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Indonesia: Republic in Southeast Asia
Indonesia, officially the Republic of Indonesia, is a country in Southeast Asia, between the Indian and Pacific oceans. It is the world's largest island country, with more than seventeen thousand islands, and at 1,904,569 square kilometres, the 14th largest by land area and the 7th largest in combined sea and land area. With over 261 million people, it is the world's 4th most populous country as well as the most populous Muslim-majority country. Java, the world's most populous island, contains more than half of the country's population.

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Indonesian president's lead over election rival cut in new survey

A new Indonesian election survey shows President Joko Widodo's big lead over his challenger, retired general Prabowo Subianto, is narrowing, just weeks ahead of next month's vote in the world's..
Reuters - Published

Factbox: What we know about Boeing 737 MAX crash and what comes next

More than 300 Boeing 737 MAX 8 and MAX 9 passenger jets around the world have been taken out of service following two fatal crashes over the past five months in Ethiopia and Indonesia that killed..
Reuters - Published

Videos for Indonesia

Stakes Are High As Boeing Inquiry Turns To Cockpit Voice Recorder [Video]Stakes Are High As Boeing Inquiry Turns To Cockpit Voice Recorder

According to a report by Reuters, on Tuesday, the investigation into the final moments of Ethiopian Airlines flight 302 turned to the cockpit voice recorder, whose contents may affect the future of not..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:55Published

Ethiopian Crash Crew's Voices May Unlock High-stakes Boeing Inquiry [Video]Ethiopian Crash Crew's Voices May Unlock High-stakes Boeing Inquiry

According to Reuters, The investigation into the final minutes of Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302 turned on Tuesday to the secrets in the cockpit voice recorder as Boeing and a shaken global aviation..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:53Published

'Lives depend' on plane safety: Boeing CEO [Video]'Lives depend' on plane safety: Boeing CEO

Boeing Co Chief Executive Dennis Muilenburg, facing the biggest crisis of his tenure, said on Monday that the company understands "lives depend on the work we do" and was taking steps to "fully ensure"..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:24Published

'Similarities' found in Boeing crash probe -investigators [Video]'Similarities' found in Boeing crash probe -investigators

Investigators who verified data extracted from the black box recorders of the Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737 MAX plane have found 'clear similarities' with the Lion Air flight that crashed in October...

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:51Published

Wall Street rises ahead of Fed meeting [Video]Wall Street rises ahead of Fed meeting

Wall Street edged higher on Monday ahead of the Federal Reserve policymakers meeting this week. Boeing and Facebook were a drag. Fred Katayama reports.

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Boeing faces growing scrutiny in Ethiopian crash probe [Video]Boeing faces growing scrutiny in Ethiopian crash probe

World's biggest planemaker Boeing faces escalating pressure after Ethiopia pointed out similarities between its crash and one in Indonesia last year, focusing on the safety of software installed on the..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:28Published

Pressure Rises On Boeing Over Crash Parallels [Video]Pressure Rises On Boeing Over Crash Parallels

According to Reuters, a source said Investigators probing the Boeing 737 MAX crash in Ethiopia have found similarities in direction data with an aeroplane that came down off Indonesia, heightening..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 01:17Published

Flash Floods, Mudslides Kill at Least 79 People in Indonesia [Video]Flash Floods, Mudslides Kill at Least 79 People in Indonesia

Days of heavy rain triggered the deadly floods and mudslides in the province of Papua.

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Boeing Faces Growing Scrutiny In Ethiopian Crash Probe [Video]Boeing Faces Growing Scrutiny In Ethiopian Crash Probe

The world’s biggest planemaker faced escalating pressure on Monday after Ethiopia pointed to parallels between its crash and one in Indonesia. The Ethiopian Airlines disaster eight days ago killed..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:41Published

U.S. authorities investigate FAA approval of Boeing plane: WSJ [Video]U.S. authorities investigate FAA approval of Boeing plane: WSJ

The Wall Street Journal reports that the U.S. Department of Transportation is investigating the Federal Aviation Administration's approval of Boeing Co's 737 MAX jetliners. News of the probe comes in..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:54Published

Flash Floods and Earthquake in Indonesia Kill at Least 79 People, Officials Say [Video]Flash Floods and Earthquake in Indonesia Kill at Least 79 People, Officials Say

The number of people killed after torrential downpours triggered flash floods and mudslides that tore through mountainside villages in Indonesia’s easternmost province has climbed to 79, with dozens..

