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  1. Google Street View Takes You To Gombe National Park, Home Of Jane Goodall's ChimpanzeesRead the original story w/Photo

    38 min ago | Switched

    In 1960, when famed primatologist Jane Goodall first stepped foot into what is now Gombe National Park in Tanzania, she was immediately awed by the wonder and beauty of the place. "I found myself thinking, 'This is where I belong,'" Goodall said .

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  2. JAKARTA: Indonesia key investment hub for JapanRead the original story

    52 min ago | Asia News Network

    Workers assemble a Mobilio, Honda's low-end multipurpose van, 86 per cent of which is sourced from locally made components, at PT Honda Prospect Motor's plant in Karawang, West Java, on Tuesday. Indonesia has become an increasingly important investment hub for foreign companies, especially from Japan, although various issues in the fields of bureaucracy, legal uncertainty and corruption remain a major concern, an international investment consultancy has said.

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  3. Indonesia to grant Diwali holiday to IndiansRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    The Jakarta administration will grant a one-day holiday to all Indian nationals and Indonesians of Indian descent Wednesday so that they can celebrate Deepavali or the festival of lights. In a statement, the administration explained that it had met with a representative of the Indian community in order to secure the day-off for those observing the holiday, the Jakarta Post reported.

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  4. Melia Hotels Signs Hotels in Qatar and IndonesiaRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Hotel News Resource

    During his tour of several countries in the Middle East and Asia Pacific, the Vice Chairman of the leading Spanish hotel company today announced the signing of two luxury hotels in major destinations: Qatar and Indonesia. The future Melia Doha, whose opening is scheduled for the first quarter of 2015, and the Gran Melia Bintan, which will open in 2017.

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  5. Police name Aust man dead in BaliRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Age

    An Australian man found with his throat slashed, wrapped in plastic and dumped in a Bali rice field, has been named by police. Detective Wisnu Wardana says his body was found about 8am local time on Tuesday and was already in a state of decay.

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  6. Barnett faces internal pressure to keep Indonesia trade officeRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | ABC News

    Premier Colin Barnett is under increasing pressure from within his own ranks to keep WA's trade office in Indonesia open. A high level delegation, including Liberal MPs, will head to Indonesia in November on a fact finding mission in a bid to convince the State Government to reverse a decision to shut the office at the end of the year.

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  7. US Secretary of State seeks Asian assistance in fighting Islamic StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Big News Network.com

    Our eNewspaper network was founded in 2002 to provide stand-alone digital news sites tailored for the most searched-for locations for news. With a traditional newspaper format, more than 100 sites were established each with a newspaper-type name to cover the highest-ranked regions, countries, cities and states.

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  8. Daily Press Briefing: October 20, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | State Department

    MS. HARF: I have a couple items at the top, and then I will be happy to open it up for all of your questions. A trip update for the Secretary: Today he is in Jakarta, Indonesia for the inauguration of its seventh president.

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  9. Sophie Paris Prepare Hundreds of Boutiques to Meet the Needs of 2.8 Million MembersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Great Reporter

    Maison de Sophie is designed to provide convenience to consumers and members of Sophie Paris in shopping and doing other inspiring activities such as training in fashion and beauty, as well as home living product demo. Maison de Sophie will also be the standard Sophie Paris boutiques throughout Indonesia and other countries in which Sophie Paris is located including Vietnam, the Philippines, Morocco, and Malaysia.

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  10. Surreal And Stunning Visions From The Largest Salt Flat In The WorldRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Switched

    The Salar de Uyuni, located in Bolivia, is the largest salt flat in the world. Measuring in at over 4,000 square miles, the Salar was once part of a prehistoric salt lake that covered much of Southwestern Bolivia.

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  11. Malaysia's PM meets new Indonesian President in sign of strengthening tiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Channelnewsasia.com

    Kuala Lumpur and Jakarta have resolved to strengthen ties with Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak attending new Indonesian President Joko Widodo's inauguration on Monday . Indonesian President Joko Widodo with Malaysia Prime Minister Najib Razak prior to a meeting at the presidential palace in Jakarta. 2 comments

  12. Sunday, New Business Opportunity from Sophie ParisRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Great Reporter

    Starting August 11, 2014, Sophie Paris's members can earn new business opportunities with the presence of Sunday. Sunday provides the most comprehensive home living products and needs; ranging from electronics, kitchen equipment, office equipment to nutritional health with best quality products and most importantly, guaranteed.

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  13. Joko Widodo sworn in as Indonesian presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Korea Herald

    Joko Widodo, Indonesia's first leader without deep roots in the era of dictator Suharto, was sworn in as president Monday but faces huge challenges to enact a bold reform agenda. The inauguration, which was attended by foreign dignitaries including U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott, capped a remarkable rise for a softly spoken politician who was brought up in a riverside slum.

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  14. As It Happens: Indonesia Inaugurates Joko Widodo...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Wall Street Journal

    Joko Widodo, a former furniture seller and governor of Indonesia's crowded, chaotic capital, will today be sworn in as president of the world's third-largest democracy. Thin and straight-speaking, Mr. Widodo won fans for his visits to local communities, spot inspections of projects and a can-do attitude.

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  15. Widodo sworn in as Indonesia presidentRead the original story

    Sunday | Bangkok Post

    The inauguration, which was attended by foreign dignitaries including US Secretary of State John Kerry and Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott, capped a remarkable rise for a softly-spoken politician who was brought up in a riverside slum. Widodo, known by his nickname Jokowi, worked his way up through local politics before securing the presidency in July following a close race against controversial ex-general Prabowo Subianto.

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  16. Jokowi to become Indonesia presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | BBC News

    Joko Widodo, the winner of Indonesia's presidential election in July, is set to be inaugurated as the leader of the South East Asian nation. Popularly known as Jokowi, the 53-year-old is due to be sworn in at a ceremony held at parliament in Jakarta.

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  17. Indonesian president to take office facing huge challengesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Star Online

    JAKARTA: Joko Widodo, Indonesia's first leader without deep roots in the era of dictator Suharto, will be sworn in as president Monday but faces huge challenges to enact a bold reform agenda. The inauguration, which will be followed by colourful festivities expected to end in heavy metal fan Widodo taking to the stage with rock bands, caps a remarkable rise for a softly-spoken politician who was brought up in a riverside slum.

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  18. Nosalgia trip on Indonesian cruiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 19 | Yahoo!

    Our extensive cruise around Indonesia's islands is a kind of pilgrimage, recalling my mother's visit to the Dutch East Indies as a young girl. As children, we were regaled with her stories and faded black and white photos of her adventure in "the Far East".

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  19. Foreign leaders to attend Widodo's inaugurationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 19 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Joko Widodo and Jusuf Kalla are scheduled to be sworn in as Indonesia's president and vice-president respectively at the parliament building on Monday . JAKARTA: Joko Widodo and Jusuf Kalla are scheduled to be sworn in as Indonesia's president and vice-president respectively at the parliament building on Monday .

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  20. Report: Spider gets trapped underneath man's skinRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | WFIE-TV Evansville

    A man in Australia has been dubbed Spiderman after his claims of a bizarre turn of events during a trip to Bali. Dylan Maxwell has what may look like a gruesome scar, but he said it's the trail left by a spider that burrowed under his skin.

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