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July 26, Colombo: Sri Lanka's President Mahinda Rajapaksa has invited newly elected President of Indonesia, Joko Widodo to visit Sri Lanka as the two countries enjoy excellent bilateral relations.
5 hrs ago | The Miami Herald
Lawyers say the losing candidate in Indonesia's presidential election has filed a legal challenge of the outcome in the country's highest court.
A security guard stands at the entrance of Jakarta International School in this photo taken in May. A security guard stands at the entrance of Jakarta International School in this photo taken in May. A Canadian man has been caught up in a highly fraught case involving allegations of child rape at a prestigious international school here.
With Joko Widodo's 53% majority as the elected president of Indonesia, the country can take a bow but not much of a breather.
A new method of inserting an intraosseous catheter into the bone marrow in the leg will be adopted by paramedics from the Singapore Civil Defence Force from August, to help those suffering from cardiac arrest.
The ex-general who lost Indonesia's presidential election to Jakarta governor Joko Widodo mounted a legal challenge to the result Friday, alleging widespread electoral fraud and irregularities in vote counting.
Jakarta: Prime Minister Tony Abbott should travel to Jakarta to attend the inauguration of the new Indonesian president, Joko Widodo, in an attempt to forge a strong personal relationship to shore up fragile bilateral ties, one analyst has said.
Indonesia's outgoing president is in talks with his successor to increase heavily subsidised fuel prices before the new leader takes power, two sources close to the matter told Reuters.
The Southeast Asian nation, the world's 4th-most populous at 252 million, has the largest Muslim population of any nation but also has a sizable Christian population.
SINGAPORE: On Wednesday evening, the Housing Development Board issued notices stating that 17 blocks in Dakota Crescent, one of Singapore's oldest neighbourhoods, have been earmarked for redevelopment.
The bodies of three Indonesian women were recovered while 13 others were rescued when a boat sank 15 nautical miles South-west of Sungai Muar estuary, near the Straits of Melaka, early today.
THE wait is over. After taking two weeks to count 135m ballots from roughly 480,000 polling stations across the vast archipelago, the Election Commission confirmed Joko Widodo as Indonesia's president-elect on July 22nd.
A Singaporean businessman was jailed for three years on Thursday for providing prostitutes to three Lebanese football referees in a match-fixing attempt that has put the spotlight on the city-state's role in global sports corruption.
Roughly 10 million people live within the urban core of this vast city while a further 28 million populate the suburbs.
An Indonesian court jailed a Frenchman for 15 years on Wednesday for smuggling a huge stash of crystal methamphetamine into the resort island of Bali.
Continuing to hold miners hostage to its demands they pay a king's ransom for the right to ship unprocessed ore out of the country, Indonesia announced late last week that two companies agreed to pay the tax it imposed and were allowed to export shipments of iron ore, lead, and zinc.
Updated: Sat Jul 26, 2014 09:04 am
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