Saturday, 4th July 2015
National
  • Bekasi police interrogates 20 witnesses over plastic rice case
    4th June 2015
    The Bekasi police is interrogating 20 witnesses over the plastic rice case. "Until now, 20 witnesses have been grilled in connection with the plastic rice controversy that has been raging among the public since May 2015," ...
  • Japanese diplomat pens book on enhancing Indonesia-Japan friendship
    30th May 2015
    The Japanese Embassy's former deputy chief of mission to Indonesia, Yusuke Shindo, has written a book titled, "Mengenal Jepang" or "Knowing Japan" to enhance relations between Indonesia and Japan. Through an email ...
  • Indonesia, China agree to establish educational cooperation
    28th May 2015
    Indonesia and China have agreed to establish cooperation in the educational, social and cultural fields as part of efforts to enhance bilateral relations. "Bilateral relations between Indonesia and China in the political, ...
  • Widjojanto files another pretrial suit
    28th May 2015
    Suspended deputy chief of the Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) Bambang Widjojanto has filed another pretrial suit at the South Jakarta district court. "We filed it at the South Jakarta District Court this morning," ...
  • Govt concludes no plastic rice in circulation: Police
    27th May 2015
    The government has come to the conclusion that there is no synthetic rice containing plastic substances in circulation and has asked people to remain calm. "We concluded that there is no plastic rice, so people are urged to ...
  • Indonesia should penalize reporters for biased news on Papua: Journalist
    27th May 2015
    The executive director of Indonesian news agency Antara, Saiful Hadi, said that Indonesia should penalize journalists, including those from abroad, who broadcast biased and imbalanced news about Papua. "We should subject ...
  • TNI seizes three rifles in Aceh
    27th May 2015
    The Indonesian military (TNI) in the westernmost Indonesian province of Aceh has seized three rifles and thousands of rounds of ammunition believed to be those of armed criminal group Din Minimi. TNI personnel seized the ...
  • Indonesia to be categorized developed country in 2030
    27th May 2015
    Rector of Yogyakarta-based Gadjah Mada University (UGM) Dwikorita Karnawati has predicted that Indonesia will begin entering as a developed country category in 2030. "If its in stable condition, Indonesias economic ...
  • Indonesia customs authorities foil smuggling of Rp5.6 billion worth of drug
    26th May 2015
    The Soekarno Hatta airport custom authorities have foiled attempts to smuggle drug into the country three times since late last month. Altogether, 4,200 grams of methamphetamine worth Rp5.6 billion on the street, were ...
  • President Jokowi to monitor Papua`s development: Chief Minister
    26th May 2015
    President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) has pledged his commitment to monitor the development in Papua and West Papua provinces, Coordinating Minister for Political, Security and Legal Affairs Tedjo Edhy Purdijatno stated here on ...