Garuda Indonesia boss faces dismissal after audit showed he bought smuggled Harley Davidson parts and Brompton bikes

Flag carrier Garuda Indonesia president director I Gusti Ngurah Ashkara Danadiputra, popularly known as Ari Ashkara, is set to be relieved of his duties, as announced by...

President Jokowi named Asian of the Year by The Straits Times

President Joko Widodo has just been recognized as this year’s Asian of the Year by Singaporean newspaper The Straits...

President Jokowi named Asian of the Year by The Straits Times

Police in Depok arrest alleged breast groper who said he did it to ‘satisfy his urge’

Police yesterday arrested a 35-year-old man named Riyan Apriyanto who allegedly groped a woman’s breasts while she...

Police in Depok arrest alleged breast groper who said he did it to ‘satisfy his urge’

Joyland Festival | Yo-Yo Ma’s Bach Project | Seek-A-Seek | Cool Things To Do in Jakarta This Weekend (Dec 6-8)

It's a great weekend for concerts in Jakarta

Joyland Festival | Yo-Yo Ma’s Bach Project | Seek-A-Seek | Cool Things To Do in Jakarta This Weekend (Dec 6-8)

Central Java Governor Ganjar Pranowo tells city of Solo to ban dog meat trade

Central Java Governor Ganjar Pranowo has ordered officials in the city of Solo (also known as Surakarta), one of...

Central Java Governor Ganjar Pranowo tells city of Solo to ban dog meat trade

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Thailand’s most prestigious food award, Shell Shuan Shim, unveils its picks for the country’s 10 best eateries

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Three to try: Burnt cheesecakes in Singapore

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