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  1. Is Airbnb Your Next Ten Bagger?Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    I was not surprised to hear that the home sharing app, Airbnb, was given a $30 billion valuation in the latest venture capital funding round. The big question is: will the valuation soar tenfold to $300 billion, and how much of a piece of that will you and I be allowed to get? I was not surprised to hear that the home sharing app, Airbnb , was given a $30 billion valuation in the latest venture capital funding round.

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  2. Pressure mounts on Indonesia to call off firing squad executionsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

    Indonesia will be "on the wrong side of history" if it proceeds with a fresh round of executions this week, rights groups warned Wednesday, as authorities confirmed 14 prisoners will face the firing squad. A policeman patrols on July 25, 2016 outside the only entrance to Indonesia's highest security Nusakambangan prison in Cilacap, home to a high-security prison where the country conducts executions A group of drug convicts including foreigners have been given notice of their executions and could be put to death as early as Friday, though authorities remain tight-lipped about specific details.

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  3. Pressure mounts on Indonesia to call off looming executionsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    Indonesia will be "on the wrong side of history" if it proceeds with a fresh round of executions this week, rights groups warned Wednesday, as authorities confirmed 14 prisoners will face the firing squad. Indonesian President Joko Widodo waits inside the presidential palace before a meeting in Jakarta, Indonesia March 15, 2016.

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  4. Inside the world's best hotel: Nihiwatu resort on Sumba Island, IndonesiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Stuff.co.nz

    The world's best hotel isn't in London or New York but on a little known island in Indonesia, known as the lost world island. Remote and completely off the grid, Nihiwatu was formerly a surf lodge until it was bought by self-made fashion billionaire Chris Burch in partnership with hotelier James McBride four years ago and transformed into a culturally immersive enclave of active adventure and serious indulgence.

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  5. Jakarta ready to resume executionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Star Online

    JAKARTA: More drug convicts could imminently face the firing squad in Indonesia, after authorities said they were ready to carry out a new round of executions after a hiatus. A Pakistani death row convict was sent yesterday to Nusakamban gan prison island, where Jakarta conducts executions, and an Indonesian woman sentenced to death for narcotics offences was transferred to the island over the weekend.

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  6. Indonesia set for fresh executionsRead the original story

    Monday | The Standard

    More drug convicts could imminently face the firing squad in Indonesia, after authorities said yesterday they were ready to carry out a new round of executions after a hiatus.A Pakistani death row convict was sent yesterday to Nusakambangan prison island, where Jakarta conducts executions, and an Indonesian woman sentenced to death for narcotics offenses was transferred to the island over the week... More drug convicts could imminently face the firing squad in Indonesia, after authorities said yesterday they were ready to carry out a new round of executions after a hiatus.

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  7. New executions over drug offences looming in IndonesiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | South China Morning Post

    More drug convicts could imminently face the firing squad in Indonesia, after authorities said on Monday they were ready to carry out a new round of executions after a hiatus. A Pakistani death row convict was sent on Monday to Nusakambangan prison island, where Jakarta conducts executions, and an Indonesian woman sentenced to death for narcotics offences was transferred to the island over the weekend.

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  8. Ruventhiran earns AJFC spot despite having a feverRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | The Star Online

    Fr left : Ruventhiran Vengadesen, Bayern Munich Under-13 youth coach, Maximilian Knauer, Shankar P Ghanais, Sharvin Selvakumaran and AJFC 2016 ambassador Giovane Elber pose for a picture following the announcement of the winners of AJFC Asia 2016. The Malaysian trio will travel to Munich for AJFC in August.

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  9. Drunk Australian men throw punches on plane, cause emergency landingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | The Star Press

    Drunk Australian men throw punches on plane, cause emergency landing Six drunk Australian men attacked each other on a flight Wednesday night, causing the crew to change courses. Check out this story on thestarpress.com: http://usat.ly/2ae7fDe The Jetstar flight, carrying 314 passengers from Sydney to Thailand, landed in Indonesia to offload the men, who were traveling together.

