Tuesday, 30th May 2017
National
  • President urges preparations for Eid Al Fitr 1438 Hijri
    15 hours ago
    President Joko Widodo has discussed preparation for Eid Al Fitr 1438 Hijri celebration by preparing toll access road for homecoming and staple needs. "I ask the ministers and related institutions to prepare facilities such ...
  • Earthquake damages 26 houses in Aceh`s Gayo Lues
    15 hours ago
    A total of 26 houses were damaged after a 5.0-magnitude earthquake hit the Gampong Suri Musara Village in Gayo Lues District, Aceh Province, on Monday. However, only one of the 26 houses incurred heavy damage, while the ...
  • Islam Defenders` Front leader Rizieq Syihab named suspect
    15 hours ago
    Jakarta police have named the leader of Islam Defenders Front (FPI), Habib Rizieq Syihab suspect in connection with his alleged involvement in pornographic chats and pictures with Firza Husein. "Investigators have ...
  • Sri Mulyani expresses disappointment with BPK bribery case
    15 hours ago
    Finance Minister Sri Mulyani Indrawati said she was disappointed with auditors of the Supreme Audit Agency (BPK) allegedly accepting bribe in price of unqualified opinion (WTP) for the financial report of the Ministry of ...
  • President wants anti-terror bill to soon pass discussion phase
    18 hours ago
    President Joko Widodo wants the anti-terror bill to soon pass its discussion phase, as a follow up measure to face the threat of terrorism. The president made the statement during a Plenary Cabinet Meeting which he led to ...
  • Two Indonesians in Marawi hold passports, tourist permits
    19 hours ago
    Two of Indonesian citizens found in Marawi, the Philippines, held passports as well as permits for tourism and minor hajj pilgrimage, the immigration office in Tasikmalaya, West Java, said. The offices head of information ...
  • Megawati requested to help reunification of two Koreas
    19 hours ago
    The former Indonesian president Megawati Soekarnoputri was asked to help bridge the reunification of the two Koreas during her courtesy visit to the Blue House to meet South Korean President Moon Jae-in on Monday. ...
  • Anti-terror squad arrests two alleged terrorists in Central Java
    19 hours ago
    The polices anti-terror squad (Densus 88) has arrested two suspected terrorists namely Wahyudi alias AZ and TR alias AG in Sukoharjo district of Central Java, Monday. "Densus 88 has arrested two suspected terrorists in ...
  • Ministry confirms 11 Indonesians not involved in clashes in Marawi
    29th May 2017
    Indonesias Ministry of Foreign Affairs confirmed here on Monday that 11 Indonesian citizens in Marawi City were not involved in the clashes between armed forces of the Philippines and an armed rebel group in Marawi. ...
  • Government to evacuate 11 Indonesians from Marawi
    29th May 2017
    The government is currently seeking to evacuate 11 Indonesians from the besieged Marawi City on the southern island of Mindanao, the Philippines, Head of National Police spokesperson Insp. Gen. Police Setyo Wasisto stated here, ...