Sunday, 4th December 2016
National
  • Indonesia, EU reactivate parliamentary friendship group
    3rd December 2016
    Indonesia and the European Union (EU) reactivated parliamentary friendship group after a meeting between Indonesian President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) and European Parliament President Martin Schulz in April, according to Foreign ...
  • President Jokowi lauds mass prayer participants
    3rd December 2016
    President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) has lauded mass prayer participants at the Monas Square here on Friday. "I laud participants, consisting of Muslim scholars, Islamic leaders, and others for performing the mass prayer in an ...
  • President joins thousands of Muslims in performing Friday prayers
    2nd December 2016
    President Joko Widodo joined thousands of Muslims in performing Friday prayers at the National Monument (Monas) Square to appreciate the participants of the mass prayer rally dubbed "Defend Islam." President Joko Widodo ...
  • President will not intervene in Ahok`s blasphemy case: Minister
    2nd December 2016
    President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) will not intervene in the alleged case of blasphemy involving Jakarta Governor Basuki Tjahaja Purnama (Ahok), Coordinating Political, Legal and Security Affairs Minister Wiranto has affirmed. ...
  • Police intensively questioning 10 alleged treason suspects
    2nd December 2016
    Ten individuals who were arrested by the police on suspicion of conspiring to do some evil activity are being questioned intensively in the Brimob Command Headquarters in Depok. "They have been arrested and are currently ...
  • 10 persons arrested for alleged malicious conspiracy
    2nd December 2016
    The Indonesian police on Friday arrested 10 persons for their alleged links with malicious conspiracy, a spokesman of the police said. "We have arrested 10 persons (separately) between 03.00 and 06.00 local time this ...
  • Police chief calls on people to support legal process against Ahok
    2nd December 2016
    The Indonesian Police Chief General Tito Karnavian has called on mass prayers participants to support the legal process against non-active Jakarta Governor Basuki Tjahaja Purnama, or widely known as Ahok, for alleged religious ...
  • President lauds peaceful rally and mass prayers
    2nd December 2016
    President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) expressed his appreciation towards Ulemas and officials involved in the peaceful rally and mass prayers in the National Monument complex in Central Jakarta on Friday. The president, ...
  • Daughter of Indonesia`s first president Soekarno arrested
    2nd December 2016
    Police spokesman Insp.Gen.Boy Rafli Amar confirmed on Friday that police have arrested Rachmawati Soekarnoputri, a daughter of the countrys first President Soekarno. "Now in the process of investigation," Boy said. ...
  • President wants mass prayers to go on very peacefully
    2nd December 2016
    President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) hopes for the mass prayers in the National Monument complex, Central Jakarta, to go on very peacefully. In the midst of his inspection to the Gelora Bung Karno (GBK) Stadium in Jakarta, ...