INDONESIA

3 killed in Indonesia Police HQ attack

Wed, 05/16/2018 - 11:06

Jakarta, May 16, Three militants were killed and one injured when eight terrorists attacked a police headquarters in Indonesia's Riau province on Wednesday, police said.

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Surabaya: Suicide attack at Indonesia Police headquarters

Mon, 05/14/2018 - 11:52

Jakarta, May 14, Two bike-borne militants blew themselves up at an Indonesian police headquarters in Surabaya city on Monday, police said. However they did not divulge the number of fatalities.

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6 killed in Indonesia church bombings

Sun, 05/13/2018 - 09:20

Jakarta, May 13, At least six persons were killed and 35 others injured as suicide bombers blew themselves up on Sunday during congregations in three churches in Surabaya city, capital of Indonesia's East Java province, officials said.

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Bali volcano alert raised to highest, airport closed

Mon, 11/27/2017 - 10:16

Jakarta, Nov 27, Indonesian authorities on Monday raised the alert level for Bali's Mount Agung to its highest level over fears of an imminent major eruption and have closed the island's main airport until Tuesday.

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Obama praises tolerance in Indonesia, warns of sectarianism

Sat, 07/01/2017 - 19:12

Jakarta, July 1, Former US President Barack Obama on Saturday praised Indonesia for setting an example for other Muslim countries through its commitment to diversity and tolerance, but warned of the risk of increasing sectarianism in the country.

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India beat Indonesia 4-1 in Sudirman Cup badminton championship

Tue, 05/23/2017 - 19:54

Gold Coast (Australia), May 23, Putting aside their dismal performance in their first tie, India defeated Indonesia 4-1 in a do-or-die encounter of the Sudirman Cup mixed team badminton championship at the Carrara Indoor Sports Stadium here on Tuesday.

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Six terror suspects killed in Indonesia

Sun, 04/09/2017 - 13:58

Jakarta, April 9 (IANS) At least six terror suspects were killed in a gunfight with the police in Indonesia's East Java, an official said on Sunday.

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4 people killed in Indonesia due to floods, landslides

Sat, 03/04/2017 - 09:30

Jakarta, March 4 (IANS) At least four people were killed and thousands others displaced due to floods and landslides in Indonesia's West Sumatra province, a disaster agency official said on Saturday.

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6.6 magnitude quake hits Indonesia

Wed, 12/21/2016 - 07:12

Jakarta, Dec 21 (IANS) An earthquake measuring 6.6 on the Richter scale jolted Indonesia on Wednesday, officials said. No tsunami alert was, however, issued.

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Bali most popular year-end destination in Asia

Fri, 12/16/2016 - 18:22

Jakarta, Dec 16 (IANS) Indonesia's famous tour destination, the resort island of Bali, has been picked by prominent US travelling reviewer website TripAdvisor as the most popular year-end destination.

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Indonesian President Widodo accorded ceremonial welcome

Mon, 12/12/2016 - 11:26

New Delhi, Dec 12 (IANS) Indonesian President Joko Widodo, who is on a two-day state visit to India from Monday, was accorded a ceremonial welcome at the forecourt of the Rashtrapati Bhawan here.

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Missing Indonesian army helicopter located

Sun, 11/27/2016 - 15:42

Jakarta, Nov 27 (IANS) An Indonesian army helicopter which lost contact while passing above Borneo Island on November 24 was located on Sunday, a military spokesman said.

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