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Kanupriya Kapoor

Indonesian family questions police killings in run-up to Asian Games

Aug 31 2018

JAKARTA While many Indonesians have been cheering on the athletes at the Asian Games, which began in their country on Aug. 18, some have been mourning loved ones killed in a security crackdown aimed at ensuring a trouble-free sports festival.

Badminton a smash hit as Indonesia excels at Asian Games

Aug 28 2018

JAKARTA By far the loudest cheers at the main cluster of Asian Games venues in the heart of the Indonesian capital Jakarta over the last couple of weeks have been heard rising from the badminton arena.

Aftershock jolts Indonesia's Lombok as death toll jumps to 259

Aug 09 2018

PEMENANG, Indonesia A magnitude 6.2 aftershock rocked Indonesia's Lombok on Thursday, sparking fresh panic on the tropical tourist island as the official death toll from a powerful earthquake four days earlier almost doubled to 259. | Video

Hunt on for survivors as Indonesia's quake toll climbs to 131

Aug 08 2018

KARANGPANGSOR, Indonesia The death toll from last weekend's powerful earthquake on Indonesia's Lombok island rose to 131 on Wednesday as rescuers found more people crushed under collapsed buildings, though some still held out hope of finding survivors.

'Out of Hope': Indonesia quake victims still wait for help

Aug 08 2018

GUMANTAR, Indonesia Moments after fleeing their home, dodging falling tiles and shattering glass, Indonesian farmer Haji Ruslan and his family stood in a field opposite and watched the house collapse.

'From high season to absolutely nothing': Indonesian quake devastates tourism

Aug 08 2018

SENGGIGI, Indonesia/JAKARTA Days after a powerful earthquake rocked Indonesia's resort island of Lombok, killing more than 130 people and sending thousands of tourists fleeing, its beach strip stands eerily empty, with shops and hotels shuttered.

'Out of Hope' - Indonesia quake victims still wait for help

Aug 08 2018

GUMANTAR, Indonesia Moments after fleeing their home, dodging falling tiles and shattering glass, Indonesian farmer Haji Ruslan and his family stood in a field opposite and watched the house collapse.

Rescuers dig through quake rubble for aunt of Indonesian sprint star

Aug 08 2018

KARANGPANGSOR, Indonesia, Aug 8 Rescuers on Indonesia's quake-hit island of Lombok dug through the rubble of a mosque on Wednesday, hoping to reach the aunt of a sprinter who became a national hero last month at the under-20 world championships in Finland.

As death toll on Indonesia's Lombok tops 100, thousands wait for aid

Aug 07 2018

KAYANGAN, Indonesia The death toll from a powerful earthquake that hit Indonesia's tourist island of Lombok topped 100 on Tuesday as rescuers found victims under wrecked buildings, while thousands left homeless in the worst-affected areas waited for aid to arrive. | Video

Tourists flee Indonesia's Lombok island after earthquake kills 98

Aug 06 2018

PEMENANG, Indonesia Rescuers used diggers and heavy machinery to clear debris and search for survivors on Monday after a magnitude 6.9 earthquake killed at least 98 people on Indonesia's resort island of Lombok, prompting a tourist exodus. | Video

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