Tag Archives: indonesia

8 INDONS CAUGHT AT WOODLANDS CHECKPOINT WITH HOMEMADE BOMB IMAGE

A group of 8 Indonesians were arrested by Singapoe customs yesterday at Woodlands Checkpoint after they tried to enter the country at 1.30AM yesterday. One of the Indonesians among the group was found with Islamic State propaganda and images in his mobile phone, which showed an Islamic State flag, Islamic State "activity" and a homemade shoe bomb.

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INDONESIA ENVIRONMENT MINISTER: STOP COMPLAINING ABOUT HAZE

Indonesia's Environment and Forestry Minister Siti Nurbaya Bakar told foreign countries that while she has noted the complaints raised by foreign countries about the yearly haze caused by land and forest fires in Indonesia, the government is not acting on the haze because of "pressure by other countries".

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HAZE SMELL IN SG – THANK YOU FOR THE AIR, INDONESIA!

As I woke up today, I was greeted by the familiar and comforting odor of smoke assaulting my nostrils - none other than our beloved haze! I took a deep breath. Ahhh, it seems to be Kalimantan peat flavor today, my favourite! I recall reading in the papers that the Indonesian government said the fires were relatively harmless. But they imposed record-breaking fines on the companies last year!

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