Thursday, 25th August 2016
National
  • Minister Susi warns of new style of colonialism
    17th August 2016
    Maritime Affairs and Fisheries Minister Susi Pudjiastuti has warned of a new style of colonialism that could take away Indonesias freedom. "If we are not prudent in maintaining our freedom, it is not impossible that it ...
  • Suspected foreign terrorist killed in Poso
    17th August 2016
    A suspected foreign terrorist, believed to be of Chinese origin, was shot dead by the Tinombala Operation task force in Poso, Central Sulawesi, on Wednesday morning. "Based on initial checks, the alleged individual, who was ...
  • Two alleged ISIS sympathizers arrested in Wonosobo
    17th August 2016
    A joint team of military and police personnel arrested two alleged followers of ISIS on the slopes of Mount Sumbing, Wonosobo, Central Java, on Tuesday evening. The two men were identified as M Taufik Ismail Salam, a ...
  • Australia, Indonesia partners since RI`s independence: Ambassador
    17th August 2016
    The Australian Ambassador to Indonesia, Paul Grigson, has said Australia has been Indonesias partner since it represented the Republic of Indonesia (RI) at the Committee of Good Offices for Indonesia. The statement came in ...
  • President Jokowi leads Independence Day ceremony at Merdeka Palace
    17th August 2016
    President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) led an Independence Day ceremony highlighted by the hoisting of Indonesias Red and White flag at the Merdeka Palace, here, Wednesday. The ceremony commemorating the 71st anniversary of the ...
  • Forest fire cases dropped significantly in 2016
    17th August 2016
    Home Affairs Minister Tjahjo Kumolo has claimed that the number of forest fire cases dropped by 78 percent as of August this year, compared to last year. "In 2016, there has been a drastic decrease of up to 76 percent in ...
  • Indonesia to accelerate international partnership cooperation
    17th August 2016
    President Joko Widodo said the government will explore international trade cooperation and consider joining regional cooperation groups such as the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPPA) and the Regional Comprehensive ...
  • University of Indonesia best in int`l publication
    17th August 2016
    The Ministry of Research, Technology and Higher Education declares the University of Indonesia (UI) as a higher education institution with the best international publication in quantity and quality across the nation. The ...
  • President Jokowi leads midnight observance at Kalibata Heroes` Cemetery
    17th August 2016
    President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) led a midnight observance of honor and sacred reflection at Kalibata Heroes Cemetery, here, in the wee hour of Wednesday, to pay tribute to fallen heroes. The ceremony was part of the ...
  • President Jokowi praises state institutions for support
    16th August 2016
    President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) has lauded several state institutions for their support and performance and has urged them to establish synergy and pursue self-improvement. In his State of the Nation Address at the annual ...