Tag: Indonesia

Jail for Batam church pastor who conspired to deposit fake S$10,000 note in S’pore

Singapore – An Indonesian man changed a counterfeit S$10,000 note in his possession despite having reason to believe that it was fake. Mr Jusuf Nababan,...

Sulawesi earthquake: Rescuers scramble to find survivors

At least 81 people have died, with more than 250 seriously injured, after a 6.2-magnitude earthquake hit Indonesia's Sulawesi island on Friday (Jan 15). According...

Powerful Indonesia quake kills at least 34, topples buildings

by Haeril HALIM / Agnes ANYA A powerful earthquake rocked Indonesia's Sulawesi island early Friday, killing at least 34 people, levelling a hospital and severely...

Sobbing relatives bury Indonesian plane crash victim

Sobbing friends and relatives filed into a Jakarta cemetery Thursday to bury the remains of a flight attendant from the crashed Indonesian passenger jet,...

Hunt for cockpit tapes after Indonesia jet crash

https://youtu.be/GFQ7ramNA0s Bad weather forced scores of divers to temporarily suspend their hunt for a crashed Indonesian jet's cockpit voice recorder Wednesday, as investigators worked to...
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EU gets vaccine boost as WHO dampens hope of herd immunity

by Danny KEMP with AFP bureaus The European Union started the approval process for its third vaccine on Tuesday after WHO scientists warned that herd...

Crew on crashed Indonesian passenger jet did not declare emergency: investigator

by Haeril HALIM The crew of an Indonesian passenger jet that crashed off Jakarta at the weekend with 62 people aboard did not declare an emergency...

Indonesian plane crash: Divers closing in on the two black boxes

Jakarta -- The black box recorders from an Indonesian passenger plane that crashed into the sea shortly after take-off on Saturday (Jan 9) have...

Funding goal of S$85,000 exceeded for Singaporean, wife who contracted Covid-19 in Jakarta

Singapore — Many people have rallied to help a family here faced with a huge bill after the father and mother were flown back...
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Elon Musk invited to build SpaceX rocket launch site in Indonesia

Jakarta -- Indonesia has invited Tesla boss Elon Musk to build a launch site for his SpaceX  rockets in the country, pointing out the...
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