Indonesian firm allegedly washed and resold used Covid-19 nasal swab test kits

A pharmaceutical company in Indonesia was allegedly washing and reselling used Covid-19 nasal swab test kits. Police said over 9,000 passengers at an airport in Medan may have been tested with the reused swab sticks. State-owned company Kimia Farma is now reportedly facing a potential lawsuit launched on behalf of the travellers. Covid nasal swab […]


Coffin maker becomes millionaire after meteorite worth $1.86 million crashes through his roof

An Indonesian coffin maker became an instant millionaire when a meteorite worth USD$ 1.86 million crashed through the roof of his house. Josua Hutagalung, 33, was working on a coffin next to his house when the space rock smashed through the veranda at the edge of his living room in Kolang, North Sumatra. The single […]