On the Rampage

Dec 13th, 2010, by Patung, 12 comments

Rampage by militant groups in in Bandung and Tasikmalaya.

Dewi Persik Topless

Dec 9th, 2010, by Patung, 30 comments

Dewi Perssik Photo

The ample bosom of singer Dewi Persik causes another national controversy; Dewi threatened with prison time and an FPI home visit.

Komodo: World Wonders of Nature

Dec 6th, 2010, by Patung, 34 comments

Komodo Dragon Mouth

The Komodo dragon to be Indonesia’s face to the world in tourism promotion; Komodo Island in the 7 Natural Wonders of the World competition.

WikiLeaks Cablegate & Indonesia

Dec 4th, 2010, by Patung, 48 comments

Indonesian government preparing for the release of US embassy documents in Jakarta; the WikiLeaks Cablegate affair.

AIDS around the country; Papua

Dec 2nd, 2010, by Patung, 9 comments

Incidence, case rates, and other statistics on AIDS in Indonesia, with Papua province being the worst affected.

Film Hantu Tanah Kusir & Miyabi

Dec 1st, 2010, by Patung, 9 comments

Immigration officials plan to carefully inspect Miyabi’s credentials upon her arrival in Indonesia, while her film ‘Hantu Tanah Kusir’ is released.

Asian Games Results

Nov 28th, 2010, by Patung, 3 comments

Indonesia places 15th overall in the Asian Games in Guangzhou, behind Malaysia but ahead of Singapore.

Jamasan, Larung Ageng, Sedekah Bumi & Manten Kucing

Nov 26th, 2010, by Patung, 7 comments

Local government in Wonogiri cancels funding for traditional Javanese cultural ceremonies.

Who Framed Ariel?

Nov 24th, 2010, by Patung, 15 comments

What’s behind the persecution of Ariel Peterpan; a survey of the conspiracy theories out there.

Obama & Bakso Soup

Nov 19th, 2010, by Patung, 24 comments

The love of a boy for the humble bakso soup dominates headlines after Obama visits Indonesia.

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