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  1. Duped into killing Kim? 2 suspects say it looked like prankRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | The New Zealand Herald

    " Two women " a Vietnamese and an Indonesian " have been arrested for allegedly coating their hands with the immensely toxic chemical agent VX and wiping them on the face of the North Korean leader's estranged half brother Kim Jong Nam at Kuala Lumpur's airport. He died within hours.


  2. Australia-Indonesia restore full military tiesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Manila Bulletin

    Australia and Indonesia announced the full restoration of military ties Sunday as the countries' leaders held talks following a brief spat over teaching material deemed offensive to Jakarta. Indonesia had reported the suspension of all military cooperation with Australia from December before clarifying that only language training had been put on hold.


  3. Malaysia rolls out red carpet as Saudi king kicks off Asia tourRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Reuters

    Saudi Arabia's King Salman leaves after inspecting an honour guard with Malaysia's Prime Minister Najib Razak and Malaysia's King Muhammad V at the Parliament House in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia February 26, 2017. Saudi Arabia's King Salman leaves after inspecting an honour guard with Malaysia's Prime Minister Najib Razak at the Parliament House in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia February 26, 2017.


  4. Jokowi set to push for closer ties with AustraliaRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Star Online

    Jakarta: When he finally touches down in Australia for his first state visit to the neighbouring country, Indonesia's President Joko Widodo is expected to put aside recent tensions and make a far-reaching push for closer military and economic ties. Joko, or Jokowi as he is popularly known, will spend just under two days in Australia, against the three days he was originally planning for a trip scheduled for last November.


  5. Widodo to meet Turnbull for official talksRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

    Trade, strategic ties and domestic politics will feature during official talks between visiting Indonesian President Joko Widodo and Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull. The Indonesian leader is on his second day of a whirlwind tour of Australia after arriving in Sydney on Saturday.


  6. Indonesian authorities shutter minority Ahmadiyah mosqueRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Hawk Eye

    Muslim men pray Friday during a protest outside the Ahmadiyah mosque in Depok, outside Jakarta, Indonesia. The mosque has been shuttered by authorities after Muslim groups called for protests against the religious community they regard as heretical.


  7. Indonesia's Widodo urges businesses to invest outside traditional locationsRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | ABC News

    Mr Widodo met Australian business chief executives - from the pharmaceutical, mining, tourist and service industries - in Sydney on Saturday to learn about the investment barriers. Head of Indonesia's Investment Coordinating Board Thomas Lembong said red tape needed to be removed in both countries and expressed confidence a trade deal could be finalised this year.


  8. Joko Widodo plumps Indonesia's investment suitability during Sydney visitRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sydney Morning Herald

    Skip to navigation Skip to content Skip to footer View text version of this page Help using this website - Accessibility statement Join today and you can easily save your favourite articles, join in the conversation and comment, plus select which news your want direct to your inbox. Indonesian President Joko Widodo has used his first state visit to Australia to plump for greater connections between businesses in Australia and its northern neighbour.


  9. Mark Zuckerberg's goal: Remake a world Facebook helped createRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Herald

    Mark Zuckerberg helped create the modern world by connecting nearly a quarter of its citizens to Facebook and giving them a platform to share, well, everything -- baby pictures and Pepe memes, social updates and abusive bullying, helpful how-to videos and live-streamed violence. Now he wants to remake it, too, in a way that counters isolationism, promotes global connections and addresses social ills -- while also cementing Facebook's central role as a builder of online "community" for its nearly 2 billion users.


  10. 'Bules' in trouble: the unpredictable journey of tourists in the Indonesian court systemRead the original story

    Yesterday | ABC News

    ELIZABETH JACKSON: Each year around 1 million Australians find haven in Bali. For a handful of tourists, though, like Byron Bay woman Sara Connor, their stay on the island is a lot longer than anticipated.


  11. Indonesian President Widodo visits AustraliaRead the original story

    Yesterday | Xinhuanet

    Relations between Australia and Indonesia have been strained following a high-profile incident in early 2015 when two Australians were executed in Indonesia for drug trafficking. Following the deaths, the Australian government removed its embassy staff from the country, but since then moves have been made by both sides to repair ties and boost trade.


  12. Plane returns with door not closedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Star Online

    JAKARTA: An Indonesian passenger plane carrying 192 people from China to Bali was forced to turn back after the crew realised one of its doors was not properly closed, the airline said. It was the latest problem to hit an airline from Indonesia, which relies heavily on air transport to connect its thousands of islands but has a poor safety record in recent years.


  13. Boost to Indonesian live cattle tradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NEWS.com.au

    Australia's live cattle trade to Indonesia has received a boost with Jakarta moving from four month to one year import permits. Agriculture Minister Barnaby Joyce hailed the changes saying it would allow better business planning for Australian exporters, increase the range of cattle eligible for export and ultimately improve returns at the farm gate.


  14. JCPenney closing up to 140 storesRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Oak Ridge Observer

    The list is not out, but with the announcement that retailer JCPenney will close between 130 to 140 of its locations nationwide, some people are especially fearful that the store at Chesapeake Square Mall will be on that list. There are five local stores, including locations at the Boulevard Mall, Walden Galleria, McKinley Mall, Chautauqua Mall, and in the Batavia City Center.


  15. Are Malaysia, Indonesia finally warming to Israel?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 19 | South China Morning Post

    Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his Singaporean counterpart Lee Hsien Loong inspect a guard of honour at the Istana presidential palace in Singapore. Photo: AFP Benjamin Netanyahu's forced flight detour this week to avoid Indonesian air space en route to Australia from Singapore puts the spotlight on Tel Aviv's continued diplomatic distance from Southeast Asia's Muslim majority nations, but experts say these ties are not as strained as they seem.


  16. Jakarta's Christian governor Basuki Tjahaja Purnama is on trial for blasphemy. Photo: AFPRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 19 | South China Morning Post

    The gubernatorial election is considered the second most important in the world's largest Muslim democracy and a springboard to the presidency. This year is particularly interesting because of the controversy surrounding the leading candidate the incumbent Basuki, more commonly known by his Hakka Chinese name, Ahok.


  17. Indonesian president to visit Australia this weekendRead the original story

    Friday | The Oak Ridge Observer

    Indonesian president Joko Widodo will raise the idea of holding joint patrols in the South China Sea when he meets the prime minister. "The bilateral relationship with Indonesia is vitally important to both countries and has never been stronger", Turnbull said in the statement.


  18. Indonesian president lands in SydneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | NEWS.com.au

    Indonesian President Joko Widodo has touched down in Sydney ahead of talks with Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull and Australian business leaders. The Indonesian president will also meet with NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian during the two-day visit focused on boosting trade and investment with Australia.


  19. Widodo to talk trade, trust and foreign tensions on Australia tripRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | ABC News

    Indonesian President Joko Widodo will make his first bilateral visit to Australia this weekend - a sign a military spat early this year has been resolved and relations between the two nations are stable. Mr Widodo, who is commonly referred to as "Jokowi", was due to address a joint sitting of the federal Parliament in Canberra last year, but postponed the visit after a violent protest in Jakarta led by conservative Islamic groups.


  20. AEC FeedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Nation

    Political freedom in Indonesia has led to widespread sectarianism in recent months, which has distracted the government from pursuing much needed economic growth, said Indonesian President Joko Widodo. "Over the last four to five months, we have wasted our energy and forgotten about matters relating to our economic progress," he added.