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Indonesia News: Local start-ups attend Bali summit Borneo BulletinOnline... - AzizIdris -. REPRESENTATIVES of five local start-ups left for Bali, Indonesia on Wednesday to attend the ASEANRice Bowl Start-up Summ ......
ENS News: MULU, Sarawak, Malaysia, February 21, 2019 (ENS) - Sarawak Deputy StateAssembly Speaker Datuk Gerawat Gala today gave official notice to the oil palm plantation giant RadiantLagoon to immediately stop clearing the forests on the fringes of Gunung Mulu...
Information Clearing House: By Andre VltchekFebruary 21, 2019 "InformationClearing House" - It may sound incredible, but it is true: in countries that have been damaged, even totally robbed and destroyed by the West, many people are still enamored with Europe and North...
Vice: This article originally appeared on VICEGermany. Albrecht Becker lived to tell the tale. In 1935, the photographer was imprisoned by the Nazis for being gay, a crime that was punishable by death in Hitler's Germany. Yet more than 60 years later, in 1996, he...
Times Standard: Glen Jamieson will present a program titled “PlantExploration in Sikkim” at the Feb. 28 meeting of the Eureka Chapter of the American Rhododendron Society, to be held at 7 p.m. at the Eureka Woman’s Club, 1531 J St., in Eureka. The public is welcome to...
Asiatimes: Six people – including at least three tourists – died in a fire that erupted in an entertainment center in Malaysia on Wednesday morning. The blaze broke out around...
Xinhua: SYDNEY, Feb. 21 (Xinhua) -- Australian high achiever, Jessie Hughes, will use her Churchill Fellowship to further investigate how new technologies like virtual reality (VR) can be used to benefit not-for-profit organizations, the organization announced...
Joy Online: February can be as bleak a concept as January in terms of the European weather. But with school half-term holidays falling in the middle of the month, parents have the opportunity to whisk their children to a destination where the sun shines in earnest. This...
Mongabay: We can agree that deforestation continues to be a massive global problem — in 2016, the world lost over 29.7 million hectares (73.4 million acres) of tree cover, an area almost as large as Italy. That doesn’t even include the...
Canoe: There could be some undiscovered creatures lurking in your backyard. Recently, a new species of beetle was found in the forests of Borneo by a group of citizen scientists. Using a leaf litter sieve, the scientists were able to discover the beetle, which was...
Korea Times: Family members of a Korean man who died in Indonesia have demanded a thorough investigation. gettyimagesbank By Jung Min-ho It was a mysterious death. A Korean man, 54, surnamed Oh, a veteran employee of Korea East-West Power (EWP), a subsidiary of the Korea...
The Star: KOTA KINABALU: Deputy Home ministerAzis Jamman will lodge a police report against Facebook page Negara Borneo Utara' and its account holder for allegedly slandering him. ......
Gulf News: It’s almost everywhere — from pizza to ice cream, ready-made sauces to instant noodles, lipstick and packaged bread, even detergents and fuel that drives most trucks and many cars in the world. Open your cupboard and read the labels of the jars, tins and...
This is Money: An Indonesian man seemingly in a trance uses blood from his sliced tongue to write messages from the spirits at a temple in Jakarta on February 19, 2019 during the Cap Go Meh Festival, which marks the final day of the two-week Lunar New Year festivities Eyes...