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Politics 08:40 pm
Social media hot topic during C. Java gubernatorial debate
The use of social media in campaigns was the topic of a heated discussion between Governor Ganjar Pr...
People 08:14 pm
Japan worker's pay docked for taking lunch 3 mins early
The official, 64, had half a day's pay docked as punishment and the bosses called a news confere...
India offers free e-visa for Indonesians
Indonesians can apply for an e-visa without charge to visit India. ...
Indonesia's growing thirst for coffee drains premium bean supplies
For decades, Indonesia has supplied coffee roasters worldwide with prized beans that give a distinct...
Entertainment 08:00 pm
Indonesian film 'Marlina the Murderer in Four Acts' screens in US
Indonesian film "Marlina the Murderer in Four Acts" began screening in theaters across the...
Business 07:46 pm
BlackBerry beats revenue estimates for fourth quarter in a row
BlackBerry's revenue reached US$217 million, higher than the average of analysts’ est...
Entertainment 07:45 pm
Bon Iver, The National to release debut collaboration album
Bon Iver and Bryce Dessner from The National, under Big Red Machine, will release a collaboration al...
National 07:24 pm
Civil group deplores death sentence of terrorist Aman Abdurrahman
Jakarta-based rights group Community Legal Aid Institute (LBH Masyarakat) has slammed the South Jaka...
Activities 07:19 pm
Hong Kong Dragon Boat Carnival celebrates summer this June
The ancient Chinese festival returns this summer under the modern skyline of Victoria Harbor.
City 07:02 pm
Ethics council to confirm whether Herman Hery involved in assault
The House of Representatives ethics council will coordinate with the police to confirm whether Herma...
National 06:58 pm
Basarnas operates scan sonar to locate sunken Lake Toba ferry
The National Search and Rescue Agency (Basarnas) began operating the Indonesian Navy's scan sona...
City 06:44 pm
Rolls-Royce seen at 'crime scene' belongs to company not lawmaker: Police
A Rolls-Royce Phantom that was reportedly used by lawmaker Herman Hery, who is accused of initiating...
Business 06:28 pm
Investors yellow cards Bakrieland Development management
Investors gave PT Bakrieland Development’s management a "yellow card" after they rej...
Science & Tech 06:09 pm
Facebook expands fact-check effort to photos, videos
Facebook said Thursday it would launch fact-checking of photos and videos as it expands the effort t...
City 06:01 pm
Motorcyclist fined Rp 500,000 for parking on City Council sidewalk
The Jakarta Transportation Agency towed 16 motorcycles that were parked on sidewalks in front of the...
City 05:38 pm
Lawyer says it was lawmaker's brother allegedly involved in street fight
The lawyer of lawmaker Herman Hery, who has been under fire after being accused of beating up a coup...
Lifestyle 05:30 pm
Dr. Martens collaborates with Stussy to launch Penton Loafer
Faux crocodile material completes the look of the signature loafer.
World 05:26 pm
Britain's Prince William on historic trip to Israel and West Bank
Prince William will become the first member of Britain's royal family to pay an official visit t...
Food 05:07 pm
Plethora of Betawi traditional culinary to recognize
Although the numbers are still unknown, there are traditional Betawi delicacies unlikely to sur...
Belgian gets life for smuggling kilo of coke into Cambodia
A Cambodian court jailed a Belgian man for life on Friday for smuggling a kilogram (2.2 lbs) of coca...
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