62-year-old man in NTB arrested for alleged rape of 13-year-old grandchild
A 62-year-old man in Dompu, West Nusa Tenggara (NTB) has been arrested for the alleged rape of his 13-year-old granddaughter, whom he sexually abused since March of last year, according to reports.
Indonesian actress Nana Mirdad finds dead, abandoned baby on Sanur beach
Indonesian actress Nana Mirdad’s heartbreaking discovery of a deceased baby in Sanur has shocked the region, with the baby likely to have been abandoned before it died.
Nana, who has over 2.9 million followers on Instagram, first shared about finding the baby on Friday.
Police officers filmed extorting Japanese tourist in Bali found guilty at disciplinary hearing
A disciplinary hearing conducted by the Jembrana Police in Bali has declared two police officers guilty for extorting a Japanese man over a minor traffic violation last year. Their punishment includes several weeks of jail time.
Bali’s Ngurah Rai Airport plans to establish special travel corridor to attract South Korean tourists
Indonesia’s airport management firm PT Angkasa Pura I is reportedly in talks with South Korean officials to establish a special route for travelers from the East Asian country to visit Bali amid the raging COVID-19 pandemic.
Thousands more workers in Bali furloughed in 2 months: Official
More than 3,000 workers in Bali were furloughed between August and September, as the COVID-19 pandemic continues to take its toll on the province’s tourism-dominated economy.
“We are expecting this number to continue rising as long as Bali’s economy is yet to recover,” Ida Bagus Ngurah Arda, who heads Bali’s Manpower Agency, told Bisnis yesterday.
Bali’s kain endek gains spotlight on Dior’s runway during Paris Fashion Week
The opening look of Dior’s Spring/Summer 2021 show during Paris Fashion Week featured warp-print fabrics native to Bali known as kain endek, a piece that the French fashion house says is the result of a collaboration with local artisans.