Daily Archives: January 3, 2020

Flash flood in Lebak majorly wrecks 1,060 houses

Lebak, Banten (ANTARA) – A total of 1,060 houses in six sub-districts in Lebak District, Banten Province, suffered severe damage after being hit by flash flood on Wednesday (Jan 1).

“Most houses were severely damaged …

Avoid engaging in blame game over New Year’s catastrophe: speaker

Jakarta (ANTARA) – People’s Consultative Assembly (MPR) Speaker Bambang Soesatyo urged central and regional governments and communities to not engage in a blame game over the deadly flash floods and landslides hitting greater Jakarta areas …

Sorong police’s probe ongoing into airport’s attackers

Sorong, W Papua (ANTARA) – The Sorong police in West Papua are investigating the case of vandalism and attack on Domine Eduard Osok Airport during a riot in August 2019, its Chief Adjunct Sen. Coms. …

Pertamina distributes 146 gas canisters to Jakarta’s public kitchens

Jakarta (ANTARA) – State-owned oil and gas company PT Pertamina (Persero) distributed 146 Bright Gas and 12-kilogram gas canisters to handle demands of 13 public kitchens for flood survivors in Jakarta, spokesperson, Dewi Sri Utami, …

Jakarta’s streets still swamped with floodwaters: police

Jakarta (ANTARA) – Despite flash floods receding in sections of Jakarta and its greater areas, floodwaters still inundate several streets around this Indonesian capital city, Friday morning, for which the police urged motorists and drivers …