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Ahmad Pathoni

Ahmad Pathoni

    Second quake hits Sumatra, new tsunami warning
    Second quake hits Sumatra, new tsunami warning
    A powerful earthquake measuring 8,2 struck Indonesia's Sumatra region on Wednesday, followed by a 6,6-magnitude later in the day, triggering...
    Tsunami warning after big Sumatra quake
    Tsunami warning after big Sumatra quake
    A powerful earthquake measuring 7,9 struck struck near Indonesia's Sumatra island on Wednesday, triggering tsunami warnings in Indonesia, Malaysia,...
    East Timor drowns in language soup
    East Timor drowns in language soup
    Portuguese is one of the two official languages in East Timor, but you can hardly hear it spoken in the streets of the young nation.
    Indonesia resumes search for missing plane
    Indonesia resumes search for missing plane
    Indonesian rescuers launched new sea, land and air searches on Wednesday for a missing plane with 102 people aboard after initial reports its...
    Indonesian airliner still missing, officials say
    Indonesian airliner still missing, officials say
    Senior Indonesian officials said on Tuesday reports that an airliner with 102 people on board had been found on Sulawesi island were wrong, and the...
    Quake survivors complain of slow aid
    Quake survivors complain of slow aid
    Cramped in a single tent sheltering 41 people, survivors of last month's Indonesian earthquake at this hamlet complain they receive only one meal a...
    Quake recovery efforts overshadowed by volcano
    Quake recovery efforts overshadowed by volcano
    Thousands of Indonesians, already shaken from an earthquake last month, were evacuated from the slopes of a trembling volcano as it threatened to...
    Indonesian Muslims storm Danish embassy building
    Indonesian Muslims storm Danish embassy building
    Hardline Indonesian Muslims stormed into an office block housing the Danish embassy on Friday protesting cartoons portraying the Prophet Muhammad...
    Indonesia's poor take reality TV by storm
    Indonesia's poor take reality TV by storm
    Forget jaded celebrities slumming it on the dance floor and illicit housemate sex: Indonesians are glued to reality TV programmes featuring the...
    In traffic-clogged Jakarta, monorail remains a mirage
    In traffic-clogged Jakarta, monorail remains a mirage
    Sick of being stuck in gridlocked traffic or jostled in overcrowded buses, Jakartans wonder whether their public transport dream, the city's first...
    Thirteen dead, many injured in bombing of Jakarta hotel
    Thirteen dead, many injured in bombing of Jakarta hotel
    A car bomb ripped through the American-owned JW Marriott hotel in the business district of Jakarta on Tuesday, killing at least 10 people and...