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Indonesia ponders plan to move capital from Jakarta

President Joko Widodo has asked parliament to sign off on a plan to move the nation's capital to Borneo island. Jakarta is one of the world's fastest...

Indonesia ponders plan to move capital from Jakarta

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Indonesia to move capital from ‘sinking, polluted’ Jakarta JAKARTA, Indonesia — Indonesia’s president announced Monday that the country’s capital will move from overcrowded, sinking and polluted Jakarta to a ...
23:24, 2019-08-26

Indonesia plans to relocate its capital from Jakarta Indonesia plans to move its capital city from Jakarta, according to the country's planning minister....
03:44, 2019-04-30

Indonesia picks site for new capital as Jakarta sinks A jungle-covered area on the east of Borneo island is set to be transformed into Indonesia's new capital city, the country's President Joko Widodo ha...
13:48, 2019-08-26

Indonesia’s capital moving from Jakarta to Borneo, says president Unnamed city will replace sinking megacity but many fear move will hasten destruction of forests Indonesia’s president has announced the proposed sit...
14:28, 2019-08-26

Jakarta has sunk by up to 4 meters, forcing Indonesia to build a new capital Enlarge / Street flooding in Jakarta in 2013. (credit: Seika / Flickr) Yesterday, Indonesian President Joko Widodo announced a plan to move the cou...
21:52, 2019-08-27

Indonesia names site of capital city to replace sinking Jakarta Choice of Borneo for £27bn project raises fears of forest destruction and pollutionIndonesia’s president has announced the proposed site for the coun...
15:32, 2019-08-26

Indonesia picks new site for capital city as Jakarta slowly sinks into sea The site of the new capital is one of the regions least prone to the natural disasters that regularly hit the islands....
19:08, 2019-08-26

Indonesia’s national police chief says 6 people have died in post-election rioting in the capital Jakarta JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesia’s national police chief says 6 people have died in post-election rioting in the capital Jakarta....
09:52, 2019-05-22

Indonesia picks McKinsey to help plan capital in the forest An Indonesian unit of management consultants McKinsey & Company has been appointed to conduct a feasibility study on moving the capital from the crow...
12:56, 2019-10-15

Indonesia's Jakarta hit by major power blackout An electricity outage has hit most areas of the Indonesian capital and some neighboring provinces on Java island. The blackout happened two days afte...
12:12, 2019-08-04

Indonesia election: Protesters clash with police in Jakarta Angry supporters of unsuccessful Indonesian presidential candidate Prabowo Subianto have resorted to violent protest in the streets of Jakarta. Subia...
06:08, 2019-05-22

Indonesia tells some Jakarta supermarkets to remove 'palm oil-free' products Indonesia, the world's top palm oil producer, has told some retailers in Jakarta to remove food products with "palm oil-free" labels from their shops...
18:24, 2019-08-22

Indonesia’s president calls for construction of giant sea wall around sinking Jakarta President Joko Widodo and his government are up against a tight timetable, including a forecast by experts that at the current rate, one-third of Jak...
05:20, 2019-07-28

Capital in waiting: trepidation in corner of Borneo earmarked as the new Jakarta Plan formally announced in August will see 1.5 million people move to new capital, but residents and conservationists have expressed deep concerns Su...
04:32, 2019-09-09

Indonesia's capital city isn't the only one sinking Indonesia announced Monday that the country would be relocating their capital city, because Jakarta is sinking into the Java Sea. But it's not the on...
13:28, 2019-08-27

Indonesia announces location of new capital on Borneo Indonesia's president has provided fresh details on the location and cost of a new capital on Borneo. The capital Jakarta is overcrowded and sinking....
11:12, 2019-08-26

Sleepy to sleepless? Indonesia's future capital in the forest By day, the unforgiving sun glares off the road beside Ipah's wooden home with blinding brightness as a passing motorbike stirs a swirl of dust....
03:28, 2019-09-04

Indonesia's capital curbs private cars in bid to cut choking pollution Indonesia's capital announced new curbs on private cars on Wednesday as it moves to rein in Jakarta's choking air pollution, but experts warned the m...
16:16, 2019-08-07

Indonesia security minister says authorities will block social media in certain areas as election protests rock capital JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesia security minister says authorities will block social media in certain areas as election protests rock capital....
09:52, 2019-05-22

Indonesia: hundreds of thousands protest at plan to outlaw extramarital sex Petition gathers more than 300,000 signatures in 24 hours after details of draft criminal code emergeA proposed new criminal code that could see stat...
08:24, 2019-09-20

Thailand might move its capital somewhere else because Bangkok is getting too busy and is constantly covered in smog Getty Bangkok residents were advised to stay inside and wear protective masks on Monday as toxic smog reached dangerous levels. The smog, which devel...
21:40, 2019-09-30

Indonesia finance minister defends plan to raise cigarette prices Indonesia's finance minister defended on Monday a plan to raise cigarette prices by more than a third from next year to reduce smoking rates, after s...
16:36, 2019-09-16

The major expenditures of NY’s $1.26B capital-spending plan ALBANY — In the final hours of this year’s legislative session, lawmakers passed a massive “big ugly” bill that jacks up state spending on capital pr...
04:24, 2019-06-22

Upcoming MTA capital plan remains shrouded in secrecy The cash-strapped MTA’s capital plan must be approved by its board in three weeks — but some board members are still yet to see it. “I don’t see why ...
01:24, 2019-09-10

MTA board, mayor greenlight $51.5 billion capital plan The MTA’s $51.5 billion capital plan inched closer to reality on Wednesday thanks to endorsements from both Mayor Bill de Blasio and the transi...
01:12, 2019-09-26

Harvey Weinstein's lawyers want to move his trial out of New York City because they say jurors may face 'intimidation' and 'pressure' in the media capital Lawyers of disgraced former mega-producer Harvey Weinstein, who's public exposure by over 50 women as an alleged sexual predator sparked the #MeToo m...
21:28, 2019-08-25

Barca plan move for 'new Iniesta' - Euro Papers "In today\u0027s Euro Papers it\u0027s all about the future of Barcelona\u0027s midfield."...
13:48, 2019-10-04

Why Chicago Fire plan to pay $60m to move back to an NFL stadium Twenty years on from the opening of the first soccer-specific stadium, should the Fire’s possible move back to an NFL venue prompt MLS to face some h...
11:20, 2019-05-17

Revealed: Typhoon contingency plan was to move matches 14 miles away • Yokohama’s back-up venue was the nearby Tokyo Stadium• Oita and Sapporo explored too late in wake of Typhoon HagibisWorld Rugby’s failure to proper...
17:20, 2019-10-11

USDA plan to move offices sparks concerns about research TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — The U.S. Department of Agriculture plans to relocate the headquarters of two research agencies to the Kansas City area, intensify...
19:12, 2019-06-13

Crystal Palace hold firm over Aaron Wan-Bissaka as Man Utd plan next move Crystal Palace are maintaining their strong stance with Aaron Wan-Bissaka after rejecting a second bid of around £50m from Manchester United for the ...
12:40, 2019-06-18

Tokyo mulls 3am Olympic marathon to counter IOC plan to move race "Tokyo, host of the 2020 Olympic Games, is considering making a proposal to start marathon and race walking events as early as 3:00 a.m."...
15:12, 2019-10-24

Trump greenlights Turkey’s plan to move against US Kurdish allies in northern Syria BLINDSIDED, BETRAYED: President Trump, overruling his advisers and blindsiding the Pentagon, has abruptly reversed course and endorsed Turkey’s immin...
13:48, 2019-10-07

Mazda ponders MX-5's future Japanese company could give hybrid or fully-electric powertrain to existing sports car Mazda bosses are deliberating on the next generation of its ex...
01:40, 2019-11-29

QPR hopes for Linford Christie Stadium move boosted as 81 per cent back plan in public consultation QPR's hopes of staying in the borough of Hammersmith and Fulham have been boosted after thousands backed their plans to move to the Linford Christie ...
13:20, 2019-06-24

California governor scraps $16 billion plan for 2 giant tunnels, wants one to move water from north to drier south SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California governor scraps $16 billion plan for 2 giant tunnels, wants one to move water from north to drier south ....
22:24, 2019-05-02

A popular blogger ponders a simpler life in ‘Enough’ Shauna M. Ahern, also known as Gluten-Free Girl, delivers a beautiful memoir about finding contentment....
20:52, 2019-10-08

Ask Amy: Woman ponders prospect of cruel stepmother A year after Mom dies, Dad remarries. New wife seems to be isolating Dad from former life....
06:12, 2019-05-25

Kyle Kuzma Ponders The Society In Which We Live Has Lakers forward Kyle Kuzma been hanging out with Kyrie Irving? Has he just seen Joker for a third time? Has he simply been pondering what it means...
21:32, 2019-10-21

Cowboys move 2019 third-round draft pick to IR, reportedly plan to promote RB Jordan Chunn from practice squad Moving Connor McGovern to IR is expected, as is the team taking last-minute steps to nudge Ezekiel Elliott...
17:32, 2019-09-02

Nigeria's twin town ponders cause of multiple births In a dusty school playground in southwest Nigeria, the rows of children lined up to return to their classrooms are dotted with the faces of identical...
16:00, 2019-04-09

In ‘Surfacing,’ Kathleen Jamie ponders the natural world and our place in it The poet and essayist recalls visiting two archaeological sites where “the past can spill out of the earth, become the present.”...
19:12, 2019-10-03

Trump goes on offensive over Biden and Ukraine as Schiff ponders impeachment Whistleblower scandal swirls over WashingtonBiden strikes back at Trump over corruption claimsTrumpworld went on the offensive on Sunday, over what t...
16:28, 2019-09-22

‘Hope never dies’: Venezuela opposition ponders what’s next after failed uprising As protesters returned to the streets on Saturday some voiced optimism while others showed signs of bafflement and angerWhen the tip off came late on...
23:12, 2019-05-04

Wistful Messi ponders future as Van Dijk talks up ‘unnatural’ duo "Lionel Messi says he hopes to continue playing for a “very long time” after picking up his record-breaking sixth Ballon d’Or on Monday night."...
10:08, 2019-12-03

Jakarta residents to sue government over severe air pollution The Indonesian capital topped the charts for the world’s most polluted city a dozen times in June Tired of breathing in some of the world’s filthiest...
03:28, 2019-07-02

In Jakarta's cemeteries they're stacking the dead six-deep What was meant to be a stopgap solution to a shortage of land for burial in the Indonesian capital has sparked family rifts and hit the poor the hard...
07:04, 2019-11-01

Gareth Southgate ponders formation switch after Czech Republic defeat • England manager considers switch back to three-man defence• Team faces Bulgaria in next Euro 2020 qualifierGareth Southgate has said he would consi...
00:24, 2019-10-13

