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Australia minister's emoji interview

Monday, February 16th 2015, 8:46
related countries: Aruba Aruba, United States United States

Relations with the US are :-) but with Indonesia :-| as Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop conducts a Buzzfeed interview in emoji.
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'Options open' in Bali Nine case

Monday, February 16th 2015, 4:41

PM Tony Abbott says "legal options" are open in the case of two Australians on death row in Indonesia, as corruption allegations emerge.
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Bali executions would be 'unjust'

Thursday, February 12th 2015, 7:56
related countries: Australia Australia
related places: Bali

Foreign Minister Julie Bishop tells the Australian parliament it would be a "grave injustice" if Indonesia executed two Australians citizens.
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Thursday, February 12th 2015, 1:15

Lawyers for two Australians facing execution in Indonesia on drug smuggling charges have mounted a rare legal challenge in a final attempt to save their lives.
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VIDEO: HK woman guilty of abusing maid

Tuesday, February 10th 2015, 10:29
related countries: Hong Kong Hong Kong

A court in Hong Kong convicts a woman of abusing an Indonesian maid.
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HK woman convicted of maid abuse

Tuesday, February 10th 2015, 6:49
related countries: Hong Kong Hong Kong

A Hong Kong woman is found guilty of severely abusing an Indonesian maid in a high-profile case that drew global attention.
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Indonesia's new appetite for execution

Sunday, February 8th 2015, 22:00

Tense wait for Briton and others on Indonesia’s death row
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East Timor PM Gusmao offers to quit

Friday, February 6th 2015, 5:53
related countries: East Timor East Timor

East Timor's Prime Minister Xanana Gusmao - who led the nation to independence from Indonesia in 2002 - submits his resignation letter.
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Malaysian vacuum advert sparks row

Thursday, February 5th 2015, 4:13
related countries: Malaysia Malaysia

Indonesia formally complains to Malaysia over an advert for a robotic vacuum cleaner using the slogan 'Fire your Indonesian maid now'.
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VIDEO: Metal band's mercy plea for UK woman

Thursday, February 5th 2015, 0:19
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

The lead singer of heavy metal band Napalm Death, Mark "Barney" Greenway, explains why he wrote an open letter to the president of Indonesia appealing for mercy for British woman Lindsay Sandiford.
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'Bali Nine' pair 'next' to be killed

Monday, February 2nd 2015, 11:54
related countries: Aruba Aruba

Australian drug smugglers Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran will be included in the next group of prisoners to be put to death, Indonesia says.
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AirAsia body search 'could end soon'

Wednesday, January 28th 2015, 9:14

Indonesia's search and rescue agency chief says the hunt for victims of AirAsia QZ8501 could be called off if no more bodies are found soon.
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AirAsia recovery operation suspended

Tuesday, January 27th 2015, 9:27

The Indonesian military suspends recovery operations for AirAsia flight QZ8501 in the Java Sea after repeatedly failing to lift the fuselage.
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Widodo vows no death row amnesty

Tuesday, January 27th 2015, 7:12
related countries: Aruba Aruba

Indonesia's president says there will be "no amnesty" for drug traffickers facing the death penalty, despite Australian appeals over its citizens.
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Failed bid to raise AirAsia fuselage

Sunday, January 25th 2015, 10:09

The Indonesian official leading efforts to recover AirAsia flight QZ8501 says the fuselage appears to be too fragile to be lifted, after failed bids to raise it.
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AirAsia plane 'climbed too fast'

Tuesday, January 20th 2015, 18:32

Indonesia's transport minister says AirAsia flight QZ8501 climbed too fast just before it stalled, crashing into the sea with the loss of 162 lives.
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Indonesia retains regional elections

Tuesday, January 20th 2015, 13:18

Indonesia's new parliament has voted to retain direct elections for regional governors and mayors, reversing its predecessor's decision.
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AirAsia crash 'not due to terrorism'

Monday, January 19th 2015, 12:38

The crash of AirAsia QZ8501 three weeks ago was not likely due to terrorism, say Indonesian investigators analysing the cockpit voice recorder.
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Australia warns on drug executions

Monday, January 19th 2015, 3:08
related countries: Aruba Aruba

Executing Australian smugglers will not solve Indonesia's drug problem, Foreign Minister Julie Bishop says.
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Indonesia executions prompt spat

