09 Aug '18, 1pm

Strong aftershock jolts Indonesia's Lombok as death toll jumps to 319

PEMENANG, Indonesia: A magnitude 6.2 aftershock rocked Indonesia's Lombok on Thursday (Aug 9), sparking fresh panic on the tropical tourist island as the official death toll from a powerful earthquake four days earlier jumped to 319. Reuters witnesses reporting on the aftermath of Sunday's quake in the north of the island said buildings and walls that had already been weakened collapsed, and people ran out onto roads even as rocks tumbled down from hillsides. Advertisement "Our latest update is that 319 people died," said Indonesia's chief security minister Wiranto, adding that rescue efforts were ongoing and complicated by aftershocks. The number forced from their homes in the disaster has soared to 270,000, national disaster agency spokesman Sutopo Purwo Nugroho said, with around 1,000 people severely injured. "Evacuees and people ran out of houses when they felt the str...

Full article: https://www.channelnewsasia.com/news/asia/lombok-earthqua...

Tweets

Indonesia's Lombok hit by another strong quake

channelnewsasia.com 09 Aug '18, 6am

PEMENANG, Indonesia: A magnitude 6.2 earthquake rocked Indonesia's Lombok on Thursday (Aug 9), with witnesses reporting co...

Death toll from Indonesia quake climbs over 320

channelnewsasia.com 10 Aug '18, 1pm

PEMANANG, Indonesia: The death toll from a huge 6.9-magnitude earthquake in Indonesia’s Lombok island has climbed to over ...

UPDATE: Fresh quake rocks #Indonesia's #Lombok,...

straitstimes.com 09 Aug '18, 6am

“Evacuees and people ran out of houses when they felt the strong shake of the 6.2-magnitude quake... People are still trau...

Death toll from Indonesia's Lombok earthquake tops 380

Death toll from Indonesia's Lombok earthquake t...

straitstimes.com 11 Aug '18, 7am

MATARAM, INDONESIA (AFP) - An earthquake on the Indonesian island of Lombok has killed 387 people, authorities said Saturd...

Indonesia's Lombok earthquake death toll surges...

channelnewsasia.com 16 Aug '18, 7am

JAKARTA: The death toll from an earthquake on the Indonesian island of Lombok had surged to 460, said a national disaster ...

Death toll in Lombok quake hits 131, more than ...

channelnewsasia.com 08 Aug '18, 8am

MATARAM, Indonesia: The death toll from a shallow 6.9-magnitude earthquake on the Indonesian island of Lombok has risen ab...

Indonesia quake death toll tops 400 as more bod...

channelnewsasia.com 13 Aug '18, 8am

JAKARTA: The death toll from an earthquake on the Indonesian island of Lombok has topped 400, authorities said Monday (Aug...

Magnitude 6.9 earthquake strikes off coast of I...

channelnewsasia.com 19 Aug '18, 4pm

MATARAM, Indonesia: Multiple earthquakes - including a powerful and shallow 6.9-magnitude tremor - struck Indonesia's Lomb...

Lombok quake death toll set to rise as rescue efforts widen

Lombok quake death toll set to rise as rescue e...

straitstimes.com 06 Aug '18, 11pm

Lombok quake death toll rises to nearly 100: A damaged home in Pemenang, North Lombok, in Indonesia following Sunday's mag...

Flood death toll in Indian state of Kerala jump...

channelnewsasia.com 19 Aug '18, 8am

KOCHI, India: The death toll from the worst flooding to hit India's Kerala state in a century has jumped to 357, authoriti...

Magnitude 7.2 earthquake strikes off coast of I...

channelnewsasia.com 19 Aug '18, 3pm

INDONESIA: A magnitude 6.9 earthquake struck in the sea 124km north-northeast of the holiday island of Lombok, Indonesia, ...

JUST IN: Magnitude 7.2 earthquake strikes north...

channelnewsasia.com 19 Aug '18, 3pm

INDONESIA: A magnitude 7.2 earthquake struck in the sea 124 km (75 miles) north-northeast of the holiday island of Lombok,...

Going strong: Three @Starbucks partners will co...

news.starbucks.com 10 Aug '18, 10pm

By Linda Dahlstrom and Bonnie Rochman / Starbucks Newsroom Video by Jessey Dearing It’s exactly the kind of day Courtney B...

Magnitude 7 quake strikes north of Indonesia's ...

channelnewsasia.com 05 Aug '18, 4pm

MATARAM, Indonesia: A major earthquake on the Indonesian holiday island of Lombok killed at least 37 people and injured do...

Fresh #quake of magnitude 6.3 rocks #Indonesia's #Lombok island

Fresh #quake of magnitude 6.3 rocks #Indonesia'...

straitstimes.com 19 Aug '18, 4am

LOMBOK, INDONESIA (AFP, REUTERS, XINHUA) - A fresh strong 6.3-magnitude earthquake rocked the Indonesian island of Lombok ...