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From TheJournal.ie Tsunami warning lifted after 6.8 magnitude earthquake in eastern Indonesia Warning

Tsunami warning lifted after 6.8 magnitude earthquake in eastern Indonesia

Residents in the Morowali district earlier fled their homes.

From TheJournal.ie Flights redirected as Indonesia hikes alert level for volcano that sparked tsunami Anak Krakatoa

Flights redirected as Indonesia hikes alert level for volcano that sparked tsunami

A spokesperson for the national disaster agency said there is a danger of more eruptions.

From TheJournal.ie Torrential rain hampers efforts of Indonesian rescuers to reach isolated communities Tsunami

Torrential rain hampers efforts of Indonesian rescuers to reach isolated communities

The latest death toll stands at 429, with 1,485 people injured and another 154 still missing.

From TheJournal.ie Death toll now over 400 after Indonesian tsunami as clean water and medicine supplies dwindle Humanitarian Crisis

Death toll now over 400 after Indonesian tsunami as clean water and medicine supplies dwindle

The latest death toll stood at 429, with 1,485 people injured.

From TheJournal.ie Here's What Happened Today: Sunday News Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Sunday

A tsunami in Indonesia, the Blanchardstown shooting and an anti-eviction protest in Roscommon…

From TheJournal.ie 5,000 still feared missing as Indonesian earthquake death toll rises Indonesia

5,000 still feared missing as Indonesian earthquake death toll rises

Indonesia’s disaster agency says they have recovered 1,763 bodies so far.

From TheJournal.ie Indonesia clamps down on looting as earthquake and tsunami death toll tops 1,200 Rescue Operations

Indonesia clamps down on looting as earthquake and tsunami death toll tops 1,200

Almost 200,000 people are in need of urgent help.

From TheJournal.ie Death toll in horrific Indonesia tsunami is now at least 832 and is expected to rise Disaster

Death toll in horrific Indonesia tsunami is now at least 832 and is expected to rise

The death toll is expected to worsen considerably as so many regions have yet to be heard from in the aftermath of the quake.

From TheJournal.ie Almost 400 killed in Indonesian earthquake as hospitals struggle to cope Sulawesi

Almost 400 killed in Indonesian earthquake as hospitals struggle to cope

The main airport in Palu is expected to stay closed for at least 24 hours, complicating disaster relief efforts.

From TheJournal.ie Tsunami hits Indonesia after powerful earthquake Tsunami

Tsunami hits Indonesia after powerful earthquake

The 1.5 metre tsunami slammed into Sulawesi island.

From TheJournal.ie At least 37 dead after major earthquake strikes Indonesia's Lombok island near Bali Indonesia

At least 37 dead after major earthquake strikes Indonesia's Lombok island near Bali

The latest quake had a magnitude of seven and struck just 10km underground.

From TheJournal.ie Storm waves in the west moved boulders onto the top of this cliff Feel The Power

Storm waves in the west moved boulders onto the top of this cliff

Previously it was assumed that only a tsunami could be that powerful.

From TheJournal.ie Tsunami threat lifted for Canada and US after powerful earthquake off Alaska Warning

Tsunami threat lifted for Canada and US after powerful earthquake off Alaska

The quake struck at 9.31am Irish time.

From TheJournal.ie New Zealand on tsunami alert after massive earthquake Earthquake

New Zealand on tsunami alert after massive earthquake

The earthquake struck this morning.

From TheJournal.ie At least 97 dead and hundreds injured in Indonesian earthquake Sumatra

At least 97 dead and hundreds injured in Indonesian earthquake

The province was devastated by the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami.

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Tuesday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

Here’s everything you need to know as you start your day.

From TheJournal.ie 'The fear that I felt almost six years ago came back': Relief as tsunami warning lifted in Japan Japan

'The fear that I felt almost six years ago came back': Relief as tsunami warning lifted in Japan

The powerful 6.9-magnitude earthquake sparked fears of a repeat of the 2011 disaster.

From TheJournal.ie Evacuations but no major damage as New Zealand hit by earthquake Quake

Evacuations but no major damage as New Zealand hit by earthquake

A swarm of aftershocks rocked the region.

From TheJournal.ie PICTURES: The ghosts of Japan's disaster still haunt 5 years later Fukushima

PICTURES: The ghosts of Japan's disaster still haunt 5 years later

Eye-witnesses to the events of Japans “triple disaster” recount their memories.

From TheJournal.ie Five dead and more than 1 million evacuated from homes in Chile earthquake Massive Quake

Five dead and more than 1 million evacuated from homes in Chile earthquake

Buildings were reported to have swayed as far away as Buenos Aires.

