HEADLINES

February 29, 2008

Monsoon Intensity Driven by Earth’s Orbit: Study

The monsoon rains that drench tropical and subtropical Asia from June through September vary in duration and intensity in keeping – Read More...
February 29, 2008

Suspect Admits Killing Australian in Canggu: Police

DENPASAR ~ Police said they have arrested a man who confessed to murdering an Australian woman in an apparent botched – Read More...
February 29, 2008

Police Turn to Silver Screen to Improve Image

JAKARTA ~ Indonesian police are to light up the silver screen in a new action-comedy film aimed at improving their – Read More...
February 22, 2008

On State Visit, Finnish President Calls for Climate-Change Action

JAKARTA ~ Finnish President Tarja Halonen began a two-day official visit to Indonesia on Monday by calling for speedy global – Read More...
February 22, 2008

Govt Undecided on Kosovo

JAKARTA ~ Indonesia has not yet decided whether to back Kosovo’s declaration of independence, the Foreign Ministry in Jakarta said. – Read More...
February 22, 2008

Stormy Weather Forces Blackouts throughout Bali

SEMINYAK ~ Large residential areas of Bali were plunged into darkness at the fall of dusk on Wednesday, with power – Read More...
February 22, 2008

Out of Africa: Human Odyssey Is Traced through DNA

Diving deep into the human gene pool, scientists in the United States have drawn one of the most detailed maps – Read More...
February 15, 2008

Manhunt Underway for Killer of Australian Woman

Police Issue One-Month Deadline to Track down Murderer By William J. Furney Managing Editor The Bali Times CANGGU, Bali ~ – Read More...
February 15, 2008

Govt Tightens E. Timor Border; President Prays for Horta

JAKARTA ~ Indonesia tightened its border security with East Timor this week, officials said, as President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono prayed – Read More...
February 15, 2008

Indonesia Failing to Halt Sumatra Tiger Decline: Group

JAKARTA ~ Indonesia has failed to stop poaching of endangered Sumatran tigers, with body parts of the big cats for – Read More...