Tsunami

Major tsunami struck southern China in 1076: scientists

Agency

The research team first found evidence of a destructive historical wave on Dongdao Island, located in the middle of the South China Sea, in 2013


Hunt for survivors as Indonesian tsunami death toll tops 280

Harry Pearl

Hundreds of buildings were destroyed by the wave, which hit the coast of southern Sumatra and the western tip of Java around 9:30 pm on Saturday


'Volcano' tsunami kills at least 168 in Indonesia

Muhammad Ary

Search and rescue teams were scouring rubble for survivors, with 168 confirmed dead, 745 people injured and 30 reported missing


Time running out for survivors as Indonesia toll tops 1 400

Harry Pearl, Patrick Lee

Authorities set a tentative deadline of Friday to find anyone still trapped under rubble


Solomon Islands earthquake leaves at least 5 dead

James Grubel

A powerful 8.0 magnitude earthquake has set off a tsunami that has killed at least five people in a remote part of the Solomon Islands.