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Bali earthquake: Fears of volcanic eruption on popular tourist island as 5.7-magnitude tremor strikes

Fears of a volcanic eruption on the Indonesian island of Bali have been triggered by a large earthquake nearby.<p>A 5.7-magnitude tremor was detected in …

Natural Disasters

Beijing criticizes Indonesia renaming part of South China Sea

<b>(CNN) —</b> Indonesia has become the latest Southeast Asian nation to ruffle China's feathers over the South China Sea.<p>In an act of defiance against Beijing's territorial ambitions in the region, Indonesia will refer to the northern areas of its exclusive economic zone in the South China Sea as the …

China

Indonesian minister says Leonardo DiCaprio 'not blacklisted' for anti-palm oil crusade

An Indonesian minister has denied reports the country could move to blacklist Leonardo DiCaprio after the Oscar-winning actor criticised the environmental impact of palm-oil cultivation on a recent visit to the Sumatran rainforests.<p>On Saturday the Associated Press reported comments from Heru …

Human Rights

Pakistan attack: How the Christian minority lives

<b>Youhanabad, Pakistan (CNN) —</b> Gunmen carrying AK-47 assault rifles stand guard on a tiny, dusty street, but they're not protecting a military installation or a prison. They're armed volunteers guarding a church.<p>This is the area of Youhanabad on the outskirts of the city of Lahore. It's the most …

Indonesia Threatened to Ban Leonardo DiCaprio

And it wasn't because he's too handsome.<p>While other countries, like Russia, are sending homemade Oscars to beloved actor Leonardo DiCaprio, Indonesia is threatening to ban him from entering the country. Why? Leo's Instagram.<p>Leo was visiting the Sumatran Orangutan Conservation Programme in Indonesia …