Get $27,000 to move to Italy: That's this region's plan to attract newcomers Molise, a region in Italy where towns are afflicted with underpopulation, will launch a program that will pay newcomers a monthly stipend for three y...
01:24, 2019-09-13

Mario Lemina transfer: Arsenal and Man Utd target 'ready to move on' as part of two-year plan Arsenal and Manchester United target Mario Lemina says he is 'ready to move on' from Southampton as part of a long-term career plan....
13:56, 2019-07-10

Van der Poel ponders 2021 Tour de France debut with Tokyo 2020 in mind "Mathieu van der Poel admits he could make his Tour de France debut in 2021, but ruled out featuring in the Grand Tour next year because of the Olymp...
22:08, 2019-11-21

Jakarta to host green-friendly Formula E race next year Indonesia will host a Formula E round for the first time next June with drivers racing in central Jakarta, the all-electric racing series announced o...
13:16, 2019-09-20

Jakarta riots: Indonesian president says he will not tolerate threats to unity Second night of violence after six people died in clashes that flared after official election results gave Joko Widodo victoryPolitical tension over ...
05:00, 2019-05-23

FE adds Jakarta to 2019/20 calendar as late races shuffle back Formula E has officially added Jakarta to its 2019/20 season calendar, with its late-season races set to shuffle back as a result...
11:08, 2019-09-20

Fewer children, fewer climate risks? Niger ponders a controversial option NIAMEY (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Abdulaziz, Aminatu, Absatu, Abdulmanaf. Fahad. And, well, also Mansour. They are the names Zeinab Garba has in ...
13:00, 2019-10-07

Tanguy Ndombele confirms interest in joining 'big club' Tottenham as Lyon midfielder ponders summer transfer Tanguy Ndombele has called Tottenham a "big club" as he confirmed his interest in leaving Lyon for the Premier League club....
12:44, 2019-06-16

Baby boomers are expected to move out of 21 million homes across the US in the next 2 decades, but there's a major problem: Gen X and millennials probably won't want to move into them Ken Davies/Getty Images Nine million homes across the US are expected to hit the market between 2017 and 2027, wrote Laura Kusisto for The Wall Stree...
15:48, 2019-11-26

Could Toyota move for Ogier after Tanak makes Hyundai WRC move? After new champion Ott Tanak's shock move to Hyundai, the biggest question surrounding the 2020 World Rally Championship season is whether Toyota wil...
14:00, 2019-10-30

On Stranger Things, the plot starts to move, but no one can move on “It’s probably for his muscles or something,” Max tells El as the two stand over a now-melted ice bath in the Mayfield-Hargrove bathroom. “He works o...
19:36, 2019-07-04

Elizabeth Warren gains momentum in the 2020 race plan by plan The senator’s ‘I have a plan’ mantra has become a rallying cry as she edges her way to the top – but is it enough to get past the roadblocks of Biden...
08:56, 2019-06-09

Politicians, environmentalists weigh in on Blaine Higgs plan for ‘made-in-New Brunswick’ carbon plan NB Premier Blaine Higgs says Monday's election results give him no choice but to push forward with creating a provincial plan....
01:04, 2019-10-24

EU vs. Indonesia: Is it really a trade war? The European Union has slapped countervailing tariffs on imports of subsidized biodiesel from Indonesia. The southeast Asian country has threatened t...
15:08, 2019-08-16

Indonesia is trying to outlaw sex outside of marriage Indonesia is about to criminalize sex and living together outside marriage, in a move toward deeper religious piety in the world’s most populous Musl...
20:28, 2019-09-19

Indonesia haze: Why do forests keep burning? A smoky haze has blanketed the region, an annual phenomenon that affects millions of people....
10:49, 2019-09-16

Strong earthquake kills four in Indonesia A powerful undersea earthquake that struck off the Indonesian islands of Sumatra and Java has killed four people and damaged hundreds of buildings, t...
13:00, 2019-08-03

Fires Rage in Indonesia, Turning the Sky Red Wildfires burning across Indonesia have created respiratory problems for nearly a million people....
09:09, 2019-09-25

KFC Is Now Serving Chicken Skin In Indonesia As far as ideas go, KFC serving bags of crisp, fried chicken skin is an excellent one. Who doesn’t love the skin?...
13:40, 2019-05-30

Behind the student protests that have rocked Indonesia JAKARTA – He was once a boy scout and member of a patriotic flag-raising team in high school. But with student protests sweeping Jakarta and ot...
20:56, 2019-11-08

Strong earthquake kills at least one in Indonesia A powerful undersea earthquake that struck off the Indonesian islands of Sumatra and Java has killed at least one person and briefly displaced more t...
06:16, 2019-08-03

When disaster hits, Indonesia’s Islamists are first to help PALU, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesia’s Islamic Defenders Front is perhaps best known for its vigilante actions against gays, Christmas decorations ...
08:44, 2019-06-11

Indonesia floods, landslides kill at least 29 Landslides and floods triggered by torrential rain have killed at least 29 people in Indonesia, the disaster agency said on Monday, with thousands ta...
09:04, 2019-04-29

Disaster official: At least 30 dead in Indonesia fire JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — An Indonesia disaster official says at least 30 people were killed in a fire that swept through a house that doubled as a m...
10:56, 2019-06-21

Indonesia warns of further eruptions after volcano spews ash Indonesian officials warned on Monday against the prospect of further eruptions from an active volcano on the island of Sumatra after it emitted a hu...
12:04, 2019-06-10

Racing pigeon in Indonesia sells for over $100K A racing pigeon in Indonesia was reportedly sold for over $100,000, making it the most expensive bird sale in the country. Indonesia resident Robby E...
09:52, 2019-07-23

Indonesia fires turn sky an eerie blood red Skies over one province in Indonesia turned blood red over the weekend as a result of the country's widespread wildfires....
22:36, 2019-09-23

Skies in Indonesia turn ‘blood red’ with smoke It’s the sort of post-apocalyptic scene you’d read about in a Stephen King novel. For the residents of Jambi, a province of Indonesia, th...
18:48, 2019-09-24

Can President Jokowi transform Indonesia during his second term? During his second and final five-year term, Indonesian President Joko Widodo — popularly known as Jokowi — promises to transform the nation's economy...
15:56, 2019-10-21

Deadly rioting flares up again in Indonesia's Papua Fresh rioting in the province has left more than 30 dead as police pull bodies from the wreckage of buildings burned down by protesters. The uprising...
20:24, 2019-09-24

Australian DJ dies in bid to help friend on Indonesia's Bali Popular Australian DJ Adam Sky died in an accident at the weekend on the Indonesian holiday island of Bali, authorities said on Monday....
15:28, 2019-05-06

Indonesia to restore 200,000 hectares of peatland this year Indonesia's Peatland Restoration Agency said on Wednesday that it aims to restore 200,000 hectares of peatland in 2019, as it races to reach a 1 mill...
16:20, 2019-06-19

Thousands protest against new criminal code in Indonesia At least 40 injured in student protests over plans that include outlawing extramarital sexThousands of students have taken to the streets in Indonesi...
18:08, 2019-09-24

Overloaded boat capsizes in Indonesia, at least 17 dead JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesian police say an overloaded passenger boat has capsized off the main island of Java, killing at least 17 people and...
14:32, 2019-06-18

Indonesia to keep monitoring for potential tsunami until at least 1435 GMT Indonesia's geophysics agency said on Friday it would keep monitoring for the risk of a potential tsunami until at least 21:35 pm (1435 GMT) after a ...
16:12, 2019-08-02

Indonesia reverses tourist ban on Komodo Island Indonesia has canceled plans to close the popular Komodo Island for tourists, but will instead impose a limit on the number of visitors to protect it...
09:48, 2019-10-02

Sent to Indonesia by a Fake Film Executive? The F.B.I. Wants to Talk to You Someone impersonating high-profile leaders in the entertainment industry is conning people seeking work....
03:00, 2019-07-16

KFC is now selling fried chicken skin, but you'll have to go to Indonesia to get it KFC Indonesia Five KFC locations in Indonesia have added chicken skin to their menus. Online customer response to the chicken skin has been overwhel...
22:08, 2019-06-05

Death toll rises in Indonesia earthquake A 6.5 magnitude earthquake has struck the capital city of Ambon in the eastern province of Maluku. Most of the victims were killed by collapsing hous...
13:08, 2019-09-27

Inmates set fire to prison during riot in Indonesia JAKARTA, Indonesia — Hundreds of police and soldiers have retaken control of a prison in western Indonesia following a riot on Thursday, officials sa...
20:40, 2019-05-16

The Amazon, Siberia, Indonesia: A World of Fire The growing intensity of wildfires and their spread to new corners of the globe raises fears that climate change is exacerbating the dangers....
19:40, 2019-08-28

Indonesia's Munandar dies after crash at Sepang "Indonesian rider Afridza Munandar died after a crash in the Idemitsu Asia Talent Cup (IATC) race at the Sepang International Circuit on Saturday."...
13:20, 2019-11-02

S&P upgrades Indonesia credit after Widodo election win JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Ratings agency Standard & Poor’s has upgraded Indonesia’s sovereign credit rating following the election of Jok...
09:40, 2019-05-31

'Voice of Germany' favorite is newcomer from Indonesia Claudia Emmanuela Santoso moved from Indonesia to Germany in 2018. The talented singer might just win a German reality talent show, "The Voice of Ger...
13:12, 2019-11-06

Strong quake near Indonesia's Ambon kills at least 20 A magnitude 6.5 earthquake that hit Indonesia's eastern province of Maluku has killed at least 20 people, damaged buildings and sent people fleeing t...
14:28, 2019-09-26

Indonesia Wants ‘Halal Tourism.’ But Some Want to Wrestle Pigs. A Christian community on the shores of Lake Toba is pushing back against Indonesia’s rising religious conservatism with a party devoted to all things...
09:36, 2019-11-08

Four dead after quake hits off Indonesia coast JAKARTA, Indonesia — Indonesian authorities say a 6.8 magnitude earthquake that hit off Java island has killed four people and damaged more than 200 ...
12:52, 2019-08-03

6.8-magnitude earthquake strikes off of Indonesia, kills 1 One person died of a heart attack amid the panic in the province of Banten on Java and at least four others were injured, Indonesia's disaster mitiga...
06:00, 2019-08-03

Scores of aftershocks hit Indonesia after quake kills two Indonesia's Moluccas islands was hit by scores of aftershocks on Monday after an earthquake killed at least two people, prompting hundreds of people ...
10:48, 2019-07-15

Friday's best photos: Indonesia protests and VR headsets The Guardian’s picture editors select photo highlights from around the world Continue reading......
15:52, 2019-05-10

