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The police in Central Java have tightened security measures at the Borobudur Temple in Magelang in response to an apparent threat made by Islamic State of Iraq and the Syria supporters to attack the world-renowned cultural heritage site.
The political career of Prabowo Subianto cannot be written off just yet, even if his refusal to concede defeat in the July 9 presidential election has soured ties with allies and raised questions about his temperament as a leader.
Deliberations on a foreign ownership cap for insurance companies in Indonesia are almost complete for the insurance bill, which is expected to be passed and enacted into law before the current administration ends its term in October, an official at the Financial Services Authority has said.
Indonesia's PT Telkom this week reiterated plans to extend its overseas MVNO presence into the Middle East to capitalise on the number of ex-pats living in and travelling to the region.
Indonesia's president-elect Joko Widodo greets supporters at an event in Jakarta August 22, 2014.
Cathay Pacific will make Boston its sixth U.S. destination, saying it will launch nonstop service to Hong Kong on May 1. The airline will fly four round-trip flights each week on Boeing 777-300ER jets.
SINGAPORE: An 80-year-old man was charged on Friday morning with the murder of a woman, 54, whose bloodied body was found in a Tampines flat on Thursday.
The famous feline may be an American creation but its TV series is being made on the Indonesian resort island of Batam.
Jakarta: The Indonesian capital is on tenterhooks today as the country awaits a "final and binding" ruling from the Constitutional Court about who won its presidential election.
Here's your look at highlights from the weekly AP photo report, a gallery featuring a mix of front-page photography, the odd image you might have missed and lasting moments our editors think you should see.
Indonesia's Constitutional Court on Thursday rejected ex-general Prabowo Subianto's challenge to the results of last month's presidential election, which he lost to Jakarta governor Joko Widodo.
A predictive marker discovered by scientists at A*STAR and NUS could help doctors classify breast cancer patients for more effective treatment Scientists have made it easier to predict both breast cancer relapses and responses to chemotherapy , through the identification of a unique gene .
Indonesia's presidential candidate Joko ''Jokowi'' Widodo gestures to supporters a day after he was named winner in the presidential election in Taman Proklamasi, Jakarta July 23, 2014.
The president of the world's most populous Muslim-majority country, Indonesia, on Thursday called the actions of Islamic State militants "embarrassing" to the religion and urged Islamic leaders to unite in tackling extremism.
Indonesia and Japan are in talks to resume poultry shipments from the Southeast Asian nation after a 10-year stoppage, an Indonesian government minister said on Wednesday, with any agreement likely to be worth an initial $200 million per year.
Basuki Purnama, then-vice governor, talks to residents affected by floods during his visit to Jakarta on January 19, 2013.
Updated: Sat Aug 23, 2014 02:57 am
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