An angry ojek (motorcycle taxi) driver in Kuta brutally attacked an 18-year-old Australian tourist on Saturday night, July 16, 2016.
The Bali Meteorology, Climate and Geophysics Agency (BMKG-Bali) has issued an “emergency warning“ that high waves washing over the popular beachside area of Kuta and onto the adjoining Jalan Pantai Kuta can be expected to continue until around June 10, 2016, quoted from Bali Discovery.
The first leg of the three-part Billabong Grommet Attack 2016 series took place on Sunday, 29 May 2016, at Kuta’s infamous Halfway Beach. Originally slated to take place at Seminyak, however contest organizers decided on a late venue change to ensure surfers the best possible conditions for competition. Raju Sena and Taina Izquerdo took the […]
The annual Billabong Grommet Attack series is back for its 2016 installment, with the first leg (pending on wave conditions) set to take place this 29 May at Seminyak Beach; and the second and last scheduled for 17 July and 28 August at Padma Beach and Kuta Beach respectively.
High crime rates in the Kuta area of Bali is prompting local lawmakers to push for the installation of more CCTV surveillance cameras.
The chief of the police precinct in Bali’s popular Kuta area is being investigated over alleged extortion of an Australian tourist, after the latter reported him to the Australian consulate general in Denpasar.
The third and final event of the Billabong Grommet Attack 2015 Series finished up on Sunday, 19 July 2015, at Halfway, Kuta Beach, in an exciting showcase of Bali’s best up-and-coming junior surfers.
Despite liberalization in Bali of nationwide rules limiting the sales of beer at min-marts and convenience stores, many shops in the Kuta and Legian area of Bali are surreptitiously selling beer in violation of a ban issued by the Department of Trade.
The traditional village of Kuta has responded to continuing troubles and strife surrounding the Sky Garden Discotheque by petitioning the Regency of Badung to close the doors on the popular nightspot,
CCTV footage from a restaurant at Beachwalk in Kuta has captured two foreigners stealing a bag from an Indonesian man having a meal.