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# 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 37,286 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 16,575 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 15,862 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 17,325 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 8,531 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 25,839 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 7,915 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 9,956 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 21,890 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 11,104 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 5,240 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 3,395 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 19,562 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 11,324 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 31,055 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 74,192 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 35,799 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 15,598 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 34 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 10,809 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 10,703 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 13,542 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 10,641 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 9,297 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 13,912 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 22,928 Views 123 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 11,372 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 6,943 Views 8 Comments

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

# indonesia - Monday 12 August, 2013

Hundreds evacuated as Indonesia volcano continues to wreak havoc
# Indonesia
# Indonesia

Hundreds evacuated as Indonesia volcano continues to wreak havoc

Aug 12th 2013, 11:27 AM 6,098 Views 6 Comments

Five people were killed when the volcano erupted at the weekend.

# indonesia - Saturday 10 August, 2013

Volcano kills 5, 'shoots smoke and ash 2,000m into the air'
# Indonesia
# Indonesia

Volcano kills 5, 'shoots smoke and ash 2,000m into the air'

Aug 10th 2013, 12:34 PM 8,843 Views 31 Comments

A 5.0 earthquake hit 188km northwest of Indonesia, the US Geological Survey also said.

# indonesia - Thursday 8 August, 2013

Woman jailed after kicking maid's 'private parts'
# Singapore
# Singapore

Woman jailed after kicking maid's 'private parts'

Aug 8th 2013, 7:30 AM 16,241 Views 30 Comments

The woman was charged with multiple attacks on her maid which the judge described as “repugnant to all notions of common humanity”.

# indonesia - Friday 19 July, 2013

Australian Prime Minister: We are closed to boatpeople from today
# Refugees
# Refugees

Australian Prime Minister: We are closed to boatpeople from today

Jul 19th 2013, 10:19 AM 13,470 Views 125 Comments

“Australians have had enough of seeing people drowning in the waters to our north,” said Australia Prime Minister Kevin Rudd.

# indonesia - Friday 21 June, 2013

Helicopters 'water-bomb' Singapore to fight hazardous smoky haze
# Smog
# Smog

Helicopters 'water-bomb' Singapore to fight hazardous smoky haze

Jun 21st 2013, 8:20 PM 8,787 Views 6 Comments

Sinagpore is shrouded in haze due to forest fires on the neighbouring Indonesian island of Sumatra.

# indonesia - Wednesday 19 June, 2013

Not much of a view: Singapore's haze hits crisis levels
# Singapore
# Singapore

Not much of a view: Singapore's haze hits crisis levels

Jun 19th 2013, 7:30 PM 14,800 Views 23 Comments

The city-state’s pollution index stood at 218 today: 200 is ‘very unhealthy’, and ’300′ is hazardous…

# indonesia - Tuesday 11 June, 2013

Australia defends decision to leave asylum-seekers' bodies in Indian Ocean
# Australia
# Australia

Australia defends decision to leave asylum-seekers' bodies in Indian Ocean

Jun 11th 2013, 10:39 AM 11,641 Views 28 Comments

Up to 13 bodies were spotted in the water but were not recovered while the hunt for survivors was on and now customs off say they were now too busy rescuing other boats.

# indonesia - Tuesday 28 May, 2013

Indonesian politician's Metallica guitar seized amid concerns about corruption
# Enter Bagman?
# Enter Bagman?

Indonesian politician's Metallica guitar seized amid concerns about corruption

May 28th 2013, 10:10 PM 8,346 Views 15 Comments

Joko Widodo was given his guitar by concert promoters – but it’s feared that he may be asked to return some favours.

# indonesia - Saturday 18 May, 2013

British woman dies after drinking 'tainted alcohol'
# Indonesia
# Indonesia

British woman dies after drinking 'tainted alcohol'

May 18th 2013, 7:20 PM 19,408 Views 18 Comments

The 23-year-old was travelling with a fellow Briton through rainforest, when they drank four bottles of local whiskey.