7 killed in fiery ferry accident in Indonesia

2019-08-19 05:29

Seven people, including two children, were killed and four others are missing after a ferry carrying dozens of passengers caught fire off Indonesia's Sulawesi island, police have said.

WATCH | Trash for tickets on Indonesia's 'plastic bus'

2019-08-09 14:13

Dozens of people clutching bags full of plastic bottles and disposable cups queue at a busy bus terminal in the Indonesian city of Surabaya - where passengers can swap trash for travel tickets.

WATCH: Powerful earthquake hits Indonesia, no threat of tsunami

2019-07-14 21:58

Magnitude 7.3 earthquake damages homes southeast of Ternate in North Maluku province, prompting residents to flee.

6.3-magnitude earthquake rocks Indonesia's Papua

2019-06-20 13:43

A 6.3-magnitude earthquake has hit Papua, in eastern Indonesia, US seismologists said, but no tsunami warning was issued.

Trade war escalation sends shock waves amid sell-offs

2019-05-11 19:04

Emerging-market equities saw their worst rout since October 2018, while currencies extended a four-week losing streak as trade clashes intensified between the world’s two largest economies.

Trump battles US Congress over Yemen war | Nortre Dame damaged revealed: WATCH the top Wednesday World news videos

2019-04-17 07:40

Trump vetoes resolution on US involvement in Yemen | Inside Notre Dame: Images reveal damage after devastating fire; here are the top World news videos for today. WATCH.

Environment a missing topic as Indonesia election looms

2019-04-15 19:43

One-third of Indonesia's rainforest will disappear by 2020 if nothing is done to reverse the damage caused by logging and oil palm plantations.

Boeing dealing with second software problem on troubled jet

2019-04-06 09:23

Boeing is facing a second software problem that needs fixing on its troubled 737 Max, the plane involved in two recent deadly crashes.

Bare-breasted mermaids get covered up in Indonesia

2019-03-26 21:32

A pair of bare-breasted mermaid statues have been given the family values treatment at an Indonesian amusement park where officials slipped golden tube tops over their chests.

At least 50 killed by flash floods in Indonesia's Papua

2019-03-17 10:08

At least 50 people have been killed by flash floods in Indonesia's eastern Papua province, an official has said.


Indonesia ships back tons of Australian waste

2019-08-14 10:27

Indonesia has shipped tons of Australian garbage out of the country, an official said, as Southeast Asian nations push back against serving as dumping grounds for foreign trash.

Tsunami warning as strong earthquake hits off Indonesia coast

2019-08-02 15:17

A powerful earthquake has struck off Indonesia's Java island, prompting a tsunami warning for a neighbouring area, the country's geophysics agency said.

Indonesia to return 210 tons of waste to Australia

2019-07-09 13:58

Indonesia has said it will send more than 210 tons of rubbish back to Australia, the latest move by a Southeast Asian nation against serving as a "dumping ground" for rich countries.

WATCH: Six killed as Indonesia protests turn deadly

2019-05-22 15:01

At least six people were killed as Indonesia's capital erupted in violence when police clashed with protesters opposed to the re-election of President Joko Widodo.

Indonesian voters deciding between moderate and ex-general

2019-04-17 11:50

Indonesians were voting in presidential and legislative elections after a campaign that pitted the moderate incumbent against an ultranationalist former general.

Halal ink, giant ballots ready for Indonesian vote

2019-04-16 22:26

The election is a huge logistical exercise costing about 27.6 trillion rupiah ($1.9bn).

More Indonesians join cases against Boeing after CEO apology

2019-04-08 22:58

More families of victims of the Lion Air crash in Indonesia are suing Boeing Co. after its chief executive apologised last week and said a software update for the MAX 8 jet would prevent further disasters.

Worsening air pollution reducing lifespans in Indonesia

2019-04-01 19:38

Researchers say Indonesia's air quality has deteriorated from among the cleanest in the world to one of the most polluted over the past 2 decades, shaving 5 years from life expectancy in some regions.

Indonesia flood death toll rises to 89, dozens missing

2019-03-19 10:22

At least 89 people are known to have died after flash floods and landslides tore through Indonesia's Papua region, with the toll expected to rise further as rescuers hunt for dozens still missing, the national disaster agency has said.

At least 4 dead in clash between Papuans, Indonesia military

2019-03-08 20:45

Three Indonesian soldiers and at least one Papuan independence fighter have been killed in a gunbattle, adding to more than two dozen deaths in the conflict since November.

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