Latest Surabaya Stories

2011-03-22 10:15:00

Surabaya zoo keepers became aware of three missing baby Komodo dragons on February 28, however, they did not report this to zoo management until March 5.

2007-12-05 03:00:15

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2006-08-30 03:50:00

Foul-smelling mud oozing from an exploratory oil well in Indonesia has forced the partial closure of key toll road for the fifth time this month, officials said on Wednesday.

2006-08-10 07:44:56

JAKARTA (Reuters) - A huge flow of hot mud pouring out of an exploratory oil well in Indonesia inundating all in its path will be treated and channeled into the sea, the environment minister said on Thursday.

2006-05-17 07:50:00

By Achmad Sukarsono and Diyan Jari JAKARTA (Reuters) - At least five members of an Indonesian family have been infected with bird flu, the World Health Organization confirmed on Wednesday, after the case triggered widespread fears of human-to-human transmission.

2006-05-17 02:05:00

The World Health Organization confirmed six more human cases of bird flu infections in Indonesia on Wednesday, including five members of a family whose case has triggered fears of human-to-human transmission.

2006-04-14 21:55:19

JAKARTA (Reuters) - A train crash in Indonesia's Central Java province on Saturday killed 12 people and injured 14, police said.

2006-04-14 21:17:03

JAKARTA (Reuters) - A train crash in Indonesia's Central Java province early on Saturday killed 12 people and injured 14, police said. The accident occurred when two trains bound from Jakarta to Surabaya, Indonesia's second city, collided, a police official at Gubug near the crash site said.

2006-04-11 01:33:59

By Heri Retnowati SURABAYA, Indonesia (Reuters) - Poultry vendor Ahmad Jamal plucks, dissects and cleans hundreds of chickens and ducks every day in an Indonesian market, but takes the risk of bird flu as a matter of fate. "If I die from bird flu, that is my destiny.

2006-01-02 21:59:47

SURABAYA, Indonesia (Reuters) - The death toll from floods and landslides that have devastated several villages in Indonesia's East Java province has climbed to 51, a rescue official said on Tuesday.

Word of the Day
  • A person in a secondary role, specifically the second most important character (after the protagonist).
The word 'deuteragonist' comes from a Greek word meaning 'an actor of second-class parts'.