Police Inspect Fishing Boat and Find Five Bodies in Freezer

Preliminary investigation revealed that the dead bodies have been kept in the freezer for around two weeks.

#CRIME

Indonesia Coronavirus Cases Top 230,000, Riau Sees Dramatic Surge

Riau had less than 1,000 cases last month, but now it has reported a total of 4,462 cases.

SEPTEMBER 17 #HEALTH

Indonesia Sees New High in Number of Coronavirus Cases

Central Java and Riau have seen escalating caseloads since the beginning of the month.

SEPTEMBER 16 #HEALTH

Jakarta's Neighbor Finds Covid-19 Cases May Be 50 Times Higher Than the Official Figures

Tangerang has found that around 53,100 people had the coronavirus antibody, a magnitude higher than its official data.

SEPTEMBER 15 #HEALTH

Indonesia Has Added 50,000 Covid Cases Halfway Through September

With more than 2,200 cases in the first half of the month, Riau has emerged as latest hotspot in the outbreak.

SEPTEMBER 15 #HEALTH

Indonesia Mulls Buying Covid-19 Vaccine from Astra Zeneca, Moderna

Indonesia has allocated a budget of $2.8 billion for vaccine development and procurement.

SEPTEMBER 15 #HEALTH

Jakarta Starts Reimposed PSBB with Crowded Roads

Offices violating the maximum staffing capacity also marks Jakarta's first day of reimposing the large-scale social restrictions.

SEPTEMBER 14 #HEALTH

VISION

Free Internet for Jakarta Students

The Free Internet for All program has been launched since August 28 to help students with no internet access.

#EYEWITNESS

Free Internet for Jakarta Students

The Free Internet for All program has been launched since August 28 to help students with no internet access.

September 03 #EYEWITNESS

Jakarta Adds 15,000 Covid-19 Cases in Past Two Weeks

The most phenomenal growth in cases has occurred in Riau, where more than half of its total cases have come during the last two weeks.

SEPTEMBER 14 #HEALTH

Muslim Preacher Ali Jaber Describes His Attacker as “Well-Trained”

The victim dismiss suggestion that the attacker was insane when he committed the crime.

SEPTEMBER 14 #TERRORISM

Indonesia Is Losing Health Workers at an Alarming Rate

About 92 health workers died for every 100,000 Covid-19 cases identified in Indonesia, the fourth-highest fatality rate in the world.

SEPTEMBER 14 #HEALTH

Saudi-Born Preacher Stabbed During Sermon in Lampung

Ali Jaber, known as a moderate Muslim preacher, survived the attack with a minor injury in his arm.

SEPTEMBER 13 #TERRORISM

Jakarta Sets New Record in Number of Covid-19 Cases as New Restrictions Announced

New restriction measures oblige all infected persons to quarantine at government-appointed facilities.

SEPTEMBER 13 #HEALTH

Jakarta's Lockdown to Ban Home Isolation, Impose Harsher Sanction on Violation in Offices

Jakarta will house all infected people at specific facilities and punish the whole building for any Covid-19 cases found in its premises.

SEPTEMBER 13 #HEALTH

Indonesia Adds 3,800 Covid-19 Cases as Sumatra Provinces See Resurgence 

Bali has been averaging 159 cases since the beginning of the month, the highest daily average outside Java.

SEPTEMBER 12 #HEALTH

Indonesia Withdraws from Thomas-Uber Championships

The decision came after weeks of preparations by PBSI involving dozens of male and female players in tournament drill.

SEPTEMBER 12 #SPORTS

Bali, Riau See Biggest Growth in Number of Covid-19 Cases outside Java

Central Java saw a new high in its daily total, with 566 new cases for a total of 17,074.

SEPTEMBER 11 #HEALTH

Indonesia Covid-19 Cases Hit New High, Jakarta Tops 50,000

Southeast Asia’s biggest country now has more than 51,000 active cases of coronavirus in all 34 provinces.

SEPTEMBER 10 #HEALTH

Jakarta Sees Record Burial Numbers in a Decade

There were 152 burials per day in August, almost double the month's historical average in the last decade of 82 funerals per day.

SEPTEMBER 10 #HEALTH

Jakarta Reimposes Restrictions as Covid-19 Begins Overwhelming Health System

Governor Anies said hospital capacity will reach the limit next week unless restrictions are brought back to the capital.

SEPTEMBER 09 #HEALTH

Indonesia Adds 3,300 Covid-19 Cases, Bali Sees 100 Pct Rise in Weekly Total

The daily caseload has reached a new level since the beginning of the month, averaging more than 3,000.

SEPTEMBER 09 #HEALTH