Some 400,000 residents have been evacuated to temporary shelters with many unable to return to their waterlogged homes.
03 Jan 2020 10:59 AM
Aceh is the only region in Indonesia, the world’s biggest Muslim-majority country that imposes religious law.
06 Dec 2019 10:36 AM
His quest may seem a flight of fancy, but Junaedi is not the first person to try and build an artisanal aircraft.
28 Nov 2019 4:08 PM
Jokowi's inauguration comes a little over a week after the country's chief security minister was stabbed in an attack.
21 Oct 2019 9:22 AM
Among the confirmed dead was an infant, with many killed by falling debris in and around quake-struck Ambon city.
27 Sep 2019 1:04 PM
Last year, a 7.5-magnitude quake and a subsequent tsunami in Palu on Sulawesi island left more than 4,300 people dead or missing.
26 Sep 2019 10:24 AM
This year's haze levels have been some of the worst in years.
24 Sep 2019 3:12 PM
American authorities confirmed the death of 64-year-old Charlie Cole in Bali, where the Texan had been a long-time resident.
14 Sep 2019 1:55 PM
Grab and Gojek are the top-two startup brands in Southeast Asia, valued at USD 14 billion and USD10 billion.
11 Sep 2019 11:57 AM
Air quality has dropped to 'unhealthy' levels in and around Kuala Lumpur.
10 Sep 2019 2:59 PM
The reptile was seen slithering in the central part of the Indonesian holiday island last week.
06 Sep 2019 2:53 PM
Jaishankar’s ongoing visit is his first to an ASEAN member state after assuming charge.
05 Sep 2019 6:38 PM
Apparently, the two women get along with each other and even posed together for pictures.
27 Aug 2019 1:33 PM
President Widodo said it was urgent that relocation plans commence, although capital would not physically begin to be relocated until 2024.
26 Aug 2019 3:14 PM
Environmental experts warned that one third of it could be submerged by 2050 if current rates continue.
17 Aug 2019 10:43 AM
There were no immediate reports of casualties, but strong tremors were felt in Jakarta prompting people to run out of office buildings.
02 Aug 2019 6:59 PM
Aceh is the only region in the world's biggest Muslim-majority country that imposes Islamic law.
01 Aug 2019 7:05 PM
According to Bastoni, walking backwards is a metaphor for looking back at the past, and he wanted to pay homage to the country's history.
30 Jul 2019 6:41 PM
President Joko Widodo had granted an amnesty to Baiq Nuril Maknun after she had exhausted all other legal avenues in the controversial case.
25 Jul 2019 6:04 PM
William Cabantog, 36, and David Van Iersel, 38, were nabbed Friday night at a nightclub in Canggu.
23 Jul 2019 3:03 PM