athavaneng.com
athavaneng.com
chrome

Indonesia

In World
August 17, 2017 12:06 pm gmt |
0 Comments
1035
Indonesia marked the 72nd anniversary of its independence with a state ceremony on Thursday (August 17). President Joko Widodo led the ceremony at the national palace, attended by cabinet members, guests of honour from various countries and the country’s former leaders. In his speech on Wednesd...
In Srilanka
August 13, 2017 6:47 am gmt |
0 Comments
1044
The tsunami warning alert issued to the coastal areas of Sri Lanka this morning, following the 6.4-magnitude earthquake that hit off the Indonesian island of Sumatra, has been withdrawn, the National Tsunami Early Warning Centre of the Department of Meteorology said. It said there was no tsunami thre...
In World
June 2, 2017 9:59 am gmt |
0 Comments
1079
Indonesia expressed disappointment on Friday (June 2) after United State President Donald Trump said he would withdraw from Paris accord, the landmark 2015 global agreement to fight climate change. Foreign Ministry spokesman, Arrmanatha Nasir said the U.S. decision was inconsistent with the internati...
In World
February 26, 2017 8:06 am gmt |
0 Comments
1060
Australia and Indonesia said on Sunday (February 26) that full military ties between the two countries had been restored, after Indonesia’s military suspended cooperation with Australia in January because of “insulting” teaching material found at an Australian base. Australian Prime...
In Latest Stories
December 7, 2016 12:40 pm gmt |
0 Comments
1081
The death toll from a strong earthquake that hit northern Indonesia’s Aceh province on Wednesday (December 7) has doubled to at least 50, Indonesia’s disaster agency said, as rescuers searched dozens of collapsed buildings for trapped survivors. Search and rescue teams used earth movers t...
In World
August 10, 2016 5:55 am gmt |
0 Comments
1120
Government and security experts attending a counter-terrorism meeting on Wednesday (10th Aug) in Indonesia called for greater cooperation in intelligence sharing and more measures to deter flows of “terrorism financing”. Officials from 20 countries joined the two-day ministerial meeting o...
In Latest Stories
August 3, 2016 5:50 am gmt |
0 Comments
1115
Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe said the National Government consisting of the country’s two major political parties headed by President Maithripala Sirisena is introducing a politics of convergence to consolidate democracy. This political initiative will bring about political stability and a bi-...
In Srilanka
August 1, 2016 5:30 am gmt |
0 Comments
1170
Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe will leave for Indonesia later today (1) for a three-day State visit. The Premier will be visiting Indonesia for the 12th World Islam Economic Summit and will also conduct bi-lateral discussions with Indonesia President Joko Widodo, Finance Minister Sri Mulyani Ind...
In World
July 29, 2016 6:17 am gmt |
0 Comments
1144
The four traffickers, three Nigerians and an Indonesian, were executed, leaving the fate of 10 others uncertain. The executions took place despite international calls for clemency as the Indonesian government pushed ahead with what it considers a war on drugs. The attorney general said that 14 prison...
In World
July 28, 2016 6:33 am gmt |
0 Comments
1097
Fourteen prisoners on death row, including inmates from Nigeria, Pakistan, India and South Africa, and four Indonesians, have been moved to isolation holding cells on Nusa Kambangan. The prison island off Central Java is the site where two rounds of executions were conducted last year: six prisoners ...
In World
June 7, 2016 11:49 am gmt |
0 Comments
1204
Salutes, marching, push ups and running in camouflage uniform is usual in a military training camp. But at this camp, the exercises are being carried out in a bid to protect not the country but national identity. “Bela Negara”, which means “defend the nation” is a sprawling tr...
In Latest Stories
June 2, 2016 5:48 am gmt |
0 Comments
1166
An earthquake with a magnitude of 6.5 shook buildings and caused momentary panic in the Indonesian port city of Padang on Thursday (June 2), officials and residents said, but there were no immediate reports of damage or injury. The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center did not issue an alert immediately aft...
In World
May 17, 2016 12:50 pm gmt |
0 Comments
1134
At least 17 people were killed and four remained missing on Tuesday (May 17) after a flash flood hit an Indonesian tourist attraction over the weekend. A group of over 70 university students and their guides were visiting the “Two colours Sibolangit waterfall”, a famous jungle trekking ar...
In World
May 6, 2016 5:59 am gmt |
0 Comments
1109
Indonesia, Malaysia and Philippines on Thursday (May 5) agreed to conduct joint maritime patrols to tackle criminal threats on key sea lanes. The decision was made following a series of kidnappings by Abu Sayyaf rebels in the southern Philippines. “We agreed to strengthen cooperation and collab...
In Europe
March 24, 2016 8:03 am gmt |
0 Comments
1174
Indonesia’s Foreign Minister Retno Marsudi met with her counterpart from the Netherlands on Thursday (March 24) in Jakarta to discuss issues including the recent Brussels attacks and the mass movement of migrants. Bert Koenders visited the Indonesian capital after attending an international for...
In World
March 9, 2016 8:30 am gmt |
0 Comments
1178
 A total solar eclipse was observed on Ternate Island in eastern Indonesia on Wednesday (March 9). It enthralled many on the remote Indonesian island as they watched from Falajava beach and many others around the world But in other eastern parts of the archipelago where the total eclipse could be see...
In Srilanka
March 3, 2016 4:59 am gmt |
0 Comments
1130
The massive earthquake which struck Indonesia yesterday evening have no impact on Sri Lanka, a spokesman of the Disaster Management Centre said. He said there was no tsunami threat to Sri Lanka from the 7.9 magnitude earthquake struck off the southwest coast of Sumatra island in Indonesia yesterday. ...
In Asia
February 29, 2016 7:24 am gmt |
0 Comments
1208
Bulldozers started demolishing hundreds of buildings in the Indonesian capital’s largest red-light district on Monday (Feb 29) as part of a nationwide effort to eradicate prostitution in the world’s most populous Muslim-majority nation. Jakarta’s Kalijodo, long home to thousands of ...
In World
February 12, 2016 7:14 am gmt |
0 Comments
1324
Indonesia’s instant messaging providers must remove gay emoji and stickers from their apps, the government has ordered, prompting a human rights outcry. The government move comes after a social media backlash against Line, a popular smartphone messaging app, for having stickers – an elaborate type of...