Gunmen riding a motorcycle have shot dead three people including a toddler in Indonesia`s Aceh, police said Tuesday, the latest violence in the western province before legislative elections next week.
A strong quake measuring 5.9 on Richter scale struck Indonesia’s Aceh province at early dawn on Tuesday, killing one eight year old girl and injuring eight, reports said.
earthquake measuring 6.0 on the Richter scale jolted Indonesia`s Aceh province Thursday.
A city in an Indonesian province that follows Sharia law has banned women from straddling on motorbikes behind male drivers.
The core of the problem is the contradictory regulations between 2007 gubernatorial decree and 2006 joint ministerial decree.
The tsunami warning was lifted five hours after the major 8.6 magnitude quake hit Indonesia.
Sri Lanka`s Meteorological Department lifted a tsunami warning on Wednesday almost four hours after issuing it.
Abu Bakar Bashir was found guilty in March of helping plan a terror attack and fund a jihadi training camp in Aceh province.
Amnesty said caning defies UN Convention against Torture ratified by country.
The extremists are accused of plotting to kill Westerners including tourists.
Indonesia police said on Monday they had shot dead an Islamic militant involved in the beheading of three schoolgirls in 2005 and captured three other men in raids in Aceh province in Sumatra.
Ikra Alfila has
rediscovered the joy of play, but the little 10-year-old still
has nightmares about giant waves five years after the tsunami
that killed everyone in her family except her father.
The ship almost looks like it belongs in the neighborhood, swept miles inland almost five years ago after a cataclysmic earthquake spawned the worst tsunami known to mankind.
Indonesia`s staunchly Muslim Aceh province asked provincial lawmakers to hold off including stoning to death as a punishment for married adulterers in a new bill set to pass into law.
Day in Pics: 2nd September
Showbiz World - September 2, 2014
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