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Indonesia’s Pertamina stops oil spill off Java

The spill has affected at least 13 villages, threatening the livelihoods and health of thousands of people.

Rescuers confirm three killed, 300 evacuated after Indonesian ferry fire

Rescue efforts were complicated by the boat's manifest listing only 111 passengers, officials say.

Jakarta, neighbouring provinces in Java hit by major blackout

It is not immediately clear how long the disruption might last, though it appears to have affected most areas of Jakarta.

Indonesia lifts tsunami warning after powerful quake off Java

Indonesia's Meteorology, Climatology, and Geophysical Agency says the early tsunami warning in Java has ended.

Death toll in Indonesia ferry sinking rises to 18

Some 15 people are reportedly dead after a ferry sinks off near Madura Island, near Java in Indonesia.

Rescuers search for survivors in deadly Java landslide

Landslides are common in Indonesia, a vast tropical archipelago prone to natural disasters and torrential downpours.

Landslides in Java kill 2, leave dozens missing

The landslides buried 30 homes.

Volcano-triggered tsunami kills at least 43 in Indonesia, injures hundreds

Some 584 people have been injured and hundreds of homes and other buildings heavily damaged.

Indonesians sip 4,000 cups of Java

Java is an old-fashioned brew dating back to the colonial period when few locals could afford bean-extracted coffee.

3 killed as strong quake rocks Indonesia’s Java, Bali

A string of earthquakes in Lombok in eastern Indonesia killed more than 550 people over the summer.

Hermit crab, shiny-eyed shrimp discovered on Java expedition

The area covered by the expedition included a long stretch of the Indian Ocean off Java's southern coast, as well as the Sunda Strait.

Indonesia president says toxic river should be clean enough to drink...

The Citarum Basin supports 28 million people, but is called by many the dirtiest in the world.

Eleven missing, 14 injured in Indonesia landslide

Those missing were farmers in a rice field who were tending to their crops at the time of the landslide.

The Scream on cream: Korean barista wows fans with latte art

The result of the painstaking 15-minute process is a 10,000 won (US$8.71) cup of cold coffee that has won Lee thousands of fans at his cafe and online.