Death toll from Indonesia quakes, tsunami hits over 830

Death toll from Indonesia quakes, tsunami hits over 830

The death toll from a strong earthquake and tsunami in Indonesia’s Central Sulawesi province has climbed to 832, said according to the National Disaster Management Agency (BNPB) on September 30.
Tsunami hits city in Indonesia’s Sulawesi island, leaving five missing

Tsunami hits city in Indonesia’s Sulawesi island, leaving five missing

At least five people went missing after a tsunami ravaged Palu, a small city on Sulawesi island in the central part of Indonesia on September 28 after a number of strong earthquakes had hit the area earlier the same day, announced national disaster agency spokesman Sutopo Purwo Nugroho.
Internationally renowned pianist Lang Lang signs the Vietnamese version of his book today in Hanoi (Photo: VNA)

Lang Lang hits right note in Hanoi

Internationally renowned pianist Lang Lang performed at the Hanoi Opera House on August 31 night in a show organised as part of the Hublot Loves Art programme produced by the Swiss luxury watch brand.
This photo taken on Aug. 22, 2018, shows typhoon waves in coastal waters off Seogwipo on the southern island of Jeju. (Yonhap)

One missing as Typhoon Soulik hits Jeju Island

Typhoon Soulik crashed into South Korea's southernmost island of Jeju on Thursday and is forecast to batter the capital city the following day, weather authorities said.
Book on Vietnam’s swim queen hits shelves

Book on Vietnam’s swim queen hits shelves

A book titled "From Zero To Hero" on Vietnamese top swimmer Nguyen Thi Anh Vien has been released by the Saigon Books and Lao Dong (Labor) Publishing houses nationwide.