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  1. CIMB Niaga Indonesian MastersRead the original story

    40 min ago | ISeeekGolf

    Jakarta, April 21: Former world number Lee Westwood of England is ready to renew his affinity with the US$750,000 CIMB Indonesian Masters presented by Enjoy Jakarta Golf when it tees off on Thursday. Regarded as Indonesia's premier golf tournament, the CIMB Niaga Indonesian Masters welcomed Westwood into its distinguished roll of honour twice in 2011 and 2012.

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  2. Westwood chases 3rd Indonesian MastersRead the original story

    40 min ago | ISeeekGolf

    Jakarta, April 21: Former world number Lee Westwood of England is ready to renew his affinity with the US$750,000 CIMB Indonesian Masters presented by Enjoy Jakarta Golf when it tees off on Thursday. Regarded as Indonesia's premier golf tournament, the CIMB Niaga Indonesian Masters welcomed Westwood into its distinguished roll of honour twice in 2011 and 2012.

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  3. Keep the Bandung spirit aliveRead the original story w/Photo

    54 min ago | The Japan Times

    Leaders of more than 70 countries, including Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and Chinese President Xi Jinping, gather in Jakarta on Wednesday and Thursday this week to commemorate the 60th anniversary of the Bandung Conference, the first meeting of leaders of Asian and African countries that won independence after World War II, liberating themselves from Western colonialism. The spirit of the 10-point declaration adopted by the leaders who met in the highland city in Java in 1955 is still relevant today.

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  4. A forest worker fells palm trees on an illegal palm oil plantation in Aceh Province, Indonesia.Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | News 88.9 KNPR

    Palm oil is in everything, from pizza dough and chocolate to laundry detergent and lipstick. Non-governmental organizations blame it for contributing to assorted evils, from global warming to human rights abuses.

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  5. StanChart has no intention to sell $660 million stake in Indonesian bankRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | West Australian

    Standard Chartered's abrupt move to shut its global equities business in January could be a prelude to the lender selling off stakes in a number of Asian banks as it looked to boost capital, people familiar with the lender's thinking had previously said. "We do not have the intention of disposal at this stage," Lim Cheng Teck, CEO for ASEAN at Standard Chartered, told Reuters on the sidelines of the World Economic Forum in Jakarta.

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  6. Palm Oil Plantations Are Blamed For Many Evils. But Change Is ComingRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KWBU-TV Waco

    Palm oil is in everything, from pizza dough and chocolate to laundry detergent and lipstick. Non-governmental organizations blame it for contributing to assorted evils, from global warming to human rights abuses.

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  7. Bali Nine executions 'must be civilised'Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Yahoo!

    Indonesia's president has warned it "is only a matter of time" until Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran are executed. Jakarta has postponed the executions of the two Australians and eight other drug offenders for this week, while it hosts foreign dignitaries for the Asian African Conference.

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  8. Asian-African partnership entering new, exciting phase: Indonesian business leaderRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    The Asian-African partnership is entering a new and exciting phase in the last decade, Suryo Bambang Sulitso, chairman of Indonesia's Chamber of Commerce and Industry , said here Tuesday. "There is an exceptional growth taking place in both continents, "Sulitso told the one-day Asian-African Business Summit .

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  9. Asian, African representatives call for awareness on protecting oceansRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    Delegates attending events of the 60th Commemoration of Asian-African Conference held a forum here Tuesday on sustainable development of maritime resources and protection of ocean environment. Chairing the forum, Indonesia's Coordinating Minister for Maritime Affairs Indroyono Soesilo said seas and oceans of the planet are unfortunately being subjected to countless illegal activities.

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  10. UPDATE 1-StanChart has no intention to sell $660 mln stake in Indonesian bankRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Reuters

    Standard Chartered PLC has no intention to sell its 45 percent stake in Indonesia's Bank Permata Tbk, the British lender's Southeast Asia head said on Tuesday. Standard Chartered's abrupt move to shut its global equities business in January could be a prelude to the lender selling off stakes in a number of Asian banks as it looked to boost capital, people familiar with the lender's thinking had previously said.

