Saturday, 30th July 2016
National
  • DPR passes long debated draft law on patent into law
    23 hours ago
    The House of Representatives (DPR) passed long debated draft law on patent right into law in a plenary session here on Thursday. The decision was given after receiving report from John Kennedy Azis, chairman of the ...
  • Third terminal of Soekarno Hatta Airport on stream next month
    23 hours ago
    The third terminal of the Soekarno Hatta International Airport is to be operational in mid August. "Terminal 3 would be verified God willing in the second week of of August to coincide with the National Day ...
  • Jokowi, Megawati attend closing of Golkar party leaders` meeting
    23 hours ago
    President Joko Widodo (Jokowi), flanked by the general chairperson of the Indonesia Democratic Party Struggle (PDIP), Megawati Soekarnoputri, attended the closing of the Golkar Party leaders meeting here on Thursday evening. ...
  • Execution not against international laws: Foreign ministry
    23 hours ago
    Spokesman of the Indonesian foreign affairs ministry Arrmanatha Nasir has said that executions carried out by the Indonesian government of drug death row inmates is in accordance with, and not against, international laws. ...
  • Executions of death row inmates carried out
    23 hours ago
    The executions of several death row inmates have reportedly been carried out at Tunggal Panaluan shooting range in Nusakambangan island off Central Javas southern coast early Friday. The executions took place at 00.45 a.m. ...
  • Four death row inmates executed in Nusakambangan
    23 hours ago
    Four death row inmates were executed at the Tunggal Panaluan shooting range in Nusakambangan island off Central Javas southern coast at 00.46 a.m. on Friday. The four were Freddy Budiman of Indonesia, Seck Osmani of ...
  • Over 300 police personnel deployed to oversee executions
    28th July 2016
    More than 300 police personnel have been deployed to oversee the imminent executions of drug convicts on the notorious Nusakambangan prison island in Cilacap, Central Java. "More than 300 personnel have been deployed by the ...
  • ASEAN agrees to stop blame game over haze issue
    28th July 2016
    The Association South East Asian Nations (ASEAN) has agreed to stop the practice of blaming each other over the haze caused by forest fires in the region, an official stated. "We have already established cooperation that ...
  • Attorney general yet to reveal time of prisoners` executions
    28th July 2016
    Attorney General M Prasetyo has yet to reveal the time for the executions of 14 convicts who have been isolated in the Batu detention center in Nusa Kambangan, Cilacap, Central Java. "This is a matter of someones life. ...
  • Wiranto demands proof from parties on human rights violation accusations
    28th July 2016
    Coordinating Minister for Political, Legal and Security Affairs Wiranto has called on several parties that have accused him of involvement in cases of human rights violations to clearly prove their accusations. "I am ...