Gov't Investigates Possible Radioactive Dumping in South Tangerang

Research and Technology Minister Bambang Brodjonegoro says unauthorized radioactive waste disposal was the culprit in the incident.

18 February 2020 | 07:05 PM


Three Indonesian Crew Members on Diamond Princess Cruise Ship Infected by Coronavirus

The three were part of a 78-strong Indonesian contingent among the ship's crew.

18 February 2020 | 04:46 PM


Mental Health Treatment Paramount for Children of Foreign Terrorist Fighters

The government is urged to provide psychological counseling for the children of IS fighters who will return to Indonesia soon.

17 February 2020 | 09:54 PM


Jokowi Promises 30 Percent Discount for Foreign Tourists

The discount will be part of a stimulus package for a tourism industry starting to reel from the coronavirus outbreak.

17 February 2020 | 06:44 PM


Radioactive Soil Removed From Tangerang Neighborhood

The National Nuclear Energy Agency (Batan) assures that the radioactivity is not caused by its reactor in the same town.

17 February 2020 | 03:53 AM


Returnees From Wuhan Leave Quarantine Island Healthy

Three military aircraft carried 285 passengers to Jakarta's Halim Perdana Kusuma Airport after they completed two-week quarantine in Natuna.

16 February 2020 | 01:26 AM


Religious Messaging the Right Approach in Indonesia to Prevent Child Marriage: NU

Anti-child marriage campaigns may have to rely on religious narratives to deliver their message.

15 February 2020 | 08:26 PM


Indonesia Uses CIA Data to Identify Ex-IS Fighters

The government refuses to repatriate former IS fighters but makes exception for orphaned children under 10.

15 February 2020 | 05:56 PM


Garuda Disinfects Planes After a Passenger Is Diagnosed With Coronavirus

A passenger in a Garuda flight from Bali to Shanghai on Jan. 28 was later diagnosed with the Covid-19 virus.

14 February 2020 | 08:05 PM


Jakpro Starts Work on Formula E Track in Monas After State Commission Reverses Ban

City administrators are still divided over the decision to hold parts of the race inside the National Monument Park.

14 February 2020 | 04:12 PM