Monday, 26th September 2016
National
  • Private sector to be involved in providing housing for workers
    16th September 2016
    Indonesias Manpower Minister M Hanif Dhakiri said the government will involve the private sector in its efforts to provide houses to workers to improve their welfare. "The government remains committed to ensuring that ...
  • Indonesia to host international media forum
    16th September 2016
    Indonesia is hosting a major international media forum and the 4th international media forum 2016, titled Jakarta World Forum for Media Development 2016, is being organized by international non-governmental organizations, the ...
  • Children`s cellphone usage needs to be controlled: Minister
    16th September 2016
    Minister of Female Empowerment and Child Protection Yohana Yembise has urged parents and teachers to control the use of cell phones among children, as the device can easily allow them to access adult sites. "According to a ...
  • Santoso group`s strength declining: National police chief
    16th September 2016
    National Police Chief General Tito Karnavian said here on Thursday that the strength of the terrorist group once led by Santoso is declining following the recent arrest of Basri, the second in command of the group. "He ...
  • Drug agency arrests 2 dealers carrying 18 kg of meth
    16th September 2016
    The National Drug Agency has arrested two drug dealers, who are members of a cross-provincial syndicate with 18 kilograms (kg) of methamphetamine (meth) in their possession in Medan, capital of North Sumatra province. The ...
  • Terrorism to be discussed at Bali interpol meeting
    16th September 2016
    Counter-terrorism measures will be one of the main topics to be discussed at the 85th Interpol General Assembly in Nusa Dua, Bali, scheduled for November 7 to 10. Chief of the State Police Tito Karnavian said after holding ...
  • Police to disclose syndicate behind hajj pilgrims fake passport case
    14th September 2016
    The Police will soon make disclosures about a syndicate that was found involved in the case in which Indonesian Hajj pilgrims were caught with fake passports and were consequently detained in the Philippines. "We are still ...
  • Jokowi visits East Java to observe navy drill
    14th September 2016
    President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) boarded the Indonesian Ship (KRI) "Banjarmasin-592", sailing in East Java Province waters, to witness the Navy drill, "Armada Jaya 2016", and Navy weaponry. Jokowi arrived at Juanda Airport in ...
  • Legislator urges intensive supervision against illegal drugs
    14th September 2016
    House Commission IX deputy chairman Saleh Partaonan Daulay has urged intensive supervision, investigations and field operations against illegal drugs. In addition, Daulay also suggested the repealing of Health Minister ...
  • Jakarta to build flats for fishermen: Governor
    14th September 2016
    The local Jakarta government will build flats for fishermen displaced by the reclamation project in North Jakarta, Governor Basuki Tjahaja Purnama, better known as Ahok, said. "We are ready to build the flats and a fishing ...