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Muslim protests may force cancellation of Lady Gaga concert in Indonesiaupdated: Tue May 15 2012 07:02:00

Lady Gaga may have to disappoint a lot of her "little monsters" in Indonesia after Jakarta police recommended that her sold-out June 3 show not be issued a permit because of security concerns.

Thousands protest fuel price hike in Indonesiaupdated: Thu Mar 22 2012 01:07:00

Thousands of protesters marched along Jakarta's main thoroughfare to the presidential palace Wednesday, opposing government plans to increase subsidized fuel prices by 33%.

Where in the world ... ?updated: Mon Feb 06 2012 16:01:00

[Updated 4 p.m. Monday, February 6] This overcrowded train is in Jakarta, Indonesia, where it is common to see people riding on the roofs of cars in the state-run rail system.

Concrete balls thwart 'train surfing'updated: Wed Jan 18 2012 11:46:00

A spokesman for the state-owned railway company PT Kereta Api defends the use of concrete balls to stop 'train surfing'.

Concrete balls thwart roof-riding commutersupdated: Wed Jan 18 2012 11:46:00

Indonesia has long fought a losing battle against commuters who stubbornly ride on train roofs to beat the rush hour. But railway officials say they have found the perfect deterrent, concrete balls, suspended on chains from a steel frame, just 25 cm or 10 inches, above any passing train.

2 killed in football stampede in Indonesiaupdated: Tue Nov 22 2011 05:29:00

Two people were killed Monday in a stampede while Indonesia and Malaysia played their final football match at the Southeast Asian Games in Jakarta, police said.

'Risk Atlas' assesses climate vulnerability updated: Wed Oct 26 2011 14:18:00

Some of the world's fastest growing population centers in Asia and Africa are at greatest risk from the impact of climate change, according to a new report.

Protesters demand better working conditions in Indonesiaupdated: Sun May 01 2011 05:26:00

Workers clogged the streets of the Indonesian capital on Sunday, chanting, "wages, land and jobs," and demanding the resignations of the nation's president and the vice president.

Indonesian cleric indicted on terror chargesupdated: Mon Feb 14 2011 14:04:00

A radical Indonesian cleric was indicted Monday on seven terrorism charges in the South Jakarta District Court.

White House press corps sleepwalks through Asiaupdated: Sun Nov 14 2010 09:54:00

Traveling with the president is always a plum assignment that becomes even sweeter during long trips to wonderful cities around the world.

Volcano ash forces flight cancellations in Indonesiaupdated: Wed Nov 10 2010 01:37:00

Volcanic ash spewing from Indonesia's Mount Merapi has forced some airlines to cancel flights out of Jakarta's international airport, airport officials said Wednesday.

Police, protesters clash in Jakarta; 4 injuredupdated: Wed Oct 20 2010 12:41:00

Clashes between police and dozens of protesters in Indonesia's capital left four people injured Wednesday.

Indonesia train crashupdated: Sat Oct 02 2010 21:55:00

Dozens are killed after a train traveling to Jakarta is struck from behind by another train. CNN's Kathy Quiano reports.

'Most wanted' terrorist arrested in Indonesiaupdated: Thu Jun 24 2010 23:45:00

Police in Indonesia have confirmed that a man arrested on Wednesday is one of the most wanted terrorists in the country.

Indonesian police think they've captured wanted terror suspectupdated: Wed Jun 23 2010 10:33:00

Police in Indonesia captured a man believed to be one of the most wanted terrorists in the country on Wednesday, authorities said.

Five dead in Indonesian police terror raidsupdated: Wed May 12 2010 13:50:00

Indonesian police killed five suspected terrorists and captured a sixth in a pair of raids in Jakarta and a nearby town, a police spokesman said Wednesday.

Building collapse in Indonesia kills twoupdated: Wed Dec 23 2009 03:46:00

A building collapsed in a busy shopping center in central Jakarta on Wednesday, killing two people and injuring 11 others, police said.

Strong quake rattles Indonesian capitalupdated: Fri Oct 16 2009 11:29:00

A strong earthquake rattled the Indonesian island of Java on Friday, sending panicked people into the streets of the capital city, Jakarta.

