Saturday, 21st October 2017
National
  • VP sees no urgency to set up anti-corruption special detachment
    17th October 2017
    Vice President Jusuf Kalla sees no urgency to set up an anti-corruption special detachment (Densus Tipikor) and asks the Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK), the National Police and the Attorney Generals Office to work ...
  • Governor Baswedan, Deputy Governor Uno tour Jakarta City Hall
    17th October 2017
    New Jakarta Governor Anies Baswedan and his deputy Sandiaga Salahudin Uno toured the Jakarta City Hall as they arrived for the first time in their new office on Tuesday morning. The duo greeted employees, including the ...
  • President delivers scientific address at Diponegoro University
    17th October 2017
    Indonesian President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) delivered a scientific address during an event to celebrate Diponegoro Universitys 60th anniversary at the universitys stadium, Semarang, on Tuesday. At the event attended by some ...
  • President Jokowi to visit three areas in one day
    17th October 2017
    President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) was scheduled to visit Semarang, Garut, and Bandung on Tuesday for a number of event agendas. Boarding presidential aircraft Indonesia-1, the president and his entourage departed from Halim ...
  • Two elephants die of electrocution in Sumatra
    17th October 2017
    Two Sumatran elephants were found dead due to suspected electrocution in East Aceh District of Sumatras Province of Aceh on Sunday. "The carcasses of the elephants were found completely with their tusks. The elephants were ...
  • Police, customs foil attempt to smuggle meth in Aceh
    17th October 2017
    A joint team of National Police and Customs has arrested four suspects and foiled an attempt to smuggle 30 kilograms of crystal methamphetamine from Malaysia to Indonesia through Aceh waters, a police officer revealed here on ...
  • Authority foils attempt to smuggle endangered hornbills in Makassar
    17th October 2017
    The Security and Law Enforcement Agency (BPPH) of the Ministry of Environment and Forestry for Sulawesi has foiled an attempt to smuggle four endangered knobbed horbills (Rhyticeros Cassidix) to Makassar, capital of South ...
  • Police shoot suspected drug trafficker
    17th October 2017
    Police in South Kalimantan province have shot a suspected drug trafficker and seized half a kilogram of crystal meth from him. "The perpetrator tried to run away during a raid, forcing us to shoot him on his foot," chief of ...
  • Indonesia lauds Philippines military for executing Marawi`s ISIS leaders
    17th October 2017
    The Indonesian government has lauded the Philippine militarys action to execute two leaders of the ISIS-affiliated armed group in Marawi, calling it a step forward to prevent infiltrating of extremism and radicalism in the ...
  • President Jokowi inaugurates Baswedan, Uno as Jakarta governor, vice governor
    16th October 2017
    President Joko Widodo (Jokowi), at the State Palace, here, Monday, inaugurated and swore in Anies Baswedan and Sandiaga Uno, respectively as the governor and vice governor of Jakarta for the 2017-2022 period. The ...