Over 40 Million Indonesians Fully Vaccinated

Tthe daily tally of new Covid-19 cases has been below the February peak over the past week.

09 September 2021 | 11:11 PM


Convict in Jakarta Terror Attack among Those Killed in Tangerang Prison Fire

Two drug convicts from Portugal and South Africa were also killed in the deadly prison fire.

09 September 2021 | 03:48 AM


High Death Toll in Tangerang Fire Returns the Spotlight on Prison Overcrowding Problem

The incident claims the lives of 41 inmates, including two foreign inmates from Portugal and South Africa.

08 September 2021 | 04:46 PM


Prison Fire Kills 41 Inmates in Tangerang

The death toll includes 40 drug offenders and a terrorism convict, a minister said.

08 September 2021 | 01:46 PM


Gov't Asks Parents to Help Boost Student Vaccination

The government is asking for parents' help to get their kids aged 12-17 years vaccinated against Covid-19 as schools reopen.

07 September 2021 | 10:06 AM


Ten Arrested for Attack on Ahmadiyya Mosque in Kalimantan

Chief Security Minister Mahfud MD labels the incident as a "sensitive issue".

06 September 2021 | 01:29 AM


Indonesia Reports Lowest Daily Covid Death Toll in 70 Days

The country has recorded a total of 135,861 Covid-19 deaths since the pandemic began.

05 September 2021 | 11:34 PM


Indonesia Gets Best Paralympic Games Results in History

Badminton player Leani Ratri Oktila was instrumental in the Indonesian success by contributing two gold medals and a silver.

05 September 2021 | 11:26 PM


Indonesia Deploys Ships as Floating Covid-19 Wards

MV Tidar is the biggest among the five ferries and able to accommodate 929 beds. It’s now being stationed off Jayapura.

04 September 2021 | 07:38 PM


Active Covid-19 Cases Return to January Levels

Indonesia has recorded 34,787 Covid-19 deaths in the past month, the world’s highest fatality toll of the period.

03 September 2021 | 10:20 PM