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# sulawesi - 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.

# sulawesi - 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.

# sulawesi - Tuesday 2 October, 2018

Indonesia clamps down on looting as earthquake and tsunami death toll tops 1,200

Almost 200,000 people are in need of urgent help.

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.

# sulawesi - Monday 1 October, 2018

Indonesia earthquake: Soil turned to liquid and swallowed whole houses, volunteers say

“The situation in the affected areas is nightmarish,” a local Red Cross manager said.

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.

# sulawesi - 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.

# sulawesi - 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.

# sulawesi - Thursday 24 September, 2015

Photographer back in court over monkey selfie

US animal rights activists PETA have taken the nature photographer involved to court over the snap.

# sulawesi - Monday 8 October, 2012

Volcano erupts in Indonesia

Mount Lokon is one of the country’s most active volcanoes – eruption could be heard more than 5km away.

# sulawesi - Friday 11 March, 2011

Indonesia braced for tsunami to hit at 6pm local time

Indonesia is in a state of high alert, as the tsunami makes its way towards the shore. It’s expected to hit at 11am Irish time.