Sunday, January 18th 2015, 13:15
related countries: Brazil Brazil, Netherlands Netherlands

Brazil and the Netherlands recall their ambassadors from Indonesia following the execution of their nationals over drug trafficking.
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Brazil angry at Indonesia execution

Sunday, January 18th 2015, 1:47
related countries: Botswana Botswana

Brazil says it is "outraged" by Indonesia's decision to execute one of its citizens - believed to be the first Brazilian to be executed abroad.
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'Bali Nine' men 'face death together'

Friday, January 16th 2015, 0:41
related countries: Aruba Aruba

Two Australian men convicted in Indonesia over the "Bali Nine" drugs case will be executed at the same time, an Indonesian official says.
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Row over new Indonesia police chief

Thursday, January 15th 2015, 12:10

Indonesia's parliament approves a corruption suspect as national police chief after he is nominated by President Joko Widodo.
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Divers examine AirAsia fuselage

Thursday, January 15th 2015, 4:04

Divers in Indonesia go down to the fuselage of AirAsia flight QZ8501 in the hope of finding its missing passengers and crew.
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VIDEO: Inside an aeroplane 'black box' lab

Monday, January 12th 2015, 16:07

Richard Westcott reports from an investigation centre where flight recorders, like the one being examined in Indonesia, are listened to and inspected.
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AirAsia flight recorders 'found'

Sunday, January 11th 2015, 14:55

Indonesian divers may have located the "black box" flight recorders of AirAsia flight QZ8501, the head of the search operation says.
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VIDEO: AirAsia plane tail recovered from sea

Saturday, January 10th 2015, 22:39

The Indonesian navy retrieves from the seabed the tail of AirAsia flight QZ8501 that crashed two weeks ago.
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AirAsia plane tail lifted from sea

Saturday, January 10th 2015, 6:45

The Indonesian navy retrieves from the seabed the tail of AirAsia flight QZ8501 that crashed two weeks ago.
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VIDEO: Underwater video of AirAsia plane tail

Thursday, January 8th 2015, 17:14

The Indonesian military has released underwater video of the tail of AirAsia Flight QZ8501, which crashed into the Java Sea on 28 December with the loss of 162 lives.
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'Bali Nine' man loses clemency bid

Thursday, January 8th 2015, 4:36

Myuran Sukumaran, one of the "Bali Nine" Australians jailed in Indonesia for drug smuggling, loses his final bid to escape execution.
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Tail of crashed AirAsia plane found

Wednesday, January 7th 2015, 10:12

The tail of crashed AirAsia flight QZ8501 has been found in the Java Sea, say Indonesian officials, raising hopes of recovering the "black boxes".
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Sunday, January 4th 2015, 10:44
related countries: Singapore Singapore
related places: Surabaya

A BBC crew has filmed what appears to be debris from missing AirAsia flight QZ8501 which disappeared en route from Surabaya in Indonesia to Singapore.
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Saturday, January 3rd 2015, 18:38

Search teams scouring the Java Sea find four large objects believed to be from the wreckage of AirAsia flight QZ8501, Indonesian officials say.
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AirAsia crash blamed on weather

Saturday, January 3rd 2015, 17:09

Indonesia's weather agency says initial analysis suggests bad weather caused AirAsia flight QZ8501 to crash, with the loss of 162 people.
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'Big objects' found in AirAsia hunt

Saturday, January 3rd 2015, 14:59

Search teams searching the Java Sea for the main wreckage of AirAsia flight QZ8501 have found four "big objects", Indonesian officials say.
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VIDEO: Surabaya vigil for AirAsia victims

Wednesday, December 31st 2014, 19:18
related places: Surabaya

Hundreds of people have attended a vigil in the Indonesian city of Surabaya to remember those killed on flight AirAsia QZ8501.
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New frog 'gives birth to tadpoles'

Wednesday, December 31st 2014, 19:18

A species found on an Indonesian island has become the first frog ever seen giving birth to tadpoles, rather than laying eggs.
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AirAsia victims remembered at vigil

Wednesday, December 31st 2014, 18:41
related places: Surabaya

Hundreds attend a vigil in Surabaya, Indonesia, for the victims of the AirAsia Flight QZ8501 crash, praying for the 162 people on board.
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