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Volcano erupts in Indonesia again

Last Updated: Sunday, July 13, 2014, 16:27

Mount Sinabung, one of the most active volcanoes in Indonesia, has erupted, spewing ash to the sky. No casualty was reported, official said here Sunday.

Fraud fears as Indonesia awaits end to presidential deadlock

Last Updated: Friday, July 11, 2014, 10:00

With both presidential candidates declaring victory in Indonesia`s knife-edge election this week, anxiety is growing that fraud and dirty tactics could twist official results due to be announced later this month.

Presidential polling begins in Indonesia

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 09, 2014, 03:00

Indonesians started voting in the presidential election Wednesday morning with two candidates contesting for the country`s top office.

In Indonesia vote, ballots travel on horseback and by boat

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 08, 2014, 08:29

Carrying ballot boxes on their backs, Indonesian tribesmen climbed barefoot up a mountain in a remote part of Borneo island to ensure a small village would not miss the chance to take part in Wednesday`s presidential poll.

Mud flung as Indonesia presidential race heats up

Last Updated: Sunday, June 22, 2014, 11:09

One of the two hopefuls in Indonesia`s presidential election has been accused of being a closet Christian, the other of being a foreigner and unfit to lead the nation.

Indonesia ex-top judge faces life sentence over graft

Last Updated: Monday, June 16, 2014, 18:28

Indonesian prosecutors sought a life sentence Monday for a former top judge accused of accepting bribes in more than a dozen cases involving regional election disputes, and of money-laundering.

North Korea leader`s half-brother spotted in Jakarta: Report

Last Updated: Tuesday, May 20, 2014, 13:39

Kim Jong-Nam was sighted at an Italian restaurant run by a Japanese businessman in Jakarta on May 4 with two women, cable news network YTN said.

6.2-magnitude earthquake strikes off Indonesia,no reports of damage

Last Updated: Sunday, May 18, 2014, 08:50

A 6.2-magnitude shallow undersea earthquake has hit parts of western Indonesian island of Sumatra today, prompting panicked people to run out of their homes. But there are no immediate reports of casualties.

BlackBerry Z3 low-cost touchscreen phone launched in Jakarta

Last Updated: Tuesday, May 13, 2014, 09:58

The Z3 Jakarta Edition will hit store shelves on May 15.

Indonesia races to count Parliamentary poll results

Last Updated: Friday, May 09, 2014, 13:04

Indonesian officials raced against time Friday to finish counting votes from last month`s legislative polls before a midnight deadline, as fears grew the announcement of the results may have to be delayed.

Australian minister concedes `no breakthrough` with Jakarta

Last Updated: Wednesday, March 19, 2014, 14:05

Australia`s Defence Minister conceded Wednesday during a visit to Jakarta there was still no "breakthrough" in improving relations with Indonesia which have been damaged by a row over spying.

Indonesian Navy ammunition depot explodes, 25 hurt

Last Updated: Wednesday, March 05, 2014, 11:20

At least 25 people were injured in an explosion Wednesday at an Indonesian navy ammunition depot near the capital Jakarta, police and local media reports said.