Joko Widodo

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An man negotiates the stairs in his flood-damaged house on January 3rd, 2020 in Jakarta, Indonesia. Photograph: Ed Wray/Getty Images

Indonesia’s air force seeded clouds with salt on Friday to try to stop rainfall reaching the Jakarta after deadly flash floods and landslides triggere(...)

A street vendor pushes her noodle stall in front of the popular tourist street of Khaosan Road in Bangkok. Photograph:  Lillian Suwanrumpha/AFP/Getty Images

Thailand could be the next nation in southeast Asia to relocate its capital after prime minister Prayut Chan-o-cha hinted such a move could be a “poss(...)

 Indonesian police officers  clash with protesters outside the parliament building in Jakarta. Photograph: Mast Irham

Thousands of students across Indonesia took to the streets to protest a “disastrous” draft criminal code that would include outlawing extramarital sex(...)

 Jakarta:  the steadily sinking Indonesian capital, built on swampland,  is a teeming megacity plagued by traffic and air pollution.    Photograph: Josh Haner/The New York Times

Indonesia has named the site in East Kalimantan on the island of Borneo where it plans to build a new capital to replace Jakarta, president Joko Widod(...)

 An injured police officer is helped by colleagues after clashes with protesters in Jakarta, Indonesia on Wednesday night. Photograph: Antara Foto/Rusyidi Zain/ via Reuters

Calm returned to the streets of the Indonesian capital on Thursday after a second night of clashes between security forces and protesters angry about (...)

 Protesters clash with  police during  outside of the Election Supervisory Board (building in Jakarta on Wednesday. Photograph: Adi Weda/EPA

Six people have died and about 200 have been injured in clashes in Jakarta following the official announcement that incumbent Joko Widodo had won the (...)

  Joko Widodo takes a selfie with local residents after his victory speech following the announcement of election results at a slum area in Jakarta, Indonesia, on Tuesday. Photograph: Mast Irham/EPA

The woman threw herself on the road in front of the motorcade, forcing the vehicle with the licence plate “Indonesia 1” to slam on the brakes. “Jokow(...)

A woman looks at her ballot during a revote due to logistical issues in Indonesia’s general election in Banda Aceh. Photograph: Chaideer Mahyuddin/AFP/Getty Images

Ten days after Indonesia held the world’s biggest single-day elections, more than 270 election staff have died, mostly of fatigue-related illnesses ca(...)

Indonesian presidential candidate Prabowo Subianto waves to the media after declaring himself the winner in Jakarta on Thursday. Photograph:  Willy Kurniawan/Reuters

Indonesian authorities said they will not tolerate any unrest following Wednesday’s elections as opposition candidate Prabowo Subianto challenged unof(...)

Indonesian president Joko Widodo and first lady Iriana Joko Widodo show their ink-stained fingers after casting their ballots  in Jakarta on Wednesday. Photograph: Edgar Su/Reuters

Indonesian president Joko Widodo appeared set for a second term as “quick count” results from Wednesday’s election rolled in, but his challenger clai(...)

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