Holidays in Hell: Bali's Ongoing Woes
Bali, Asia's fabled island destination, has a growing list of intractableproblems: crime, water shortages, blackouts, uncollected trash, and traffic so bad that parts of the islandresemble Indonesia's gridlocked capital Jakarta. Welcome to paradise!
Sun, 03 Apr 2011 20:15:00 -0700
Bali vows to tackle waste problem
Indonesia's holiday island of Bali vowed on Thursday to tackle its worsening garbage and pollution problems, following a damning magazine article.
Thu, 07 Apr 2011 09:01:35 -0700
Australian man's Bali jail sentence cut
An Australian man sentenced to seven years in a Bali prison on drugs charges has been granted a dramatic cut to his prison term.
Thu, 28 Apr 2011 04:05:17 -0700
Pregnant Filipino nabbed at Bali airport
MANILA, Philippines -- A pregnant Filipino was arrested at the Bali International Airport in Indonesia on suspicion that she is part of an international drug trafficking syndicate.Maria Cecilia Lopez was arrested by a customs officer at the Ngurah Rai (Bali) International Airport customs officer, after she was caught swallowing 41 capsules containing 324.87 grams of methamphetamine with ...
Tue, 19 Apr 2011 04:05:57 -0700
Caterpillars swarm Indonesia's Bali
Swarms of caterpillars which can cause skin rashes have invaded the Indonesian holiday island of Bali, an official said Wednesday, but tourist areas have not been affected so far.
Wed, 13 Apr 2011 09:09:23 -0700
French pair seized by Pakistan police on Bali trail
Two Frenchmen arrested in Pakistan for suspected ties to Al-Qaeda-linked militants were seized by police hunting an alleged mastermind of the 2002 Bali bombings, officials told AFP Friday.
Fri, 15 Apr 2011 09:12:30 -0700