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Jakarta's Christian governor faces blasphemy probe

The Christian and ethnic Chinese governor of Jakarta, Indonesia, is to be investigated on allegations of blasphemy.

The Christian and ethnic Chinese governor of Jakarta, Indonesia, is to be investigated on allegations of blasphemy.

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Three arrested in hunt for Jakarta attackers

Anti-terrorism police in Indonesia have made three arrests after the attack in the capital Jakarta on Thursday that left seven people dead including

Anti-terrorism police in Indonesia have made three arrests after the attack in the capital Jakarta on Thursday that left seven people dead including

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Indonesian president: let's not be cowed by attacks

Indonesian President Joko Widodo urged people not to be cowed by the gun and bomb attacks that rocked the capital Jakarta on Thursday.

Indonesian President Joko Widodo urged people not to be cowed by the gun and bomb attacks that rocked the capital Jakarta on Thursday.

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Terror hits Indonesia

Militants launched a gun and bomb assault in the center of the Indonesian capital on Thursday, killing at least six people, police said, in an attack

Militants launched a gun and bomb assault in the center of the Indonesian capital on Thursday, killing at least six people, police said, in an attack

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ISIL claim responsibility for deadly Jakarta gun and bomb attacks

A series of gun and bomb attacks has caused terror in the centre of the Indonesian capital Jakarta, leaving several people dead – including a number

A series of gun and bomb attacks has caused terror in the centre of the Indonesian capital Jakarta, leaving several people dead – including a number

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Indonesia prepares firing squad for 10 inmates on death row

Indonesia has begun preparations for the execution of 10 inmates on death row. The 10 have been found guilty of various drug-related offences

Indonesia has begun preparations for the execution of 10 inmates on death row. The 10 have been found guilty of various drug-related offences

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Indonesia rejects appeals for mercy for Australian death row inmates

Two Australian men due to be executed in Indonesia have had their appeals for clemency rejected by a Jakarta judge. Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran

Two Australian men due to be executed in Indonesia have had their appeals for clemency rejected by a Jakarta judge. Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran

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Graffiti brings school to Jakarta's street kids

All over the Indonesian capital Jakarta, volunteer teachers are teaming up with local graffiti artists to try and bring school to the city’s many

All over the Indonesian capital Jakarta, volunteer teachers are teaming up with local graffiti artists to try and bring school to the city’s many

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Indonesia: commuter train in deadly collision with fuel lorry

At least seven people have been killed and scores injured after a packed commuter train collided with a lorry carrying gas cannisters in

At least seven people have been killed and scores injured after a packed commuter train collided with a lorry carrying gas cannisters in

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Indonesia's Grand Wedding Expo kicks off

They might not be to everyone’s taste, but if you’re in the mood to get married, and you’re Indonesian, the latest stunning creations in white

They might not be to everyone’s taste, but if you’re in the mood to get married, and you’re Indonesian, the latest stunning creations in white

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A day of protest in Jakarta

Thousands of supporters of the Indonesian Muslim political group the Prosperous and Justice Party gathered at one of Jakarta’s main landmarks on

Thousands of supporters of the Indonesian Muslim political group the Prosperous and Justice Party gathered at one of Jakarta’s main landmarks on

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Miniskirt protest in Indonesia

Women in miniskirts and tight leggings protest at discriminative remarks made by Jakarta’s governor on Sunday. He reportedly said that women should

Women in miniskirts and tight leggings protest at discriminative remarks made by Jakarta’s governor on Sunday. He reportedly said that women should

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Demonstration in support of Palestinian Territories in Jakarta

Thousands of people gathered and demonstrated against construction plans in East Jerusalem and in support of Palestinian Territories and people.

Thousands of people gathered and demonstrated against construction plans in East Jerusalem and in support of Palestinian Territories and people.

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Java Jazz Festival goes from strength to strength

The Java Jazz Festival claims to be the biggest Jazz Festival in the world today, with over 20 main stages, over 100 000 people come here over 3

The Java Jazz Festival claims to be the biggest Jazz Festival in the world today, with over 20 main stages, over 100 000 people come here over 3

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Clashes during a anti-government demonstration in Jakarta

Demostrators rallied outside the building to protest against the government’s 715 million US dollar bailout of Indonesia’s Bank Century in 2008.

Demostrators rallied outside the building to protest against the government’s 715 million US dollar bailout of Indonesia’s Bank Century in 2008.