Quake causes panic in eastern Indonesia; one killed A magnitude 7.3 earthquake struck the Moluccas islands in eastern Indonesia on Sunday, the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) reported, killing one person...
19:40, 2019-07-14

Indonesia: tsunami warning lifted after large earthquake An earthquake with a magnitude of 7.1 was recorded on Thursday off the coast of an Indonesian island. Its epicenter was more than 100 kilometers offs...
20:32, 2019-11-14

Indonesia lifts tsunami alert after powerful quake Indonesia's meteorology and geophysics agency said in a message on its Twitter account it had lifted a tsunami alert after a powerful earthquake stru...
20:48, 2019-11-14

Indonesia says ramping up push against mercury in mining, industry Indonesia on Tuesday said it was beefing up its efforts to phase out the use of toxic metal mercury in sectors such as mining, healthcare and manufac...
09:36, 2019-05-07

Indonesia government considering harsher punishments for forest burners Indonesian authorities are studying a plan to mete out harsher penalties to companies found burning forest and peat land, an environment ministry off...
15:36, 2019-09-23

Indonesia says scrapping plans to close Komodo island Indonesia has decided it does not need to close the eastern island of Komodo next year as planned because its population of rare Komodo dragons is re...
16:48, 2019-09-30

Earthquake of 6.2 magnitude strikes in eastern Indonesia: agency An earthquake of 6.2 magnitude struck in eastern Indonesia on Monday, the European monitoring agency said, but there were no immediate report of any ...
09:08, 2019-06-17

Indonesia matchstick factory fire kills dozens Three children were identified among the dead, Indonesian authorities said. An Indonesian official said women working at the warehouse "likely brough...
12:00, 2019-06-21

Security bolstered as challenge to Indonesia vote begins JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Authorities bolstered security in the Indonesian capital as hearings began in a court challenge to the results of AprilR...
08:16, 2019-06-14

Large earthquake off Indonesia, tsunami warning issued An earthquake with a magnitude of 7.1 was recorded on Thursday off the coast of an Indonesian island. Its epicenter was more than 100 kilometers offs...
19:12, 2019-11-14

Magnitude 7.4 quake strikes near Moluccas, Indonesia: USGS An earthquake with a magnitude of 7.4 has struck 134 kilometers northwest of Temate, Moluccas, Indonesia, the U.S. Geological Survey said....
18:16, 2019-11-14

Indonesia suspects outbreak of African swine fever An outbreak of African swine fever in Indonesia's North Sumatra province has been detected by laboratory tests carried out after the deaths of thousa...
10:52, 2019-11-08

Indonesia to lift internet ban in rebellious Papua region Jakarta said the internet had been blocked to stop hateful messages and fake news that were fueling unrest in Papua. Media and free speech advocates ...
19:16, 2019-09-05

Indonesia to raise cigarette prices by more than a third at start of 2020 Indonesia will raise the minimum price of cigarettes by more than a third from January next year, a finance ministry spokesman said on Friday, as par...
14:00, 2019-09-13

The Latest: Police chief says 6 reported dead in Indonesia JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — The Latest on post-election protests in Indonesia (all times local): 2 p.m. Indonesian police say based on reports from hos...
09:52, 2019-05-22

Hundreds protest as Indonesia confirms president’s re-election The General Election Commission (KPU) confirmed unofficial counts by private pollsters in the April 17 election, giving Widodo a 55.5 percent share o...
18:40, 2019-05-21

Indonesia blames Malaysian companies for some forest fires Indonesia on Friday blamed four Malaysian companies, including the world's biggest producer of sustainable palm oil, for causing some of the forest f...
12:08, 2019-09-13

Indonesia sentences Frenchman to death for drug crimes Felix Dorfin has been sentenced to death in a surprise verdict after prosecutors asked for a 20-year jail term. Indonesia has some of the world's str...
10:56, 2019-05-20

Inmates riot, set fire at prison in western Indonesia JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Security forces have retaken control of a prison in western Indonesia following a riot. A spokeswoman for the Correctional ...
16:32, 2019-05-16

Indonesia hits back at Malaysia over forest fires Indonesia on Friday rejected Malaysian complaints about hazardous smoke drifting from its forest fires across the border, saying blazes were also rag...
11:16, 2019-09-13

6 dead in Indonesia riots, gov’t restricts social media JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Six people have died in election rioting in the Indonesian capital, authorities said Wednesday, as supporters of the losing...
10:48, 2019-05-22

Defeated Indonesia candidate to challenge vote at top court JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — The defeated candidate in Indonesia’s presidential election is expected to file a court challenge to the result as ca...
06:40, 2019-05-23

Haze has likely affected palm oil production in Indonesia: analyst Fry Haze due to forest fires in top palm oil producer Indonesia has likely affected the quality of palm fruits and production of the vegetable oil this y...
13:40, 2019-10-31

FROM THE FIELD: ‘Race is on’ to halt biodiversity loss in Indonesia The “race is on” in Indonesia to halt the illegal trade in wildlife and the loss of biodiversity according to the UN Development Programme (UNDP).The...
22:56, 2019-05-09

Lion Air: Indonesia says 'design flaws' contributed to crash A malfunctioning sensor and poorly trained pilots were contributing factors to the crash of a Boeing 737 Max, Indonesian regulators have concluded. T...
11:48, 2019-10-25

One dead, four hurt after quake hits off Indonesia coast JAKARTA, Indonesia — Indonesian authorities say one person has died of a heart attack and more 100 houses are damaged after a 6.8 magnitude earthquak...
08:52, 2019-08-03

Rare giant white manta ray spotted in Indonesia This majestic creature is extremely rare because albinism for marine mammals presents several life-threatening challenges.     &...
17:08, 2019-06-11

Diving to save Indonesia's coral reefs from plastic Tenia Lestari leads a network of volunteer divers who clear rubbish from the coral reefs and recycle what they find....
01:12, 2019-11-21

Thousands pray for rain in Indonesia as forests go up in smoke Thousands of Indonesians prayed for rain in haze-hit towns on the islands of Sumatra and Borneo on Wednesday, as forest fires raged at the height of ...
10:48, 2019-09-11

Indonesia lifts tsunami warning after powerful earthquake A magnitude 6.9 earthquake has struck off Indonesia's Java island, rocking the capital Jakarta. After initially urging people in coastal areas to mov...
17:24, 2019-08-02

Indonesia lifts tsunami warning after strong quake Indonesia's geophysics agency lifted a tsunami warning on Friday after a strong quake off the islands of Sumatra and Java....
17:16, 2019-08-02

Indonesia issues tsunami warning after powerful earthquake A magnitude 6.8 earthquake has struck southwest Indonesia, rocking the capital Jakarta. A tsunami issue has been issued, with disaster agency officia...
15:16, 2019-08-02

Quake hits sea off Indonesia, but tsunami warning lifted A powerful earthquake struck off the Indonesian islands of Sumatra and Java on Friday, triggering a two-hour tsunami warning that sent coastal-dwelle...
17:16, 2019-08-02

Indonesia: Mass arrests after IS-linked suicide bombing Indonesian police have arrested at least 43 suspected militants in relation to an attack on a police station last week. A suicide bomber with alleged...
12:00, 2019-11-18

Man who helped set adultery laws flogged for having affair in Indonesia An Indonesian man who worked for a religious organisation that helped draft the country's adultery laws has been publicly caned for having an affair ...
22:52, 2019-11-01

Indonesia blocks internet in Papua amid unrest Indonesian authorities imposed an internet blackout in Indonesian-ruled parts of New Guinea after violent unrest. The move aims to stop the spread of...
09:57, 2019-08-22

Indonesia blocking social media to 'maintain democracy' Indonesian authorities have been criticized for blocking social media during violent post-election riots in Jakarta. DW asked Indonesian Communicatio...
14:40, 2019-05-24

Volcano on Indonesia’s Bali erupts, flights canceled JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Bali’s airport has canceled flights following an eruption of the Mount Agung volcano that spread ash over the south o...
20:40, 2019-05-24

Indonesia swine fever outbreak kills more than 4,000 pigs More than 4,000 pigs have died after an outbreak of swine fever in the Indonesian province of North Sumatra, the head of the area's food security and...
13:20, 2019-11-06

Brazil asks for WTO investigation of Indonesia on poultry trade The Brazilian government has formally asked the World Trade Organization (WTO) to open a panel to investigate Indonesian policies on Brazil's poultry...
03:04, 2019-06-15

Lax law enforcement causing Indonesia's forest fires: Greenpeace Land and forest fires are becoming very common in Indonesia. International environment watchdog Greenpeace says the government needs to strictly enfo...
16:32, 2019-09-17

Indonesia police allege plot to kill top officials JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesian police say four senior officials, including two Cabinet ministers and the national spy chief, were targeted for ...
10:28, 2019-05-28

Indonesia raises minimum age for brides to end child marriage JAKARTA – Indonesia’s parliament has revised the country’s marriage law to lift the minimum age at which women can marry by three years to 19, ...
20:00, 2019-09-17

Malaysian PM to write to Indonesia's leader as row over haze flares Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad is writing to Indonesia's leader to raise his concern about cross-border haze, Malaysia's environment minis...
11:48, 2019-09-12

Indonesia's Pertamina says oil spill recovery will take until March 2020 Clean-up efforts after an oil spill from a well in Indonesia's Java Sea will take until at least March next year, state energy firm Pertamina said on...
10:20, 2019-08-08

Indonesia parades 5 foreigners arrested for drugs on Bali DENPASAR, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesian police in Bali have arrested an American, two Spaniards and two Russians for selling cocaine on the island. Pol...
09:40, 2019-05-31

Indonesia haze: What it's like breathing in Asia's hazardous smoke Authorities have tried to clamp down on the fires causing the annual haze - so why is it still happening?...
12:12, 2019-09-19

Indonesia jails Polish tourist who met Papuan activists JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — A Polish tourist has been sentenced to five years prison in Indonesia for treason after meeting with Papuan independence su...
11:56, 2019-05-02

Indonesia to close island in bid to save Komodo dragons Indonesia plans to close its eastern island of Komodo to the public next year in a bid to conserve rare Komodo dragons, the largest living species of...
13:40, 2019-07-23

Indonesia lifts tsunami warning in Sulawesi after 6.8 quake A tsunami warning issued after a 6.8 magnitude quake struck off Sulawesi island in Indonesia has been lifted, the country's geophysics agency said....
15:24, 2019-04-12

Indonesia accuses two Singaporeans over imported plastic waste Indonesia is accusing two Singaporeans of importing 87 containers of plastic scrap without the correct permits, an official said on Thursday, marking...
12:16, 2019-10-03

