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Indonesian MPs’ sex tape leaked online


April 25th, 2012 - 6:07 pm ICT by IANS
Jakarta, April 25 (IANS/AKI) A sex tape reportedly featuring two Indonesian lawmakers has been leaked on internet.The MPs are reportedly from the Indonesian Democratic Party of Struggle. The sex video ... Read more...

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Indonesian prosecutors seek 20-year jail for prison warden


December 29th, 2011 - 9:06 am ICT by IANS
Jakarta, Dec 29 (IANS/AKI) In a rare late-night trial session, prosecutors demanded that a former warden at Indonesia's Alcatraz prison be sentenced to 20 years' imprisonment for protecting a drug ... Read more...

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Two dead in Indonesia bombing


September 25th, 2011 - 11:20 pm ICT by IANS
Jakarta, Sep 25 (IANS) A suspected suicide bomber blew himself up Sunday at a Protestant church in Indonesia's Java island, killing two people and injuring at least 14, Xinhua reported.However, ... Read more...

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2002 Bali bombing suspect arrested


June 14th, 2011 - 8:38 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, June 14 (IANS) Police in Indonesia said Tuesday they have arrested a suspected terrorist for his role in the 2002 bombing on Bali island that killed 202 people, it ... Read more...

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Indonesian teenager jailed over Central Java bombing spree


April 8th, 2011 - 3:57 am ICT by BNO News
JAKARTA, INDONESIA (BNO NEWS) -- A 17-year-old Indonesian student was sentenced to two years in prison for his role in a terrorist cell, the Jakarta Globe reported.A court in the regency of ... Read more...

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Powerful earthquake rocks Indonesian island, tsunami warning canceled


April 4th, 2011 - 5:02 am ICT by BNO News
JAKARTA (BNO NEWS) -- A powerful earthquake struck the Indian Ocean south of the Indonesian island of Java on early Monday morning, seismologists said, prompting local residents to flee to higher ground. ... Read more...

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17 killed in Indonesia bus accident


February 8th, 2011 - 2:22 am ICT by IANS
Jakarta, Feb 8 (IANS) Seventeen people were killed and 40 others were injured Monday in a bus accident in the Central Java province of Indonesia, Xinhua reported. The bus plunged into a ... Read more...

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Indian, Indonesian business chambers sign 16 MOUs


January 25th, 2011 - 6:21 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan.25 (ANI): Business chambers of India and Indonesia on Wednesday signed 16 memoranda of understanding on the sidelines of a three-day state visit to India by Indonesian President Susilo Bambang ... Read more...

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Indonesia’s most wanted terrorist Abu Tholut captured


December 11th, 2010 - 3:34 am ICT by BNO News
JAKARTA, INDONESIA (BNO NEWS) -- Abut Tholut, one of Indonesia's most wanted terrorists, was arrested by the Densus 88 National Police anti-terror unit in central Java on Friday, the Jakarta Globe reported.Tholut, ... Read more...

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Indonesia increases security measures after Church attacks


December 8th, 2010 - 9:10 pm ICT by BNO News
JAKARTA, INDONESIA (BNO NEWS) -- Two recent attacks against churches in the Central Java province of Indonesia has prompted authorities to open investigations and step up their security measures in fear of ... Read more...

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Over 100 killed, 500 missing as Tsunami hits Indonesia after 7.2 magnitude earthquake


October 26th, 2010 - 10:56 pm ICT by ANI
Jakarta, Oct.26 (ANI): At least 108 people died and over 500 went missing after earthquake of 7.2 Richter Scale caused Tsunami here on Monday in Mentawai islands.The epicenter of the quake ... Read more...

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Thousands flee, some hurt as Mount Merapi erupts on Java


October 26th, 2010 - 7:43 pm ICT by BNO News
MOUNT MERAPI, INDONESIA (BNO NEWS) -- Mount Merapi erupted on the Indonesian island of Java on late Tuesday afternoon, causing thousands of residents to flee the area, officials said.The eruption began at ... Read more...

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33 killed in Indonesia train collision (Lead)


October 2nd, 2010 - 10:32 am ICT by IANS
Jakarta, Oct 2 (IANS) At least 33 people were killed and a dozen injured early Saturday when two trains collided in Indonesia's central Java province, officials said.According to rescuers, three coaches were ... Read more...

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25 killed, 30 hurt in Indonesia train collision


October 2nd, 2010 - 8:46 am ICT by IANS
Jakarta, Oct 2 (IANS) At least 25 people were killed and 30 others seriously wounded early Saturday when two trains collided in Indonesia's central Java province, Xinhua reported.Rescuers were working to evacuate ... Read more...

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Afro-Aussie Diamondstar arrives for Mohun Bagan trials


August 17th, 2010 - 12:46 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 16 (IANS) Afro-Aussie central defender Okwy Okonkwo Diamondstar flew into the city Monday to try out for city soccer giants Mohun Bagan. Okwy, an Africa-born Australian citizen, immediately left for the ... Read more...

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Afro-Aussie Diamondstar to be on trial for Mohun Bagan


August 14th, 2010 - 7:46 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 14 (IANS) Soccer giants Mohun Bagan are bringing in an Afro-Aussie central defender Okwy Okonkwo Diamondstar for trials, club general secretary Anjan Mitra said here Saturday. Mitra said Okwy, an Africa-born ... Read more...

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Indonesian hardline Muslim cleric arrested


August 9th, 2010 - 2:12 pm ICT by IANS
Jakarta, Aug 9 (DPA) Indonesian police Monday arrested Muslim cleric Abu Bakar Ba'asyir, the alleged spiritual leader of terror group Jemaah Islamiyah, his lawyer and police officials said. Lawyer Achmad Michdan said the ... Read more...

