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# indonesia - Monday 27 April, 2015

Australia's Bali Nine ringleaders will die tomorrow despite corruption claims
# Death Sentence
# Death Sentence

Australia's Bali Nine ringleaders will die tomorrow despite corruption claims

Apr 27th 2015, 10:59 AM 19,995 Views 95 Comments

The pair’s sentencing judge allegedly asked for huge bribes in return for lighter penalties.

# indonesia - Tuesday 21 April, 2015

Young US couple found guilty of murdering woman found in a suitcase
# Gruesome
# Gruesome

Young US couple found guilty of murdering woman found in a suitcase

Apr 21st 2015, 2:13 PM 19,688 Views 19 Comments

The two have been given long jail terms by a court today for the ‘sadistic’ murder of the woman’s mother.

# indonesia - Monday 6 April, 2015

Two of Australia's 'Bali Nine' drug smugglers just lost their death-row appeals
# No Reprieve
# No Reprieve

Two of Australia's 'Bali Nine' drug smugglers just lost their death-row appeals

Apr 6th 2015, 8:25 AM 20,173 Views 45 Comments

The pair face the firing squad in Indonesia after their convictions.

# indonesia - Wednesday 25 March, 2015

Poll: Should countries be allowed to execute foreign citizens?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should countries be allowed to execute foreign citizens?

Mar 25th 2015, 9:03 AM 16,739 Views 86 Comments

Two Australian citizens are currently facing this situation in Indonesia.

Australian drug smugglers make last-ditch attempt to avoid death by firing squad
# Bali Nine
# Bali Nine

Australian drug smugglers make last-ditch attempt to avoid death by firing squad

Mar 25th 2015, 8:13 AM 17,923 Views 52 Comments

Australians Myuran Sukumaran and Andrew Chan, the ringleaders of the so-called “Bali Nine” drug trafficking gang, were sentenced to death in 2006 for trying to smuggle heroin out of Indonesia.

# indonesia - Wednesday 18 March, 2015

Search for AirAsia crash victims is called off
# Tragedy
# Tragedy

Search for AirAsia crash victims is called off

Mar 18th 2015, 7:20 AM 15,072 Views 2 Comments

106 have been found so far.

# indonesia - Friday 6 March, 2015

Australia complains after Indonesian police take pictures with men scheduled to die by firing squad
# Bali Nine
# Bali Nine

Australia complains after Indonesian police take pictures with men scheduled to die by firing squad

Mar 6th 2015, 7:33 AM 29,032 Views 65 Comments

The executions could be delayed up to 10 days.

# indonesia - Thursday 5 March, 2015

Australia makes last-ditch effort to save two drug-smugglers from firing squad
# Bali Nine
# Bali Nine

Australia makes last-ditch effort to save two drug-smugglers from firing squad

Mar 5th 2015, 7:54 AM 18,909 Views 57 Comments

Tony Abbott is trying to arrange a prisoner swap with Indonesian authorities.

# indonesia - Tuesday 24 February, 2015

Over £16k raised online for Derry woman who collapsed in Indonesia
# Indonesia
# Indonesia

Over £16k raised online for Derry woman who collapsed in Indonesia

Feb 24th 2015, 9:00 PM 23,920 Views 13 Comments

Lisa Orsi plays for the local GAA team the Singapore Gaelic Lions.

# indonesia - Monday 23 February, 2015

GAA team of Derry woman who collapsed in Indonesia: 'Lisa's condition isn't good'
# Lisa Orsi
# Lisa Orsi

GAA team of Derry woman who collapsed in Indonesia: 'Lisa's condition isn't good'

Feb 23rd 2015, 8:12 AM 37,288 Views 29 Comments

The family of 22-year-old Lisa Orsi have flown out to Asia.

# indonesia - Friday 13 February, 2015

Indonesian Muslim clerics angered by Valentine's Day condoms
# Fatwa
# Fatwa

Indonesian Muslim clerics angered by Valentine's Day condoms

Feb 13th 2015, 8:00 PM 16,592 Views 63 Comments

“We have long rejected the condomisation of our society.”

# indonesia - Thursday 22 January, 2015

Bodies found belted to seats near AirAsia crash site
# Flight QZ8501
# Flight QZ8501

Bodies found belted to seats near AirAsia crash site

Jan 22nd 2015, 8:04 AM 15,876 Views 10 Comments

The five bodies were found ‘buried in mud’.

# indonesia - Monday 12 January, 2015

AirAsia plane 'exploded' as it hit the sea
# Black Box
# Black Box

AirAsia plane 'exploded' as it hit the sea

Jan 12th 2015, 8:45 AM 17,328 Views 7 Comments

Cabin pressure caused flight QZ8501 to explode as it hit the waters of the Java Sea.

