At least 95 people have died due to flash flooding and landslides caused by the heavy rains lashing eastern Indonesia and the small nation of East Timor since the weekend, while dozens of people remain missing.

Indonesia's National Agency for Disaster Management said in its latest update on Monday that at least 68 people have been killed in the provinces of East Flores (44), Alor (11), Lebata (11) and Ende, while 70 people are missing. EFE-EPA