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A Buddhist monk in Batam city island is wanted for pedophilia and kidnapping allegation

A Buddhist monk in Batam city island is wanted for pedophilia and kidnapping allegation

Several underage children are suspected to be victims of sexual harassment committed by a monk at a monastery in Kavling Nongsa, northern part of Batam city island. The Commission for the Protection of Women and Children (KPPAD) Kepri revealed cases of allegations of abuse and exploitation of four children and one adult in Batam. Surprisingly, the suspected actor is a Bhikkhu (Buddhist monk) who serve in the Vihara Purnama Mahayana, Nongsa, Batam city island named; Yo Chu Hi a.k.a.Hendra.

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Gathering event of the Javanese community in Batam city of Riau Islands

Gathering event of the Javanese community in Batam city of Riau Islands

The annual event was first held in 2004, with the aim to preserve the Javanese tradition. This year, the main theme of the event is Bhinneka Tunggal Ika (Unity in Diversity).

Members of Paguyuban Wargo Jowo, also known as Punggowo, arrived in Dataran Engku Putri, Batam Center, Aug. 27 for a gathering event of the Javanese community in Riau Islands. They attended the event in traditional Javanese outfit with blangkoniket, beskap and keris.

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Indian sex tourist being deceived by sex workers in Nagoya district of Batam city

Indian sex tourist being deceived by sex workers in Nagoya district of Batam city

Batam City is a city that became its own destination for foreign tourists. The nightlife the city has to offer has become an attraction.

It happened when the four tourists were booking a night lady, in a hotel in Batam City. Four horny tourists from India deceived by sex workers (locally called PSK) who operates in Nagoya, Batam City Island. Have not had time to accompany, suddenly the woman went somewhere. Puri one of the tourists told the batamnews.co.id in Nagoya Saturday (18/08/2017) said the incident lasted yesterday afternoon.

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Taxi drivers in Batam city island are on strike

Taxi drivers in Batam city island are on strike

The democratic event led by hundreds of taxi driver in Batam, Riau Islands are due to protesting against 3 major online taxi fleet. UBER, Go-Car, Grab and other online taxi companies are known to open their Batam branch and offices. The masses joined in FPNT (Forum Peduli Nasib Taxi) and FKPTPB (Driver Taxi Driver Forum of Barelang Port). They convoy heading to the office of the mayor and lower house parliament representative of Batam today Wednesday (August, 2nd 2017) since at 08.00 pm. In addition, the mob also raided the black plate taxi that used to operate at Hang Nadim Airport.

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