Tuesday, 28th February 2017
National
  • Indonesia likely to mediate Palestine`s reconciliation
    21st February 2017
    An Indonesian House of Representatives member, Mahfuz Sidik, said that Indonesia is very likely to take a role as a mediator in continuing reconciliation on Palestine issue, which is still deadlocked. In an interview ahead ...
  • Indonesia should be committed to gender mainstreaming: Minister Yembise
    21st February 2017
    Women Empowerment and Child Protection Minister Yohana Yembise has emphasized the need for every ministry, institution, and local government to be committed to gender mainstreaming. As one of the developing strategies of ...
  • Air Force forms task force to help Jakarta`s flood victims
    21st February 2017
    The Indonesian Air Force Operations Command (Koopsau) I has set up a task force team to help the flood victims in Jakarta and its surrounding areas. "The flood standby task force team comprises a company of personnel, ...
  • Indonesia urges ASEAN countries to improve maritime security
    21st February 2017
    Foreign Affairs Minister Retno LP Marsudi urged the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEANs) members to improve security in the regions waters during the ASEAN Ministerial Meeting (AMM) Retreat in Boracay, the ...
  • Germany bestows awards on 13 indonesian military officers
    21st February 2017
    Germany honored 13 military officers of the Indonesian Armys Maritime Task Force Konga XXIII-I/UN Interim Force in Lebanon (UNIFIL) of Indonesian Naval Warship (KRI) Bung Tomo 357 serving in peace missions in the Lebanon Sea. ...
  • Indonesia wins 22 medals in Korea Open Memory Championship
    21st February 2017
    Indonesias medal tally comprised two gold, 10 silver, and 10 bronze medals at the Korea Open Memory Championship held at the Chung Ang University, South Korea, on Feb 18-19. "This year, Indonesia had sent a contingent of 14 ...
  • Floods hit 54 areas in Jakarta
    21st February 2017
    Incessant heavy rains that had lashed since around 3 a.m. local time on Tuesday, triggered flooding that inundated 54 areas in Indonesias capital city of Jakarta. Flooding was reported among other things in Grogol, with ...
  • Indonesia upholds gender equality: Minister
    21st February 2017
    Women Empowerment and Child Protection Minister Yohana Yembise said that Indonesia is one of the countries which upholds gender equality. Speaking at a networking function with the indonesianists in the consulate general of ...
  • Drugs kingpin dies while trying to escape in N Sumatra
    21st February 2017
    A drug kingpin in Medan, North Sumatra Province, identified as AB, was found dead in his car, after it was chased and shot at by the National Narcotics Agencys (BNN) personnel here on Sunday. "As the kingpin continued to ...
  • Nobel winner Engle III receives honorary degree from Indonesian university
    21st February 2017
    The Nobel Prize winner in Economics in 2003, Professor Robert Fry Engle III, has received an honorary doctorate degree from the Rector of University of Airlangga (Unair), Surabaya, Professor M Nasih, before delivering a guest ...