Tsunami

Indonesia cancels tsunami alert after strong quake

There were no immediate reports of damage or casualties, but residents in the city of Ternate in North Maluku province described the panic when the quake hit.

published on : 7th July 2019

Japan issues Tsunami advisory following 6.8 quake in country's northwest part

Officials immediately stopped bullet train services in the region as a precautionary measure, according to public broadcaster NHK, which also said around 200 households were without power.

published on : 18th June 2019

Magnitude 5.3 earthquake hits Hawaii; no risk of tsunami

The news agency also reports that Captain Cook resident Elizabeth Cano said on Facebook that her whole house shook in the quake.

published on : 14th April 2019

Strong 6.8 quake hits off eastern Indonesia, tsunami warning: USGS

The quake hit off the coast of eastern Sulawesi, on the other side of the island from disaster-hit Palu, where residents still felt the tremor despite being hundreds of kilometres away.

published on : 13th April 2019

Thousands of kids homeless six months after Indonesia quake-tsunami

The magnitude 7.5 quake and subsequent deluge razed swathes of the coastal town on Sulawesi island last September, killing more than 4,300 people, according to Indonesia's national disaster agency.

published on : 26th March 2019

Big tsunamis may strike east coast every 360 years: Study

A study conducted by the Institute of Ocean Management, Anna University suggests a cyclicity of 360 years for large tsunamis in the East Coast of India.

published on : 16th March 2019

Memories of a devastation

Completely wiped out by the Tsunami, all that was left was the floor of her house and the bitter memories of December 26, 2004.

published on : 3rd March 2019

The Shadow of the Steam Engine: A fight for home

It is of no surprise why Arromel is fiercely protective of his new found home. 

published on : 4th February 2019

Minister says UK faces 'political tsunami' if Brexit halted

Some lawmakers are pushing for the UK to delay its departure until politicians can agree on a way forward.

published on : 20th January 2019

Tsunami alert lifted after undersea earthquake off Philippines

Shoppers, including children yelling in fear, rushed out of a five-story mall and many occupants abandoned a 26-floor condominium in a commercial district as the ground shook.

published on : 29th December 2018

Weather hampers efforts to inspect Indonesia tsunami volcano

High seas, clouds and eruptions have hindered attempts to visually inspect Anak Krakatau, the offspring of the infamous Krakatau volcano whose eruption in 1883 caused a period of global cooling.

published on : 28th December 2018

Indonesia hikes danger level for deadly tsunami volcano

Authorities raised the volcanic crater's status to the second-highest warning as flights have been ordered to move away from the area.

published on : 27th December 2018

Indonesia says avoid coast near volcano, fearing new tsunami

Indonesia's Meteorology, Geophysics and Climatology Agency asked people to stay at least 500 meters and up to 1 kilometer from the coastline along the strait.

published on : 26th December 2018

Only surviving member of band 'Seventeen' buries wife after tragic Indonesian tsunami

Actress and TV personality Dylan Sahara was swept up in the deadly Indonesian tsunami a day before her 26th birthday.

published on : 26th December 2018

 Indonesia Tsunami: Rescuers scramble to reach isolated tsunami-struck towns as 154 go missing

With hundreds of stranded residents being airlifted or taken by boat to shelters, experts warn of more deadly waves that could slam the stricken region.

published on : 26th December 2018
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