Shallow, strong earthquake rattles Indonesia’s Papua ABEPURA, Indonesia (AP) — A strong, shallow earthquake has rocked Indonesia’s easternmost province, and authorities say there have been no init...
05:08, 2019-06-24

Quake with 7.3 magnitude strikes in eastern Indonesia: USGS An earthquake with a magnitude of 7.3 struck southeast of the city of Ternate, in the Moluccas in the eastern area of Indonesia, the U.S. Geological ...
12:08, 2019-07-14

Court rules against challenge to Indonesia election result JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesia’s top court ruled Thursday against a challenge to the country’s election results that alleged massive...
16:48, 2019-06-27

Strong earthquake recorded in Indonesia’s Banda Sea, no tsunami JAKARTA, Indonesia — A strong earthquake struck Monday in Indonesia’s Banda Sea, but authorities said there is no tsunami threat. The U.S. Geol...
06:48, 2019-06-24

Large earthquake off Indonesia felt in northern Australia A deep earthquake in the Banda Sea shook parts of Indonesia, East Timor and Australia. The giant tremor did not cause a tsunami and there no initial ...
08:28, 2019-06-24

Indonesia sinks 51 foreign boats to fight against poaching JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesian authorities have resumed their tough stance against illegal fishing in the country’s water by sinking 51 f...
15:00, 2019-05-04

Undersea quake south of Indonesia's Bali causes brief panic An undersea earthquake with a magnitude of 6.1 struck south of Indonesia's Bali on Tuesday, the European earthquake monitoring agency EMSC said, caus...
05:56, 2019-07-16

Indonesia bans protests ahead of presidential inauguration JAKARTA – Indonesia will deploy more than 30,000 police and military personnel to ensure security for Sunday’s inauguration of President Joko W...
21:32, 2019-10-15

Amnesty wants impartial probe of Indonesia police violence JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Amnesty International is calling for an independent investigation into allegations of police brutality and unlawful killing...
10:16, 2019-06-26

Six dead after strong quake strikes near Indonesia's Ambon At least six people died on Thursday after a magnitude 6.5 earthquake hit Indonesia's eastern province of Maluku, damaging buildings and sending peop...
12:40, 2019-09-26

Indonesia's famed Komodo Island will limit tourism Indonesia says it will start a membership program that will restrict the number of people allowed to visit Komodo Island in hopes of increasing the i...
18:16, 2019-10-03

Indonesia military: Use of child soldiers a rights violation JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — An Indonesian military spokesman says any use of child soldiers by Papuan independence fighters would be a violation of hum...
14:08, 2019-06-25

Indonesia shuts some schools as haze again clouds the skies Indonesia warned its citizens of more choking smoke from forest fires on Tuesday as several provinces closed schools due to worsening air quality....
10:04, 2019-10-15

Indonesia pardons woman jailed for recording harassment Baiq Nuril Maknun had been sentenced to six months for documenting boss’s lewd callsIndonesia’s parliament has unanimously approved an amnesty for a ...
17:20, 2019-07-25

Army helicopter with 12 aboard missing in Indonesia’s Papua JAYAPURA, Indonesia (AP) — A military helicopter carrying 12 people has gone missing in Indonesia’s easternmost province of Papua. Papua milita...
16:16, 2019-06-28

FE in "advanced" talks over Indonesia race, could get 2019/20 slot ABB FIA Formula E is in "advanced negotiations" with Jakarta about holding a race in the Indonesian capital city as early as next season...
16:04, 2019-07-14

Indonesia launches agency to manage environment funds Indonesia launched an agency to manage funds for climate change management on Wednesday as part of its efforts to meet its climate goals....
11:36, 2019-10-09

One dead after strong quake strikes near Indonesia's Ambon At least one person died on Thursday after a magnitude 6.5 earthquake hit Indonesia's eastern province of Maluku, damaging buildings and sending peop...
06:04, 2019-09-26

Indonesia arrests suspected leader of Jemaah Islamiyah JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesian police say they have arrested a man believed to be the leader of the al-Qaida-linked Jemaah Islamiyah network wh...
13:44, 2019-07-01

Extreme flooding leads to deaths in Indonesia and Mozambique Dozens of people have died in Indonesia and Mozambique as a result of storms and flooding, possibly driven by climate change...
17:40, 2019-04-30

Indonesia needs $15 billion investment to meet geothermal target by 2025 Indonesia may require an estimated $15 billion in investment to meet its target of reaching 7.2 gigawatts (GW) of geothermal power capacity by 2025 a...
12:24, 2019-08-13

Indonesia nabs Russian trying to smuggle baby otters, scorpions Indonesian authorities have arrested a Russian on the holiday island of Bali after he was found trying to smuggle baby otters and scorpions out of th...
12:12, 2019-05-24

Indonesia's planned cigarette tax hike to lead to production cut, layoffs Plans by the Indonesian government to raise tobacco excise tax and minimum cigarette prices next year will force companies to cut production and pote...
15:56, 2019-09-18

Indonesia's parliament delays approval for levy on plastic bags Indonesian members of parliament have decided to delay confirmation of a government plan for a levy on plastic bags, but the finance minister said sh...
08:36, 2019-07-03

Indonesia plans permanent moratorium on new forest clearance: minister Indonesia's moratorium on new forest clearing for palm plantations or logging operations, which has been regularly extended since 2011, will become p...
13:08, 2019-06-12

6 dead in Indonesia riots, government restricts social media JAKARTA, Indonesia — Six people have died in election rioting in the Indonesian capital, authorities said Wednesday, as supporters of the losing pres...
12:04, 2019-05-22

Inside Jennifer Lawrence and Cooke Maroney's Honeymoon in Indonesia Jennifer Lawrence and Cooke Maroney's have embarked on an idyllic honeymoon after saying "I do." The Oscar winner and her art gallerist beau tied the...
01:04, 2019-11-07

Challenge to Indonesia vote makes big claims, weak on proof JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — The court challenge to Indonesia’s presidential election from the losing candidate claims that the police, intelligen...
11:04, 2019-05-29

Indonesia's much-loved disaster agency chief dies of cancer Sutopo Purwo Nugroho was known throughout the disaster-prone nation for his humour and sense of dutySutopo Purwo Nugroho, Indonesia’s highly regarded...
08:32, 2019-07-07

Indonesia president makes moratorium on forest clearance permanent Indonesian President Joko Widodo has issued a permanent moratorium on new forest clearance for activities such as palm plantations or logging, the en...
12:48, 2019-08-08

Indonesia's Pertamina says plugging undersea oil spill in Java will take weeks Indonesia's state energy firm Pertamina said on Thursday it will take weeks to plug an oil spill at its Offshore North West Java (ONWJ) facility, whi...
14:56, 2019-07-25

Death toll in east Indonesia quake rises to 30, many still in shelters The death toll from a strong earthquake in Indonesia's eastern province of Maluku has risen to 30 people, the national disaster mitigation agency (BN...
11:00, 2019-09-29

Indonesia's ragtag firefighters on frontline of Borneo's forest blazes From soon after sunrise, a group of volunteers gathers every day on Indonesia's portion of Borneo island to throw themselves into the desperate fight...
16:04, 2019-09-20

Volcano erupts on Indonesia's Bali causing flight cancellations A volcano erupted on the Indonesian holiday island of Bali, causing some overnight flight cancellations to and from Australia as an ash cloud rose in...
10:16, 2019-05-25

Indonesia plans cloud seeding to avoid crop failure Indonesia is preparing to carry out cloud seeding in an effort to trigger rainfall to prevent harvest failure and forest fire, the disaster mitigatio...
14:44, 2019-07-22

Indonesia sends more troops to quell fresh Papua unrest Indonesia has deployed additional troops to the restive province of West Papua amid spreading violence and protests there over the past several days....
15:24, 2019-08-21

Indonesia will implement IMO low-sulfur fuel rule on schedule: ministry Indonesian-flagged ships will comply with new low-sulfur fuel rules that start next year, the country's Ministry of Transportation said on Tuesday, a...
12:24, 2019-08-20

Donald Trump Jr., in Indonesia, Defends Family’s Global Business On a trip to promote Trump-branded resorts, the president’s son said his father “wouldn’t make decisions on a country based on a real estate deal.”...
11:12, 2019-08-13

Indonesia lifts tsunami warning after magnitude 6.8 quake off Sulawesi Indonesia lifted a tsunami warning but urged people to remain vigilant and evacuate to higher ground after an earthquake of magnitude 6.8 struck off ...
15:56, 2019-04-12

Indonesia lifts tsunami alert after powerful quake causes panic A powerful earthquake struck near Indonesia's Moluccas islands on Thursday, prompting panicked residents to flee to higher ground, though a tsunami a...
21:08, 2019-11-14

Indonesia green group calls for probe into death of activist Indonesia's biggest environmental group on Thursday called for an independent investigation into the death of one of its activists after pointing out...
15:20, 2019-10-10

Indonesia raises minimum age for brides in push to end child marriage Indonesia has raised the legal age that women can marry in the country by three years, in a bid to curb child exploitation....
17:00, 2019-09-17

Indonesia quake damages some homes, churches as residents return At least two people were injured and some churches and homes damaged after a powerful earthquake struck eastern Indonesia, although residents who had...
07:40, 2019-11-15

Indonesia issues tsunami alert after powerful quake causes panic Indonesia issued a tsunami alert on Thursday after a powerful earthquake struck in the sea near the Moluccas, prompting panicked islanders to flee to...
20:48, 2019-11-14

Indonesia issues tsunami warning after magnitude 6.8 quake off Sulawesi Indonesia issued a tsunami warning on Friday, urging people to evacuate to higher ground after an earthquake of magnitude 6.8 struck off the coast of...
15:08, 2019-04-12

A Season of Fire Tests Indonesia’s Efforts to Curb Deforestation At issue is whether recent successes had more to do with the weather and less with policy changes....
16:24, 2019-10-11

Indonesia sends rubbish back to Australia and says it's too contaminated to recycle Indonesian officials say containers of paper contaminated by electronic waste, used cans and plastic bottlesIndonesia says it will immediately send e...
09:56, 2019-07-09

Malnutrition, disease kill at least 139 displaced in Indonesia's Papua - group Thousands of people in Indonesia's easternmost province of Papua have been displaced by fighting between soldiers and separatists, and at least 139 o...
15:00, 2019-07-18

Indonesia threatens to report countries for refusing to take back waste Indonesia's environment ministry said on Thursday it would report countries to the Basel Convention, an international treaty on waste reduction, if t...
11:28, 2019-10-31

Indonesia hopes for environmental nod soon for battery-grade nickel plants Indonesia's coordinating minister who oversees mining said on Monday he hoped environmental impact studies for factories to produce battery-grade nic...
16:00, 2019-11-18

