Ikhwan Hastanto

Penulis lepas, bermukim di Yogyakarta. 

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Indonesian Politician Hires Sex Worker Just to Prove Prevalence of Online Prostitution

He allegedly set up an elaborate sting operation just to prove that prostitution exists, exploiting a sex worker in the process.
Ikhwan Hastanto
2.7.20
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YouTubers Are Drinking Five Litres of Boba Milk Tea For No Reason

That’s roughly 360 grams or 86 teaspoons of sugar.
Ikhwan Hastanto
1.31.20
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Indonesian Religious Leader Claims Meth is Halal

He sells the drug to students, saying it would increase their drive to study the Quran.
Ikhwan Hastanto
1.30.20
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Fear of the Coronavirus Sparks Racist Hashtags on Indonesian Social Media

Indonesia has no confirmed cases of the coronavirus, but now netizens are calling for a travel ban on Chinese nationals.
Ikhwan Hastanto
1.30.20
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Britain’s ‘Most Prolific’ Rapist Was a Man Who Drugged and Raped 190 People

The Indonesian national was a doctoral student in the United Kingdom. Police uncovered over 3 terabytes of videos showing the attacks from his devices.
Ikhwan Hastanto
1.9.20
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This Woman Posed as a Hong Kong Socialite and Stole Millions From Friends and Lovers

Her tales of wealth and opulence were just a ploy to get some dough out of you, former friends and lovers said.
Ikhwan Hastanto
12.9.19
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Indonesia Wants to Make Itself a Tourist Destination for Penis Enlargement Massages

They’re already common in Indonesia, so why not cash in on it?
Ikhwan Hastanto
11.22.19
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Indonesians Will Soon Need to Pass a Pre-Marriage Class Before Tying the Knot

Couples will have to take a mandatory 3-month course before they can say ‘I do.’
Ikhwan Hastanto
11.19.19
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Self-Proclaimed Indonesian ‘Prophet’ Arrested for Selling Tickets to Heaven

He came up with some pretty absurd ways to get money from his followers.
Ikhwan Hastanto
11.7.19
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Two Indonesian Journalists Mediating Palm Oil Conflict Stabbed to Death

They were also activists who advocated on behalf of locals against palm oil giants.
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Jade Poa
11.6.19
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An Indonesian Man Is Building a Helicopter From Scratch so He Doesn’t Have to Deal With Traffic

He hopes to get it up and running by the end of the year.
Ikhwan Hastanto
11.6.19
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Indonesian Religious Leader Involved in Creating Anti-Adultery Laws Publicly Flogged for Adultery

The married man was caught having an affair with a married woman.
Ikhwan Hastanto
11.5.19
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