# indonesia - Saturday 10 January, 2015

Crashed AirAsia plane: Tail recovered from seabed --- but black box recorder still missing
# Java Sea
# Java Sea

Crashed AirAsia plane: Tail recovered from seabed --- but black box recorder still missing

Jan 10th 2015, 9:30 AM 7,569 Views 3 Comments

The Airbus jet, carrying 162 people, went missing in stormy weather on 28 December.

# indonesia - Monday 5 January, 2015

Icy weather likely "triggering factor" of AirAsia crash
# Java Sea
# Java Sea

Icy weather likely "triggering factor" of AirAsia crash

Jan 5th 2015, 8:18 AM 8,532 Views 6 Comments

Search teams have expanded their operation in the Java Sea as they race to find bodies and wreckage from the crashed AirAsia flight.

# indonesia - Thursday 1 January, 2015

First victim of doomed AirAsia flight buried
# Indonesia
# Indonesia

First victim of doomed AirAsia flight buried

Jan 1st 2015, 9:05 PM 25,841 Views 35 Comments

Nine bodies have been recovered so far.

# indonesia - Wednesday 31 December, 2014

Seven AirAsia bodies recovered - but the weather's still hampering recovery
# Tragedy
# Tragedy

Seven AirAsia bodies recovered - but the weather's still hampering recovery

Dec 31st 2014, 1:00 PM 10,239 Views 0 Comments

The flight crashed in the Java Sea earlier this week.

# indonesia - Tuesday 30 December, 2014

Today's top stories in 6 seconds
# News Wrap
# News Wrap

Today's top stories in 6 seconds

Dec 30th 2014, 1:07 PM 7,917 Views 4 Comments

Don’t have time to mull over the news? Here’s everything you need to know.

Aviation experts call for compulsory 'real-time' tracking of aircraft
# AirAsia
# AirAsia

Aviation experts call for compulsory 'real-time' tracking of aircraft

Dec 30th 2014, 11:44 AM 9,962 Views 15 Comments

Experts say while real-time tracking technology will not save lives, but will significantly streamline search efforts.

# indonesia - Monday 29 December, 2014

Q&A: What happened to missing AirAsia flight QZ8501?
# Gone
# Gone

Q&A: What happened to missing AirAsia flight QZ8501?

Dec 29th 2014, 8:27 AM 21,902 Views 16 Comments

The head of the search and rescue operation has said “the hypothesis is the plane is at the bottom of the sea”.

# indonesia - Friday 26 December, 2014

Flashback: The massive devastation caused by the tsunami which tore lives apart
# Ten Years On
# Ten Years On

Flashback: The massive devastation caused by the tsunami which tore lives apart

Dec 26th 2014, 7:45 AM 11,698 Views 5 Comments

Today is the tenth anniversary of the devastating 2004 tsunami which hit thirteen countries from Africa to Thailand.

# indonesia - Sunday 14 December, 2014

Woman searches for her children among 12 family members buried in landslide
# Indonesia
# Indonesia

Woman searches for her children among 12 family members buried in landslide

Dec 14th 2014, 7:26 AM 5,248 Views 1 Comment

At least 20 people have been confirmed dead and 88 remain missing.

# indonesia - Saturday 13 December, 2014

Rescuers dig through mud after Indonesian landslide kills 8 people
# Natural Disaster
# Natural Disaster

Rescuers dig through mud after Indonesian landslide kills 8 people

Dec 13th 2014, 7:34 AM 3,408 Views 0 Comments

100 people are still unaccounted for following the landslide.

# indonesia - Wednesday 19 November, 2014

Female police recruits in Indonesia are subjected to virginity tests
# Harmful And Humiliating
# Harmful And Humiliating

Female police recruits in Indonesia are subjected to virginity tests

Nov 19th 2014, 10:06 PM 19,566 Views 64 Comments

Human rights campaigners say it’s harmful and humiliating, and must stop.

# indonesia - Monday 8 September, 2014

Two endangered elephants found dead with their tusks removed
# Indonesia
# Indonesia

Two endangered elephants found dead with their tusks removed

Sep 8th 2014, 12:59 PM 11,328 Views 22 Comments

There are fewer than 3,000 Sumatran elephants remaining in the wild.

# indonesia - Wednesday 13 August, 2014

Body of US tourist in Bali found inside suitcase allegedly dropped off by her daughter
# Grim Discovery
# Grim Discovery

Body of US tourist in Bali found inside suitcase allegedly dropped off by her daughter

Aug 13th 2014, 10:34 PM 31,069 Views 15 Comments

The daughter of the 62-year-old victim has been arrested along with her boyfriend.

