• Sun, 14 Apr 2019 02:16
    People return home after 6.9-magnitude earthquake in Central Sulawesi
    The situation in Banggai Raya in Central Sulawesi has returned to normal following a 6.9-magnitude earthquake that hit the province on Friday evening, as people have started to return to their homes after seeking higher ground in anticipation of a tsunami.
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  • Sat, 13 Apr 2019 13:56
    Quake-hit Indonesians refuse to leave high ground: official
    Luwuk, Indonesia - Some panicked residents of a quake-hit Indonesian island have refused to return home after the tremor triggered a brief tsunami warning and fears there was more to come, the disaster agency said Saturday.
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  • Wed, 27 Feb 2019 11:56
    At least 60 people buried in North Sulawesi mine collapse
    A landslide in an unauthorized gold mine in Bolaang Mongondow regency, North Sulawesi, on Tuesday night has buried at least 60 miners, the National Disaster Mitigation Agency (BNPB) said.
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  • Thu, 17 Jan 2019 14:41
    She had a 14-foot pet crocodile named ‘Merry’. It ate her
    MINAHASA, Indonesia - An Indonesian woman has been mauled to death by a huge pet crocodile on the island of Sulawesi, officials said on Wednesday (Jan 16).
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  • Sun, 06 Jan 2019 01:00
    Policewoman fired after nude videos spread online in catfishing case
    A policewoman from Makassar, South Sulawesi, has been fired after her suggestive selfies and nude videos were spread online by a man who catfished her through social media.
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  • Wed, 21 Nov 2018 01:00
    Dead sperm whale in Indonesia found with 6kg of trash in stomach
    A team from Wakatobi National Park found about 6kg of garbage inside the stomach of a dead whale that had beached on Kapota Island, Southeast Sulawesi.
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  • Tue, 06 Nov 2018 11:04
    Shallow 5.1-magnitude quake strikes Indonesia's Sulawesi
    A shallow 5.1-magnitude earthquake rocked Indonesia's Sulawesi island on Tuesday, the US Geological Survey said.
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  • Sat, 06 Oct 2018 12:44
    Satellite time-lapse shows Palu devastated by 'land tsunami'
    On Saturday, National Disaster Mitigation Agency (BNBP) spokesperson Sutopo Purwo Nugroho shared a time-lapse of satellite imagery on his Instagram account, showing how liquefaction devastated neighborhoods on Sept. 28 in Palu, Central Sulawesi.
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  • Thu, 04 Oct 2018 01:00
    Liquefaction: When terra firma turns to mush
    Survivors of the enormous 7.5-magnitude earthquake and tsunami in Sulawesi, Indonesia that killed 1,234 people have given harrowing testimony of how the ground beneath their feet seemed to churn and suddenly rise up – swallowing everything in its path.
  • Wed, 03 Oct 2018 16:31
    Indonesia's Mount Soputan erupts
    JAKARTA - Mount Soputan in Indonesia's North Sulawesi province spewed a column of ash up to four kilometres on Wednesday (Oct 3), a disaster agency official said.
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  • Wed, 03 Oct 2018 11:57
    North Sulawesi's Mt Soputan erupts, status raised to 'Alert'
    Mount Soputan in North Sulawesi's Minahasa regency emitted a 4-kilometer column of ash on Wednesday morning around 8:47 a.m. local time, or 7:47 a.m. Jakarta time, prompting authorities to raise the volcano's status to Level III (alert) of the four-level national volcano alert system.
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  • Wed, 03 Oct 2018 09:29
    Sulawesi quake: Tens of thousands of children among survivors desperate for aid
    Tens of thousands of children are in an "extremely precarious" condition after last Friday's earthquake in eastern Indonesia even as survivors grow desperate for aid and fears mount that the death toll could rise further.
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  • Tue, 02 Oct 2018 07:13
    Indonesia quake: 34 Bible study students killed at church, 52 missing - Red Cross
    Indonesian rescue workers have discovered the bodies of 34 students killed when a mudslide caused by Friday's quake on Sulawesi island engulfed their church, a local rescue official said Tuesday.
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  • Mon, 01 Oct 2018 15:16
    4.4-magnitude earthquake shakes East Java: BMKG
    A 4.4-magnitude earthquake jolted Blitar, East Java, on Monday, three days after a devastating 7.4-magnitude earthquake and subsequent tsunami hit Central Sulawesi.
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  • Mon, 01 Oct 2018 15:13
    Chaos in Palu after quake as survivors deal with hunger, thirst
    In the wake of mass destruction caused by a 7.4-magnitude earthquake and the subsequent tsunami, survivors in Palu and Donggala in Central Sulawesi have been scrambling to salvage food supplies and other items, as aid from the central government began to trickle into the region.
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