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October 22, 2019

Papua’s crucial problems challenge Jokowi-Ma’ruf Amin administration

President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) and Vice President Ma’ruf Amin officially took their oaths of office on Sunday but they have – Read More...
December 28, 2015

More than 100 Homes Lost in Australia’s Christmas Day Bushfires

MELBOURNE/ANTARA/REUTERS More than 100 homes burned down in a leading Australian tourist area in bushfires on Christmas Day and the – Read More...
October 21, 2013

Obama Signs Bill to End Gov’t Shutdown

WASHINGTON ~ The U.S. Congress on Wednesday approved an 11th-hour deal to end a partial government shutdown and pull the – Read More...
February 18, 2013

Church in Uncharted Waters after Pope Resigns

VATICAN CTY The Catholic Church entered uncharted waters after Pope Benedict XVI’s shock announcement that he would become the first – Read More...
February 18, 2013

Pope Benedict XVI’s Resignation

LONDON French President Francois Hollande has described the Pope’s decision to resign as “eminently respectable”. Meanwhile, a government spokesman in – Read More...
February 4, 2013

Bill Gates Says Fame Not Goal in Aid Work

NEW YORK Bill Gates, one of the world’s richest men and highest profile aid donors, says he doesn’t care if – Read More...
February 4, 2013

Fire at Nightclub Kills 200 in Brazil

At least 200 people were killed in a nightclub fire in southern Brazil after a band’s pyrotechnics show set the – Read More...
February 4, 2013

Prince Harry Steps Back Into Glare

LONDON Britain’s Prince Harry may be home safely from Afghanistan after five months as an army helicopter gunner – but – Read More...
February 4, 2013

RIM Rebrands as BlackBerry; Launches Nifty New Devices

NEW YORK Research In Motion Ltd unveiled the long-delayed line of smartphones it hopes will put it on the comeback – Read More...
January 21, 2013

Australian Overseas Tourist Arrivals Continue to Grow

CANBERRA The latest Overseas Arrivals and Departures figures, released by the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS), showed that visitors from – Read More...
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