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Rescuers hope for miracle as Indonesia mine search continues | Ap Wire

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — An official overseeing a grueling rescue at a collapsed Indonesian gold mine says the voices of dozens of trapped miners are no longer being heard as …

Voices go silent at Indonesian mine

Rescuers stand at the entrance of a collapsed mine in Bolaang Mongondow, North Sulawesi, where dozens remain trapped in the debris. (AP Photo) JAKARTA: An official overseeing a gruelling rescue …

Trapped miners feared dead in Indonesia Video

Trapped miners feared dead in Indonesia CNN Hopes for the survival of about three dozen miners trapped in a collapsed illegal gold mine in Indonesia have severely diminished as oxygen …

Unspoken challenges of Asean: Jakarta Post contributor, SE Asia News & Top Stories

JAKARTA (THE JAKARTA POST/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) – According to the alphabetic rules set for the annual rotation of the Asean chair, Thailand is to steward the grouping through 2019 in …

Three-day US-Asean Partnership Forum kicks off in Jakarta on Monday, SE Asia News & Top Stories

JAKARTA – The challenges confronting the United States and Asean – including natural disasters, the scourge of ISIS, maritime tensions and rising populism – and how both sides can work …

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Travel to europe the Islamic way

Jakarta (ANTARA News) – Trips to European countries can be done while observing Islamic practices and can also introduce travellers to the close relationship between the Islamic world and Europe …

Taiwan`s percussion group performs at Salihara International Festival

Jakarta (ANTARA News) – Taiwan`s Ju Percussion Group (JPG) performed in Komunitas Salihara Arts Center in Jakarta on Tuesday night as part of the Indonesian Salihara International Performing Arts Festival …

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Prince Abdul Aziz ALFAISAL to be nominated as ISSF president

The General Assembly of the Islamic Solidarity Sports Federation (ISSF) will be holding its extraordinary meeting in Jeddah on Monday to elect new president of board of directors of ISSF, …

Indonesian representatives progress to Malaysia Open quarter-finals

Six representatives from Indonesia blazed a trail into the quarter-finals of the 2019 Celcom Axiata Malaysia Open badminton tournament at Axiata Arena, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. According to the BWF official …

Three Indonesian representatives qualify for the 2019 Swiss Open semifinals

Indonesia has succeeded in sending three representatives to compete in the 2019 Swiss Open Super 300 badminton tournament for the mixed doubles, men's doubles, and men's singles events. The Garuda …

jokowi urges young garuda squad to keep championship spirit alive

President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) fulfilled his promise to receive the Young Garuda Squad`s members here on Thursday, urging them to keep their championship spirit alive. The Young Garuda Squad`s entourage …

Weightlifting – Indonesia`s Eko wins gold from world championships 2019

Indonesian weightlifter Eko Yuli Irawan took home a gold medal from the World Weightlifting Championships held in Fuzhou, capital of China`s Fujian province, from February 22 to 27. "Eko won …

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Jokowi deems track record vital to leading nation

Jakarta (ANTARA) – Presidential candidate number 01 Joko Widodo (Jokowi) laid weightage on track record in politics as a key aspect to leading Indonesia. Addressing several thousand supporters thronging the …

Minister confirms computer-based exam conducted 24 times

Jakarta (ANTARA) – Research, Technology, and Higher Education Minister Mohamad Nasir revealed that the Computer-Based Written Test (UTBK) for university students admission was held 24 times but candidates could only …

Thousand Donggala residents ready to make Jokowi-Ma’ruf victorious

Donggala, Sulawesi Tengah (ANTARA) – Several thousand residents of Donggala, Central Sulawesi, attending the open campaign rally of National Democratic Party (NasDem) in Kabonga Village field, Friday, expressed willingness to …

Jokowi-Prabowo’s concrete offer at last debate with bated breath

Bogor, W Java (ANTARA) – Saturday evening will witness the final clash of titans — presidential and vice-presidential pairs — as they go the whole hog to cement a strong …

SOE Ministry breaks MURI record on 21st anniversary commemoration

Semarang, C Java (ANTARA) – The State-Owned Enterprises (SOE) Ministry managed to break the Indonesian World Record Museum (MURI) record in three categories during a thanksgiving event to mark the …