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  1. Backgrounder: Major air incidents killing over 100 in decadeRead the original story

    Sunday May 20 | Xinhuanet

    Cuba confirmed on Saturday that 110 people were dead from Friday's Boeing 737 crash close to Havana's Jose Marti International Airport. The worst air disaster in Cuba in decades only left three survivors out of 113 people, including six Mexican crew members.

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  2. Moral Value and Syntactic ChangesRead the original story

    Saturday May 19 | Bronte Blog

    Some recent BrontA«-related scholar research all around the world: Moral Value in Charlotte Bronte's Novel Jane Eyre Elya Susana Master's Program, Faculty of Letters, Islamic University of North Sumatra, Medan, Indonesia KnE Social Sciences & Humanities | The 1st Annual International Conference on Language and Literature | pages: 287-294, 2018 This research is intended to describe the moral values based on the protagonist of the novel Jane Eyre written by Charlotte BrontA«. The objectives of this research are to describe the moral values, referring to a person who is determined to follow a meaningful life patiently following moral values in his life without the fear of getting judged and hence standing out in the crowd.

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  3. World of Photos - May 19, 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 18 | The Age

    A woman uses a wicker basket to carry a young child on her back, whilst the child plays with a mobile phone, as she walks up a stone path through the Longsheng rice terraces, also known as the Longji rice terraces near Guilin, Guangxi province, China. President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting with NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington.

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  4. AP Photos: Editor selections from the past week in AsiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 17 | The Progress

    People mourn near a damaged building in Beichuan in southwestern China's Sichuan province, Saturday, May 12, 2018. Saturday was the tenth anniversary of a devastating earthquake in China's Sichuan province that killed tens of thousands of people, including large numbers of schoolchildren who died when poorly-built schools collapsed during the temblor.

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  5. In photos: Muslims across Asia begin fasting for RamadanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 17 | Asian Correspondent

    Muslim students from Ar-Raudhatul Hasanah Pesantren offer noon prayers on the first day of fasting during the holy month of Ramadan in Medan, North Sumatra, Indonesia May 17, 2018 in this photo taken by Antara Foto. Source: Antara Foto/Irsan Mulyadi via Reuters MUSLIMS worldwide have begun observing the holy month of Ramadan - a time of spiritual reflection, charity and fasting from before dawn until after dusk.

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  6. .com | A look at the Muslim fasting month of RamadanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 17 | News24

    Israel is bracing for a second day of violent clashes as Palestinians mark the "Nakba" , marking the 1948 war which led to Israel's creation. Students, in Medan, Indonesia, perform a prayer on the first day of the holy fasting month of Ramadan.

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  7. Millions of Muslims observe the holy month of RamadanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 17 | Newsday

    A Palestinian youth waves a sparkler next a mosque in Gaza City on May 16 as the faithful prepare to start the Muslim holy fasting month of Ramadan.

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  8. Cathay Pacific introduces direct flights from Hong Kong to Davao City and MedanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 16 | Iol.co.za

    The Cathay Pacific Group's network has expanded yet again, with the addition of two new routes linking Hong Kong to Davao City and Medan. The new routes will be available from October 28 and 29, 2018, respectively.

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  9. Indonesia: ISIS Suicide Bombers Use Children in 4 AttacksRead the original story

    Monday May 14 | PressReleasePoint

    Coordinated suicide bombings of three Christian churches and the police headquarters in Surabaya, Indonesia's second largest city, on May 13-14, 2018, were repugnant acts of violence, Human Rights Watch said today. The attackers intentionally used their own children , who were between the ages of 9 and 18, to either carry and detonate explosives or to accompany their parents carrying out the attacks.

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  10. Family that carried out earlier suicide attacks included girls aged 9 and 12Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 13 | The Campbell Reporter

    This handout photo from the Surabaya local government taken on May 13, 2018 and received by AFP on May 14, 2018 shows firefighters trying to extinghuish a fire after a blast outside the Gereja Pantekosta Pusat Surabaya in Surabaya. A series of blasts, including at least one suicide bombing, struck churches in Indonesia on May 13, killing at least 11 people and wounding dozens in the deadliest attack for years in the world's biggest Muslim-majority country.

