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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

Indonesian singer welcomes PM Modi with ‘Sabarmati ke Sant’ song

The official Twitter handle of the Prime Minister Office tweeted to share a glimpse of Indonesia-based singer Fryda Lucyana's performance.

31 May 2018 12:56 PM

India, Indonesia agree to nearly triple bilateral trade to USD 50 billion

Modi and Widodo recognised that access to reliable, clean and affordable energy is critical for the economic growth of both countries.

30 May 2018 1:33 PM

PM Modi strongly condemns recent terror strikes on churches in Indonesia

'Friends, I am in grief over the deaths of innocent civilians of Indonesia in the recent terror attacks.' Modi said.

30 May 2018 1:24 PM

PM Modi, Widodo inaugurate kite exhibition themed on Indian epics

'The Leaders jointly unveiled a Kite Exhibition on the theme of Ramayana and Mahabharat,' Ministry of External Affairs said in a statement.

30 May 2018 1:08 PM


India, Indonesia to upgrade ties to Comprehensive Strategic Partnership

Modi said India’s Act East Policy and vision of SAGAR (Security and Growth for all in Region) matches President's Maritime Fulcrum Policy.

30 May 2018 12:33 PM

PM Modi begins Indonesia visit by laying wreath at military cemetery

Modi arrived in the Indonesian capital on Tuesday on the first leg of his three-nation tour to East Asia.

30 May 2018 9:34 AM

10 injured after man falsely claims bomb on Indonesia plane

Video online showed dozens of people standing on the Boeing 737’s right wing. Some slid down the right engine and landed on the tarmac.

29 May 2018 3:11 PM

4 shot dead in attack on Indonesia police; officer killed

National police spokesman Setyo Wasisto says the men attacked officers Wednesday after driving a minivan into Riau province’s police HQ.

16 May 2018 11:19 AM

11 dead, 41 injured after suicide bombers strike at 3 churches in Indonesia

The deadly blasts all occurred within 10 minutes of each other, police said, with the first explosion at 7.30 am.

13 May 2018 8:36 AM


World Bank raises 2018 East Asia growth forecast

World Bank raised its growth outlook for China this year to 6.5 per cent from its Oct forecast of 6.4 per cent.

12 Apr 2018 10:57 AM

Drinking tainted alcohol: 50 die in Indonesia from bootleg liquor

In the latest incident, 20 people died between Thursday and Monday in Cicalengka subdistrict near the West Java capital of Bandung.

09 Apr 2018 8:55 PM

Indonesia landslide: Woman pulled out alive after being trapped for 13 hrs, several missing

Television stations broadcast the frantic rescue effort near Jakarta's international airport throughout the night.

06 Feb 2018 4:07 PM

Jakarta: Floor of Indonesia Stock Exchange collapses, 75 injured

Images circulating on social media showed a mangled metal structure that had collapsed around Starbucks cafe near the entrance to the lobby.

15 Jan 2018 12:52 PM

Indonesians protest Trump's Jerusalem decision, march for Palestinians

Dressed mostly in white, the demonstrators urged the US to change its decision.

17 Dec 2017 5:12 PM


8 Indonesian men involved in gay sauna, club, jailed for 2 yrs

Verdicts for two defendants who allegedly performed oral sex were adjourned until next week.

15 Dec 2017 2:06 PM

Tornado in Indonesia injures 35, destroys hundreds of homes

The tornado, with wind speeds of 70 km per hour, carved a path of destruction in the Sidoarjo area.

23 Nov 2017 5:41 PM

Indonesia fireworks factory explosion kills 27, injures 43: reports

The exact number of casualties is still being confirmed.

26 Oct 2017 2:43 PM

Indonesian President tells police to shoot drug dealers who resist arrest

In a speech to one of Indonesia's political parties late on Friday, Widodo urged law enforcers to crackdown on drug dealers in Indonesia. 

23 Jul 2017 11:57 AM

Indonesia: Aid helicopter crashes after volcano erupts; 8 killed

The helicopter reportedly hit a cliff about 3 minutes from arriving at Dieng Plateau, where a volcanic erupted injuring at least 10 people.

03 Jul 2017 7:59 AM