Post Tagged with: "Indonesia"

Cyclone kills 19 on Indonesian island of Java

November 29, 2017 2:17 am
Cyclone kills 19 on Indonesian island of Java

Villagers walk in flood waters after heavy rain hit Hadiwarno Village in Pacitan, Indonesia, on November 28, 2017. (Photo by Reuters) A tropical cyclone killed 19 people on the Indonesian island of Java, officials said on Wednesday, with most of the victims caught under a landslide. Landslides claimed 15 lives […]

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Indonesia reopens Bali airport amid volcanic eruption

2:09 am
Indonesia reopens Bali airport amid volcanic eruption

Bali airport reopened on Wednesday, Indonesian authorities said, two days after a volcanic eruption spread ash across the holiday island and forced its airport to close, stranding tourists and spurring evacuation efforts. “Bali’s international airport started operating normally,” air traffic control provider AirNav said in a statement, adding that operations […]

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Indonesia to roll out 1,000 ‘eco-mosques’ by 2020

November 17, 2017 11:16 pm
Indonesia to roll out 1,000 ‘eco-mosques’ by 2020

Indonesian Muslims gather in the Baiturrahman mosque in Banda Aceh, Aceh Province, in Indonesia, June 19, 2017. (Photo by AFP) Worshippers in Indonesia, the world’s largest Muslim-majority country, are set to go green with a new initiative that aims to establish 1,000 eco-mosques by 2020. Launched this week by Indonesian […]

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Thousands of people hold anti-communism protest in Indonesia

September 29, 2017 3:22 am
Thousands of people hold anti-communism protest in Indonesia

Indonesian Muslims carry flags and banners while marching toward the parliament to mark the 52nd anniversary of the murder of six army generals and a young lieutenant by rebel armed forces in Jakarta, September 29, 2017. (Photo by AFP) Thousands of people have staged a protest rally in Indonesia’s capital […]

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Russia, Indonesia vow to fight Daesh ideology

August 9, 2017 10:30 pm
Russia, Indonesia vow to fight Daesh ideology

Indonesian Foreign Minister Retno Marsudi (R) talks with her Russian counterpart Sergey Lavrov (L) after their meeting in Jakarta on August 9, 2017. (Photo by AFP) Indonesia and Russia pledged Wednesday to strengthen cooperation in cyber-security and counter-terrorism as concern grows about the spread of radicalism in Southeast Asia. Russian […]

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Takfiri Daesh terrorist group’s propaganda children books found in Indonesia: Police

June 26, 2017 10:30 pm
Takfiri Daesh terrorist group’s propaganda children books found in Indonesia: Police

A frame grab shows a youngster purportedly carrying out an execution for the Daesh Takfiri terrorist group. Indonesian police say security forces have discovered hundreds of children books, loaded with the Takfiri Daesh terrorist group’s propaganda, rekindling concerns about the terror organization’s attempts to spread its tentacles among minors to […]

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Muslims celebrate Eid al-Fitr which marks the end of the holy fasting month of Ramadan in several countries

June 25, 2017 3:04 pm
Muslims celebrate Eid al-Fitr which marks the end of the holy fasting month of Ramadan in several countries

Muslims attend the Eid al-Fitr prayers to mark the end of the holy fasting month of Ramadan at a public park, outside el-Seddik Mosque in Cairo, Egypt, June 25, 2017. (Photo by Reuters) Muslims in a number of countries are celebrating  Eid al-Fitr, which marks the end of the holy […]

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