M 6.6 in Indonesia on 06 Jan 2019 17:27 UTC

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Indonesia hastens construction of temporary houses for tsunami victims

Thu, 10 Jan 2019 13:48:00 +0100vietnamplus-en (en)

Jakarta (VNA) – The Indonesia n Government is speeding up construction on temporary houses for victims of the earthquake and tsunami in Palu, Central Sulawesi, Vice President Jusuf Kalla has stated. Kalla, who is also the Palu disaster mitigation team commander, said that more than 30 percent of the....

Woman gets the surprise of her life after tsunami

Thu, 10 Jan 2019 11:08:00 +0100bernama (en)

By Muhammad Afiq Mohd Asri BANTEN ( Indonesia ), Jan 10 (Bernama) Relieved, stunned, overjoyed and extremely thankful was how Damia, 35, felt when she saw the husband and son she feared were dead standing where her house used to be before a tsunami hit western Java on Dec 22.

Indonesia EARTHQUAKE: 5.1 magnitude quake hits off coast of Aceh

Thu, 10 Jan 2019 04:49:00 +0100express (en)

The quake landed off the coast of Samatra, the northern island of Indonesia , less than 200km from the city of Aceh. It follows a series of quakes hitting the Maluku Islands on the other side of the Asian nation. The tremor struck just before 9.40am GMT (4.40pm local time) at a depth of 33 miles (53km).

Abu Dhabi campaign shines a light on sustainability vision

Wed, 09 Jan 2019 18:36:00 +0100thenational (en)

Shortly after the sun had set in Abu Dhabi on Wednesday, 2,000 solar lanterns were lit to reveal the Zayed Sustainability Prize logo. The 20 metre by 20m light installation marked the conclusion of a one-month campaign that saw the distribution of 2,000 solar lanterns across rural off-grid communities in four countries.

Tsunami à Java : réponse de MSF sur place Indonésie Catastrophes naturelles Le samedi 22 décembre au soir, quelques mois à peine après le tremblement de terre et le tsunami de Sulawesi, l’Indonésie a à nouveau été touchée par un tsunami. L’Agence Indonésienne Nationale de gestion des Catastrophes mentionne que le tsunami, qui fait suite à une éruption volcanique, a frappé les côtes de 4 districts à l’ouest de l’île de Java. Lire la suite

Wed, 09 Jan 2019 16:28:00 +0100MSF-be (fr)

L’équipe de MSF s’est rendue dans un camp d’évacuation à Susukan Kampong, dans le sous-district de Carita. © Muhammad Suryandi, 25 décembre 2018. Le samedi 22 décembre au soir, quelques mois à peine après le tremblement de terre et le tsunami de Sulawesi, l’Indonésie a à nouveau été touchée par un tsunami.

La Palma volcano eruption: Could Cumbre Vieja blow this year - what would happen?

Wed, 09 Jan 2019 13:21:00 +0100express (en)

Last year saw volcanoes including Kilauea in Hawaii and Anak Krakatoa in Indonesia erupt, killing hundreds of people. These volcanoes are located thousands of miles away from the British Isles but the next mountain to blow may be closer to home. Cumbre Vieja located in the popular Spanish tourist....

Indonesia earthquake MAPPED: Where did huge 5.1 magnitude hit? Is there a tsunami warning?

Wed, 09 Jan 2019 11:35:00 +0100express (en)

The earthquake hit approximately 23.3 miles northwest of Aceh, a province north on the Indonesia n island of Sumatra. The quake struck just before 9.40am GMT (4.40pm local time) at a depth of 33 miles (53km). A tsunami warning has so far not been issued.

School as usual for tsunami victims in Sumur

Wed, 09 Jan 2019 09:39:00 +0100bernama (en)

From Muhammad Afiq Mohd Asri BANTEN ( Indonesia ), Jan 9 (Bernama) -- The tsunami that struck off the coast of the Sunda Strait over two weeks ago has not broken the spirit of the teachers and pupils of a primary school here. They are determined to continue with the schooling despite having to sit on the floor.

Tsunami en Indonesia: “Me esforzé por proteger mi vientre. No podía ver a mi hija, a mi mamá ni a mi papá”

Tue, 08 Jan 2019 19:38:00 +0100elmercuriodigital (es)

Elis recuerda cómo la segunda ola golpeó su casa e hirió a su familia. Embarazada de 7 meses, logró llegar a nuestro centro de salud en Labuan. Ya hay más de 40.000 desplazados por el desastre natural ocurrido el pasado 22 de diciembre en el estrecho de Sonda. "Estaba bañándome cuando el tsunami nos golpeó.

Tsunami en Indonesia: “Me esforcé por proteger mi vientre. No podía ver a mi hija, a mi mamá ni a mi papá”

Tue, 08 Jan 2019 19:10:00 +0100MSF-es (es)

"Estaba bañándome cuando el tsunami nos golpeó. El clima era demasiado húmedo para mí", relata Elis, una madre de 30 años embarazada de 7 meses. Elis y su familia estaban en casa cuando el tsunami golpeó la costa del estrecho de la Sonda, el pasado 22 de diciembre de 2018.

