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see MaduraMadura
or Madoera
, island (1990 pop. 3,015,124), c.1,760 sq mi (4,560 sq km), Indonesia, near the northeast coast of Java, from which it is separated by Madura Strait. The island and its offshore islets are part of the province of East Java.
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, island, Indonesia.
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A total of 359 blood samples from suspected dengue patients were collected in Bangkalan, Madura Island, between 2012 and 2014.
The International Atomic Energy Agency on Friday expressed support for Indonesia's plan to construct nuclear power plants on Java and Madura islands, despite strong protests from environmental organizations.
Jasa Marga was to invest Rp 300 billion in the project to build a bridge spanning the sea between the East Java capital and Madura island.
The incident occurred on Saturday (17 January) as the aircraft, carrying pilgrims from Bangkalan district, Madura island, and from elsewhere in East Java province, was about to takeoff.
Floods have also hit Sampang, Madura Island, East Java, over the past three days, and killed five people.
It took three months to build the ship, involving 15 ship builders from a number of fishing villages in Sumenep Regency on Madura Island, off East Java.
Some chose to cross to the Madura Island for a moment.
The Sampit violence left almost 500 people dead, mostly Madurese, and forced more than 35,000 migrant Madurese to return to their homeland of Madura Island, just off East Java.