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Child malnutrition due to rises of oil prices (21 Jul 2008)
Thirteen toddlers are fighting for their lives in Ba'a hospital in a remote village in Nusa Tenggara Province, eastern Indonesia. All of them are suffering from malnutrition.

41 nabbed for hoisting flag (20 Jul 2008)
Police have detained 41 people in Fakfak, 890 kilometers west of Jayapura, for allegedly hoisting the Bintang Kejora (Morning Star) flag on Saturday.

More religions, more trouble (17 Jul 2008)
The separatist conflict in Indonesia's Papua region�formerly known as Irian Jaya and once one of the world's great liberal causes�has become relatively quiet in recent years.

Indonesian Papua: More religions, more trouble (17 Jul 2008)
The separatist conflict in Indonesia's Papua region�formerly known as Irian Jaya and once one of the world's great liberal causes�has become relatively quiet in recent years. Small groups of protesters still occasionally gather to wave the Morning Star independence flag and get arrested for it.

Forestry firms poor performance in Papua (16 Jul 2008)
Greenomics Indonesia, an NGO conducting studies on the environment, says 60.42 percent of forestry companies in Papua and West Papua perform poorly on local community empowerment and investment in sustainable forest development.