Hospitals from Hell

Feb 8th, 2010, by Ross, 22 comments

How some Indonesian hospitals treat complaints & the poor, kidnapping & false imprisonment.

Bulwom: Bule Women

Feb 4th, 2010, by Dikkiman Sujengkol, 80 comments

The types of Bulwom in Indonesia, bule expat women, and how they fare in attracting local men.

Surya Paloh & Nasional Demokrat

Feb 4th, 2010, by Ross, 155 comments

A new mysterious political movement led by Surya Paloh, Nasional Demokrat, launches.

Interesting Times

Jan 27th, 2010, by berlian biru, 23 comments

A smouldering civil war among the elites, Army power plays, and Chinese scapegoats, interesting times for Indonesia.

Forbidden Hair Styles for Women

Jan 20th, 2010, by Ross, 45 comments

East Java clerics laundry list of complaints: hair straightening & dyeing, pre-wedding photos, ojek driving and more.

Djinn Spirit Impregnation

Jan 18th, 2010, by Ross, 50 comments

A school principal blames his pet djinn spirit for an alleged sexual assault on a student.

Artalyta Suryani & Prison Luxury

Jan 12th, 2010, by Ross, 22 comments

The sel mewah scandal, rich convicts like Artalyta Suryani living in luxury in Jakarta’s prisons.

A Shadow Falls

Jan 12th, 2010, by firefly, 31 comments

Mystics and Islamists battle it out in a Javanese village, Andrew Beatty’s A Shadow Falls in the Heart of Java.

Jakarta Hotel Security

Jan 8th, 2010, by Guest Writer, 33 comments

Six months on, is it business as usual for Jakarta hotels security?

Great Barrier Reef, Maldives, Aceh

Dec 29th, 2009, by Guest Writer, 36 comments

The BBC says Aceh is the next great diving location, diving at Pulau Weh, Aceh, Indonesia.

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