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Lombok: Scores die as quake again hits Indonesian island

Parts of a shopping mall building collapsed after an earthquake was felt in Denpasar, Bali, Indonesia, 05 August 2018

 

At least 91 people are now known to have died after a powerful earthquake hit the Indonesian island of Lombok.

Hundreds of people have been wounded by Sunday's quake, officials say, mostly in the north of the island.

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Missing Malaysia flight MH370: Aviation chief quits over failings



Azharuddin Abdul Rahman said he was resigning as civil aviation chief "with regret"


Malaysia's civil aviation chief has quit after a report into the missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 found failures by air traffic control.

Azharuddin Abdul Rahman said the official report, released on Monday, highlighted lapses by controllers in relation to emergency procedures.

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Lombok earthquake: Hikers trapped on mountain after landslides

Houses have been left destroyed after earthquakes in Lombok



More than 200 hikers are trapped on a mountain on the Indonesian tourist island of Lombok, after a deadly earthquake triggered landslides which cut off escape routes.

Hundreds of rescue workers are now working to evacuate them from Mount Rinjani, a popular hiking destination.

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