Food & Recipes
22 May 2022
Travel to these 10 exotic international locales this summer!
Travel bookings have always been stressful for travellers, especially for large-ticket trips where the entire amount is paid upfront for a vacation.
19 May 2022
Indonesia lifts palm oil export ban from May 23 as supply improves
Indonesia announced to lift its palm oil export ban from May 23. The domestic cooking oil supply situation in the country has improved. Indonesia is the world’s top palm oil exporter.
25 Apr 2022
Edible oil industry suggests govt initiate dialogue with Indonesia over oil
Indonesia had announced to ban exports till further notice apparently to contain edible oil prices in their domestic market. Indonesia was levying USD 575 per tonne export duty. Oil and fats contributed to around 60 per cent of food and beverages inflation in the country.
22 Apr 2022
Indonesia bans palm oil export, world to face the jitters
Indonesia has banned the export of palm oil from April 28. The decision has been taken to control skyrocketing domestic prices and ensure availability of food products at home. Indonesia is the world’s biggest exporter of palm oil.
10 Apr 2022
Famous abandoned aircrafts around the world: Bali's Boeing 737 to India's 720
An abandoned Boeing 737 has been parked in a field in Bali's southernmost region The abandoned plane is a Boeing 737-200 The abandoned Boeing 737-200 was produced in October 1982
24 Mar 2022
Indonesia removed quarantine for fully vaccinated international passengers
Int’l travellers are now only required to show negative PCR test results upon arrival in Indonesia Fully vaccinated international visitors are no longer required to undergo quarantine Covid-19 infections are continuously declining in Indonesia
26 Feb 2022
Indonesia earthquake: 7 dead, 85 injured after strong quake hits west Sumatra
The natural disaster has forced nearly 5,000 people to flee home and take shelter at 35 evacuation centres. The tremors have destroyed more than 10,000 houses and buildings in Pasaman district and Pasaman Barat district.
07 Jan 2022
India, Indonesia FMs discuss Aceh-Andaman connectivity, Myanmar, Afghanistan
During Prime Minister Narendra Modi's 2018 visit to Indonesia, among several agreements both sides decided to cooperate in connectivity between Andaman and Nicobar island and Aceh province of Indonesia.
14 Dec 2021
Earthquake of magnitude 7.4 strikes Indonesia, triggers tsunami warning
A powerful 7.4-magnitude earthquake has hit eastern Indonesia. It struck about 112 km northwest of the town of Larantuka at a depth of 12 km. The quake has triggered a tsunami warning.
05 Dec 2021
Indonesia Semeru volcanic eruption kills 13, injures dozens
Semeru, more than 3,600 metres (12,000 feet) high, is one of Indonesia`s nearly 130 active volcanoes.
19 Nov 2021
India allows export of 20 million Novavax COVID vaccine doses to Indonesia
The government has also decided to allow the export of 10 million doses of a licensed version of the AstraZeneca shot made by SII, branded Covishield, to the global vaccine-sharing programme COVAX, two sources said.
13 Nov 2021
Ramayana, Mahabharata, Gandhi connect to Indonesia's Padma awardees
Dr I. Wayan Dibia has created more than 150 new works on dance and dance dramas, mostly exploring both the Hindu Epics. Indian culture has impacted Bali since 5th century and 9 different art forms in the province utilizing the epics.
Indonesia Crypto Ban
12 Nov 2021
Indonesia directs Muslims not to not to buy cryptocurrencies
The religious council has deemed cryptocurrency as haram for Muslims. The head of religious decrees said that there are elements of uncertainty, wagering and harm. The MUI holds the authority on Shariah laws for Muslims in Indonesia.
31 Oct 2021
‘ABCDEF GHIJK Zuzu’: Indonesian authorities baffled at unique name
The health officials at the vaccination centre were surprised The father wanted to name other two boys, NOPQ RSTUV and XYZ
16 Oct 2021
Indonesia earthquake: Bali rocked by quake of magnitude 4.8, three killed
An earthquake of magnitude 4.8 rocked Indonesia's Bali on Saturday morning. It killed at least three people including a three-year-old girl. All affected by the quake have been evacuated.
18 Sep 2021
Bali all set to welcome international tourists from October
Day-to-day rise in COVID cases dropped sharply to 3,835 on September 17 "If the number of cases continues to drop like this, we are confident to reopen Bali," an Indonesian minister said
08 Sep 2021
Fire kills at least 41 in overcrowded Indonesia prison
41 inmates were killed in a prison fire in Tanggerang town in Indonesia 81 prisoners were rescued but many of them suffered burn injuries
08 Sep 2021
At least 40 dead, dozens injured in fire at prison in Indonesia
The fire broke out at 1 to 2 a.m. at the Tangerang Prison Block C The prison housed more than 2,000 inmates, far more than its 600 people capacity
Distinct Human Lineage
27 Aug 2021
Researchers find 7200 yr old skeleton, new human group unknown to world
Excavation began in 2015. The remains are the first known skeleton of a Toalean. Researchers found the excavation to be particularly challenging because DNA can be easily degraded in the tropical climate.
22 Aug 2021
Foreign portfolio investors pump in Rs 7,245 crore in August
Indonesia reported FPI inflows of USD 156 million. With improving macroeconomic environment and positive outlook, FPIs are focusing their attention on Indian equities. Additionally, lower chances of further rate cuts on the back of global inflation continue to add to their worries.
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