12:25 pm January 27, 2015 | No Comment
Seventy years after the liberation of Auschwitz, ageing survivors and dignitaries gather at the site synonymous with the Holocaust on Tuesday to honour victims and sound the alarm over a fresh wave of anti-Semitism.
10:18 pm January 14, 2015 | No Comment
The Indian Embassy in Jakarta plans to serve up a four-month-long bonanza of festivities to celebrate bilateral relations with Indonesia, kicking off on Jan. 26, the 65th anniversary of India’s Republic Day.
3:04 pm January 12, 2015 | No Comment
Most maps of Yogyakarta show three rivers running through the city: the Winingo, the Code and the Gajahwong, but these ribbons of brackish water barely get noticed by most visitors more interested in shopping on Malioboro or checking out the Hindu temples that encircle the city.
10:45 am December 20, 2014 | No Comment
Zhongnan Mountains, China. His unheated hut is half way up a mountain with no electricity and his diet consists mostly of cabbage. But Master Hou says he has found a recipe for joy in the Zhongnan Mountains. “There is no happier way for a person to live on this earth,” he declared, balancing on a […]
11:22 am December 10, 2014 | No Comment
The Nation Builder initiative aims to build homes for 60,000 families across Indonesia by 2018. This important work is funded largely by the support of generous donations from organizations, individuals and NGOs.
2:32 pm December 9, 2014 | No Comment
On Nov. 27, Mattel’s Fisher-Price launched its newest cuddly toy to help get babies to sleep, the Soothe and Glow Seahorse, for the Indonesian market. The fact that federal regulators in the United States are investigating the Soothe and Glow Seahorse’s safety after receiving reports that its battery compartment overheats and smolders, releasing toxic plastic […]
7:28 pm December 4, 2014 | No Comment
EduCo Global is a company that offers education in major English-speaking countries for students from around the world.
11:58 am November 19, 2014 | No Comment
Authorities are building an underground metro near the Hawa Mahal or the “Palace of the Winds” in Jaipur’s old city. But archaeologists as well as tourist guides fear the multi-million dollar project will disturb the foundations of the monuments, built in the 1700s by the all-powerful Maharaja rulers.
6:43 pm November 17, 2014 | No Comment
The 2014 European Higher Education Fair, held for the sixth time in Jakarta, featured representatives from 150 universities from 14 countries — the biggest event of its kind held in Indonesia.
11:15 am November 16, 2014 | No Comment
The growing ranks of cellphone addicts are turning cities like Tokyo, London, New York and Hong Kong into increasingly hazardous hot spots, where zombified shoppers appear to be part of vast games of human pinball.
10:51 am November 11, 2014 | No Comment
In Burkino Faso’s version of WikiLeaks, enterprising advocates of transparency were selling the secret financial and legal papers of the toppled president’s family to anyone with a few francs to spare.