# indonesia - Thursday 7 August, 2014

14-year-old girl reunited with her family after being swept away by tsunami 10 years ago
# Back Together
# Back Together

14-year-old girl reunited with her family after being swept away by tsunami 10 years ago

Aug 7th 2014, 6:30 PM 74,271 Views 49 Comments

Her mother said, ‘My heart beat so fast when I saw her. I hugged her and she hugged me back.’

# indonesia - Tuesday 27 May, 2014

The family of a previously unidentified injured Irishman in Bali have been contacted
# Indonesia
# Indonesia

The family of a previously unidentified injured Irishman in Bali have been contacted

May 27th 2014, 12:10 PM 35,818 Views 28 Comments

A Facebook campaign was launched to identify the man.

# indonesia - Tuesday 6 May, 2014

Hundreds of Irish soldiers were exposed to asbestos while serving overseas
# Lung Disease
# Lung Disease

Hundreds of Irish soldiers were exposed to asbestos while serving overseas

May 6th 2014, 6:45 AM 15,641 Views 64 Comments

However, the Defence Forces were unaware for almost ten years.

# indonesia - Friday 14 March, 2014

Column: There's a viral spread of increasingly restrictive laws curtailing human rights
# Silencing Dissent
# Silencing Dissent

Column: There's a viral spread of increasingly restrictive laws curtailing human rights

Mar 14th 2014, 7:30 PM 41 Views 22 Comments

The space in which human rights defenders can operate safely is steadily shrinking, with devastating consequences, writes Mary Lawlor.

# indonesia - Friday 14 February, 2014

In pictures: The massive volcanic eruption that killed three in Indonesia
# Disaster
# Disaster

In pictures: The massive volcanic eruption that killed three in Indonesia

Feb 14th 2014, 10:50 PM 10,810 Views 11 Comments

The ash has blanketed eastern Javanese cities forcing seven airports to close.

Two killed, hundreds of thousands flee homes as Java volcano erupts (pictures)
# Mass Evacuation
# Mass Evacuation

Two killed, hundreds of thousands flee homes as Java volcano erupts (pictures)

Feb 14th 2014, 7:51 AM 10,708 Views 6 Comments

A man and woman in their 60s were crushed to deaths, while 200,000 people in a 10km radius have been ordered to evacuate their homes.

# indonesia - Sunday 2 February, 2014

Victims engulfed in ash as volcano kills at least 15
# Eruption
# Eruption

Victims engulfed in ash as volcano kills at least 15

Feb 2nd 2014, 9:57 AM 13,547 Views 8 Comments

Victims were covered by scorching clouds during the eruption.

# indonesia - Sunday 5 January, 2014

Volcano erupts 30 times in one day
# Indonesia
# Indonesia

Volcano erupts 30 times in one day

Jan 5th 2014, 7:30 AM 10,647 Views 8 Comments

Around 20,000 people have been displaced as Mount Sinabung spews lava on Sumatra island.

# indonesia - Tuesday 31 December, 2013

Countries welcome 2014 with fireworks and celebrations
# Happy New Year
# Happy New Year

Countries welcome 2014 with fireworks and celebrations

Dec 31st 2013, 5:22 PM 9,302 Views 24 Comments

More than 1 million people gathered at the Sydney Harbour to usher in the new year.

# indonesia - Friday 8 November, 2013

People are now paying to have snakes slither all over their body
# House Of Slitherin'
From The Daily Edge
# House Of Slitherin'

People are now paying to have snakes slither all over their body

Nov 8th 2013, 6:00 PM 13,927 Views 28 Comments

‘Snake massages’ are the latest craze in an Indonesian spa.

# indonesia - Saturday 28 September, 2013

Miss Philippines crowned Miss World amid Muslim anger
# Miss World
# Miss World

Miss Philippines crowned Miss World amid Muslim anger

Sep 28th 2013, 6:12 PM 22,946 Views 122 Comments

Hundreds of Islamic radicals held a prayer session to express their anger at the contest being held in Indonesia as the event went ahead with stepped-up security.

# indonesia - Friday 30 August, 2013

VIDEO: Meet the 'walking' shark found in Indonesia
# Under The Sea
# Under The Sea

VIDEO: Meet the 'walking' shark found in Indonesia

Aug 30th 2013, 3:02 PM 11,374 Views 20 Comments

The brown and white shark pushes itself along the ocean floor, using its fins.

# indonesia - Friday 23 August, 2013

Favourite in Australian election wants to buy Indonesian "smuggler boats"
# Immigration
# Immigration

Favourite in Australian election wants to buy Indonesian "smuggler boats"

Aug 23rd 2013, 4:04 PM 6,945 Views 8 Comments

Tony Abbott wants Australia to pay “wardens” in Indonesian villages as well as bounty payments to curb immigration into Australia.