Plane overshoots runway at Sentani Airport, delays flights

Jayapura, Feb. 25 -- As many as 17 flights from and to Sentani Airport in Papua Province were delayed after a Trigana Air Service cargo aircraft skid off the runway Tuesday morning. "The accident invo... Read More

BNPB stations troops to handle floods in Jabodetabek

Jakarta, Feb. 25 -- The National Disaster Mitigation Agency (BNPB) deployed troops to tackle floods hitting Jakarta, Bogor, Depok, Tangerang, and Bekasi (Jabodetabek) since Tuesday morning, Head of BN... Read More

KPK resummons General Election Commission Chairman Arief Budiman

Jakarta, Feb. 25 -- The Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) resummoned General Election Commission (KPU) Chairman Arief Budiman and its Commissioner Evi Novida Ginting Manik over a bribery case on... Read More

Marsudi holds economic cooperation talks with foreign counterparts

Jakarta, Feb. 25 -- Indonesian Foreign Minister Retno Marsudi held nine bilateral talks with her foreign counterparts on the sidelines of the 43rd Session of the UNHRC in Geneva, Switzerland, Feb 24, ... Read More

BMKG marks extreme rainfall in Jakarta on Tuesday

Jakarta, Feb. 25 -- The Meteorology, Climatology, and Geophysics Agency (BMKG) confirmed that several parts in Indonesia's capital city, Jakarta, had received extreme torrential rainfall, with intensi... Read More

VP urges regional election contestants to evade money politics

Jakarta, Feb. 25 -- Vice President Ma'ruf Amin has appealed to all contestants of the simultaneous regional elections to steer clear from the corruptive influence of money on politics. "This election... Read More

PLN temporarily disconnects power in Bekasi, Karawang, Purwakarta

Bandung, Feb. 25 -- Regional office of State Electricity Company (PLN), West Java, shut the power of 712 houses in areas, including Bekasi, Karawang, and Purwakarta, as well as Cikarang and Gunung Put... Read More

Software developers invited to take up 2020 APEC App Challenge

Jakarta, Feb. 25 -- Talented software developers and designers from 21 APEC member economies are invited to prove their mettle in the 2020 APEC App Challenge, according to the APEC Secretariat's issue... Read More

Floods disrupt teaching, learning activities in Jakarta's 159 schools

Jakarta, Feb. 25 -- Academic activities at over 150 schools in DKI Jakarta were suspended owing to floods that obstructed access to the schools and their buildings. Some 159 schools, from kindergarte... Read More

Incessant downpour inundates South Jakarta's several areas on Tuesday

Jakarta, Feb. 25 -- Rains lashing Jakarta and its surrounding areas since Monday night until Tuesday morning triggered flooding in several parts of South Jakarta. Floods inundated several areas in So... Read More