News | Environment
14 May 2021 16:37
NZCity News
NZCity CalculatorReturn to NZCity

  • Start Page
  • Personalise
  • Sport
  • Weather
  • Finance
  • Shopping
  • Jobs
  • Horoscopes
  • Lotto Results
  • Photo Gallery
  • Site Gallery
  • TVNow
  • Dating
  • SearchNZ
  • NZSearch
  • Crime.co.nz
  • RugbyLeague
  • Make Home
  • About NZCity
  • Contact NZCity
  • Your Privacy
  • Advertising
  • Login
  • Join for Free

  •   Home > News > Environment

    A strong earthquake on Indonesia's main island of Java has killed eight people, including a woman whose motorcycle was hit by falling rocks, and damaged more than 1300 buildings

    A strong earthquake on Indonesia's main island of Java has killed eight people, including a woman whose motorcycle was hit by falling rocks, and damaged more than 1300 buildings



    The US Geological Survey says the magnitude 6.0 quake struck was 82km deep off the island's southern coast at 2 yesterday afternoon local time.

    This is the second deadly disaster to hit Indonesia this week, after Tropical Cyclone Seroja caused a severe downpour last Sunday that killed at least 174 people and left 48 still missing in East Nusa Tenggara province.

    © 2021 Newstalk ZB, NZCity


     Other Environment News
     14 May: Many parts of the country have woken to the coldest morning of the year so far
     12 May: The Transport Agency is asking drivers in the South Island to take the foot off the pedal on alpine pass roads
     12 May: Some North Island areas could be fully solar powered within a year
     11 May: The West Coast is in the sights of DOC, for reducing high numbers of Himalayan tahr
     10 May: National claims big changes are being mooted for the Department of Conservation
     10 May: Marine experts have revealed that sightings of a deadly sea snake in Northland - aren't as rare as you might think
     09 May: Health officials are still finalising the plan for Covid-19 vaccinations in the Chatham Islands
     Top Stories

    RUGBY RUGBY
    President of the New Zealand Rugby Players Association and chairman of Forsyth Barr David Kirk is trumpeting a plan they believe betters the Silver Lake investment in our national game More...


    BUSINESS BUSINESS
    Wellington Airport has had a strong finish to a tough year, after the impacts of Covid-19 More...



     Today's News

    Business:
    Wellington Airport has had a strong finish to a tough year, after the impacts of Covid-19 16:17

    Business:
    President of the New Zealand Rugby Players Association and chairman of Forsyth Barr David Kirk is trumpeting a plan they believe betters the Silver Lake investment in our national game 15:47

    Accident and Emergency:
    A person has died after a crash between a motorcycle and a van at Horsham Downs in Waikato 15:27

    Rugby:
    A trio of kiwis will be on the start line in the Czech Republic for this weekend's round two of the mountain bike world cup which doubles as the final olympic qualifying event 14:57

    Law and Order:
    A man has been sentenced to home detention, for selling almost a hundred illegally harvested crayfish on the black market 14:07

    Law and Order:
    NRL star Dylan Walker will be sentenced today after pleading guilty to assault 13:48

    Health & Safety:
    Nurses have voted "overwhelmingly" in favour of striking next month 13:37

    Living & Travel:
    A new pay deal is on the table for Wellington bus drivers to consider 13:27

    Soccer:
    Jurgen Klopp has enjoyed victory at Old Trafford for the first time as Liverpool football manager 11:57

    Law and Order:
    Police are appealing for people to report sharing of a concerning child exploitation video in the Auckland area 11:17


     News Search






    Power Search


    © 2021 New Zealand City Ltd