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Tourists evacuated as Indonesian volcano erupts

Rescuers in Indonesia were dispatched Wednesday to evacuate nearly 400 tourists, most of them foreigners, after a volcano erupted at one of the country's most popular hiking destinations, an official said.

Indonesia seizes fertilizer ship in Bali, suspecting bomb plot

Indonesian authorities on the resort island of Bali on Thursday detained a ship from Malaysia carrying around 30 tonnes of fertilizer which police believe may have been intended for making bombs.

Indonesia landslides, floods death toll rises to 26, 19 missing

The death toll from devastating floods and landslides in Indonesia has risen to 26, an official said today, with hopes fading for 19 others still missing.

26 dead, 19 missing in Indonesian landslides, floods: Official

The death toll from devastating floods and landslides in Indonesia has risen to 26, an official said Thursday, with hopes fading for 19 others still missing.

Ten killed in Indonesia flood, landslides

At least 10 persons were killed, three went missing and 30 injured as flashfloods and landslides struck West Java province in Indonesia overnight and Wednesday morning, a disaster agency spokesman said.

10 dead, 3 missing in Indonesian floods, landslides: Official

Ten people have been killed in flash flooding and landslides in Indonesia, an official said Wednesday, with a search ongoing for three others still missing in the disasters on Java island.

Google may face Indonesia tax bill of over $400 mn for 2015

Google may face Indonesia tax bill of over $400 mn for 2015

Indonesia plans to pursue Alphabet Inc`s Google for five years of back taxes, and the search giant could face a bill of more than $400 million for 2015 alone if it is found to have avoided tax payments.

Indonesia ferry blast kills two, injures 13

Indonesia ferry blast kills two, injures 13

Bali and neighbouring Lombok are two of Indonesia`s most popular holiday destinations.

PM Modi, Barack Obama to hold bilateral meeting in Laos on Thursday: White House

PM Modi, Barack Obama to hold bilateral meeting in Laos on Thursday: White House

United States  Barack Obama and Prime Minister Narendra Modi will meet on Wednesday on the sidelines of the ASEAN Summit in Laos, announced the White House. 

Indonesia asks Alibaba's Jack Ma to advise its e-commerce development

Indonesia asks Alibaba's Jack Ma to advise its e-commerce development

JAKARTA/BEIJING - Indonesia has asked the chairman of China`s Alibaba Group Holding Ltd, Jack Ma, to act as adviser in the development of the Southeast Asian country`s nascent e-commerce industry, according to a video released by the government.

Consumer giants court Muslims with halal face creams, shampoos

Unilever, Beiersdorf and L`Oreal are among the multinationals converting their supply chains for Indonesia.

Indonesia's Widodo masters the politics, but reform agenda fades

Indonesia's Widodo masters the politics, but reform agenda fades

As growth slowed to its weakest for six years in 2015, Widodo began rolling out a series of deregulation packages to drive industry and employment beyond the economy`s traditional mainstays of agriculture and mineral extraction.

Indonesian church attacker ''obsessed'' with Islamic State leader: Senior minister

A knife-wielding Indonesian teen who tried to attack a priest at a church during a Sunday service was "obsessed" with extremist group Islamic State, a senior minister said on Monday.

Suspected terror attack at Indonesian church; no serious casualties

Indonesian police were investigating a suspected terror attack by a knife-wielding assailant on a priest during the Sunday service at a church, and a bomb squad had been deployed to determine whether the attacker`s backpack contained explosives.

Indonesia steps up fire response as haze blankets Singapore

The haze is an annual problem for Southeast Asia, but last year's fires were the worst since 1997, straining relations between Indonesia and its neighbors. 

Aditi and Mohit Malik’s Indonesian vacation will give you honeymoon goals

Aditi and Mohit Malik’s Indonesian vacation will give you honeymoon goals

Mohit Malik took to his Instagram account to post a few photographs from his vacation in Bali.

RAW footage Caution: Speeding train runs over man as he lay on rail track – WATCH

RAW footage Caution: Speeding train runs over man as he lay on rail track – WATCH

This gory video shows a man lies down on a rail track as a speeding train runs him over – just Shocking

10 killed in boat capsize in Indonesia

At least 10 persons were killed and two others injured when a boat capsized in western Indonesia on Sunday, an official said.

Malaysian oil tanker taken over commercial dispute, not hijacked: Maritime official

Malaysian oil tanker taken over commercial dispute, not hijacked: Maritime official

Vier Harmoni, carrying 900,000 litres of diesel, went missing after leaving the Tanjung Pelepas port on the eastern coast of Peninsular Malaysia.

Indonesia sinks foreign boats to mark independence

Indonesia sinks foreign boats to mark independence

Indonesia sank dozens of impounded foreign boats to mark Independence Day, an official said Wednesday, as President Joko Widodo steps up a campaign to stop foreign fishermen from "stealing" in its waters