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6.1-magnitude quake hits Indonesia, no tsunami alert

Indonesia earthquake:An earthquake measuring 6.1 on the Richter scale jolted Indonesia’s Nusa Tenggara province on Sunday, but no tsunami alert was issued.The quake struck at 4.54 a.m., with the epicentre at 148 km northeast of Alor and the depth at 573 km under the sea bed, said an official of the meteorology and geophysics agency.

Second-Gen Maruti Ertiga To Debut In Indonesia On April 19

Second-Gen Maruti Ertiga To Debut In Indonesia On April 19

Second-Gen Maruti Ertiga To Debut In Indonesia On April 19. Suzuki Motor Corporation (SMC) is all set for the global reveal of the second-gen Ertiga at the upcoming 2018 Indonesia International Motor Show (April 19-29, 2018), as reported by our sister publication in Indonesia, OTO. As for India, the first-gen model was launched six years

TechnoSavy Relationship World dating apps

Techno-Savy Relationship World: A new take on dating apps

In this era of rapidity, finding that special someone in an old-school fashion can be a daunting task.  Thank goodness for dating apps to make things simpler and more relevant for the Gen Y to create meaningful relationships.In fact, the last few years have seen a huge boom in the use of online dating and

Honda Launches Idemitsu Honda Racing India Team

This move from HMSI promises a brighter future for budding racers in India.   In a welcome shift in focus towards motorsports in India, HMSI today announced that its new direction would be to nurture and promote Indian talent on both national and international stages. Its first announcement is for the Idemitsu Honda Racing India Team

First Blue Moon total lunar eclipse in 150 yrs to occur soon

First Blue Moon total lunar eclipse in 150 yrs to occur soon

First Blue Moon total lunar eclipse 150 yrs: A rare total lunar eclipse that involves the second full moon of the month — popularly referred to as a Blue Moon — is set to take place on January 31 for the first time in over 150 years.This will be the first eclipse of 2018. For

Kantar TNS Study Reveals

Kantar TNS Study Reveals the Rise of Mobile Payments in India

Connected consumers in India are increasingly using mobile-based payments according to the results from the latest Connected Life study from Kantar TNS. Post demonetization and with a greater push by the government for adoption of digital payments, mobile payments have seen a sharp rise with 1 in 3 (35%) connected consumers in India using it.

Cyclone Cempaka kills at least 19 in Indonesia

Jakarta, Nov 29, A tropical cyclone which hit Indonesia’s main island of Java has triggered severe flooding and landslides which left 19 dead, an official said today. Landslides claimed 15 lives in east and central Java, while four others perished in floods unleashed by Cyclone Cempaka. “Thousands of homes, hectares of agricultural land and public

Hong Kong maids lured by Islamic State recruiters: report

Hong Kong maids lured by Islamic State recruiters: Report

For all the Latest news download Daily Post news app:- Click For Android :– Click For IOS Indonesian maids working in Hong Kong are being radicalised by extremists from the Islamic State group, a security think-tank said in a report today. Around 150,000 of the city’s army of domestic helpers are from Indonesia, the world’s

Kidambi Srikanth got Rs.95L as prize money in 2017, highest in world

Srikanth Kidambi’s stupendous success not only hauled him back inside the top 10 of the world rankings, but also sent his bank balance through the roof. With a staggering US $147,847.50, the World No. 8 currently sits atop the list of 2017 prize money leaders, calculated at the end of the Chinese Taipei Grand Prix

A mud volcano has been erupting since 11 years in Indonesia

The world’s most destructive mud volcano was born near the town of Sidoarjo, on the island of Java, Indonesia, just over 11 years ago – and to this day it has not stopped erupting. The mud volcano known as Lusi started on May 29, 2006, and at its peak disgorged a staggering 180,000 cubic metres

Crocodile returns missing man to shore

This is the chilling moment a crocodile returned the body of a missing man after it was summoned by a shaman.Syarifuddin had been bathing with friends when the 6.5ft crocodile pounced and dragged him beneath the water in Berau, Indonesia, on Tuesday evening.Desperate relatives and police had searched for the 41-year-old but he was nowhere

Indonesia restricts app over “terrorism” content

For all the Latest news download Daily Post news app:- Click For Android Click For IOS Jakarta, Jul 15 (AFP) Indonesia has blocked web-based access to a popular messaging service and threatened a full ban on the app due to its “terrorism” content, the government said. The communications ministry said in a statement that “so many channels

10 injured as volcano erupts on Indonesia’s main Java island

10 injured volcano erupts Indonesia’s main Java island Jakarta, Jul 2 (AP) A volcano on Indonesia’s main island of Java has erupted, injuring 10 people. National Disaster Mitigation Agency spokesman Sutopo Purwo Nugroho says the eruption of Sileri Crater at Dieng Plateau spewed cold lava, mud and ash as high as 50 meters (164 feet).He

Drug smuggler prisoner opened up a restaurant in jail

Drug smuggler prisoner opened up a restaurant in jail

Drug smuggler prisoner opened restaurant jail. A prisoner waiting for the death penalty in Indonesia has opened a restaurant in jail, so that he can make his last meal himself. Roman Klanshnikov, who was found guilty of drug smuggling, wants to feed his fellow prisoners as well as by his own cooked food. They will

Indian escapes from Bali prison

Indian escapes indonesia’s Bali prison 3 foreigners. Jakarta, June 19 (IANS) An Indian is among four foreign prisoners who have escaped from a jail in Indonesia’s Bali island, police said on Monday. The prisoners were identified as Indian Sayed Muhammad, Australian Shaun Edward Davidson, Bulgarian Dimitar Nikolov and Malaysian Tee Kok King, reports the BBC.The

Indian youth bravery:Flying flag of India in Indonesia's volcano

Indian youth bravery:Flying flag of India in Indonesia’s volcano

The 25-year-old young man from Hyderabad has made India’s flag flying on a volcano and has turned it into a new gimmick. According to information received, young Sai  Taiza has hoisted India’s flag in the volcano of Ducano, Indonesia.Sai  Teja said that he wanted to tell the whole world that Indian can do everything .The

Two major Indonesian hospitals attacked in “ransomware” storm

Two major Indonesian hospitals attacked in “ransomware” storm. At least two of Indonesia’s major hospitals have been struck in the “ransomware” cyber attack that infected computers globally, a government official said on Saturday.Dharmais Hospital and Harapan Kita Hospital in Jakarta are affected by the ransomware, said Semuel Pangerapan, a director general at Indonesia’s Communication and

3 killed in Indonesia flood

Jakarta: Three persons were killed in a flood that struck in Indonesia’s Gorontalo province, an official said on Monday. Three children were swept away by strong current of a river in Hutuo village on Sunday and their bodies were later found by rescuers, Xinhua news agency quoted an official of the national disaster management agency.

Seven missing after boat capsizes in Indonesia

Jakatrta: At least seven persons went missing after a boat with dozens of people on board sunk in East Java province of Indonesia, an official of disaster agency said on Saturday. Overloading was blamed for the incident, which took place in Bengawan Solo river in the border of Lamongan and Tuban districts on Friday, Xinhua news

Indonesia boosts vigilance on Zika virus

Jakarta: The Indonesian government has stepped up alertness on the possible spread of Zika virus into the country as the number of infection cases steeply rose in the neighbouring Singapore. Indonesia Foreign Minister Retno Marsudi made the statement on Monday after the Singapore’s Ministry of Health confirmed 41 cases of locally transmitted Zika virus infection