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Fossilized maize and rice found in Indonesia

Fossilized maize and rice have been found inside a bamboo basket on the slope of Mount Sindoro in Central Java. “The finding is also crucial to help us trace the history of food cultivation and technology in Indonesia, especially in Java,” said Siswanto, who spoke during the opening of the 2014

Man donating ancient Javanese manuscripts accused of theft

An Australian man wanting to donate 3,000 ancient Javanese manuscripts to institutions in Indonesia has found himself accused of having stolen them almost 30 years ago. A researcher of Javanese literature at Monash University in Melbourne, John Paterson denied the theft charge put forward by a local daily newspaper, the Solopos,