- 6.8-magnitude quake in eastern Indonesia, no tsunami warning November 26, 2014A powerful undersea earthquake rocked eastern Indonesia on Wednesday, causing fresh panic in an area that has been hit by a series of strong tremors in recent days. No tsunami warning was issued and there were no reports of casualties or damage after the quake, which the US Geological Survey said had a magnitude of […]
- Powerful earthquake hits off eastern Indonesia November 26, 2014JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — A powerful earthquake struck off the coast of eastern Indonesia late Wednesday, prompting villagers to flee to higher ground, but officials said a tsunami was unlikely.
- Indonesia Construction Chemicals Market to Grow at Over 13% Through 2019, Says TechSci Research November 26, 2014According to the recently published report by TechSci Research, "Indonesia Construction Chemicals Market Forecast & Opportunities, 2019", the construction chemicals market in Indonesia is projected to grow at 13.6% over the next five years. Increasing investments in the construction industry is the major factor for growth in the country's construction chemicals market. The geographical location […]
- Powerful earthquake strikes off northern Indonesia November 26, 2014A powerful earthquake has struck off the coast of northern Indonesia, but officials say a tsunami is unlikely.
Compiled by Regina Salinas (November 15, 2014) Indonesian Elections Kapoor, Kanupriya. Reuters. 2014. “Indonesian President Yudhoyono Backs Direct Election of District Leaders.” September 15. [Read More]
- VIDEO: Polio workers killed in Pakistan November 26, 2014Authorities in Balochistan, Pakistan, have suspended a campaign against polio after four workers were shot dead by unidentified gunmen in the city of Quetta.
- Beijing shop 'bans Chinese people' November 26, 2014A clothes shop in the Chinese capital is embroiled in a racism row after banning locals from entering.
- Kashmir profile November 26, 2014An overview of the former princely state of Kashmir, which has been partitioned between India and Pakistan since 1947.
- Gunmen kill Pakistan polio workers November 26, 2014Four polio vaccination workers are shot dead and three injured in the south-west Pakistani city of Quetta.
- HK policemen arrested over beating November 26, 2014Seven Hong Kong policemen are arrested in connection with the beating of a pro-democracy protester in October.
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- An Ethnic Chinese Christian, Breaking Barriers in Indonesia November 23, 2014Basuki Tjahaja Purnama, the new leader of Jakarta, the capital of the most populous Muslim-majority nation, says his faith and ethnicity are not political handicaps.
- Nov. 19, 2014 — Pictures of the Day November 19, 2014Photos from Israel, Britain, Egypt and Indonesia.
- Indonesia’s Central Bank Raises Benchmark Interest Rate as Gas Prices Jump November 19, 2014The new president’s first major policy move prompted an immediate response from Bank Indonesia to fend off an expected spike in inflation.
- Chevron Criticizes Ruling by Indonesia’s Supreme Court on Corruption October 25, 2014The company’s legal team has accused the Indonesian attorney general’s office of malicious prosecution.
- A Universal Story Told in Resin October 23, 2014The Indonesian painter Arin Dwihartanto Sunaryo uses industrial production methods and the inclusion of elements like photographic images and volcanic dust within large resin panels.