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Indonesia: Country in Southeast Asia and Oceania
Indonesia, officially the Republic of Indonesia, is a country in Southeast Asia and Oceania between the Indian and Pacific oceans. It consists of more than seventeen thousand islands, including Sumatra, Java, Sulawesi, and parts of Borneo and New Guinea. Indonesia is the world's largest island country and the 14th-largest country by land area, at 1,904,569 square kilometres. With more than 270 million people, Indonesia is the world's fourth-most populous country and the most populous Muslim-majority country. Java, the world's most populous island, is home to more than half of the country's population.

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Demand for film streaming services surges in Indonesia [Video]

Demand for film streaming services surges in Indonesia

A group of filmmakers wrote to the president, asking for subsidies and assistance with encouraging Indonesians to return to cinemas.

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Thousands evacuated following flash floods in Indonesia [Video]

Thousands evacuated following flash floods in Indonesia

Thousands evacuated following flash floods in Indonesia

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Tropical Cyclone Seroja continues to strengthen [Video]

Tropical Cyclone Seroja continues to strengthen

After causing deadly flooding and landslides across parts of Indonesia, Tropical Cyclone Seroja continues to strengthen with plans to to impact Western Australia in the coming days. CNN meteorologist..

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Indonesia, East Timor flood death toll surges past 150 [Video]

Indonesia, East Timor flood death toll surges past 150

Search and rescue teams in Indonesia are racing to find more than 70 people who are still missing.

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At least 76 killed in Indonesia, E Timor floods, landslides [Video]

At least 76 killed in Indonesia, E Timor floods, landslides

Dozens more still missing after Cyclone Seroja hit Indonesia and East Timor, triggering flash floods and landslides.

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Nearly 100 dead in Indonesia, East Timor floods, dozens missing [Video]

Nearly 100 dead in Indonesia, East Timor floods, dozens missing

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Flash floods and landslides in Indonesia kill dozens [Video]

Flash floods and landslides in Indonesia kill dozens

Multiple disasters caused by torrential rain in eastern Indonesia have killed at least 55 people and displaced thousands, the country’s disaster relief agency has said.Mud tumbled from surrounding..

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Indonesia: At least 44 killed by flash floods and landslides [Video]

Indonesia: At least 44 killed by flash floods and landslides

Mud inundated homes, while bridges and roads in the eastern end of Flores Island destroyed.

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Fear of violence in Indonesia looms over Easter Holy Week [Video]

Fear of violence in Indonesia looms over Easter Holy Week

Security forces have cracked down on violent networks in recent years and made arrests.

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Indonesia recovers cockpit voice recorder of Sriwijaya Air jet [Video]

Indonesia recovers cockpit voice recorder of Sriwijaya Air jet

Recorder is crucial in helping investigators understand the actions taken by the pilots as the plane experienced an imbalance in engine thrust.

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Hundreds evacuated amid fire at oil refinery in Indonesia [Video]

Hundreds evacuated amid fire at oil refinery in Indonesia

At least 500 people were evacuated from a nearby village after a massive fire broke out at a refinery in Indonesia’s West Java province.

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Suicide attack rocks Indonesia church, several wounded [Video]

Suicide attack rocks Indonesia church, several wounded

At least 14 people wounded after attackers detonate explosives outside a packed church during Palm Sunday Mass.

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Suicide bomb targets Mass in Indonesia, 20 wounded [Video]

Suicide bomb targets Mass in Indonesia, 20 wounded

The attack took place at the Sacred Heart of Jesus Cathedral in Makassar, the capital of South Sulawesi province.

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14 injured in suicide attack targeting Palm Sunday Mass in Indonesia [Video]

14 injured in suicide attack targeting Palm Sunday Mass in Indonesia

A suicide bomber blew himself up outside a packed Roman Catholic cathedral on Indonesia’s Sulawesi island during a Palm Sunday Mass, wounding at least 14 people, police said.The attack came as..

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Indonesia unemployment soars amid COVID outbreak [Video]

Indonesia unemployment soars amid COVID outbreak

Official data in Jakarta does not account for informal unregistered workers, whose hours have been reduced or cut entirely.

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Bali tourism collapse: Residents rethink island's future [Video]

Bali tourism collapse: Residents rethink island's future

The Indonesian government is trying to encourage domestic tourism.

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Rescuers arrive at deadly bus crash site in Indonesia [Video]

Rescuers arrive at deadly bus crash site in Indonesia

A bus carrying school children and parents returning from an excursion plunged into a ravine on the Indonesian island of Java killing 27 people, the country’s transportation ministry said. There were..

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Timelapse shows multiple eruptions of Indonesia's volcano [Video]

Timelapse shows multiple eruptions of Indonesia's volcano

Indonesia's Mount Sinabung volcano sent a cloud of hot ash as high as 3.1 miles in its first big eruption since August last year, the country's volcanology center said.

