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Indonesia quake survivor grieves 11 relatives as he rebuilds

November 23, 2022 11:02 am

The 5.6 magnitude earthquake killed at least 268 people, including 11 of Enjot's family members. 

Death toll in Indonesia quake rises to 162

November 21, 2022 9:43 pm

The US Geological Survey said the magnitude 5.6 quake was centered in the Cianjur region in West Java province at a depth of 10 kilometers (6.2 miles).

Death toll for child victims of Indonesia soccer stampede reaches 32: Official

October 03, 2022 3:45 pm

The ages of the children range from 3 to 17, Nahar, an official at the women's empowerment and child protection ministry told Reuters.

Stampede, riot at Indonesia soccer match kill 129, police say

October 02, 2022 9:45 am

When supporters of the losing home team invaded the pitch in East Java province on Saturday night to express their frustration, officers fired tear gas in an attempt to control the situation, triggering a stampede and cases of suffocation, East Java police chief Nico Afinta told reporters.

Earthquakes shake Indonesia, Philippines; no tsunami threat

March 14, 2022 11:17 am

In Indonesia, a magnitude-6.7 quake that was 16 kilometres deep struck about 169 kilometres west of Pariaman, a town in West Sumatra province, the US Geological Survey said.

Strong quake shakes Indonesia's capital; no tsunami alert

January 14, 2022 8:28 pm

The U.S. Geological Survey said the magnitude 6.6 quake was located in the Indian Ocean about 88 kilometers (54 miles) southwest of Labuan, a coastal town in Banten province.

Indonesia: Jakarta court rules in favor of residents' clean air bid

September 16, 2021 9:35 pm

A court has ordered President Joko Widodo and other top officials to take measures to tackle air pollution. It's a landmark ruling for the residents who filed the case, but not everyone is celebrating.

Indonesia prison fire kills 41 drug inmates, injures 39

September 08, 2021 10:26 am

Authorities are still investigating the cause of fire.

Indonesia surpasses 100,000 deaths amid new virus wave

August 04, 2021 4:41 pm

Since the beginning of June, more than 2,800 people have died during self-isolation at home, according to LaporCOVID-19, an independent virus data group that keeps track of deaths at home.

The pandemic has a new epicenter: Indonesia

July 19, 2021 1:31 pm

Cases and deaths have skyrocketed in the country in the past month as the highly contagious delta variant sweeps through densely populated Java island, as well as Bali.


Indonesia plane crash search finds remains, debris at sea

October 30, 2018 8:14 am

More than 24 hours after the crash, rescue operations are still underway in Indonesia. Relatives and friends wept, prayed and hugged each other as they waited at Jakarta's airport and at Pangkal Pinang's airport on Bangka island off Sumatra where the flight was headed.

Jakarta attacks leave at least 17 dead

January 14, 2016 2:06 pm

Jakarta terror attacks: Army deployed after serial blasts outside Sarinah mall, in Indonesia's capital.


Mixed feelings about safety among Indonesians two days after attack

January 16, 2016 6:24 am

Jakarta, Jan 16 (ANI): Indonesians on Saturday return to their routine two days after a deadly attack in downtown Jakarta, though some were still fearful. Residents visited a memorial at the site of the attack where an Indonesian, a Canadian-Algerian national, and five of the attackers were killed. A visitor from Indonesia’s Sulawesi island said he was afraid to go to shopping malls or western food chains. Another Jakarta resident said he was not at all scared after the incident. Security remained tight in and around the area near Jakarta's oldest shopping mall, Sarinah that was rocked by gun fire and bombs.