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22 dies after consuming spurious liquor in Indonesia


April 23rd, 2010 - 10:59 pm ICT by IANS
Jakarta, April 23 (IANS) At least 22 people have died and 300 fell sick after consuming spurious liquor in Indonesia's Central Java province, Xinhua reported Friday. The toll is likely to increase. Police ... Read more...

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Thai Man In Prison For 3 Extra Years Due To Typo


April 10th, 2010 - 4:17 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Apr 9 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A Thai man who was serving time in an Indonesian prison was released after it was discovered that he had already spent three extra years in prison, all ... Read more...

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Broken-hearted Indonesian teenager chops off his penis


March 30th, 2010 - 5:48 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, March 30 (ANI): An Indonesian teenager chopped off his penis and threw it into a well after his girlfriend decided to marry someone else.The 19-year-old from a village in Central Java ... Read more...

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Broken-hearted man cuts off own penis


March 30th, 2010 - 4:15 pm ICT by IANS
Jakarta, March 30 (DPA) An Indonesian man has cut off his own penis and thrown it into a well after his girlfriend decided to marry someone else, local media reported Tuesday. The 19-year-old ... Read more...

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Statue of Lord Shiva’s sacred bull found at site of ancient Hindu temple in Indonesia


January 7th, 2010 - 1:46 pm ICT by ANI
Jakarta, January 7 (ANI): Archaeologists have found a statue of Nandi, the sacred bull that carried the Hindu god Shiva, among the ruins of what is believed to be an ancient temple ... Read more...

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Temple site found in Indonesia has Hindu and Buddhist influence


December 16th, 2009 - 4:17 pm ICT by ANI
Jakarta, December 16 (ANI): Construction workers have found old structures, believed to be part of a 9th and 10th century temple, in Yogyakarta in Indonesia, with a specific architectural style and relief ... Read more...

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Bali bombing mastermind killed in police raid


September 17th, 2009 - 6:06 pm ICT by ANI
Jakarta, Sep. 17 (ANI): Terrorist mastermind Noordin Mohammed Top was killed in a police raid on a militant hideout in Central Java on Thursday, Indonesian police have officially confirmed.The 41-year-old Malaysian-born ... Read more...

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Noordin Top among militants killed in Indonesia raid (Lead)


September 17th, 2009 - 4:38 pm ICT by IANS
Jakarta, Sep 17 (DPA) Indonesia's most wanted Islamic militant, Noordin Mohammed Top, was among four people killed in a raid on a house in Central Java province, the country's police chief said ... Read more...

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Noordin among militants killed in Indonesia raid


September 17th, 2009 - 3:53 pm ICT by IANS
Jakarta, Sep 17 (DPA) Indonesia's most wanted Islamic militant, Noordin Mohammed Top, was among four people killed in a raid on a house in Central Java province, the country's police chief said ... Read more...

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Indonesian police kill four suspected militants (Lead)


September 17th, 2009 - 1:16 pm ICT by IANS
Jakarta, Sep 17 (DPA) Indonesian police said Thursday that they killed four suspected Islamic militants in a siege on a house in Central Java province. Police began surrounding the house before midnight Wednesday ... Read more...

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Three killed in Indonesia police raid


September 17th, 2009 - 10:18 am ICT by IANS
Jakarta, Sep 17 (DPA) Indonesian police killed four suspected Islamic militants Thursday in a siege on a house in Central Java province, media reports said. Police began surrounding the house before midnight ... Read more...

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Strong earthquake jolts Indonesia


September 8th, 2009 - 1:07 am ICT by IANS
Jakarta, Sep 7 (DPA) A strong earthquake registering 6.8 on the Richter scale struck off the southern coast of the Indonesian island of Java late Monday, but there were no immediate reports ... Read more...

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Man killed in Indonesia anti-terrorism raid not Noordin Top


August 12th, 2009 - 11:53 am ICT by IANS
Jakarta, Aug 12 (DPA) The man killed in a weekend raid by Indonesia's anti-terrorism police was not the country's most wanted man, Noordin Mohammed Top, police said Wednesday. DNA tests proved that the ... Read more...

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Fingerprint analysis confirms Indonesia’s most wanted terrorist is alive


August 10th, 2009 - 5:26 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Aug 10 (ANI): Fingerprint analysis has confirmed that one of two men reported killed in a central Java shoot-out with police was not Indonesia's most wanted terrorist, Noordin Mohammed Top.Malaysian-born Top ... Read more...

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Doubts over Indonesia’s killed terror suspect


August 9th, 2009 - 4:41 pm ICT by IANS
Jakarta, Aug 9 (DPA) Indonesian police were trying to determine Sunday whether a man killed in a dramatic raid in Central Java was in fact one of Asia's most wanted terror suspects ... Read more...

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Malaysia not breeding ground for terrorists: Deputy PM


August 9th, 2009 - 2:07 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, Aug 9 (IANS) Malaysia should not be branded or perceived as a breeding ground for terrorists just because of the involvement of one or two people, Deputy Prime Minister Muhyiddin ... Read more...

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Java house stormed by Indonesia cops


August 8th, 2009 - 6:26 pm ICT by IBNS
Java, Aug 8 (IBNS) Indonesian police Saturday stormed a house in central Java believed to contain one of South-East Asia's most wanted men.The move came after a stand-off lasting 17 hours which ... Read more...

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Senior militant killed in Indonesia shootout (Lead)


August 8th, 2009 - 4:45 pm ICT by IANS
Jatiasih (Indonesia), Aug 8 (DPA) One of Asia's most-wanted men, Islamic militant Noordin Mohammed Top, was killed after 18 hours of armed standoff with Indonesian anti-terrorism police in Central Java Saturday, local ... Read more...

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