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Indonesian security forces hunt inmates after mass breakout

Indonesian security forces were Saturday hunting for more than 200 inmates still on the loose after a mass breakout from an overcrowded prison on Sumatra island.

Indonesia widens search for scores of inmates after jailbreak

Indonesian authorities are searching for scores of inmates who escaped today from an overcrowded prison on Sumatra island.

Indonesia marks tsunami 12 years ago with prayers

Indonesia sits on the Pacific "Ring of Fire", where the meeting of continental plates causes strong seismic activity and is frequently hit by earthquakes.

Aftershocks rock Indonesia after 7.8 magnitude quake, calls for calm

Strong aftershocks rocked Indonesia early on Thursday after a massive undersea earthquake sparked fears of a region-wide disaster similar to the 2004 Indian Ocean quake and tsunami that killed more than 200,000 people.