News WrapGet Handpicked Stories from our editors directly to your mailbox

Indonesia tsunami

Earthquake of magnitude 4.8 hits Indonesia

Indonesia has been facing the constant wrath of earthquakes and tsunamis.

Dec 26, 2018, 18:54 PM IST

Indonesian rescuers use drones as tsunami death toll tops 400

More than 1,400 people were injured and thousands of residents had to move to higher ground, with a high-tide warning extended to Wednesday.

Dec 26, 2018, 09:24 AM IST

Morning Breaking: At least 373 dead, over 1,400 injured following tsunami in Indonesia

The death toll from Saturday's tsunami in Indonesia has reached 373, with more than 1,400 people injured, as officials warned that the number of fatalities could rise further.

Dec 25, 2018, 08:36 AM IST

Indonesia tsunami: Death toll mounts to over 280, more than 1000 injured

According to officials, the tsunami has been caused by a volcano known as the 'child' of the legendary Krakatoa.

Dec 24, 2018, 09:39 AM IST

Watch top 4 news stories of the day

Watch this segment to know the top 4 news that we will focus on today.

Dec 23, 2018, 09:58 AM IST

'Volcano tsunami' hits Indonesia, 168 killed, nearly 700 injured

The tsunami is likely to have been caused by a volcano known as the "child" of the legendary Krakatoa, officials said. The death toll is likely to increase.

Dec 23, 2018, 06:35 AM IST

Indonesia earthquake, tsunami toll climbs to 1,424

National Agency for Disaster Management spokesperson Sutopo Purwo Nugroho has said that 113 people are missing.

Oct 05, 2018, 06:23 AM IST

Time running out for survivors as Indonesia toll nears 1,400

The death toll in Indonesia's twin quake-tsunami disaster has touched 1400.

Oct 03, 2018, 15:13 PM IST

India launches 'Operation Samudra Maitri' to help tsunami-hit Indonesia

'Operation Samudra Maitri' for humanitarian assistance was launched after a telephonic conversation between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Indonesian President Joko Widodo on October 1, and following Indonesia's acceptance of international aid, the MEA said in a statement.

Oct 03, 2018, 14:52 PM IST

IAF embarks on disaster relief mission to earthquake-hit Indonesia

PM Modi had offered all possible assistance from India as a maritime neighbour and friend of Indonesia.

Oct 02, 2018, 16:21 PM IST

Earthquake and tsunami in Indonesia: Death toll cross 800, could reach thousands

The coastal city of Palu has suffered the most after a strong earthquake triggered giant tsunami waves that caused mammoth destruction.

Sep 30, 2018, 13:52 PM IST

Death toll from Indonesian quake and tsunami rises to 832, confirms official

Many people were reported trapped in the rubble of buildings brought down in the 7.5 magnitude earthquake which struck on Friday and triggered tsunami waves as high as six metres.

Sep 30, 2018, 12:29 PM IST

Death toll reaches 405 after earthquake and tsunami in Indonesia

The coastal city of Palu has borne the brunt of the quake and tsunami with rescue operations still being conducted to find survivours.

Sep 30, 2018, 10:02 AM IST

Indonesia: Earthquake, tsunami kills at least 48 on Sulawesi island

Strong aftershocks continued to rock the coastal city on Saturday morning after waves up to three metres (9.8 feet) high swept through the scenic tourist town, triggered by a 7.5 magnitude earthquake on land. 

Sep 29, 2018, 10:42 AM IST

Powerful 7.5 magnitude earthquake rocks Indonesian island, tsunami warning issued

Following the earthquake, the authorities have issued a tsunami warning.

Sep 28, 2018, 16:18 PM IST

Destructive tsunami unlikely: USGS

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

Apr 11, 2012, 16:01 PM IST