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The Latest: Indonesia quake death toll jumps to 97

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 09:04:58 GMT2016-12-07T09:04:58Z

MEUREUDU, Indonesia (AP) -- The Latest on a magnitude 6.5 earthquake in Indonesia's Aceh province (all times local):...

Frantic rescue after quake kills dozens in Indonesia's Aceh

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 08:10:41 GMT2016-12-07T08:10:41Z

MEUREUDU, Indonesia (AP) -- A strong undersea earthquake rocked Indonesia's Aceh province early on Wednesday, killing at least 54 people and sparking a frantic rescue effort in the rubble of dozens of collapsed and damaged buildings....

Body parts found after Indonesian plane with 13 disappears

Sun, 04 Dec 2016 10:39:58 GMT2016-12-04T10:39:58Z

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) -- Indonesian rescuers on Sunday recovered body parts in the sea where a police plane with 13 people aboard is believed to have crashed the previous day....

Indonesia blasphemy protest draws 200,000; ends peacefully

Fri, 02 Dec 2016 09:56:55 GMT2016-12-02T09:56:55Z

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) -- At least 200,000 conservative Muslims rallied peacefully in the Indonesian capital on Friday in the second major protest against its minority Christian governor, who is being prosecuted for alleged blasphemy....

Foreign governments warn citizens about Indonesia protest

Thu, 01 Dec 2016 06:58:52 GMT2016-12-01T06:58:52Z

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) -- Foreign governments are warning citizens in Indonesia to stay away from central Jakarta ahead of a huge rally against the capital's minority Christian governor....

West Papuans protest against Indonesian rule

Thu, 01 Dec 2016 06:37:07 GMT2016-12-01T06:37:07Z

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) -- West Papuan protesters faced off with police in the Indonesian capital on Thursday in a demonstration calling for the remote region's independence....

Indonesians join thousands of soldiers, police at rallies

Wed, 30 Nov 2016 10:43:47 GMT2016-11-30T10:43:47Z

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) -- Thousands of Indonesians on Wednesday joined nationwide interfaith rallies organized by the military in an attempt to demonstrate national unity as religious and racial tensions divide the world's most populous Muslim nation....

Indonesia protests awaken fears for minority Chinese

Wed, 30 Nov 2016 05:43:01 GMT2016-11-30T05:43:01Z

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) -- The capital of Muslim-majority Indonesia is on edge ahead of what is expected to be a second massive protest by conservative Muslims against its Christian governor and no group more so than its Chinese minority....

Indonesian lower court rejects bid to protect prized forest

Tue, 29 Nov 2016 12:01:12 GMT2016-11-29T12:01:12Z

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) -- An Indonesian court has ruled against a case brought by Acehnese community leaders who want one of the country's most prized tropical forests to be protected from exploitation by mining and plantation companies....

Indonesia helicopter wreckage found; 1 rescued, 4 missing

Sun, 27 Nov 2016 15:27:45 GMT2016-11-27T15:27:45Z

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) -- A search team on Sunday found the wreckage of an Indonesian army helicopter and rescued an injured pilot three days after the aircraft disappeared on Indonesia's part of Borneo island. Four people are still missing....