Protesters clash with Indonesian police after election loss

Credit to Author: ggaviola| Date: Wed, 22 May 2019 01:48:44 +0000

Protesters clash with Indonesian police after election loss

JAKARTA, Indonesia – Supporters of an unsuccessful presidential candidate clashed with security forces and set fire to a police dormitory and vehicles in the Indonesian capital on Wednesday after the release of official election results.

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Masters of puppets: Indonesia’s ‘Ondel-Ondel’ kids

Credit to Author: hmallorca| Date: Sun, 19 May 2019 10:31:28 +0000

Ondel-Ondel

Ondel-Ondel is a staple on the streets of Indonesia’s bustling capital and often appear in celebrations to help ward off evil spirits.

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Indonesia thwarts IS-linked bomb plots — police

Credit to Author: mfrialde| Date: Tue, 07 May 2019 09:11:54 +0000

Indonesia thwarts IS-linked bomb plots -- police

Indonesia has thwarted a bid by Islamic State-linked militants to stage a series of bombings when it announces official election results

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Indonesia floods kill at least 31, thousands displaced

Credit to Author: ggaviola| Date: Mon, 29 Apr 2019 08:07:03 +0000

Indonesia floods kill at least 31, thousands displaced

JAKARTA, Indonesia-  Floods and landslides from torrential rains in Indonesia have killed at least 31 people and displaced thousands in the past few days, the country’s disaster agency said Monday.

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Indonesia detains 12 fishermen after sea clash with Vietnam

Credit to Author: ggaviola| Date: Mon, 29 Apr 2019 07:17:27 +0000

JAKARTA, Indonesia – Indonesia’s navy said Monday that one of its patrol vessels was rammed by two Vietnamese coast guard ships after intercepting a boat it says was fishing illegally in its waters.

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Indonesia’s Widodo declares victory in presidential election

Credit to Author: ggaviola| Date: Thu, 18 Apr 2019 12:07:08 +0000

Indonesia's Widodo declares victory in presidential election

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesian President Joko Widodo said Thursday he was won re-election after receiving an estimated 54% of the vote, backtracking on an earlier vow to wait for official results after his challenger made improbable claims of victory.

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Iloilo booters falter against Indons in AFC Cup

Credit to Author: Tempo Online| Date: Wed, 17 Apr 2019 16:30:25 +0000

Kaya threatened to score another late equalizer after Jovic Bedic scored a penalty kick entering stoppage time but failed to get a clear attempt until the final whistle, allowing PSM to grab top spot in Group H with eight points after four matches.

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Widodo set for second term as Indonesia’s president

Credit to Author: kadraneda| Date: Wed, 17 Apr 2019 12:29:40 +0000

Widodo set for second term as Indonesia's president

Indonesian President Joko Widodo has won a second five-year term, preliminary election results showed Wednesday.

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