Indonesia Reports Longest Run of Three-Digit Covid Deaths

East Java has a share of 26 percent in the national death toll, with a total of 4,526 coronavirus-related deaths since the outbreak.

#HEALTH

Jakarta Cemetery Stacks Bodies in Old Tombs as Burial Space for Covid-19 Victim Runs Out Quickly

Pondok Ranggon Public Cemetery, a burial ground in East Jakarta reserved for the Covid-19 victims, has run out of burial space.

DECEMBER 04 #HEALTH

Manpower Minister Says She Has Contracted Covid

Ida Fauziyah is the fourth minister in the Joko Widodo cabinet to have tested positive for coronavirus.

DECEMBER 03 #HEALTH

Indonesia Adds 8,300 New Covid Cases, 33 pct Higher than Previous Record

The National Covid-19 Task Force blamed today’s record-breaking number on poor data management.

DECEMBER 03 #HEALTH

Jokowi Claims Government Covid Response Fruitful 

Indonesia has recorded nearly 550,000 confirmed cases of the virus since the outbreak began.

DECEMBER 03 #HEALTH

Jemaah Islamiyah Uses Charity Boxes to Collect Fund for Terror Activities

Jemaah Islamiyah, or JI, a terrorist group responsible for the 2002 Bali bombing, deploys charity boxes at minimarkets across Indonesia.

DECEMBER 02 #TERRORISM

Seven-Day Average of Newly Covid Cases Sets Record for 9th Day in a Row

The weekly death toll also saw a new high for the third consecutive day, with an average of 139 deaths.

DECEMBER 01 #HEALTH

VISION

Students Join Climate Crisis Protest in Jakarta

Environmental activists, students and children joined the "Asia Climate Rally" againts climate crisis in in front of the Jakarta City Hall

#EYEWITNESS

Students Join Climate Crisis Protest in Jakarta

Environmental activists, students and children joined the "Asia Climate Rally" againts climate crisis in in front of the Jakarta City Hall

November 29 #EYEWITNESS

Monash to Open Indonesia's First Foreign-Owned Campus in BSD City

Monash University, one of the highest-ranked universities in Australia, has acquired a license for a new campus in Indonesia.

DECEMBER 01 #EDUCATION

Jakarta Governor Anies Baswedan Tests Positive for Coronavirus

His deputy Ahmad Riza Patria has earlier tested positive, meaning the top two leaders of the capital are now under quarantine.

DECEMBER 01 #HEALTH

Indonesia Joining Asean Customs Transit System Depends on Feasibility Study

The possibility of Indonesia joining the new, land-only Asean Custom Transit System (Acts) depends on the results of the feasibility study.

DECEMBER 01 #INTERNATIONAL

Southeast Asia on Track to Cut Malaria Cases by 40 Pct

China and Malaysia have both registered zero malaria cases for three consecutive years.

DECEMBER 01 #HEALTH

Nine Months since Covid Outbreak, Newly Cases Continue to Set Records

The country has beaten its own daily record in newly cases four times this month.

NOVEMBER 30 #HEALTH

Indonesia Daily Coronavirus Cases Hit New Milestone of 6,000

Central Java becomes the first in the Indonesian outbreak to report over 2,000 new cases in a single day.

NOVEMBER 29 #HEALTH

Islamist Terrorists Kill Four Salvation Army Members in C. Sulawesi, Manhunt Launched

The National Police and Indonesia Military has launched an operation to hunt down an Islamist terror group East Indonesia Mujahidin (MIT)

NOVEMBER 29 #TERRORISM

Indonesia Claims Covid Cold Chain Nears Completion as New Cases Pass 5,000 Again

Indonesia is facing a daunting task of establishing a system to distribute vaccine at low temperature, known as “cold chain”.

NOVEMBER 28 #HEALTH

All Three Cimahi Mayors End Up as Graft Suspects

Ajay Muhammad Priatna was the latest Cimahi mayor to be arrested by the Corruption Eradication Commission.

NOVEMBER 27 #CORRUPTION

Indonesia Daily Covid Deaths, Confirmed Cases Hit New Record

The weekly average sets a new record for the fifth consecutive day, currently standing at 4,896 cases.

NOVEMBER 27 #HEALTH

Majority of Indonesians Simply Don’t Like Rizieq Syihab: Poll

Among those who have negative opinion said Rizieq was notorious for inciting hatred and divisions.

NOVEMBER 27 #POLITICS

Daily Rise in Indonesia Coronavirus Cases ‘Alarming’: Task Force

The weekly average has been climbing to set new records in four consecutive days.

NOVEMBER 26 #HEALTH

Disgraced Minister Edhy Prabowo Spends Bribe Money on Rolex Watch during Hawaii Trip

The couple have spent at least Rp 750 million on luxury watches and handbags, according to the KPK.

NOVEMBER 26 #CORRUPTION