Two-Headed Snake, Fitting Palm Of Hand, Spotted In Indonesia
Friday, September 6, 2019, 8:19 AM
Residents of a village in Bali got a shock when they spotted a two-headed snake in their midst a rare find in the wild. The reptile was seen slithering in the central part of the Indonesian holiday island last week. "When I got home from work, I parked my motorbike next to the snake," said local resident Gusti Bagus Eka Budaya.
Jakarta, Neighbouring Provinces In Java Hit By Major Power Blackout
Sunday, August 4, 2019, 2:53 PM
Indonesia's capital Jakarta and some neighbouring provinces on Java-island have been hit by a major electricity outage after problems at a number of power stations on Java, the country's state power company PLN said in a statement. The mass rapid transit system has also had to evacuate passengers from trains after the power outage, the company that operates the system said in a statement.
Five dead, several injured after powerful quake rocks Indonesia
Sunday, August 4, 2019, 8:46 AM
Five-people died and several were injured after a powerful undersea earthquake rocked Indonesia's heavily-populated Java-island, triggering a brief tsunami-warning, the national disaster agency said Saturday. The 6.9 magnitude-quake on Friday evening sent residents fleeing to higher-ground, while many in the capital Jakarta ran into the streets. Three people died of heart-attacks as the strong-quake rocked the region, agency spokesman Agus Wibowo said on Saturday.