Sunday, 24th July 2016
Feature
  • Will Ahok change his stance, only time will tell
    11th June 2016
    With the election of Jakartas next governor just a few months away, the political atmosphere in the capital city, and even at the national level, is already warming up. Basuki Tjahaja Purnama or Ahok, the incumbent Jakarta ...
  • Candidates for police top post still a puzzle
    10th June 2016
    Amid suggestions that President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) should not extend the term of office of the outgoing Police Chief General Badrodin Haiti, the head of state said he had yet to decide on the matter. General Haiti will ...
  • Indonesian Cyber Agency to curb rampant cyber attacks
    9th June 2016
    Lacking adequate cyber security, Indonesia is in a state of emergency following increasing incidents of cyber attacks mostly from within the country. Indonesia is ranked second among countries where cyber attacks are ...
  • Ventures in fake investment companies still rife
    6th June 2016
    Fake investment companies still are operating openly in the country attracting thousands of investors by promising attractive profit. Poor financial literacy is partly attributable to the expansion of the illegal ...
  • public awareness of wildlife protection
    6th June 2016
    Every effort must be made to raise public awareness of wildlife protection after many large mammals such as Sumatran tigers are killed each year, their tusks hacked out, and their bodies are left to rot. Public awareness ...
  • Pancasila, cohesive power of Unitary State of the Republic of Indonesia
    1st June 2016
    Every year, on June 1, Indonesia commemorates the birth of the national ideology of Pancasila, which serves as the cohesive power of the Unitary State of the Republic of Indonesia (NKRI). Looking back 71 years on June 1, ...
  • Counting the blessings behind fasting
    31st May 2016
    For religious communities, both Muslims and Christians, fasting and prayers are one of the most powerful spiritual combinations on earth. True fasting for such devout brings humility and alignment with God, for it conquers ...
  • Sail Karimata Strait 2016 to involve four provinces
    30th May 2016
    The annual international maritime event of Sail Indonesia this year is called Sail Karimata Strait 2016 and will involve four provinces located on Kalimantan and Sumatra Islands: West Kalimantan, Jambi, Bangka Belitung, and Riau ...
  • President Jokowi sees peace, stability as key for global economic growth
    28th May 2016
    A war is not only bloody, cruel and expensive but also detrimental to economic growth. The reality was highlighted by President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) in his key speech during the Outreach Meeting at the G-7 Summit attended ...
  • Politicians, activists laud new govt regulation on child protection
    28th May 2016
    Politicians and child protection activists have lauded the issuance of Government Regulation No. 1 of 2016, which is the second amendment to Law No. 23 of 2002 on Child Protection, giving judges enough room to impose heavier ...