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5.4 magnitude earthquake strikes Indonesia's Aceh's Nagan Raya

5.4 magnitude earthquake strikes Indonesia's Aceh's Nagan Raya

An earthquake of magnitude 5.4 rocked Nagan Raya District in the westernmost Indonesian province of Aceh early today.

Indonesia volcano spews huge ash cloud in second eruption in 3 days

Indonesia volcano spews huge ash cloud in second eruption in 3 days

An Indonesian volcano spewed a giant ash cloud 5 km (3.1 miles) into the sky on Monday in its second eruption in three days, emitting a thunderous noise and turning the sky dark, authorities and witnesses said.

Amir meets ambassadors of Indonesia, India

Amir meets ambassadors of Indonesia, India

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani met at his Amiri Diwan Office Wednesday with Indonesian ambassador to Qatar Muhammad Basri Sidehabi and Indian ambassador P Kumaran

Qatar Charity signs $30mn MoU with Indonesian govt

Qatar Charity signs $30mn MoU with Indonesian govt

Qatar Charity (QC), through its office in Indonesia, has signed a three-year memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Indonesian Ministry of Religious Affairs to implement projects in five developmental areas

Four arrested in Indonesia tiger poaching case

Four arrested in Indonesia tiger poaching case

Four suspected poachers have been arrested for killing a critically endangered Sumatran tiger, Indonesian police said Monday, highlighting the Southeast Asian nation's battle with illegal wildlife trafficking.

New trade opportunities, growth expected in Qatar-Indonesia ties

New trade opportunities, growth expected in Qatar-Indonesia ties

Amid the challenges related to the Covid-19 pandemic global economies are currently facing, new opportunities and growth for Qatar-Indonesia trade relations are to be expected “in the coming period,” ...

Indonesia's Mt Merapi erupts, spewing ash 6 km high

Indonesia's Mt Merapi erupts, spewing ash 6 km high

Indonesia's Mount Merapi, one of the world's most active volcanoes, erupted twice on Sunday, sending clouds of grey ash 6,000m into the sky, the country's geological agency said.

10 missing after fishing boat capsizes off Indonesia

10 missing after fishing boat capsizes off Indonesia

Ten people were missing after a boat carrying 16 fishermen capsized in Indonesian waters near the Anak Krakatau volcano, officials said Saturday.

QC delivers aid to rugged areas in Indonesia using horses

QC delivers aid to rugged areas in Indonesia using horses

The rugged terrain could not prevent Qatar Charity (QC) from delivering food aid to those in need in the remote villages of Bogor, Indonesia, using horses and motorbikes.

Indonesian policeman killed by sword-wielding militant

Indonesian policeman killed by sword-wielding militant

A sword-wielding militant killed an Indonesian policeman and critically injured another on Monday in what authorities described as a suspected Islamic State-linked attack.

Amir exchanges Eid greetings with leaders

Amir exchanges Eid greetings with leaders

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani exchanged Eid al-Fitr greetings with leaders of Kuwait, Turkey, Morocco and Indonesia Friday.

Indonesia's Covid-19 deaths top 1,000

Indonesia's Covid-19 deaths top 1,000

Indonesia's death toll from the novel coronavirus passed the 1,000 mark on Tuesday, even as authorities signalled they were poised to ease some social restrictions aimed at curbing the spread ...