Terror mastermind killedupdated: Sat Sep 19 2009 04:09:00

Indonesian police confirm most-wanted militant Noordin Top was killed in a police raid.

Sources: Wanted terrorist deadupdated: Wed Aug 12 2009 00:52:00

Law enforcement officials say Noordin Top, one of Asia's most wanted terror suspects, is dead. CNN's Dan Rivers reports.

Al Qaeda group said to claim Jakarta hotel bombingsupdated: Tue Aug 11 2009 23:18:00

A group claiming to be the Indonesian arm of the al Qaeda terrorist network is purportedly taking responsibility for a pair of deadly bombs that exploded within minutes of each other at two luxury hotels in Jakarta.

Malaysian fugitive suspected in hotel bombsupdated: Tue Aug 11 2009 23:13:00

Authorities investigating the twin hotel bombings in Jakarta have found the remains of another person and think a notorious Malaysian-born militant fugitive may be behind the assault, police said Saturday.

Who's responsible?updated: Tue Aug 11 2009 23:13:00

CNN contributor Tom Fuentes discusses what group may be responsible for the Indonesia bombings.

Police: Indonesian president was targetedupdated: Sun Aug 09 2009 01:42:00

A police raid averted an assassination plot against Indonesian President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono, authorities said, as they waited for official DNA confirmation of the death of suspected terrorist Noordin M. Top in another raid.

Sources: Wanted terror suspect Top killedupdated: Sun Aug 09 2009 01:00:00

A suspected terrorist linked to several Indonesian bombings in the past decade was killed in a protracted firefight Saturday in the Central Java town of Temanggung, two law enforcement sources told CNN.

2 dead in hunt for Indonesian terroristsupdated: Sat Aug 08 2009 01:11:00

Indonesian police killed two militants believed to be connected with a 2004 embassy bombing and found a cache of explosives in an early morning raid Saturday on a house on the outskirts of Jakarta, the national police chief said.

Jakarta's slum tourism in photosupdated: Wed Jul 29 2009 23:07:00

Hidden in the alleyways behind Jakarta's fancy malls and in between the high-rise apartment buildings is what Ronny Poluan, a former film maker, calls the "real Jakarta." It is not far from the glitz and glam that dominates the capital's skyline, yet it is a side of the city that few foreigners ever see. "I want them to (have an) authentic view," Poluan, who runs "Jakarta Hidden Tours," said as he took a group of Australians through the winding maze of a central Jakarta slum.

Slum tourism: Visitors see the 'real' Jakartaupdated: Wed Jul 29 2009 23:03:00

Hidden in the alleyways behind Jakarta's fancy malls and in between the high-rise apartment buildings is what Ronny Poluan, a former film maker, calls the "real Jakarta."

Indonesian slum tourupdated: Wed Jul 29 2009 23:03:00

CNN's Arwa Damon joins a tour that takes foreigners into the 'real' parts of Jakarta - the slums.

3rd Jakarta hotel bomb was set to explode - policeupdated: Fri Jul 24 2009 07:05:00

A bomb discovered in an 18th floor room of a luxury hotel in Indonesia was armed and timed to detonate before two other fatal bombs exploded far below, police said Friday.

Police release sketches of suspected Jakarta bombersupdated: Wed Jul 22 2009 23:07:00

Authorities in Indonesia released sketches Wednesday of two men believed to have carried out last week's bombings at two luxury hotels in Jakarta.

Report: Laptop may belong to Jakarta bomberupdated: Sun Jul 19 2009 22:31:00

Indonesian police have recovered a laptop they believe belonged to one of the bombers of Friday's hotel attacks in Jakarta, the country's official news agency said Sunday, although police would not confirm the report to CNN.

The search for cluesupdated: Sun Jul 19 2009 22:31:00

Indonesian investigators and police sift through the rubble of Jakarta's two terror bombings. CNN's Dan Rivers reports

Man Utd cancels Jakarta matchupdated: Sun Jul 19 2009 21:29:00

CNN's Alex Thomas has team reaction as Manchester United cancels its match in Jakarta after the bombings.

