Indonesia

Indonesia's Mount Sinabung Volcano erupts after 7 years

Indonesia's Mount Sinabung Volcano, which was dormant from past 7 years, erupted on Monday. Watch the video here.

Feb 20, 2018, 09:44 AM IST
Indonesia's Mt. Sinabung spews massive smoke-and-ash column

Indonesia's Mt. Sinabung spews massive smoke-and-ash column

An Indonesian volcano erupted Monday, sending a massive column of ash and smoke some 5,000 metres (16,400 feet)into the air, leaving local villages coated in debris and officials scrambling to hand out face masks to residents.

Feb 20, 2018, 06:17 AM IST
Goodbye to romance: Indonesian cities ban Valentine's Day

Goodbye to romance: Indonesian cities ban Valentine's Day

Valentine`s Day was banned in some Indonesian cities Wednesday as police rounded up amorous couples, giving the official kiss-off to a tradition which critics say doesn`t deserve any love in the Muslim-majority nation.

Feb 14, 2018, 15:43 PM IST
India win 4 athletics gold on Day 3 of Asian Games test event

India win 4 athletics gold on Day 3 of Asian Games test event

Indians clinched gold in all the four events contested on the third day of the Asian Games athletics test event even as Suriya Longanathan made a 'solo run' in women's 5000m here on Tuesday. She was the only one to turn up for the race at the Gelora Bung Karno Main Stadium.

Feb 13, 2018, 22:15 PM IST
India win silver at Asian Games basketball test event

India win silver at Asian Games basketball test event

The Indian men's team bagged the silver medal at the Asian Games 5x5 basketball test event here.

Feb 13, 2018, 18:01 PM IST
Italy, Argentina and Sweden to vote in Meghalaya Election

Italy, Argentina and Sweden to vote in Meghalaya Election

  Italy, Argentina, Sweden and Indonesia will vote and choose their representative to the Meghalaya Legislative Assembly this February 27!.

Feb 11, 2018, 11:37 AM IST
Indonesian navy seizes tonne of crystal methamphetamine

Indonesian navy seizes tonne of crystal methamphetamine

Indonesia`s navy seized more than a tonne of crystal methamphetamine and arrested four people in a major drug bust this week, an top navy official said Saturday.

Feb 10, 2018, 15:51 PM IST
Badminton Asia Team Championships: PV Sindhu wins but India lose to Indonesia in quarters

Badminton Asia Team Championships: PV Sindhu wins but India lose to Indonesia in quarters

The Indian women's team campaign at the Badminton Asia Team Championships ended as they went down to Indonesia 1-3 in the quarterfinals on Saturday.

Feb 09, 2018, 20:21 PM IST
Indonesia Masters: Saina Nehwal sinks PV Sindhu to sail into semis

Indonesia Masters: Saina Nehwal sinks PV Sindhu to sail into semis

Saina, who is coming back from an ankle injury, overcame Sindhu 21-13, 21-19 in an all-Indian women's singles quarterfinal clash.

Jan 26, 2018, 17:38 PM IST

India-ASEAN Commemorative Summit: In Pics

India established a dialogue partnership with ASEAN on January 28, 1992.

Jan 25, 2018, 16:57 PM IST
Two busy days of India's ASEAN outreach. Here is the full schedule

Two busy days of India's ASEAN outreach. Here is the full schedule

The ASEAN-India Commemorative Summit is meant to mark 25 years of the ASEAN-India dialogue.

Jan 24, 2018, 23:46 PM IST
Sushma Swaraj discusses ways to strengthen ties with Indonesian leaders

Sushma Swaraj discusses ways to strengthen ties with Indonesian leaders

Sushma Swaraj will visit Singapore and there she will inaugurate the Regional Pravasi Bharatiya Divas (PBD) of ASEAN countries on January 7.

Jan 05, 2018, 17:38 PM IST
Sushma Swaraj to embark on five-day, three nation-visit

Sushma Swaraj to embark on five-day, three nation-visit

External Affairs Minister (EAM) Sushma Swaraj, will undertake her first visit of the year 2018 to three South East Asian countries - Thailand, Indonesia and Singapore - from 4-8 January.

Jan 02, 2018, 19:09 PM IST
Australian arrested for being 'economic agent' for North Korea

Australian arrested for being 'economic agent' for North Korea

The Australian Federal Police (AFP) on Sunday arrested a man from Sydney for allegedly acting as an economic agent for North Korea with the intent of raising revenue for the Pyongyang government.

Dec 17, 2017, 11:18 AM IST
6.5 magnitude earthquake strikes Indonesian island

6.5 magnitude earthquake strikes Indonesian island

The USGS said the epicentre of the quake was at a depth of 92 km, about 52 km south-west of Tasikmalaya, a city in West Java.

Dec 17, 2017, 00:06 AM IST
Earthquake of magnitude 6.5 hits off Java, Indonesia: USGS

Earthquake of magnitude 6.5 hits off Java, Indonesia: USGS

An earthquake with a magnitude of 6.5 struck off the coast of Java in Indonesia on Friday.

Dec 16, 2017, 00:21 AM IST
Wealth inequality a threat to East Asia, Pacific: World Bank

Wealth inequality a threat to East Asia, Pacific: World Bank

A rapidly growing gap between rich and poor in many developing East Asian nations is threatening the foundation for the region`s economic success, the World Bank said Monday.

Dec 04, 2017, 15:02 PM IST
Airlines cut down on flights to Bali to guard against volcanic ash

Airlines cut down on flights to Bali to guard against volcanic ash

An erupting volcano closed the airport for most of this week, stranding thousands of visitors from Australia, China and other countries.

Dec 01, 2017, 18:15 PM IST
Closed for two days due to volcanic eruption, Bali Airport opens today

Closed for two days due to volcanic eruption, Bali Airport opens today

The Bali Airport will reopen on Wednesday afternoon, two days after a volcanic eruption led the airport to be closed down.

Nov 29, 2017, 14:58 PM IST
19 killed as cyclone hits Indonesian island of Java

19 killed as cyclone hits Indonesian island of Java

A tropical cyclone killed 19 people on the Indonesian island of Java, officials said on Wednesday, with most of the victims caught under a landslide.

Nov 29, 2017, 12:54 PM IST