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Mount Sinabung volcano erupts in Karo Regency, Indonesia

Residents ride on a motorcycle as Mount Sinabung volcano erupts in Karo Regency, Indonesia’s North Sumatra province.


US Embassy celebrates 4th of July earlier out of respect for Ramadhan

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YGTBSM the ambassador decided to celebrate American Independence on June 4th so he would not offend Muslims.

The United States Embassy enjoyed its annual 4th of July celebration on Thursday, June 4, one month early, in order to respect the upcoming Ramadhan month, which will begin on June 17 and last for one month. 267 more words


(Pengalaman menjadi guide sahabat Jepang saya mengunjungi Jakarta selama 36 jam)

Entah karena berbakat untuk berpromosi atau memang sedang kangen kampung halaman, saya selalu membanggakan Jakarta di depan teman-teman saya, penerima Asia Peacebuilder scholarship (APS) Batch 7 tahun 2013-2014. 875 more words

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The Jakarta Post's Religious Blasphemy Case Terminated: Press Council


THE Inspection of the Chief Editor of The Jakarta Post Meidyatama Suryodiningrat (MS) as suspect in the alleged blasphemy, was delayed by Jakarta Police investigators. 396 more words


Jakarta Post: OJK to Issue Branchless Banking Rule by Year-End

The Jakarta Post recently published an article about the regulation of branchless banking in Indonesia. The Financial Services Authority (OJK) is set to issue the rule by year-end. 186 more words


Elisabeth Oktofani: Exploring the world of ‘bule’ hunters

Elisabeth Oktofani: Exploring  the world of ‘bule’  hunters

by: Novia D. Rulistia, The Jakarta Post

After dating many Caucasian guys, locally known as bule, since she was a teenager, 27-year-old writer Elisabeth Oktofani settled down when she married a Canadian three years ago. 873 more words


#TBTB #TBT - "Indonesian Hatred in America"

Why is America . . . so dead-set on becoming like Indonesia in their ridiculous hate-speech legislation?”

“Hate Speech” is a phrase created by people who want to keep others from disagreeing with them. 

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