Friday, 31st October 2014
National
  • Islamic figure Syafii Maarif praises Jokowi`s cabinet formation moves
    25th October 2014
    President Joko Widodos decision to involve the Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) and the Financial Transactions Analysis and Reports Center (PPATK) in the formation of his cabinet was praised by a respected Islamic ...
  • UN praises Indonesia for its contributions to peacekeeping operations
    25th October 2014
    The United Nations has praised Indonesia for contributing to the world body's activities and programs. During a UN Day commemoration event at Budi Luhur University here on Friday, UN Resident Coordinator for Indonesia ...
  • Ical invites Kalla to Golkar`s golden jubilee reception
    24th October 2014
    Golkar Party Chairman Aburizal Bakrie offered an invitation to Vice President M. Jusuf Kalla at the latters office here on Friday to attend a reception commemorating the partys golden jubilee on October 28. "I came to ...
  • MUI calls on people to celebrate Islamic new year
    24th October 2014
    The general chairman of the Indonesia Ulema Council (MUI), Din Syamsuddin, has called on Muslims to participate in the national Islamic new year celebration at Gelora Bung Karno (GBK) stadium on Sunday. "I appeal to all ...
  • Indonesia has no child protection system in place
    24th October 2014
    Child abuse cases continue to increase in Indonesia as it does not yet have an effective child protection management system to handle crimes on juveniles, noted the National Commission for Child Protection (Komnas PA). ...
  • Two killed, 15 injured in bus accident in Pantura
    24th October 2014
    Two passengers died and 15 others incurred severe injuries after a Sari Indah passenger bus overturned in West Javas north coast road (Pantura) on Friday, according to the police. The incident occurred on the ...
  • Jokowi asked to review international economic agreements
    24th October 2014
    An economist asks President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) to review all agreements on economic cooperation with other countries especially with Japan . "Based on our analysis almost all economic agreements with foreign countries ...
  • Indonesia`s new cabinet line-up likely to be announced friday night: VP
    24th October 2014
    Vice President Jusuf Kalla said that the names of ministers can be announced on Friday evening if there is no longer the Corruption Eradication Commissions (KPK) red marking on any candidate. "We are still waiting of the ...
  • VP Jusuf Kalla denies halt in government`s administrative functioning
    24th October 2014
    Indonesias Vice President Jusuf Kalla (JK) denied claims that the delayed announcement of the ministerial candidates by President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo affected the governments administrative functioning. "It (the delay) ...
  • Indonesia faces potential Ebola threat
    24th October 2014
    The Ebola virus can potentially enter Indonesia through its numerous unofficial ports, stated Indonesian Medical Associations former chairman Kartono Mohammad. "Ebola virus is likely to enter Indonesia through numerous ...