Sunday, 21st September 2014
National
  • Japanese Consulate General launches story writing contest
    31st August 2014
    The Japanese Consulate General in Denpasar, Bali, is launching a "Konnichiwa Jepan Awards" 2014 or story writing contest on Japan in an effort to increase Indonesia-Japan relations. "The contest which is open to the public ...
  • Malaysia deports 20,000 Indonesian migrant workers annually
    31st August 2014
    Malaysia deports around 20 thousand Indonesian migrant workers every year, allegedly because they fall foul of the law, National Board for the Placement and Protection of Indonesian Migrant Workers (BNP2TKI) said. "Every ...
  • Jokowi not to become PDIP general chairman
    31st August 2014
    A senior politician of the Indonesia Democratic Party Struggle (PDIP), Effendi Simbolon, on Saturday confidently claimed that Joko "Jokowi" Widodo would not become PDIP general chairman, as predicted by some quarters. "No, ...
  • Hasyim Muzadi calls on people not to doubt Jokowi`s leadership
    31st August 2014
    The former chairman of the Nahdlatul Ulama organization, Hasyim Muzadi, has called on the people to not doubt Joko Wdodos leadership for Indonesia for 2014-2019. "In the past five years, Jokowi (Joko Widodo) has been ...
  • Society Cannot Be Monolithic : UN Envoy
    30th August 2014
    President of the 68th United Nations General Assembly John W. Ashe here on Friday stated that to create world peace, a society should not be "monolithic" or characterized by total uniformity. "Humans are being dealt with ...
  • UNAOC Promotes Diversity As Key Factor To Create World Unity
    30th August 2014
    The Sixth Global Forum of the United Nations Alliance of Civilization (UNAOC), in Bali, on Friday, highlighted the role of diversity that plays a key factor in uniting rather than dividing people across the globe. The ...
  • Fuel price hike to burden people: president
    30th August 2014
    President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono said his government will not raise subsidized fuel prices because it will further burden the people. "If I raise the price again this year it will gravely burden the people. It is pitty ...
  • French tourists admit to coverage in Papua
    29th August 2014
    Two tourists from France, who have been detained in Jayapura immigration office, Papua, confessed to have taken coverage while staying in Papua, head of Immigration in Jayapura, Gardu Tampubolon said here on Friday. The ...
  • Pertamina pays medical expenses of blast victims: Spokesperson
    29th August 2014
    State oil and gas company Pertamina will pay medical expenses to injured victims of a fuel pipeline explosion in Mandalawangi Village, Sukasari Subdistrict, Subang District, West Java, on Thursday, the enterprises spokesperson ...
  • Minister to discuss abortion with IDI
    29th August 2014
    Health Minister Nafsiah Mboi has scheduled a meeting next Monday with the Indonesian Medical Association (IDI) to discuss the rejection of abortion in the Government Regulation No.61/2014 on reproductive health."We will meet ...