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  11. As Cathay Dragon announces Hong Kong-Medan flights, a look at the city's most famous residentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 9 | South China Morning Post

    In the 1930s, Medan the final port of call for the world's longest scheduled air service by KLM, which departed Amsterdam and then stopped off in Rome, Athens, Cairo, Baghdad, Jodhpur, Calcutta and Bangkok before reaching its destination. Cathay Dragon will begin serving Medan, the capital of Indonesia's North Sumatra province, and Davao City, in the Philippines, later this year, with flights that, we are told, "will link Hong Kong with these rapidly growing Asean cities for the first time".

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  12. More Rohingya Refugees Arrive in Indonesia's AcehRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 7 | Voice of America

    An Acehnese woman uses her cell phone to take a picture of a boat that carried a group of ethnic Rohingya after it washed ashore in Bireuen, Aceh province, Indonesia, April 20, 2018. Two boats carrying Rohingya refugees from Myanmar's Rakhine State have landed in Indonesia's westernmost province of Aceh, evidence of the ongoing exodus of what has been called the world's most persecuted minority.

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  13. Indonesia's leader, Jokowi, is splurging on infrastructureRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 3 | The Economist

    LIKE many politicians, President Joko Widodo of Indonesia enjoys being seen in a hard hat. On April 23rd he tweeted a photo of himself resplendent in a gleaming white one to his 10m followers while visiting the site of a future airport in Central Java.

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  14. Davao tourism stakeholders told to step up game with opening of Davao-HK flightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 2 | MindaNews

    Tourism stakeholders here must step up the game in pushing for Davao City as a prime destination for meetings, incentives, conferences, and exhibitions following the announcement of Hong Kong-based Cathay Pacific Group that it will launch a direct Davao-Hong Kong flight four times a week starting October 28, 2018. City Tourism Office head Generose Tecson said on Wednesday that Davao must seize the new opportunity to attract more visitors since Hong Kong is known for being Asia's largest international aviation hub.

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  15. Hong Kong link to boost tourism in DavaoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 1 | Sun-Star

    ... as part of its expansion this year. The other new destination that was launched alongside Davao City is Medan, Indonesia. Cathay Pacific chief customer and commercial officer Paul Loo said in a statement that the new services reflect the group's ...

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  16. AirAsia records 87pc load factor in Q1Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 28 | Daily Express

    Kuala Lumpur: AirAsia Group Bhd recorded a load factor of 87 per cent for the first quarter ended March 31, 2018 , down two percentage points from the same period last year. In a statement on its operating statistics released today, the budget airline said its seat capacity rose 19 per cent year-on-year during the quarter under review.

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  17. Rohingya refugees rescued after drifting at sea for 9 daysRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2018 | Religion News Service

    A Rohingya Muslim man among a group of 76 rescued in a wooden boat in Indonesian waters says they were at sea for nine days after leaving Myanmar, where the minority group faces intense persecution, and were hoping to reach Malaysia. The eight children, 25 women and 43 men were brought ashore on Friday afternoon at Bireuen in Aceh province on the island of Sumatra, the third known attempt by members of the ethnic minority to escape Myanmar by sea this month.

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  18. Rohingya refugees rescued after drifting at sea for nine daysRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2018 | South China Morning Post

    A Rohingya Muslim man among the group of 76 rescued in Indonesian waters in a wooden boat says they were at sea for nine days after leaving Myanmar, where the minority group faces intense persecution, and were hoping to reach Malaysia. The eight children, 25 women and 43 men were taken ashore on Friday afternoon at Bireuen in Aceh province on the island of Sumatra, the third known attempt by members of the ethnic minority group to escape Myanmar by sea this month.

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  19. Rohingya Rescued After Drifting at Sea for 9 DaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2018 | Voice of America

    A Rohingya Muslim man among the group of 76 rescued in Indonesian waters in a wooden boat says they were at sea for nine days after leaving Myanmar, where the minority group faces intense persecution, and were hoping to reach Malaysia. The eight children, 25 women and 43 men were brought ashore Friday afternoon at Bireuen in Aceh province on the island of Sumatra, the third known attempt by members of the ethnic minority to escape Myanmar by sea this month.

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  20. Indonesian fishermen rescue Rohingya Muslims fleeing MyanmarRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2018 | SooToday

    BIREUEN, Indonesia - Indonesian fishermen rescued 76 Rohingya Muslims stranded off the coast of Aceh on Friday, authorities said, in the latest attempt by members of the persecuted ethnic group to flee Myanmar by sea. Tthe group of eight children, 25 women and 43 men was brought ashore in their wooden boat Friday afternoon.

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