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.
3:50 pm August 29, 2014 | No Comment
President director of Dutasari Citralaras and graft suspect Machfud Suroso paid for overseas trips of former Democratic Party chairman Anas Urbaningrum and his wife, a witness told the Jakarta Anti-Corruption court 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.
2:11 pm August 29, 2014 | No Comment
One of the world's most prominent human rights' pressure groups has written an open letter to Joko Widodo calling on the president elect to prioritize Indonesian human rights over the next five years.
2:00 pm August 29, 2014 | No Comment
Jakarta. The chairman of the Great Indonesian Movement Party (Gerindra) Suhardi died on Thursday evening after losing his battle with lung cancer. He was 62. Suhardi was treated at the Pertamina Center Hospital (RSPP) in South Jakarta for two weeks. He passed away Thursday night and his body was taken to his house in Jatipadang Baru […]
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.
11:13 pm August 28, 2014 | 2 Comments
Indonesian President-elect Joko Widodo on Thursday said tackling a big fuel subsidy bill will have to wait until his October inauguration, after the outgoing leader indicated conditions were not right to raise fuel prices.
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.