Sunday, 26th April 2015
International
  • Indonesia has evacuated 1,036 citizens from Yemen
    12th April 2015
    Indonesia so far has evacuated 1,036 of its citizens from Yemen, the Foreign Ministry said in its press statement here on Sunday. "Today, (April 12) a total of 43 Indonesian citizens (WNI) are expected to arrive home from ...
  • Israeli troops kill palestinian at militant's funeral in West Bank
    10th April 2015
    Israeli troops killed a Palestinian stone-thrower and wounded several others in the occupied West Bank on Friday after a militant's funeral turned violent, hospital officials and witnesses said.An army spokeswoman, according to ...
  • Japan wants to increase investment in Indonesia
    10th April 2015
    Many Japanese investors have expressed great interest in investing in Indonesia following a visit to Japan by President Joko Widodo and Vice-President Jusuf Kalla in March 2015. That Japanese investors are serious about ...
  • Indonesian Air Force deploys personnel to secure Asian-African Conference
    9th April 2015
    The Indonesian Air Force (TNI-AU) has deployed 1.3 thousand personnel to secure the 60th anniversary celebrations of the Asian-African Conference (AAC 2015) being held on April 19-24, in Jakarta and Bandung (West Java). ...
  • Canadian fighters carry out first strikes in Syria
    9th April 2015
    Canada carried out its first air strikes in Syria on Wednesday the military said, expanding Ottawas contribution to the US-led coalition against Islamic State, after parliament approved a larger role in the conflict. Two ...
  • Japan yet to confirm Abe`s attendance at AAC`s 60th commemoration
    8th April 2015
    Japan has yet to confirm Prime Minister Shinzo Abes attendance at the 60th Commemoration of the Asian-African Conference (AAC) in Indonesia, Deputy Ambassador of Japan to Indonesia Yusuke Shindo stated on Wednesday. "We ...
  • Twitter and Facebook vow to challenge Turkey over ban
    7th April 2015
    Twitter and Facebook have vowed to fight a Turkish ban that briefly blocked access to social media sites this week, a clampdown critics said was further evidence of Ankaras growing authoritarianism. Turkey has taken a tough ...
  • Obama says a weakened Israel would be `failure` of his presidency
    6th April 2015
    US President Barack Obama has said that a weakened Israel would be a "fundamental failure of my presidency," affirming solidarity with its long-time ally despite recent differences over the Iran nuclear deal. Obama said ...
  • 14 killed in airstrikes and attacks across Iraq
    6th April 2015
    At least 14 people were killed on Sunday in airstrikes against Islamic State (IS) militants and sporadic violent attacks across Iraq, security sources said. In Salahudin province, Iraqi aircraft carried out airstrikes on ...
  • French far-right leader again calls Nazi gas chambers a detail
    3rd April 2015
    The founder of France's far-right National Front party, Jean-Marie Le Pen, reiterated his assertion Thursday that Nazi gas chambers were a "detail" of World War II, prompting condemnation from rights groups and his daughter. ...