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An Indonesian civil servant who owed his ex-wife a large alimony has paid back some $10,000 worth of missed payments in coins.

Man pays ex-wife’s $10,000 debt in about 890 kilograms coins

An Indonesian civil servant who owed his ex-wife a large alimony has paid back some $10,000 worth of missed payments in coins.

Five dead, 15 missing in Indonesia landslide

At least five people have been killed and 15 are still missing after a landslide cascaded down the terraced slopes of a rice field on the Indonesian island of Java on Thursday, officials said.

At least eight killed in Indonesia landslide

Eight miners were killed and at least three more were missing following a landslide Monday on the slopes of a volcano on the Indonesian island of Java, officials said.

Indonesia quake death toll rises to three

At least three people have been killed following a strong 6.5-magnitude earthquake on Indonesia’s main island of Java, an official said Saturday.

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