Lombok Indonesia - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Lombok Indonesia


Indonesia's quake-hit Lombok battles with malaria, 137 infected

Sep 16, 2018 - 7:04 PM

The government has taken steps to prevent the disease from spreading such as taking blood samples, distributing mosquito nets, and fogging

Indonesia earthquake death toll tops 400 as more bodies recovered

Aug 13, 2018 - 5:26 PM

The total number killed in the quake is now 436, with more than 1,300 injured and nearly 353,000 displaced

EARTHQUAKE. Two residents look on as damaged houses are being destroyed by workers using an excavator after an earthquake hit the area of Gangga on August 12, 2018. Photo by Adek Berry/AFP

Tourist exodus from Lombok as quake toll hits 98

Aug 06, 2018 - 9:03 PM

(UPDATED) More than 20,000 people are believed to have been made homeless on Lombok island, with 236 severely injured

AFTER THE EARTHQUAKE. This handout picture taken on August 6, 2018 and released by Indonesia Water Police shows hundreds of people attempting to leave Gili Trawangan, north of neighboring Lombok island, a day after a 6.9 magnitude earthquake struck the area. Handout photo by Indonesia Water Police/AFP

Indonesia evacuates tourists after Lombok earthquake kills 91

Aug 05, 2018 - 9:28 PM

(4th UPDATE) The US Geological Survey says the shallow quake hit northern Lombok just 10 kilometers underground and followed by two further secondary quakes and nearly two dozen aftershocks

TEMBLOR. Bikes are seen covered in debris at a mall in Bali's capital Denpasar on August 5, 2018 after a major earthquake rocked the neighboring Lombok island. Photo by Sonny Tumbelaka/AFP

The Dorsal Effect: Saving the sharks of Lombok

Oct 11, 2014 - 8:00 AM

For years the men of Lombok in Indonesia hunted sharks for a living One woman dreams to change all of that