Friday, 22nd August 2014
National
  • Two thousand military personnel to guard Sail Raja Ampat
    12th August 2014
    About two thousand military personnel will be deployed to secure the implementation of international maritime event Sail Raja Ampat in West Papua Province. President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono will be present in the peak ...
  • Police arrests 21 West Papua separatists
    11th August 2014
    Jayapura Resort Police had arrested 21 members of Free National Soldiers in West Papua on Sunday, August 10, after the separatists held an inauguration ceremony in Beraf Village, Nimbokrang area of Jayapura District, Papua ...
  • Australian dies in E Nusa Tenggara during Sail Raja Ampat
    11th August 2014
    One participant of Sail Raja Ampat from Australia, Diater August Sattler (71), died in Timor Island waters of East Nusa Tenggara Province during the visit to Wini Port in the area. The Secretary for Creative Economic and ...
  • President Yudhoyono calls for protection of nation`s sovereignty
    11th August 2014
    President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono addressed President-elect Joko "Jokowi" Widodo on the occasion of the 2014 National Veteran Days commemoration event, offering his thoughts on Indonesias sovereignty. "Today, Mr Jokowi is ...
  • Military deploys soldiers to guard Indonesia-Malaysia border
    11th August 2014
    The Diponegoro Regional Military Command of Central Java has sent 450 soldiers from 405 Surya Kusuma Infantry Battalion to the North Kalimantan-Malaysia border to guard Indonesian sovereignty. Indonesian military has sent ...
  • Mt Slamet spews magma 10 times
    11th August 2014
    Mount Slamet, which straddles the five districts of Banyumas, Purbalingga, Pemalang, Tegal, and Brebes in Central Java, has spewed magma on ten occasions since Sunday night, noted the Volcanology and Geological Disaster ...
  • Kidnapping threat is an insult to the legal process: KPU
    11th August 2014
    The General Elections Commission (KPU) has affirmed that the kidnapping threat to commissioners by Gerindra Jakarta Regional Representative Council (DPD) Chairman Muhammad Taufik undermined the legal process related to the ...
  • Bali provides 24-hour medics in anticipation of ebola
    11th August 2014
    The health office of Bali Province has provided a round-the-clock medical team in Ngurah Rai International Airport to anticipate the possibility of Ebola virus transmission coming from the passengers, an official said here on ...
  • Police seeking links between arrested terrorist suspects and ISIS
    11th August 2014
    Police are currently investigating the background of the terrorist suspects arrested recently, checking for connections with the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) network. "In connection with the recent arrest of ...
  • Boat capsizes in Lake Sentani, drowning four
    11th August 2014
    Four passengers drowned when their boat capsized in Lake Sentani, Jayapura District, Papua province, Sunday at 4 pm local time. The boat, carrying 27 people, capsized off Kwadeware Kampong, Waibu sub-district, Papua. ...