Up to a dozen school leavers have been caught on camera in a wild brawl in the streets of Bali.
The international airport on the Indonesian island of Bali is closed for a third day due to an erupting volcano. Indonesian authorities to close Bali’s airport for a third day on Wednesday (Nov 29), as a threatened eruption stranded tourists and forced mass evacuations.
Some of travellers have been transferred from Bali Ngurah Rai Airport to Mengwi Terminal and Padang Bay Port to transfer their departure from Blimbing Sari Airport, Banyuwangi, Juanda, Surabaya or Lombok Praya, West Nusa Tenggara.
To prevent visa overstay or if you wish to exit the country using alternative airports, the Indonesian immigration service is also standing by at the Airline Command Post on the 2nd Floor, International Terminal of the Ngurah Rai International Airport to provide further assistance.
Imminent plans to commence work on an extension of the apron area at Bali’s Ngurah Rai International Airport is meeting with some unexpected opposition from residents of the traditional village community of Tuban that surrounds the air gateway, Bali Discovery reported.
One of Bali’s more elusive gems looks set to become the victim of a land reclamation and Marina project.
Anthony Lambert has been sentenced to five years in a Bali prison for drug possession. He was found guilty of bringing marijuana into Indonesia from Malaysia.
A rumbling volcano on Indonesia’s holiday island of Bali spewed ash and towering clouds of smoke Tuesday (Nov 21), heightening fears it may erupt for the first time in more than 50 years.
Yosep Yulias Diaz, a Bali-based activist working in an organization to stop Human Trafficking (TPPO) who laments that Bali has become a transit point and a destination for human trafficking, as quoted by Bali Discovery.
So is Bali over? “Yes, if you compare it to what it used to be,” is — at the very least — what many residents agree on. Indeed, paradises have no future: they are just fragile perfections in an imperfect world. And if you define them as the receptacles of a frozen past, they can only be victims of modernization. Bali, among other “paradises,” seems ill-equipped to resist the 21st century’s mutations.
An Australian tourist, Thomas William Harman (31), was found guilty of shoplifting from a shop in the departure lounge of Bali’s Ngurah Rai International Airport and sentenced to 3 months and 15 days in jail, Bali Discovery reported.