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Murder of Indonesia palm oil activists shows growing threat, rights groups say

Nov 10 2019

JAKARTA The murder of two Indonesian activists, which police say was ordered by a palm oil businessman, highlights the escalating violence and threats faced by environmentalists who challenge the industry, rights groups say.

A year on from Lion Air crash, Indonesians pray, scatter petals for victims

Oct 29 2019

JAKARTA One year after a Lion Air plane crash that killed 189, relatives and friends of victims held prayer vigils and cast flower petals into the Java Sea at the site where the budget carrier's Boeing 737 MAX jet went down beneath the waves.

A year on from Lion Air crash, Indonesians pray, scatter petals for victims

Oct 29 2019

JAKARTA One year after a Lion Air plane crash that killed 189, relatives and friends of victims held prayer vigils and cast flower petals into the Java Sea at the site where the budget carrier's Boeing 737 MAX jet went down beneath the waves.

UPDATE 1-A year on from Lion Air crash, Indonesians pray, scatter petals for victims

Oct 29 2019

JAKARTA, Oct 29 One year after a Lion Air plane crash that killed 189, relatives and friends of victims held prayer vigils and cast flower petals into the Java Sea at the site where the budget carrier's Boeing 737 MAX jet went down beneath the waves.

Indonesia report on 737 MAX crash faults Boeing design, says Lion Air made mistakes

Oct 25 2019

JAKARTA Boeing, acting without adequate oversight from U.S. regulators, failed to grasp risks in the design of cockpit software on its 737 MAX airliner, sowing the seeds for a Lion Air crash that also involved errors by airline workers and crew, Indonesian investigators found. | Video

Lion Air families told 737 MAX design flaws linked to deadly crash

Oct 23 2019

JAKARTA Mechanical and design issues contributed to the crash of a Lion Air 737 MAX jet last October, Indonesian investigators told victims' families in a briefing on Wednesday ahead of the release of a final report. | Video

Boeing settles first Lion Air lawsuits for at least $1.2 million apiece: sources

Sep 25 2019

CHICAGO/JAKARTA Boeing Co has settled the first claims stemming from the crash of a Lion Air 737 MAX in Indonesia, a U.S. plaintiffs' lawyer said, and three other sources said that families of those killed will receive at least $1.2 million apiece.

EXCLUSIVE-Boeing settles first Lion Air lawsuits for at least $1.2 million apiece -sources

Sep 25 2019

CHICAGO/JAKARTA, Sept 25 Boeing Co has settled the first claims stemming from the crash of a Lion Air 737 MAX in Indonesia, a U.S. plaintiffs' lawyer said, and three other sources said that families of those killed will receive at least $1.2 million apiece.

Indonesia sports minister resigns after becoming graft suspect - president

Sep 19 2019

JAKARTA Indonesian President Joko Widodo on Thursday said his sports minister had resigned after being named a bribery suspect by the country's anti-corruption agency.

Soccer-Malaysia plans FIFA complaint over crowd trouble at Indonesia game

Sep 06 2019

JAKARTA, Sept 6 Malaysia's soccer association will file a formal complaint to FIFA after bottles and flares were thrown at the country's supporters during its World Cup 2022 qualifying game against Indonesia on Thursday, Malaysia's sports minister said.

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