Credit: Time     Duration: 00:50Published

Families symbolically bury plane crash victims [Video]Families symbolically bury plane crash victims

Families hold symbolic burials for the Ethiopian plane crash victims, since DNA testing could take up to six months. Meanwhile, new details about the crash are emerging. Lucy Fielder reports.

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Floods, Landslides in Indonesia Leave At Least 50 Dead [Video]Floods, Landslides in Indonesia Leave At Least 50 Dead

A spokesperson for the country's disaster agency says those numbers are likely to rise.

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58 people confirmed dead in Indonesia flash floods [Video]58 people confirmed dead in Indonesia flash floods

Homes and bridges destroyed in Papua province by landslides triggered by torrential rainfall

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Details emerge of Boeing 737 crash in Ethiopia [Video]Details emerge of Boeing 737 crash in Ethiopia

A source who has listened to the air traffic control recording of the Ethiopian Airline's Boeing 737 MAX before it crashed told Reuters the pilot, who sounded very scared, can be heard saying the plane..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 02:18Published

Crash victim DNA tests to take up to six months, says Ethiopian Airlines [Video]Crash victim DNA tests to take up to six months, says Ethiopian Airlines

Ethiopian Airlines said on Saturday (March 16) that DNA testing of the remains of the 157 passengers on board flight 302 may take up to six months. It offered bereaved families charred earth from the..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:35Published

New Zealand starts to bury mosque attack victims [Video]New Zealand starts to bury mosque attack victims

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern on Saturday promised to reform the country’s gun laws, a day after at least one gunman attacked worshippers in two mosques, killing 49 and wounding 42..

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'Our gun laws will change' [Video]'Our gun laws will change'

New Zealand's Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern vowed to change the country's gun laws after telling reporters that the alleged perpetrator of the deadly attack at two mosques in Christchurch had a gun..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 00:58Published

U.N. Security Council Condemns New Zealand Shooting [Video]U.N. Security Council Condemns New Zealand Shooting

According to a report by Reuters, on Friday, the UN Security Council condemned a shooting at two mosques in New Zealand that claimed the lives of 49 people as 'heinous and cowardly,' and called acts of..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:41Published

Ethiopian Airlines CEO Sees 'Clear Similarities' Between Crashed 737 MAX Jets [Video]Ethiopian Airlines CEO Sees 'Clear Similarities' Between Crashed 737 MAX Jets

According to Reuters, the Ethiopian Airlines Group Chief Executive Officer said that the crashed Boeing Co 737 MAX jets in Ethiopia and Indonesia appear to have a common connection. Investigators have..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:36Published

 

Job skills for young Indonesians a key concern ahead of election

Rival campaigners in Indonesia's elections next month are sparring over ways to fix the education system in Southeast Asia's biggest economy, which is widely blamed for failing to equip students with..
Reuters - Published

Ethiopia and Indonesia crash parallels heap pressure on Boeing

Investigators probing the Boeing 737 MAX crash in Ethiopia have found similarities in vital flight angle data with an aeroplane that came down off Indonesia, a source said, hiking pressure on the..
Reuters - Published

Pressure rises on Boeing over Ethiopia, Indonesia crash parallels

Investigators probing the Boeing 737 MAX crash in Ethiopia have found similarities in direction data with an aeroplane that came down off Indonesia, a source said, heightening pressure on the world's..
Reuters - Published

Boeing faces growing scrutiny in Ethiopian crash probe

The world's biggest planemaker faced escalating pressure on Monday after Ethiopia pointed to parallels between its crash and one in Indonesia, sharping the focus on the safety of software installed in..
Reuters - Published

