Posts Tagged ‘island’

Earthquake strikes Bali as ASEAN Leaders gather for meeting

by BERNAMA / photo credit: USGS
BALI – An earthquake measuring 6.0 on the Richter scale struck Bali early Thursday, reportedly killing three ...

A strong, fresh earthquake rocks Indonesia’s Lombok island

by AFP
MATARAM • A strong earthquake rocked the Indonesian island of Lombok yesterday, triggering landslides, damaging buildings and sending people ...

Rescuers dig through quake rubble for aunt of Indonesian sprint star

by REUTERS
KARANGPANGSOR, Indonesia – Rescuers on Indonesia’s quake-hit island of Lombok dug through the rubble of a mosque on Wednesday, hoping ...

Tourists flee Indonesia’s Lombok island after quake kills 91

by REUTERS
MATARAM, Indonesia – Rescue workers found chaos and destruction across the Indonesian resort island of Lombok on Monday after a ...

Malaysia will abide by water pact with S’pore

by BLOOMBERG / pic by MUHD AMIN NAHARUL
SINGAPORE • Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng (picture) said the country will stick with its longstanding agreement ...

Puerto Rico braces for Maria after Irma’s $1 Billion damage

by BLOOMBERG
Two weeks ago, Puerto Rico was spared a devastating hit when Hurricane Irma ripped up the Caribbean. This time, it may not be so lucky. ...