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Residents walk by destroyed cars in Bekasi, West Java, on January 2nd, 2020. Photograph: Bagus Saragih/AFP/Getty Images

Tens of thousands of people were evacuated in Indonesia’s capital Jakarta on Thursday after flash floods and landslides in the area killed up to 21 pe(...)

Police officers and rescuers inspect the site of an explosion at a firecracker factory in Tangerang, on the outskirts of Jakarta. Photograph: Tatan Syuflana/AP

An explosion and blaze at a fireworks factory near the Indonesian capital has killed at least 47 people, most of them female workers, and injured doze(...)