Thu, 08 Nov 2018 10:50
Lion Air plane hits lamp post in Bengkulu
As the investigation into last week’s crash of a Lion Air jet into the Java Sea is ongoing, another aircraft belonging to the low-cost carrier was involved in an accident, as its wing rammed into a lamp post on the apron of Fatmawati Airport in Bengkulu on Wednesday evening.
Tue, 06 Nov 2018 18:19
Smell of durian delays flight after passengers protest
A Sriwijaya Air flight bound for Jakarta from Bengkulu on Monday was reportedly delayed for an hour after passengers objected to the pungent aroma of durian in the passenger cabin.
Sun, 30 Sep 2018 01:00
Researchers find 160 orchid species in Bengkulu
A group of researchers from Bengkulu University's school of agriculture has found and documented 160 orchid species in the region.
Mon, 15 May 2017 12:28
Indonesians arrested over Sumatran tiger poaching
BENGKULU, Indonesia - Indonesian authorities have arrested two men on suspicion of poaching Sumatran tigers and seized a skin and bones taken from one of the rare animals, a national park official said Monday.