This Is How Indonesia Welcomes Ramadan

Muslims in Indonesia welcome the fasting month in a series of colorful ceremonies.

04 May 2019 | 11:00 PM


Prabowo-Sandi's Aceh Safari

Prabowo Subianto and his running mate Sandiaga Uno visited Banda Aceh – where they won heavily in the election – last Friday.

04 May 2019 | 11:00 AM


Traditional Indonesian Textiles Showcased During 'Fashion Show on Train'

Baznas presented an Islamic fashion show on the train connecting downtown Jakarta to Soekarno-Hatta International Airport on Thursday.

03 May 2019 | 11:12 PM


Ed Sheeran Wows Fans in Jakarta During Last Asian Stop of 'Divide World Tour 2019'

The British singer-songwriter performed for more than 50,000 fans at Gelora Bung Karno Stadium in Central Jakarta on Friday night.

03 May 2019 | 10:00 PM


Workers Unite: May Day Rally in Jakarta

Workers tried to get close to the State Palace but were prevented by barbed wire fences and a 25,000-strong police contingent.

01 May 2019 | 03:00 PM


19 Dead, Thousands Displaced in Flooding in Jakarta and Bengkulu

Torrential rains have resulted in flooding and landslides in Jakarta and in Bengkulu, claiming the lives of 19 people and displacing 14,000.

28 April 2019 | 06:59 PM


Women's March in Jakarta

Women's March in Jakarta was delayed almost a month by the elections.

27 April 2019 | 03:00 PM


The Colorful Maasai People of Tanzania

The Jakarta Globe visits a Maasai boma in northern Tanzania.

23 April 2019 | 10:00 PM


Prayer for Sri Lanka Blast Victims

University students in Surabaya held a vigil on Monday (22/04) for victims of the Easter Sunday bomb attack in Sri Lanka.

22 April 2019 | 08:38 PM


Earth Day Celebrations Across the Archipelago

Demonstrations, street parades and tree-planting made for festive Earth Day celebrations across Indonesia on Monday (22/04).

22 April 2019 | 08:15 PM