Thursday, 2nd October 2014
National
  • Indonesia to be honorary guest of book fair in Frankfurt
    16th September 2014
    Indonesia will be the guest of honor at the Frankfurt Book Fair on October 14-18, 2015, in Germany after Finland, which was the guest of honor in 2014.Head of Collection and Information Services Division, the National Library, ...
  • Government criticized for allowing foreign NGOs operating in Indonesia
    16th September 2014
    President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono has made a mistake in 10 years of his administration by allowing foreign non governmental organizations (NGOs) to operate freely in the country, the Pulp and Paper Association (APKI) said. ...
  • Anti-graft body questions security minister
    16th September 2014
    The Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) on Tuesday questioned Coordinating Minister for Political, Legal and Security Djoko Suyanto in connection with an alleged corruption case. "I am going to be questioned by the KPK ...
  • Jokowi to eliminate most of vice-ministerial posts
    15th September 2014
    President-elect Joko Widodo, better known as Jokowi, will eliminate most of vice-ministerial posts established during the United Indonesia Cabinet II, according to Andi Widjajanto, deputy chairman of the transition team of ...
  • Nine Indonesians trapped in flood-hit Srinagar, India
    15th September 2014
    The Indonesian Embassy in New Delhi has managed to establish contact with the nine Indonesian citizens stuck in the floods that have ravaged Takht-e-Sulaeman, Srinagar, India, stated an Non-Governmental Organization (NGO). ...
  • Foreign terror suspects used fake passports
    15th September 2014
    Four foreign terror suspects, who have been detained for illegal entry into Indonesia through Central Sulawesi, had used fake passports, according to a spokesman of the Indonesian Police. "We suspect that they have used ...
  • Chinese tourist arrivals to Bali rise 45.76 percent
    15th September 2014
    Around 330,172 Chinese tourists visited Bali during the initial seven months of 2014, an increase of 45.76 percent as compared to 226,494 visitors recorded last year. "China is ranked second after Australia in the number of ...
  • Four alleged foreign ISIS members taken to Jakarta
    14th September 2014
    Four foreign citizens who have recently be seized by police in Palu, Central Sulawesi, for allegedly being involved in the ISIS network were flown to capital city Jakarta on Sunday morning. The foreigners known by their ...
  • Four Turkish nationals arrested in C Sulawesi for alleged terrorism activity
    14th September 2014
    Four Turkish nationals were arrested last Saturday (Sept 13) by anti-terror squad and Central Sulawesi police for allegedly conducting terrorism activities, spokesman to the National Police Inspector General Ronny F Sompie said ...
  • President orders tight supervision of terrorism convicts
    14th September 2014
    President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono has ordered tight supervision of terrorism convicts following an allegation that former terrorism convicts have joined the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) movement. "There has been ...