Comic book heroes Thor and Spiderman have stepped in to help with security at a polling station in Bali as voting in Indonesia's presidential and parliamentary elections gets underway
A tsunami warning issued after a 6.8 magnitude quake struck off Sulawesi island in Indonesia has been lifted, the country's geophysics agency said.
Orangutan numbers have dropped two-thirds since the 1970s as agriculture destroys their habitat.
Russian national Andrei could face up to five years in prison for violating the law in relation to endangered animals.
The tourist was trying to smuggle the animals out of the country, said police, adding they found the baby monkey sound asleep after it was allegedly been given anti-allergy tablets.
Malaysia drops murder charge against Indonesian woman in Kim Jong Nam case
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Indonesian police apologised after a video circulating on social media showed officers using a snake to extract a confession from a suspect.
The volcano which caused a tsunami that killed more than 400 people last week lost more than two-thirds of its height following the eruption which triggered the killer waves.
Anak Krakatau now measures 110 metres. Before its collapse, it stood 338 metres tall.
Aerial footage shows flooded fields in Indonesia's tsunami-hit region. The volcano said to have sparked the waves continues to rumble amid warnings from authorities of more danger
Aerial footage of the destruction.
The tsunami came without warning, triggered by a suspected volcanic eruption.
Norwegian tells of Indonesia tsunami escape as waves struck his hotel
A tsunami has killed over 429 people on the Indonesian islands of Java and Sumatra, the country's disaster management agency has confirmed.
A viral video showing a gigantic python wrapping itself around a hapless Indonesian villager has secured more than a million views, after locals wrestled with the serpent before successfully caging it.
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A dead whale found with plastic garbage in stomach was buried at an Indonesian beach
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