11:56 am April 24, 2014 | 4 Comments
Former Garut district head Aceng Fikri won a seat in the Regional Representatives Council representing West Java, after receiving the third most number of votes in the province.
10:35 am April 24, 2014 | 1 Comment
Golkar Party will decide on Aburizal Bakrie’s running mate and the party’s coalition partners in next month’s national leaders meeting, as it dismissed speculation that it was considering another presidential candidate.
8:00 am April 24, 2014 | 1 Comment
The popularity of Joko Widodo is giving traction to local leaders in Indonesia as they adopt the hands-on style that helped propel Jakarta’s governor to the front of the presidential race.
6:44 pm April 23, 2014 | 1 Comment
Two rival factions of the country’s oldest Islamic party agreed on Wednesday to reconcile, following a bitter split that had threatened to bar it from backing a candidate for the presidential election.
9:05 am April 23, 2014 | 1 Comment
Jakarta. A proposed coalition of Islamic political parties should back a presidential candidate who prays five times a day at a mosque and will cut short cabinet meetings to lead his ministers in prayer, a senior Islamic politician has said.
3:34 pm April 22, 2014 | 1 Comment
A proposed coalition of Islamic political parties should back a presidential candidate who prays five times a day at a mosque and will cut short cabinet meetings to lead his ministers in prayer, an official says.
9:50 am April 22, 2014 | 2 Comments
Jakarta. Even though official legislative election results are still pending, pollsters and media have already made their predictions about the coming crop of legislators headed to take up seats in Senayan, there to pass bills into laws governing the people. While the legislative election has signaled the exit of some well-known lawmakers, the electorate has also delivered up a few new names into the country’s political ring.