The USGS said the quake struck around 100 kilometres north of the town of Maumere
14 Dec 2021 9:48 AM
Indonesia is one of most disaster-prone nations due to its position straddling 'Pacific Ring of Fire', where tectonic plates collide.
24 Dec 2018 2:21 PM
Hundreds of buildings destroyed by wave, which hit southern Sumatra coast and western tip of Java about 9:30 pm (1430 GMT).
23 Dec 2018 10:51 AM
The state disaster agency warned people to stay at least four kilometres away but said there was no need to evacuate for the time being.
03 Oct 2018 1:33 PM
'As of 1:00 pm there are 1,234 dead,' said Sutopo Purwo Nugroho, Indonesia's national disaster agency spokesman.
02 Oct 2018 12:50 PM
Days after quake, tsunami, some areas are yet to be contacted, medicines are running out and rescuers are struggling to reach those trapped.
01 Oct 2018 12:58 PM
Indonesian vice-president Jusuf Kalla said the final number of dead could be in the 'thousands.'
30 Sep 2018 12:53 PM
At least 540 people had been badly injured, an agency spokesman said, as hospitals struggled to cope with the influx of casualties.
30 Sep 2018 10:49 AM