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Over 200 missing after eruptions in Indonesia

Jakarta: Indonesian rescue workers intensified the search for bodies and survivors on the slopes of Mount Merapi with more than 200 people reported missing in the volcano's eruptions, officials said o

World's biggest airliner, A380, makes emergency landing

Singapore: A Qantas jetliner made an emergency landing on Thursday in Singapore with 459 people aboard, after one of its four engines shut down over western Indonesia and following witness reports of

Indonesia most dangerous volcano erupts again

Mount Merapi, Indonesia: Indonesia's most dangerous volcano sent searing gas clouds down its scorched flanks on Wednesday, while in the country's other disaster zone, tsunami survivors were thinking t

Indonesia tsunami toll rises to 450

Jakarta: The tsunami triggered by a 7.2 magnitude earthquake in Indonesia's West Sumatra province has claimed nearly 450 lives, while 96 people are still missing, an official said Sunday.

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Rescuers race to find tsunami survivors in Indonesia

Jakarta: Rescue workers were racing against time on Friday in their search for hundreds of people still missing on Indonesia's tsunami-hit Mentawai islands, as an official estimated that the death tol

Indonesia tsunami toll to cross 300 as hundreds remain missing

Mentawai Islands, Indonesia: Rescuers searching islands ravaged by a tsunami off western Indonesia fear the death toll of more than 300 is likely to climb because hundreds of missing people may have b

Indonesia hit by deadly, tsunami, volcanic eruption

Mt Merapi, Indonesia: A volcanic eruption and a tsunami killed scores of people hundreds of miles (kilometers) apart in Indonesia — spasms from the Pacific 'Ring of Fire', which spawns disasters from

Indonesia tsunami toll at 272; help finally reaches islands

Mentawai Islands, Indonesia: Planes and helicopters packed with rescue workers and supplies landed for the first time on Wednesday on remote Indonesian islands that were pounded by a 10-foot (three-me

Major 7.7 quake strikes Indonesia

A major 7.7-magnitude earthquake struck off the west coast of Indonesia on Monday, seismologists said, causing localised waves in the remote area.

At least 160 missing after tsunami hits Indonesia

At least 160 people, mostly women and children, are missing from an Indonesian village that was pounded by an enormous wave after an earthquake off the coast of Sumatra caused a local tsunami, officia

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