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Indonesia hit by another attack after suicide bombings

Indonesia hit by another attack after suicide bombings

It was not clear if Wednesday's incident was linked to earlier attacks at churches and a police station in Surabaya.

Child used in suicide bomb attack on Indonesian police

Child used in suicide bomb attack on Indonesian police

The suicide bombers rode two motorbikes up to a checkpoint outside a police station and blew themselves up, Tito Karnavian, the police chief in Indonesia's second-largest city, told a news conference.

Attacks in Indonesia and Paris condemned

Attacks in Indonesia and Paris condemned

Qatar strongly condemned the attacks that targeted three churches in Indonesia, leaving several dead and injured.

13 killed as suicide bombers attack churches in Indonesia

13 killed as suicide bombers attack churches in Indonesia

Indonesia, the world's largest Muslim-majority country, has seen a recent resurgence in homegrown militancy inspired in part by Islamic State.

Prisoners kill five Indonesian police, take one hostage in jail clash

Prisoners kill five Indonesian police, take one hostage in jail clash

Islamist militant prisoners at a high-security jail in Indonesia have killed five police and were holding one hostage following clashes on Wednesday at a high-security jail on the outskirts of the capital, Jakarta, police said.

Indonesia destroys over 2 tonnes of crystal meth

Indonesia destroys over 2 tonnes of crystal meth

More than two tonnes of crystal methamphetamine were destroyed Friday as Indonesia stepped up its drugs crackdown in one of the biggest such operations of recent years.

Indonesia oil well explosion kills 15, dozens injured

Indonesia oil well explosion kills 15, dozens injured

Firefighters on Wednesday afternoon were still battling the blaze sparked by an oil spill at about 1:30 am in a residential area. Several homes were also destroyed.

Former speaker of Indonesian parliament jailed for 15 years

Former speaker of Indonesian parliament jailed for 15 years

The case has shocked Indonesians, already used to large corruption scandals and has reinforced a widely held perception that their parliament, long regarded as riddled with corruption, is a failing institution.

Australia boy, 12, runs away to Bali using family credit card

Australia boy, 12, runs away to Bali using family credit card

The boy ran away from his Sydney home after a row with his mother, flying first to the Western Australian city of Perth on budget airline Jetstar and then on to Bali, according to commercial broadcaster Channel Nine.

Seven killed in Indonesia building collapse

Seven killed in Indonesia building collapse

A group of teenagers practising for a dance and music show were among seven Indonesians killed Monday when the building they were in collapsed, police said.

Indonesia's Lion Air buying 50 Boeing 737's in $6.2 bn deal

Indonesia's Lion Air buying 50 Boeing 737's in $6.2 bn deal

Indonesia's Lion Air is buying 50 Boeing 737 MAX 10 airplanes in a deal valued at about $6.2 billion, the firms said Tuesday, as the carrier looks to cash in on a transport boom in the Southeast Asian nation.

Indonesia jails bus terminal bombing mastermind for nine years

Indonesia jails bus terminal bombing mastermind for nine years

An Indonesian court on Monday jailed the mastermind behind last year's Islamic State-linked suicide bombings at a Jakarta bus terminal for nine years.