Sunday, 4th December 2016
National
  • President has not received clemency request from Antasari
    27th November 2016
    President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) has said he has not yet received a clemency request from Antasari Azhar. "I have not yet received it. So, I cannot make any comment on it," President Jokowi said at the Untia fishery port of ...
  • Police arrests suspected provocateur behind campaign to trigger money rush
    27th November 2016
    The Cyber Crime unit of Criminal Investigation Division (Bareskrim) of the Indonesian National Police has arrested a man, identified by his initials AR (31), suspected of inciting a run on the bank through a social media ...
  • Surabaya mayor wins Ki Hajar Award
    27th November 2016
    Surabaya Mayor Tri Rismaharini has won Ki Hajar Award that recognized her success in promoting education through information and communication technology. Education and Culture Minister Muhadjir Effendy conferred the award ...
  • Indonesian govt offers condolences over Fidel Castro`s death
    27th November 2016
    The Indonesian government and people have offered condolences to the people and Government of Cuba in the wake of the death of former Cuban leader Fidel Castro on Saturday, November 26. "May he rest in peace," the ministry ...
  • AGO to decide if Ahok`s case may be taken to court
    25th November 2016
    The Attorney General Office will take an immediate decision on whether the alleged case of blasphemy against Jakarta governor Basuki Tjahaja Purnama (Ahok) can be taken to court based upon the documents it received from the ...
  • KPK receives from FBI evidence of scandal in electric projects
    25th November 2016
    The Indonesian Energy Commission (KEI) said it knows that the US Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has handed over to the Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) evidence of bribery scandal involving Maxpower Grup Pte Ltd ...
  • Search continues for missing army Bell-412 helicopter in Malinau
    25th November 2016
    The Search and Rescue Team on Friday continued the search operation for a missing Bell-412 helicopter of the Indonesian Army, which was reported missing on Thursday in Malinau District, North Kalimantan Province. "The ...
  • Indonesian, Chinese coast guards to step up legal enforcement cooperation
    25th November 2016
    Indonesias Maritime Security Coordinating Board (Bakamla) and Chinese Coast Guard have agreed to set up cooperation in maritime legal enforcement. The cooperation was discussed during a meeting between Bakamla Chief Vice ...
  • Attorney General Office investigation alleged graft involving prosecutor
    25th November 2016
    The attorney general office is investigating a prosecutor of the East Java high prosecution office identified only as AF on charge of accepting bribe. AF was caught red handed by the anti illegal levy team in East Java. ...
  • Minister urges teachers to be more professional
    25th November 2016
    Culture and Education Minister Muhadjir Effendy urged teachers, tutors and educational staff in Indonesia to be more professional in carrying out their duties. "We are improving the mental aspects and academic skills of ...