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Indonesia issues highest flight warning as Mt. Agung erupts

Indonesia issues highest flight warning as Mt. Agung erupts

Around twenty flights to and from Bali, the main tourist destination in Indonesia, were cancelled on Saturday night, stranding more than 2,000 people, Efe reported.

Nov 26, 2017, 21:04 PM IST
Over 144,000 evacuated over Bali volcano eruption alert

Over 144,000 evacuated over Bali volcano eruption alert

Indonesia is home to more than 400 volcanoes, of which at least 127 are active and 65 are classified as dangerous.

Sep 29, 2017, 22:14 PM IST

Study reveals origins of Indonesian 'hobbits'

Data from the study concluded there was no evidence for the popular theory that Homo floresiensis evolved from the much larger Homo erectus, the only other early hominid known to have lived in the region with fossils discovered on the Indonesian mainland of Java.

Apr 22, 2017, 18:21 PM IST

40,000 year old paintings excavated in Asia may rewrite history of art

A recent excavation project disclosed that art may not have originated in Europe but also along the Indonesian island of Sulawesi.

Oct 09, 2014, 12:31 PM IST

Sumatran tiger population threatened by human activities

Sumatran tigers - the tiger specie found only on the Indonesian island of Sumatra - is on the verge of extinction due to high levels of human activities, a new research has suggested.

Jun 30, 2013, 14:52 PM IST

Giant stork once roamed Indonesian island

Fossils of a giant stork have been discovered on a far-flung Indonesian island.

Dec 11, 2010, 10:01 AM IST

Japanese tanker attacked off Indonesian island: IMB

Armed pirates robbed a Japanese chemical tanker in South China Sea.

Sep 06, 2010, 12:59 PM IST