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Indonesian farmers befriend soil to protect harvests from climate stress
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Indonesian farmers befriend soil to protect harvests from climate stress

'El Nino did not affect those practicing conservation agriculture, but those who weren't suffered a lot.'

Forum updates Indonesian firms on Vietnam’s business climate
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Forum updates Indonesian firms on Vietnam’s business climate

Nhan dan - NDO/ VNA – A Vietnam-Indonesia forum on trade, business and investment promotion has been held in Surabaya city, the capital of Indonesia’s East Java province to update local firms on the

Indonesian capital votes in test for moderate values
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Indonesian capital votes in test for moderate values

Yahoo News JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Voting was underway in the election for governor of the Indonesian capital after a divisive campaign in which the monumental problems facing Jakarta took a

Q&A: What's at stake in Indonesian capital's heated election
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Q&A: What's at stake in Indonesian capital's heated election

Yahoo News JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Residents of Indonesia's capital vote Wednesday in an election for governor that has become a high-stakes tussle between conservative and moderate forces in the

Indonesian-bound boat capsizes off Sabah, 13 feared drowned
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Indonesian-bound boat capsizes off Sabah, 13 feared drowned

Yahoo News A boat ferrying around 15 people from Malaysia to Indonesia capsized in rough seas off the port of Tawau in Sabah province, Malaysia, with only two survivors found so far, said Malaysian

Philippine airstrikes kill suspected Indonesian militant
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Philippine airstrikes kill suspected Indonesian militant

Yahoo News MANILA, Philippines (AP) — A suspected Indonesian militant was killed and one of Southeast Asia's top terror suspects was seriously wounded as the Philippines launched airstrikes using

Indonesian anti-graft agency detains Constitutional Court judge
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Indonesian anti-graft agency detains Constitutional Court judge

Yahoo News Indonesia's anti-corruption agency has detained a Constitutional Court judge in connection with a graft investigation, the court's chief justice said on Thursday. Chief Justice Arief

US names Indonesian group as terrorist organization
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US names Indonesian group as terrorist organization

Yahoo News JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — The United States has designated an Indonesian radical network behind an attack in Jakarta as a terrorist group and announced sanctions on four militants in an

Trump's Indonesian business partner 'eyeing presidency'
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Trump's Indonesian business partner 'eyeing presidency'

Yahoo News Donald Trump's Indonesian business partner has revealed he may follow the example of the brash US billionaire and run for president, a report said Monday. Hary Tanoesoedibjo, who is

More than 20 killed, dozens injured after fire on Indonesian tourist boat
World

More than 20 killed, dozens injured after fire on Indonesian tourist boat

The cause of the fire was thought to be a short circuit on a power generator, according to local police.

Indonesian militants planned New Year's assault with machetes: police
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Indonesian militants planned New Year's assault with machetes: police

By Fransiska Nangoy JAKARTA (Reuters) - Indonesian militants supporting Islamic State planned to attack a police post on New Year's eve with machetes and knives, a police spokesman said on Monday.

Indonesian police fatally shoot 2 militants, arrest 2 others
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Indonesian police fatally shoot 2 militants, arrest 2 others

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Members of Indonesia's elite anti-terrorism squad fatally shot two suspected militants and arrested two others during a raid Sunday on the main island of Java.

Indonesian police kill two militants during raid on house in Java
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Indonesian police kill two militants during raid on house in Java

Indonesian police killed two suspected Islamist militants in a house in West Java on Sunday, a police spokesman said, marking the latest in a series of raids aimed at preventing planned attacks in

How an Indonesian onomatopoeia became a dance-music sample and a meme
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How an Indonesian onomatopoeia became a dance-music sample and a meme

The onomatopoeia was created by kids in Indonesia. At least a month after kids chanted the sound in Indonesia, it moved online, where it took hold in dance-music culture. Musicians like the Dutch duo

Indonesian police kill 3 suspects in gunfight after bomb found
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Indonesian police kill 3 suspects in gunfight after bomb found

Indonesian anti-terrorism police killed three suspects after a gunfight at a house south of the capital, Jakarta, where a bomb was found, a police spokesman said on Wednesday. The raid came soon

Ride-hailing firm Uber partners Indonesian taxi operator Express
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Ride-hailing firm Uber partners Indonesian taxi operator Express

By Eveline Danubrata JAKARTA (Reuters) - Uber Technologies [UBER.UL] and Indonesia's second-biggest taxi operator PT Express Transindo Utama Tbk announced on Monday a partnership on ride-sharing and

Indonesian air force loses 13 in crash, official says
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Indonesian air force loses 13 in crash, official says

A training exercise proved fatal for 13 people on board of the air force transport plane that crashed into a mountain.

Indonesian C-130 military plane crashes in Papua, killing 13
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Indonesian C-130 military plane crashes in Papua, killing 13

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — An Indonesian military Hercules C-130 transport plane crashed Sunday in the easternmost province of Papua, killing all 13 people on board.

Blasphemy trial of Indonesian capital's governor begins
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Blasphemy trial of Indonesian capital's governor begins

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — The minority Christian governor of the Indonesian capital, who is on trial for alleged blasphemy, sobbed in court on Tuesday as he recalled the role of Muslim godparents in

Indonesian police evacuate neighborhood after bomb found
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Indonesian police evacuate neighborhood after bomb found

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesian police say they have evacuated a neighborhood on the outskirts of the capital, Jakarta, after discovering a bomb in a raid on suspected militants.

'We will rebuild': Indonesian president tours quake zone
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'We will rebuild': Indonesian president tours quake zone

'We will rebuild this mosque as soon as possible.'

Vietnamese fans stone Indonesian team following narrow defeat
Politics

Vietnamese fans stone Indonesian team following narrow defeat

Two men were injured by the hail of stones thrown at the team's bus outside My Dinh Stadium.

AP PHOTOS: Indonesian towns reel from earthquake devastation
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AP PHOTOS: Indonesian towns reel from earthquake devastation

PIDIE JAYA, Indonesia (AP) — Damage from the earthquake that shook Indonesia's Aceh province on Wednesday is extensive in towns near the epicenter. A market was leveled, and other buildings reduced

Vietnamese fans allegedly stone Indonesian team following narrow defeat
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Vietnamese fans allegedly stone Indonesian team following narrow defeat

Two men were injured by the hail of stones thrown at the team's bus outside My Dinh Stadium.

At least 25 dead in Indonesian earthquake: officials
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At least 25 dead in Indonesian earthquake: officials

At least 25 people died and hundreds were injured after a strong earthquake struck off Aceh province on Indonesia's Sumatra island on Wednesday, local officials said. The shallow 6.5-magnitude quake