American slain in Bali, daughter had troubled past

Aug 20, 2014

American slain in Bali, daughter had troubled past

A Chicago woman whose beaten body was found stuffed in a suitcase on the Indonesian resort island of Bali was repeatedly and violently abused by the daughter who has been arrested in her killing, according to police reports. A Chicago-based lawyer for the 19-year-old ...

Aug 5, 2014

Japan, Indonesia to cooperate on gas reactor development

The government-funded Japan Atomic Energy Agency said Monday it has reached an agreement with the Indonesian National Nuclear Energy Agency to cooperate in the research and development of high-temperature gas reactors. Indonesia aims to begin operation of such next-generation nuclear reactors, known to have ...

New Zealand woman may face jail in Bali drugs case

May 13, 2014

New Zealand woman may face jail in Bali drugs case

A New Zealand woman caught with drugs on Bali will be charged with hash possession and could face up to 12 years in jail, a prosecutor said Tuesday. Leeza Ormsby, 37, was detained in February after police raided her villa in the tourist area ...

Mar 17, 2014

Body off Java may be missing diver's

A body in a diving suit has been found just off the coast of Java, the Japanese Consulate General in Surabaya on Indonesia’s main island of Java said, citing information from authorities. The gender and nationality of the body had yet to be confirmed, ...

Four divers heading home after ordeal off Bali

Feb 20, 2014

Four divers heading home after ordeal off Bali

Four of the five Japanese women rescued some 75 hours after their seven-member group disappeared while scuba diving off Indonesia’s Bali Island were discharged from hospital on Thursday, while the search continued for one still missing. Ngurah Jaya Kusuma, medical services and nursing director ...

Feb 19, 2014

Rescued scuba diver recounts ordeal

One of the Japanese women rescued after disappearing while scuba diving off the Indonesian island of Bali recounts her harrowing ordeal of being swallowed up by strong currents and surviving on coconuts.

Two divers still missing may be safe

Feb 18, 2014

Two divers still missing may be safe

Indonesian police said Tuesday they believe that villagers on Bali have spotted two Japanese divers alive, following the dramatic rescue of five others in the missing group. Five of the seven women who vanished Friday off Bali were rescued Monday after being found a ...