Bali authorities escort Australian tourist to mental hospital after she took off her clothes at Ubud hotel
An Australian tourist was escorted to a mental hospital in Bangli regency last week, after she reportedly caused quite a scene at an Ubud hotel when she took off her clothes outside the privacy of her room.
5-meter long python spotted slithering at cemetery in Denpasar
A 5-meter long python was reportedly spotted in Denpasar, Bali, earlier this morning, causing quite a stir in the area before it was eventually captured by local authorities.
According to an official from the Regional Disaster Management Agency (BPBD), local residents found the snake slithering around a cemetery located on Jl.
Bali prosecutor demands ‘peeping tom’ be sentenced to 7 years in prison for alleged attack and attempted sexual assault
A prosecutor at the Denpasar Court yesterday demanded that Adi Aprianto, a man from Lampung who was arrested in June for allegedly attacking and attempting to sexually assault a woman in Denpasar, be sentenced to 7 years in prison.
Infant among at least 20 killed in Indonesian quake: officials
by Sultan Ambon
At least 20 people were killed and dozens injured Thursday in a strong earthquake that rocked Indonesia’s remote Maluku islands, triggering landslides that buried at least one of the victims, the disaster agency said.
16 Bali hotels estimated to lose IDR1 billion each after UK travel firm Thomas Cook declared bankruptcy: Bali Tourism Board
The collapse of UK-based global travel firm Thomas Cook has affected more than a dozen hotels in Bali, with each of them estimated to have lost around IDR1 billion (US$70,375), the Bali Tourism Board (BTB) said yesterday.
Bali’s Karangasem regency reportedly owes IDR1.4 billion for treatment of Mount Agung evacuees
Bali’s Karangasem regency still reportedly owes IDR1.4 billion (US$ 98,640) to Klungkung General Hospital for the treatment of Mount Agung evacuees in 2017. While Klungkung regent I Nyoman Suwirta has announced plans to wipe off those debts, the government in Karangasem recently said they are able to make the payment.