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Entertainment 08:07 pm
'Queer Eye' season two launches globally on Netflix June 15
Netflix has announced that "Queer Eye" will be back for a second season on June 15.
BREAKING: Indonesia passes stronger antiterrorism law
After years of protracted deliberations, the House of Representatives passed on Friday a revision to...
Attempt to smuggle 4.5 kg of crystal meth from Malaysia thwarted
The Riau Narcotics Agency (BNNP) has arrested an alleged drug dealer and confiscated 4.5 kilograms o...
News 07:09 pm
Chinese tourists back in South Korea's Myeongdong shopping district
The streets of Myeongdong are once again bustling with Chinese tourists, thanks to a thaw in relatio...
City 07:09 pm
Teenager who threatened Jokowi in video named suspect
A 16-year-old boy who threatened to shoot President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo in a video that...
Entertainment 06:30 pm
Bollywood actress Kajol unveils wax figure at Madame Tussauds Singapore
Bollywood actress Kajol unveiled on Thursday her wax figure at Madame Tussauds Singapore, the newest...
Entertainment 06:00 pm
BTS says ‘competition within group’ is its driving force
“We could have made music that is similar to our past work, but the thing is, we have a compet...
National 05:50 pm
Aman Abdurrahman losing influence among IS supporters: Analyst
Aman Abdurrahman, the pro-Islamic State (IS) cleric who is facing the death penalty for allegedly in...
People 05:48 pm
'Local culture is my specialty': Dimas Djayadiningrat
Incorporating qasidah, which is a form of performance very close to the Islamic community, Dimas was...
World 05:40 pm
France arrests two spies for passing secrets to China
Two former French spies have been arrested and face treason charges after being accused of passing s...
Business 05:37 pm
Bank Indonesia projects 5.2 percent growth in 2018
Bank Indonesia (BI) expects the Indonesian economy to expand by 5.2 percent this year on the back of...
Entertainment 05:29 pm
Danny Boyle to direct new Bond film out in October 2019
Oscar-winning filmmaker Danny Boyle will direct the next James Bond film, with actor Daniel Craig re...
Business 05:24 pm
Kertajati airport ready for Idul Fitri exodus but not haj
Kertajati International Airport in Majalengka, West Java, started operating on Thursday. It is the s...
Entertainment 04:25 pm
Things to know about Celine Dion’s concert in Indonesia
Celine Dion's concert in Indonesia is less than two months away, so here are several facts about...
City 04:21 pm
New website seeks to engage Jakartans in city development
The Jakarta administration has engaged a startup company, PT Beride Karya Indonesia (BERiDE), to pro...
Lifestyle 04:05 pm
In Moroccan desert, meteorite hunters seek to strike it rich
Celestial treasure hunters roam Morocco's southern desert, braving the searing heat to scour the...
World 03:51 pm
Indian child dies from mother's 'snake bite' breast milk
An Indian woman who was bitten by a snake in her sleep and unknowingly breastfed poisoned milk to he...
World 03:45 pm
Mixed reactions in Singapore to Trump-Kim summit cancellation
The Singaporean government expressed its regret that the much anticipated summit between t...
Business 03:39 pm
Fiscal incentives to be automatically granted under OSS: Minister
Coordinating Economic Minister Darmin Nasution said under the online single submission (OSS) system,...
Entertainment 03:07 pm
Weinstein expected to 'surrender' to NY authorities Friday
Disgraced Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein is expected to turn himself in to New York police on Frid...
National 03:01 pm
New Terrorism Law no silver bullet, says rights researcher
The newly passed Terrorism Law will not immediately resolve core problems in the country's ...
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- Another phreatic eruption reported at Mt. Merapi
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- Government is representation of God on earth: State Palace official
- BTS’ new album shows what truly matters
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- France arrests two spies for passing secrets to China
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