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  10. Sydney flight diverted as drunken passengers throw punchesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | MDJonline.com

    A flight from Sydney to Thailand was diverted to Indonesia to offload a group of drunken Australian traveling companions who started throwing punches at each other, officials said on Thursday. 9 comments

  11. Jetstar Flight 27 was carrying 314 passengers when it diverted to Bali on Wednesday night. Photo: AFPRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | South China Morning Post

    A flight from Sydney to Thailand was diverted to Indonesia to offload a group of drunken Australian travelling companions who started throwing punches at each other, officials said on Thursday. Jetstar Flight 27 was carrying 314 passengers when it diverted to Bali on Wednesday night after the six who were travelling together to the tourist island of Phuket became "extremely disruptive among themselves" and refused requests from the crew, the Australian budget airline said in a statement.

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  12. Javanese Hindu devotees trek volcanic crater with offeringsRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 21 | Newkerala.com

    Jakarta, July 21 : Thousands of Javanese Hindu devotees and travellers on Thursday climbed up Mount Bromo, an active volcano in Indonesia's East Java province, for the traditional 'Yadnya Kasada' ceremony where offerings were flung into the mountain's crater for good luck. Swarms of brightly adorned ethnic Tenggerese villagers, who identify themselves as Hindu, trekked up the 2,329-metre-high mountain in the Tengger massif volcano complex of the province, carrying livestock and crops to sacrifice to the gods, EFE news agency reported.

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  13. Plane diverted to Bali after fight among friends on boardRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | The Belfast Telegraph

    A flight from Sydney to Thailand had to be diverted to Indonesia after a group of drunk Australians who were travelling together started fighting. Jetstar Flight 27 was carrying 314 passengers when it diverted to Bali on Wednesday night after the six Australians who were on their way to the tourist island of Phuket became "extremely disruptive among themselves" and refused requests from the crew to calm down, the Australian budget airline said.

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  14. Indonesia's new toilet cafe serves up meatball soup and cocktails in latrinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Mail on Sunday

    Who knew sewage could be so stylish! Inside the beautiful Victorian Pumping Station that has opened its doors to the public as London's newest tourist attraction Inside the swanky Berlin hotel with an award-winning cocktail barman, Germany's top concierge... and rooftop beehives for the breakfast honey From adjusting your body clock BEFORE you travel to in-flight meditation: A sleep expert reveals how to beat jet lag Incredible video shows brave wakeskater surfing behind his boat as it rides around a lake at high speed WITHOUT a driver How NOT to do your summer holiday: Clumsy travellers share hilarious photos of their camping fails, including collapsed tents, soggy loo roll and burnt food 'I hated my life, yet I would repeat it every week': Man who would spend $600 each weekend on 'alcohol and drugs' leaves his 'toxic' life behind to travel to every country on earth... and checks off 87 ... (more)

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  15. PATA rewards HKTB with marketing gongRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 20 | The Standard

    Hong Kong Tourism Board is being honored with the marketing award being presented by The Pacific Asia Travel Association under its Grand and Gold Awards scheme supported and sponsored by the Macao Government Tourism Office over the past 21 years. HKTB will be recognized for its 'Hong Kong New Year Countdown Celebrations Campaign.'

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  16. Sydney flight to Thailand diverted due to 6 rowdy passengersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | The Miami Herald

    A flight from Sydney to Thailand was diverted to Indonesia to offload six rowdy passengers, the airline said on Thursday. Jetstar Flight JQ27 was diverted to Bali on Wednesday night after the six who were traveling together to the tourist island of Phuket became "extremely disruptive among themselves" and refused requests from the crew, the Australian budget airline said in a statement.

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  17. Perth tourist stuck in Bali ICU after suffering poisoning from 'cheap alcohol'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | The Age

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  18. John Key aims to attract more Indonesians to New ZealandRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | The New Zealand Herald

    Prime Minister John Key at the launch of an event to attract young people to New Zealand in Surabaya, Indonesia. Photo / Isaac Davison "Come to NZ", read the banner, unfurled by a hundred Indonesian teenagers in the top tier of a sports stadium.

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  19. John Key's Indonesia trip ends with screaming teens, Indiana Jones and kebabsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Stuff.co.nz

    John Key gets a kebab-making lesson from Baba Rafi franchise owner Henry Setiono. The company uses New Zealand beef in its kebabs.

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  20. Four Points Opens Third Hotel in VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Hospitality Net

    The recently converted Four Points hotel caters to the modern traveler with an emphasis on approachable design and stylish comfort. POINT 2: Owned and managed by Surfside Resort Inc., Four Points Virginia Beach Oceanfront features 99 fully renovated and spacious guest rooms with balconies overlooking the ocean or the boardwalk and 5,800 square feet of flexible, state-of-the-art meeting space.

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