Indonesian authorities issue highest alert for Mount Agung in Bali

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nsnbc : Indonesia’s Volcanology and Geological Disaster Mitigation Center (PVMBG) raised the danger status of Mount Agung in Bali to the highest level four starting from 8.30pm on Friday, September 22. Indonesian authorities also note that Bali is still safe for tourists. Kasbani, spokesman for the Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources commented More...

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By nsnbc On Thursday, September 21st, 2017

China and Taiwan major sources of drugs in the Philippines: Duterte

nsnbc : After Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte in a speech listed China and Taiwan as countries of many of the illicit drugs that are flooding the Philippines, Taiwan’s representative to the Philippines More...

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By nsnbc On Wednesday, September 20th, 2017

88-year-old Taiwanese man dies after falling into ghost money pyre

nsnbc : An 88-year-old Taiwanese man who was burning ghost money for deceased good old friends at the closing of ghost month died from burn injuries and smoke inhalation sustained when he fell into the pit. Ghost More...

By Christof Lehmann On Sunday, September 17th, 2017

Indonesian Foreign Minister Marsudi visiting Myanmar, committed to mediate

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) : Indonesian Foreign Minister Retno Marsudi has said that the government of Indonesia has been committed to help authorities in Myanmar de-escalate the crisis in the country. Conflict between More...

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By nsnbc On Saturday, September 16th, 2017

British journalist Paul McClean killed by crocodile in Sri Lanka

nsnbc : British journalist Paul McClean who worked for the Financial Times of London, has been killed by a crocodile when he was taking surfing lessons at a famous surf spot in Sri Lanka called the Elephant Rock, More...

By nsnbc On Wednesday, September 13th, 2017

Taiwan pushes for inclusion in United Nations system

nsnbc : Taiwan’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs launched a multi-channel campaign to publicly express the desire of 23 million Taiwanese people to be included in the United Nations system. Taiwan walked an elephant More...

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By nsnbc On Tuesday, September 12th, 2017

India to boost support of Afghan Defense Forces

nsnbc : India will provide more assistance to Afghan defense forces and support the implementation of new development projects in the country. A joint statement issued at the end of a day-long conference between More...

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By nsnbc On Monday, September 11th, 2017
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Afghanistan backs India’s bid for permanent UN Security Council membership

nsnbc : Afghanistan Foreign Minister Salahuddin Rabbani has extended his country’s support for India’s permanent membership in United Nations Security Council (UNSC). “Afghanistan strongly and More...

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By Christof Lehmann On Monday, September 11th, 2017
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Taiwanese rights activist Lee Ming-che pleads guilty in Chinese kangaroo court

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) : Taiwanese right activist Lee Ming-che who has been held by the People’s Republic of China for alleged subversive activities since march 19 pleaded guilty of subversion in a court More...

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By nsnbc On Saturday, September 9th, 2017

Wife of Taiwanese rights activist Lee Ming-che, detained in China, asks public for forgiveness if her husband pleads guilty

nsnbc : Lee Ching-yu, the wife of Taiwanese human rights activist Lee Ming-che who is being held in China and whose trial for “subversion” is set to start in Yueyang in China’s Hunan Province on More...