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  1. Exclusive: Red tape, funding problems hamper Lion Air black box searchRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Reuters

    Bureaucratic wrangling and funding problems have hampered the search for the cockpit voice recorder of a crashed Lion Air jet, prompting investigators to turn to the airline to foot the bill in a rare test of global norms on the probe's independence. FILE PHOTO: Workers load up recovered debris and belongings believed to be from Lion Air flight JT610 onto a truck at Tanjung Priok port in Jakarta, Indonesia, November 2, 2018.


  2. Indonesia tsunami clue found on seabedRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago |

    Jakarta, Dec 11 : A scientific survey has found a clue to the tsunami that struck Indonesia in September that killed over 2,000 people, on the seabed, the media reported on Tuesday. Damaging waves rushed ashore after the September 28 magnitude 7.8 quake, but researchers said at the time that they were surprised by their size, the BBC reported.


  3. World stocks climb after US, China discuss trade talksRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    ... to 2,594.09. Australia's S&P/ASX 200 added 0.4 percent to 5,575.90. Shares rose in Taiwan but fell in Singapore, Indonesia and Thailand. U.S.-CHINA RELATIONS: U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and Chinese Vice Premier Liu He have spoken by ...


  4. BlueSG to open charging points to privately owned electric vehicles next yearRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago |

    Electric vehicles owners will have access to more charging points next year, when BlueSG opens its charging network to third-party vehicles. Gwyneth Teo reports.


  5. Young Film-maker Searches For Parental Roots in IndonesiaRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Al Bawaba

    ... from my community - I always thought that there was a place outside of Britain that would feel more like home. Indonesia, because of my heritage, was one of them. "But traveling through it and learning and discovering things here, I learned that I'm ...


  6. Indonesia rejects rebels' demand on Papua independence talksRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Hastings Tribune

    Indonesia's government on Tuesday rejected a demand by rebels in the country's restive Papua province to hold negotiations on the territory's self-determination, following a Dec. 2 attack on a construction site that left at least 17 dead.


  7. Separatists in Indonesia's Papua reject surrender, demand referendumRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago |

    JAKARTA: Separatist rebels in Indonesia's Papua province who killed a group of workers building a bridge this month have rejected government calls to surrender and instead demanded a referendum to decide the future of the area. Security forces have launched an operation to hunt down members of the military wing of the Free Papua Movement , which claimed responsibility for killing at least 16 workers and a soldier in the mountainous Nduga area.


  8. Why drying laundry can pose such a pain in SingaporeRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    Drying laundry on bamboo poles in confined spaces puts Singaporean homemakers - housewives and househusbands - at increased risk of musculoskeletal disorders, the first-ever biomechanical study of laundry-related housework has revealed. Singapore's pipe-socket system involves attaching washed clothes onto a series of bamboo poles, which are then slotted into sockets outside kitchen windows, much like flagpoles.


  9. Australia to recognize Jerusalem as Israeli capital, delay embassy move - reportRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Times of Israel

    ... throughout its existence - as opposed to the eastern sectors of the city that it captured in the 1967 Six Day War. Indonesia President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo, front left, with Australia's former prime minister Malcolm Turnbull, front right, during ...


  10. Indonesia Reforms Seek to Solve Decades of Land ConflictRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Voice of America

    ... Consortium for Agrarian Reform (KPA), a local non-governmental organization that deals with agrarian conflicts in Indonesia. According to Benni Wijaya, the head of the campaign department of KPA, in 2017 there were 659 cases of agrarian conflict ...


  11. A man walks past an electronic stock board showing Japan's Nikkei 225 ...Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

    ... to 2,594.09. Australia's S&P/ASX 200 added 0.4 percent to 5,575.90. Shares rose in Taiwan but fell in Singapore, Indonesia and Thailand. U.S.-CHINA RELATIONS: U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and Chinese Vice Premier Liu He have spoken by ...


  12. Indonesia unveils more detailed land map in bid to resolve development planning disputesRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Reuters

    Indonesia's government on Tuesday launched a more detailed map of land use aimed at resolving overlapping claims in the vast archipelago, including in forest areas, three years later than was initially planned. An aerial view of the Cikole protected forest near Bandung, Indonesia November 6, 2018.


  13. UN official defends Papuan rights – free speech, assemblyRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Scoop

    West Papuan rights to freedom of speech and peaceful assembly have been defended by the Office of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights in a response to the mass arrests of Papuan protesters during flag raising ceremonies earlier this month. "So they are trying to defend their rights to be able to pray and to be able to retain their culture, their links to their land, but also the Papua region of Indonesia has not benefitted from all the economic development that the rest of the country has had.


  14. SE Asia Stocks-Most slip on growth fears; Philippines rises ahead of cenbank meetRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Reuters

    The equities tracked broader Asia with MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan diving more than 16 percent so far this year. It had surged 33.5 percent in 2017.


  15. Bega gallery's summer show to focus on identity, redefining cultural heritageRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Bega District News

    Art lovers are set for a real treat when the second edition of South/East Interference opens at the Bega Valley Regional Gallery. The exhibition runs through the summer holiday period from Friday, December 14 to February 9 and brings together a diverse group of six mid-career artists working around themes of personal identity and redefining and re-imagining cultural heritage and storytelling.


  16. Many diabetics needlessly test blood sugar at homeRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago |

    One in seven people with type 2 diabetes may be needlessly testing their blood sugar at home several times a day, a U.S. study suggests. FILE PHOTO: A paramedic checks the blood sugar level of a patient at SS Diabetes Care clinic in Jakarta, Indonesia, April 22, 2016.


  17. US sanctions 3 senior North Korean officials amid stalled nuclear talksRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | ABC News

    The Trump administration sanctioned three senior North Korea n officials for human rights abuses and censorship in the country as discussions between the U.S. and North Korea over the regime's nuclear weapons program have stalled. Add North Korea as an interest to stay up to date on the latest North Korea news, video, and analysis from ABC News.


  18. MXGP Announces Patagonia-Argentina as 2019 Season OpenerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Cycle News

    ... 10) Orlyonok, Russia 6/16 (Rnd 11) Kegums, Latvia 6/23 (Rnd 12) Teutschenthal, Germany 7/7 (Rnd 13) Palembang, Indonesia 7/14 (Rnd 14) Semarang, Indonesia 7/28 (Rnd 15) Loket, Czech Republic 8/4 (Rnd 16) Lommel, Belgium 8/18 (Rnd 17) ...


  19. India needs to revisit old arguments against the HuaweiRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Indian Express

    C. Raja Mohan is Director, Institute of South Asian Studies, National University of Singapore, and the consulting editor on foreign affairs for 'The Indian Express'. Before his association with The Indian Express began in 2004, Raja Mohan worked for The Hindu as its Washington correspondent and Strategic Affairs Editor.


  20. Commentary: After Lion Air crash, some ask if Boeing's 737 jets are safe to flyRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago |

    ... in the safety of the Boeing 737 MAX aircraft. Initially, following the crash, international media focused on Indonesia's aircraft maintenance and regulatory history, and Lion Air's incidents and regulatory infractions. Indonesia's regulators took ...