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Muslim preacher defies conservatism to preach in Indonesia nightclubs

Dec 12 2018

DENPASAR, Indonesia Mifta'im An'am Maulana Habiburrohman is not your typical Muslim preacher.

Powerful quake kills 82 on Indonesia's Lombok island, thousands flee homes

Aug 05 2018

DENPASAR, Indonesia At least 82 people were killed when Indonesia's resort island of Lombok was hit by a powerful magnitude 7.0 earthquake on Sunday, triggering widespread panic as thousands fled their homes for emergency shelters as buildings collapsed. | Video

Bitcoin use under scrutiny in Indonesian island of Bali

Jan 19 2018

JAKARTA/KUTA, Indonesia Indonesian authorities are investigating the use of bitcoin in the holiday island of Bali, amid warnings by the central bank in Southeast Asia's biggest economy over the risks posed by virtual currencies, an official said.

Indonesia orders immediate evacuation as highest alert issued for Bali volcano

Nov 27 2017

DENPASAR, Indonesia Indonesia closed the airport on the tourist island of Bali on Monday and ordered 100,000 residents living near a grumbling volcano spewing columns of ash to evacuate immediately, warning that the first major eruption in 54 years could be "imminent". | Video

Abandoned by tourists, Bali town counts cost of Indonesia volcano

Oct 04 2017

AMED, Indonesia A Balinese town once bustling with holidaymakers has almost emptied of tourists after warnings that nearby Mount Agung could erupt at any time - a snapshot of the growing cost the rumbling volcano poses to Indonesia's economy. | Video

Fear of volcanic eruption on Bali forces nearly 135,000 to flee to shelters

Sep 28 2017

KARANGASEM, Indonesia Nearly 135,000 people on the Indonesian island of Bali have left their homes and taken shelter in makeshift evacuation centres after warnings the Mount Agung volcano could erupt at any time, officials said late on Thursday.

Fear of volcanic eruption on Bali forces nearly 135,000 to flee to shelters

Sep 28 2017

KARANGASEM, Indonesia Nearly 135,000 people on the Indonesian island of Bali have left their homes and taken shelter in makeshift evacuation centers after warnings the Mount Agung volcano could erupt at any time, officials said late on Thursday.

Menacing Bali volcano throws tourists' plans into jeopardy

Sep 27 2017

KARANGASEM, Indonesia Some tourists are having second thoughts about visiting the tropical Indonesian resort island of Bali after repeated warnings that its highest volcano could erupt at any time, half a century after it killed more than 1,000 people. | Video

Bali's menacing volcano puts some tourists' plans on back burner

Sep 26 2017

KARANGASEM, Indonesia, Sept 26 Clouds shrouded the top of Bali's highest volcano on Tuesday as the risk of an imminent eruption began to persuade some tourists to have second thoughts about visiting Indonesia's paradise island.

Bali's rumbling volcano spurs travel warnings from Australia, Singapore

Sep 25 2017

Karangasem, INDONESIA Fears that a volcano could erupt imminently on the holiday island of Bali prompted several countries to issue travel warnings, while Indonesian authorities raced to evacuate tens of thousands of people living in the "danger zone". | Video

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