Social media users in Indonesia have raised more than 2,600 dollars for a 94-year-old street vendor who was robbed of his savings. A video circulated on Twitter and Instagram last week showing the banana seller, Suratman, visibly shaking and later… Read More ›
Indonesians on Thursday took to social media to declare “We are not afraid” after a double suicide attack killed three policemen and wounded 10 other people. Two suicide attackers also died when they detonated bombs at the busy Kampung Melayu… Read More ›
A policeman was killed and nine other people were injured Wednesday when a suspected suicide attacker detonated a bomb at a busy bus station in the Indonesian capital Jakarta, police said.
Police in the Indonesian capital Jakarta raided a gay club and arrested 141 people on suspicion of involvement in “gay prostitution”, an officer said. Ten people have been named suspects after the raid on Atlantis Gym and Sauna in north Jakarta on Sunday… Read More ›
Jakarta Governor Basuki Tjahaja Purnama has never minced his words. He has used expletives during television talk shows, publicly insulted his subordinates and even described his own religion, Christianity, as silly.
Indonesian police have warned Muslims angry about the government’s handling of blasphemy accusations against Jakarta Governor Basuki Tjahaja Purnama not to go ahead with planned rallies.
Indonesian police have named Jakarta Governor Basuki “Ahok” Tjahaja Purnama a suspect in a blasphemy case over accusations that he insulted the Quran, amid pressure from Muslim groups for his prosecution.