Stories About ‘Batak’

The following stories talk about the subject ‘Batak’.

North Sumatra & Aceh Tour

Monday, October 15th, 2012, by . 1 Comment

The 15 day “Sumatran Highlights tour allows you to see all the major attractions of northern Sumatra, while also bringing you very close to the people, history, and culture of the region.


Gusti Dertik in Batakland

Thursday, May 19th, 2011, by . 18 Comments

Gusti Dertik (Dr.Herman Neubronner van der Tuuk) was, so we are told, the greatest nineteenth century Western student of Indonesian languages, possibly rivaled only by Brandes, a quite different type of scholar (and different type of human being). He laid the foundation for the comparative study of Indonesian languages by the formulation of two phonetic laws “without which”, according to the later testimony of the scholar of Malay Van Ronkel , “no scientific treatment of an Indonesian language is possible.”


On the Rampage

Monday, December 13th, 2010, by . 12 Comments

Rampage by militant groups in in Bandung & Tasikmalaya, while a senior Democrat Party figure calls for their banning.


Bekasi Bigots

Sunday, February 21st, 2010, by . 196 Comments

Sectarian mapping of cities to prevent conflict, as another church, in Bekasi, is closed.


Marcella Zalianty

Wednesday, December 10th, 2008, by . 24 Comments

Marcella ZaliantyBeautiful, possibly thuggish actress Marcella Zalianty, the last moments of a celebrity goat, and creative use of cutlery.


Offensive Cartoons on Websites

Wednesday, November 19th, 2008, by . 89 Comments

Website and blog owners scramble to delete offensive cartoons as the government, MUI and PKS bear down on them.


Learning Javanese Words & Phrases

Thursday, August 28th, 2008, by . 50 Comments

Purba Negoro on the future of Javanese language, and learning some easy words and phrases.


Bersekolah dengan Berbahasa Jawa

Tuesday, January 15th, 2008, by . 11 Comments

Diwajibkannya berbahasa Jawa di sekolah-sekolah tertentu.


Cannibal Stories

Sunday, December 30th, 2007, by . 23 Comments

Cannibalism in Sumatra and Papua.


Batak Church Attack

Saturday, September 8th, 2007, by . 56 Comments

A Batak church in Tangerang, West Java is attacked.


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