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  • Visually impaired demand rights to vote by secret ballot

    Wed, March 26 2014 14:02

    Within the next 15 days, Indonesian people will cast their votes in the legislative elections, but those with visual impairment have considered the upcoming elections discriminative towards them..

  • Constitutional Court ready to tackle election disputes

    Tue, March 25 2014 21:05

    Indonesias Constitutional Court was ready to deal with possible disputes that could emerge from the upcoming legislative elections on April 9..

  • Traditional markets target of political parties

    Tue, March 25 2014 18:40

    Considered a more effective place for the 2014 legislative election campaigns, traditional markets have become the target of political parties to win the hearts of people..

  • UN right chief hits Israel over settlements

    Tue, March 25 2014 10:40

    The building of Israeli settlements and attacks by settlers on Palestinians are a major source of much abuse of rights in the occupied territories, the United Nations top human rights official said on Monday (March 24)..

  • Women`s quality, not quantity, needed in parliament

    Tue, March 25 2014 10:32

    Political parties should nominate qualified woman legislative candidates so that they can work and represent the interests of their constituencies in the parliament..

  • Bali Strives To Lure More Chinese Tourists

    Tue, March 25 2014 10:29

    As more and more high-spending Chinese tourists travel abroad, Indonesia does not want to miss the opportunity of enjoying the share of the Chinese tourist boom..

  • PKS targets big three in 2014 legislative elections

    Sat, March 22 2014 20:28

    The Prosperous Justice Party (PKS), the fourth largest electoral contestant in the 2009 legislative elections, has set itself to become one of the Big Three parties in the April 9 legislative elections next month..

  • Jokowi`s running mate remains hazy

    Fri, March 21 2014 18:49

    The figure who will be considered as a potential running mate for Joko "Jokowi" Widodo, the presidential aspirant from the Indonesian Democratic Party of Struggle (PDI-P), remains unclear..

  • Indonesia respects Ukraine`s sovereignty concerning Crimea issue

    Fri, March 21 2014 18:44

    Indonesia is a friend to both Russia and Ukraine, but, above all, it always upholds its 1945 Constitution that respects a countrys sovereignty and territorial integrity..

  • "Blusukan" campaign considered more effective

    Mon, March 17 2014 10:39

    Making impromptu visits to neglected and remote areas, known in Javanese term as "blusukan", are considered more effective to win peoples sympathy..

Bad weather hampers rescue of sinking boat in Papua

Bad weather hampers rescue of sinking boat in PapuaBad weather in Yapen waters hampered the rescue effort of a sinking boat that carried 30 people in the area of Pasorae ...

S. Korean prosecutors raid office of sunken ferry operator

S. Korean prosecutors raid office of sunken ferry operatorSouth Korean prosecutors on Wednesday raided the office of the sunken ferry operator, the owners house and related ...

President opens Inacraft 2014

President opens Inacraft 2014President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono, in the company of First Lady Ani Yudhoyono, opened the 16th Jakarta International ...

International football legends to visit Indonesia in May

International football legends to visit Indonesia in MayInternational football legends will visit Indonesia to play against Indonesian football players in an exhibition game ...

U.S. website picks 2NE1 as girl group to love

U.S. website picks 2NE1 as girl group to loveSouth Korean girl group 2NE1 has been chosen by U.S. media website BuzzFeed as one of "11 girl groups from around the ...