Tsunami warning after magnitude 7 quake strikes off Indonesia's Sumatra An earthquake of magnitude 7 struck off Indonesia's island of Sumatra on Friday, the United States Geological Survey (USGS)said....
14:36, 2019-08-02

Cash for trash: Indonesia village banks on waste recycling Indonesia's crackdown on imported foreign waste has upset the village of Bangun, where residents say they earn more money sorting through piles of ga...
04:08, 2019-08-16

Australia considers joint bid with Indonesia to host 2034 World Cup FFA confirms it has held talks with Asian nationAustralia is bidding to host 2023 Women’s World CupFootball Federation Australia has revealed it has ...
07:28, 2019-06-27

Mass deforestation: How trade fells trees in Brazil and Indonesia Hunger for beef, palm oil, soy and timber fuels rainforest clearance at enormous scales, especially in Brazil and Indonesia. That matters for climate...
12:52, 2019-05-01

Quake of magnitude 7 strikes Indonesia's island of Sulawesi: USGS An earthquake of magnitude 7 struck Indonesia's island of Sulawesi on Friday, the United States Geological Survey said....
14:20, 2019-04-12

Leuser rainforest: Baby orangutans rescued from Indonesia's pet trade As Indonesian orangutans come into closer contact with humans, they are at increasing risk of capture....
00:08, 2019-05-01

Indonesia election: Deaths reported as protesters clash with police Angry supporters of unsuccessful Indonesian presidential candidate Prabowo Subianto have resorted to violent protest in the streets of Jakarta. The c...
07:16, 2019-05-22

Indonesia v Malaysia: a cauldron of passion and an armoured personnel carrier There’s no love lost between the south-east Asia rivals prompting Malaysia’s request for protection in Jakarta for World Cup qualifierThe biggest and...
13:00, 2019-09-04

Police ordered to pull their weight as Indonesia fights obesity An Indonesian province has put 50 overweight police on a crash program of aerobics, swimming and jogging, telling them they'd better shape up for the...
11:12, 2019-07-26

'Dangerous' air pollution in Indonesia's Borneo leads to school closures Schools in two cities in the Indonesian part of Borneo island will be closed for a week after smoke from forest fires caused air quality to hit "dang...
16:12, 2019-09-15

Indonesia has not imposed tough enough penalties for plantation fires: Greenpeace Indonesia has not imposed serious enough penalties on pulpwood and palm oil firms that had large fires on their land from 2015 to 2018 and more fires...
13:41, 2019-09-24

Undersea quake strikes south of Bali in Indonesia - EMSC An undersea earthquake with a magnitude of 6.1 struck south of the Indonesian tourist island of Bali on Tuesday, the European earthquake monitoring a...
03:00, 2019-07-16

Indonesia, Malaysia send letter protesting EU palm oil curbs The leaders of Indonesia and Malaysia, the world's two biggest palm oil producers, sent a letter of objection to the European Union criticizing its d...
16:00, 2019-04-09

Earthquake of 7.5 magnitude hits remote area of Indonesia: USGS An earthquake of magnitude 7.5 struck in a remote area of Indonesia in the Banda Sea on Monday, the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) said, but there wer...
05:40, 2019-06-24

Quake causes panic in eastern Indonesia; no reports of major damage A magnitude 7.3 earthquake struck the Moluccas islands in eastern Indonesia on Sunday, the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) reported, causing panic amon...
15:48, 2019-07-14

Malaysia complains of smog from Indonesia as forest fires flare Malaysia's science ministry will urge Indonesia to take immediate action to fight haze, it said on Friday, as Jakarta detected a spike in the number ...
12:00, 2019-09-06

Police arrest Indonesia business owner after deadly fire JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesian police have arrested the owner and two managers of an unregulated factory in North Sumatra that was engulfed by ...
13:16, 2019-06-23

Indonesia to push back palm replanting target beyond 2025 Indonesia could take at least 12 years to complete a program of replanting palm-growing areas after a farm ministry official said it was revising dow...
08:08, 2019-09-19

Indonesia says some forest fires started on Malaysian-controlled land Indonesia's environment minister said on Friday some forest fires in its territory had started on land used by subsidiaries of Malaysian companies, a...
17:52, 2019-09-13

Indonesia: Suspected suicide bombing at Medan police headquarters Several officers were injured in an explosion outside the police headquarters in the Indonesian city of Medan. The blast is suspected to be a suicide...
05:12, 2019-11-13

Two critically endangered elephants found dead in a week in Indonesia Indonesian authorities suspect a Sumatran elephant found dead in a palm oil plantation may have been poisoned or electrocuted, marking the second tim...
12:40, 2019-11-22

Indonesia allocates 9.59 million kilolitres biodiesel for 2020: document Indonesia's energy ministry allocated 9.59 million kilolitres (KL) of unblended biodiesel for its mandatory biofuel program in 2020, a ministerial de...
08:04, 2019-10-18

Indonesia cracks down on online tobacco ads to deter young smokers Indonesia, the world's fourth biggest producer of cigarettes, will crack down on online tobacco advertisements in a bid to target youthful smokers, t...
09:44, 2019-06-14

Undersea quake near Indonesia's Bali causes panic, minor damage An undersea earthquake with a magnitude of 6.1 struck south of Indonesia's Bali on Tuesday, the European earthquake monitoring agency EMSC said, caus...
07:04, 2019-07-16

Indonesia police arrest 9 suspects ahead of election results JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesian police say they have arrested nine suspected militants following a tipoff about a possible attack during the ann...
14:44, 2019-05-16

Two-Headed Snake, Fitting Palm Of Hand, Spotted In Indonesia Residents of a village in Bali got a shock when they spotted a two-headed snake in their midst -- a rare find in the wild....
03:56, 2019-09-06

Joko Widodo declared winner of Indonesia's presidential election Indonesia's electoral officials rushed to declare incumbent president Joko Widodo the winner of the recent presidential poll amid fears of violence. ...
02:12, 2019-05-21

Indonesia matchstick factory fire kills dozens of people Three children were identified among the dead, Indonesian authorities said. An Indonesian official said women working at the warehouse "likely brough...
13:32, 2019-06-21

Indonesia police tear gas students protesting sex, graft laws Thousands gathered in cities around Indonesia to protest plans to criminalize premarital sex and weaken the country's corruption-fighting agency. Law...
17:16, 2019-09-24

Indonesia's plastic recycling exports hit by tougher rules on imported waste Indonesia's exports of recycled plastic have plunged by 70% in the past few months due to a shortage of materials needed for production since Jakarta...
15:12, 2019-08-23

Indonesia lifts tsunami warning after weekend quake, no damage reported There were no reports on Monday of major damage in Indonesia from a weekend earthquake of magnitude 6.9 off the northeastern coast of the island of S...
05:36, 2019-07-08

6.9 magnitude quake strikes in eastern Indonesia, tsunami alert issued A 6.9 magnitude earthquake struck off the northeastern coast of Indonesia’s Sulawesi island late on Sunday, according to the U.S. Geological Survey, ...
20:32, 2019-07-07

Strong quake strikes Indonesia's Seram island, no tsunami risk A 6.8-magnitude earthquake hit Seram island in Indonesia's eastern Maluku province early on Thursday causing damage to some buildings, but there was ...
03:44, 2019-09-26

Indonesia’s top court jails woman who reported workplace sexual harassment Indonesia’s Supreme Court has jailed a woman who tried to report her employer for alleged sexual harassment, in a ruling that rights groups fear will...
21:16, 2019-07-05

Indonesia urges public to report civil servants over ‘radical’ content JAKARTA – Indonesia launched a website on Tuesday that would allow the public to report “radical” content posted by civil servants, as authorit...
20:08, 2019-11-12

Indonesia riots: protesters clash with security forces over election result Supporters of Prabowo Subianto, who lost the vote, set fire to vehicles in JakartaSupporters of an unsuccessful presidential candidate have clashed w...
04:04, 2019-05-22

Malaysia fans perform collective chants before game with Indonesia – video Malaysia football fans put on an impressive display before their 2022 World Cup qualifier with Indonesia. Around 80,000 fans were packed into the nat...
18:04, 2019-11-19

Adjust: Indonesia, Brazil, and South Korea are fastest-growing app markets Adjust said that Indonesia, Brazil, and South Korea are the fastest-growing countries when it comes to app market growth.Read More...
15:16, 2019-05-14

Indonesia is returning tons of ‘contaminated’ waste back to developed countries The 49 containers at Batam port near Singapore will be returned to Australia, the US, France, Germany and Hong Kong after inspections showed their co...
18:20, 2019-07-09

The US government has pushed Indonesia to remove requirements on foreign card networks This story was delivered to Business Insider Intelligence Payments & Commerce subscribers earlier this morning. To get this story plus others to your...
17:44, 2019-10-07

Outcry at Indonesia draft criminal code that could see unmarried couples jailed New draft bill, decades in the making, could also criminalise insulting the president and tightens abortion laws Indonesia is set to pass a new crimi...
08:08, 2019-09-19

F2's Sean Gelael to make Citroen-supported Indonesia rally outing Prema Racing Formula 2 driver Sean Gelael will drive a Citroen Racing-supported C3 R5 in the Indonesian Rally Championship finale, in the same place ...
17:16, 2019-10-31

Indonesia cancels Komodo island closure, saying tourists are no threat to dragons U-turn announced after environment minister said populations of the ancient lizard remained stable despite influx of visitorsIndonesian authorities h...
05:40, 2019-10-01

Indonesia could take back 1.4 million hectares of land from palm planters: official The Indonesian government could take back 1.4 million hectares (3.5 million acres) of forest as part of its ban on land clearing for palm plantations...
13:20, 2019-10-10

Indonesia hikes state health insurer's premiums to plug deficit Indonesia's state health insurer will raise regular customers' premiums starting 2020 to patch up deficits and the government will chip in to cover t...
11:44, 2019-10-30

7.1 magnitude quake strikes in eastern Indonesia, tsunami warning issued A 7.1 magnitude quake struck off the northeastern coast of Indonesia's Sulawesi island late on Sunday, prompting authorities to issue a tsunami warni...
18:32, 2019-07-07

BREAKING: Huge 7.3 magnitude earthquake strikes tourist hotspot Indonesia A MASSIVE 7.3 magnitude earthquake has hit popular tourist destination Indonesia this morning....
12:40, 2019-07-14

Indonesia plans new rules to curb jump in imports of plastic waste Indonesia plans tighter rules to combat a surge in imports of plastic waste, such as a registry of trash exporters and tougher border checks, officia...
14:56, 2019-07-26

'Dark day for human rights': Subianto named as Indonesia's defence minister General who has been accused of abuses is named in cabinet of Joko Widodo, against whom he ran for presidentThe Indonesian president, Joko Widodo, ha...
06:54, 2019-10-23

