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Schapelle Corby Devastated To Learn of Zoo Weekly's Demise

With her arrival in Australia days away boogie board enthusiast Schapelle Corby has revealed her devastation upon learning of the demise of her favourite magazine,  177 kata lagi


Bali: The Onion Co hostel

I reflect on my time at the Onion Co by recounting the last night. Regina, a lady who helps run the hostel had scribbled on the back of a flyer and I picked up to read it: 486 kata lagi


East Jakarta suicide bombers linked to ISIS -- Police say weakened local extremist outfits could get a new lease of life as fighters flee Iraq, Syria

Ichwan Nurul Salam (right) and Solihin, the suspected Jakarta bombers. Police are trying to verify the personal details of the suspects.PHOTO: INDONESIA POLICE

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Host-parents: they're just like you!

I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again: I’m incredibly lucky when it comes to Indonesian host families.

I have been blessed with two absolutely stellar groups of people opening their homes to me, teaching me how to be Indonesian and listening to my mangled Bahasa Indonesia with patience. 313 kata lagi



: Tragedy, angst, 2nd POV

♫♪: Banda Neira – Yang Patah Tumbuh, Yang Hilang Berganti; Payung Teduh – Untuk Perempuan yang Sedang di Pelukan; Chantal Kreviazuk – God Made Me; Oasis – Wonderwall; The Goo Goo Dolls – Iris… 1.954 kata lagi


The Islamic World Has a Blasphemy Problem

JAKARTA, Indonesia — This month, Jakarta’s embattled former governor, Basuki “Ahok” Tjahaja Purnama, was sentenced to two years in prison for blasphemy against Islam, based on his flip quotation of a Quran verse that addresses whether Muslims can elect non-Muslim leaders. 1.712 kata lagi