Indonesia condemns Anning comments on Christchurch terror attack

Australia's neighbour - and the largest Muslim country in the world - has condemned Senator Fraser Anning's comments that linked the deadly Christchurch terror attack to Muslim immigration.
SBS - Published

Death toll in floods in Indonesia's Papua rises to nearly 80

Authorities in Indonesia raised the death toll from floods and landslides in the easternmost province of Papua to nearly 80 on Monday as President Joko Widodo called for the urgent evacuation of..
Reuters - Published

Landslides at waterfall kill two in Indonesia's Lombok

Dozens of tourists were evacuated on Sunday from a waterfall site hit by landslides in the Indonesian holiday island of Lombok, where two people died, authorities said.
Reuters - Published

Around 35 tourists believed trapped after landslides in Indonesia's Lombok: official

Around 35 foreign and domestic tourists are believed to be trapped and two others died after landslides hit a waterfall site on Indonesia's tourist island of Lombok on Sunday, a disaster agency..
Reuters - Published

Flash floods kill at least 58 in Indonesia's Papua province

Flash floods and landslides triggered by torrential rain in Indonesia's easternmost province of Papua have killed at least 58 people, injured dozens and displaced more than 4,000, authorities said on..
Reuters - Published

At least 42 dead in floods in Indonesia's Papua: official

Flash floods in Indonesia's easternmost province Papua have killed at least 42 people and left 21 badly injured, a local disaster agency official told Reuters on Sunday.
Reuters - Published

Indonesia anti-graft agency names president's ally suspect in bribery case

Indonesia's anti-graft agency on Saturday named a prominent Islamist politician backing President Joko Widodo's re-election campaign as a suspect in a bribery case, an investigator said.
Reuters - Published

Ethiopian Airlines CEO sees 'clear similarities' between crashed 737 MAX jets: Xinhua

The crashed Boeing Co 737 MAX jets in Ethiopia and Indonesia appear to have a common connection, Ethiopian Airlines Group Chief Executive Officer Tewolde Gebremariam told China's state news agency..
Reuters - Published

Shocked aviation world awaits Boeing black box probe in France

Investigators in France on Friday examined the black boxes of a Boeing 737 MAX that crashed in Ethiopia as the global airline industry waited to see if the cause was similar to a disaster in Indonesia..
Reuters - Published

Boeing black box review begins in France, aviation world waits

Investigators in France on Friday examined the black boxes of a Boeing 737 MAX that crashed in Ethiopia as a spooked global airline industry waited to see if the cause was similar to a disaster in..
Reuters - Published

Indonesian police arrest Islamist ally of president for suspected graft

The head of an influential Islamist party that is a member of President Joko Widodo’s ruling coalition was arrested for alleged graft on Friday, according to police.
Reuters - Published

Indonesia 'strongly condemns' attack on New Zealand mosque

Indonesia's foreign minister said on Friday the world's biggest Muslim-majority country strongly condemned a shooting at a mosque in New Zealand and authorities were checking on whether any of its..
Reuters - Published

Indonesia to speed up release of Lion Air crash report: safety agency head

Indonesia plans to speed up the release of the report into its investigation of the October crash of Lion Air Boeing 737 that killed all 189 people on board to "between July to August", the head of the..
Reuters - Published

Indonesia to send officials to Ethiopia to aid Boeing crash probe

Indonesia plans to send a flight inspector and an official from its transport safety agency to Ethiopia to help with the probe into Sunday's crash of a Boeing 737 MAX 8 jet, Transport Ministry official..
Reuters - Published

Indonesia says cyber attacks won't disrupt elections

Presidential and legislative polls in Indonesia next month are not at risk of disruption from cyber attacks, the head of the election commission said on Wednesday, even though regular hacking attempts..
Reuters - Published

Uzbekistan bars Boeing 737 Max jets from local airports

Uzbekistan's civil aviation agency on Wednesday barred Boeing 737 Max jets from taking off or landing at local airports for one month, following two fatal crashes involving the aircraft in Indonesia..
Reuters - Published

