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Indonesia massacre, Iran sanctions impact infuse Venice film offerings

VENICE (Reuters) – Films about a 1960s massacre in Indonesia and the harsh conditions in Iran under present-day international sanctions and how they affect ordinary people struck sombre notes at the Venice Film Festival on Thursday. Reuters: Entertainment News

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Indonesia massacre, Iran sanctions impact infuse Venice film offerings

VENICE (Reuters) – Films about a 1960s massacre in Indonesia and the harsh conditions in Iran under present-day international sanctions and how they affect ordinary people struck somber notes at the Venice Film Festival on Thursday. Reuters: Entertainment News

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America’s cartoon cat Garfield gets TV makeover in Indonesia

JAKARTA/SINGAPORE (Reuters) – The comic strip cat Garfield was created in America, but the animated television series based on the famous Jim Davis cartoon character is produced at a sprawling studio on the Indonesian resort island of Batam. Reuters: Entertainment … Continue reading

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Indonesia pushes Asia’s latest low-cost hub

Success of plan to help wean the country off its reliance on natural resources will rest on revamping the province’s ailing infrastructure Asia homepage

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Indonesia poised for election result

Joko Widodo widely predicted to have beaten rival, former general Prabowo Subianto, to the presidency after a closely-fought election Asia homepage

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Indonesia poll rivals swap rigging claims

Both presidential candidates say initial results show they have won, and have warned that the other side will try to manipulate the long count Asia homepage

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Indonesia Starts Election Tally After Dual Victory Claims – Bloomberg

Reuters Indonesia Starts Election Tally After Dual Victory ClaimsBloombergAn official holds up a ballot paper during vote counting following the presidential election in Jakarta. Before the election commission can release official results by July 22, it must tally the ballots … Continue reading

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Indonesia counts votes in president race

Polls have closed in tight election where voters have faced stark choice between softly spoken Joko Widodo and self-styled strongman Prabowo Subianto Asia homepage

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Indonesia prepares for poll cliffhanger

Nearly 190m people are set to vote on Wednesday in a bitterly fought presidential election that pits Joko Widodo against rival Prabowo Subianto Asia homepage

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Nerves fray as Indonesia race tightens

Stocks and rupiah struggle as investors check their enthusiasm amid fading expectations frontrunner Joko Widodo will win presidency by a wide margin Asia homepage

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