Jakarta

Dating

We Talked to People on Dates at an Indonesian IKEA

In a city full of malls, minimalist furniture and warehouse-like aisles are a breath of fresh air.
Adi Renaldi
1.13.18
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Revisiting the Violent, Gory Indonesian B Movies of the 1980s

VICE met up with the leading directors, producers, and screenwriters behind Indonesian exploitation cinema.
VICE Staff
12.7.17
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Mike Flynn somehow in more trouble than ever, generals urge Trump to surge troops in Afghanistan, South Korea picks a new president, and more.
VICE Staff
5.9.17
News

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Obama warns against "crude" nationalism across the world, an advisor claims the Trump team is considering a Muslim registry, "post-truth" is chosen as word of the year by Oxford, and more.
VICE Staff
11.16.16
Stuff

A Look at Indonesian President Joko Widodo's Efforts to Stamp Out Corruption

He went into office promising to modernize Indonesia. How has he fared in his first 15 months?
Royce Kurmelovs
11.13.15
travel

Meet the Illegal Moped Racers of Jakarta

"You can never get enough of the adrenaline rush. And being on a chase with a cop makes a race a lot more fun."
Stanley Widianto
10.8.15
travel

The Kids Who Live and Work in Indonesian Graveyards

Riski is seven years old and spends nearly all his time in Pondok Kelapa Public Cemetery, where he's a sort of funeral director, gravedigger, and night watchman.
Dennis Destryawan
11.13.14
News

This Canadian Teacher Is Being Jailed Without Charges in Indonesia

It appears there was a lot of horrible child molestation going on at the school where Neil Bantleman worked, but there hasn't been any real evidence that he had any part on it. Still, Neil's in lockup anyway.
David Silverberg
8.1.14
Stuff

Meet the Journalist Who Crushes War Criminals

I spoke to Allan Nairn about confronting mass murderers and ruining their political careers. His specialty being US-backed atrocities, Nairn has reported from the killing fields of Haiti, El Salvador, Guatemala and Indonesia.
Max Metzger
8.1.14