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5.8-magnitude quake strikes Indonesia

Jakarta: An earthquake measuring 5.8 on the Richter scale struck Indonesia's Maluku province on Tuesday, the meteorology and geophysics agency said. The quake struck at 11.56 a.m. with the epicentre at 126 km southwest Buru district and…

Toll in Jakarta floods, landslides reaches 43

Jakarta: The death toll due to the floods and landslides in the Jakarta metropolitan area has increased to 43, Indonesian authorities said on Friday, adding that many areas in the capital remain inundated. The Indonesian National Board…

19 killed in Jakarta floods, landslides

Jakarta: Severe flooding in Jakarta has claimed at least 19 lives and forced thousands of people to flee their homes after heavy rains inundated both residential and commercial areas across the Indonesian capital, the government said on…