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    Indonesia picks eastern Borneo island for new capital

    Agence-France-Presse . Jakarta | Updated at 12:00am on August 27, 2019

    Indonesia has chosen the eastern edge of jungle-clad Borneo island for its new capital, president Joko Widodo said Monday, as the country looks to shift...

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    Police regain control in Papua clashes

    Reuters. Jakarta | Updated at 02:11pm on August 19, 2019

    Indonesia’s police chief said on Monday that authorities in the easternmost Papua region were regaining control after protesters set fire to tyres and torched a...

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    Bangladesh rugby teams leave for Indonesia

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on August 08, 2019

    Bangladesh men’s and women’s rugby teams will leave for Indonesia tonight to take part in the two-day long Asia Rugby Seven Trophy, scheduled to begin...

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    Indonesian walks 700-km backwards to highlight deforestation

    Reuters. Sragen | Updated at 11:37am on August 06, 2019

    An Indonesia man is walking backwards from his home in eastern Java to the capital Jakarta to raise awareness of deforestation in a country with...

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    Tens of millions hit by Indonesia power blackout

    Agence France-Presse . Jakarta | Updated at 04:06pm on August 04, 2019

    Tens of millions of people on Indonesia’s heavily populated Java island were affected by a widespread electricity outage Sunday after the state utility PLN reported...

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    At least 1 killed, several hurt in Indonesia earthquake

    Agence France-Presse . Jakarta | Updated at 02:50pm on August 03, 2019

    At least one person died and several were injured after a powerful undersea earthquake rocked...

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    Quake hits Indonesia

    Agence France-Presse . Banten, Indonesia | Updated at 07:58pm on August 02, 2019

    Indonesian authorities lifted a tsunami warning late Friday after a powerful earthquake earlier struck off the southern coast of heavily populated Java island.The 6.9 magnitude...

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    Four dead, dozens missing in Indonesian boat sinking

    Reuters . Jakarta | Updated at 04:35pm on August 02, 2019

    At least four people have died and dozens more are missing after an Indonesian fishing boat sunk off the coast of Borneo island, according to...

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    Scores of aftershocks hit Indonesia after quake kills two

    Reuters . Jakarta | Updated at 12:44pm on July 15, 2019

    Indonesia’s Moluccas islands were hit by scores of aftershocks on Monday after an earthquake killed at least two people, prompting hundreds of people to flee...

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    Quake hits in eastern Indonesia

    Agence France-Presse . Labuha, Indonesia | Updated at 04:05pm on July 14, 2019

    A major 7.3-magnitude earthquake hit the remote Maluku islands in eastern Indonesia Sunday, sending panicked residents running into the streets, but no tsunami warning was...