Wife, son of suspected Indonesian militant blow themselves up: police

The wife and son of a suspected militant Islamist blew themselves up in their home on the Indonesian island of Sumatra early on Wednesday after hours of tense negotiations with counter-terrorism..
Reuters - Published

Kazakhstan suspends Boeing 737 Max flights

Kazakhstan's civil aviation committee suspended Boeing 737 Max flights starting from Wednesday, it said in a statement, following two fatal crashes involving the aircraft in Indonesia and Ethiopia.
Reuters - Published

In Indonesia, Facebook and Twitter are 'buzzer' battlegrounds as elections loom

Almost every day, "Janda", a self-described Indonesian housewife with 2,000 Twitter followers, dispenses lifestyle tips, complains about city life, and praises how the government of President Joko..
Reuters - Published

Indonesians get first chance to ride subway in traffic-clogged capital

Indonesia's capital, Jakarta, held on Tuesday the first public trial run of its $3 billion mass rapid transit (MRT) system aimed at improving transport conditions in a city suffering some of the worst..
Reuters - Published

Singapore, Australia, China, Indonesia ground Boeing's 737 MAX 8 as concerns mount

Singapore and Australia suspended operations of all Boeing 737 MAX aircraft in and out of their airports on Tuesday, and Indonesia and China grounded their fleets of the U.S. planemaker' s latest model..
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Polls show Indonesian president holds lead ahead of April election

With just over a month to go to an Indonesian election, President Joko Widodo holds a double-digit lead over his challenger, retired general Prabowo Subianto, according to an opinion poll released this..
Reuters - Published

Boeing 737 MAX-8: Which airlines are still operating the controversial plane after Ethiopian crash?

At least six countries have ordered the grounding of all Boeing 737 MAX 8 aircraft, citing the Ethiopian Airlines crash and another deadly accident of that same model in Indonesia, while many continue..
SBS - Published

Insurers face large claims after second Boeing 737 MAX crash

Boeing Co's insurers face big claims from families of the victims of the Ethiopian Airlines crash, coming less than six months after the crash of the same type of Boeing aircraft in Indonesia,..
Reuters - Published

After Ethiopia crash horror, some nations ground Boeing 737 MAX 8s

China and Indonesia grounded their fleets of Boeing's 737 MAX 8 aircraft on Monday as witnesses recalled the terrifying spectacle of smoke and debris trailing from an Ethiopian Airlines plane before it..
Reuters - Published

Global airlines' reaction to Ethiopian Airlines crash

China and Indonesia have grounded Boeing 737 MAX 8 aircraft operated by their airlines in reaction to the fatal crash of a plane of the same type operated by Ethiopian Airlines on Sunday.
Reuters - Published

China, Indonesia ground Boeing 737 MAX 8 fleets after Ethiopia crash

China and Indonesia grounded their fleets of Boeing's 737 MAX 8 aircraft on Monday, and investigators recovered the black box from a crash that killed 157 people, the second disaster in less than five..
Reuters - Published

Malaysia frees Indonesian woman accused of Kim Jong Nam's poisoning

An Indonesian woman accused in the 2017 chemical poison murder of the North Korean leader's half-brother was freed on Monday after a Malaysian court dropped the charge in a case that drew suspicions of..
Reuters - Published

Malaysia agreed to Indonesia's request to free Aisyah, attorney general says

Malaysia agreed to Indonesia's request to drop charges against an Indonesian woman accused in the 2017 killing of the North Korean leader's half-brother, its attorney general said in a letter on March..
Reuters - Published

Malaysia frees Indonesian suspect in Kim Jong Nam murder case

An Indonesian woman accused in the 2017 killing of the North Korean leader's half-brother was freed on Monday, as a Malaysian court dropped the murder charge against her in a case that drew suspicions..
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Malaysia drops murder charge against Indonesian woman in Kim Jong Nam case

An Indonesian woman accused in the 2017 killing of the North Korean leader's half-brother was released from custody on Monday after a Malaysian court dropped a murder charge against her.
Reuters - Published

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