indonesia

Will Joko Widodo win a second term?

Southeast Asian economic giant Indonesia will be holding its fourth presidential election today. Indonesia, the world's largest Muslim-majority country, is the third biggest democratic country...

November 26, 2017
November 26, 2017

Bali's erupting volcano raises air travel warnings

Indonesian and regional authorities heighten flight warnings around Bali’s Mount Agung as the volcano’s eruptions send a plume of volcanic ash and steam more than 6,000 meters into the skies above...

October 26, 2017
October 26, 2017

Indonesia fireworks factory explosion kills 47

The number of deaths has risen to 47 from blast at a fireworks factory on the outskirts of Indonesia's capital of Jakarta, with 46 injured, police spokesman Argo Yuwono tells Metro Television.

October 16, 2017
October 16, 2017

Indonesian goalkeeper dies after mid-game collision

Indonesian football was in mourning on Monday after celebrated goalkeeper Choirul Huda died following an on-pitch collision with a team-mate.

July 27, 2017
July 27, 2017

Indonesia Instagram's biggest market in Asia Pacific

Indonesia has 45 million active users of Instagram in a month, making the country the biggest market in Asia Pacific.

May 30, 2017
May 30, 2017

6.8 Indonesia quake damages buildings

A strong, shallow earthquake rocks Indonesia's central Sulawesi province, injuring at least three people and damaging some buildings and houses.

May 2, 2017
May 2, 2017

‘Oldest human aged 146’ dies in Indonesia

An Indonesian man who claimed he was 146 years old - which makes him the oldest living human ever - has died, reports say.

February 21, 2017
February 21, 2017

Ronaldo's Indonesian protege hit by injury

An Indonesian tsunami survivor and Cristiano Ronaldo protege has been forced to take a break from his football career over a knee injury, he told AFP on Tuesday.

December 8, 2016
December 8, 2016

Vietnam apologises for Indonesia team bus attack

Vietnamese football authorities apologised on Thursday after fans hurled stones at the Indonesian team bus shortly after their Suzuki Cup semi-final tie in Hanoi, breaking a window and injuring two...

November 7, 2016
November 7, 2016

Hockey team content with European tour

Bangladesh is seemingly taking this month's 5th Men's AHF Cup in Hong Kong as preparation for the World Hockey League Round-2, which will be held in Dhaka in March next year.

September 19, 2016
September 19, 2016

Google may face over $400 million Indonesia tax bill for 2015

Indonesia plans to pursue Alphabet Inc's (GOOGL.O) Google for five years of back taxes, and the search giant could face a bill of more than $400 million for 2015 alone if it is found to have...