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Indonesian court dismisses appeal of Filipina in death row

Tweet  Indonesia’s Supreme Court has reportedly did not accept  an application by a Filipina on death row for a judicial review [Continue reading]

Pinay on death row in Indonesia case still for review

Tweet   Reportedly, a Filipina is on death row in Indonesia, however, she  was not with the others  set for execution [Continue reading]

FilAm Robin Lim is ‘2011 CNN Hero of the Year,’

FilAm Robin Lim is ‘2011 CNN Hero of the Year,’

Tweet Every good deed has its measure.  On Sunday, CNN readers awarded  FilAm Robin Lim as ‘2011 Hero of the Year.’ Lim, "Mother Robin" or "Ibu Robin" as she is called by the locals, is the founder of Evry Mother counts and  has delivered more than 4,000 babies for free in Indonesia. Apart from the [Continue reading]

KC Concepcion will perform in SEA Games Opening

KC Concepcion will perform in SEA Games Opening

Tweet After a positive feedback from her US concert tour,  daughter of Megastar singer-actress KC Concepcion went to Palembang, Indonesia to get ready for her performance at the opening ceremonies of the 26th Southeast Asian Games (SEAG) which kicks off on Friday. Posting in her  Twitter account on Wednesday, Concepcion said she arrived [Continue reading]

6.7 quake strikes south of Java

6.7 quake strikes south of Java

Tweet Seeking refuge,  residents escaped an Indonesian port town for higher ground on Monday after  an earthquake rocked south of Java with an intensity estimated by US seismologists at 6.7. The epicenter in the Indian Ocean was 24 kilometers (15 miles) miles deep, the US Geological Survey said, after initially estimating it at 10 [Continue reading]

Red alert in Indonesia

Red alert in Indonesia

Tweet When Mount Karangetang on the island of Sulawesi erupted, Indonesia issued a red alert Friday. Lava and searing gas clouds down its slopes. "We raised the volcano’s status to the highest red alert level today at 5:45 pm (1045GMT) and ordered an evacuation in three villages on the slopes," government volcanologist Surono told [Continue reading]

Malaysia beats Indonesia at AFF Suzuki Cup

Malaysia beats Indonesia at  AFF Suzuki Cup

Tweet It’s Malaysia’s time to shine after beating  Indonesia 4-2 on  AFF Suzuki Cup 2010 in the final at Bung Karno Stadium in Jakarta Wednesday night. The victory  is Malaysia’s first in the AFF Suzuki Cup after 14 years. Striker Safee Sali  sealed their fate when he scored in the 53rd min in front of [Continue reading]

Death toll rises in Indonesia as Mt. Merapi continues to roar

Death toll rises in Indonesia as Mt. Merapi continues to roar

Tweet A hospital official announced on Saturday, seven more people have died following a volcanic eruption into a village in Indonesia, . Report has it that 76 people are now dead after the Friday eruption at Mount Merapi, in Central Java. Merapi is still throwing out hot ash cloud and  roars consistently, based on the [Continue reading]

Another eruption from Mount Merapi in Indonesia

Another eruption from Mount Merapi in Indonesia

Tweet According to reports, another eruption from Mount Merapi took the life of a  man as scorching clouds of ash melted down the mountain, setting several houses on fire in a slope-side village, according to local television reports. TVOne footage revealed more than a dozen were hurt and  being carried into a hospital on stretchers. [Continue reading]

Mentawai Tsunami destroys 179 houses

Mentawai Tsunami destroys 179 houses

Tweet According to  West Sumatra Provincial Board for Disaster Mitigation (BPBD) reports showed that 179 houses, 4 schools and 10 bridges were greatly damaged in Mentawai islands because of a tsunami that crashed the areas on Monday.  Reportedly, five worship houses, two resort areas and 8 kilometer roads were also ripped by the wave, [Continue reading]

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