Quake off Indonesia causes panic in East Timor

An undersea earthquake has rocked eastern Indonesia, causing panic among residents in neighbouring East Timor. There were no immediate reports of injuries or damage.

7.2-magnitude quake reported off Indonesia

A 7.2-magnitude earthquake has been reported off the coast of Indonesia.

6.0-magnitude quake hits eastern Indonesia

The US Geological Survey said that the earthquake measuring 6.0 on the Richter scale jolted Celebes Sea.

Scientists had expected Indonesia quake

Scientists had been expecting Wednesday`s great earthquake off Sumatra but it occurred a little sooner, according to Arun Bapat, an Indian seismologist in Pune.

Tremors rock several parts of southern states

Southern Indian states felt a jolt
with tremors rocking several parts, prompting panicked people to flock to open spaces.

Tremor alert: Beach road closed for traffic

All the schools were declared
holiday in the afternoon on Wednesday as a precautionary measure
following reports of tremors.

KNPP work on, but on alert: Official

Work at KNPP was not affected in the wake of massive earthquake in Indonesia triggering fears of tsunami though the
plant is "generally on alert".

Indian weather forecast following Indonesian quake

Tsunami watch has been lifted but people remain curious about what’s in store for them in coming days. Here are the weather predictions for India.

Two Huge quakes hit Indonesia, no Tsunami

Two giant quakes struck off the coast of Aceh in Indonesia, triggering a wave of panic and tsunami alerts across 28 countries around Indian Ocean.

Tsunami looks unlikely, don’t panic: Cabinet Secy

Union Cabinet secretary Ajit Kumar Seth said that Tsunami looks unlikely and there is no need to panic.

Destructive tsunami unlikely: USGS

The USGS has said the chances of a destructive tsunami following the massive 8.7 magnitude Indonesia earthquake were unlikely.

People asked to stay away from coasts: Met Dept

The Meteorological Department on Wednesday sought to play down the possible danger triggered by a massive quake in Indonesia.

India withdraws tsunami warning

The Indian government withdrew tsunami warning issued after an earthquake of 8.6 magnitude hit off western coast of northern Sumatra in Indonesia.

Indonesia quake: Tsunami watch in Indian Ocean

The United States earthquake monitoring system has issued a notification for a tsunami watch in the Indian Ocean, as per reports on CNN.

Massive 8.6 earthquake hits Indonesia; tremors in India

A massive earthquake measuring 8.7 on the Richter Scale hit Indonesia’s Sumatra Islands on Wednesday forcing the authorities to issue a Tsunami alert.

Magnitude 5.6 quake hits Indonesia

Indonesia sits on Pacific Ring of Fire, where meeting of continental plates causes seismic activity.

No tsunami threat to India: INCOIS

The Indian National Centre for
Ocean Information Services (INCOIS) here Sunday said there is
no tsunami threat to the Indian mainland in view of a strong
quake which hit Indonesia.

Major quake hits Indonesia, tsunami warning issued

A major 7.4-magnitude quake struck off Indonesia`s Java island on Wednesday, sparking panic in the capital Jakarta and causing seismologists to issue a tsunami alert.