Indonesia sends thousands of security personnel to combat forest fires Indonesia is deploying thousands of military and police to douse forest fires after declaring an emergency in six provinces on the island of Sumatra ...
14:24, 2019-07-31

'Moral panic' over gender identity film sparks backlash in Indonesia Director gets death threats as 93,000 sign petition to have ‘LGBT film’ Memories of My Body banned lest young ‘imitate behaviour’The release of an aw...
08:12, 2019-05-16

Indonesia earthquake: Tsunami warning after massive 7.4 magnitude tremor strikes The huge earthquake has struck in the Molucca Sea near Ternate, which is the largest city in the Indonesian province of North Maluku and an island in...
19:24, 2019-11-14

Indonesia becomes latest Southeast Asian country to return waste to the West Indonesia has sent back a consignment of Canadian paper waste, imported via the United States, because it was contaminated with material including pl...
13:48, 2019-06-17

Indonesia riots: Six dead as protesters clash with troops over election results At least Six people have been killed and 200 injured in riots in Jakarta as protests over Indonesia's newly announced election result spilled into vi...
10:08, 2019-05-22

Boeing executive says ‘sorry’ to airlines and families of victims of 737 Max crashes in Indonesia and Ethiopia PARIS (AP) — Boeing executive says ‘sorry’ to airlines and families of victims of 737 Max crashes in Indonesia and Ethiopia....
10:44, 2019-06-17

Quake of magnitude 7.5 shakes East Timor, Indonesia; no tsunami feared A deep earthquake of magnitude 7.5 struck off the coasts of East Timor and Indonesia on Monday, the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) said, and Pacific m...
06:08, 2019-06-24

Indonesia to close Komodo Island in January to protect namesake lizard It is hoped that closing the island to tourists will cut the risk of poaching and allow a recovery in the numbers of the animals' preferred prey, suc...
02:52, 2019-08-27

Tsunami warning for parts of Indonesia's Sumatra, Java after strong quake Indonesian authorities urged coastal-dwellers to head for higher ground on Friday after a tsunami warning with potential for waves up to three meters...
16:12, 2019-08-02

West Papua protests: Indonesia deploys 1,000 soldiers to quell unrest Move follows unrest over detention of scores of Papuan students in Surabaya, East JavaIndonesia has deployed more than 1,000 security personnel to th...
02:56, 2019-08-22

Indonesia's 'Good Palm' drive enflames anger as smoke clouds skies Indonesia is facing a backlash over an online campaign backing palm oil at a time when forest fires, often linked to slash-and-burn land clearance, h...
11:56, 2019-09-18

Indonesia arrests dozens of West Papuans over claim flag was thrown in sewer Officers shot tear gas canisters into student accommodation and took 43 people into custody after reports on social mediaIndonesian authorities raide...
08:16, 2019-08-18

Indonesia shuts schools as smoke from forest fires takes health toll Indonesia closed more schools on Monday in parts of the islands of Borneo and Sumatra, as well as providing oxygen at health centers to help treat so...
15:48, 2019-09-16

Indonesia's Mount Sinabung spews huge column of ash during latest eruption – video Mount Sinabung in North Sumatra, Indonesia, sent a huge plume of thick ash 7km high into the sky during an eruption on 9 June. Residents living near ...
16:12, 2019-06-11

Wide Image: Indonesia's ragtag firefighters on frontline of Borneo's forest blazes From soon after sunrise, a group of volunteers gathers every day on Indonesia's portion of Borneo island to throw themselves into the desperate fight...
10:16, 2019-09-20

BREAKING: Massive 7.1 magnitude earthquake rocks Indonesia - tsunami warning sounded A TSUNAMI warning has been sounded after a massive 7.1 magnitude earthquake rocked Indonesia....
18:44, 2019-07-07

Indonesia's food chain turns toxic as plastic waste exports flood in Study of chicken egg samples reveals presence of dangerous chemical compounds around areas where waste is dumpedPlastic waste exports to south-east A...
08:20, 2019-11-15

Indonesia seals palm, timber concessions amid forest fires: ministry Indonesia has sealed parts of palm oil and timber concessions owned by 10 companies on Borneo island after a spate of forest fires, authorities said ...
16:48, 2019-08-15

US knew Indonesia intended to stop East Timorese independence 'through terror and violence' Documents reveal ‘muted’ attempts to convince Indonesian officials to allow free vote to proceedThe US government knew for months that Indonesia’s mi...
23:40, 2019-08-28

Indonesia to close giant lizard island leaving guides, villagers in the lurch Almost every day 20-year-old Rizaldian Syahputra puts on his blue uniform, laces up his high boots and leaves his wooden house on stilts for a job ma...
05:24, 2019-08-27

Area burned in 2019 forest fires in Indonesia exceeds 2018 - official The amount of land in Indonesia consumed by fires through September this year has exceeded the amount burned during all of 2018, according to data gi...
11:52, 2019-10-21

Australia urged to invest in recycling manufacturing after Indonesia sends rubbish back Kickstart the domestic market so Asian countries rejecting Australian waste is no longer a problem, industry suggestsIndonesia and other countries re...
20:28, 2019-07-10

Backward step for mankind: man walks 800km in reverse to save Indonesia’s forests Medi Bastoni hopes to get to meet the president when he arrives in Jakarta, in several weeks A man from a village in East Java has embarked on an unc...
02:28, 2019-07-24

Indonesia: One dead, six injured in suspected suicide bombing at Medan police station Multiple officers were injured in an explosion outside the police headquarters in the Indonesian city of Medan. The blast is suspected to be a suicid...
06:00, 2019-11-13

Indonesia’s 2021 MotoGP to offer racing fans pre-booking opportunity in January "The organisers of the 2021 MotoGP have announced they will start offering pre-booking opportunities in January"...
13:36, 2019-11-25

The E.U. Is Unraveling. The Capital Gets That Better Than Most Europe is in a precarious state at the moment: Britain is fumbling toward Brexit, terrorist attacks have wreaked havoc on several cities, another eco...
12:52, 2019-06-13

West Papua: Indonesia claims province has 'returned to normal' amid internet blackout Protesters dispute claim by Indonesian president Joko Widodo that order has been restoredIndonesia’s president, Joko Widodo, has said West Papua “has...
07:28, 2019-08-23

Live export footage shows Australian cattle dragged by ropes before slaughter in Indonesia Exclusive: An investigation is under way after cattle were allegedly sold illegally outside supply chain The Department of Agriculture is investigat...
06:48, 2019-09-11

Boeing CEO acknowledges ‘mistake’ in handling of cockpit warning problem before Max jet crashes in Ethiopia, Indonesia PARIS (AP) — Boeing CEO acknowledges ‘mistake’ in handling of cockpit warning problem before Max jet crashes in Ethiopia, Indonesia....
19:04, 2019-06-16

West Papua protests: Indonesia deploys 1,000 soldiers to quell unrest, cuts internet Jakarta cuts online access to Papua ‘and surrounding areas’ until the atmosphere ‘returns to being conducive and normal’Indonesia has deployed more t...
04:04, 2019-08-22

Indonesia needs time to exhaust existing supplies before switch to low-sulphur fuel - transport ministry Indonesia needs more time to comply with global rules requiring low-sulphur marine fuels, its transport ministry said on Monday, citing abundant supp...
14:24, 2019-07-29

Red skies cover parts of Indonesia as rainforest fire haze crisis worsens – video Eerie red skies have covered parts of Indonesia as the country's haze crisis caused by rainforest fires worsened. The region has been covered in thic...
13:40, 2019-09-24

Everything We Know About the Capital One Hacking Case So Far A new indictment against alleged Capital One hacker Paige Thompson includes a few fresh details about the case....
22:08, 2019-08-29

Afghan capital hit by three bombings KABUL, Afghanistan — Three bombings struck the Afghan capital on Thursday, killing at least ten people including five women and one child, officials ...
14:32, 2019-07-25

How to protect yourself after the Capital One breach Capital One is the latest financial giant to get slammed by a massive data breach, compromising the personal information of more than 100 million of ...
18:00, 2019-07-30

Capital comes together in memory of Labour MP Jo Cox Thousands of people across London will gather for street parties set up in the memory of murdered Labour MP Jo Cox this weekend....
13:28, 2019-06-21

Berlin, capital of loneliness The Christian Democrats in Berlin are calling for a special commissioner for loneliness as isolation plagues the metropolis. The loneliness epidemic ...
14:56, 2019-10-17

Europe's new capital of cool As Denmark's "second city," Aarhus is emerging from Copenhagen's shadow. Find out the best things to do in this Danish city on the rise with traveler...
12:04, 2019-05-03

'LA is the best and most insane car capital of the world' Opinion 30 Nov, 2019 The LA Motor Show helped prove that Los Angeles is the epicentre of the automotive world, says Mike Rutherford...
17:04, 2019-11-30

Will Congress do anything about the Capital One hack? NIST publishes guide on fraud prevention safeguards — Army, Air Force purchased vulnerable tech...
20:24, 2019-07-31

Indonesia forest fires spark blame game as smoke closes hundreds of Malaysia schools Indonesia environment minister says smog is also from fires in Malaysia and VietnamIndonesia has shot back at claims the country is solely responsibl...
05:44, 2019-09-12

A suspected suicide bombing in Indonesia kills perpetrator and wounds officers outside Medan police headquarters Antara Foto/Irsan Mulyadi/REUTERS A suspected suicide bombing outside police headquarters in Indonesia's city of Medan in North Sumatra killed the pe...
05:48, 2019-11-13

‘They don’t get to be kids’: what it's like to grow up in a US murder capital This summer alone 13 children were killed with guns in St Louis, Missouri – being at home or around family is no guarantee of safetyThe children and ...
11:16, 2019-10-02

Air pollution in Afghanistan’s capital may be deadlier than war KABUL, Afghanistan — Yousuf fled with his family from his home in eastern Afghanistan eight years ago to escape the war, but he couldn’t escape trage...
22:00, 2019-11-13

Capital One accused 'breached 30 other organisations' US prosecutors claim other companies were hit by a software developer accused of stealing Capital One customer data....
15:20, 2019-08-15

9 things to do in the yoga capital of the world Although Rishikesh is the self-styled "yoga capital of the world," there's lots more to do there than simply run through vinyasas mouthing "Om Shanti...
04:32, 2019-06-21

How to Protect Your Account After the Capital One Hack On Monday night, Capital One reported that a hacker gained access to more than 100 million of their customers’ accounts and credit card applications....
19:28, 2019-07-30

100 “Evitas” take to the streets of Argentina’s capital BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — One hundred people have dressed up as Evita Perón and paraded in the streets of Argentina’s capital a day before...
00:32, 2019-05-07

