A village on Java island has deployed a cast of “ghosts” to patrol the streets, hoping that age-old superstition will keep people indoors and safely away from the coronavirus.
"It’s scary. It’s beautiful. It’s filled with anxiety and fear and calm and peace. I vacillate between wanting to just get home and wanting to just stay put."
Experts estimate that fewer than 80 Sumatran rhinos remain on Earth, most of them in Indonesia.
The video, which showed an Indian family getting caught stealing hotel amenities in Bali, touched a nerve with many Indians on Twitter.
Tam, a critically endangered Sumatran rhino, died Monday. Fewer than 80 of the species now remain on Earth, almost all of them in Indonesia.
The big waves that followed the eruption of Anak Krakatoa hit communities along the Sunda Strait.
The tsunami decimated Indonesia's Sumur area, ripping houses from their foundations and bulldozing concrete buildings.
The death toll has risen to 373 and at least 128 people remain missing.
Hundreds were killed as waves smashed into houses, hotels and other beachside buildings Saturday night along Indonesia's Sunda Strait, in a disaster that followed an eruption and possible landslide on Anak Krakatau
This was the second deadly tsunami to hit seismically active Indonesia in 2018.
At least 281 people were killed in tsunami waves of up to three metres triggered by a landslide on the Anak Krakatau volcano.
Hundreds more were injured when the tsunami struck, almost without warning, along the rim of the Sunda Strait late on Saturday.
The tsunami struck Sunda Strait coastal areas along western Java and southern Sumatra islands without warning in the darkness Saturday night
Rescuers in Indonesia also found 115 drinking cups and 25 plastic bags.
While the oceans fill up with plastic waste, a horrifying crisis unfolds on land.
The death toll from the disaster has risen to over 1,900 — but that number could more than triple, officials say.
The death toll of more than 400 is expected to rise sharply as contact is restored with remote areas.
Wa Tiba, 54, was eaten by the reptile when she was checking on her garden.
SURABAYA, Indonesia (Reuters) - Suicide bombers suspected to be from an Islamic State-inspired group killed at least 11 people
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