JAKARTA (Reuters) - Indonesian authorities on Tuesday said they had arrested the alleged financier and mastermind behind the hijacking of oil tanker Orkim Harmony in June, as well as two suspects in other piracy attacks.
Indonesia moves to boost tourism by scrapping visa requirements for 47 countries.
In the recently digitised collection of Migrant Women Oral History at State Library is the story of Luberta Goote who migrated from Indonesia, fleeing civil unrest to find safe haven at the Wacol Migrant Camp in Queensland in 1957. She went from fear to happiness that included getting used to celebratory fireworks and even meeting the Queen Mother.... Read more
The suspected mastermind behind the hijacking of an Orkim product tanker earlier this year off Malaysia has been arrested outside Indonesia’s capital city of Jakarta. Indonesian media and the Navy reported Monday the arrest of Albert Yohanes, a man suspected of being the mastermind behind the hijacking drama of the MT Orkim Harmony in June. Show More Summary
Today, the Earth got a little hotter, and a little more crowded. Saving Indonesia's Forests Helps Save Human And Forest Lives - like the famed orchid mantid, posing on an orchid. Forests: the cheapest way to store carbon Thousands of...Show More Summary
The Cincinnati Zoo has been home to the only breeding project in the United States for the critically endangered Sumatran rhino, but this year marks the end of an era. 8-year-old Harapan is the last rhino of his kind in the U.S., and so in a effort to
JAKARTA (Reuters) - Indonesia is looking to increase its current pledges on cutting emissions growth, a senior government adviser said on Monday, with a final decision likely by mid-September.
Hongkong Land collaborates with the Bandung Geology Museum of Indonesia to present major upcoming exhibition Parallel Worlds: Where Art & Archaeology Collide, reconciling the realms of science and the arts. It's staged at The Rotunda, Exchange Square in Central from 1st to 18th September 2015. Show More Summary
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Mount Lokon, in North Sulawesi, erupted at around 11 pm local time on Saturday (4:00 GMT Sunday), spewing hot ash into the air and disrupting air traffic.
I never thought jet lag could induce hallucinations, but after I flew four time zones past the international date line, snagged a 90-minute nap in Jakarta and endured a six-hour van ride, I had to wonder whether the sedated monkey getting its belly shaved in front of me was a dream.
International Animal Rescue doesn't just help macaques; it saves and rehabilitates a variety of animals, such as India's dancing bears, migrating birds that are illegally shot down each year as they fly over Malta, and the impossibly cute slow loris, now in danger of extinction.
In an attempt to curtail poaching, Indonesian Society for Animal Welfare has taken an innovative new approach. They have teamed up with mobile game developers to protect the diverse and endangered Read More The post Mobile Games Combat Poachers in Indonesia appeared first on Ecorazzi.
Tatsuro Yamashita - "Love Talkin'" [Buy] Summer is almost over. I wish I was in a tropical climate like Indonesia. That brought back some memories with my friend, Mr. Warusu who is approx. 20 years older than me. I met...
Indonesia expects the construction of the first nuclear power plant in the country to be completed by 2024.
An increase of incidents of piracy and armed robbery in SouthEast Asia has prompted Malaysian and Indonesian law enforcement to form a joint rapid deployment team in response,
Indonesia’s booming smartphone penetration is opening a new front in attempts to save the country’s wildlife.
Today, the Earth got a little hotter, and a little more crowded. Indonesian peatlands store tons of carbon - and wildlife, like this rufous backed kingfisher. Credit: Chong Lip Mun at pinterest.com OO Indonesia: Giant Paper Consortium To Restore Peatlands - by clearing plantations, a notable step for Asia Pulp & Paper. Show More Summary