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Indonesia quake death toll tops 400 as more bodies recovered

Indonesia quake death toll tops 400 as more bodies recovered

The shallow 6.9-magnitude quake on August 5 levelled tens of thousands of homes, mosques and businesses across Lombok.

Asian Games : Qatari teams start arriving in Indonesia

Asian Games : Qatari teams start arriving in Indonesia

Qatari teams start arriving in Indonesia to take part in the 18th Asian Games, which will take place from August 17 to September 2. The organising committee said that athletes from 45 Asian countries playing 40 different games will take part this year.

Death toll from Indonesia's powerful quake rises to 392

Death toll from Indonesia's powerful quake rises to 392

The number was likely to rise further still as teams continue to search for victims beneath the rubble and ruins of buildings, national disaster management agency spokesman Sutopo Nugroho said.

Eight bodies found in Indonesian plane crash

Eight bodies found in Indonesian plane crash

The Swiss-made Pilatus aircraft lost contact with air traffic control on Saturday during what was supposed to be a flight of around 40 minutes in remote Papua province.

Death toll from Indonesia quake tops 380

Death toll from Indonesia quake tops 380

An earthquake on the Indonesian island of Lombok has killed 387 people, authorities said Saturday, adding hundreds of thousands of displaced people were still short of clean water, food and medicine nearly a week on.

Aftershocks rock Indonesia's Lombok as quake toll tops 300

Aftershocks rock Indonesia's Lombok as quake toll tops 300

The shallow 6.9-magnitude quake on Sunday levelled tens of thousands of homes, mosques and businesses across Lombok.

Strong aftershock rattles survivors of deadly Indonesian quake

Strong aftershock rattles survivors of deadly Indonesian quake

A strong aftershock struck Indonesia's Lombok Thursday, causing panic among evacuees already traumatised by a devastating earthquake that killed more than 160 on the holiday island four days earlier.

Woman rescued from rubble of deadly quake on Indonesia's Lombok

Woman rescued from rubble of deadly quake on Indonesia's Lombok

A woman was pulled alive from a collapsed building on Indonesia's tourist island of Lombok on Tuesday, two days after a powerful earthquake that killed dozens, destroyed villages and left thousands of people homeless.

Search for survivors after Indonesia earthquake kills 98

Search for survivors after Indonesia earthquake kills 98

Rescuers used diggers and heavy machinery to clear debris and search for survivors on Monday after a magnitude 6.9 earthquake killed at least 98 people on Indonesia's resort island of Lombok.

Indonesian imam leading prayer as quake hits goes viral

Indonesian imam leading prayer as quake hits goes viral

A video of an Indonesian imam stoically reciting evening prayers in Bali as a deadly earthquake struck neighbouring Lombok has gone viral on social media, with internet users praising him for his unwavering faith.

Tourists flee Indonesia's Lombok island after quake kills 142

Tourists flee Indonesia's Lombok island after quake kills 142

Rescue workers found chaos and destruction across the Indonesian resort island of Lombok on Monday after a magnitude 6.9 earthquake killed more than 140 people and prompted an exodus of tourists rattled by the second powerful quake in a week.

At least 37 killed by 7.0 quake in Indonesia's islands

At least 37 killed by 7.0 quake in Indonesia's islands

The powerful quake triggered panic among tourists and residents, and was also felt on the neighbouring holiday island of Bali.