Asia Pacific

Rescuers search for survivors after deadly Philippine quake

Rescuers race to find survivors after the second earthquake hits the island nation.

Philippines

Philippines earthquake: Man loses family in deadly cataclysm

Chuzon Supermarket in Porac was the only major structure completely destroyed by the quakes that killed at least 16.

Philippines earthquake: Man loses family in deadly cataclysm

Philippines

Search for survivors under way after Philippines quake

At least 16 killed and more than 80 injured after magnitude 6.1 earthquake hits 110km north of Manila.

Northern Philippines jolted by magnitude 6.1 earthquake

Taiwan

Magnitude 6.1 earthquake hits east Taiwan, no major damage

Quake also shook buildings in the capital, Taipei, forcing the metro system in the capital to be suspended.

Magnitude 6.1 earthquake hits east Taiwan, no major damage

Asia Pacific

Indonesia flood death toll crosses 100, dozens still missing

Nearly 10,000 people have moved to shelters while at least 104 are confirmed dead, officials say.

Indonesia flood death toll crosses 100, dozens still missing

Asia Pacific

Strong magnitude 6.4 earthquake strikes Indonesia

Tremor followed by weaker quake, but tsunami warning is not issued. No immediate reports of damage.

Strong magnitude 6.4 earthquake strikes Indonesia

Asia Pacific

Can Indonesia take on other disasters after year of tragedy?

Indonesia doubles disaster relief budget, but many say more efforts are needed to tackle challenges posed by disasters.

Can Indonesia take on other disasters after year of tragedy?

Asia Pacific

Magnitude 6.6 quake hits Indonesia's Moluccas islands

The quake hit at a depth of 60.5km about 173km northwest of Ternate, a city with about 200,000 population.

Indonesia: Magnitude 6.6 quake hits Moluccas islands

Philippines

Strong undersea quake hits Philippines triggering small tsunami

Magnitude 6.9 quake strikes off Mindanao, causing small tsunami waves expected to hit southern parts of the country.

Strong undersea quake hits Philippines triggering small tsunami

US & Canada

US: Magnitude 7.0 earthquake rocks Alaska

USGS says the earthquake was centred about 12km north of Alaska's largest city, Anchorage.

US: Magnitude 7.0 earthquake rocks Alaska

Indonesia

Indonesia disaster: Slow path to recovery on Sulawesi

Urgent need for shelter as rainy season looms and survivors battle with loss of loved ones and trauma of earthquake.

Sulawesi on slow path to recovery a month after disaster

Indonesia

'Everything is broken': Healthcare after the Palu disaster

A month since the quake and tsunami, poor sanitation and dirty conditions fuel sickness among the displaced.

'Everything is broken': Healthcare after the Palu disaster

Indonesia

Indonesia government knew of liquefaction danger before quake

Six years ago, the Indonesian government's own experts drew a map that highlighted many areas in Palu where there was a high risk of liquefaction.

Indonesia

In hills of Sulawesi Indonesia quake survivors chafe at aid rules

A month after the disaster, people outside Palu have received little help and fear coming rainy season's colder weather.

In hills of Sulawesi Indonesia quake survivors chafe at aid rules

Asia Pacific

Indonesian children at risk of trafficking after disaster

A month after the earthquake and tsunami, social workers struggle to find missing children.