Friday, 28th April 2017
National
  • Cathedral hurch urges catholics to vote in Jakarta election
    17th April 2017
    The Keuskupan Agung (Archdiocese) Jakarta Church has urged the Catholics here to participate in the second round of Jakarta gubernatorial election which will be held on Wednesday, April 19. "The theme we use in 2017s Easter ...
  • Disasters force people in Sukabumi to evacuate
    15th April 2017
    Residents of two sub-districts, such as Cibadak and Nagrak, of Sukabumi District, West Java Province, were evacuated due to strong winds and landslide that struck the region. "No casualty was reported due to the disasters. ...
  • President inaugurates toll road access to Priok Port
    15th April 2017
    President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) on Saturday inaugurated toll road access to Tanjung Pirok Port, North Jakarta, to enable smooth transportation of goods from and to the seaport. "The construction of this port was postponed ...
  • Jokowi inaugurates Jakarta`s Hasyim Asy`ari Mosque
    15th April 2017
    President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) inaugurated Jakartas KH Hasyim Ashari Mosque, with a capacity of around 16 thousand people, located on Daan Mogot Street, West Jakarta City, on Saturday. The president, wearing a white shirt ...
  • Indonesia, Lebanon to cooperate on youth, sports affairs
    14th April 2017
    The governments of Indonesia and Lebanon have agreed to establish cooperation in the field of youth and sports, as stated in a press release by the Indonesian Embassy in Beirut received by ANTARA here, Friday. The agreement ...
  • Hundreds of thousands of Christians in Manado commemorate Good Friday
    14th April 2017
    Hundreds of thousands of Christians in Manado City and Minahasa Utara District in North Sulawesi Province are commemorating Good Friday through worship and mass in all local churches. "Good Friday is a celebration to ...
  • Indonesia highlights role of prisons in counter-terrorism strategy
    14th April 2017
    The Indonesian government is encouraging the integration of correctional facilities into the national counter-terrorism strategy, the Foreign Ministry stated. "By integrating the correctional facilities into the national ...
  • President declares holiday on April 19 in Jakarta
    14th April 2017
    President Joko Widodo has declared April 19 as a holiday in Jakarta to encourage residents of the capital city to exercise their voting rights in the second round of the gubernatorial election (pilkada). The head of state ...
  • Wreckage of missing caravan plane found
    14th April 2017
    The wreckage of the Cessna 208 Caravan cargo plane which was missing on its flight from Tanah Merah to Oksibil in Papua province on Wednesday was found in Anem Hill in Pegunungan Bintang district on Thursday. "This morning ...
  • Special team to investigate acid attack on Baswedan
    14th April 2017
    Jakarta Metropolitan Police have set up special teams to investigate the recent acid attack on senior anti-graft agency prosecutor Novel Baswedan. "The teams consist of members from the regional police command, the resort ...