From TheJournal.ie Tsunami threat passes after 7.5 quake hits Papua New Guinea Earthquake

Tsunami threat passes after 7.5 quake hits Papua New Guinea

The quake occurred 55 kilometres from the nearest city of Kokopo on New Britain island.

From TheJournal.ie 10 years on: Women fight for rights and equality after devastating tsunami 2004

10 years on: Women fight for rights and equality after devastating tsunami

The natural disaster – one of the worst in history – claimed the lives of 230,000 people.

From TheJournal.ie Column: Women, the elderly, and the disabled are disproportionately hit by natural disasters Disaster Reduction

Column: Women, the elderly, and the disabled are disproportionately hit by natural disasters

Surely powerful natural events like cyclones and tsunamis should be indiscriminate in their destruction? The figures tell a different story.

From TheJournal.ie Forget bomb shelters, 'tsunami survival capsules' could be the new thing in Japan Brainwave

Forget bomb shelters, 'tsunami survival capsules' could be the new thing in Japan

The spherical capsules are designed to deflect debris strikes.

From TheJournal.ie These are the ten cities most at risk of being hit by natural disasters Take Cover
From TheJournal.ie 14-year-old girl reunited with her family after being swept away by tsunami 10 years ago Back Together

14-year-old girl reunited with her family after being swept away by tsunami 10 years ago

Her mother said, ‘My heart beat so fast when I saw her. I hugged her and she hugged me back.’

From TheJournal.ie Tsunami warning issued after earthquake hits off Fukushima coast Nuclear Site

Tsunami warning issued after earthquake hits off Fukushima coast

The 6.8-magnitude earthquake struck in the Pacific off Fukushima.

From TheJournal.ie Offshore 7.6 earthquake hits Chile, sparking tsunami warning Tsunami

Offshore 7.6 earthquake hits Chile, sparking tsunami warning

Chilean President Michelle Bachelet was one of those forced to evacuate.

From The42 Japanese team's goal celebration remembers tsunami anniversary Tribute

Japanese team's goal celebration remembers tsunami anniversary

Players of J-League side Sanfrecce Hiroshima spelt out the date of the tragedy during an Asian Champions League game today.

From TheJournal.ie Almost 10 years on from the Asian tsunami: what's happening to coastal fishing villages? Aftermath This post contains images

Almost 10 years on from the Asian tsunami: what's happening to coastal fishing villages?

Shoreline communities in countries like India were the hardest hit in 2004′s devastating tsunami. But thanks to Irish assistance, almost 40,000 people in desperate need were helped.

From TheJournal.ie Small tsunami hits Japan after quake Japan

Small tsunami hits Japan after quake

People were warned to stay away from the coast as the tsunami approached.

From TheJournal.ie New radioactive water leak at Fukushima Fukushima

New radioactive water leak at Fukushima

More than 18,000 people died when the towering tsunami smashed into Japan’s northeast in March 2011 setting off the crisis at Fukushima.

From TheJournal.ie Frustrations over slow recovery as Japan marks anniversary of tsunami Japan

Frustrations over slow recovery as Japan marks anniversary of tsunami

Hundreds of people displaced in the Fukushima emergency have today filed a lawsuit seeking official compensation.

From TheJournal.ie Quake shakes buildings in Tokyo Japan

Quake shakes buildings in Tokyo

No risk of a tsunami, says Japan’s meteorological agency.

From TheJournal.ie Five dead as 8.0 quake off Solomons sparks Pacific tsunami Earthquake

Five dead as 8.0 quake off Solomons sparks Pacific tsunami

Latest reports suggest that between 60 to 70 homes have been damaged by waves crashing into at least four villages on Santa Cruz Islands.

From TheJournal.ie 7.7 magnitude quake hits off Alaska, triggers local tsunami Earthquake

7.7 magnitude quake hits off Alaska, triggers local tsunami

Homes nearby were shaken but there have been no immediate reports of casualties or damage.

From TheJournal.ie Earthquake hits Indonesia's Banda Sea Indonesia

Earthquake hits Indonesia's Banda Sea

There is not said to be a tsunami threat after the earthquake.

From TheJournal.ie Japan may scrap nuclear plant over seismic fault Nuclear

Japan may scrap nuclear plant over seismic fault

Geologists say an existing Japanese nuclear plant may be sited over an active seismic fault – indicating that it will probably have to be scrapped.

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Friday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Friday

Good morning! Here’s what you need to know as you kick off your Friday.

From TheJournal.ie Update: Tsunami warning pulled back after Hawaii escapes major harm Tsunami Warning

Update: Tsunami warning pulled back after Hawaii escapes major harm

Civil authorities in Hawaii say the island has largely escaped any damage, following an earthquake off the coast of Canada.

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