Monday, 24th November 2014
National
  • Flash flood hits Pasaman, kills one
    14th November 2014
    A flash flood triggered by incessant rain struck Koto Kaciak Village in Pasaman District, West Sumatera Province, Thursday killing a local resident, a National Disaster Mitigation Agency (BNPB) official said. Besides ...
  • Fuel price hike to be announced soon: VP
    14th November 2014
    The fuel price hike will soon be announced to dispel public doubts and to create a socially and economically conducive situation, stated Vice President Jusuf Kalla. "It would be announced as soon as possible to allay ...
  • Police to investigate violence against journalists
    14th November 2014
    The National Police Headquarters will soon investigate its officers allegedly involved in an act of violence against journalists covering an anti-fuel price hike rally in the South Sulawesi provincial capital of Makassar on ...
  • Basuki officially appointed as Jakarta governor
    14th November 2014
    Jakartas Regional Legislative Council (DPRD) has officially announced the appointment of Acting Jakarta Governor Basuki Tjahaja Purnama as Jakarta Governor. "The chairman of Jakartas Regional Legislative Council has ...
  • Indonesia's legislative will summon police chief on makassar violence
    14th November 2014
    Commission III of the House of Representatives (DPR) will summon the chief of the Indonesian National Police, General Sutarman, if anyone reports the incident of violence inflicted on journalists in Makassar."No report has been ...
  • Protests against fuel price hike continue in Solo
    13th November 2014
    Protests against the governments plan to raise the prices of subsidized fuel oils continued in the Central Java city of Solo on Thursday. This time, the rallies against the fuel price hike involved not only students and ...
  • Govt needs to elaborate on maritime axis concept: Observer
    13th November 2014
    President Joko Widodo needs to elaborate on the direction and implementation of the maritime axis concept he had announced during the July 2014 presidential election campaigns. At a discussion about Indonesias self-reliance ...
  • Indonesia hopes Asia Pacific won`t become center of dispute
    13th November 2014
    Indonesia hopes the Indian and Pacific Oceans would remain peaceful and secure in the area of world trade and would not turn into sites of disputes over natural resources, territory, and maritime supremacy. Indonesian ...
  • Indonesian military strives to become world`s tenth strongest
    13th November 2014
    The Indonesian military (TNI) aims to become the tenth strongest in the world by 2019, Defense Minister Ryamizard Ryacudu stated here on Thursday. "At present, the Indonesian military is ranked 19th in the world or 9th in ...
  • Indonesia will raise aviation safety standards
    13th November 2014
    The government, through the transportation ministry, will raise its aviation safety standards from category II to category I based on the guidelines set by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). "Safety must be ...