Police say Jakarta hotel bombers were guestsupdated: Sat Jul 18 2009 02:20:00

Indonesian authorities believe two suicide bombers checked into the JW Marriott Hotel in Jakarta and carried out coordinated bombings Friday morning, killing themselves and at least six victims and wounding more than 50 others.

Hotels bombed in Jakartaupdated: Fri Jul 17 2009 13:15:00

Explosions rip through two hotels in Jakarta, Indonesia.

Manchester United cancel Jakarta matchupdated: Fri Jul 17 2009 11:39:00

English Premier League champions Manchester United have cancelled the Jakarta leg of their 2009 pre-season tour of Asia as a result of the bomb attacks in the Indonesian capital.

Indonesian hotel attacks spark widespread condemnationupdated: Fri Jul 17 2009 11:34:00

U.S. President Barack Obama and British Foreign Secretary David Miliband both said they "strongly condemn" Friday's deadly hotel attacks in Jakarta, Indonesia.

Eyewitness: 'Totally devastated area'updated: Fri Jul 17 2009 05:10:00

An eyewitness tells what he saw after a bomb tore through two hotels in Jakarta, Indonesia.

Indonesia has a history of bombingsupdated: Fri Jul 17 2009 05:10:00

Indonesia is no stranger to bombings such as the one that rocked two luxury hotels in Jakarta on Friday.

Commentary: Mr. President, next stop Jakartaupdated: Tue Apr 07 2009 16:28:00

During his visit to Turkey, President Obama sought to officially reach out to the Islamic world after eight years of tension by declaring in a speech to the Turkish Parliament that he is determined to have a lasting "partnership with the Muslim world."

Indonesian dam breaksupdated: Sun Mar 29 2009 23:07:00

Heavy rains breaks a dam in Indonesia's capital sending water into hundreds of homes and killing dozens. CNN's Andy Saputra reports.

Suburban 'tsunami' kills 98 in Jakartaupdated: Sun Mar 29 2009 23:07:00

The death toll from a flash flood in Indonesia's capital grew to 98 people on Sunday as rescuers widened their search for more than 130 other people in the aftermath.

Suburban 'tsunami' kills 52 in Jakartaupdated: Fri Mar 27 2009 11:00:00

Heavy rains smashed through a dam near Indonesia's capital Friday, unleashing a torrent of water that plowed into hundreds of homes and killed at least 52 people in what some survivors described as a suburban "tsunami."

Fuel depot blaze put out in Jakartaupdated: Mon Jan 19 2009 02:37:00

Firefighters extinguished a massive blaze at a fuel depot in the Indonesian capital Monday morning after a day-long fire burned hundreds of thousands of gallons of gasoline.

Indonesian police arrest 5 over fuel depot 'plot'updated: Wed Oct 22 2008 06:32:00

Police in Indonesia arrested five suspected militants Tuesday who they said were planning to attack a major fuel depot in Jakarta. 23 Indonesians Die in Stampedeupdated: Mon Sep 15 2008 17:00:00

At least 23 Indonesians were crushed to death Monday while trying to collect $4.25 in cash handouts from a rich family at a charity event marking the Islamic holy month

Indonesian plane carrying 18 people missingupdated: Fri Jun 27 2008 05:08:00

Authorities searched for a missing military transport plane south of the capital, Jakarta, on Friday, an Indonesian air force official said.

Author drops cash from airplane to promote bookupdated: Sun Jun 01 2008 10:59:00

An Indonesian businessman known for publicity stunts dropped 100 million rupiah, or about $10,700, from an aircraft Sunday to promote his new book.

Olympic torch in Jakartaupdated: Tue Apr 22 2008 06:29:00

After a brief ceremony, the Olympic torch is lit in Jakarta for the start of its leg in Indonesia.

Jakarta prepares for torchupdated: Tue Apr 22 2008 03:18:00

Indonesia plans to hold the Olympic torch relay in a Jakarta stadium.

Bransdon and Luiten lead in Jakartaupdated: Thu Feb 14 2008 10:23:00

Australia's David Bransdon and Dutchman Joost Luiten carded six-under-par 64s to lead after the first round of the Indonesia Open in Jakarta on Thursday.

