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Indonesia holds nationwide poll despite...

Indonesia holds nationwide poll despite...

South-East Asia

Wed, Dec 9 2020

Islamist parties are looking to score big gains in the world's biggest Muslim-majority nation

What hardline Islamic cleric Rizieq...

What hardline Islamic cleric Rizieq...

South-East Asia

Tue, Dec 8 2020

Rizieq has already met with several key opposition figures and there is a sense that politicking for...

Sinovac vaccine up to 97% effective...

Sinovac vaccine up to 97% effective...

World

Tue, Dec 8 2020

97% of healthy adults receiving lower dosage participating in its Phase 1-2 trial showed antibody-related...

Indonesian police shoot dead 6 supporters...

Indonesian police shoot dead 6 supporters...

South-East Asia

Mon, Dec 7 2020

Police were forced to defend themselves when 10 supporters of Rizieq Shihab attacked them

Indonesia receives first Covid-19 vaccine...

Indonesia receives Sinovac's...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Dec 7 2020

The Southeast Asian country received 1.2 million doses

Indonesia minister arrested over pandemic...

Indonesia minister arrested over pandemic...

South-East Asia

Sun, Dec 6 2020

He is the second minister in President Joko Widodo's government to be arrested over alleged graft...

Trash tracking satellites help Indonesia...

Trash tracking satellites help Indonesia...

South-East Asia

Fri, Dec 4 2020

The archipelago of nearly 270 million people dumps a whopping 620,000 tonnes of plastic into its waterways...

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