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# indonesia - Thursday 25 June, 2020

Covid-19 precautions increase after cases surge in various hotspots worldwide

Indonesia is expected to pass the 50,000 mark for confirmed infections today.

# indonesia - Sunday 21 June, 2020

Indonesia’s most active volcano spews ash and hot gas 6km into the sky

Several villages on the main island of Java were blanketed by clouds of ash from Mount Merapi today.

# indonesia - Sunday 26 April, 2020

Indonesia locks virus violators in 'haunted house'

Five people have been tossed into the spooky jails so far.

# indonesia - Tuesday 3 March, 2020

Indonesia's most active volcano spews massive ash cloud 6,000m into the air

Ash mixed with sand rained down on towns as far as 10km away.

# indonesia - Wednesday 29 January, 2020

At least seven dead in landslides and floods in Indonesia

More than 2,000 people have been forced to leave their flooded homes.

# indonesia - Monday 20 January, 2020

Nine people killed after bridge collapses in Indonesia

Around 30 people were on the bridge when it collapsed.

# indonesia - Thursday 2 January, 2020

The 5 at 5: Thursday

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30 dead and thousands forced to flee as severe flooding and landslides hit Indonesia's capital

Monsoon rains and rising rivers have submerged at least 169 neighbourhoods in greater Jakarta.

# indonesia - Wednesday 1 January, 2020

9 people dead as New Year revellers caught in flooding in Indonesia’s capital

About 120,000 rescuers have been deployed to evacuate those affected.

# indonesia - Wednesday 22 May, 2019

At least six dead as protestors clash with police over Indonesian election result

Jakarta’s governor Anies Baswedan said about 200 people had been injured.

# indonesia - Tuesday 30 April, 2019

Indonesia approves plans to move capital away from rapidly-sinking city of Jakarta

Half of the city, which is home to 30 million people, is below sea level.

# indonesia - Wednesday 24 April, 2019

Wangi-wangi and Wakatobi: Two white eye bird species discovered by Trinity College team near Indonesia

The group has been studying birds on Sulawesi, in Indonesia, and its offshore islands since 1999.

# indonesia - Friday 12 April, 2019

Tsunami warning lifted after 6.8 magnitude earthquake in eastern Indonesia

Residents in the Morowali district earlier fled their homes.

# indonesia - Thursday 4 April, 2019

Indonesian Island could be closed to prevent Komodo dragon smuggling

Mass tourism is affecting the island which is home to some 2,300 giant, carnivorous dragons.

# indonesia - Thursday 17 January, 2019

Woman mauled to death by pet crocodile in Indonesia

The pet was owned illegally and has been transferred to a conservation area.

# indonesia - Thursday 27 December, 2018

Flights redirected as Indonesia hikes alert level for volcano that sparked tsunami

A spokesperson for the national disaster agency said there is a danger of more eruptions.

# indonesia - Wednesday 26 December, 2018

The 9 at 9: St Stephen's Day

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Torrential rain hampers efforts of Indonesian rescuers to reach isolated communities

The latest death toll stands at 429, with 1,485 people injured and another 154 still missing.

# indonesia - Tuesday 25 December, 2018

Death toll now over 400 after Indonesian tsunami as clean water and medicine supplies dwindle

The latest death toll stood at 429, with 1,485 people injured.

# indonesia - Monday 24 December, 2018

Hunt for survivors as Indonesian tsunami death toll climbs to 373

The powerful tsunami struck without any warning on Saturday night,

# indonesia - Sunday 23 December, 2018

Here's What Happened Today: Sunday

A tsunami in Indonesia, the Blanchardstown shooting and an anti-eviction protest in Roscommon…

Indonesia tsunami: Residents near volcano warned to stay away from beaches after 222 killed

At least 843 people have been injured too, officials said.

# indonesia - Saturday 3 November, 2018

Indonesian rescue diver dies during search for victims of Lion Air jet crash

Syachrul Anto (48) was part of the team searching for body parts and debris from the jet in the Java Sea.

# indonesia - Thursday 1 November, 2018

Divers retrieve black box from Lion Air jet in bid to discover why the brand new plane crashed

Monday’s crash off Indonesia’s northern coast killed 189 people.

# indonesia - Tuesday 30 October, 2018

More body parts found after plane crash in Indonesia

A jet plunged into the sea with 189 people on board yesterday.

# indonesia - Sunday 7 October, 2018

5,000 still feared missing as Indonesian earthquake death toll rises

Indonesia’s disaster agency says they have recovered 1,763 bodies so far.

# indonesia - Wednesday 3 October, 2018

Volcano erupts on same Indonesian island as earlier fatal earthquake Eruption This post contains videos

Volcano erupts on same Indonesian island as earlier fatal earthquake

A government volcanologist said it’s possible the eruption was accelerated by the 7.5 magnitude earthquake in Central Sulawesi on Friday.

# indonesia - Tuesday 2 October, 2018

Indonesia reluctantly accepts international help as it struggles to reach 200,000 desperate victims

Rescue efforts have been hampered by a lack of heavy machinery and severed transport links.

# indonesia - Monday 1 October, 2018

Indonesian earthquake and tsunami death toll grows as authorities prepare for 1,300 victims

Medicines are running out and rescuers are struggling with a shortage of heavy equipment.

# indonesia - Sunday 30 September, 2018

Death toll in horrific Indonesia tsunami is now at least 832 and is expected to rise

The death toll is expected to worsen considerably as so many regions have yet to be heard from in the aftermath of the quake.

# indonesia - Saturday 29 September, 2018

Almost 400 killed in Indonesian earthquake as hospitals struggle to cope

The main airport in Palu is expected to stay closed for at least 24 hours, complicating disaster relief efforts.

# indonesia - Friday 28 September, 2018

Tsunami hits Indonesia after powerful earthquake

The 1.5 metre tsunami slammed into Sulawesi island.

# indonesia - Monday 24 September, 2018

Indonesia teen rescued after seven weeks adrift at sea in floating hut

The 18-year-old was working solo on a fishing hut when heavy winds knocked it off its moorings.

# indonesia - Monday 20 August, 2018

Explainer: Why are so many earthquakes hitting one Indonesian island?

Several earthquakes in recent weeks have killed more than 500 people and left hundreds of thousands homeless.

10 more dead after fresh 6.9-magnitude earthquake hits Indonesia's Lombok island

The quakes hit throughout yesterday, with the first measuring 6.3 shortly before midday which triggered landslides.

# indonesia - Sunday 19 August, 2018

Fresh 6.9-magnitude earthquake hits Indonesia's Lombok island

There have been no reports of deaths or injuries so far.

# indonesia - Thursday 9 August, 2018

Death toll surpasses 300 as 5.9-magnitude aftershock rocks Lombok Island

Aftershocks are hampering rescue efforts on the Indonesian island.

# indonesia - Wednesday 8 August, 2018

156,000 homeless as death toll in Indonesia quake rises to 131

Nearly 2,500 people have been hospitalised with serious injuries.

# indonesia - Tuesday 7 August, 2018

All Irish tourists taken off earthquake-stricken Gili Islands, ambassador says

Rescuers today resumed the search for survivors, and to recover the bodies of victims.

# indonesia - Monday 6 August, 2018

At least 98 killed as powerful quake strikes tourist island of Lombok

More than 2,000 tourists are being helped to leave the island after the incident.

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