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Total Items found:   28 November 2017   Indonesia   bali  
<p>BALI holiday plans have already been thrown into turmoil but Indonesia has warned that the first major eruption of Mount Agung on the tourist island hasn’t happened yet and is imminent as a muddy lava spews from the volcano.<br></p><p>“What we are seeing ...
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The Guardian   25 September 2017   Indonesia   bali  
<p>Nearly 50,000 people have been evacuated from their homes amid fears of an imminent volcanic eruption on the Indonesian resort island of Bali.</p><p>Mount Agung, 47 miles (75km) from the tourist hub of Kuta, has been shaking since August and threatening ...
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TheJakartaPost   30 July 2017   Indonesia   Jakarta  
<p>State-owned builder PT Adhi Karya has officially started the construction of the first tower of its apartment and commercial complex Royal Sentul Park in Sentul, West Java, following a groundbreaking ceremony on Saturday.<br><br>The Royal Sentul Park is ...
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TheJakartaPost   23 February 2017   Indonesia   Central Jakarta  
<p>The planned additional overpass on the side of Jl. Gatot Subroto, as a part of the development of the Semanggi traffic cloverleaf in Central Jakarta, is set to be finished within a month, a contractor has said.<br><br>"The overpass to the Jakarta police ...
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The Wall Street Journal   07 December 2016   Indonesia   Asia  
<p>A strong undersea earthquake rocked Indonesia’s Aceh province early Wednesday, killing at least 54 people and sparking a frantic rescue effort in the rubble of dozens of collapsed and damaged buildings.</p><p>Maj. Gen. Tatang Sulaiman says 52 have died ...
BBC NEWS   17 October 2016   Indonesia   Asia  
<p>A bridge connecting two small islands near the Indonesian resort island of Bali has collapsed, killing at least eight people, officials say.</p> <p>People were passing over the suspension bridge for a religious ceremony when the accident occurred, a police ...
The Guardian   28 September 2016   Indonesia   Asia  
<p>Indonesian authorities are searching for several hundred tourists after Mount Barujari on Lombok island spewed a massive column of ash into the atmosphere.</p> <p>More than 1,100 others have been evacuated, the country&rsquo;s disaster agency said on Wednesday.</p> <p>The ...
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The Jakarta Post   21 April 2016   Indonesia   Lembah Napu  
<p>Heavy rain on Monday evening over Lembah Napu, which covers the North Lore, East Lore, Lore Peore and Central Lore districts, in Poso, Central Sulawesi, caused landslides in several areas, cutting off access to and from the area.</p>
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<p>Gold miner Newcrest has restarted production at one of its two Indonesian underground mines that were shut in early February following a `geotechnical' incident.</p>
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RT   02 March 2016   Indonesia   Soumatra  
<p>A 7.9 magnitude earthquake has struck off the coast of Indonesia, killing an unconfirmed number of people. The country has issued a tsunami warning, the National Meteorolgical Agency reported.</p>
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