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Jakarta election: Radical Islam tested 'if Ahok wins'

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Jakarta election Jakarta election: Radical Islam tested 'if Ahok wins' If Basuki 'Ahok' Tjahaja Purnama wins Jakarta's election for Governor, pluralism in Indonesia is here to stay, according to Dina Afrianty from the Australian Catholic

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Singapore's first Pikachu parade to be hosted at Changi Airport on Nov 18

person Orange Themes access_time Nov 18,2016

Singapore's first Pikachu parade to be hosted at Changi Airport on Nov 18 SINGAPORE - Pikachu and other Pokemon will be taking a trip to Changi Airport on Friday (Nov 18), when the airport hosts Singapore's first Pikachu parade. "Changi Airport will

Image : Wheels of school bus carrying dozens of kids nearly flew off on DVP: police

Wheels of school bus carrying dozens of kids nearly flew off on DVP: police

person Orange Themes access_time Apr 27,2017

Cp24 News Wheels of school bus carrying dozens of kids nearly flew off on DVP: police "To my knowledge, the matter is still under investigation and no charges have been laid as of yet," he told CP24 on Thursday. "It will depend on what the

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Thailand’s Siam Cement eyes Vietnam

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Thailand’s Siam Cement eyes Vietnam
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Malaysia arrests second woman in suspected assassination of North Korean leader's half-brother

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