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  11. 'Only a matter of time' until Bali 9 pair are executed by firing...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Terrifying moment Pittsburgh Pirates fan is knocked unconscious by a foul ball: Game stopped as woman is rushed to hospital on a stretcher after being hit as she walked behind the home plate BREAKING NEWS: Body in suitcase teen gets TEN years for 'sadistic' murder of her mother as boyfriend is handed maximum 18 behind bars in Bali Police find body of ESPN writer's student son two months after his car was found abandoned on shore of Lake Ontario 'Her brain damage is irreversible': Cissy Houston rubbishes Bobby Brown's claims Bobbi Kristina is awake and says she is completely unresponsive Revealed: The Alabama student who tricked her parents and fled to Syria to become an ISIS bride.

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  12. Most Common Cell Phone ScamsRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Mortgage News Daily

    Jakarta, Indonesia- The country has a lot of telecommunication networks scattered all over the archipelago. One of the most leading telekom is XL Axiata in Jakarta, a subsidiary of Axis Capital Group.

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  13. South Korea fumes as Abe sends offering to Yasukuni shrine ahead of Xi meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | South China Morning Post

    In the first half of the 20th century, Japan invaded and occupied large areas of Asia, and the scars of Japan's wartime atrocities in Asia are still obvious in China and the Korean peninsula as the region prepares to mark the 70th anniversary of the end of the second world war. Although the nations have solid trade and tourism ties with their former colonial aggressor, diplomatic relations remain poor, soured by territorial disputes and rising nationalism.

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  14. JAKARTA: Opposition rises to challenge SBY's hegemonyRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Asia News Network

    Politicians from Indonesia's Democratic Party have publicly challenged the party's "authoritarian" leadership ahead of a national congress next month that is expected to reappointing former president Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono as party chairman for the next five years. Party members Basuki, Dendy Kukuh Santoso and Dadik Risdaryanto, who were "arbitrarily" dismissed from the leadership of the party's branches in, respectively, Nganjuk, Pasuruan and Surabaya in East Java, have reacted angrily to their dismissals, which they claimed to have been told about by a third party.

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  15. Asian, African FMs highlight fight against terrorismRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    Foreign ministers from Asian and African countries have vowed to combat terrorism and drug trafficking ahead of the commemoration of the 60th anniversary of the Asian-African Conference. "The ministers see the importance of peace and stability and the need to strengthen and combat transnational crime including terrorism and drug trafficking," said Retno Marsudi, foreign minister of the host nation Indonesia, on Monday.

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  16. SE Asia Stocks-Most up on Chinese stimulus; Jakarta rises from over 3-mo lowRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Reuters

    Most Southeast Asian stock markets gained on Tuesday as China's stimulus to prop up its faltering economy boosted risky assets with Indonesian stocks recovering from a more-than-three-week closing low hit in the previous session. The Jakarta Composite Index was up 0.5 percent by midday from its lowest close since March 27 hit in the previous session, while Malaysia gained 0.4 percent to touch a near-six-month high.

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  17. Return of the Lizard KingRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Al Jazeera

    The illegal trade in wildlife is thought to be worth at least $19bn a year, a sum rivalled only by the black markets in drugs, counterfeit goods and people. But while drugs and people smuggling are seen as profitable but extremely risky, the wildlife trade has become increasingly attractive to criminal networks because it is not only lucrative but the risks are far lower.

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  18. Swaraj Embarks on Five-Day Visit to IndonesiaRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Outlook

    External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj today embarked on a five-day visit to Indonesia to attend the 60th commemoration of the historical 1955 Asian-African Conference, which became the stepping stone for setting up the Non-Aligned Movement during cold war-era. She will also attend the 10th anniversary celebrations of the New Asian-African Strategic Partnership.

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  19. Indonesian president, Palestinian PM hold bilateral talksRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    Indonesian President Joko Widodo on Tuesday met with Palestinian Prime Minister Rami Hamdallah on the sidelines of the Asian African Business Summit held here, discussing ways to support Palestine in attaining full independence. Speaking to the press conference after the meeting, President Widodo said that further meetings to discuss concrete moves to push forward the independence of Palestine would be conducted at the Asian African Summit 2015.

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  20. Iran proceeds with nuclear talks seriously - president RouhaniRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Trend

    Baku, Azerbaijan, Apr.21 By Fatih Karimov Trend: Iranian President Hassan Rouhani says the country is proceeding with the nuclear talks seriously. He added that talks with the P5+1 group on the country's nuclear program are progressing, Iran's IRNA news agency reported on April 21. He reiterated that an agreement would be beneficial to all.

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