Escaping Tiger Causes Panic in Indonesian Zoo

Escaping Tiger Causes Panic in Indonesian Zoo

A Sumatran tiger at Taman Rimbo Zoo in Jambi caused a ruckus on Monday morning after it escaped from its cage. The six-year-old tiger named Peter roamed around the zoo as zoo staff fled in panic. The zoo was temporarily closed to the public.

Solar Energy for Bali

Solar Energy for Bali

Indonesia has signed a memorandum of understanding with the Sharp Corporation to build a solar power plant with a capacity of 100 megawatts on Bali.

Garuda named “best airline in the world”

Garuda named “best airline in the world”

National flag carrier Garuda Indonesia has been recognized as ‘Best International Airline’ according to a recent independent survey of all major airlines throughout the world.

Shocking Photos: Dolphins die for Shark fin Soup

Shocking Photos: Dolphins die for Shark fin Soup

Presently there is an on-going battle between the shark fin industry and conservationists. Below is another dark side to the shark fin trade that we rarely see.

Despite legislation that prohibits the killing of dolphins and whales, small cetaceans are still caught in Lombok, Indonesia. Though some are eaten, many of these dolphins end up back on the hook, as bait for sharks.

Bali Police Prepared for Fuel Hikes

Bali Police Prepared for Fuel Hikes

With the price of fuel set to increase on April 1, Bali police are preparing for public unrest and other security related matters. Police also fear that the lines prior to the fuel price hike will overwhelm petrol stations. Many people are anticipating some sort of abnormalities which will see fuel prices go up almost […]

French Surfer’s Body Found Off Bali’s Geger Beach

French Surfer’s Body Found Off Bali’s Geger Beach

The remains of a French national were discovered adrift in the ocean off Geger beach early yesterday morning. The body has been identified as Jean Claude Warrise (54), an active member of the French military from Arlachon, France. It was discovered at approximately 9am.

Indonesian Surfing Sensation, Oney Anwar, Re-Signs with Rip Curl

Indonesian Surfing Sensation, Oney Anwar, Re-Signs with Rip Curl

IndoSurfLife.com | 8 March 2012 | Kuta, Bali: Rip Curl SEA is proud to announce the re-signing of Indonesian surfing prodigy Oney Anwar to a new five-year contract. Born and raised in the remote jungle village of Lakey Peak, Sumbawa, Anwar (18) has been a Rip Curl team rider for over eight years. After winning nearly […]

Aussie tourist drowns in Bali

Aussie tourist drowns in Bali

Brett Vincent wanted to take a quick swim with a mate before a scheduled surfing lesson when he struck trouble at Legian Beach around 6.30am local time on February 25.