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Indonesian woman jailed for reporting harassment from boss, pardoned

President Joko Widodo had granted an amnesty to Baiq Nuril Maknun after she had exhausted all other legal avenues in the controversial case.

25 Jul 2019 6:04 PM

Indonesia aims to start electric vehicle production in 2022

Companies such as Toyota Motor Corp and Hyundai have expressed interest in building EV plants in Indonesia.

19 Jul 2019 6:46 PM

Major 7.3 quake hits off eastern Indonesia: USGS

The province was also hit by a 6.9-magnitude tremor last week but no extensive damage was reported.

14 Jul 2019 3:51 PM

Indonesia lifted tsunami alert after strong quake

Hasyim Yusuf, the head of the Ternate disaster mitigation agency, said there were no reports of fatalities.

08 Jul 2019 1:00 PM

7.5-magnitude earthquake hits in remote areas of Indonesia; no tsunami threat

The quake hit at a depth of 220 km, the USGS said. There were no immediate reports of damage or injury.

24 Jun 2019 9:15 AM


India-Indonesia to boast direct connectivity for impetus tourism

This year marks the completion of 70 years of bilateral ties between India and Indonesia.

23 Jun 2019 11:35 AM

2 suspects in deadly Indonesian lighter factory fire probe

Deadly fires are not uncommon in Indonesia due to poor safety standards that are routinely flouted, while illegal businesses are widespread.

22 Jun 2019 2:00 PM

Indonesia’s Yogyakarta declared UNESCO World Heritage site

Once in shambles, these Jogja temples are now UNESCO World Heritage sites.

22 Jun 2019 11:22 AM

Indonesian locals preserves Hindu culture

Through murals and ballets, Hinduism being kept alive in Indonesia.

21 Jun 2019 8:00 PM

At least 24 killed in Indonesia matchstick warehouse fire: official

As per reports, there have been no clarity on the reason of fire but it has been extinguished.

21 Jun 2019 3:44 PM


6.2 magnitude earthquake strikes eastern Indonesia

The epicentre was 133 km northwest of the city of Kupang on Timor island, the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre said.

17 Jun 2019 2:23 PM

Indonesia floods create havoc, 10 dead, many displaced

Some 12,000 people have been evacuated while many buildings, bridges and roads have been damaged by the severe weather, officials said.

28 Apr 2019 4:32 PM

Air pollution reducing lifespans in south-east Asia

Worsening air pollution reducing lifespans in Indonesia, which has lesser air pollution as compared to countries like India, Bangladesh and China.

29 Mar 2019 4:08 PM

Facebook takes down accounts linked to fake news syndicate

These accounts and pages were actively working to conceal what they were doing.

01 Feb 2019 11:24 AM

'All lives matter', says Indonesia on saving 15 tsunami-stranded turtles

It took 4 staff to haul endangered creature back to sea, just the latest in a string of turtle rescues along the country's devastated coast

28 Dec 2018 11:49 AM


Need more than sympathy

Man’s helplessness against the forces of nature is never more emphasised than in calamity.

26 Dec 2018 12:13 AM

Angry Indonesian volcano ‘Child Of Krakatoa’ was on eruption watchlist

Experts say Anak Krakatoa emerged around 1928 in the caldera of Krakatoa, a volcanic island that violently erupted in 1883.

23 Dec 2018 4:37 PM

Indonesian app to report 'misguided' religion 'risks dividing neighbours'

The app, called “Smart Pakem”, features a list of groups including Ahmadiyyah as well as Gafatar.

27 Nov 2018 9:47 AM

Indonesia removes Lion Air director after plane crash: reports

It was not clear whether the removal was permanent or temporary.

31 Oct 2018 2:51 PM

In Indonesia, transgender women find haven in Islamic boarding school

Rights activists say hardline Islamist groups are fast eroding the country’s long-standing reputation for tolerance of minorities.

16 Oct 2018 11:47 AM