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  • Vote buying still mars legislative elections

    Wed, April 9 2014 17:25

    Vote buying still mars the countrys legislative elections on Wednesday despite threat of criminalization of such practice..

  • Distribution of election supplies in Papua challenging

    Wed, April 9 2014 00:33

    Some 185.8 million out of Indonesias population of about 240 million will go to polling stations to cast their votes for the legislative elections across Indonesia on April 9, 2014..

  • Satinah finally escapes beheading in saudi arabia

    Fri, April 4 2014 20:26

    Convicted Indonesian migrant worker Satinah, facing beheading for murder in Saudi Arabia, was finally freed from the death penalty after the Indonesian government and the victims family agreed upon a 7 million Riyal diyat payment..

  • Garuda Indonesia sets ambitious target in 2014

    Thu, April 3 2014 22:46

    Having a population of around 245 million people and comprising about 1,300 islands stretching from Sabang to Merauke, Indonesia was a very promising market for the airline industry..

  • Beware of money politics

    Wed, April 2 2014 17:04

    It is not unusual to hear about allegations of money politics to influence the voters, during elections, to favor the givers..

  • 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..

Police to question Jokowi about Obor Rakyat`s case

Police to question Jokowi about Obor Rakyat`s caseThe police will question President-elect Joko Widodo (Jokowi) as a witness in the defamation case against Obor Rakyat ...

Indonesian Red Cross donates Rp1 billion for Gaza

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Jakarta index closes higher, rupiah down

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Indonesian players win two titles at taiwan open

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Popular Turkish singer causes outrage with anti-semitic Gaza tweets

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