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Rescuers hunt for survivors after Indonesia landslide [Video]

Rescuers hunt for survivors after Indonesia landslide

Rescue teams in Indonesia's Central Sulawesi province searched for survivors on Thursday after a landslide in an illegal gold mining area killed six people, the search and rescue agency said.

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Indonesia searches for missing after deadly gold mine collapse [Video]

Indonesia searches for missing after deadly gold mine collapse

At least six people have died and several are missing after a landslide at an illegal gold mine in Indonesia's central Sulawesi province.

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Myanmar junta's top diplomat in talks with Thailand, Indonesia [Video]

Myanmar junta's top diplomat in talks with Thailand, Indonesia

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Protests in Myanmar amid flurry of Southeast Asian diplomacy [Video]

Protests in Myanmar amid flurry of Southeast Asian diplomacy

Indonesia’s Foreign Minister Retno Marsudi trying to build regional coalition on coup, as military’s top diplomat heads to Thailand.

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Russian fugitive on the run re-captured in Bali [Video]

Russian fugitive on the run re-captured in Bali

Indonesian police and immigration officials have recaptured a Russian fugitive in Bali, wanted on an INTERPOL red notice, who had escaped detention for 13 days, officials said on Wednesday. Emily..

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Indonesia floods ruin crops, experts blame land degradation [Video]

Indonesia floods ruin crops, experts blame land degradation

Indonesia’s Farmers and environmentalists say land degradation is to blame for the worsening flooding.

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Drone footage of flood-hit Indonesian capital [Video]

Drone footage of flood-hit Indonesian capital

The Indonesian capital and its surrounding cities were hit by severe flooding on Saturday, forcing at least a thousand people to flee their homes.

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At least 76 people killed in floods and landslides as tropical cyclone hits Indonesia and East Timor

at least 76 people killed in floods and landslides as tropical cyclone hits indonesia and east timor
At least 76 people have been killed and thousands displaced by flash floods and landslides following a tropical cyclone in Indonesia and East Timor, according to officials.
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Indonesian navy divers recover Sriwijaya Air jet's cockpit voice recorder

indonesian navy divers recover sriwijaya air jet's cockpit voice recorder
Navy divers in Indonesia have recovered the voice recorder from the cockpit of the Sriwijaya Air jet that crashed into the Java Sea in January.
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Newlyweds identified as Indonesian church suicide bomb attackers

A newly married couple with suspected militant links have been identified as the attackers who carried out a suicide bombing outside a Roman Catholic cathedral in Indonesia.
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Facebook plans undersea cables to connect southeast Asia and America

facebook plans undersea cables to connect southeast asia and america
Facebook is planning two undersea cables to connect Singapore, Indonesia and North America in a bid to boost internet connection capacity between the regions.
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All England Open: Indonesia squad withdraw from competition

Indonesia's badminton squad withdraw from the All England Open after being contacted by the NHS Test and Trace service.
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Dozens dead after school bus plunges into ravine in Indonesia

dozens dead after school bus plunges into ravine in indonesia
Twenty-seven people have been killed after a bus carrying children and some parents plunged into a ravine in Indonesia.
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Six killed and one missing after illegal gold mine in Indonesia collapses

six killed and one missing after illegal gold mine in indonesia collapses
Six people have been killed after an illegal gold mine in Indonesia's Sulawesi island collapsed on nearly two dozen people working inside.
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UN Calls for Release of People Detained for Being Gay in Indonesia After Public Flogging

The United Nations is calling out Indonesia following the public flogging of 2 men accused of having gay sex ... and demanding the release of everyone detained on the basis of their sexual orientation...
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Indonesia vaccine rollout bucks trend by targeting younger generations

indonesia vaccine rollout bucks trend by targeting younger generations
With shaking hands, broadcast live to the nation, a doctor administered Indonesia's first COVID-19 vaccination.
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Relative asks for prayers as he awaits news of family on board crashed Indonesian plane

relative asks for prayers as he awaits news of family on board crashed indonesian plane
A desperate relative hoping survivors will be found following a plane crash in Indonesia has urged people to pray for his family as he awaits news.
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PM Modi condoles loss of lives in Indonesia plane crash

The plane lost contact soon after the takeoff, has crashed in water not far from Jakarta on Saturday, Xinhua reported citing local TV.
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PM Modi extends condolences to families of Indonesian plane crash victims


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Possible black box signal detected in search for missing Boeing 737-500 jet

possible black box signal detected in search for missing boeing 737-500 jet
Authorities believe they have located the missing Boeing 737-500 jet that crashed in Indonesia with 62 people on board.
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Boeing plane missing in Indonesia after losing 'more than 10,000ft in less than a minute'

boeing plane missing in indonesia after losing 'more than 10,000ft in less than a minute'
A search and rescue operation is under way in Indonesia after contact was lost with a Boeing 737-500 plane on a local flight.
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Search and rescue operation in Indonesia after contact was lost with Boeing plane

