Thursday, 2nd July 2015
National
  • Sutiyoso right figure to become BIN chief: Marciano
    15th June 2015
    Major General (ret) Sutiyoso is the right figure to replace me as the head of the State Intelligence Agency (BIN), according to Lieutenant General (ret) Marciano Norman. "I think Sutiyoso is the right figure to replace me ...
  • Indonesia to protest frequent border violation by Malaysia
    15th June 2015
    The government will protest frequent violation of borders by Malaysia in North Kalimantanm, senior minister said. Coordinating Minister for Political Affairs, Security and Law Tedjo Edhy Purdjianto said Malaysian ...
  • Mitigation agency evacuates people due to activity of Mt Sinabung
    15th June 2015
    The National Disaster Mitigation Agency has evacuated people in Karo District Saturday evening following the increasing activity of Mount Sinabung in North Sumatra. The Chief of the Data Center and Public Relations of the ...
  • President pledges to immediately set the national Santri Day
    14th June 2015
    President Joko Widodo has pledged he would immediately set the National "Santri" (Islamic boarding school students) Day soon after an agreement on the date is reached. He made the statement when opening the national ...
  • Tito Karnavian installed as new Jakarta Police Chief
    12th June 2015
    Inspector General Tito Karnavian was inaugurated as the new chief of the Jakarta Metropolitan Police Command replacing Inspector General Unggung Cahyono here on Friday. The inauguration was led by National Police Chief ...
  • Government launches book on History of Islam in indonesia
    12th June 2015
    The government has launched the book on the History of Islam in Indonesia composed by the Directorate General of Culture of the Education and Cultural Affairs Ministry to show that Indonesian Islam is moderate and ...
  • Indonesian police hand over 45 foreign nationals to immigration office
    12th June 2015
    Police precinct in Cimahi municipality in West Java has handed over a total of 45 Chinese and Taiwanese citizens who were previously nabbed in a luxurious house, to the immigration office in Bandung, a spokesman said. "We ...
  • Sutiyoso ready to give up political post
    11th June 2015
    The Justice and Indonesia Unity Partys (PKPI) general chairman, Sutiyoso, has expressed readiness to give up his post in the party if he is named as the new chief of the National Intelligence Agency (BIN). "I will certainly ...
  • I must be ready: Gen. Nurmantyo
    11th June 2015
    When asked to comment about his nomination for the post of the Indonesian Defense Forces (TNI) commander, Army Chief of Staff General Gatot Nurmantyo said here on Thursday that he must be ready. "As a soldier, I must always ...
  • Jokowi`s eldest son Gibran, Selvi officially married
    11th June 2015
    Gibran Rakabuming Raka, the eldest son of President Joko Widodo (Jokowi), officially wed Selvi Ananda, former winner of a Solo beauty pageant, after fluently reciting the "nikah" (Islamic marriage contract) on Thursday ...