Train roof riders fear deterrent to dye forupdated: Sun Feb 10 2008 07:43:00

The risk of being jolted by 1,500 volts of electricity hasn't scared them off. Neither have fears of falling off the speeding electric trains.

I-Reporters capture video from Indonesian quakeupdated: Thu Sep 13 2007 09:48:00

An earthquake struck Wednesday off the western Indonesian coast, killing at least nine people, said a spokesman for the country's Social Affairs Department. I-Reporters sent in their stories, photos and video.

Quake caught on tapeupdated: Thu Sep 13 2007 09:48:00

I-Reporters send in videos and images of the Indonesia earthquake.

Powerful quake strikes Indonesiaupdated: Thu Aug 09 2007 01:37:00

A powerful earthquake shook buildings and caused panic on the densely-populated Indonesian island of Java, but there have been no reports of injuries and no tsunami alert.

Quake hits Indonesiaupdated: Thu Aug 09 2007 01:37:00

Quake hits Indonesia

CNN Future Summit forumupdated: Wed May 16 2007 08:52:00

The mental scars of war are often far more debilitating than the physical injuries that servicemen and women pick up during combat. But a new virtual war simulation aims to help veterans recover from post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Read full story

Scores escape flaming plane wreckupdated: Wed Mar 07 2007 02:57:00

An Indonesian passenger jet crash landed and burst into flames on Wednesday killing 23 people trapped inside. A further 117 people escaped, clambering through burning wreckage to safety, witnesses and officials said.

Death toll unclear from Indonesian plane crashupdated: Tue Mar 06 2007 20:25:00

Reports on the number of dead are varying widely after a jet with 140 people onboard burst into flames upon landing at Yogyakarta airport in central Java Wednesday.

7 dead after Indonesian ferry fire; more than 100 missingupdated: Thu Feb 22 2007 01:05:00

Rescue boats and airplanes searched for survivors north of Jakarta after an Indonesian ferry with 350 passengers onboard caught fire, killing at least seven people, an Indonesian navy spokesman said.

430,000 homeless, 38 dead in Jakartaupdated: Wed Feb 07 2007 00:39:00

Severe flooding unleashed by the torrential rains has displaced more than 430,000 people in Jakarta and left at least 38 people dead, according to the city's flood crisis center early Wednesday.

Death toll from flooding climbs to 29 in Jakartaupdated: Mon Feb 05 2007 03:18:00

Floodwaters have forced more than 270,000 Jakarta residents from their homes, as the death toll from the natural disaster climbed to 29, according to the capital's flood crisis center.

Strong earthquake rattles Indonesian capitalupdated: Wed Jul 19 2006 07:15:00

A strong earthquake has rattled the Indonesian capital of Jakarta, just days after a major quake triggered a deadly tsunami in the region.

Indonesia quake: Your e-mails and photosupdated: Sat May 27 2006 18:58:00

The earthquake in Indonesia Saturday devastated thousands of families in central Java. Here's what some readers had to say about it.

Row brews over Papua refugeesupdated: Thu Mar 23 2006 19:21:00

Australia's government is hoping to avoid escalating a diplomatic spat between Canberra and Jakarta over the granting of temporary visas to asylum seekers from the Indonesian province of Papua.

WHO warns of more bird flu casesupdated: Thu Sep 22 2005 18:38:00

The World Health Organization has announced a third confirmed case of H5N1 avian flu in Indonesia and warns of more to come.

Anti-U.S. protest in Jakartaupdated: Sun May 22 2005 03:56:00

Thousands of Indonesian Muslims marched in a well-planned and peaceful protest that concluded at the gates of the U.S. embassy in Jakarta.

Australia warns on Jakarta travelupdated: Tue May 17 2005 20:21:00

Australia has again advised its citizens to stay away from Indonesia after Jakarta police warned of possible suicide bombings in the Indonesian capital.

Fresh terror warnings for Jakartaupdated: Thu Jan 13 2005 20:09:00

Westerners are under fresh threats of terrorist attacks in Indonesia according to the British Foreign Office, wire services report.

E-mail appeals: Indonesiaupdated: Tue Dec 28 2004 17:05:00

We received thousands of e-mails in the days after December's tsunamis from people seeking news of friends and relatives in areas affected by the disaster.

