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Displaced for different beliefs

Editorial Board The Jakarta Post

Jakarta | Tue, May 22, 2018 | 

An Ahmadiyah follower says Friday prayers on the street in Bukit Duri Tanjakan, South Jakarta, on Friday, June 12, 2015, while several local people look on. 486 more words

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Johann Peries- the second Sri Lankan to summit Mt Everest

Sri Lanka’s Johann Peries successfully summited Mt. Everest today, becoming the 2nd Sri Lankan to summit Mt. Everest.

Peries successfully summited Mt. Everest at 5.55 am Nepal time. 21 more words

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Everything you need to know about tailors in Hoi An

Before we visited Hoi An for the first time a good friend told me all about having clothes made by a local tailor. When Matt and I arrived, I was really excited to find a tailor and have some gorgeous new clothes custom made to fit my body. 1,854 more words

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Pakistan heatwave kills 65 people in Karachi - welfare organization

By Saad Sayeed

ISLAMABAD (Reuters) – A heatwave has killed 65 people in Pakistan’s southern city of Karachi over the past three days, a social welfare organization said on Tuesday, amid fears the death toll could climb as the high temperatures persist. 349 more words

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Mongolia's reindeer herders fear lost identity under hunting ban

By Thomas Peter and Natalie Thomas

TSAGAANNUUR, Mongolia (Reuters) – Erdenebat Chuluu, a nomadic herder, shouts words of encouragement to the reindeer he is riding. 517 more words

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Meet Bam - Compassion International in Thailand AND Clean Water Birthday Celebrations

November 17, 2016 – My phone vibrated with a text message – they were on their way!  I quickly finished my breakfast at the hostel in Bangkok and excitedly went outside to wait for them to pull up.  1,117 more words

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