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Xi sends condolences to governor general of Solomon Islands over strong earthquake

Chinese President Xi Jinping on Friday sent condolences to Governor General of Solomon Islands David Vunagi over a strong earthquake rocking the Pacific island country. In his message, Xi said that upon learning of the earthquake he would like to extend sincere condolences to the government and people of Solomon Islands on behalf of the … Read more

Indonesia earthquake survivor loses 11 relatives

According to the government’s National Disaster Agency, as of Tuesday evening more than 265 people had been killed, with hundreds missing and injured, almost all in and around Cianjur. The toll was expected to rise. Loading Like many other villagers, Enjot desperately dug through debris looking for survivors, and managed to rescue several. But blocked … Read more

Socceroos beat by France; Victorian election 2022 campaign in final days; Indonesia earthquake death toll rises; RBA signals see-sawing interest rates; Labor industrial relations bill questioned

Socceroos fans who faced the early morning chill and headed to the pub went through a rollercoaster of emotions as the nation’s first 2022 World Cup game evolved from hope to heartbreak against France. Australia managed to snag the first goal of the game in the ninth minute against last year’s champions – sending every … Read more

Earthquake near Baja California in Mexico felt in San Diego

SAN DIEGO — A magnitude 6.2 earthquake struck near the coast of Mexico’s Baja California on Tuesday morning, with impacts felt over 150 miles away in Southern California. The United States Geological Survey says the quake occurred in the Pacific Ocean, about 125 miles south of the U.S. border. A tsunami is not expected, according … Read more

Powerful 7.0 earthquake shakes Solomon Islands

The Solomon Islands were rocked by a 7.0 magnitude earthquake on Tuesday, prompting residents to flee for higher ground. Australia’s embassy, the airport and shopping malls were damaged. The quake also triggered power outages in the capital, Honiara. Solomon Islands government spokesperson George Herming said he was in his office on the second floor of … Read more

7.0-magnitude earthquake jolts Solomon Islands

(ECNS) — A 7.0-magnitude earthquake jolted the Solomon Islands at 10:03 a.m. Beijing Time Tuesday at 9.70 degrees south latitude and 159.50 degrees east longitude, with a depth of 10 kilometers, according to the China Earthquake Networks Center. A tsunami warning was issued for an area of the Solomons coast within 300 kilometers (185 miles) … Read more

Indonesia earthquake leaves at least 162 dead, hundreds injured

Video: Indonesia earthquake leaves at least 162 dead, hundreds injured Indonesia earthquake leaves at least 162 dead, hundreds injured We’re sorry, this feature is currently unavailable. We’re working to restore it. Please try again later. Dismiss Skip to sections navigationSkip to contentSkip to footer At least 162 people dead, thousands displaced in Indonesia after devastating … Read more

Earthquake shakes Indonesia’s Java island, killing dozens

Emergency workers were treating the injured on stretchers outside main hospitals, on terraces and in parking lots. Many included children, some of whom were given oxygen masks, IV lines and were being resuscitated. The quake was felt strongly in the greater Jakarta area. High rises in the capital swayed and some were evacuated. People injured … Read more