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101 People Killed In East Timor floods

At least 101 people have died after flash floods and landslides hit Indonesia and East Timor. Torrential rain sparked widespread destruction in the South East Asian neighbours, with water from overflowing dams submerging thousands of homes. The affected area stretches from Flores Island in eastern Indonesia to East Timor. In Indonesia alone, 80 people have […]

Indonesia Floods Leave About 30 People Dead, Several Missing

Indonesia’s Disaster Agency has warned of more deaths after torrential rains pounded the Jakarta region, triggering floods and landslides that killed at least 29 and left vast swaths of the megalopolis underwater. Tens of thousands fled to temporary shelters across the capital region, home to some 30 million, with scores of houses damaged in the […]