7:55 am March 14, 2014 | 1 Comment
Sumita Tobing, the former director of the state-owned television network TVRI, has been arrested on suspicion of involvement in a procurement graft case. Sumita was declared a fugitive by the Attorney General’s Office in September 2012.
7:44 am March 14, 2014 | 2 Comments
“Flexitime” may soon make life easier for the capital's public servants, as the city government aims to help relieve chronic traffic congestion by overhauling a 20-year-old working hours policy.
5:40 pm March 13, 2014 | 5 Comments
Police arrested six students over the death of a teenage girl during a jealousy-fueled melee in South Jakarta on Wednesday.
8:56 am March 13, 2014 | 7 Comments
A number of political analysts are advising that the Indonesia Democratic Party of Struggle ignore the flood of polls favoring Jakarta Governor Joko Widodo as its presidential candidate, and bide its time in making its nomination.
2:22 pm March 10, 2014 | 2 Comments
A group of private waste haulers and street sweepers said Monday they would seek redress from the Jakarta Provincial Legislative Council (DPRD) after the city terminated their contracts in favor of letting the capital handle its own sanitation and waste removal.
5:32 pm March 9, 2014 | No Comment
Nine children remained in hospital on Sunday after a train rammed into the back of a bus carrying dozens of orphans at a reportedly congested railroad crossing in Bekasi, east of Jakarta, on Saturday morning.
2:07 pm March 8, 2014 | No Comment
Priya Ramadhani, the deputy speaker of the Jakarta Legislative Council, died on Friday after a battle with bone cancer. He was 6o years old.
2:31 pm March 7, 2014 | 1 Comment
The Jakarta Police on Thursday arrested a teenaged couple after they allegedly committed a jealousy-fueled murder and dumped their victim's body on a Bekasi tollroad.