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 2021-10-14 05:21 

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Reserve army? Why now? Launching Komcad is a case of misplaced priority, even within the national defense strategy....
 2021-10-14 02:52 

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Putin says Russia aiming for carbon neutrality by 2060 While the Russian president was notorious for years for his scepticism about man-made global warming....
 2021-10-14 02:35 

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Rapper's saucy clip in Spain cathedral stokes scandal Spanish rapper C. Tangana's steamy music video, which features erotic dancing and pixelated nudi....
 2021-10-14 02:02 

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What a blast! The rush of amateur astronauts With veteran actor William Shatner of Star Trek becoming the latest celebrity to go into space ....
 2021-10-14 01:32 

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Anti-Semitism 'reaching younger audience on social media' Anti-Semitism is being disseminated to a younger generation of social media users through platforms ....
 2021-10-14 01:09 

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Indonesian Muslim party urges government to boycott DC Comics over bisexual Superman Members of the United Development Party (PPP) at the House of Representatives have urged the Indones....
 2021-10-14 00:00 

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PREMIUM Doubts emerge on plan to eradicate extreme poverty by 2024 Achieving the goal proclaimed recently by a Cabinet minister would require more spending on healthca....
 2021-10-13 23:14 

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PREMIUM Military reserve program feared to cause horizontal conflicts, violate human rights Activists have slammed the government for pressing ahead with installing the first batch of military....
 2021-10-13 22:53 

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PREMIUM Jakarta plans to ban some groundwater extraction. Not so fast, experts say The Jakarta administration is considering a plan to restrict groundwater use to prevent the capital ....
 2021-10-13 21:40 

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PREMIUM Critics flag conflict of interest in KPU selection committee With a recent decree, President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo appointed 11 people including....
 2021-10-13 21:20 

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Japanese envoy responds The "Quad" is by no means a containment effort, much less a military alliance, but is an....
 2021-10-13 21:00 

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Ancient factory exposes secrets of winemaking in the Holy Land Wine was a common beverage in ancient times, served to children as well as adults, and was often use....
 2021-10-13 20:56 

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PREMIUM Insurance agents fret over planned 2% VAT The Indonesian Insurance Agents Association (PAAI) has voiced its opposition to a planned 2 percent ....
 2021-10-13 20:00 

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Adele says she wrote upcoming album for her son "I just felt like I wanted to explain to him, through this record, when he's in his twentie....
 2021-10-13 19:00 

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Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it's the first bisexual Superman DC Comics announced on Monday that the new Superman, who is the son of Clark Kent and Lois Lane, wil....
 2021-10-13 18:45 

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PREMIUM China coal prices hit record high as floods add to supply woes China, the world's largest coal consumer, has been grappling with a growing energy crisis brough....
 2021-10-13 18:25 

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PREMIUM To boldly go: 'Star Trek' star Shatner space-bound with Blue Origin The Canadian -- who will forever be known to the sci-fi show's legion of "Trekkies" as....
 2021-10-13 18:23 

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Nowhere else to go: Safehouses for abused women With domestic violence cases soaring during the pandemic, safehouses have become the last refuge for....
 2021-10-13 18:00 

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Illegal streams, merch bonanza: Squid Game craze hits China The dystopian South Korean thriller has become the most popular Netflix series launch ever, the stre....
 2021-10-13 17:45 

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PREMIUM Life on Mars: simulating Red Planet base in Israeli desert The Austrian Space Forum has set up a pretend Martian base with the Israeli space agency at Makhtesh....
 2021-10-13 17:00 

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PREMIUM Repsol to start operating 'first' CCS facility in Indonesia by 2027 Ahead of the much-anticipated COP26 at the end of this month, Repsol has announced its plan to insta....
 2021-10-13 17:00 

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'Squid Game' becomes Netflix's biggest-ever launch hit The unprecedented global viral hit imagines a macabre world in which marginalized people are pitted ....
 2021-10-13 16:33 

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Ugandan teachers turn coffin-makers after schools shut Livingstone Musaala, who was forced to quit his teaching job following school closures, turned to co....
 2021-10-13 16:25 

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PREMIUM China says military drills near Taiwan a 'just' move Military tensions with China, which claims Taiwan as its own territory, are at their worst in more t....
 2021-10-13 16:17 

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PREMIUM Daily aspirin may harm more than help seniors: US medical panel People aged 40-59 who are at a higher risk of developing cardiovascular disease but have no history ....
 2021-10-13 16:00 

