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Family of OFW due for head surgery appeals for help

Sun, 23 Jul 2017 20:46:38 GMT

THE family of a pregnant overseas Filipino worker, who suffered a stroke and is now due for a costly head operation in Singapore is appealing for help. Leona Wal last week aired the appeal of son Walter for financial assistance for wife Liezl, 32, who is 17 weeks pregnant to undergo an operation at the Singapore General Hospital to remove the veins that caused her hemorrhagic stroke last July 2. The second operation will cost 100,000 Singapore dollars or P3.5 million.

East Timor vote results show Fretilin winning largest share

Sun, 23 Jul 2017 11:45:49 GMT

By Associated Press Dili, East Timor- Preliminary results from East Timor's parliamentary election show the largest party in the national unity government has lost support and the leftist Fretilin emerging as the biggest beneficiary but neither winning enough votes to govern alone. An electoral worker shows a ballot paper as votes are counted during the parliamentary election in Dili, East Timor.

Art Stage Jakarta rolls out fair programme for 2017

Sun, 23 Jul 2017 05:11:48 GMT

PanARMENIAN.Net - Art Stage Jakarta , Indonesia's premium international art fair, announced its full programme for the second edition of the Fair in Jakarta. In 2017, Art Stage Jakarta includes a stellar lineup of leading Indonesian and international galleries; cutting-edge art projects by Indonesian, Southeast Asian and European artists; events and activities that go beyond the fairground and the launch of an art award recognising the very best of the Indonesian art world.

Mudder Mystery: Killer mud volcano still baffles experts

Sun, 23 Jul 2017 00:44:30 GMT

THICK, hot sludge burst through the earth's crust in the middle of a city more than a decade ago. It hasn't stopped flowing since.

Indonesia to hold cross-border motorbike race near Timor Leste

Sat, 22 Jul 2017 15:37:40 GMT

An Indonesia's regency in bordering province to Timor Leste, East Nusa Tenggara , will hold a motorbike championship from Saturday and Sunday, aimed at developing tourism in the country's eastern border areas. The sport tourism was expected to be catered by Timor Leste and domestic motorbike racing enthusiasts, an official of the regency said.

Indonesian President Orders Officers to Shoot Drug Traffickers

Sat, 22 Jul 2017 11:15:54 GMT

Indonesian President Joko Widodo and other officials prepare to destroy illegal narcotics during an event in Jakarta, Indonesia, Dec. 6, 2016. Indonesia's President Joko Widodo has instructed law enforcement officers to shoot drug traffickers to deal with a narcotics emergency facing the country.

As Trump Touts "Made in America" Week, Indonesian Workers Toil Away Making Ivanka Trump Apparel

Sat, 22 Jul 2017 09:01:48 GMT

While President Trump is promoting "Made in America" week, we turn now to look at a recent investigation by The Guardian that revealed workplace abuse, grueling production targets and deplorably low pay at an Indonesian factory that makes clothing for Ivanka Trump's label. Many of the female workers at the factory in West Java say the pay is so low that they live in constant debt and can't afford to live with their own children.

East Timor election: mass turnout amid reported threats

Sat, 22 Jul 2017 04:40:46 GMT

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Shares in Indonesia's Tiga Pilar fall as police probe rice sales

Fri, 21 Jul 2017 23:59:21 GMT

Indonesian police have confiscated more than 1,000 tonnes of rice over alleged false labelling by a unit of food manufacturer PT Tiga Pilar Sejahtera Food, causing its shares to tumble 25 percent to a 14-month low. Police had been investigating the unit, PT Indo Beras Unggul.

Commentary: The SAF's offer to fight terror in Marawi and the...

Fri, 21 Jul 2017 19:17:32 GMT

With the announcement that the SAF is prepared to contribute to the fight against terror in Marawi, Collin Koh explores the motivations behind the offer and the signal it sends. A C-130 transport aircraft from the Republic of Singapore Air Force waiting to take off during the search operations for missing Malaysian Airlines flight MH370.

Indonesian Human Rights Concerns Go Unheard, and Thursday Protest Goes On

Fri, 21 Jul 2017 14:35:05 GMT

A silent protest in front of the Indonesian Presidential Palace in Jakarta has convened every Thursday afternoon for the last 10A1 2 years, and its participants have no plans to stop until the government addresses their human rights concerns, many dating back to the Suharto era. The action is known as Kamisan, after "Kamis," the Bahasa Indonesia word for Thursday.

Indonesia: 'Religious Rights' Bill Would Harm Minorities

Fri, 21 Jul 2017 09:52:16 GMT

The Indonesian government should scrap a draft law on the protection of religious rights that reinforces existing regulations that discriminate against religious minorities, Human Rights Watch said today. The religious rights protection bill, which is expected to go before parliament by the end of 2017, enshrines both Indonesia's abusive blasphemy law and decrees which restrict religious minorities seeking to construct houses of worship.

IS galvanized in Asia by Philippine city siege, report says

Fri, 21 Jul 2017 05:22:32 GMT

In this Friday, June 9, 2017, file photo, debris fly as Philippine Air Force fighter jets bomb suspected locations of Muslim militants as fighting continues in Marawi city, southern Philippines, Friday, June 9, 2017. The attack by Islamic State group-affiliated militants on a Philippine city has galvanized its Southeast Asian supporters and spells trouble for the region, a top terrorism researcher, said, as the occupation of Marawi nears two months despite a sustained military counterattack.

VIDEO: Crocodile Returns Body Of Man He Killed Day Before After Village Asks Witch Doctor For Help

Fri, 21 Jul 2017 00:41:43 GMT

This is freaky and spooky. In Indonesia , a witch doctor performed a ceremony to get the body of a man back from a crocodile who had killed him.

Crocodile appears out of depths with a villager's body in its mouth

Thu, 20 Jul 2017 19:55:40 GMT

Amazingly, the entire ritual was captured on video with the killer crocodile returning the man's corpse back to the banks of Lempake river. The victim, Syarifuddin, 41, was bathing with friends when the 6.5ft reptile dragged him beneath the water in Berau, Indonesia, on Tuesday at 6.20pm.

Gang accused of kidnappings at casinos nabbed in Manila

Thu, 20 Jul 2017 15:04:50 GMT

Police in the Philippines have arrested dozens of suspects in a major crackdown on kidnapping gangs targeting rich foreigners in Manila. The case came to light after a 48-year-old Singaporean woman who police identified as Wu Yan was kidnapped on July 17 while playing baccarat at Solaire Resorts and Casino in Pasay City, Metro Manila.

Man jailed 18 years for strangling elderly woman to death in botched robbery

Thu, 20 Jul 2017 10:29:40 GMT

SINGAPORE: Broke and desperate, P Mageswaran visited a family friend on Dec 9, 2013, hoping she would lend him money. When she refused, Mageswaran ransacked the Yishun flat and found a box of jewellery worth about S$10,000 hidden in the closet.