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Indonesia raises Bali volcano alert for the second time

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Indonesia raises Bali volcano alert for the second time


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Ginting wins all-Indonesian men's final

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Ginting wins all-Indonesian men's final


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Tiger Species Thought Extinct Is Possibly Spotted in Indonesia

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Tiger Species Thought Extinct Is Possibly Spotted in Indonesia


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Book commemorates 50 years of Indonesia-Singapore ties

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Book commemorates 50 years of Indonesia-Singapore ties


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In Interview, Top Indonesian Muslim Scholar Says Stop Pretending That Orthodox Islam and Violence Aren't Linked

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In Interview, Top Indonesian Muslim Scholar Says Stop Pretending That Orthodox Islam and Violence Aren't Linked


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'Hijabs beautiful' Indonesians tell NY fashion week

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Politics & Government

  • Indonesian foreign minister Retno Marsudi to meet Aung San Suu Kyi in Myanmar
    Indonesian foreign minister Retno Marsudi to meet Aung San Suu Kyi in Myanmar

    , channelnewsasia.com

    JAKARTA: Indonesian Foreign Minister Retno Marsudi is headed to Myanmar, where she will meet State Counselor and Foreign Minister Aung San Suu Kyi on Monday (Sep 4). Retno will leave Jakarta on Sunday evening for her one-day visit, Indonesia's Ministry of Foreign Affairs said in a media release. In addition to meeting Suu Kyi, Retno is also scheduled to meet the Commander in Chief of Defence Services, Senior General U Min Aung Hlaing, Minister at President's Office U Kyaw Tint Swe and National Security Adviser U Thaung Tun
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Business

  • Australia-Indonesia free trade talks going round in circles
    Australia-Indonesia free trade talks going round in circles

    , smh.com.au

    Jakarta: The latest press conference on free trade deal negotiations between Australia and Indonesia felt a lot like Groundhog Day. Australian Trade Minister Steven Ciobo and Indonesian Trade Minister Enggartiasto Lukita proudly told the assembled media that Indonesia will reduce tariffs on imported Australian raw sugar and Australia will eliminate import duties on Indonesian herbicides and pesticides. Only problem is that's what the two nation's leaders had pledged to do way back in February
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Society & Culture

  • Indonesian folklore fantasy a visual treat
    Indonesian folklore fantasy a visual treat

    , nzherald.co.nz

    Based on Indonesian legends, this dreamy fantasy unfolds without any spoken dialogue. The daughter of a shaman escapes her mother's clutches by hiding deep in the forest with her lover. "Indonesian myths are updated via the magic of wide screen digital in director/co-writer Ismail Basbeth's quietly beguiling debut Another Trip to the Moon., wrote Neil Young in the Hollywood Reporter. "Accessibly exotic in its initial evocations of a timeless idyll, the picture throws a couple of bold narrative curve-balls as it builds towards a satisfying, enigmatic finale
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Religion & Spirituality

  • The Latest: Indonesian Muslims protest Rohingya plight
    The Latest: Indonesian Muslims protest Rohingya plight

    , siouxcityjournal.com

    SHAH PORIR DWIP, Bangladesh (AP) — The Latest on violence in Myanmar's Rakhine state and the resulting flood of ethnic Rohingya refugees into neighboring Bangladesh (all times local): Several hundred Muslim women are demonstrating outside Myanmar's embassy in Indonesia to protest the persecution of Myanmar's Rohingya Muslim minority. Dozens of armed police are guarding the embassy in Jakarta, which is cordoned behind barbed wire, after a Molotov cocktail was thrown at it on Sunday
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Travel & Recreation

  • Tiger Species Thought Extinct Is Possibly Spotted in Indonesia
    Tiger Species Thought Extinct Is Possibly Spotted in Indonesia

    , nytimes.com

    Photo JAKARTA, Indonesia — Park rangers in Indonesia may have spotted an animal thought to live only in folklore and history books: a Javan tiger, declared extinct more than 40 years ago. Rangers at Ujung Kulon National Park in West Java last month photographed a big cat unlike any previously seen in the preserve. The pictures, released this week, set off a flurry of speculation that one of Indonesia’s legendary species was still alive, and offered a rare bit of positive environmental news to a country in which natural places are being destroyed at an alarming rate
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    Tags: Wildlife |  Wild cats |  Big cats |  Tigers | 
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Life & Style

  • Erra Fazira congratulates ex-husband on marriage to Indonesian star
    Erra Fazira congratulates ex-husband on marriage to Indonesian star

    , nst.com.my

    KUALA LUMPUR: Actress and singer Erra Fazira today congratulated her ex-husband Engku Emran Engku Zainal Abidin and his wife, Indonesian actress Laudya Cynthia Bella on their marriage. May their love and happiness be forever, and may it strengthen brotherly bonds between Malaysia and Indonesia. Peace and harmony between us always." She also congratulated her daughter Engku Aleesya on the "new addition" to her family
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