Cardinal Suharyo of Jakarta. File photo: UCAN/Katharina R. Lestari
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Interfaith prayer in Indonesia for end to Covid-19 pandemic

JAKARTA (UCAN): “It is our obligation to always pray to God that he will immediately…

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A member of Catholic Youth in Bandung, West Java, giving aid items to a Muslim woman. Photo: UCAN/Edi Silaban
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Young Indonesian Catholics reach out to virus-hit families

JAKARTA (UCAN): Catholic Youth, an Indonesian youth organisation formed, Adopt One Brother, a solidarity movement…

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Father Puspo, of the Daya Dharma Institute, with Father Fredy Rante Taruk, left, executive director of Caritas Indonesia, preparing food packages for families affected by Covid-19. Photo: UCAN/Daya Dharma
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A million-and-a-half Indonesians face Covid-19 unemployment woes

JAKARTA (UCAN): More than 1.5 million Indonesian workers face uncertain futures after their companies closed…

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Schools and universities closed in Jakarta and elsewhere

JAKARTA (UCAN): Schools and universities in the Indonesian capital of Jakarta and in many provinces…

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Indonesia quarantines ship’s crew

Jakarta (UCAN): Indonesia has quarantined 188 crew members brought home from the World Dream cruise…

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