Tag Archives: Indonesia

17Aug/15

54 feared dead after wreckage of missing Indonesian plane found in mountains

INDONESIA (Next Media) – An Indonesian plane with 54 people on board that went missing on Sunday was found to have crashed in a mountainous region in Ok Bape district of Papua province. No survivors have yet been reported.
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25Jul/15

2018 world cup draw pits Spain against Italy

The draw for the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia throws up exciting matches including Spain against Italy and Netherland versus France.

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18Jul/15

Muslims across Asia celebrate Eid

(REUTERS) – Across Asia, Muslims are travelling to be with their families to celebrate Eid al-Fitr, which marks the end to the fasting month of Ramadan.
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15Jun/15

Calls grow for inquiry into alleged Australian people-smuggler payments

Calls grow for and inquiry into whether Australian officials paid people-smugglers thousands of dollars to turn the their boat back to Indonesia.

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26May/15

UN Human Rights Chief says more attention must be paid to migrant boat crisis

The UN Human Rights Chief has called the EU response to the migrant boat crisis “inadequate” and said Asian countries must also do more to help the plight of thousands of migrants arriving on its shores.

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25May/15

Nigeria fuel shortages hit MTN, Guaranty Trust bank

Severe fuel shortages in Nigeria hit the services of Africa’s largest mobile telecoms operator, MTN, and force Guaranty Trust Bank to close its branches nationwide at lunchtime, the companies say.
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24May/15

Mass graves of suspected trafficking victims found in Malaysia

Malaysian Home Minister Zahid Hamidi says mass graves and suspected human trafficking detention camps have been discovered in locations bordering with Thailand.

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20Apr/15

Peace and security will be consolidated in South Africa, foreign minister says

South African Foreign Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane says peace and security will be consolidated after a wave of anti-immigrant violence, as she visits Indonesia for the Asian-African conference.

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25Mar/15

Safety experts speculate cause of A320 crash in French Alps

An Airbus operated by Lufthansa’s Germanwings budget airline traveling from Barcelona to Duesseldorf crashed into a mountainside in the French Alps on Tuesday killing 144 passengers and six crew members on board, safety experts are now speculating the cause of the deadly accident.

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02Mar/15

GSMA Mobile Connect Launched by 17 Mobile Operators in 13 Countries

Mobile Connect Trials Planned in All Major Regions in 2015

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