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    Indonesia volcano belches huge ash column

    Agence France-Presse . Medan, Indonesia | Updated at 01:42pm on March 02, 2021

    An Indonesian volcano erupted on Tuesday morning spewing a spectacular column of ash thousands of metres into a powder blue sky...

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    Indonesia slaps safeguard duty on RMG products

    Jasim Uddin | Updated at 09:52pm on February 25, 2021

    Indonesia has imposed safeguard duty equivalent to a maximum of Tk 956 per piece on import of 134 types of apparel products for three years. The...

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    Indonesia volcano erupts, spews red-hot lava

    Agence France-Presse . Jakarta | Updated at 02:32pm on February 19, 2021

    Indonesia’s Mount Merapi, one of the world’s most active volcanoes, erupted on Friday, belching out red lava. The volcano, close to Indonesia’s cultural capital Yogyakarta...

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    Four more apparel associations from 3 countries join hands

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:42pm on February 10, 2021

    Four more associations of apparel manufacturers in Turkey, Indonesia and Morocco have joined the Sustainable Textile of the Asian Region (STAR) Network, a platform of...

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    Two Christians publicly flogged in Indonesia for drinking

    Agence France-Presse . Banda Aceh | Updated at 10:36pm on February 08, 2021

    Two Christian men were publicly flogged Monday in Indonesia’s ultra-conservative Aceh province for drinking alcohol and gambling, in a rare instance of non-Muslims facing a...

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    Dozens of Rohingya refugees caught arriving in Malaysia

    Agence France-Presse. Kuala Lumpur | Updated at 07:03pm on February 05, 2021

    Dozens of Rohingya, mostly women and children, were caught as they arrived by boat in Malaysia last month after fleeing a refugee camp in neighbouring...

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    Indonesia bans mandatory hijab for schoolgirls

    Agence France-Presse . Jakarta | Updated at 05:03pm on February 05, 2021

    Indonesia banned schools from forcing girls to wear hijab headscarves after the case of a Christian pupil pressured to cover up sparked outrage in the...

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    Indonesia detains British woman on terror suspect list

    Agence France-Presse . Jakarta | Updated at 06:23pm on February 02, 2021

    Indonesia detained a British woman named on a list of global terror suspects and plans to deport her for visa violations, authorities told AFP Tuesday....

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    Missing Rohingya women of Indonesia camp trafficked to Malaysia

    Agence France-Presse . Lhokseumawe | Updated at 01:15pm on February 02, 2021

    Scores of Rohingya women missing from a refugee camp in Indonesia have been trafficked into Malaysia to reunite with their husbands, several sources have told...

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    Hundreds of Rohingya missing from Indonesian refugee camp

    Agence France-Presse . Jakarta, Indonesia | Updated at 03:43pm on January 28, 2021

    Hundreds of Rohingya are missing from a refugee camp in Indonesia and are believed to have been trafficked to neighbouring Malaysia, officials and sources said...