Eastern Europe's new capital of cool Known as the White Phoenix because it's been destroyed and rebuilt so many times, Belgrade is a city that's always evolving....
06:24, 2019-08-21

Capital One hack may force hearings, but little more Americans have a long history of getting mad as hell about something and deciding they won't tolerate it any more....
07:44, 2019-08-02

The new wave of funerals happening in the capital Forget sombre affairs that make you weep, London's funeral scene is undergoing a startling reinvention. Leonie Cooper pays her respects...
10:48, 2019-10-17

Indonesia disaster official: 30 killed in fire that swept through house doubling as match factory in North Sumatra JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesia disaster official: 30 killed in fire that swept through house doubling as match factory in North Sumatra....
10:56, 2019-06-21

AT&T will slash $3 billion off its capital investments next year Enlarge / An AT&T repair truck. (credit: Mike Mozart / Flickr) AT&T is planning to spend just $20 billion on capital investment in 2020, down from $2...
20:12, 2019-10-30

Puerto Rico’s capital is ready to welcome visitors again Like all members of the Greater Antilles squad these days, Puerto Rico has suffered a few hiccups: a crippled economy, a post-hurricane mop-up still ...
01:16, 2019-08-17

Who is alleged Capital One hacker Paige Thompson? Capital One hacking suspect Paige Thompson presented herself on social media as a cat-loving software engineer, who found it hard to make friends and...
21:40, 2019-07-30

Tornadoes kill three, hit U.S. Plains state capital Tornadoes killed at least three people in southwest Missouri and slammed into the state capital just before midnight on Wednesday, with rescue worker...
12:40, 2019-05-23

Memorial set for 5 slain Capital Gazette employees ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Journalists will gather in a park in Annapolis, Maryland, for a memorial for the five Capital Gazette employees who were shot t...
07:40, 2019-06-28

The anti-vax movement gaining momentum in the capital As cases of measles in London increase, doctors are issuing urgent warnings to parents to vaccinate their children — so why won't they?...
08:48, 2019-09-19

Deadline approaching in Ky for SBA working capital loans ATLANTA – The U.S. Small Business Administration wants to remind small businesses, small agricultural cooperatives, small businesses engaged in...
17:48, 2019-06-28

Leader or killer? A day with ‘Barbecue’ in Haiti’s capital PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — He’s known as Barbecue, an ex-cop suspected in the massacre of dozens of men, women and children in the Haitian ca...
06:44, 2019-06-07

Tesla closes $2.7 billion capital raise Tesla said on Wednesday it closed its $2.7 billion offering of stock and convertible notes and that it was over-subscribed, giving the electric carma...
15:32, 2019-05-08

Colombia’s capital elects first female mayor BOGOTA, Colombia — Colombia’s capital city elected its first female mayor Sunday in what is being hailed as an important advancement for both women a...
15:48, 2019-10-28

Don Valentine, Founder of Sequoia Capital, Is Dead at 87 Mr. Valentine’s venture capital firm, established in 1972, helped cement Silicon Valley as a hub for technology companies....
02:44, 2019-10-26

Capital One data breach 2019: What to do if you have been affected More than 100 million Capital One customers have had their personal information stolen in a data breach, the company revealed earlier today....
10:56, 2019-07-30

‘Yoshi’s Crafted World’ is capital ‘C’ cute It might primarily appeal to kids but adults should recognize that nothing this endearing can be accomplished without a lot of greatwork....
21:24, 2019-04-11

Sequoia Capital founder Don Valentine has died at age 87 Steve Jennings / Getty Images Don Valentine, founder of Silicon Valley venture firm Sequoia Capital died on Friday, the firm said. Valentine spent ne...
17:24, 2019-10-26

How did a town in West Virginia become the opioid capital of the US? Chris McGreal reports on the web of doctors, pharmacists and drug companies that made rural Mingo county, West Virginia, the opioid capital of Americ...
05:00, 2019-10-21

Why Capital One customers love its proactive bot (VB Live) Learn why some of the most positive feedback Capital One has seen on any product has come in response to its proactive intelligent assistant, Eno.Rea...
00:00, 2019-11-13

Inside Russia's secret aviation capital The MAKS air show takes place every other year in Zhukovsky and showcases the best of Russian aviation, from new planes hoping to break into an inter...
18:20, 2019-09-05

Second strong tremor felt in Greek capital Reuters correspondents felt a second strong earthquake in Athens on Friday afternoon, around 40 minutes after a quake measured at magnitude 5.1....
15:08, 2019-07-19

Romney says Trump was right to not cut capital gains taxes Mitt Romney is offering rare praise for President Donald Trump, hailing his decision not to index capital gains taxes to inflation as the right choic...
20:24, 2019-09-13

UN says civilians targeted in airstrikes on Yemen’s capital CAIRO (AP) — The U.N. refugee agency says it is “deeply saddened” by the targeting of civilians in recent airstrikes by the Saudi-led coa...
17:20, 2019-05-17

Indonesian capital still sinking, despite groundwater improvements Indonesia's capital Jakarta is still sinking by 12 centimetres (4.7 inches) per year in northern parts of the city, despite an improvement in groundw...
14:12, 2019-10-15

Serbia travel: Belgrade and beyond – top things to do in and around the capital FROM epic stone fortresses to breathtaking countryside landscapes, Serbia has something on offer for everyone....
22:36, 2019-07-01

At least 3 killed in suicide car bombing in Somali capital MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — A police officer says a suicide bomber detonated an explosives-laden vehicle at the gate of a district headquarters in Soma...
16:00, 2019-05-14

Heavy rain in Congo’s capital kills at least 32 Flooding and landslides after heavy rains in Congo have left at least 32 people dead in and around the capital, Kinshasa, officials said Tuesday....
19:48, 2019-11-26

Climate activists block traffic in U.S. capital Activists seeking to pressure U.S. politicians to fight climate change blocked major traffic hubs in the U.S. capital on Monday, drawing attention to...
15:36, 2019-09-23

Capital One is having an outage, and some customers can't access their accounts Drew Angerer/Getty Images Capital One confirmed it was experiencing an outage via a tweet on Friday morning. Friday is payday for many customers, but...
17:28, 2019-11-01

Holocaust haunts Lithuania as names are erased from capital's map Vilnius' main synagogue shut its doors after the mayor denied city honors to two Holocaust enablers, prompting threats. It has since reopened, but th...
16:32, 2019-08-14

Haze wraps India's capital again as air quality plummets Haze shrouded India's capital city again on Monday, with residents braving dangerous air quality to return to work after a weekend of clearer air and...
08:48, 2019-11-11

5.6 magnitude earthquake strikes Albanian capital city Local residents said the quake was felt strongly in Tirana and people rushed out onto the streets....
18:24, 2019-09-21

Capital One Hacking Suspect Had Data From Other Targets, Officials Say Prosecutors said they found the stolen material from 30 organizations on servers in the bedroom of the accused hacker....
03:40, 2019-08-15

8 dead, 16 injured after car bomb explodes in Somalia’s capital A pair of explosions rocked Somalia’s capital and left eight people dead, the director of an ambulance service said Saturday....
19:24, 2019-06-15

8 killed, at least 16 wounded as explosions rock Somalia’s capital MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — 8 killed, at least 16 wounded as explosions rock Somalia’s capital....
19:08, 2019-06-15

Who is Germany's first mayor of a state capital with migrant roots? Belit Onay is the first person with a migration background to become mayor of a German state capital. So who is the man who’s overturned 70 years of ...
11:40, 2019-11-12

Meet the founders behind the capital's first sustainable salon The capital's first sustainable salon offers luxury haircare without costing the earth. Emma McCarthy meets the founders...
14:32, 2019-06-17

Thousands march for LGBT rights in Ukraine’s capital MOSCOW (AP) — Thousands of supporters of LGBT rights have marched through the center of Kiev, the Ukrainian capital, under a heavy police presence to...
10:56, 2019-06-23

Protesters, police clash in Indonesian capital after election The protesters tried to force their way into the downtown offices of the election supervisory agency late Tuesday and clashes have continued since th...
05:48, 2019-05-22

Watch: Taylor Swift is a bad waitress in new Capital One commercial Taylor Swift fails at being a waitress and a bartender in a new commercial for Capital One....
14:16, 2019-07-26

Capital One data theft: US arrests 'erratic' hacker The hacker had stolen personal information from 100 million credit applications for one of the biggest banks in the US. Financial institutions are in...
07:48, 2019-07-30

Maryland to honor Capital Gazette shooting anniversary ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — A memorial dedication, gun violence forum and moment of silence are among the events scheduled for the one-year anniversary of ...
18:40, 2019-06-20

Capital One: hacker stole data of over 100m Americans FBI has arrested individual who obtained names, addresses, phone numbers and birth dates of people in US and CanadaCapital One Financial Corp said on...
03:24, 2019-07-30

Zimbabwe’s capital shuts off water for over 2 million people HARARE, Zimbabwe — The more than 2 million residents of Zimbabwe’s capital and surrounding towns are now without water after authorities shut down th...
19:32, 2019-09-24

Libyan capital, under siege, gets water back after 2 days BENGHAZI, Libya (AP) — Authorities say the Libyan capital, which has been under attack by commander Khalifa Hifter’s forces since last month, h...
11:56, 2019-05-21

Eskilstuna: how a Swedish town became the world capital of recycling The city was dying. Then somebody had a great idea to save it – make it the greenest place on Earth‘People talk about Eskilstuna as the place where n...
08:16, 2019-06-18

8 killed, 16 hurt as explosions rock Somalia’s capital MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — An ambulance service says eight people are dead after a pair of explosions in Somalia’s capital. Dr. Abdiqadir Aden w...
19:08, 2019-06-15

Digi-Capital: Mixed reality investors should look at Europe The long term potential of XR in Europe is helped by both its large consumer population and a long history of industrial innovation.Read More...
15:52, 2019-10-12

A Hacker Stole Data From 100 Million Capital One Customers In a criminal complaint, the FBI detailed how a hacker allegedly stole data from 100 million people—and how she got caught....
05:04, 2019-07-30

Afghan capital Kabul rocked by powerful explosion The blast rattled windows in the Afghan capital and smoke was seen billowing in an area near the US Embassy. The explosion took place during rush hou...
07:08, 2019-07-01

15 wounded after powerful explosion rocks Afghan capital KABUL, Afghanistan — A powerful explosion rocked the Afghan capital early Monday, rattling windows and sending smoke billowing from Kabul’s dow...
07:24, 2019-07-01

Powerful explosion rocks Afghan capital Kabul KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — A powerful explosion has rocked the Afghan capital, rattling windows and sending smoke billowing from Kabul’s downtow...
07:48, 2019-07-01

