It’s already Friday night in Jakarta, Indonesia, which means they’ve already had a very exciting Friday afternoon. I can say that it’s been an interesting end-of-week for them because of all these Tweets showing hardcore porn playing on a billboard on a busy South Jakarta street. Even better, this was right by the mayor’s office. Oops. Read more...
BlackBerry has decided to stop making its iconic handsets, but that doesn’t mean they will disappear - especially in places where they’re still popular. ||| Singapore - BlackBerry may have decided to stop making its iconic handsets, but that doesn’t mean the gadgets will disappear, especially in places where they’re still popular. Show More Summary
The CDC's list includes Thailand, the Philippines and Indonesia
Pregnant women are urged to postpone non-urgent travel to Brunei, Burma (Myanmar), Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Maldives, Philippines, Thailand, East Timor and Vietnam.
An unexpectedly powerful explosion from Barujari at Rinjani prompted evacuations of over 1,000 tourists, with some still possibly in danger. The post An Eruption at Rinjani in Indonesia Traps Hundreds of Tourists appeared first on WIRED.
Indonesia's Aceh province, which has gained international infamy for its strict Islamic laws, won rare praise from rights activists Thursday for introducing the country's most generous maternity leave policy. The decision to give female...Show More Summary
The Mo Brothers from Indonesia always deliver. Whether it's a disturbing slasher movie like Macabre or an intense thriller such as Killers, the directing team comprised of Kimo Stamboel and Timo Tjahjanto have become a force for genre filmmaking. Show More Summary
JAKARTA (Reuters) - Hundreds of climbers have been brought down safely from the slopes of an Indonesian volcano that erupted this week, the disaster agency said on Thursday, although the fate of several daredevil tourists who declined to leave was not clear.
Mount Barujari lies within the crater of the massive Mount Rinjani on the island of Lombok, a popular tourist destination near Bali.
More than 200 foreign tourists were feared trapped on an Indonesian volcano Wednesday after the peak erupted and sent a plume of ash 6,500 feet in the air, officials said. More than 1,000 people were evacuated after Mount Barujari erupted just before 3 p.m. Show More Summary
Earlier today, BlackBerry confirmed it was to stop building its hardware in-house, as it moved toward a licensing model to cut costs. Now, we have a better idea what this may look like, as the Canadian company officially announces its first licensing partnership. A new joint venture called “BB Merah Putih” has been set up […]
Indonesia will postpone enforcing new rules on online ride-hailing apps for six months to give drivers and companies such as Uber and Grab more time to comply.
Jakarta's traffic congestion is notorious for being the worst in the world, costing billions every year. Now a new Mass Rapid Transit project aims to ease the choked traffic and improve logistics costs in Indonesia’s capital city. Ahead of completion…
JAKARTA (Reuters) - Indonesian rescuers on Wednesday evacuated hundreds of tourists from a volcano that erupted a day earlier and were searching for as many as 50 climbers.
Citizens have admitted hiding almost $200 bln in what is shaping up to be one of the world's more effective schemes. Success stems from low charges, credible government, and big penalties for abstainers. The global backdrop makes it a good time for other countries to strike.
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. Mount Barujari began erupting...Show More Summary
A scheme aims to tackle poverty and waste in Indonesia by collecting rubbish from some of country’s poorest people giving them health insurance in exchange Aged 70, Tuna has pains in her leg, waist and chest, but her income as a garlic picker put even the most basic medical provision beyond reach. Show More Summary
Jakarta makers combine forces with environmental groups to educate the public about food waste in Indonesia and come up with solutions. Read more on MAKE The post Indonesian Makers Work Towards Zero Food Waste appeared first on Make: DIY Projects and Ideas for Makers.
Disturbing pictures have emerged of the sad life of dolphins captured from the wild and forced to perform in Indonesia's travelling circuses.
Columns of steam shoot from the ground at an Indonesian power plant sitting in the shadow of an active volcano, as energy is tapped from the red-hot underbelly of the archipelago.