Monday, 27th June 2016
International
  • Minister Luhut Pandjaitan visits Fiji
    31st March 2016
    Indonesias Coordinating Minister for Political, Security and Legal Affairs Luhut Pandjaitan and the accompanying delegation arrived at Suva, the capital of Fiji, on Wednesday for a day long visit to the island state in the South ...
  • Court dismisses Malaysia Airlines` bid to strike out MH370 suit
    30th March 2016
    A Malaysian court on Wednesday dismissed a bid by national flag carrier Malaysia Airlines Berhad (MAB) to throw out a suit filed by relatives of three passengers who went missing on flight MH370, opening the way for other ...
  • Philippine government discovers location of hijackers
    30th March 2016
    The Philippine government has discovered the location of the pirates who had hijacked an Indonesian vessel and its crew. "The Philippine government has discovered the location of the pirates. They are located in the ...
  • Indonesia continues to coordinate with the Philippines over hostage crisis
    30th March 2016
    Indonesia continues to coordinate with the Philippines to secure the release of 10 of its citizens being held hostage by the Abu Sayyaf group, Chief of Indonesian Armed Forces, General Gatot Nurmantyo, stated here, Wednesday. ...
  • Egyptair hijack ends with passengers freed unharmed, suspect arrested
    30th March 2016
    An EgyptAir plane flying from Alexandria to Cairo was hijacked and forced to land in Cyprus on Tuesday but the passengers and crew were freed unharmed and the hijacker, whose motives remained a mystery, was arrested after giving ...
  • Pakistan detained more than 5,000 after Easter bombing killed 70
    29th March 2016
    Pakistani authorities detained more than 5,000 suspects, then released most of them, in the two days since a suicide bomber hit a park in the eastern city of Lahore at Easter, killing at least 70 people, a provincial minister ...
  • Egyptair plane hijacked to Cyprus, most passenger freed
    29th March 2016
    A man thought to be strapped with explosives hijacked an Egyptian plane on a flight between Alexandria and Cairo on Tuesday and forced it to land in Cyprus, Egyptian officials said.After the EgyptAir plane landed at Larnaca ...
  • Japan opens radar station close to disputed isles in move bound to rile China
    28th March 2016
    Japan on Monday switched on a radar station in the East China Sea, giving it a permanent intelligence gathering post close to Taiwan and a group of islands disputed by Japan and China, a move bound to rile Beijing.The new ...
  • Indonesia condemns Lahore bombing
    28th March 2016
    Indonesia strongly condemns the Sunday evening suicide bomb attack in Lahore, Pakistan, President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) stated. "Indonesia strongly condemns the suicide bombing in Lahore. Acts of terrorism cannot be ...
  • Sicide bomber kills at least 52, mostly women, kids in Pakistan park
    28th March 2016
    A suicide bomber killed at least 52 people, mostly women and children, at a public park in the Pakistani city of Lahore on Sunday, government officials and police said, striking at the heart of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharifs ...