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Around 300 crocodiles slaughtered in revenge attack in Indonesia

Jakarta | Monday, Jul 16 2018 IST

Around 300 crocodiles were butchered in a revenge attack after a local man was mauled by one of the reptiles at a breeding farm in Papua province, authorities said on Monday. The incident took place

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Indonesian villagers kill nearly 300 crocodiles in revenge attack

JAKARTA | Monday, Jul 16 2018 IST

Indonesian villagers armed with knives, hammers and clubs slaughtered 292 crocodiles in revenge for the death of a man killed by a crocodile at a breeding farm, an official said. Photographs released

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Indonesia's Aceh resumes public caning despite pledge to curb access

BANDA ACEH | Friday, Jul 13 2018 IST

Indonesia's ultra-conservative Aceh province held a public caning of 15 people on Friday, including of two men who received 87 lashes each for having gay sex, despite an earlier pledge to restrict acc

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Indonesian President says state mining company makes deal to raise stake in Freeport unit to 51 pct

JAKARTA | Thursday, Jul 12 2018 IST

Indonesian President Joko Widodo said on Thursday that state-owned mining company PT Inalum has reached an initial agreement with Freeport-McMoRan Inc to increase its stake in Freeport's local unit to

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HS Prannoy knocked out in 2nd round of Indonesia Open

Bangkok | Thursday, Jul 12 2018 IST

Indian shuttlers HS Prannoy in the men's singles and Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and Ashwini Ponnappa in the mixed doubles were knocked out of the Indonesia Open Badminton Tournament here on Thursday. In

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INS Sumitra enters Indonesia's Sabang port

New Delhi | Tuesday, Jul 10 2018 IST

Indian naval ship INS Sumitra on Tuesday became the first-ever warship to enter port of Sabang in Indonesia. "INS Sumitra today became the first warship to enter Port of Sabang. It was received by t

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Golfer Bhullar eyes third title at Indonesia Open

Jakarta |Tuesday, 2018 7:15:04 PM IST

Indian golfer Gaganjeet Bhullar is aiming to lift the Bank BRI Indonesia Open trophy for an unprecedented third time as he tees off for the $500,000 event here on Thursday.

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From Kashmir to Indonesia, NGO involves mothers to counter radicalisation (Feature)

Casablanca (Morocco) |Friday, 2018 12:15:04 PM IST

With the growing threat of terrorism-linked radicalisation across countries, an international NGO has initiated a campaign across Europe and other countries to involve mothers and women to be the firs

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