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Apple likely to cut iPhone 13 production due to chip crunch: Bloomberg News The tech giant reportedly told its manufacturers that chip suppliers including Broadcom Inc and....
 2021-10-13 14:20 

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ADB boosts 2019-2030 climate financing goal to $100 billion The additional financing will support climate mitigation efforts including low-carbon energy so....
 2021-10-13 13:21 

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PREMIUM Fighting for medicine: Three mothers' uphill struggle to legalize medical marijuana Three mothers of children with cerebral palsy fight to legalize marijuana for healthcare purposes....
 2021-10-13 13:10 

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Jeff Bezos "can't wait" to watch Squid Game Squid Game has been garnering attention from millions of people around the world, including one of t....
 2021-10-13 12:30 

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PREMIUM SOEs Ministry signals appetite to fund local tech start-ups The ministry wants to increase national ownership of Indonesian tech start-ups, many of whom have be....
 2021-10-13 05:38 

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PREMIUM Path of the pandemic and financial sector policies The government should not hesitate to tighten restrictions whenever cases surge too fast and medical....
 2021-10-13 05:34 

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PREMIUM Post-pandemic recovery: Higher or lower budget deficit? The government needs to take the bull by the horns and push for higher spending and deficit to achie....
 2021-10-13 05:32 

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PREMIUM Indonesia's defense diplomacy amid regional dynamics Given that the new alliance will enable Australia to operate nuclear-powered submarines, Indonesia&n....
 2021-10-13 05:27 

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Why #PercumaLaporPolisi is still a thing It is perhaps unsurprising that not a single high-profile case of digital attacks on journalists and....
 2021-10-13 05:21 

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PREMIUM Let Brunei and Cambodia handle Myanmar's chaos ASEAN is very important for Indonesia but not everything....
 2021-10-13 00:38 

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PREMIUM Twitter hashtag #PercumaLaporPolisi spells PR disaster for Indonesian police Police officials have scrambled to counter the viral hashtag #PercumaLaporPolisi (no use going to th....
 2021-10-13 00:08 

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Beauty of Indonesian batik unites countries on National Batik Day exhibition Indonesian batik cloth, which has been recognized worldwide, became a binder of friendship between c....
 2021-10-13 00:00 

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PREMIUM Lack of competition lets food delivery giants take large cuts While a latecomer has entered the market with a slightly lower commission, high fees charged by the ....
 2021-10-12 23:24 

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PREMIUM Jokowi to attend COP26 in show of commitment President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo has gone to great lengths to ensure that Indonesia is prepa....
 2021-10-12 22:55 

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Germany unveils first self-driving train Four such trains will join the northern city's S-Bahn rapid urban rail network and start carryin....
 2021-10-12 22:20 

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PREMIUM Freeport breaks ground on $3 billion copper smelter in Gresik President Jokowi said the facility was "the biggest" single line copper smelter in the wor....
 2021-10-12 22:15 

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PREMIUM Bali surf school eagerly awaiting imminent return of foreign tourists Halfia's business at Kuta Beach is among hundreds of tourist businesses to have been crippled by....
 2021-10-12 21:58 

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PREMIUM Ousted Myanmar president describes first moments of coup Win Myint, who was detained along with civilian leader Aung San Suu Kyi, made the comments as he&nbs....
 2021-10-12 21:00 

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Taliban now guard site of Bamiyan Buddhas they destroyed The monuments in Bamiyan province had stood for 1,500 years but their destruction was ordered in 200....
 2021-10-12 20:37 

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PREMIUM New drug for infants injects fresh hopes for malaria-free future As one of the countries hardest hit by malaria in Southeast Asia, Indonesia stands to benefit from t....
 2021-10-12 20:35 

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Indonesia leaps forward in digital banking adoption This broad adoption of digital banking during the COVID-19 pandemic has brought the industry to a ne....
 2021-10-12 20:25 

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PREMIUM Fossil shows humans, dogs lived in Central America in 10,000 BC The dogs, and their masters, potentially lived alongside giant animals, researchers say....
 2021-10-12 20:00 

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Genesis postpone UK tour dates over positive Covid tests The 2021 tours, Genesis' first since 2007, has seen the line-up of Phil Collins, Tony Banks and ....
 2021-10-12 19:00 

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Bolshoi performer killed in accident on stage Citing a source, Interfax reported that the performer and was crushed by a ramp during a set c....
 2021-10-12 18:30 

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Kushner, Ivanka Trump in Jerusalem for Abraham Accords initiative Jared Kushner, a former White House adviser married to Ivanka Trump, was a major architect of the de....

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