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Stories with place: Jakarta
  • Fliers' thoughts, from 'no fear' to 'it's scarier' 
    Updated: Apr-12-14 2:10 am
  • JAKARTA, Indonesia - The Indonesian mother of three had flown without her kids before, but this was the first time she gave her eldest a to-do list in case something happened on the flight she and her husband were taking.

  • Indonesia's new presidential plane arrives 
    Updated: Apr-10-14 4:32 am
  • JAKARTA, Indonesia - Indonesia's new $91 million presidential plane arrived Thursday after several months of delay.

  • Indonesia opposition leads, but less than expected 
    Updated: Apr-10-14 1:43 am
  • JAKARTA, Indonesia - Indonesia's biggest opposition party came out ahead in early election tallies Thursday, but the showing was far less than expected given the popularity of its pick for president, viewed as the favorite in this summer's presidential race.

  • Indonesia election fever spurs people to vote 
    Updated: Apr-05-14 2:58 am
  • JAKARTA, Indonesia - Doni Wilson, a 38-year-old Jakarta taxi driver, has voted only once in his life and swore he'd never do it again after feeling a huge letdown by Indonesia's current president.