Vitaly Bigdash to Defend ONE Middleweight World Championship in Jakarta

Middleweight contender Marcin Prachnio's fall to injury leaves World Champion Vitaly Bigdash with a new contender at the next ONE Championship fixture on Jan. 14.

03 January 2017 | 06:19 PM


China Tightens Tibetan Border Security to Combat 'Separatism'

China has tightened security regulations in Tibet's border region to battle the risks of terrorism and 'separatism.'

03 January 2017 | 06:10 PM


KPK Extends Detention Period for Three Bakamla Graft Suspects

KPK has extended the detention period for three graft suspects on bribery allegations involving a state defense procurement project at Bakamla.

03 January 2017 | 05:39 PM


Ahok Denies Accepting FPI Witness's Testimony in Blasphemy Trial

Ahok's campaign team chairman denied claim that the governor had accepted a testimony from an FPI witness during his blasphemy trial on Tuesday (03/01).

03 January 2017 | 05:38 PM


Indonesia's Population of Irrawaddy Dolphins Increasingly Under Threat

A researcher has warned that Indonesia's population of Irrawaddy dolphins (Orcaella brevirostris) is increasingly coming under threat.

03 January 2017 | 05:36 PM


Procurement Officers Get Much-Needed Raise From Jokowi

President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo's administration issued a new regulation to raise procurement officers' allowance late last year.

03 January 2017 | 05:02 PM


China Confirms Human Bird Flu Case in Guizhou Province

Health authorities in the southern Chinese province of Guizhou have confirmed a new human case of H7N9 avian influenza.

03 January 2017 | 05:00 PM


Jakarta Spends Only 87 Percent of Its 2016 Budget

Acting Jakarta Governor Sumarsono claimed the capital spent only 87 percent of its 2016 regional budget.

03 January 2017 | 04:13 PM


JCI Declines on First Day of Trading in 2017 at Midday Break

Indonesia's benchmark stock index declined on Tuesday midday (03/01) — its first day of trading in 2017 — as investors resorted to profit-taking, capitalizing on relatively high stock prices in the new year.

03 January 2017 | 04:10 PM


Moscow Seeks Naval Drills as Russian Warships Visit Manila

Russia to hold maritime drills with the Philippines to help combat terrorism and piracy, sending two warships for the first official navy-to-navy contact.

03 January 2017 | 04:00 PM