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No compromise over radicalism, president said

20th April 2015
- As Indonesia is a country where a majority of the population is moderate Muslims, it will never compromise over any form of radicalism and extremism, President Joko Widodo said here on Monday."As a moderate Muslim country, ...
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    25th April 2015
    Ancient rock paintings have been discovered in the Ohoidertaun village of Kei islands. These include at least 400 images, among others of humans, hand prints, trees, and boats, the head of Ambons archaeology office Muh. ...
  • Preparation for execution of death row convicts ordered
    24th April 2015
    The attorney general office has ordered for the preparation of execution of 11 death row convicts. The order was issued on Thursday for the the prosecutors in charge of the execution , chief spokesman of the attorney ...
  • Historical walk of Asia-Africa conference flags off in Bandung
    24th April 2015
    The Historical Walk of the Asia-Africa Conference (AAC) commenced at 9:15 a.m. local time, led by a row of military personnel bearing the flags of the countries participating in the AAC. During the Historical Walk, a group ...
  • Bandung message signed
    24th April 2015
    Indonesian President Joko Widodo, Chinese President Xi Jinping and King of Swaziland Mswati III symbolically signed Bandung Message in the Merdeka Building here on Friday. Bandung Message is one of three documents produced ...
  • 22 VVIPs To Join Asian-African Historical Walk in Bandung
    24th April 2015
    - Some 22 heads of state/government or deputies (VVIPs) from Asian and African countries will participate in the Historical Walk in Bandung, according to the Indonesian Ministry of Foreign Affairs. This walk was organized as ...
  • RI, Egypt discuss efforts to enhance cooperation
    23rd April 2015
    Indonesian President Joko Widodo and Egyptian Prime Minister Ibrahim Mahlab discussed efforts to enhance cooperation between the two countries known for their moderate political views at a bilateral meeting here on Thursday. ...
  • Indonesia, Bangladesh agree to boost trade relations
    23rd April 2015
    Indonesian President Joko Widodo and Bangladeshi Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina agreed to boost trade ties between the two countries during bilateral talks held on the sidelines of the Asian-African Summit here on Thursday. ...
  • Indonesia, Vanuatu sign inter-parliamentary cooperation agreement
    23rd April 2015
    The Indonesian and Vanuatu parliaments have signed an inter-parliament cooperation agreement which is part of the Asia-Pacific Parliament Forum. Chairman of the Indonesian House of Representatives (DPR) Setya Novanto and his ...
  • RI, S Africa agree to enhance economic cooperation
    23rd April 2015
    Indonesia and South Africa have agreed to enhance economic cooperation including energy and industrial sectors. "The economic ties between Indonesia and South Africa are still low. We are trying to increase the relations in ...
  • President Jokowi calls for world peace
    23rd April 2015
    President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) called for world peace after officially closing the Asian-African Summit 2015, which was held as part of events celebrating the 60th anniversary of the Asian-African Conference (AAC). "I urge ...