Indonesian president Joko Widodo has approved a long-term plan for the government to abandon overcrowded Jakarta and move to a new capital.
Indonesian President Joko Widodo has won a second five-year term, according to preliminary election results.
The chairman of Indonesia’s transportation safety agency has confirmed a third pilot was in the cockpit of a Lion Air Boeing 737 Max 8 on a troubled flight the day before the aircraft crashed minutes after take-off.
The Disasters Emergency Committee (DEC) is encouraging local communities to band together to raise funds for survivors of the recent earthquake and tsunami in Indonesia.
Indonesian woman living in Moray tells of anguish at waiting to discover if her parents were still alive
An Indonesian woman living thousands of miles away in Speyside has described her anxious wait to find out if her family survived a massive earthquake.
A Skye otter expert has warned Scottish tourists to watch out for the illegal trade in cubs as pets in parts of east Asia.
Stars including Ricky Gervais and Simon Cowell have urged Indonesia’s president to ban what they say is a brutal trade in dog and cat meat for human consumption.
A huge earthquake has reportedly struck near Indonesia measuring 7.9 on the richter scale.
Search teams in Indonesia have found the bodies of all 54 passengers on board the Trigana Air plane that crashed two days ago.
A plane with 54 people on board has gone missing over the Papua region of Indonesia
We’re on what’s termed a 14-day ‘Discovery’ cruise of Indonesia’s islands, rightly described by Lonely Planet as some of the world’s loveliest – but amid so much beauty there are the confronting images of poverty that tear at the heart strings.