indonesia

Crocodile mauls woman to death in Indonesia

Indonesian authorities seize a 4.4-metre pet crocodile to prevent it from harming other people after it mauled to death a 44-year-old woman on the island of Sulawesi.

published on : 17th January 2019

Indonesians tackle pollution by going plastic free

As Indonesia struggles with mountains of plastic waste going into landfills and polluting its rivers and oceans, grassroots movements are pushing for a zero-waste culture.

published on : 22nd December 2018

Survivors seek supplies in quake-hit Indonesia

The UN has warned that some 191,000 people were in urgent need of humanitarian assistance.

published on : 2nd October 2018

More than 100 dead in Indonesia Earthquake

As the search for bodies continue on Indonesia's Lombok island, villagers are now facing an uncertain future. Grace Lee reports.

published on : 7th August 2018

At least 82 killed by 7.0 earthquake in Indonesia

At least 82 people were killed on Sunday when Indonesia's resort island of Lombok was hit by a magnitude 7.0 earthquake, which was also felt on the neighbouring island of Bali. 

published on : 6th August 2018

PM Modi, Indonesia President Joko Widodo visit Istiqlal Mosque in Jakarta

PM Modi accompanied by Indonesia President Joko Widodo visited famous Istiqlal Mosque, the largest mosque in Southeast Asia.

published on : 30th May 2018

30 admitted to hospital as Indonesian volcano billows out toxic gas 

Nearly 200 people living on the slopes of Mount Ijen in East Java province were forced to evacuate.

published on : 23rd March 2018

Indonesia: Jakarta rally against U.S. President Trump's Jerusalem plan

 Thousands of members and supporters of an Indonesian political party rallied against United States President Donald Trump’s plan to recognise Jerusalem as Israel's capital on Sunday in Indonesia’s Ja

published on : 10th December 2017

Explosion at Indonesian firework factory kills scores

At least 30 people have been killed and dozens more injured after an explosion at a fireworks factory in Indonesia.

published on : 26th October 2017

Bali's rumbling volcano spurs more evacuations and travel warnings

Fears that a volcano could erupt imminently in Bali has prompted several countries to issue travel warnings, while Indonesian authorities race to evacuate tens of thousands of people.

published on : 27th September 2017

Four foreign inmates escape from Bali prison

Indonesian police launch a manhunt for four foreign inmates who escaped from an overcrowded prison in the resort island of Bali by crawling through a narrow tunnel dug under the walls.

published on : 19th June 2017

A peek into Indonesia's 'rainbow village'

An Indonesian hamlet dubbed 'the rainbow village' has become an internet sensation and draws hordes of visitors after it was given a makeover in a kaleidescope of colours.

published on : 31st May 2017

Mike Pence talks trade, security and South China Sea in Jakarta

US Vice President Mike Pence talks trade, security and the South China Sea in his meeting with Indonesian President Joko Widodo in Jakarta.

published on : 20th April 2017

Cleanup underway after Indonesia quake

Residents hit by the deadly earthquake in Indonsia's Aceh province begin clearing away the debris.

published on : 10th December 2016

Paragliders in Bali skies set new world record

About 120 paragliders flying in Bali skies in Indonesia set new world record for the largest number of gliders flying at a time.   

published on : 17th October 2016