A search and rescue team has moved to the area to try to determine the conditions of the plane's three crew members and the best way to evacuate them, Timika rescue agency Chief George Leo Mercy Randang said.
Indonesia has urged Taliban not to allow Afghanistan become a breeding ground for extremist activities.
The fires had been extinguished for about two hours and hundreds of police and soldiers were deployed around the prison to prevent prisoners from escaping, Jakarta Police Chief Fadil Imran told reporters
It took 14 months for Indonesia to exceed the 50,000 death mark at the end of May, and just over nine weeks to double it.
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Indonesian officials say Sriwijaya Air jet lost contact with air traffic controllers after taking off from Jakarta.
Both the Indian shuttlers are expected to overcome their respective first-round opponents -- Aya Ohori for PV Sindhu and Sayaka Takahashi for Saina Nehwal -- and cross swords in what would be their fifth encounter at the international stage
Around a dozen people were still unaccounted for after record rains that started on New Year's Eve pounded Jakarta and left swathes of the megalopolis, home to some 30 million, under water and with thousands homeless.
Jakarta, first established by Dutch colonists nearly 500 years ago, is one of the fastest-sinking cities on earth
Decades of uncontrolled and excessive depletion of groundwater reserves, rising sea-levels, and increasingly volatile weather patterns mean swathes of it have already started to disappear.
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PV Sindhu, who is eyeing her first title of the season, meets Japan's Akane Yamaguchi in the final of the Indonesia Open
Fifth seed PV Sindhu hardly had to break a sweat as she posted a comfortable 21-14 21-7 win over the third-seeded Japanese shuttler in just 44 minutes
PV Sindhu will next face the winner of the match between Malaysia's Soniia Cheh and-third seeded Japanese Nozomi Okuhara in the last-eight round of the BWF World Tour Super 1000 tournament
PV Sindhu staved off a challenge from Aya Ohori with a 11-21, 21-15, 21-15 win, while Kidambi Srikanth beat Kenta Nishimoto 21-14, 21-13 in the opening round of the Indonesia Open badminton tournament on Wednesday.
The government had deployed some 50,000 police and soldiers in Jakarta, in anticipation of protests following the official election results.
Punjab's new Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi with his Cabinet after the oath-taking ceremony in Chandigarh.PTI Photo
A security personnel cuts the sleeve of a candidate's cloth for security purposes during the Rajasthan Eligibility Examination for Teachers (REET), in Ajmer.PTI Photo
Indian Air Force aircrafts perform during an air show in Srinagar.AP Photo/Mukhtar Khan
Union Information & Broadcasting Minister Anurag Thakur inspects the Zojila Tunnel in Ladakh.PTI Photo
Karnataka Pradesh Youth Congress workers take part in a cycle rally to protest against the hike in fuel and LPG prices, in Bengaluru.PTI Photo
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