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Yesterday | Detroit News

Bill Clinton won't 'jump the gun' on wife's plans

Former U.S. President Bill Clinton, right, and former head of the Rehabilitation and Reconstruction Agency for Aceh Kuntoro Mangkusubroto wave at reporters during their visit to a tsunami evacuation facility in Banda Aceh, Indonesia, July 19, 2014.


Related Topix: Bill Clinton, History in the News, World News, Indonesia

Yesterday |

He risked his life for many, then fate struck

For more than a decade, the family of pilot Cameron Dalziel clearly understood the danger of his work - as he flew choppers in some of the world's disaster hot spots.


Related Topix: Tsunami, Asian Tsunami Disaster, Indonesia, World News,

Sat Jul 19, 2014

New York Daily News

Bill Clinton visits Indonesian city hit by 2004 tsunami

Former President Bill Clinton takes a question Saturday on a visit to a mosque in Banda Aceh, Indonesia, an area hit by the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami.


Related Topix: Bill Clinton, History in the News, World News, Indonesia, Tsunami, Asian Tsunami Disaster

Wed Jul 16, 2014

Wall Street Journal

5 Things to Know About Counting Votes in...

An election official writes the presidential election result for a sub-district in south Jakarta during the local tally on July 16 in preparation for national level tabulation.


Related Topix: World News, Indonesia, The General, Country, Opinion

Mon Jul 14, 2014


Indonesia outlaws shackling people with mental illnesses

Patients are locked in a room at a mental hospital in Banda Aceh December 12, 2012.


Related Topix: Southeast Asia, World News, Indonesia,

Sun Jul 13, 2014


FACTBOX - Communities that uprooted and relocated after disasters

Acehnese people sit near the ruins of a house damaged by the 2004 tsunami in Banda Aceh, Indonesia, on April 14, 2012.


Related Topix: World News, Indonesia, Tsunami, Asian Tsunami Disaster, Oceania, Micronesia, Valmeyer, IL

Fri Jul 11, 2014


How $50 billion can be found in fishing -- if the world does it better

Fisheries contribute more than $270 billion to global GDP, employing hundreds of millions of people around the world.


Related Topix: World News, Indonesia, Prince Charles

Wed Jul 09, 2014

Bangkok Post

Philippine airlines drops shark fin

The Philippines' largest airline Cebu Pacific said Wednesday it has ceased carrying shark fins, becoming the latest carrier to impose a ban as part of global conservation efforts.


Related Topix: Philippines, World News, Indonesia,

Thu Jun 26, 2014

Stars and Stripes

Navy: RIMPAC exercises may affect area garage door openers

The Indonesian navy landing platform dock ship KRI Banda Aceh transits to Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam in preparation for the ship's participation in the 2014 RIMPAC exercise.


Related Topix: World News, Indonesia

Tue Jun 24, 2014

The Irrawaddy Newsmagazine

A vendor of locally grown tobacco smokes a cigarette in a market in Banda Aceh

Tobacco companies on Tuesday largely ignored an Indonesian deadline to put graphic health warnings on all cigarette packs, another setback for anti-smoking efforts in a country that's home to the world's highest rate of male smokers and a wild, wild west of advertising.


Related Topix: Southeast Asia, World News, Indonesia, Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono