Tuesday, 21st October 2014
National
  • Jokowi visits Prabowo on his birthday
    17th October 2014
    President-elect Joko "Jokowi" Widodo paid a visit to Chairman of the Gerindra Partys Executive Board Prabowo Subianto, who celebrated his 63rd birthday here on Friday. They held a closed-door meeting in Prabowos residence ...
  • Jokowi, Prabowo pledge to maintain unity in Indonesia
    17th October 2014
    President-elect Joko Widodo (Jokowi) and Gerindra Partys Chief Patron and former presidential candidate Prabowo Subianto, during their meeting here on Friday, pledged to create and maintain peace and unity in Indonesia. ...
  • Police to deploy 24.815 personnel to secure presidential inauguration
    16th October 2014
    Indonesias Police will deploy at least 24,815 personnel to secure the inauguration ceremony of Indonesias seventh president, Joko "Jokowi" Widodo on October 20, 2014."Until the post-inauguration event, until (the procession is) ...
  • Indonesian MPR speaker to meet Prabowo
    16th October 2014
    The Indonesian Peoples Consultative Assembly (MPR) Speaker Zulkifli Hasan revealed plans of meeting Prabowo Subianto, the Great Indonesia Movement Partys (Gerindras) chief patron, on Friday, to deliver an invitation to the ...
  • 5.1-magnitude quake jolts Maluku
    16th October 2014
    An earthquake measuring 5.1 on the Richter scale shook Seram Bagian Barat district in Maluku province at dawn on Thursday but it caused no material damage. The epicenter of the quake which struck at 03.32 a.m. local time ...
  • No efforts to thwart Jokowi`s inauguration: Intelligence
    16th October 2014
    Head of the National Intelligence Agency (BIN) Lieutenant General Marciano Norman said there had not been any information to date on efforts to thwart the presidential inauguration of Joko Widodo. "Based on intelligence ...
  • MPR leadership holds closed-door meeting with Megawati
    16th October 2014
    The Peoples Consultative Assembly (MPR) leadership held a closed-door meeting with former president and general chairperson of the Indonesian Democratic Party of Struggle (PDIP) Megawati Soekarnoputri here on Thursday. The ...
  • Yudhoyono calls for full support to Jokowi
    16th October 2014
    President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono has expressed hope that all parties would give full and sincere support to president-elect Joko "Jokowi" Widodo to run his future government. "Help our next president fully so that he can ...
  • Mangrove forests continue to decline every year
    16th October 2014
    The mangrove forest areas in Indonesia continue to decline every year as the result of coastal reclamation and land conversion for other uses, noted a non-governmental organization. "In 1982, Indonesias mangrove forests ...
  • Yudhoyono chairs last meeting with ministers
    16th October 2014
    Four days before ending his presidential term, Indonesian President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono has been scheduled to fly for Yogyakarta after chairing last meeting with heads of ministries and non-ministerial institutions here ...