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  1. Indonesia to deport Australian journalist who covered death-row story while on tourist visaRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Straits Times

    An Australian journalist will be deported from Indonesia on Friday after being caught covering the story of two Australian drug traffickers on death row without the correct visa, the immigration authorities said. Ms Candace Sutton, a reporter for the Daily Mail, was taken in for questioning by immigration officials on Wednesday as she interviewed a relative of one of the Australian convicts at a hotel on the main island of Java.

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  2. Storm over popiah originRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | The Star Online

    PETALING JAYA: Local food connoisseurs have defended the popiah as a national delicacy after an Indonesian group claimed that it originated from Central Java. Rebung Restaurant co-owner Datuk Chef Ismail Ahmad said the popiah was different from the lumpia , as it is called by the Indonesians, and was widely known to be a famous Malaysian delicacy by locals and tourists alike.

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  3. JAKARTA: Rain boosts CNY spirit in JakartaRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 19 | Asia News Network

    Thousands of Indonesians of Chinese descent thronged Dharma Bakti Temple in Petak Sembilan, Glodok, West Jakarta, to pray for a prosperous Chinese New Year 2566, despite the incessant rain that poured on the capital on Thursday morning. Dian Donawati, 45, a resident of Pluit in North Jakarta, said even a full day of rain would not stop her from visiting the capital's oldest temple.

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  4. Maid ban will hit Singapore hardRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | The Star Online

    Learning the right stuff: Singapore bound trainee maids having practical lessons on taking care of the elderly and babies at the PT Dafa Putra Jaya training centre in Semarang, Central Java. A POTENTIAL ban on Indonesian maids working overseas will have a major impact on Singapore, which depends heavily on Indonesia for domestic help, said maid agents here.

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  5. JAKARTA: 1.38 million commute into Jakarta dailyRead the original story

    Monday Feb 16 | Asia News Network

    A commuter survey conducted by the Jakarta branch of the Central Statistics Agency has revealed that 2.43 million commuters travel within, into and out of the city daily. Of these, 1.38 million travel from the outskirts of Jakarta, comprising the cities of Bogor, Bekasi and Depok in West Java and Tangerang in Banten, into the capital.

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  6. Bali duo's final journeyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | Yahoo!

    Indonesian officials have confirmed convicted Australian drug smugglers Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran will this week be transferred to an island prison ahead of their expected executions. A spokesman for the attorney-general said a number of inmates from different locations will be taken to Nusakambangan Island.

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  7. Globe TrekkerRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 15 | KISU-TV Pocatello

    GLOBE TREKKER transports viewers to unforgettable destinations through its stunning photography, rhythmic indigenous music and spirit of adventure. In each episode, one vibrant young traveler ventures off the beaten path to soak up the local culture, sample the cuisine and revel in breathtaking vistas.

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  8. Three Budget-Saving Deals Up to 25% Off at Menara Peninsula Hotel in JakartaRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 10 | PR Log

    PRLog - Feb. 10, 2015 - Jakarta, Indonesia -- Menara Peninsula Hotel is now offering 3 budget-saving promos for business and leisure travelers planning a trip to Jakarta, Indonesia. Get up to 25% discount on cozy and luxurious rooms and suites by booking these deals directly on the hotel's website.

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  9. Globe TrekkerRead the original story

    Monday Feb 9 | KISU-TV Pocatello

    GLOBE TREKKER transports viewers to unforgettable destinations through its stunning photography, rhythmic indigenous music and spirit of adventure. In each episode, one vibrant young traveler ventures off the beaten path to soak up the local culture, sample the cuisine and revel in breathtaking vistas.

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  10. JAKARTA : Indonesian govt bans alcohol sales in minimartsRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 1 | Asia News Network

    In another move by the Indonesian government to crack down on social ills, trade minister Rachmat Gobel signed a regulation that bans the sale of all alcohol at minimarts nationwide from April. The regulation, signed earlier last month but publicised last week to inform minimart owners and the public, is meant to limit access to alcoholic drinks in response to growing concerns over their ill effects.

