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Banten earthquake caused by subduction of Indo-Australian plate

The 7.4-magnitude earthquake that hit Banten was due to the subduction of the Indo-Australian plate under the Eurasian ...

No Indonesian among victims of massive earthquake in Mexico

Indonesian Ministry of Foreign Affairs confirmed here, Friday, that no Indonesians were among the victims of the ...

7.9-magnitude quake hits Papua New Guinea: USGS

An earthquake measuring 7.9 on the Richter scale jolted 49 km off Taron, Papua New Guinea on Saturday, the US ...

No Indonesian among Myanmar`s earthquake victims

A spokesman for the Indonesian Foreign Ministry said no Indonesian nationals are reported to be among the victims of ...

Major 7.2 magnitude earthquake strikes off Vanuatu: USGS

A major earthquake with a magnitude of 7.2 struck about 535 km (330 miles) southeast of the South Pacific island ...

Strong 7.8 earthquake hits off coast of Ecuador

A strong earthquake of magnitude 7.8 struck off the coast of Ecuador late on Saturday, sending confused residents ...

Masela offshore scheme confirms Indonesian clout in border region: Analyst

The offshore scheme design for the Masela block will confirm the presence and clout of Indonesia in the border region ...

37 injured as 6.9 magnitude earthquake hits pakistan

At least 37 people were injured when an earthquake measuring 6.9 at the Richter Scale jolted Pakistani capital ...

Expert advises against building Masela LNG plant on shore

An expert in geotechnical engineering advised against building liquefied natural gas (LNG) plant on shore to process ...

Quake rocks several areas in southern part of Java

A 5.6-magnitude earthquake, centered in the Indian Ocean, struck several areas in the southern part of Java Wednesday ...

Magnitude 7.5 quake strikes northeast Afghanistan

A major earthquake struck northeastern Afghanistan on Monday, the U.S. Geological Survey said, shaking the capital ...

Magnitude 7.2 quake strikes below sea east of Papua New Guinea

An earthquake measuring 7.2 magnitude struck deep below the sea east of Papua New Guinea on Sunday, the U.S. ...

5.9 magnitude earthquake strikes near Bologna, Italy

A 5.9-magnitude earthquake struck near Bologna, Italy, on Sunday, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The ...

Polar bears have symptoms of mystery disease: US Agency

Symptoms of a mysterious disease that has killed scores of seals off Alaska and infected walruses are now showing up ...

Quake strikes off east coast of Japan

An earthquake measuring 5.1 in magnitude struck near the east coast of Japan Sunday, the US Geological Survey ...