HEADLINES

May 22, 2009

In Kalimantan, Airport, Brothels Take Over Orangutans’ Habitat, Say Activists

Part of a national park in Kalimantan that is home to hundreds of endangered orangutans has been turned into a – Read More...
May 22, 2009

President Talks $1bn Deal with Qatar Emir

JAKARTA ~ President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono met Qatari Emir Sheikh Hamad Bin Khalifa Al-Thani in Jakarta on Tuesday to discuss – Read More...
May 22, 2009

Bali’s Air Paradise Still Searching for Investors

LEGIAN ~ Bankrupt Air Paradise International has thus far not secured any investors and therefore has no immediate plans to – Read More...
May 22, 2009

Answers Sought in E. Java Plane Crash That Killed 98

MAGETAN ~ Air investigators sifted through the charred debris of a military transport plane on Thursday that crashed into homes – Read More...
May 15, 2009

Obama Blasts Greed of Wall Street, Washington

TEMPE, Arizona ~ US President Barack Obama has hit out at a culture of greed and “gaudy short-term” profits soaking – Read More...
May 15, 2009

Oceans’ Demise a Life and Death Issue, Says President

MANADO, North Sulawesi ~ The destruction of the world’s oceans due to climate change and overuse is a “life and – Read More...
May 15, 2009

Glimpses of Dawn of Time Expected with New Telescopes’ Launch

Visiting the future may remain a sci-fi fantasy, but on Thursday a rocket hoisted aloft two European spacecraft designed to – Read More...
May 15, 2009

Mount Agung Claims Another Life

DENPASAR ~ A young man from Surabaya in East Java died during a decent of Mount Agung after he fell – Read More...
May 8, 2009

Flores’ Hobbit Emerges as New Species, Say Studies

The tiny ancient humans dubbed hobbits, whose remains were discovered on an Indonesian island in 2003, were a previously unknown – Read More...
May 8, 2009

Govt Alarmed over New Businesses in Teeming Denpasar

DENPASAR ~ Government officials have voiced concern over continuing investment in Denpasar despite overcrowding, an official said this week. Legislators – Read More...