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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

832 killed in Indonesia quake, tsunami; people face food, water shortage

Indonesian vice-president Jusuf Kalla said the final number of dead could be in the 'thousands.'

30 Sep 2018 12:53 PM

At least 420 killed in strong quake, tsunami in Indonesia

At least 540 people had been badly injured, an agency spokesman said, as hospitals struggled to cope with the influx of casualties.

30 Sep 2018 10:49 AM


Indonesian city hit by tsunami after powerful earthquake

The 7.5 magnitude quake sparked terror among locals who fled into streets and raced to higher ground fearing tsunami waves.

28 Sep 2018 7:42 PM

Indonesia may ban trade of meat coming from exotic animals and pets

A 2015 research cited by the agriculture ministry showed that about 730,000 dogs enter the capital.

07 Aug 2018 8:56 PM

Indonesian couple have raw sewage poured over them for having sex outside marriage

Couple had to crouch down, while bystanders repeatedly fill a bucket with waste and poured it over their heads in the city of Langsa,

01 Aug 2018 10:59 AM

Bizarre: Baby born with two faces in Indonesia

A two-month-old boy has an extra face and brain from his conjoined twin who failed to develop a body.

25 Jul 2018 3:50 PM

15-yr-old jailed in Indonesia for having abortion after being raped by brother

The girl was raped eight times by her brother, who was sentenced to 2 years in jail for sexually assaulting a minor.

21 Jul 2018 7:05 PM


Mob slaughters nearly 300 crocodiles to avenge man's death

Revenge killing happened in Papua province following funeral of man, who died when he fell into enclosure at crocodile farm.

16 Jul 2018 2:55 PM

Woman who vanished 18 months back found unconscious on same spot wearing same clothes

Nining Sunarsih, 53, was presumed dead by authorities when she was washed away by a large wave in West Java in January last year.

04 Jul 2018 9:26 PM

In video: Indonesian man killed when mother’s coffin falls on him during funeral

40-year-old Samen Kondorura died when pallbearers lost footing carrying coffin up bamboo ladder in Pariding valley.

18 Jun 2018 5:02 PM

23-feet-long python cut open to reveal Indonesian woman it swallowed whole

The victim, 54-year-old Wa Tiba, went missing while checking her vegetable garden near her village on Muna island in Southeast Sulawesi.

16 Jun 2018 9:34 PM

Indonesian woman’s body found intact inside 7 metre long python

Some 100 residents had launched a search for the woman after she failed to return from her garden Thursday night.

16 Jun 2018 2:54 PM


Smoking down, but tobacco use still a major cause of death, disease - WHO

Tobacco kills more than 7 million a year and many people know that it increases the risk of cancer.

31 May 2018 11:48 AM

Exotic locations for perfect family summer vacations

Your family is sure to love these amazing locations.

22 May 2018 9:31 AM

Deadliest strains may help design malaria vaccine

This is the first time anyone has taken the parasite genes that are in the blood of patients and sequenced everything that's there.

25 Mar 2018 2:27 PM

Ride-hailing apps run Indonesian tuk-tuks off road

In central Jakarta, bajaj line a curb, their drivers smoking or sleeping as swarms of motorbike drivers sporting Go-Jek or Grab.

25 Mar 2018 1:03 PM

Endangered Sumatran tiger disemboweled, hung up in Indonesia

After killing the animal, the locals hung up its body for display.

05 Mar 2018 3:52 PM