Wednesday, 7th December 2016
National
  • SAR mobilizes divers to find victims of crashed police plane
    5th December 2016
    Search and Rescue Team on Sunday mobilized its divers to find victims of a police transport aircraft that went down in the waters off Pulau Lingga in southern Riau Islands. "Today a divers team is deployed to locate victims ...
  • Major quakes rock East Flores
    5th December 2016
    A 6.4 on the Richter scale earthquake jolted the regency of East Flores on Monday but authorities said , there was no signs of tsunami. The meteorology office (BMKG) said the quake hit at 09:13:04 local time with ...
  • Indonesian SAR team sets up six posts for the plane that crashed
    4th December 2016
    A joint search and rescue (SAR) team has set up six command posts to look out for a police plane which crashed into the waters of Riau Islands on Saturday afternoon (Dec. 3). The six command posts were set up in Senayang ...
  • Shun indulging in show of force to settle issues: VP Kalla
    4th December 2016
    Vice President M. Jusuf Kalla (JK) has asked all parties to shun the approach of putting up a show of force to settle problems as results in a loss of time, inflicts cost and leads to mutual suspicion. "Let us avoid a show ...
  • Indonesian police plane crashes in Riau islands with 15 on board
    4th December 2016
    A police plane with 15 people on board crashed on its flight from Pangkal Pinang in the Sumatran province of Bangka-Belitung Islands to Batam, Riau Islands, on Saturday. "There were 15 people on board the Sky Truck M-28, ...
  • Minister Susi to make inventory of islands in Indonesia
    3rd December 2016
    The Minister of Fisheries and Maritime Affairs, Susi Pudjiastuti, said here on Saturday that she would make an inventory of the islands in Indonesia, including their ownership. "It is about ensuring some orderliness. The ...
  • Treason suspects allegedly intended to provoke mass prayer audience: Police
    3rd December 2016
    The Indonesian Police suspected that several people who were charged for treason intended to provoke the audience of a mass Friday prayer to occupy the Parliament Building. "For sure, this has to be anticipated, because if ...
  • Police`s plane with 13 on board crashes in Riau Islands
    3rd December 2016
    A polices plane with the inscription M-28 Sky Truck and registration number B-4201, lost contact and crashed in the waters of Linga District in Riau Islands Province, a spokesman stated. "The plane had lost contact. As per ...
  • Police name seven on suspicion of treason
    3rd December 2016
    The Indonesian Police has named seven people as suspects for treason and charged them under article 107, juncto article 110, in the Criminal Code (KUHP). "There are seven being charged under article 107, although the treason ...
  • Fisheries Minister Susi Pudjiastuti awarded honorary doctorate degree
    3rd December 2016
    Fisheries and Maritime Affairs Minister Susi Pudjiastuti was conferred an honorary doctorate degree by the State Diponegoro University (Undip) in Semarang, Central Java, on Saturday. Minister Susi Pudjiastuti deserved this ...