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Police: IS-linked militants kill 4 Christians...

IS-linked militants kill 4 Christians...

Asia Pacific

Sat, Nov 28 2020

Indonesia has long wrestled with Islamist militancy and terror attacks and Indonesia's Christians...

Backlash in Indonesia as transgender...

Backlash in Indonesia as transgender...

Asia Pacific

Thu, Nov 26 2020

Two years ago, Aceh police made headlines when they publicly humiliated a dozen transgender women

Indonesian minister among 17 arrested...

Indonesian minister arrested in graft...

Asia Pacific

Wed, Nov 25 2020

Indonesia was ranked 85 out of 198 on Transparency International's Corruption Perception Index in...

Infographic: Palm oil labour abuses...

Infographic: Palm oil labour abuses...

Asia Pacific

Wed, Nov 25 2020

Women are burdened with some of the most dangerous duties in the production of palm oil, which is contained...

Rape, abuses in palm oil fields linked...

Rape, abuses in palm oil fields linked...

Asia Pacific

Wed, Nov 18 2020

Many beauty and personal goods companies have largely remained silent when it comes to the plight of...

Indonesia to start mass Covid-19 vaccination...

Indonesia to start mass vaccination...

Asia Pacific

Fri, Nov 13 2020

Indonesia has Southeast Asia's largest coronavirus caseload with about 15,000 deaths and 450,000...

Indonesia suffers first recession in...

Indonesia suffers first recession in...

Business

Thu, Nov 5 2020

Gross domestic product (GDP) shrank by a slightly more than expected 3.49% year-on-year as household...

Indonesian unions vow mass protests...

Indonesian unions vow mass protests...

Business

Sat, Oct 24 2020

Hundreds of thousands of Indonesians have hit the streets across the archipelago in recent weeks, culminating...

Landslide kills 11 miners in...

Landslide kills 11 miners in...

Asia Pacific

Thu, Oct 22 2020

Earlier this year, nine people were killed by a landslide at an abandoned gold mine in West Sumatra...

Thousands join protest against Indonesia...

Thousands join protest against Indonesia...

Asia Pacific

Tue, Oct 20 2020

It was the latest in a series of protests that have erupted across the archipelago in recent weeks

With eye on China, Japan's Suga seeks...

Suga seeks tighter ties with Vietnam,...

Asia Pacific

Fri, Oct 16 2020

Suga’s trip follows last week’s Tokyo meeting of the ‘Quad,’ an informal grouping...

Clashes erupt in protests against new...

Clashes erupt in protests against new...

Asia Pacific

Thu, Oct 8 2020

In the past two days, almost 400 people have been detained in major cities, and two students hospitalized...

Indonesia keen to finalize preferential...

Indonesia keen to finalize preferential...

Business

Wed, Oct 7 2020

FBCCI, KADIN Indonesia hold virtual discussion

Thousands of Indonesians protest against...

Indonesians protest against passage...

Asia Pacific

Tue, Oct 6 2020

People fear losing pensions and insurance if they are made contract workers for life due to the law

Landslides kill 10 in Indonesia

Landslides kill 10 in Indonesia

Asia Pacific

Mon, Sep 28 2020

Rescuers immediately came to the scene for a search and rescue mission after the natural disaster

Anti-maskers dig graves as punishment...

Anti-maskers dig graves as punishment...

Asia Pacific

Thu, Sep 17 2020

Indonesia had its biggest daily rise in Covid-19 infections with 3,963 new cases on Wednesday

Covid-19 stigma runs deep and dangerous...

Covid-19 stigma runs deep and dangerous...

Asia Pacific

Thu, Sep 17 2020

Indonesia also has one of the world’s lowest testing rates

Three Rohingyas die in Indonesia

Three Rohingyas die in Indonesia

East Asia

Tue, Sep 15 2020

Death of thirty Rohingyas during the 7-month ordeal at sea could have been avoided if countries in the...

Covid-19: New cases knock hopes of reviving...

New Covid-19 cases frustrate tourism...

East Asia

Tue, Sep 8 2020

Public health experts said another likely contributing factor was the arrival of the more infectious...

Almost 300 Rohingyas arrive in Indonesia...

Almost 300 Rohingyas arrive in...

Rohingya Crisis

Mon, Sep 7 2020

Over 30 died during the desperate journey that is understood to have begun from Cox's Bazar, says...

Malaysia to bar long-term pass holders...

Malaysia to bar long-term pass holders...

Asia Pacific

Tue, Sep 1 2020

The entry ban on pass holders from the three countries will include permanent residents, expatriates,...