Basuki Purnama is accused of insulting the Koran in a case that's divided opinion in Muslim-majority Indonesia
Over a thousand rescue workers are searching for survivors a day after a magnitude 6.
At least 97 people have died in the magnitude 6.5 tremor, the Army says, while hundreds are reportedly injured.
The Christian and ethnic Chinese governor of Jakarta, Indonesia, is to be investigated on allegations of blasphemy.
Indonesian police fire tear gas and water cannon to disperse hardline Muslims protesters, after tens of thousands rallied to demand the resignation of the Christian governor of the capital, Jakarta, w
At least one person has been killed in Indonesia following violent clashes between police and hardline Muslim protesters in Jakarta.
At least 18 people have been killed and more than 40 are still missing in Indonesia after the speedboat they were on capsized.
A boat carrying 93 Indonesian migrant workers from Malaysia has sunk off Batam Island just south of Singapore, killing 17 of them according to Indonesia’s national disaster…
An Indonesian woman has been jailed for 20 years, after being found guilty of killing a former classmate with cyanide-laced coffee.
Deaths and injuries have been reported on the resort island of Bali after a bridge carrying Hindus on their way to a religious ceremony collapsed.
Mount Barujari on Indonesia’s Lombok Island is erupting, sending plumes of ash thousands of metres into the air.
Indonesian rescuers continued the search for survivors on Thursday (September 22) after at least 23 people were killed in a flash flood that damaged hundreds of…
At least one person has been killed in an explosion on board a boat carrying foreign tourists off the coast of Bali.
Dramatic images of a Trigana Air Boeing 737 cargo plane skidding off the runway at an airport in Wamena, Indonesia, this morning (September 13) have
Indonesia went ahead with the execution of four drug offenders early on Friday morning. Last-minute petitions were denied. Another 10 more are due to
Seven people have been detained in Indonesia in connection with fires at a number of Buddhist temples in the north of Sumatra island.
A local man and three Nigerians have been killed by firing squad in Indonesia for drug-related crimes.
The government is trying to tackle the problem but human rights campaigners say implementation is patchy
This is the total solar eclipse Indonesians enjoyed on Wednesday (March 9) morning. For those not in the area, there was a live online stream set up
A total eclipse has wowed crowds of sky-watchers in Indonesia. A partial eclipse of the sun was also visible to millions in Australia, other parts
Indonesia is getting ready for a rare total solar eclipse that will be seen across Southeast Asia and parts of the Pacific on Wednesday (March 9)
These are the latest pictures from Indonesia, which has witnessed a total solar eclipse. Thousands of eclipse-watchers have travelled to the Asian
Indonesia has called off a tsunami warning issued earlier on Wednesday after a massive and shallow earthquake struck off the west coast of of
A series of gun and bomb attacks has caused terror in the centre of the Indonesian capital Jakarta, leaving several people dead – including a number
A court in Indonesia has delivered a setback in the government’s bid to punish companies allegedly responsible for the country’s annual forest fires
It has been eleven years since a massive earthquake under the Indian Ocean off Sumatra triggered tsunamis that killed tens of thousands in Sri Lanka