Earthquake hits Indonesia's western Mangarai region

Tue, 08 Jan 2019 13:22:00 +0100sabanews-en (en)

[08/يناير/2019] JAKARTA, 8 Jan. (Saba) - An earthquake measuring five on the Richter scale hit the western tip of Flores island west of Indonesia 's Mangarai region on Monday, the Indonesian news agency Antara reported. The epicenter of the quake was about 40 km north of Labuan Bajo city and the....

USA had world's 3 costliest natural disasters in 2018, and Camp Fire was the worst

Tue, 08 Jan 2019 11:53:00 +0100news-yahoo (en)

The disastrous Camp Fire, California's deadliest on record with 86 fatalities, stood out for its ferocity: "Such massive wildfires appear to be occurring more frequently as a result of climate change," said Munich Re's Torsten Jeworrek. "Action is urgently needed on building codes and land use to help prevent losses.

PT Chandra Asri Petrochemical Tbk : Chandra Asri Petrochemical Distributes Humanitarian Aid for Sunda Strait Tsunami Survivors through Cilegon City Government and Indonesian Red Cross

Tue, 08 Jan 2019 10:31:00 +01004-traders (en)

Press Release. Chandra Asri Petrochemical Distributes Humanitarian Aid for Sunda Strait Tsunami Survivors through Cilegon City Government and Indonesia n Red Cross. Jakarta, 8 January 2019 - PT Chandra Asri Petrochemical Tbk (CAP) distributes humanitarian aid to.

Banten tsunami disaster: Roads being cleared for access to Sumur

Tue, 08 Jan 2019 09:49:00 +0100bernama (en)

From Muhammad Afiq Mohd Asri BANTEN ( Indonesia ), Jan 8 (Bernama) --- It has been more than two weeks after a tsunami hit the coast of Sumur and now its residents are on their feet again to clean up the disaster-stricken area. The cleaning up process is currently concentrated on the roads of the....

At least 3 killed in Lombok’s 6.4 magnitude earthquake

Tue, 08 Jan 2019 08:04:00 +0100thaipbs (en)

At least three were confirmed dead after a powerful 6.4 magnitude earthquake hit the popular tourist destination of Lombok in Indonesia this morning, according to Reuters. The quake which was centred 50 km northeast of the city of Mataram on the northern part of Lombok island caused widespread damages to buildings.

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Tue, 08 Jan 2019 06:24:00 +0100thaipbs (en)

Residents make their way along a street full of debris after an earthquake and tsunami hit Palu, on Sulawesi island on September 29, 2018. Rescuers scrambled to reach tsunami-hit central Indonesia and assess the damage after a strong quake brought down several buildings and sent locals fleeing their homes for higher ground.

Internacionales Ayer, 05:56 PM Indonesia: violento terremoto de 6.6 en escala Richter sacude archipiélago Indonesia aún se recupera de un poderoso tsunami que golpeó sus costas a finales de diciembre, producto de la erupción volcánica del Anak Krakatoa, donde fallecieron más de 400 personas.

Tue, 08 Jan 2019 05:11:00 +0100panamericana (es)

Un potente movimiento telúrico sacudió este domingo el archipiélago indonesio de Molucas, según el Servicio Geológico de Estados Unidos (USGS), el tuvo una magnitud de 6.6 en la escala de Richter. El fuerte sismo se registró a una profundidad de 60.5 kilómetros, a 174 kilómetros al nornoroeste de....

Podcast Mundo Wellnes

Tue, 08 Jan 2019 05:11:00 +0100semana (es)

FRONTERA | 2019/01/07 por Julio Borges. Reiterarmos a los presidentes de toda América que Venezuela es un Estado fallido y un gran peligro para toda la región. Hacemos un llamado al presidente de México y al jefe del Gobierno Español a que no sean indiferentes o ingenuos con Venezuela y, por el....

Incendios afectan cinco viviendas en Managua y Nagarote

Tue, 08 Jan 2019 04:44:00 +0100el19digital (es)

Por lo menos tres incendios afectaron cinco viviendas en tres barrios de Managua y Nagarote, reporta un informe de incidencias de Sinapred en las últimas horas: INFORME DE INCIDENCIAS INCENDIOS EN VIVIENDAS: 3 que afectaron parcialmente 5 casas en 3 barrios de los municipios de Managua y Nagarote.

All Thais trapped in Lombok rescued to safety

Tue, 08 Jan 2019 04:42:00 +0100thaipbs (en)

All the Thai tourists stranded on Mount Rinjani on Lombok island of Indonesia which was hit by a powerful earthquake on Sunday have been brought out to safety, Thai Ambassador to Jakarta Songphol Sukchan confirmed tonight. Ambassador Songphol told Thai PBS in a phone interview that embassy officials....

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