Jakarta

Death count rises to 34, rescue ops continue post Mount Semeru volcanic eruption in Indonesia

Mount Semeru on the island of Java ejected volcanic ash high into the sky and rained hot mud on Saturday.

published on : 7th December 2021

Indonesia's Mount Semeru volcano erupts, spews huge ash cloud

Mount Semeru’s sudden eruption in Lumajang district in East Java province left several villages around its slopes blanketed with falling ash.

published on : 4th December 2021

Afghans in Indonesia protest slow UN resettlement process

In December 2020, almost 14,000 refugees from 50 countries were registered in Indonesia, most of them Afghan refugees.

published on : 15th November 2021

11 kids drowned, 10 rescued in Indonesian river cleanup

Rescuers used big orange inflatable rafts to search for victims and all students were accounted for when the search ended Friday night.

published on : 16th October 2021

Indonesia prison fire kills 41 drug inmates, 80 hospitalized

Authorities are still investigating the cause but the preliminary investigation pointed to a short circuit in one of the block's cell, the Jakarta Police Chief said.

published on : 8th September 2021

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