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  11. Indonesian Cleric Calls Selfies A Sin. Muslim Youth Respond With More Selfies.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Switched

    After a popular Muslim cleric declared selfies a sin , young Indonesians decided to take matters into their own hands -- by striking a pose and continuing to snap. Felix Siauw, an Indonesian author and religious leader with a substantial social media presence , is arguing that people who take selfies are giving in to pride -- which means snapping a selfie may be a sin against God.

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  12. Fairmont Jakarta OpensRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | Hospitality Net

    Fairmont Jakarta, part of the Fairmont Hotels & Resorts collection, opened its doors today in the heart of Indonesia's capital city. "After many months of detailed preparation, we are pleased to open our doors to guests today," said Carlos Monterde, general manager, Fairmont Jakarta.

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  13. Sophisticated And Stunning: Fairmont Jakarta Opens With Indonesian Capital At Its DoorstepRead the original story

    Jan 22, 2015 | Hotel Interactive

    Fairmont Jakarta, part of the Fairmont Hotels & Resorts collection, opened its doors today in the heart of Indonesia's capital city. "After many months of detailed preparation, we are pleased to open our doors to guests today," said Carlos Monterde, general manager, Fairmont Jakarta.

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  14. Sophisticated and Stunning: Fairmont Jakarta Opens With Indonesian Capital at its DoorstepRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | Market Wire

    Fairmont Jakarta, part of the Fairmont Hotels & Resorts collection, opened its doors today in the heart of Indonesia's capital city. "After many months of detailed preparation, we are pleased to open our doors to guests today," said Carlos Monterde, general manager, Fairmont Jakarta.

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  15. JAKARTA: AIRASIA QZ8501: Unresolved woes plague air traffic control officialsRead the original story

    Jan 12, 2015 | Asia News Network

    For air traffic control official Dio Resnu Aditya, dealing with a lack of personnel has become a day-to-day challenge. Stationed at Supadio International Airport in Pontianak, West Kalimantan, after being recruited in 2012, Dio and his colleagues have to cope with an exceptionally heavy workload.

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  16. Both AirAsia black boxes have been retrievedRead the original story

    Jan 12, 2015 | The Baltimore Sun

    Indonesian Air Force military police officers place the flight data recorder in a safety box on a table to present it at a news conference following its recovery, at the Iskandar Military Airport in Pangkalan Bun, Indonesia, on Jan. 12. Indonesian Air Force military police officers place the flight data recorder in a safety box on a table to present it at a news conference following its recovery, at the Iskandar Military Airport in Pangkalan Bun, Indonesia, on Jan. 12. Divers have retrieved the crashed AirAsia plane's second black box from the bottom of the Java Sea, giving investigators the essential tools they need to start piecing together what brought Flight 8501 down.

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  17. The World Is Squared Part 5 - Balinese InterludeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | Crooked Timber

    Happy new year, all. This episode of my ongoing travelogue finds me and the family slowing the pace down significantly and spending six weeks in Bali.

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  18. Teams of Indonesian divers resume search for AirAsia recorders, victimsRead the original story

    Jan 9, 2015 | Reuters

    Indonesian divers resumed their search on Saturday for the black box flight recorders and passengers and crew of an AirAsia passenger jet that crashed into the sea nearly two weeks ago. Indonesia AirAsia Flight QZ8501, with 162 people on board, lost contact with air traffic control during bad weather on Dec. 28, less than half way into a two-hour flight from Indonesia to Singapore.

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  19. AirAsia announces 100K dollars compensation per passenger aboard doomed Flight 8501Read the original story

    Jan 8, 2015 | Newkerala.com

    AirAsia has announced a compensation of nearly 125,000 dollars to the grieving families of passengers onboard the ill-fated Flight 8501. According to CNN, the company said it will provide about 100,000 dollars in compensation for each passenger on the plane.

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  20. AirAsia announces 100,000 dollars compensation per passenger aboard AirAsia QZ8501Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2015 | DNA India

    AirAsia has announced a compensation of nearly 125,000 dollars to the grieving families of passengers onboard the ill-fated Flight 8501 According to CNN, AirAsia said it will provide about 100,000 dollars in compensation for each passenger on the plane. That's in addition to 24,000 dollars already offered to victims' families.

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