A search and rescue operation is under way in Indonesia after contact was lost with a Boeing 737-500 plane on a local flight.
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Radical cleric linked to Bali bombings that killed 28 Britons is freed

radical cleric linked to bali bombings that killed 28 britons is freed
A radical cleric linked to the Bali bombings has been released from an Indonesian prison.
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Wheels up for trip to India, Sri Lanka, Maldives, Indonesia: Pompeo

US Secretary of State Michael Pompeo on Sunday boarded the flight for the trip to India for the third edition of the two-plus-two ministerial dialogue, that begins in New Delhi. The visit comes a week..
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Indonesia: Chinese prisoner on death row digs 100-feet tunnel to escape from jail cell; manhunt on

Jailbreaks are said to be common in Indonesia with most of the jail poorly staffed.
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Malaysia to bar long-term pass holders from India, Indonesia, Philippines


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Indonesian Volcano, Mount Sinabung, Erupts & Shoots Ash 3 Miles High

A volcano in Indonesia exploded in spectacular fashion this week, sending a tower of ash flying three miles high ... leaving surrounding villages and communities shrouded in darkness. Mount Sinabung..
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Lord Ram revered in many countries like Indonesia, temple will inspire humanity: PM Modi


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India may give Indonesia BrahMos missiles


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Indonesian defence minister to pay three-day India visit


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Tabliighis start leaving India, first batch of 21 boarded flight for Indonesia


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Visas of 2,679 of 2,765 foreign tablighis cancelled, Centre tells SC

The Union government has cancelled visas of 2,679 foreigners, majority from Bangladesh and Indonesia, for indulging in tablighi activities impermissible under the tourist visa granted to them and said..
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Moving troops from Europe to counter Chinese threat to India: US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo

Pompeo said that the ruling Chinese Communist Party was posing a threat to India, Vietnam, Malaysia, Indonesia, adding that the "US military is postured appropriately to meet the challenges."
DNA - Published

Indonesian court finds seven Papuan men guilty of treason

An Indonesian court found seven Papuan men guilty of treason on Wednesday in a high-profile trial closely watched as an indicator of political freedoms in the world's third-largest democracy.
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Indonesia reports 1,031 new coronavirus infections; Southeast Asia's highest case total

Indonesia reported 1,031 new coronavirus infections on Wednesday taking the total to 41,431 and overtaking Singapore with the highest number of COVID-19 cases in Southeast Asia.
Reuters - Published

Indonesian court expected to give verdict in West Papua treason trial

An Indonesian court is expected to deliver a verdict on Wednesday in a high-profile trial of seven West Papuans accused of treason, in a case that has drawn concern about deteriorating political..
Reuters - Published

Escalating intimidation, threats, ahead of high-profile treason verdict, Indonesian rights groups say

Rights groups in Indonesia have complained of escalating intimidation and security threats in the run-up to the verdict in a high-profile treason trial against seven West Papuans that is expected on..
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India, with 12 nations, leads initiative at UN to counter misinformation on Covid-19

On the initiative by Australia, Chile, France, Georgia, India, Indonesia, Latvia, Lebanon, Mauritius, Mexico, Norway, Senegal and South Africa, a total of 132 member states endorsed a cross-regional..
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Malaysia bars citizens from haj pilgrimage on coronavirus fears

Malaysia said on Thursday its citizens would be barred from making the haj pilgrimage this year due to concerns over the new coronavirus, following in the steps of neighbouring Indonesia, which is also..
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Indonesia's hundreds of suspected child virus deaths highlight danger

Hundreds of children in Indonesia are believed to have died from COVID-19, giving the Southeast Asian country one of the world's highest rates of child deaths from the novel coronavirus that experts..
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Indonesia coronavirus-related deaths reach 2,000, official says

Indonesia reported 979 new coronavirus infections and 41 new deaths on Thursday, taking the total number of cases to 35,295 and fatalities to 2,000, health ministry official Achmad Yurianto said.
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Indonesia reports biggest daily rise in coronavirus infections

Indonesia reported on Wednesday its biggest daily increase in coronavirus cases for a second successive day, with 1,241 new infections, taking its total to 34,316.
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Indonesia resumes domestic air travel, coronavirus cases jump

Indonesia has resumed domestic flights for all passengers provided airlines operate at 70% capacity and follow strict rules brought into force on Tuesday, when the country announced its biggest daily..
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Indonesia says quake hits south of Buru island, no tsunami risk

An earthquake with a 6.0 magnitude struck south of Buru Island in the Moluccas Islands province in eastern Indonesia, the country's meteorology, climatology and geophysical agency (BMKG) said on..
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Indonesia reports 672 new coronavirus infections, 50 deaths

Indonesia on Sunday reported 672 new coronavirus infections, taking the total to 31,186, said a health ministry official.
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