The national disaster agency said the eruption lasted 4 minutes and 30 seconds and spread lava and incandescent rocks.
25 May 2019 1:39 PM
Election Commission showed President Joko Widodo won 55.5 per cent of the votes in the April 17 poll.
25 May 2019 11:57 AM
Widodo won with over 85 million of the total 154 million votes cast in the world's third-largest democracy.
21 May 2019 9:10 AM
Approximately 80 per cent of the total 193 million voters cast their ballots in more than 8,00,000 polling stations located across country.
29 Apr 2019 7:43 AM
Some 12,000 people have been evacuated while many buildings, bridges and roads have been damaged by the severe weather, officials said.
28 Apr 2019 4:32 PM
A strong 6.8 magnitude earthquake rocked eastern Indonesia on Friday.
12 Apr 2019 6:36 PM
The investigation into the crash, which killed all 189 people on board, has taken on new relevance at the US FAA.
20 Mar 2019 2:21 PM
At least 89 people are known to have died after flash floods and landslides tore through Indonesia's Papua region.
19 Mar 2019 2:53 PM
At least 77 people have been killed by flash floods in Indonesia's eastern Papua province.
17 Mar 2019 8:59 AM
Photos released showed rescue workers on muddy hillside scrambling to pull out survivors and carry them away on stretchers during the night.
27 Feb 2019 11:06 AM
Jakarta asked for a 5 percentage point cut in India’s import tax to match the tariff of 45 pc New Delhi charges on products from Malaysia.
23 Feb 2019 4:10 PM
The 2-month-old Boeing 737 MAX 8 jet plunged into Java Sea just minutes after taking off on Oct. 29, killing all 189 people on board.
14 Jan 2019 1:38 PM
Indonesia is one of most disaster-prone nations due to its position straddling 'Pacific Ring of Fire', where tectonic plates collide.
24 Dec 2018 2:21 PM
Experts say Anak Krakatoa emerged around 1928 in the caldera of Krakatoa, a volcanic island that violently erupted in 1883.
23 Dec 2018 4:37 PM
Hundreds of buildings destroyed by wave, which hit southern Sumatra coast and western tip of Java about 9:30 pm (1430 GMT).
23 Dec 2018 10:51 AM
The Boeing 737 MAX vanished from radar about 13 minutes after taking off from Jakarta on Oct 29, slamming into Java Sea.
28 Nov 2018 12:43 PM
The father of Rio Nanda Pratama filed lawsuit in US state of Illinois, over the death of the young doctor who was to be married this week.
16 Nov 2018 3:37 PM
Syachrul Anto, 48, who died on Friday, was part of the team searching for body parts and debris from the jet in the Java Sea.
03 Nov 2018 1:53 PM
After the call, pilot updated control tower to say that the plane was flying normally and he would not return to the airport as requested.
01 Nov 2018 7:27 PM
The location of the airplane’s 'black box' flight data recorder has been identified, but strong currents prevented it from being recovered.
01 Nov 2018 3:40 PM