Earthquake

Indonesia lifts tsunami warning after powerful quake

No reports of major damage from magnitude 6.9 earthquake off the northeastern coast of the island of Sulawesi.

Indonesia lifts tsunami warning after powerful quake

Indonesia

Indonesia: Top court rejects woman's appeal over boss's lewd call

Baiq Nuril Maknun, who was a teacher on the island of Lombok, had complained of getting lewd calls from her boss.

Indonesia: Top court rejects woman's appeal over boss's lewd call

Indonesia

'State-in-waiting': Papua's rebels unite against Indonesia rule

Independence groups say they are ready to 'take over our country' amid rumbling conflict in far east of the archipelago.

'State-in-waiting': Papua's rebels unite against Indonesia rule

Indonesia

Indonesians sue government for air pollution

Jakarta was ranked the most-polluted city in Southeast Asia last year.

AJ Impact

Boeing to offer $100m to families of plane crash victims

The offer comes as Boeing faces at least 80 lawsuits on behalf of victims of the plane crashes.

Boeing to offer $100m to families of plane crash victims

Human Rights

'Shame and humiliation': Aceh's Islamic law violates human rights

Punishments under Sharia are rooted in cultural traditions and few are willing to speak publicly against it.

'Shame and humiliation': Aceh's Islamic law violates human rights

Asia Pacific

Indonesia: Court rejects opposition challenge to poll results

Constitutional Court upholds President Joko Widodo's win in April's election after claim brought by Prabowo Subianto.

Indonesia

Indonesia tightens security ahead of election dispute verdict

Some 47,000 security forces deployed in Jakarta as court to rule on opposition challenge to President Widodo's victory.

Indonesia tightens security ahead of election dispute verdict

AJ Impact

Indonesia’s finance minister sees weaker growth, rate cut room

Sri Mulyani Indrawati says Indonesia will likely miss 5.3 percent growth target due to US-China trade war.

Indonesia’s finance minister sees weaker growth, rate cut room

Indonesia

Grieving families demand answers after deadly Indonesia fire

Families are angry at slow process of identification as most bodies were burnt beyond recognition in the factory blaze.

Grieving families demand answers after deadly Indonesia fire

AJ Impact

Asian airline to start testing drones capable of hauling tonnes

PT Garuda Indonesia to buy 100 drones to deliver cargo from 30 logistics centres to archipelago's 18,000 islands.

Asian airline to start testing drones capable of hauling tonnes

Indonesia

Children among 30 dead in Indonesia matchstick factory blaze

Women working in the matchstick factory in the town of Binjai often brought their children to work, a relative said.

Children among 30 dead in Indonesia matchstick factory blaze

AJ Impact

Indonesia's first football IPO fans hopes of a cleaner league

Bali United is the first football club in Southeast Asia to go public, but it might prompt others to follow suit.

Indonesia's first football IPO fans hopes of a cleaner league

Indonesia

Tight security as Indonesia court considers election challenge

Presidential candidate Prabowo Subianto claims 'systematic' fraud and abuse in Joko Widodo's April vote win.

Tight security as Indonesia court considers election challenge

Indonesia

Frightened and displaced, Papua children haunted by conflict

Thousands of boys and girls remain in shelters after fleeing battles between Indonesian army and independence fighters.

Frightened and displaced, Papua children haunted by conflict