Category Archives: Education

Pekanbaru schools closed after thick smog shrouds city

Pekanbaru, Riau (ANTARA) – Thick smog in Pekanbaru, Riau, arising from land and forest fires, has compelled the local government to close schools in the city, a city spokesman stated.

Pekanbaru Mayor Firdaus has given …

Wildfire annihilates West Aceh’s 1.5-ha peatland

Meulaboh, Aceh (ANTARA) – Wildfire scorched through 1.5 hectares (ha) of peatland area in Suak Raya Village, Johan Pahlawan Sub-district, Meulaboh, West Aceh District, Aceh Province.

“The fire was extinguished on Friday morning, but on …

Hasanuddin University students to join dance contest in Italy

Makassar, South Sulawesi (ANTARA) – Several arts students of the University of Hasanuddin (Unhas) will represent Indonesia in the Second International Dance and Vocal Contest “All Colours of Art” to be organized in San Marino, …

UNHCR affirms resettlement never been an all-encompassing solution

Jakarta The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) spokesperson reiterated, Monday, that resettlement is not a solution for refugees globally and that his party will respect national policies on accepting asylum-seekers from countries ratifying …