First maritime exercise held between India, Australia and Indonesia

The three democratic countries share a collective vision for maritime cooperation in the Indo-Pacific.

published on : 22nd September 2023

TikTok opposes mooted Indonesia social media transaction ban

Indonesia users spent more money on TikTok than anywhere else in Southeast Asia over the past year, as the app's e-commerce arm rapidly grew to gain a substantial regional market share.

published on : 13th September 2023

US, Indonesia and five other nations hold war drills amid China concerns

Brunei, Brazil, Canada, Germany, India, Malaysia, Netherlands, New Zealand, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, South Korea, and East Timor also sent observers to the two-week exercises in Baluran.

published on : 31st August 2023

Miss Universe Organization cuts ties with Indonesia chapter after sexual harassment allegations

The Indonesia franchise also holds the license for Miss Universe Malaysia, where there will no longer be a competition this year, according to the New York-based parent organizer.

published on : 13th August 2023

Indonesian maid beaten, forced to eat animal faeces and chained to dog cage

After months of torture by her employer, the 24-year-old now walks with a limp and has visible burn scars along her legs.

published on : 11th August 2023

Indonesia sends emergency aid after famine kills 6 people in its eastern Papua region

The drought in Papua has left people in the regency without access to clean water, killing six people, including a baby, after suffering from starvation, diarrhoea and dehydration.

published on : 1st August 2023

Eight trapped in illegal Indonesia gold mine feared dead: official

The workers were digging inside a hole with a depth of 60 metres (200 feet) in Pancurendang village in Central Java on Tuesday evening when water suddenly flooded the illegal mine.

published on : 30th July 2023

15 dead, all missing persons found after ferry sinks off of Indonesia's Sulawesi island

The local search and rescue agency shared images of rescuers mobilising for the search effort, and several dead bodies covered by sarongs laid on tarpaulin at a local hospital.

published on : 24th July 2023

Entrepreneurs cash in on soaring popularity of TikTok shopping in Indonesia

TikTok Shop has capitalised on the Indonesian market, amassing more than two million sellers since it launched in 2021.

published on : 23rd June 2023

Chirag-Satwik Indian badminton’s first family

After making history, it is easy to get carried away. But they are always mindful of their bigger dream—an Olympic medal.

published on : 20th June 2023

The rise & rise of Satwik and Chirag

World No 6 partnership become first pair from India to capture BWF World Tour Super 1000 event with success at Indonesia.

published on : 19th June 2023

Axelsen wins third Indonesia Open title in a row

Axelsen said he would prioritise his health after making his comeback and would not be drawn on where he would compete next. 

published on : 18th June 2023

Indonesia Open: India's Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty bag historic doubles title

The Indians outwitted the Malaysian world champion duo of Aaron Chia and Soh Wooi Yik 21-17, 21-18 in an intense contest that lasted 43 minutes.

published on : 18th June 2023

Badminton: Satwik and Chirag enter Indonesia Open men's doubles final; Prannoy exits in semis

Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Chirag Shetty ranked sixth in the world previously defeated top-seeded Fajar Alfian and Muhammad Rian Ardianto in the quarterfinals.

published on : 17th June 2023

Indonesia Open: Srikanth, Prannoy enter quarters, Sindhu exits

It was curtains for double Olympic medallist PV Sindhu at the Indonesia Open World Tour Super 1000 event.

published on : 15th June 2023

Badminton: Lakshya, Rajawat enter second round of Indonesia Open; Kashyap exits

Lakshya Sen will face fellow countryman Srikanth Kidambi in the next round of the competition.

published on : 14th June 2023

For many cities around the world, bad air is an inescapable part of life, death

Last year, nine of the 10 cities with the highest annual average of fine particulate matter were in Asia — including six in India, according to air quality company IQAir.

published on : 9th June 2023