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Indonesia landslide death toll reaches 32 – official

Jan 07, 2019 - 1:22 PM

Rescuers who have been pulling bodies from mountains of mud call off the search with one person still unaccounted for

LANDSLIDE DEATHS. In this file photo taken on January 1, 2019, rescue workers search for survivors at the site of a landslide triggered by heavy rain in Sukabumi, West Java province. Photo by AFP

Rescuers search for survivors in deadly Indonesian landslide

Jan 01, 2019 - 1:40 PM

5 people are reported dead, while at least 38 are missing after the landslide

LANDSLIDE. This handout picture taken and released by Indonesia's Badan Nasional Penanggulangan Bencana (BNPB), the accident mitigation agency, on January 1, 2019 shows rescue workers searching for survivors after a landslide triggered by heavy rain hit Sukabumi, West Java province.ficial said on January 1, 2019. Photo from Handout / Badan Nasional Penanggulangan Bencana / AFP

At least 22 dead in Indonesia floods and landslides

Oct 13, 2018 - 6:04 PM

At least 17 people are confirmed killed in the last 3 days in North Sumatra province, while 5 others are killed in West Sumatra

LANDSLIDE. A woman with a suitcase makes her way along a destroyed road in Palu in Indonesia's Central Sulawesi on October 2, 2018, after an earthquake and tsunami hit the area on September 28. Photo by Jewel Samad/AFP

Indonesia calls off deadly landslide search, 18 believed dead

Feb 28, 2018 - 5:38 PM

Twelve people are confirmed to have died while another 6 remain missing, officials say, adding that another 18 survived the disaster

LANDSLIDE. Members of a rescue team join villagers as they search for victims of a landslide triggered by a heavy rain in Brebes, Central Java province, on February 23, 2018. Photo by AFP

1 dead, 28 missing in Indonesia landslide

Apr 01, 2017 - 8:06 PM

UPDATED A wall of mud after heavy rainfall damages dozens of homes in Ponorogo district East Java

12 dead in landslides on Indonesia's Bali

Feb 10, 2017 - 7:44 PM

Several houses are also buried and badly damaged in the incident which took place overnight from Thursday to Friday in Kintamani district in central Bali

Death toll from Indonesia floods, landslides, rises to 19

Sep 21, 2016 - 5:05 PM

The worst hit region is the west of Indonesia s main island of Java where torrential downpours in Garut saw floodwaters quickly rise to 2 meters 6 5 feet national disaster agency spokesman Sutopo Purwo Nugroho says in a statement

35 dead in Indonesian floods, landslides

Jun 19, 2016 - 3:26 PM

3rd UPDATE Dozens are also missing or injured on the main island of Java

LIVES CLAIMED. Indonesian villagers prepare for the funeral of a landslide victim at Gumelem Kulon village in Banjarnegara on June 19. Photo by Rohmat Syarif/AFP

Eight feared dead in Indonesian landslide

Aug 25, 2015 - 4:39 PM

Heavy downpours triggered the landslide burying six construction workers and two bystanders under rock and rubble

Four dead, nine missing following Indonesian landslide

May 06, 2015 - 1:42 PM

A landslide triggered by a pipeline explosion engulfed eight homes and trapped villagers in a West Java village

Tim SAR menyelamatkan korban longsor di Banjarnegara, Jawa Tengah, pada 13 Desember 2014 (Foto: AFP)

12 dead in Indonesian landslide

Mar 29, 2015 - 7:31 PM

UPDATED Heavy rain causes a cliff to collapse and hit a village in west Java Indonesia s main island killing 12 and burying 11 houses

The wRap Indonesia: Dec. 22, 2014

Dec 22, 2014 - 1:06 PM

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GOING DOWN. Two Papua New Guinea ships used for illegal fishing burning in Ambon Bay, Maluku, on December 21, 2014. Photo from the Indonesian Cabinet Secretariat

The wRap Indonesia: Dec. 16, 2014

Dec 16, 2014 - 11:53 AM

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TRAGEDY. A rescue team remove bodies of victims of a landslide triggered by torrential downpours at Jemblung village in Banjarnegara, Central Java, on December 13, 2014. Photo by AFP

The wRap Indonesia: Dec. 15, 2014

Dec 15, 2014 - 10:36 AM

Jokowi s visit to the landslide site a new regulation allowing several deputy governors what happened during Indonesia s national online shopping day and more

DISASTER. President Joko Widodo visiting the site of the landslide in Jemblung Village, Banjarnegara, Central Java, on Sunday, December 14, 2014. Photo by Himawan Listya Nugraha/EPA

39 confirmed dead, 69 still missing in Indonesian landslide – official

Dec 13, 2014 - 12:39 PM

3rd UPDATE 39 people have been confirmed dead as hundreds of rescuers search for dozens still missing

A rescue team remove victims bodies of a landslide triggered by torrential downpours at Jemblung village in Banjarnegara, Central Java province on December 13, 2014. Photo by Himawan/AFP