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Friday, Nov 22, 2019

Aceh

Mar 20, 2019 18:15
The five couples flogged Thursday received between four and 22 strokes from a rattan cane outside a mosque in the provincial capital, Banda Aceh, after they served several months in prison. read more
Dec 23, 2018 11:43
A tsunami apparently caused by the eruption of an island volcano killed at least 62 people around Indonesia’s Sunda Strait, sending a wall of water crashing some 65 feet inland and sweeping away hundreds of properties. read more
Nov 30, 2018 19:06
The regulation is the latest example of a rise in government and public hostility toward the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community in the world’s largest Muslim-majority country. read more
Apr 26, 2018 10:50
An oil spill sparked a huge fire that shot up some 70 metres (230 feet) in the air, above homes and palm trees in a residential area on Sumatra island’s Aceh province read more
Apr 25, 2018 09:43
The head of police in the northwestern province of Aceh said the oil well might have been drilled illegally and the fire might have been started when someone was smoking a cigarette. read more
Apr 20, 2018 12:07
The caning last year of two men for gay sex before a baying mob drew attention to Aceh’s increasingly harsh implementation of Sharia law and a wave of condemnation. read more
Apr 03, 2018 12:10
Indonesia’s parliament is currently debating revisions to the national criminal code that could criminalise all sex outside marriage, including same-sex relations. Many believe the new rules could be used to unfairly target the LGBT community and other... read more