Police looking for thief who snatched Russian tourist’s iPhone in Seminyak
A Russian woman fell victim to a robbery this week, when a thief allegedly snatched her phone as she was walking down a street in Seminyak.
A video of the foreigner, who has since been identified by her initials AK, sobbing and trying to explain the incident to people around her, have circulated widely on social media.
COVID-19 doesn’t excuse Lombok’s discriminatory dress code
A new dress code for female civil servants in Indonesia’s Central Lombok regency should concern all Indonesians.
On June 26 the Central Lombok regent, Moh. Suhaili Fadhil Thohir, instructed all female Muslim civil servants to wear a “cadar”(or “niqab”) Islamic face covering instead of a face mask as part of the battle against the coronavirus pandemic.
Garuda Indonesia plans to open direct flights to Bali from US, India, and France
Flag carrier Garuda Indonesia plans to open direct flights to Denpasar from cities in France, India and the US to boost tourism in the country, the airline’s CEO said yesterday.
“[Garuda Indonesia] and the Tourism Ministry have agreed that in order to attract foreign tourists, one of the only clear ways is to introduce direct flights to Denpasar,” Garuda CEO Irfan Setiaputra said during a hearing with the House of Representatives (DPR) in Jakarta.
Hey, hot stuff: Cuca restaurant launches its very own fiery sauce
Cuca restaurant in Bali has launched their very own hot sauce and it’s not only delicious, but healthy too!
The restaurant, renowned for its passion for native Indonesian produce and using local ingredients in exciting new ways, applies this very principle to their Cuca Hot Sauce.
MA Extends Ketut Detention Period Sudikerta
The Supreme Court (MA) has extended the detention period of the former Deputy Governor of Bali, I Ketut Sudikerta (53). The Supreme Court extended the detention period of the former
17-year-old girl in Buleleng regency faces up to 7 years for dumping baby
A 17-year-old girl who allegedly dumped her deceased baby last month in Bali’s Buleleng regency is facing up to seven years in prison, as police continue to look for the baby’s father as part of the ongoing investigation.