Indonesia is moving its capital from Jakarta to Borneo. Here's Why

Here's a look at why the capital is moving, the government's plans and why activists are worried about how it will impact the environment, endangered species and Indigenous communities.

published on : 9th March 2023

Why Indonesia is moving its capital from Jakarta to the rainforests of Borneo

Here's why Southeast Asia's largest economy is moving its administrative centre to Nusantara, a lush, biodiverse region home to the world's oldest rainforests.

published on : 6th January 2023

Deep 5.8 magnitude earthquake shakes Indonesia's capital Jakarta

Earthquakes occur frequently across the sprawling archipelago nation, but it is uncommon for them to be felt in Jakarta.

published on : 8th December 2022

At least 162 people killed as powerful earthquake strikes Indonesia's main island of Java 

Indonesia's Meteorology, Climatology and Geophysics Agency had earlier said the quake had a magnitude of 5.6 and struck near Cianjur, about 100 kilometres (60 miles) from Jakarta.

published on : 21st November 2022

Asiad medallist Pincky skips kurash Worlds trials to pursue judo  

The Delhi athlete also highlighted the reason behind her decision. "Judo is my priority as the competition is tougher in this sport. If I win a judo medal, it's importance will be more."

published on : 8th October 2022

Vocal vollies part of the job for India's hockey goalie PR Sreejesh

The 30-year-old was at his best in Sunday's 5-3 win against South Korea at the Asian Games as India chalked up their fourth successive victory in Pool A to secure a place in the semi-finals.

published on : 27th August 2018