Tourists Enjoy the Bull Racing Attraction

Justin Watson, a British tourist who has a first time vacation in Lovina, Buleleng Regency, North Bali, is really interested with the bull racing attraction. Many foreign tourists are interested in enjoying the attractions, as it’s the first time watching it in Bali, said Justin Watson, who had the honor of riding bulls in the […]

Three Held Over Village War Arson

SINGARAJA Buleleng Police have arrested three men over house burnings at Lemukih, the Buleleng village where traditional residents and settlers have had a violent confrontation lasting months over contested land title and buildings. The arrests follow two weeks of investigation — which police describe as intensive — after the latest outbreak of violence, last month, […]

500 Police Quieten Latest Buleleng War

SINGARAJA Five hundred police sent to Lemukih village in Sawan to control the latest outbreak of violence over settlers and disputed land have managed to quieten the situation. But with the latest violence, sparked by disputed title to village land, 14 houses have now been burned or vandalised and hundreds of residents fled last week […]

Another Village War Hits Buleleng

SINGARAJA A peace agreement hammered out by Buleleng’s vice-regent, the local military commander and the police to calm another inter-village war lasted only hours before rival groups were at each other’s throats again, throwing stones and petrol bombs. The dispute flared last weekend and Sunday’s truce was supposed to give the warring parties time to […]