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Stranded Rohingya rescued by Indonesian...

Stranded Rohingya rescued by Indonesian...

Asia Pacific

Fri, Apr 6 2018

The fishermen took them back to Aceh on Sumatra island and the group arrived early Friday

Rise of violent Buddhist rhetoric in...

Rise of violent Buddhist rhetoric in...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Mar 12 2018

In Myanmar, ultra-nationalist monks led by firebrand preacher Wirathu have poured vitriol on the country's...

Indonesian Islamic university bans burqas...

Indonesian Islamic university bans burqas...

Asia Pacific

Thu, Mar 8 2018

A women's rights activist decried what she described as a limitation on the freedom of women to wear...

Jakarta's Christian ex-governor challenges...

Jakarta's Christian ex-governor challenges...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Feb 26 2018

While on a work trip in 2016, Purnama said political rivals were deceiving people by using a verse in...

Eleven missing, 14 injured in Indonesia...

Eleven missing, 14 injured in Indonesia...

World

Thu, Feb 22 2018

Rescuers including the army, police and local volunteers are digging through the debris to search for...

Police shoot man during sword attack...

Police shoot man during sword attack...

Asia Pacific

Sun, Feb 11 2018

People in the church ran out as the assailant, wielding a sword, pursued them while also destroying church...

27 killed as bus crashes in...

27 killed as bus crashes in...

World

Sat, Feb 10 2018

Police are investigating the cause of the collision but said they suspect the vehicle's brakes failed...

Man kills neighbour over 'When are you...

Man kills neighbour over 'When are you...

Around the Web

Mon, Feb 5 2018

The 28-year-old man will face life imprisonment if proven guilty

Dhaka seeks Jakarta’s support to be...

Dhaka seeks Jakarta’s support to be...

Foreign Affairs

Sun, Jan 28 2018

The visiting Indonesian president has encouraged Bangladesh for a more active engagement with Asean

A partnership  in the making

A partnership in the making

Opinion

Sun, Jan 28 2018

The Indonesian president also recently visited the Rohingya camps, calling for a swift resolution to...

Dhaka, Jakarta sign deals to boost trade,...

Dhaka, Jakarta sign deals to boost trade,...

Foreign Affairs

Sun, Jan 28 2018

Indonesian President Joko Widodo met Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina at her office on Sunday...

President Hamid seeks Indonesia’s support...

President Hamid seeks Indonesia’s support...

Bangladesh

Sun, Jan 28 2018

Terming the existing relation Dhaka and Jakarta as excellent, Hamid hopes the relation will be further...

North Korean 'agent' charged with WMD...

North Korean 'agent' charged with WMD...

Asia Pacific

Sun, Dec 17 2017

North Korea is under tough United Nations sanctions aimed at choking off revenue to Pyongyang's nuclear...

Strong quake hits Indonesia's Java,...

Strong quake hits Indonesia's Java,...

Asia Pacific

Sat, Dec 16 2017

Tremors were felt in central and west Java and a series of aftershocks stoked panic

Indonesian woman falls in love, flies...

Indonesian woman falls in love, flies...

People

Tue, Dec 5 2017

Love truly has no borders

On the hunt for dragons:  Hiking through...

On the hunt for dragons: Hiking through...

Weekend Tribune

Mon, Dec 4 2017

Dragons exist, and not just on Westeros. Recounting my encounter with Komodo dragons in Indonesia

Indonesia: The world’s volcanic...

Indonesia: The world’s volcanic...

World Tribune

Mon, Dec 4 2017

In 2014, 16 people are killed after an eruption of Mount Sinabung on the western island of Sumatra

Australia's Jetstar cancels some Bali...

Australia's Jetstar cancels some Bali...

Asia Pacific

Fri, Dec 1 2017

The move followed a forecast that volcanic ash could hit operations at Bali airport, about 60 km southwest...

Indonesian Go-Jek invests $2m in...

Indonesian Go-Jek invests $2m in...

Business

Thu, Nov 30 2017

Go-Jek made the investment as a part of its “Series A funding”, the first significant round of capital...

Cyclone kills 19, most under landslide,...

Cyclone kills 19, most under landslide,...

Asia Pacific

Wed, Nov 29 2017

Video footage showed rivers overflowing and roads and villages submerged in brown water after the storm...

Indonesia reopens Bali airport as wind...

Indonesia reopens Bali airport as wind...

Asia Pacific

Wed, Nov 29 2017

The eagerly awaited decision opens up a window of hope for some of more than 120,000 tourists stranded...