, but at least 25 people have died, officials said. Search operations were called off after nightfall for the unknown number of passengers still missing.