HEADLINES

June 26, 2009

Bali-Bound Paedophile Suspect Blocked

DILI ~ Police in East Timor intervened on Thursday to prevent an elderly German man accused of sexually abusing an – Read More...
June 26, 2009

Kantor Kita Boss’s Grab: $10.2m and Rising

FIRST TAKE: Esti Yuliani with her then husband, Alvin Edmond, at a party in June 2007. The couple have since – Read More...
June 26, 2009

Airport Tightens Checks for Swine Flu

TUBAN ~ Upgraded thermal sensors have been installed at Ngurah Rai International Airport to help ensure detection of passengers arriving – Read More...
June 19, 2009

Peace Park Plan Still On Despite ‘Club Construction,’ Says Group

An announcement previously erected by the authorities at the Sari Club site says a peace park and museum will be – Read More...
June 19, 2009

Search on for Millions as Kantor Kita Boss Remains in Custody

LEGIAN ~ The arrested head of local office-services firm Kantor Kita remained in police custody this week as the authorities – Read More...
June 12, 2009

Country’s Longest Bridge Opens

SURABAYA ~ President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono opened a massive bridge linking Surabaya, the country’s second biggest city, to Madura island – Read More...
June 12, 2009

Yudhoyono Set for Landslide Win: Poll

JAKARTA ~ President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono is set to win the July presidential elections with the support of more than – Read More...
June 11, 2009

Bali Airline Boss, Bankrupt over Bombings, Building Nightclub on Bomb Site

Work gets under way at the site of the Sari Club, on Wednesday. Corrugated iron sheets have been erected in – Read More...
June 5, 2009

Bali’s Big Blackout: We Don’t Know Why, Says PLN

LEGIAN ~ State power generator PLN still could not explain at week’s end why Bali suffered a sudden massive blackout – Read More...
June 5, 2009

Poisoned Arak Kills 25, Including Four Foreigners

BADUNG ~ The number of deaths from arak laced with methanol has risen to 25, including English, American, Dutch and – Read More...