Monday, 2nd March 2015
National
  • Ahok ready to be dismissed if found violating law
    27th February 2015
    Governor of Jakarta Basuki Tjahaja Purnama said here on Friday that he was ready to be discharged if found breaking the law with regard to the draft budget, which was strongly criticized. "If I violate a law, they have the ...
  • Indonesian immigration authorities to deport Australian journalist
    27th February 2015
    The Indonesian immigration authorities will deport an Australian female journalist for failing to present official documents necessary to cover the preparations for the executions of the drug offenders on Nusakambangan Island, ...
  • indonesian Navy tightens maritime security
    27th February 2015
    The Indonesian Navy is implementing measures to tighten security in its maritime territory, Admiral Ade Supandi stated. The Navy has established cooperation with the Maritime Affairs and Fisheries Ministry to confiscate ...
  • A great Indonesian musician meets President Jokowi
    27th February 2015
    Musician Iwan Fals met President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo at the presidential office here on Friday to discuss a plan to hold a "Peoples Songs" concert, which is expected to attract four million people. "Besides congratulating ...
  • Any decision of Golkar party tribunal should be accepted: Kalla
    26th February 2015
    Vice President Jusuf Kalla said whoever is named by the Golkar party tribunal to be the general chairman of the party should be accepted. "The party tribunal will announce its decision next week. So let us just wait," ...
  • Malaysia deports 11 Indonesian seaweed farmers held for trespassing
    26th February 2015
    Malaysia has released eleven Indonesian seaweed farmers who were recently arrested by their maritime police for allegedly crossing the countrys border. The commander of the naval base in Nunukan, North Kalimantan, Lt. Col. ...
  • French death row convict`s family apologizes to Indonesia
    26th February 2015
    The wife of a French drug convict on death row in Indonesia, Sabine Atlaoui, has apologized to the Indonesian government and people for her husband Serge Atlaouis offences. "I apologize to the government and people of ...
  • Report of death sentence disturbing: French ambassador
    26th February 2015
    French Ambassador Corinne Breuze said the death sentence and a threat of execution of a Frenchman in Indonesia has been received as a disturbing news in France. "The report is greatly disturbing for the French people as ...
  • Villagers flee homes fearing wandering Sumatran tiger in Bengkulu
    26th February 2015
    Dozens of families from the Kumayan Hamlet are fleeing their homes to Talang Beringin village, Seluma District of Bengkulu, as a rouge Sumatran tiger (Phantera tigris sumatrae) is at large in their neighborhood. "Dozens of ...
  • Australian journalist held for allegedly violating immigration law
    26th February 2015
    Australian journalist Candace Sutton of Daily Mail was held for allegedly violating immigration law while covering preparations for the execution of death convicts in Nusakambangan, Central Java. "We have held a Daily Mail ...