Thursday, 18th December 2014
National
  • Gunung Kidul to develop city park
    5th December 2014
    The Gunung Kidul district government in Yogyakarta has planned to develop a technology-based city park to boost tourism in the district, an official noted. Irawan Jatmiko, the head of environmental impact control office, ...
  • Vice president clarifies reduction of working hours initiative
    5th December 2014
    Vice President Jusuf Kalla said the reduction of working hours for female civil servants with infants was still a discourse, and lots of people had yet to understand about this initiative comprehensively. The reduction of ...
  • Alcohol poisoning kills 25 in West Java
    5th December 2014
    Home-brewed alcohol killed 25 people in the districts of Sumedang and Garut in West Java, a spokesman of Garut Public Hospital said on Thursday. Of the 25 casualties, nine were from Sumedang and 16 from Garut. They were ...
  • DPR postpones KPK leadership election to January 2015
    5th December 2014
    The House of Representatives (DPR) has postponed the election of the leader of the Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) to mid-January 2015. The election will be conducted after the two candidates undergo a fitness test, ...
  • RI, China still discussing possible cooperation to fight corruption
    4th December 2014
    Indonesia and China are still negotiating possible cooperation to eradicate corruption, Deputy President of Beijing Legislative Research Association Lisa Feng stated here on Thursday. "We are yet to announce the steps ...
  • 136 in death row including 64 drug convicts: Attorney general
    4th December 2014
    The attorney general office said there are 136 convicts in death row in the country including 64 drug convicts and two terrorists. They are still in the waiting list for execution as they are still in the process of ...
  • Red-and-White Coalition leaders support Aburizal Bakrie`s chairmanship
    4th December 2014
    The leaders of political parties backing the Red-and-White Coalition signaled their support for Aburizal Bakries chairmanship by attending the plenary session that marked the end of Golkar Partys congress here on Thursday. ...
  • ASEAN to strengthen collaboration to fight drug trafficking
    4th December 2014
    The Third ASEAN Ministerial Meeting on Drug Matters, held here on December 1-4, approved a concept to strengthen regional collaboration against drug trafficking at the highest levels. "We must ensure that our responses to ...
  • Police personnel deployed at scene of explosion in Bangkalan
    4th December 2014
    A platoon of 30 policemen were deployed at the residence of the Bangkalan district legislative council speaker Fuad Amin Imron on Thursday following an explosion while the Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) was searching ...
  • Police searching for unidentified gunman who shot two Brimob personnel
    4th December 2014
    The police are still on the lookout for an unidentified gunman who shot dead two members of the Police Mobile Brigade (Brimob) unit in the easternmost Indonesian province of Papua. "We are still chasing the perpetrator," ...