Advertisement
This site uses cookies to improve your experience and to provide services and advertising. By continuing to browse, you agree to the use of cookies described in our Cookies Policy. You may change your settings at any time but this may impact on the functionality of the site. To learn more see our Cookies Policy.
OK
Dublin: 7 °C Thursday 21 November, 2019

#Jakarta

# jakarta - Wednesday 22 May, 2019

At least six dead as protestors clash with police over Indonesian election result

Jakarta’s governor Anies Baswedan said about 200 people had been injured.

# jakarta - Tuesday 30 April, 2019

Indonesia approves plans to move capital away from rapidly-sinking city of Jakarta

Half of the city, which is home to 30 million people, is below sea level.

# jakarta - Monday 29 October, 2018

Lion Air plane crashes into sea off Jakarta with 189 people on board

The brand new aircraft lost radar contact 13 minutes after takeoff.

# jakarta - Sunday 2 September, 2018

From The42 Son thanks 'special' Spurs as Asian Games gold medal spares forward two years of military duty Gold Medal

Son thanks 'special' Spurs as Asian Games gold medal spares forward two years of military duty

Son Heung-Min will join back up with his Tottenham team-mates after winning gold at the Asian Games.

# jakarta - Friday 22 June, 2018

Indonesian cleric sentenced to death over terror attack

Four people died in the attack at a Starbucks café in 2016.

# jakarta - Monday 15 January, 2018

At least 75 people injured after floor at Indonesia's stock exchange collapses

There have been no reports of deaths so far.

# jakarta - Sunday 21 May, 2017

'I set up the first Irish bar in Jakarta. It took 18 months just to get Guinness on tap'

This former IT worker and salesman wound up as a pub owner in Asia.

# jakarta - Wednesday 12 October, 2016

New-born baby found in plane toilet at Indonesia airport

The discovery was made by cleaners as they moved through the Qatar Airways flight.

# jakarta - Thursday 14 January, 2016

Jakarta attack: Police identify extremist who may have plotted attacks

At least two people were killed in the early morning blasts, the first mass attack in the Indonesian capital since the bombings of two hotels in 2009.

# jakarta - Thursday 7 January, 2016

Plane delayed for four hours due to bee on board

The flight was delayed after the pilot noticed a problem related to the controls.

# jakarta - Sunday 27 May, 2012

From The Daily Edge Lady Gaga abandons Indonesian gigs after security threat from Islamic group Bad Romance

Lady Gaga abandons Indonesian gigs after security threat from Islamic group

The Islamic Defenders Front had threatened “chaos” if Gaga – described as “the Devil’s messenger” – came to perform.

# jakarta - Wednesday 16 May, 2012

From The Daily Edge Indonesia pulls Lady Gaga concert, saying she'll corrupt kids Gaga Gagged

Indonesia pulls Lady Gaga concert, saying she'll corrupt kids

A permit for a June concert by the popstar has been denied, amid fears her sexy clothes and dance moves will harm children.

# jakarta - Wednesday 7 December, 2011

From The Daily Edge Lip-syncing Indonesian cop fired after becoming a YouTube sensation Indonesia This post contains videos

Lip-syncing Indonesian cop fired after becoming a YouTube sensation

Norman Kamaru stole the nation’s hearts but then he didn’t show up for work, here’s why…

# jakarta - Tuesday 22 November, 2011

From The Daily Edge Football fans burn down ticket booths over sold out match Overreaction

Football fans burn down ticket booths over sold out match

Disappointed fans wanting to see a final between Indonesia v Malaysia had a novel way of expressing their frustration…

# jakarta - Monday 13 June, 2011

Sixteen arrested in Jakarta over food poisoning terrorist plot

Police in Indonesia are calling the plot to poison police food with cyanide a “new model of terror attack”.

# jakarta - Saturday 7 May, 2011

No one likely to have survived Indonesian plane crash

An official said that the passenger plane had been carrying 27 people including an infant and two children, adding that it was difficult to say if there were any survivors.

# jakarta - Saturday 26 March, 2011

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Nine things to know this morning: ECB preparing emergency funds for Irish banks; radiation leaked into sea near Fukushima; and rebels take key Libyan city.