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Zahra Matarani

Indonesia tsunami survivors hold vigil at Christmas mass

25 Dec 2018

CARITA, Indonesia It was a solemn Christmas for the congregation in Indonesia's Carita, a seaside town left reeling from the tsunami that has killed over 400 people and devastated the western coast of Java, as many churchgoers have fled the area for fear of further disasters.

Indonesia tsunami survivors hold vigil at Christmas mass

25 Dec 2018

CARITA, Indonesia It was a solemn Christmas for the congregation in Indonesia's Carita, a seaside town left reeling from the tsunami that has killed over 400 people and devastated the western coast of Java, as many churchgoers have fled the area for fear of further disasters.

Asian Games: Some grumbles over tickets, transport as Indonesia works on fixes

20 Aug 2018

JAKARTA Some spectators had complaints ranging from problems with the ticketing systems to transport arrangements on the third day of competition at the 18th Asian Games as organisers in Indonesia pledged quick fixes.

Asian Games: Indonesia's 'Minions' aim for badminton glory

13 Aug 2018

JAKARTA Affectionately dubbed the "Minions" after the little yellow creatures from the 2015 animated movie, diminutive badminton duo Marcus Gideon and Kevin Sukamuljo will hope to stand tall and win gold for hosts Indonesia at the Asian Games this month.

Indonesian startup wages war on plastic with edible seaweed cups

23 Nov 2017

JAKARTA Jakarta food and beverages retailer Ong Tek Tjan sells ice cream in cups his customers can eat afterwards, instead of throwing away - they are made from seaweed and taste like jelly, in flavors from peppermint to green tea. | Video

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