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AirAsia flight to Singapore missing

Sunday, December 28th 2014, 15:49
related countries: Singapore Singapore

AirAsia Indonesia flight QZ8501 travelling from Indonesia to Singapore goes missing with 162 people on board, the company says.
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Tsunami-hit nations mark anniversary

Friday, December 26th 2014, 22:06
related countries: India India, Indian Ocean Indian Ocean

Memorial services are held in Indonesia and other nations for the victims of the Indian Ocean tsunami on the disaster's 10th anniversary.
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Indian Ocean tsunami: Emotional reunion in Aceh 10 years on

Monday, December 22nd 2014, 0:01
related countries: India India

BBC reporter and Indonesian tsunami survivor 10 years on
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Indonesia mudslip toll rises over 50

Monday, December 15th 2014, 16:18

The death toll from a devastating landslide in Indonesia rises to at least 51, with dozens still missing.
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Indonesia landslide fatalities rise

Sunday, December 14th 2014, 6:28

At least 20 people have died and dozens are missing after a landslide in central Indonesia, with heavy equipment now being used to look for survivors.
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Many missing in Indonesia landslide

Saturday, December 13th 2014, 14:53

At least 18 people have died and more than 90 are missing after a landslide on Indonesia's main island of Java.
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VIDEO: Dozens missing in Indonesia landslide

Saturday, December 13th 2014, 12:36

A landslide on the Indonesian island of Java leaves at least 17 people dead and more than 90 missing.
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VIDEO: Hunt for Indonesia landslide victims

Saturday, December 13th 2014, 11:01

A landslide on the Indonesian island of Java has left at least 11 people dead and more than 100 missing.
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Plane hijack scare man not guilty

Friday, December 12th 2014, 10:18
related countries: Aruba Aruba

A man who sparked a hijack alert on a Virgin Australia flight from Brisbane to Indonesia is found not guilty by an Australian court.
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Jakarta Post rejects blasphemy claim

Friday, December 12th 2014, 4:36

The Jakarta Post defends the publication of a cartoon criticising Islamic State (IS) militants, after its editor was named in a defamation case.
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Maid testifies in Hong Kong trial

Monday, December 8th 2014, 8:35
related countries: Hong Kong Hong Kong

The Indonesian maid at the centre of a high-profile abuse case describes being "tortured" at her former employer's trial in Hong Kong.
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Asylum seekers stuck in Indonesia limbo

Monday, December 8th 2014, 4:54
related countries: Australia Australia

Australia-bound asylum seekers stuck in Indonesia
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Shell has 'earliest human engraving'

Thursday, December 4th 2014, 11:37

Zig-zag patterns on a fossilised shell in Indonesia may be the earliest known engravings by a human ancestor, scientists say.
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VIDEO: HK murder suspect fit to stand trial

Monday, November 24th 2014, 7:40
related countries: Hong Kong Hong Kong, United Kingdom United Kingdom

A judge has ruled that a British banker charged with the murder of two Indonesian women in Hong Kong is fit to stand trial.
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Born in Indonesia, murdered in Hong Kong

Sunday, November 23rd 2014, 20:05
related countries: Hong Kong Hong Kong

One woman's journey from a village to death in the big city
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Indonesian president flies economy

Saturday, November 22nd 2014, 11:55
related countries: Singapore Singapore

Indonesia's new President Joko Widodo takes an economy-class seat on the national carrier to go to Singapore for his son's high-school graduation.
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Indonesia raises fuel prices by 30%

Tuesday, November 18th 2014, 7:20

The Indonesian government increases fuel prices by more than 30% in an attempt to save the economy more than $8bn (£5bn) in 2015.
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Indonesia tsunami alert lifted

Saturday, November 15th 2014, 5:24

A 7.3 magnitude quake strikes under the Molucca Sea in Indonesia prompting a tsunami warning which is lifted soon afterwards.
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HK murder victim's father speaks

