Saturday, 26th July 2014
National
  • Golkar inter-generations cadre ask Aburizal Bakrie to resign
    15th July 2014
    The Golkar Partys inter-generations cadre has asked Aburizal Bakrie, popularly known as Ical, to resign from his position as general chairman, as he was considered to have failed to achieve the target."What is best for Ical now ...
  • Number of sea travelers expected to increase: minister
    15th July 2014
    The number of this years post-fasting Idul Fitri travelers will increase by about three percent to 1.5 million, stated Transportation Minister A.A. Mangindaan. "It is predicted to increase by 3 percent from that in the ...
  • 5.3-magnitude earthquake strikes Palu
    15th July 2014
    A 5.3-magnitude earthquake reportedly hit the city of Palu, Central Sulawesi, on Tuesday, at 10:37 a.m. local time (GMT+8), though no tsunami warning was issued. According to the Meteorology, Climatology and Geophysics ...
  • Jakarta police detain two JIS teachers over sexual assault case
    15th July 2014
    The Jakarta Police has arrested two teachers identified by the initials NB and FT of the Jakarta International School (JIS) in connection with a sexual assault case involving a kindergarten pupil. "We have decided to ...
  • President Yudhoyono calls for global effort to stop Israeli attacks
    14th July 2014
    President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono has called for global efforts to stop the Israeli attacks on Palestine and to end the ongoing conflict. The President made the remarks at the fast-breaking function at the official ...
  • Mer-C to speed up opening of Indonesian hospital in Gaza
    14th July 2014
    Medical Emergency Rescue Committee (MER-C) has been trying to speed up the opening of Indonesian Hospital at Bayt Lahiya, North Gaza, Palestine, to treat victims of Israeli air strikes, a MER-C spokesman said. Despite a ...
  • Dino appointed as new deputy foreign minister
    14th July 2014
    President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono on Monday swore in former Indonesian ambassador to the US Dino Patti Djalal as deputy foreign minister, replacing Wardana who has been appointed as Indonesian ambassador to Turkey. The ...
  • Aceh`s fishermen detained in India: Official
    14th July 2014
    India has detained eight fishermen from Aceh on charges of stealing fish in the Indian waters, said head of Aceh provincial Maritime and Fisheries affairs office, Raihanah. "Eight of Acehs fishermen have been detained in ...
  • Both presidential hopefuls must create conducive situation: Muhammadiyah
    14th July 2014
    Din Syamsuddin, the chairman of Muhammadiyah, Indonesias second-largest Muslim community, urged both presidential hopefuls to create conducive situation following the announcement of the election result by the General Elections ...
  • Palestine thanks Indonesia for its support
    14th July 2014
    Palestines ambassador to Indonesia Fariz Mehdaawi expressed gratitude to the Indonesian people here on Monday for their support to his country, which has so far been oppressed by Israel. "Thanks for all the support that ...