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Flash floods kill at least 42 in Indonesia’s Papua province

03 March, 2019 8:43 am 8:43 am

JAKARTA (Reuters) – Flash floods in Indonesia’s easternmost province of Papua have killed at least 42 people and badly injured 21 others, a local disaster agency official told Reuters on Sunday. The Sentani area near the provincial capital Jayapura has been hit by torrential rain that triggered the floods, said the official, Cory Simbolon. At … Read More


Son seeking gold with one eye on Spurs progress

08 August, 2018 10:12 am 10:12 am

JAKARTA (Reuters) – Son Heung-min is one Asian Games win away from earning gold and an exemption from military service but the South Korean forward is also keeping a close eye on how his Tottenham Hotspur team mates are doing in the Premier League — when he can keep his eyes open that is. Son … Read More