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The VICE Guide to Right Now

The Fiancée of a Lion Crash Victim Posts Solo Wedding Pictures to Honor His Final Wish

Intan Indah Syarii lost a man she had dated since middle school on the flight.
VICE Staff
2 hours ago
Photo

This Town in Indonesia Celebrates a Good Harvest With a Massive Food Fight

The annual tomato fight might be a new tradition, but it's also one of the best.
Bukbisj Candra Ismeth Bey
a day ago
The VICE Guide to Right Now

As Campus Sex Assault Forces Reckoning In Indonesia, a Woman Is Jailed For Her Harasser's Words

A woman was just sentenced to six months behind bars for sharing a recording of her boss sexually harassing her.
VICE Staff
a day ago
indonesia

Indonesian Teens are Getting 'Drunk' Off Boiled Bloody Menstrual Pads

Wait, what?
Arzia Tivany Wargadiredja
11.9.18
Durian

Indonesian Flight Delayed So Cabin Crew Could Remove 2 Tons of Durian

“I yelled at the other passengers 'Who on this plane wants to fly?' They all chanted back 'not us!!'"
Jelisa Castrodale
11.9.18
Extinction Events

Did China Just Sign the Death Warrant for Indonesia's Tigers and Rhinos?

Chinese officials recently reversed a ban on the sale of tiger and rhino parts for medical or cultural use—a move that some say may accelerate the extinction of two critically endangered species.
Yvette Tanamal
11.9.18
travel

How Much More Tragedy Can We Take?

What the sinking of a ferry in Lake Toba, last June, says about how Indonesia moves forward after a tragic transportation accident.
Aisyah Llewellyn
11.8.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Student Journalists Expose Alleged Sexual Assault Cover-Up at Indonesian University

UGM, one of the country's best schools, is being accused of blaming the victim on a 2017 sexual assault case.
Alia Marsha
11.7.18
Lion Air Crash

The Consequences of Our Obsession With Reading About Plane Crashes and Other Tragedies

All this news coverage is taking its toll.
Arzia Tivany Wargadiredja
11.6.18
Culture

In Indonesia, Many Blame Supernatural Causes for Plane Crashes

What's behind the enduring belief in conspiracy theories and the occult as explanations for plane crashes?
Aisyah Llewellyn
11.2.18
What's In a Name?

What It's Like to be Named 'Master Hitler' in 2018

It's not always bad, says an Indonesian man who shares a name with the worst guy in history.
Arzia Tivany Wargadiredja
11.1.18
News

Black Box of Crashed Indonesia Plane Found

The black box is expected to reveal what caused the crash of Lion Air JT-610.
Daniel Darmawan
11.1.18