4:36 pm August 29, 2014 | No Comment
United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon called for peace and greater tolerance during his opening remarks of the Sixth Global Forum of the Alliance of Civilizations in Bali on Friday.
2:46 pm August 29, 2014 | No Comment
A fuel pipe owned by state-owned energy giant Pertamina exploded in the West Java district of Subang on Thursday, claiming the lives of two children and one adult.
11:30 pm August 28, 2014 | 1 Comment
A motley crew comprising women’s rights activists, a legislative body with no actual powers, and a former president said to be trying to cling to power vicariously through her daughter, came together on Thursday to contest a hastily passed law they all agree brings out the worst elements of the House of Representatives.
10:48 pm August 28, 2014 | 1 Comment
You get what you pay for. That’s the adage one says when something bought on the cheap breaks
10:39 pm August 28, 2014 | No Comment
Elsewhere in the Asean region, the Asian Financial Crisis was not the same catalyst for political reform.
10:05 pm August 28, 2014 | 4 Comments
It was a moment of flashy ostentation that now looks certain to doom Jakarta businessman and outspoken city councilor Abraham “Lulung” Lunggana to a police investigation at the very least.
9:35 pm August 28, 2014 | 1 Comment
President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono rejected a direct request made on Wednesday by President-Elect Joko Widodo to raise the price of subsidized fuel before the presidency changes hands in late October, Indonesian media reported on Thursday.
9:06 pm August 28, 2014 | No Comment
The Ministry of Research and Technology said on Thursday that it was planning to form a special body that will advise the president on nuclear technology — including on the details of a controversial plan to build the country’s first nuclear power plant.