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Fukushima: Radioactive water may be dumped into sea

Japan's environment minister says contaminated water from the Fukushima nuclear plant may have to be released into the ocean because storage space will run out in 2022.

Indonesia tsunami death toll hits 430, residents urged to avoid coast

The number of casualties from a tsunami that followed a series of volcanic eruptions on Indonesia's Sunda Strait now stands at 430, with 159 still missing

Indonesian rescuers make headway as tsunami toll climbs to 373

Rescuers trying to find survivors and victims of a tsunami that struck the Indonesian coast without warning on Saturday evening have managed to reach previously inaccessible areas, as the death toll in the disaster spiked to 373.

Indonesia tsunami: Fears of new wave as Anak Krakatau volcano seethes

Coastal residents near Indonesia's Anak Krakatau volcano have been warned to keep away from beaches amid fears it could trigger a new tsunami.

Sulawesi quake death toll at 1,763 with about 5,000 unaccounted for

The death toll from earthquakes and a tsunami that hit Indonesia's Sulawesi island has risen to 1,763 with an estimated 5,000 people from Petobo and Balaroa remained unaccounted for.

Indonesia quake toll hits 1,347 amid anger over slow pace of...

The death toll from two earthquakes and a tsunami that devastated parts of Indonesia's Sulawesi island last week has risen to 1,347 as authorities struggle to get aid to survivors.

Indonesia earthquake and tsunami: Dead buried in mass grave

Volunteers have begun burying victims of Indonesia's deadly earthquake and tsunami in a mass grave. The disaster in Palu, Sulawesi has left at least 844 people dead.

Indonesian quake death toll hits 832 as rescuers search for survivors

The death toll from earthquakes and a tsunami that hit Indonesia's Sulawesi island has reached 832 on Sunday as rescuers sifted through the rubble of collapsed buildings to find survivors.

Najib cautions people over opposition ‘tsunami’ of defamation tactics

Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak today reminded the people against being influenced by the 'tsunami' of defamation tactics of the political opposition in the 14th General Election (GE14) campaign.

Strong earthquake off Papua New Guinea

A strong magnitude 6.9 earthquake has struck off the cost of Papua New Guinea's New Britain island, the US Geological Survey (USGS) says. Hazardous tsunami waves are forecast for some coastlines.