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World 06:09 pm
Ten-year-old India rape victim gives birth to baby girl
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Entertainment 06:05 pm
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City 05:26 pm
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The first-ever skytrain, or automated people mover system (APMS), at Soekarno-Hatta International Ai...
City 05:08 pm
Jakarta teens made to sing national anthem for holding weapons
Jakarta Police allowed six youths held for the possession of sharp weapons to go home only after the...
News 05:04 pm
Aceh International Halal Food Festival 2017 to focus on certification
Apart from using halal ingredients, a halal-certified food should also consider other elements such ...
Science & Tech 05:02 pm
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World 04:30 pm
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City 03:47 pm
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Former Jakarta governor Basuki Tjahaja "Ahok" Purnama was not allowed to join a flag-hoist...
World 03:46 pm
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The Philippines announced Thursday it would host the2019 Southeast Asian (SEA) Games, just...
Politics 03:31 pm
Jokowi promotes diversity through traditional dress code
President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo said that the cultural costume dress code for the Indepen...
World 03:05 pm
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World 02:47 pm
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World 02:12 pm
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News 02:06 pm
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News 01:08 pm
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Dangdut singer Fitri Carlina is going to launch her own celebrity cake brand called Banyuwangi Savan...
Food 10:35 am
Independence Day recipe: Raffles Jakarta's 'tahu gejrot' salad
Tahu gejrot (fried tofu in sweet spicy sauce) is a traditional snack from Cirebon, West Java.
Science & Tech 10:05 am
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