Sunday, April 11, 2021

Indonesia

‘Eek!’ Covid mutation reported in Indonesia as jabs run short

The country is preparing for a reduced supply of vaccines due to export curbs imposed by the Indian manufacturer.

Over 160 dead in Indonesia, East Timor floods

Dozens more are still missing and thousands have been left homeless.

Flash floods kill dozens in Indonesia and East Timor

Indonesia’s weather agency said a tropical cyclone is approaching, warning that it could bring yet more rain, strong waves, and high winds.

Indonesian cops step up Easter security at churches after terror attacks

President Joko Widodo says there is no place for terrorism in Indonesia.

IS sympathiser behind attack on Indonesia police HQ, says official

Authorities say they have identified the woman as a university dropout who left a suicide note at her family home in Jakarta, which they raided after the shootout.

Voice recorder of crashed passenger jet found, Indonesia says

The cockpit voice recorder could provide vital clues to what the desperate crew was saying when the flight from Jakarta to Pontianak in Borneo went down.

Indonesia cathedral suicide bombers were newlyweds

Authorities say the weapon was a pressure cooker bomb which the couple had learned to assemble online from social media.

Facebook plans undersea cables to speed Southeast Asia internet to US

Facebook cancelled projects to connect the US to Hong Kong following government concerns over Chinese spying.

Massive fire engulfs Indonesian oil refinery

At least five people were seriously injured in the blaze at Pertamina's Balongan refinery in West Java.

Loji penapis minyak di Indonesia meletup

Ratusan penduduk di kawasan itu dipindahkan ke tempat lain.

Indonesia cathedral rocked by Palm Sunday suicide bombing

The powerful blast at the church in Makassar city on Sulawesi island left at least 14 church officials and congregants injured by debris.

Indonesia revives vast capital city move from Jakarta to Borneo

The plan is contingent on the success of Indonesia’s Covid-19 vaccination drive.

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