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Kids And Family

Education

Since its establishment in 2001, Ichthus School Jakarta has been consistently providing world-class education that prepares its students for a bright future. Armed with excellent facilities and value-driven education, as well as sound biblical teaching, Ichthus School aptly combines academic development with spiritual formation to shape the characters of its young learners. As one of the...

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Education

Since its establishment in 2001, Ichthus School Jakarta has been consistently providing world-class education that prepares its students for a bright future. Armed with excellent facilities and value-driven education, as well as sound biblical teaching, Ichthus School aptly combines academic development with spiritual formation to shape the characters of its young learners. As one of the...

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Explore Jakarta

My first approach to Indonesian Literature in translation came unexpectedly through the Italian book club in Jakarta where we read the book Pulang  (Home) by Indonesian female author, Leila S. Chudori. I read the book, I met Leila Chudori personally and after this unforgettable initiation, I joined the Indonesian Literature in Translation Study Group of the Indonesian Heritage Society (IHS), Ja...

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Sport

A Great White Shark is Earth’s greatest hunter. Think of what it brings to the water table. Their jaws bite with 4.612 kilopascals of force. They can swim at speeds of up to 40 kph. Their skin is tough, closer biologically to teeth than scales. They can leap 9 metres out of the water. And they have the Ampullae of Lorenzini. The fight wasn’t fair to begin with, but these submarine monste...

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Family

Both locally made and imported honey is available at Jakarta’s premium supermarkets. However, while anyone can find liquid (“runny”) honey easily, I rarely see creamy-texture, semi-solid whipped honey – and most honey available here is the non-infused one. Honey Lane offers liquid honey along with whipped honey; they are made with local nectars, and are infused with Indonesian ginger, cinnamon ...

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