An Indonesian Ethnicity Recognizes Five Genders [Video]

An Indonesian Ethnicity Recognizes Five Genders [Video]

Indonesia is the world’s fourth-largest democracy and currently has no anti-LGBT policy. Moreover, an ethnic group in the country provides interesting examples of gender diversity and recognizes multiple genders options. Indonesians can even select “transgender” (waria) on their identity card and the language of the Bugis, an ethnic group in South Sulawesi, Indonesia, offers five […]

UAE Airlines Turbulence Injures Passengers

UAE Airlines Turbulence Injures Passengers

United Arab Emirates (UAE) Airlines, which is a subsidiary of Etihad Airways, experienced turbulence leaving more than 30 passengers injured. The mishap, according to BBC News, occurred on Wednesday, May 4, 2016, about 45 minutes away from Jakarta, Indonesia. The turbulence affected an Airbus A330-200 that was on its way from Abu Dhabi to Indonesia. The […]

3 Earthquakes Hit Indonesia as It Awaits Possible Typhoon

3 Earthquakes Hit Indonesia as It Awaits Possible Typhoon

On Oct. 14, 2015, 2:47 UTC, three earthquakes drove through Indonesia. One was a magnitude 4.9 and the other two were both 5.0. They drove as deep as 100 km at the hypocenter. The quakes approximated in the Halmahera area of Indonesia. There have not been any reports at this time of damages or injuries. Around the same […]

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