Government And Politics

Tsunami and quake survivors eat last bit of food and seethe

Oct 3, 2018

Residents of smaller villages lacking food, medical attention, fuel and shelter are angry aid hasn't arrived since Friday's earthquake and tsunami

Australia sends 50 medical professionals and $3.6M in aid

Oct 2, 2018

Australia's government says it will send more than 50 medical professionals to Indonesia to help with the aftermath of a devastating earthquake and tsunami as part of a 5 million Australian dollar ($3.6 million) aid package

World stocks slip as trade relief fades, amid Italy concerns

Oct 2, 2018

World stocks fall as relief over US-Canada deal fades

Aid lags, residents fume in decimated Indonesia neighborhood

Oct 2, 2018

Home to hundreds of families, the Balaroa section of Indonesia's Palu city was once a patchwork of asphalted streets and tidy houses dominated by a golden domed mosque

Asian markets fall on US-China trade worries

Oct 2, 2018

Asian markets fall on US-China trade worries

Quake survivors clamor to flee hard-hit Indonesian city

Oct 1, 2018

As officials began burying hundreds of dead in a mass grave, thousands of survivors of a devastating earthquake and tsunami converged on the airport of the heavily damaged Indonesian city of Palu and clamored to leave

Over 800 dead in Indonesia quake and tsunami; toll may rise

Sep 30, 2018

Rescuers are struggling to reach victims in several coastal towns in Indonesia that were hit by an earthquake and tsunami, and authorities fear the toll of more than 800 confirmed dead would rise

Malaysia's Anwar in multi-cornered race for Parliament seat

Sep 29, 2018

Malaysia's prime minister-in-waiting Anwar Ibrahim has kicked off his campaign for a by-election but faced a multi-cornered fight in his bid to return to active politics

Stocks turn lower on concern about Italy's spending plans

Sep 28, 2018

Global stocks have turned lower amid concern that Italy's populist government plans to spend heavily on policies that could add to the country's heavy debt load.

Asian shares rebound on strong US economic data

Sep 28, 2018

Asian markets are mostly higher as strong U.S. economic data supported the Federal Reserve's recent move to raise interest rates


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