1 dead, 17 injured after 3 bombs explode in Afghan capital A sticky bomb attached to a bus carrying university students left one person dead and wounded ten others, said Nasrat Rahimi, spokesman for the inter...
13:40, 2019-06-02

Afghan officials: 3 bomb blasts in capital, 1 killed KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghan officials say there have been three explosions in the capital, Kabul, including a sticky bomb attached to a bus carr...
07:40, 2019-06-02

Capital Fringe says goodbye to (mandatory) buttons — and hello to these 5 (likely) standouts You won't need a button to see these 5 (likely) standouts -- or any of the performances at Capital Fringe this year....
14:16, 2019-07-03

Rough sleeping in capital up by third on last year, study finds The number of rough sleepers in London has soared by nearly a third in the past year, latest figures reveal....
12:16, 2019-05-30

I’ve been using Personal Capital for years, and the best tool it has to offer is free Shutterstock Personal Capital offers a set of free investment tools to help you better understand your current portfolio and plan for the future. Us...
02:16, 2019-08-10

Breeze clears some pollution from Indian capital but air still hazardous The air quality in the Indian capital, New Delhi, improved slightly on Tuesday as the wind picked up to blow away some of the pollution shrouding the...
07:00, 2019-11-05

We can’t rely on venture capital to fuel moonshot innovation VCs have become averse to high risk. But it's going to take big bets to solve the problems of today. So governments will have to pick up the mantle.R...
15:40, 2019-09-29

Explosions in Nepal’s capital leave 3 dead, 5 wounded KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — Police say three people were killed and at least five others wounded in two different explosions in Nepal’s capital. Po...
15:32, 2019-05-26

Indonesian president sued over congested capital's air pollution Environmental groups sued the Indonesian president and several government officials on Thursday over worsening air quality in the capital, Jakarta, o...
12:56, 2019-07-04

Schools in Indian capital reopen, air quality still unhealthy Schools in India's capital New Delhi reopened on Wednesday after closing for two days due to a spike in air pollution that triggered a public health ...
09:12, 2019-11-06

Taylor Swift to headline Capital One JamFest in April Taylor Swift will perform April 5 at Capital One JamFest in Atlanta, Ga., one of her few U.S. concerts in 2020....
18:08, 2019-11-07

EBRD to invest in major landfill near Serbia's capital The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development plans to invest 72.25 million euros ($78.86 million) to help Serbia's capital Belgrade in the cl...
14:16, 2019-10-02

3 deaths in Missouri as tornado strikes state capital JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — A tornado has caused heavy damage in Missouri’s capital city as severe weather swept across the state overnight, cau...
12:52, 2019-05-23

Texas woman charged with capital murder in death of son, 8 DALLAS (AP) — A Texas woman has been charged with capital murder in the death of her son after a relative told police the mother said demons told her...
20:56, 2019-06-25

The Capital One Venture Rewards offers flexibility for any traveler With 10x hotel points to 'Purchase Eraser' perks, this card lets you pick your destination based on where you want to go, not where you want to stay....
23:20, 2019-10-01

Pollution levels in India's capital hit the worst this year Pollution levels in India's capital New Delhi have hit their worst for the second time in October -- earning a "very poor" rating and indicating air ...
09:32, 2019-10-25

Indian capital banishes some cars in hope of clearing the air Authorities in the Indian capital on Monday banished from the roads cars with number plates ending in an odd number in a bid to cut hazardous air pol...
07:24, 2019-11-04

Stockholm: Delightful, diverse day trips from the Swedish capital Within an hour or so of the Swedish capital, you can check out a palace, ancient rune stones, visit a college town or island-hop.    &...
19:36, 2019-10-01

Stadium stampede in Madagascar’s capital kills 15, wounds 80 ANTANANARIVO, Madagascar (AP) — Madagascar’s police say a stampede at a concert by a popular singer killed at least 15 people in the capital. G...
21:48, 2019-06-26

Crowds descend on Liberia’s capital to protest president MONROVIA, Liberia (AP) — Witnesses say scores of demonstrators are descending on Liberia’s capital to protest former soccer star-turned-Preside...
14:00, 2019-06-07

Brazil seeks foreign capital to update transportation WASHINGTON (AP) — Brazil says it will seek to raise at least $45 billion in investments over the next four years for an ambitious plan to improve tra...
23:48, 2019-06-27

Tunisia's president hospitalized as terror strikes capital Tunisia's aging president, Beji Caid Essebsi, has been rushed to hospital after falling "seriously ill." News of the 92-year-old's deteriorating heal...
06:00, 2019-06-28

At least 9 dead, 13 wounded after car bomb explodes in Somalia’s capital The Somalia-based extremist group al-Shabab claimed responsibility for the blast in Mogadishu, saying it targeted vehicles carrying government offici...
03:24, 2019-05-23

Japan's capital braces for what could be worst typhoon in 60 years A powerful typhoon approached Japan on Friday, threatening to batter its capital with the heaviest rain and winds in 60 years, shutting down stores, ...
11:56, 2019-10-11

The Murder Capital for Black Folks? Hint: It’s Not Chicago It may come as a surprise to many that the most murderous place for black folks in the U.S. isn’t the big urban centers of New York, Los Angeles, or ...
05:08, 2019-08-13

Japan's capital braces for what could be heaviest rain in 60 years A powerful storm approached Japan on Friday, threatening to batter its capital with the heaviest rain in 60 years, disrupting a Formula One Grand Pri...
06:08, 2019-10-11

Four dead after tourist boat capsizes off Senegal’s capital Thirty-five people were rescued after the storm on Monday evening, including 24 Senegalese, six French, two Germans, two Swedes and one Guinea-Bissau...
18:24, 2019-09-17

Brave new world: why the capital's theatres have never been so important As they take on more challenging themes, provocative material and divisive subjects, the capital's theatres have never felt so vital. Matt Wolf celeb...
09:20, 2019-12-05

Yes, Trump can use executive authority on capital gains indexing As expected, Congress’ summer break didn’t mean a letup in the never-ending debate about capital gains indexing — whether or not President Trump shou...
14:08, 2019-09-12

Iraqi airline set to resume flights to Syrian capital DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — Syria’s Transport Ministry says Iraqi Airways is set to resume flights to the Syrian capital Damascus for the first time...
19:12, 2019-05-16

Cholera cases rise in Kenya's capital, top hospital says The Kenyan capital has experienced a jump in cholera cases, one of the city's top hospitals said on Tuesday, adding that eight of its own staff had b...
12:56, 2019-04-16

First hotel with sleeping capsules opens in Slovenian capital Tourists who visit Ljubljana can now stay in the Slovenian capital's first sleeping capsules after the city's Central Hotel put up 10 capsules in a f...
18:12, 2019-04-09

Afghan officials: Large explosion, gunfire in capital KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghan officials are reporting a huge explosion near the offices of the attorney general in the capital, Kabul. Two police ...
10:04, 2019-05-08

UN condemns deadly attack on one of its vehicles in Afghan capital A UN worker was killed and two people were injured when their vehicle was attacked in the Afghan capital, Kabul, on Sunday....
15:08, 2019-11-25

Hezbollah supporters clash with protesters in Lebanese capital The confrontations and tension were some of the worst since protests erupted in Lebanon on Oct. 17, demanding an end to widespread corruption and mis...
05:12, 2019-11-25

Dozens injured after earthquake strikes Albanian capital city Local residents said the quake was felt strongly in Tirana and people rushed out onto the streets....
23:24, 2019-09-21

Capital One Breach Shows a Bank Hacker Needs Just One Gap to Wreak Havoc An engineer in Seattle was charged with stealing the information of millions of customers from Capital One. The incident was surprisingly common....
21:52, 2019-07-31

Bids in to operate main airport in Bulgaria capital of Sofia SOFIA, Bulgaria (AP) — Five international investors are bidding for a 35-year concession to operate the main ?irport in the Bulgarian capital of Sofi...
15:56, 2019-05-09

Why Understanding The Financial Supply Chain Is The Key To Moving More Impact Capital Traditional markets don’t meet the needs of mission-driven businesses because they are built to fund the familiar. Impact investors can play a power...
12:56, 2019-05-01

Mexican capital deploys National Guard to stem violence MEXICO CITY (AP) — The mayor of Mexico’s capital says the National Guard will be deployed throughout the city as the metropolis struggles to co...
23:48, 2019-06-29

A K-beauty lover makes a pilgrimage to Seoul, the capital of skincare and K-Pop A fan of K-Beauty heads to Seoul to experience the hotbed of skincare and 24-hour clothing-optional spas along with K-Pop and Korean fried chicken. ...
23:08, 2019-07-23

Saudi-led alliance launches airstrikes on Yemen's rebel capital Rebel military camps belonging to the Iran-backed Houthi rebels have been targeted by an aerial bombardment. The operation follows last week's attemp...
12:48, 2019-07-20

Turkish diplomat killed in Iraq's Kurdish capital, Irbil At least one diplomat has been killed in Irbil, the capital of Iraq's autonomous Kurdish zone. An unknown gunman was reported to have fired at a grou...
20:12, 2019-07-17

Power outages remain after tornado slams Missouri’s capital JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Residents affected by a powerful tornado in Missouri’s capital city now could have to withstand some hot weather wit...
16:36, 2019-05-24

Capital cars: the stars of London Concours | Martin Love Enjoy some of the world’s rarest and special cars in a green oasis in the heart of the cityLondon ConcoursWhen 5-6 JuneWhere City of LondonTickets £3...
07:20, 2019-05-12

New Jersey poised to overtake Vegas as sports betting capital of US Watch out, Vegas: Here comes New Jersey. It’s been little more than a year since the Garden State legalized sports betting, but the home of The Sopra...
04:44, 2019-09-03

Hifter’s forces push toward Libyan capital city’s center CAIRO (AP) — A Libyan official and residents say heavy clashes are slowly nearing the center of Libya’s capital, Tripoli, as forces loyal to th...
16:12, 2019-05-27

From Naiberi to Nairobi: how Kenya's melting pot capital was born – a cartoon The Illustrated City: From its rapid growth thanks to a railway to the transformative introduction of the smartphone, Nairobi has refused to remain t...
13:48, 2019-09-27

Capital One announces hack affecting 106 million U.S. and Canadian customers Capital One said that personal information of about 100 million individuals in the United States and 6 million people in Canada were obtained by a ha...
07:40, 2019-07-30

Kuwait road accident kills 8 in area near country’s capital KUWAIT CITY (AP) — Officials in Kuwait say eight people were killed and one person was in critical condition after a car accident in an area just out...
12:16, 2019-05-27

The Handmaid's Tale heads for the nation's capital aboard the Too Much Express Every episode of The Handmaid’s Tale looks great, but even by that standard, this is an episode that stands out. It is stunning. This is, visually sp...
19:36, 2019-06-26