Canberra doubles Jakarta terror aidupdated: Tue Dec 07 2004 20:59:00

Australia and Indonesia are stepping up their joint efforts to fight terrorism in the region, with Canberra doubling its financial aid to Jakarta.

Ba'asyir terror trial to go aheadupdated: Wed Nov 24 2004 23:29:00

A Jakarta court has ruled that the terror trial of radical Indonesian cleric Abu Bakar Ba'asyir can go ahead, despite earlier doubts on the strength of the charges.

Indonesia arrests terror suspectsupdated: Wed Nov 24 2004 00:38:00

Indonesian police have announced the arrest of four terror suspects wanted over the September 9 suicide blast outside the Australian Embassy in Jakarta, which killed 10 people.

Indonesian cleric mocks chargesupdated: Thu Nov 04 2004 01:02:00

Radical Indonesian cleric Abu Bakar Ba'asyir has lashed out in court at his accusers, saying the charges against him are a "joke" and "laughable."

Indonesian cleric claims innocenceupdated: Thu Oct 28 2004 00:35:00

Indonesian cleric Abu Bakar Ba'asyir, who faces charges of conspiring in bombings in Bali and Jakarta, has proclaimed his innocence ahead of his trial in the capital.

Radical cleric faces terror chargeupdated: Wed Oct 27 2004 21:53:00

Radical Indonesian cleric Abu Bakar Ba'asyir faces trial Thursday on charges of instigating terrorist bombings in Jakarta and the island resort of Bali.

Australia eyes treaty with Jakartaupdated: Sat Oct 16 2004 23:16:00

Australia may try to negotiate a new defense and security treaty with Indonesia, Foreign Minister Alexander Downer said Sunday.

Police question Jakarta suspects updated: Sat Sep 18 2004 03:26:00

Indonesian police have detained 10 people for questioning, four of them are believed to be linked to the suicide car bombing in front of the Australian Embassy that killed nine people and wounded more than 180 others, National Police Chief Dai Bachtiar said Saturday.

Indonesian police 'release trio'updated: Fri Sep 17 2004 00:38:00

Indonesian police have released a man and his wife they had detained on suspicion of possible involvement in the Australian embassy bombing in Jakarta last week, according to an Australia media report Friday.

Security key in Indonesia vote?updated: Thu Sep 16 2004 22:07:00

After eight months of campaigning centered largely on personality, security issues could become a key factor in Indonesia's presidential election.

Video captures Jakarta blastupdated: Sat Sep 11 2004 22:15:00

Indonesian police have released a security-camera video that captures the moment a suicide bomb exploded outside the Australian Embassy in Jakarta on Thursday.

Police probe Jakarta suicide roleupdated: Fri Sep 10 2004 08:48:00

At least one suicide bomber was responsible for carrying out Thursday's attack near the Australian Embassy in central Jakarta that killed nine people and injured more than 180 others, police officials said Friday.

Text 'warned of Jakarta bomb'updated: Fri Sep 10 2004 01:08:00

Indonesian police received a text message warning of an attack on a Western embassy less than an hour before a suicide car bomber detonated in front of the Australian Embassy on Thursday, according to Australian Prime Minister John Howard.

JI 'claims Jakarta car bombing'updated: Thu Sep 09 2004 01:36:00

A terror group linked to al Qaeda has purportedly taken responsibility for Thursday's car bombing in Jakarta which killed at least nine people and injured more than 180.

Blast hits central Jakartaupdated: Wed Sep 08 2004 23:38:00

A powerful blast has hit Jakarta's central business district near the Australian Embassy, killing at least three people and wounding many more.

Fortune: The Year Of Laying Cable Dangerously Two men from opposite worlds, both caught in the Clinton scandals, forge updated: Mon Jul 23 2001 00:01:00

For a tycoon at the top of a crumbling country, James Riady was remarkably serene when he asked a reporter to join him in prayer. The setting was his 16-room mansion, the only structure on a man-ma...

Fortune: Indonesia: Life Under The Volcano With its currency falling and protests rising, this resource-rich country of 200 million looksupdated: Mon Apr 13 1998 00:01:00

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