Stories tagged: Jakarta
UPDATED: Wed., May 22, 2019, 2:54 p.m.
Indonesian President Joko Widodo said authorities have the volatile situation in the country’s capital under control after six people died Wednesday in riots by supporters of his losing rival in …
Wed., Oct. 3, 2018, 6:47 p.m.
A volcano erupted Wednesday on the same central Indonesian island struck last week by a powerful earthquake and tsunami, but no evacuations were ordered.
Wed., April 18, 2018, 10:34 p.m.
A shallow earthquake in central Indonesia has killed three people and damaged more than 300 homes, disaster officials said Thursday as they declared a two-week emergency for the affected areas.
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 15, 2017, 8:55 p.m.
A strong earthquake shook Indonesia’s densely populated Java island on Friday night, killing two people and severely damaging dozens of homes near the epicenter.
UPDATED: Thu., July 6, 2017, 10:20 p.m.
Police are questioning the Indonesian business partner of President Donald Trump over allegations he sent threatening text messages to a deputy attorney general.
Sat., July 1, 2017, 12:09 p.m.
Following another week of dust-ups between the media and President Donald Trump, his predecessor shared a bit of wisdom Saturday from the other side of the world about tolerance and …
Wed., May 24, 2017, 9:51 a.m.
A suspected suicide bombing near a bus terminal in Indonesia’s capital Wednesday night killed a policeman and injured four other officers, police said.
Tue., Dec. 20, 2016, 8:44 p.m.
Indonesian police said they killed three suspected militants in a raid Wednesday on the outskirts of Jakarta and found several bombs which they are trying to defuse.
Wed., Nov. 2, 2016, 8:36 a.m.
JAKARTA, Indonesia – They were poor and vulnerable – nobodies trying to make a living in a sophisticated and clinical metropolis far from their island villages. They were brutalized by …