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National 07:21 pm
NU intensifies monitoring to curb radicalism during Ramadhan
Indonesia’s largest Islamic organization, Nahdlatul Ulama (NU), has said it will optimize the ...
Entertainment 07:05 pm
Maria Ozawa, Filipino-Spanish BF in first pictorial as a couple
Former Japanese adult film star Maria Ozawa and her boyfriend, Filipino-Spanish chef Jose Sarasola p...
Business 06:50 pm
Govt reshuffles two agencies responsible for oil, gas businesses
The government has reshuffled two agencies tasked with overseeing upstream and downstream oil and ga...
EDITORIAL: Clear and present danger
The police surely need the trust and support of other elements of the nation, including each one of ...
Pertamina profit drops by 25% amid surge in crude oil price
State oil and gas firm Pertamina saw profit drop by 24.75 percent to US$760 million in the first qua...
Business 06:48 pm
Coal miners to be required to develop coal gasification
Energy and Mineral Resources Minister Ignasius Jonan will issue a ministerial regulation to require ...
National 06:45 pm
Study finds moratorium does little to curb deforestation
A new study has found forest cover losses in Indonesia remained high during a six-year moratorium on...
Disco dancing to the nation's musical heritage with Diskoria
While some people were still in bed, DJ duo Diskoria got ready to make people dance to the beat at Jakarta’s weekly Car Free Day (CFD).
City 06:15 pm
Five people arrested in relation to Jakarta twin suicide bomb attack
Personnel of the National Police’s Densus 88 counterterrorism squad arrested on Friday five pe...
Environment 06:06 pm
Eco-friendly bioplastics are in the bag for Japanese retailers
Businesses and local authorities in Japan are turning to environmentally friendly bioplastics for sh...
National 05:52 pm
PKB, NU nominate Saifullah Yusuf for 2018 gubernatorial election
The National Awakening Party’s (PKB) East Java regional executive board has nominated East Jav...
Entertainment 05:40 pm
Arab TV series showcases untold stories of IS women
They are mothers, daughters, wives -- and suicide bombers: an Arab television drama timed for the Mu...
Art & Culture 05:09 pm
German map project to aid future rebirth of Aleppo
With its battered facades, pulverized houses and skeletons of buildings, one of the world's olde...
Entertainment 04:38 pm
Cinema hosts women-only screening of 'Wonder Woman' and the men are hating it
Wonder Woman is slated as the most anticipated feminist movie of this year. So it’s ...
Business 04:27 pm
Jakarta airport train fare to cost Rp 100,000 to Rp 150,000
The operator of the Soekarno-Hatta International Airport train, PT Raillink, based on internal discu...
Entertainment 04:03 pm
'Pirates of the Caribbean' returns with simple yet entertaining adventure
The fifth instalment of the Pirates of the Caribbean series marks the return of Captain Jack Sparrow...
Business 03:53 pm
BNI leads 15 other banks to finance toll road in Central Java
State-owned lender Bank Negara Indonesia (BNI) has signed an agreement with 15 other banks to financ...
Business 03:51 pm
Govt sees 9.75% increase in air passengers in seasonal exodus
The Transportation Ministry’s director general for air transportation, Agus Santoso, said on F...
City 03:38 pm
Transportation Ministry to provide premium, cheap city-airport buses
The Transportation Ministry is set to launch on Tuesday the Greater Jakarta Airport Connexion (JACon...
Entertainment 02:28 pm
Guns N' Roses keep reunion going for another round
More than a year after a long-mulled reunion finally materialized, rock greats Guns N' Roses on ...
Science & Tech 02:07 pm
Amazon opens first brick and mortar New York bookshop
Online retail giant Amazon on Thursday opened its first brick and mortar bookstore in New York, sell...
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- Kampung Melayu suicide bomber identified
- Police find links between Jakarta twin bombings and Bandung bombing
- #PrayForJakarta, #KamiTidakTakut trend worldwide following bomb blast
- Ahok resigns from post, returns money
- East Jakarta suicide blasts likely linked to IS: Police
- Jakarta bombing attack a retaliation against police: Analyst
- Pressure cooker bombs used in Kampung Melayu attack: Police
- UK issues travel warning after Kampung Melayu bombings