Spice of Life

Cayenne chili peppers are sold for Rp 120,000 ($9) per kilogram at a market in Tebet, South Jakarta , on Tuesday (10/01). According to Yono, a chili trader, prices are likely to rise due to a shortage in supply of cayenne chili peppers. (JG Photo/Yudha)

11 January 2017 | 04:58 PM


Troubled Waters

A crocodile glides through litter on the bank of the Palu River, Palu, Central Sulawesi, on Tuesday (10/01).

11 January 2017 | 04:57 PM


Unilever Indonesia Marks 35 Years in IDX

Consumer goods giant Unilever Indonesia celebrated 35 years as a publicly traded company in Indonesia on Wednesday (11/01).

11 January 2017 | 04:55 PM



Since the price of chilies had skyrocketed in recent weeks, market sellers in Mataram have started to sell dried bird's eye chilies made from offcuts.

11 January 2017 | 04:50 PM


Bridge the Gap

Residents pass over a newly repaired bridge made of tree roots in Nagari Bayang, West Sumatra on Tuesday (10/01).

11 January 2017 | 04:46 PM



Minister of Foreign Affairs Retno Marsudi delivered a speech on Indonesia's foreign affairs priorities and goals in 2017 at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

11 January 2017 | 04:28 PM



Activists demonstrate in front of the West Java Police headquarters in Bandung, on Wednesday (11/01).

11 January 2017 | 04:22 PM


Relatives' US Bribery Case Rains on Ex-UN Chief's Homecoming

A United States bribery case against two relatives has cast a pall over former United Nations chief Ban Ki-moon's planned return this week to South Korea.

11 January 2017 | 04:17 PM


Veteran Malaysian State Chief Dies in Election Blow for PM

The veteran chief minister of the Malaysian state of Sarawak died on Wednesday in a fresh blow for Prime Minister Najib Razak.

11 January 2017 | 04:16 PM


Drawing the Line

Children join hands in a movement against violence towards children in Tegalrejo, Berbah, Sleman, Yogyakarta, on Wednesday (11/01).

11 January 2017 | 04:11 PM