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Jakarta election: Radical Islam tested 'if Ahok wins'

person Orange Themes access_time Apr 19,2017

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

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

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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Forum updates Indonesian firms on Vietnam’s business climate

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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 business climate in Vietnam....

6.4 magnitude earthquake strikes Bali, no tsunami threat: Indonesian ...

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earthquake 6.4 magnitude earthquake strikes Bali, no tsunami threat: Indonesian ... SINGAPORE — A 6.4 magnitude earthquake struck the Indonesian island of Bali at about 6.10am (7.10am, Singapore time) on Wednesday (March 22), according to the...

Indonesian capital votes in test for moderate values

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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 backseat to religious intolerance and racial bigotry....

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

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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 world's most populous Muslim nation. Religion and...

Indonesian-bound boat capsizes off Sabah, 13 feared drowned

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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 maritime authorities. The two survivors, a husband...

Philippine airstrikes kill suspected Indonesian militant

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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 South Korean-made fighter jets for the first time in...

Indonesian anti-graft agency detains Constitutional Court judge

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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 Hidayat said the judge, Patrialis Akbar, would be...

US names Indonesian group as terrorist organization

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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 effort to disrupt Islamic State group operations and...

Trump's Indonesian business partner 'eyeing presidency'

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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 building two Trump Organization projects, told the...

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

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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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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. The plot was broken up after police arrested two of...

Indonesian police fatally shoot 2 militants, arrest 2 others

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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 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 the Muslim-majority nation. Two men had been...

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

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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 Firebeatz and Dillon Francis went further,...

Indonesian police kill 3 suspects in gunfight after bomb found

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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 after Indonesian police had said they were...

Ride-hailing firm Uber partners Indonesian taxi operator Express

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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 vehicle financing. The deal will give Uber, which...

Indonesian air force loses 13 in crash, official says

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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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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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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 his childhood and said he would never...

Indonesian police evacuate neighborhood after bomb found

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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

access_timeDec 10,2016 chat_bubble_outline57

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Vietnamese fans stone Indonesian team following narrow defeat

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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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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 to chunks of cement and twisted rebar....

Vietnamese fans allegedly stone Indonesian team following narrow defeat

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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

access_timeDec 07,2016 chat_bubble_outline43

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 struck Pidie Jaya district at dawn, as some in the...

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