Sunday, 30th August 2015
International
  • Number of injured rises to 474 in Taiwan park fire
    28th June 2015
    A fire, which was suspected of resulting from explosion of a large amount of unknown flammable powder, in a recreational park in Taiwan's New Taipei city on Saturday has injured at least 474 people. Suffering various ...
  • US, China must maintain peace in asia-pacific region: Yudhoyono
    27th June 2015
    Former Indonesian president Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono said the US and China must strengthen their commitment to maintaining and advance peace and stability in the Asia Pacific region. "There is no doubt the US and China are ...
  • Democracy in ASEAN forecast to rely on Indonesia: Observer
    24th June 2015
    The future of democracy in the ASEAN is forecast to rely on Indonesian leadership, according to Arif Susanto, an observer at the Indonesian Democracy and Development Institute. "Democracy in the ASEAN is predicted to rely ...
  • China invites Indonesia to participate in military parade
    23rd June 2015
    China has invited Indonesia to participate in a military parade, to mark the 70th anniversary of the allied victory over Japan and the end of the anti-fascist war, at Tiananmen Square on September 3. "We will invite a ...
  • S. Korea explores cooperation with Indonesian agriculture ministry
    23rd June 2015
    A South Korean delegation has begun exploring cooperation with the Indonesian Ministry of Agricultural and Spatial/National Land Agency to develop an integrated spatial management information system. The initiative to ...
  • Armenia police disperse protest over power price hikes
    23rd June 2015
    Riot police in the Armenian capital early Tuesday used water cannon to disperse several hundred demonstrators protesting a government hike in electricity prices, an AFP journalist reported. On Monday some 4,000 protesters ...
  • Al Jazeera says its journalist to remain in German custody
    22nd June 2015
    One of the pan-Arab television network Al Jazeeras best known journalists, Ahmed Mansour, was remanded in custody by a German judge after being detained at Egypts request, the public prosecutors office said on Sunday. ...
  • Israel minister's wife sorry for "Obama coffee" gag
    22nd June 2015
    The flamboyant wife of Israeli Interior Minister Silvan Shalom published an "inappropriate joke" Sunday about US President Barack Obama on her Twitter account, only to later delete it and apologise. "Do u know what Obama ...
  • Denmark's Rasmussen to form minority govt
    22nd June 2015
    Lars Lokke Rasmussen of the centre-right Venstre party said Sunday he would form a minority government  after a vote that brought the Danish right to power."Denmark's Queen Margrethe II asked the prime minister-elect to ...
  • Egypt names new ambassador to Israel
    22nd June 2015
    Egypt on Sunday appointed a new ambassador to Israel to fill a post that had been vacant since ousted Islamist president Mohamed Morsi recalled the previous envoy in 2012. State news agency MENA said that Hazem Khairat, a ...