Tuesday, November 4th 2014, 10:09
related countries: Hong Kong Hong Kong, United Kingdom United Kingdom

The father of one of the women found murdered in the Hong Kong flat of a British banker describes how he was left stunned by news of her brutal end.
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Bali's cashews bring villagers hope

Monday, November 3rd 2014, 20:03

The Indonesian cashew factory changing villagers' lives
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Widodo cabinet sparks mixed reaction

Monday, October 27th 2014, 7:43

Indonesia's new cabinet holds its first meeting, as President Joko Widodo's choice of ministers receives mixed reaction.
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Briton found with throat cut in Bali

Wednesday, October 22nd 2014, 6:09
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: Bali, Jakarta

A British man is found dead with his hands tied and throat cut on the Indonesian island of Bali, the British embassy in Jakarta says.
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Hobbit find rewriting human history

Monday, October 20th 2014, 23:32

Tiny species found a decade ago in Indonesia caused big rethink
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VIDEO: New Indonesian president sworn in

Monday, October 20th 2014, 9:24

Joko Widodo is sworn in as the new president of Indonesia, the world's third largest democracy.
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Jokowi sworn in as Indonesia leader

Monday, October 20th 2014, 9:07

Joko Widodo, the charismatic outsider who won Indonesia's presidency, calls for national reconciliation and unity as he is sworn in.
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The sleepy island Indonesia is guarding from China

Sunday, October 19th 2014, 23:53
related countries: China China

Will Natuna add to disputes in the South China Sea?
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Prabowo pledges 'support' for Jokowi

Friday, October 17th 2014, 7:18

Months after Indonesia's presidential election, losing candidate Prabowo Subianto congratulates winner Joko Widodo and pledges support.
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Painted caves challenge art origins

Wednesday, October 8th 2014, 17:05

The discovery of 40,000-year-old artworks in Indonesian caves challenges established views on the origins of humans' artistic capabilities.
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Missing tanker: Hijack 'very likely'

Wednesday, October 8th 2014, 13:33
related countries: Singapore Singapore, Vietnam Vietnam

Vietnamese coastguards and the owners of an oil tanker missing after leaving Singapore say they firmly believe it has been seized by pirates near Indonesia.
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Anger over Indonesian democratic reversal

Friday, September 26th 2014, 7:08

Has Indonesia just taken a big step backwards?
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Indonesia scraps local leader polls

Friday, September 26th 2014, 4:24

Indonesia's parliament scraps direct elections for regional governors and mayors in a move widely seen as a blow for President-elect Joko Widodo.
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VIDEO: Indonesian teens joining IS fight

Thursday, September 4th 2014, 22:53
related countries: Iraq Iraq, Syria Syria

Dozens of young Indonesian men have travelled to Iraq and Syria to join Islamic State and fight with them in the region.
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VIDEO: Indonesia wary of growing IS support

Monday, September 1st 2014, 23:01

The Indonesian government has banned the jihadist group Islamic State, but support for the organisation is still evident in meetings and demonstrations across the nation.
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Indonesia court upholds Widodo win

Thursday, August 21st 2014, 15:41

Indonesia's top court upholds Joko Widodo's victory in July's presidential elections, rejecting an appeal from defeated candidate Prabowo Subianto.
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VIDEO: 'Tense standoff' at Indonesia court

Thursday, August 21st 2014, 11:15

There has been a standoff between police and protesters in Indonesia awaiting a court decision over the presidential election result.
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Prabowo supporters rally at court

Thursday, August 21st 2014, 9:00

Indonesian police fire tear gas at supporters of former presidential candidate Prabowo Subianto ahead of a verdict on his challenge to the results of July's poll.
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Australia-Indonesia spy rift 'ends'

Tuesday, August 19th 2014, 6:51
related countries: Australia Australia
related places: Canberra

Australia says it has reached an agreement with Indonesia to end a row over claims Canberra spied on the Indonesian president.
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