Cheat Sheet: All You Need to Know About Indonesia's Elections
VICE explains the good, the bad, and the ugly about the 2019 presidential race.
Question Of The Day
We Asked People About the First Time They Fell in Love
"After three weeks—I was very young so don’t judge me—I told her that I loved her."
Video of Girl Brushing Crocodile’s Teeth Highlights Indonesia’s Exotic Pet Problem
In another video, the reptile looks cozy as the girl powders its entire body.
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Instagrammers Are Getting Scammed by a Mysterious 'Con Queen'
By imitating film directors, CEOs, and Rupert Murdoch's ex-wife, some unknown woman is duping influencers out of thousands.
Seven Places on Earth Where You Can Travel for US$25 a Day or Less
When you know where to go and how to cut costs, international travel can be cheap. Here are some affordable options to inspire you to dig out your passport and start planning your next trip.
An Indonesian Scientist was Mauled to Death by her Boss’ Pet Crocodile
Police are reportedly on the lookout for a man who goes by the name of Mr Ochiai: an exotic animal collector whose pet crocodile just ate one of his employees.
Stunning Photos of Indonesia's Brutal Buffalo Fights
The buffalo is sacred symbol of life and death in Torajan culture.
How Tattoos Saved These Indonesian Women From Sexual Slavery In World War II
A local marriage tradition in the island of Timor helped these women escape becoming comfort women during Japanese occupation.
The VICE Guide to Right Now
Indonesian District Wants to Ban Parents From Giving Their Babies 'Foreign Names'
There's a lot of Emmas being born in Indonesia right now.
Inside the Life-and-Death Hunts of a Mysterious Tribe of Hunter-Gatherers
Unlike the hostile reception an American missionary received from the remote Sentinelese people last year, Doug Bock Clark was brought along on spiritual whale hunts for a view inside a fading culture.
Kabur dari Penjara
Was a Ban on Conjugal Visits Behind the Latest Prison Break In Indonesia?
One inmate's wife think so.
Exorcisms are Being Used as Gay Conversion Therapy in Indonesia
The mayor of Padang thinks gay and transgender people are possessed by genies known as "djin".