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  • 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..

  • Indonesian political parties kick off nationwide campaigns

    Sun, March 16 2014 18:07

    A total of 12 Indonesian political parties at the national level kicked off a 21-day nationwide campaigns on Sunday to win the votes of 158.8 million voters in the April 9, 2014 legislative elections..

President Yudhoyono offers easter greetings

President Yudhoyono offers easter greetingsPresident Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono on his Twitter account @SBYudhoyono conveyed his Easter greetings to Christians.

Over 100 killed in clashes over cattle robbery in S. Sudan

Over 100 killed in clashes over cattle robbery in S. SudanMore than 100 people were killed and dozens injured when suspected cattle raiders attacked a village in South Sudans ...

Indonesian Labor Union wants wage rise by 30 percent in 2015

Indonesian Labor Union wants wage rise by 30 percent in 2015The Confederation of Indonesian Workers Union (KSPI) demanded a wage rise by 30 percent in the year 2015, the ...

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 ...