INDONESIA may soon quarantine almost 30 million people in its capital and surrounding areas to curb the spread of the coronavirus that's killed more than 100 people in the world's fourth-most...

[JAKARTA] Indonesian capital Jakarta declared a state of emergency on Friday as authorities stepped up efforts to limit the spread of coronavirus.

[JAKARTA]  A five-storey building in Jakarta partly collapsed Monday morning, injuring at least two people who were taken to hospital, authorities said.

[JAKARTA] A five-storey building in Jakarta partly collapsed Monday morning, injuring at least eight people with more trapped inside, local television stations reported.

[JAKARTA] Indonesia's air force seeded clouds with salt on Friday to try to stop rainfall reaching the slowing sinking capital after deadly flash floods and landslides triggered by some of the...

[JAKARTA] Indonesia's disaster agency warned Thursday of more deaths after torrential rains pounded the Jakarta region, triggering floods and landslides that killed at least 29 and left vast...

[JAKARTA] Indonesia's capital Jakarta is still sinking by 12 cm per year in northern parts of the city, despite an improvement in groundwater levels blamed for causing land subsidence, an official...

INDONESIA'S plan to build a new capital from scratch on the island of Borneo has sent real-estate developers scrambling for land in the vicinity of the proposed city. And the industry's...

THE Indonesian government is not abandoning Jakarta after announcing plans to move the country's capital, its planning minister said, pledging to spend US$40 billion to save the slowly sinking...

[JAKARTA] Indonesian President Joko Widodo will announce the site of the country's new capital on Monday, ending months of speculation about the location of the new city to replace Jakarta as the...