Thursday, February 2, 2023

Indonesia

Indonesia held by Vietnam in Asean semi-final first leg

Indonesia were held to a 0-0 draw by visitors Vietnam in the first leg of their Asean Championship semi-final in Jakarta on Friday as Shin Tae-yong’s side look to reach a second successive final in the Southeast Asian competition.Neither...

Indonesia’s Mt. Semeru eruption buries homes, damages bridge

Improved weather conditions Monday allowed rescuers to resume evacuation efforts and a search for possible victims after the highest volcano on Indonesia’s most densely populated island erupted, triggered by monsoon rains.Mount Semeru in Lumajang district in East Java province...

Indonesia raises alert, evacuates residents after volcano erupts

A volcano erupted in Indonesia on Sunday spewing a cloud of ash 15 km into the sky and forcing the evacuation of nearly 2,000 people, authorities said, as they issued their highest warning for the area in the east...

Indonesia earthquake toll reaches to 310

The death toll from an earthquake that struck Indonesia’s Java island early this week rose to 310 after rescuers found more bodies under landslides, an official said. At least 24 people remain missing.In devasted towns in western Java, residents...

162 dead as strong quake topples houses in Indonesia

A strong, shallow earthquake toppled buildings and walls on Indonesia’s densely populated main island on Monday, killing at least 162 people and injuring hundreds of others as residents fled into the street, some covered in blood and debris.Officials were...

Indonesia forms independent teamto probe football stadium disaster

Indonesia will establish an independent fact-finding team to investigate a deadly football stampede in a stadium in East Java and help find the perpetrators behind the disaster, chief security minister Mahfud MD told a news conference on Monday.At least...

Dr. Andrew Ahoto wins silver award at World Stamp Championship

Philatelist from the North Eastern region, Dr. Andrew Ahoto Sema was conferred with the large silver award at the World Stamp Championship was held at Jakarta, Indonesia from August 4-9. The award was received in absentia on behalf of...

US, Aus among 6 countries interested in Tejas: Govt

The US, Australia, Indonesia and the Philippines are among six countries, which have shown interest in India’s Tejas aircraft while Malaysia has already shortlisted the jet under its acquisition programme, the government said on Friday.The other two countries that...

Sindhu, Prannoy lead India’s challenge at Malaysia

PV Sindhu, will look to recover quickly from her first-round exit at Indonesia, while HS Prannoy will eye another consistent show. The duo will spearhead the Indian challenge, at the Malaysia Open Super 750 tournament starting on Tuesday.Sindhu, a...

Oppn demands arrest of Nupur, Jindal

FIR on death threat to BJP functionary Stepping up pressure for legal action against Nupur Sharma and Naveen Kumar Jindal, opposition parties on Monday demanded that they be arrested for their controversial remarks on Prophet Mohammad and accused the BJP...