Monday, 5th December 2016
National
  • Flood inundates tens of homes in Muara Teweh, C. Kalimantan
    22nd November 2016
    A flood inundated tens of homes in Muara Teweh, North Barito District, Central Kalimantan Province, following incessant heavy rain that caused Bengaris River to overflow. "Several homes have been flooded since 4 a.m. local ...
  • Ahok arrives in Indonesian Police HQ for questioning
    22nd November 2016
    Non-active Governor of Jakarta Basuki Tjahaja Purnama (Ahok) arrived at the Police Headquarters here on Tuesday for questioning as a suspect in alleged blasphemy case concerning his statement on a Quranic verse. This is his ...
  • Meteorology agency urges people not to fall for rumors about strong earthquake
    22nd November 2016
    Indonesias meteorology agency has called on the people to stay calm and not fall easily for rumors that a powerful earthquake and tsunami would hit the eastern part of Java Island. "Of the many such rumors in the past ...
  • Megawati to seek meetings with other party leaders
    22nd November 2016
    The chief of Indonesias biggest political party, Megawati Soekarnoputri, plans to meet with other political party leaders that support the government with regard to regional elections in February next year. The general ...
  • Vice President Jusuf Kalla against conducting prayers on streets
    22nd November 2016
    Indonesian Vice President Jusuf Kalla said here on Monday that he would call on the demonstrators through the Indonesian Mosques Council not to conduct prayers on Jalan Thamrin on December 2. "Through the DMI, I will call ...
  • Tank explosion kills two workers in West Java
    22nd November 2016
    Explosion of a lubrication oil storage tank belongs to a company PT Tawu Inti Bati located in Taman Mekar village, West Javas District of Karawang, killed two workers of the company. "The tank of a lubrication oil storage ...
  • Indonesian young innovators committed to make country tobacco free
    22nd November 2016
    Under the Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC), 20 Indonesian young innovators from 17 districts/cities committed themselves to campaign against cigarette smoking. The campaign is being waged under the guidance of ...
  • PDIP supports President Jokowi`s consolidation efforts
    22nd November 2016
    The chief of Indonesias largest political party, the PDIP, has expressed full support to President Joko Widodos (Jokowi) efforts so far aimed at political consolidation. "All problems must be settled through dialogue and ...
  • Government`s intention to settle human rights violation in Papua remains strong
    22nd November 2016
    Coordinating Minister for Political, Legal and Security Affairs Wiranto said the government still has strong intention to resolve human rights violation in the easternmost Indonesian province of Papua. "These all must be ...
  • Police traces 70 accounts instigating money rush
    22nd November 2016
    The Indonesian Police has traced 70 social media accounts spreading rumors that were instigating people to massively withdraw deposits from banks and of a money rush on November 25 and December 2. "We want to determine ...