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Dozens of Women Surfing Kuta Beach While Wearing Traditional Balinese Clothing

Dozens of both expat and local women were partaking in a surf event called ‘Kartini Go Surf’ on Kuta Beach on Friday morning (16/4). This event was initiated as a tribute to Raden Ajeng Kartini, an Indonesian woman who contributed to fighting for gender equality in Indonesian history before celebrating the Kartini Day on Wednesday …

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Police Seize Airsoft Gun From Swedish Man Who Assaulted Local Woman In Bali

A 44-year-old man named David from Sweden has been arrested by the South Denpasar Police on Friday (16/4). The Head of the South Denpasar Criminal Investigation Bureau, AKP Hadimastika confirmed that the suspect was arrested at a villa called Tirta Dewata Villa on Jalan Sekuta Gang Suka Number 29, Sanur Denpasar on Friday. “The suspect …

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Elderly Man Takes His Own Life After Allegedly Being Depressed For Getting Covid

A senior citizen named I Made Warna (Aged 80) has decided to end his life by jumping into a well 17 meters in depth after allegedly being depressed from contracting covid. The Head of the Badung Public Relations Police Officer, Iptu Ketut Gede Oka Bawa confirmed that Warna has died after committing suicide by jumping …

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Australian National Found Dead In Sanur Hotel

A 72-year-old woman named Gooley Diane from Australia died in a hotel room located in Sanur, Denpasar on Friday (16/4). The Head of the Denpasar Public Relation Officer, Iptu I Ketut Sukadi confirmed that Diane died on Friday morning around 9:30am. “According to information from a witness, the Australian national passed away in her room …

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Bali Travel Agency Continues Preparation To Reopen Border

Bali Travel Agency has decided to continue the preparation stages of reopening the travel bubble amid the surging Covid-19 cases in hopes to prevent people from starvation. The Head of the Bali Travel Agency, I Putu Astawa said that despite the surge of Covid-19 cases in most of Bali’s regions such as Tabanan, Badung, Denpasar, …

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Two Teens Arrested After Breaking Into Several Shops In Bali

A 14-year-old with initials (IPAS) and a 15-year-old with initials (KSP) have been arrested by The Badung Police Office after breaking into several shops and schools. The Head of the Badung Public Relations Police Officer, Iptu Oka Bawa confirmed that the investigation began when the officers received two reports which said that their properties were …

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Local Man Crushed By Car While Trying To Save Dog

A 29-year-old man named Hendra from Melawi, West Borneo has died from injuries he sustained while trying to evacuate a dog that was stuck under his car. The Head of the Denpasar Public Relations Police Officer, Iptu Ketut Sukadi confirmed that the incident occurred on Thursday afternoon (15/4) around 3:00pm on Jalan Tukad Badung XD …

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4 Bali Regions Are Still Considered As Red Zone Areas

The National Covid-19 Handling Task Force has announced that four regions in Bali are still considered as red zone areas due to a high transmission of Covid-19. The Head of Military 163/Wira Satya, Brigadier General Husein Sagaf confirmed that Covid-19 transmissions in four regions in Bali such as Badung, Denpasar, Buleleng and Gianyar are still …

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German National Found Dead In Bali Villa

A 57-year-old man named Markus Sidaghati from Germany has been found lifeless in a villa on Jalan Villa Bottle Number 68 Belalang Village, Kediri Tabanan. The Head of the Tabanan Public Relations Police Officer, Iptu I Nyoman Subagia confirmed that Markus was found dead in a place that he was staying on Tuesday evening (13/4). …

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Bali Village Officials Shut Down Spa Operations After Recent Incident

Seminyak Village Officials have forced Coconut Spa to stop their operations after the owner, Ni Ketut Darmini filed a report to the police for getting assaulted by an expat a few weeks ago. As The Bali Sun previously reported, Darmini filed a report to the police department after getting assaulted by an expat when she …

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Bali Officials Will Inspect Schools Before In-Person Learning Resumes

Bali Officials have confirmed that many schools in Denpasar have been eager to register themselves for an inspection before resuming in-person learning in the near future. The Head of the Denpasar Education Agency, AA Gede Wiratama said that sixteen schools in Denpasar have registered themselves to the Denpasar Education Youth and Sports Agency for a …

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Bali Hotels Expected To Fall Into Deeper Crisis Due To The Upcoming Travel Restrictions

The tourism sector in Bali is expected to fall into a deeper financial crisis due to the travel restrictions that will be in place during the upcoming holiday season. As The Bali Sun previously reported the central government has decided to ban all domestic travelers from both arriving and departing Bali during the Eid Al-Fitr …

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