Coffee-Vietnamese farmers sell; Indonesia demand up ahead of Ramadan

* Vietnam still has 35-40 pct beans left from previous harvest * Indonesia mini harvest on | Thursday, Apr 19 2018 IST

- An increase in London prices prompted Vietnamese farmers to sell more coffee, while Indonesia's premiums stayed flat during a mini harvest season on solid domestic demand, traders said on Thursday.

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Hundreds flee homes as 4.4 magnitude quake strikes Indonesia

JAKARTA | Thursday, Apr 19 2018 IST

A shallow earthquake brought down hundreds of poorly built buildings in Indonesia, forcing more than 2,000 people to flee their homes, rescue officials said on Thursday. The 4.4 magnitude quake hit th

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2 killed in Indonesia quake

Jakarta |Thursday, 2018 8:45:04 AM IST

A shallow earthquake measuring 4.4 on the Richter scale hit Central Java region in Indonesia killing at least two persons, a disaster agency official said on Thursday.

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Indonesia to release impounded yacht sought over 1MDB case-police

By Agustinus Beo Da Costa JAKARTA | Tuesday, Apr 17 2018 IST

An Indonesian court ruled on Tuesday that a luxury yacht linked to a corruption scandal at a Malaysian state fund was wrongfully impounded in Bali at the request of U.S. authorities and ordered the ve

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Indonesia MPs grill Facebook officials on data breaches

By Cindy Silviana JAKARTA | Tuesday, Apr 17 2018 IST

A Facebook official apologised to Indonesian members of parliament on Tuesday during a five-hour grilling at a public hearing on issues ranging from the misuse of personal data to the oversight of con

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Bridge collapse kills 2 in Indonesia

Jakarta |Tuesday, 2018 4:15:04 PM IST

Rescuers discovered the bodies of two truck drivers and were searching for other missing people after a bridge fell down in Indonesia's East Java province on Tuesday, a disaster management agency offi

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Indonesia set for repeat contest in 2019 presidential poll

By Agustinus Beo Da Costa and Ed Davies JAKARTA | Thursday, Apr 12 2018 IST

Former Indonesian general Prabowo Subianto has accepted the endorsement of the main opposition party to stand as a candidate in a presidential election next year, setting the stage for a rematch with

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From Kashmir to Indonesia, NGO involves mothers to counter radicalisation (Feature)

Casablanca (Morocco) |Friday, 2018 12:15:04 PM IST

With the growing threat of terrorism-linked radicalisation across countries, an international NGO has initiated a campaign across Europe and other countries to involve mothers and women to be the firs

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