Friday, 6th March 2015
National
  • Coalition of civil societies pushes KPK to take legal action
    17th February 2015
    The Coalition of Civil Societies has urged the Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) to take legal action against the South Jakarta courts ruling on the case involving Commissioner General Budi Gunawan. "We urge the KPK ...
  • Foreign affairs minister not troubled by Australia`s threat on tourism
    17th February 2015
    Indonesian Foreign Affairs Minister Retno Marsudi said she was not worried about the Australian governments threat of asking its citizens to boycott traveling to Indonesia. This warning from Australia was issued after two ...
  • Death penalty: Indonesia hopes Australians will react responsibly
    16th February 2015
    Indonesias Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs AM Fachir said he believed Australians will show maturity while reacting to the death penalty given to two Australian nationals, Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran, convicted on ...
  • KPK will first read verdict on BG before giving response
    16th February 2015
    The Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) said it was awaiting a copy of South Jakarta District courts verdict to respond to the courts acceptance of Commissioner General Budi Gunawans pretrial petition. "KPK has not ...
  • 13 bodies of victims of crashed AirAsia plane still unidentified
    16th February 2015
    As many as 13 bodies of victims of crashed AirAsia flight QZ8501 remain unidentified on the 50th day of identification process on Sunday as the bodies have gone beyond identification and DNA data are not complete. Three ...
  • South Jakarta Court accepts Budi Gunawan`s pretrial motion
    16th February 2015
    South Jakarta District Court Judge Sarpin Rizaldi in a final pretrial hearing here, Monday, accepted Commissioner General Budi Gunawans pretrial motion, affirming that the Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) naming Gunawan a ...
  • Jokowi urged to immediately install controversial police chief
    16th February 2015
    Political observer Karel Susetyo said President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) should immediately install Comr. Gen Budi Gunawan new police chief after the court decided corruption charge against him is invalid. "Everyone should ...
  • Medan`s immigration detains 170 Somalians
    15th February 2015
    The Immigration Office of Medan, North Sumatra, is detaining 170 Somalians for entering Indonesia without proper immigration documents such as passports. "Most of the detainees in the Immigration Offices detention center ...
  • Indonesian military to increase number of personnel guarding borderlines
    15th February 2015
    The Indonesian Defense Forces (TNI) will increase the number of its personnel to guard Indonesia-Malasyia borderlines, a military commander has said. "We are planning to increase the number of soldiers who will be assigned ...
  • Muhammaddiyah calls for public support for Jokowi
    15th February 2015
    Din Syamsuddin, the general chairman of the influential Islamic organization Muhammadiyah called for public support for any decision of President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) on new police chief. "Everyone should accept whoever ...