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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • A city of Indonesia on a delta island of southern Borneo. An important deep-water port, Banjarmasin was part of a Hindu kingdom in the 14th century and passed to Muslim rulers in the 15th century. Population: 589,000.

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  • Aya Sugianto/European Pressphoto Agency A ferry was on fire after it collided with a coal barge Monday on the Barito River in Banjarmasin, Indonesia.

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  • Java, Banjarmasin on the southern coast of Borneo, and Tsiompa

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  • Council member Muhammad Noor, who is a lecturer at in the provincial capital of Banjarmasin, told Antara state news agency Monday that a group of ulema attending a discussion in Tabalong regency recently concluded that deafening loudspeakers, albeit for good purposes, could spark disagreement among Muslims and non-Muslims due to the noise and discomfort caused.

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  • If travelling by river, visitors would get to witness the majesty of Sungai Mahakam (980km) in Samarinda, Sungai Barito (890km) in Banjarmasin and Sungai Kapuas (1,143km) in Pontianak.

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  • Dia mengakui, berbagai persiapan sebenarnya telah dilakukan oleh pihaknya untuk rencana gelar pertandingan di Banjarmasin yang dijadwalkan berlangsung di Gedung Sultan Suriansyah Banjarmasin pada 23 Mei 2009.

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  • Menurut Risnan yang mengaku sebagai mantan petinju era 60-an, apabila nantinya Daud Yordan bisa terus memenangkan pertandingan, maka tidak tertutup kemungkinan pertandingan internasional petinju dibawah Manajemen Golden Boy Promotions itu, bisa dilaksanakan di Banjarmasin dengan versi tinju bergengsi lainnya.

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  • Anggrek pleihari itu telah dijadikan puspa pesona nasional, kata Ketua Perkumpulan Anggrek Indonesia (PAI) Kalsel, Hj Aida Muslimah kepada pers di Banjarmasin, Senin.

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  • "Heavy rains may cause floods in areas in Banjarmasin, Pontianak, Balikpapan and Samarinda," he said.

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  • It was traveling from Negara to Banjarmasin in South Kalimantan province.

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  • The ferry, which was also intended for cargo, sank about 60 miles (100 kilometers) from Banjarmasin.

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