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BNP Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul's bail hearing on Thursday

Dissension with Tarique: Top BNP leaders want new programme

Gas reserves decreasing, only 32% remaining

A-League writes to returning officer seeking permission for rally

EC show causes 60 candidates for violating code of conduct

President arrives in Singapore from Indonesia

Singapore, Sept 9: President Md. Shahabuddin arrived in Singapore on Friday afternoon at the end of his five-day visit to Indonesia. He earlier attended the 43rd Summit of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and the 18th East Asia Summit in Jakarta, the capital of Indonesia.

Indonesia: Prison fire kills 41 inmates, injures over 80 others

Jakarta, September 8: At least 41 inmates were killed and more than 80 others were hurt in a massive fire that raged through an overcrowded prison near Indonesian capital of Jakarta in the early hours of Wednesday, AFP reported citing local authorities.

Indonesian govt slams abuse of its fishermen on Chinese boats leaving three dead

Jakarta: The Indonesian government has condemned the 'inhuman' treatment given to its nationals by a Chinese fishing company that allegedly kept Indonesian fishermen as virtual slaves, media reports said. The incident reportedly left three Indonesian citizens dead.

Indonesia tsunami: Many still missing as death toll rises

New York, Dec 25: Indonesians are being warned to stay away from beaches along the Sunda Strait, between the islands of Sumatra and Java, following this weekend’s devastating tsunami in the area, which government and humanitarian agency reports indicate has claimed hundreds of lives, with the total likely to rise.

Indonesia: Tsunami hits Sunda Strait, 168 killed

Jakarta, Dec 23: At least 168 people died as a tsunami hit Indonesia's Sunda Strait on Saturday, media reports said.

Access still an obstacle to reaching stricken communities on Indonesian island: UN agencies

New York, Oct 6: Aid is getting through to victims of last Friday’s deadly earthquake and tsunami, which struck the Indonesian island of Sulawesi, but stricken communities are still in dire need, UN aid agencies said on Friday.

UN system mobilizing to support Indonesia, following earthquake and tsunami disaster

New York, Oct 2: Rescue workers are still trying to reach areas of Sulawesi in Indonesia affected by an earthquake and tsunami, UN humanitarians said on Monday, noting that more than 840 people have died and more than 600 have been severely injured in the disaster.

Indonesia: Lombok Island earthquake kills 82

Jakarta, Aug 6: At least 82 people were killed as a powerful quake measuring 6.9 on the Richter Scale hit Indonesian Island of Lombok, media reports said on Monday.

Indonesia earthquake leaves 14 killed

Bali, July 29: An earthquake measuring 6.4 on the Richter Scale hit Indonesia's popular tourist island of Lombok and left at least 14 people killed, media reports said.

Suicide attacks rock three Indonesian churches, 10 killed

Surabaya, May 13: At least 10 people were killed when suicide bombers attacked three churches in Indonesia's Surabaya city on Sunday, media reports said.