Biography of the Author Chandni Vatvani

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Chandni Vatvani

Journalist at CNA, Asia's leading English-language news platform.

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  1. Indonesia cuts short year-end holidays, tightens restrictions to prevent another COVID-19 surge | Video
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    Indonesia cuts short year-end holidays, tightens restrictions to prevent another COVID-19 surge | Video

    Indonesia has cut short its year-end holidays and imposed tighter restrictions in and out of certain provinces in a bid to head off yet another ...
  2. Indonesia’s regional polls could shape 2024 presidential election | Video
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    Indonesia’s regional polls could shape 2024 presidential election | Video

    Campaigning has ended for Indonesia's regional elections this week. For political parties, much at stake that goes beyond local ...
  3. COVID-19: Indonesia's batik artisans innovate to keep their craft alive | Video
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    COVID-19: Indonesia's batik artisans innovate to keep their craft alive | Video

    As Indonesia battles COVID-19, batik artisans have turned to making face masks to keep their craft and livelihoods alive. Chandni Vatvani reports.
  4. Surabaya police HQ
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    Militant family uses child in suicide bomb attack on Indonesian police

    A family of militants in Indonesia carried an eight-year-old into a suicide bomb attack against police in Surabaya on Monday (May 14), a day after ...
  5. Indian food in Jakarta with a new twist | Video
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    Indian food in Jakarta with a new twist | Video

    Bambaiya, which offers Indian street and comfort food in Indonesia’s capital Jakarta, is the brainchild of 27-year-old Girish Shamdasani. It is a ...
  6. Asian Games: Indonesia impresses with athletes’ villages | Video
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    Asian Games: Indonesia impresses with athletes’ villages | Video

    The 2018 Asian Games are being co-hosted by the Indonesian cities of Jakarta and Palembang - and both have athletes' villages to house competitors.
  7. South Sumatra governor candidates say tackling haze is one of their top priorities | Video
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    South Sumatra governor candidates say tackling haze is one of their top priorities | Video

    South Sumatra was among several Indonesian provinces ravaged by forest fires in 2015. Under the outgoing governor, the provincial government ...
  8. Indonesia sets eyes on halal good and services | Video
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    Indonesia sets eyes on halal good and services | Video

    Indonesia has the world's largest Muslim population, and is a huge consumer market for halal products. But with the halal industry set to boom ...
  9. Pencak Silat makes debut at Asian Games | Video
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    Pencak Silat makes debut at Asian Games | Video

    Pencak Silat – which originates in Indonesia – will be a medal sport at the Asian Games for the first time and host Indonesia’s athletes are ...