Jon Afrizal, The Jakarta Post, Jambi | Fri, 10/24/2014 10:33 AM
An elephant trampled through an oil palm plantation in Tungkal Ulu
district in West Tanjungjabung regency, Jambi, destroying 538 oil palms.
It is thought that the elephant became separated from its herd in the
Bukit Tigapuluh National Park.
The Jakarta Post, Bandung | Fri, 10/24/2014 7:53 AM
Coffee exports from Bandung regency in West Java are on the rise
every year, but the biggest profits from the exports are only felt at
the traders’ level as buyers buy coffee in bulk, which tends to depress
the price at the farmers’ level.
Oyos Saroso H.N., The Jakarta Post, Jakarta | Thu, 10/23/2014 6:55 PM
The Lampung Police have announced their arrest of tiger-skin trader, identified as Eka Widya Sari. Eka, who told the police that she had obtained the skin via Facebook, was arrested while waiting for a buyer in a restaurant in Bandar Lampung.
Bambang Muryanto, The Jakarta Post, Yogyakarta | Thu, 10/23/2014 4:32 PM
The Yogyakarta Police say they have completed their investigation into charges of defamation allegedly perpetrated on social media by Florence Sihombing, a graduate law student from Gadjah Mada University, Yogyakarta, and handed over her case dossier to the Yogyakarta Prosecutor’s Office.
Rizal Harahap, The Jakarta Post, Pekanbaru | Thu, 10/23/2014 9:15 AM
Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) investigators on Wednesday
examined a number of officials from the Riau provincial administration
in Pekanbaru, Riau, to probe alleged bribery in a forest conversion case
implicating Riau Governor Annas Maamun.
The Jakarta Post, Jayapura | Thu, 10/23/2014 8:49 AM
The activities carried out by French journalists Thomas Charles
Dandois and Marie Valentine Bourrat during their stay in Papua were of a
journalistic nature, in line with Press Law No. 40/1999, said a
The Jakarta Post, Purwokerto | Thu, 10/23/2014 7:43 AM
The United States Agency for International Development (USAID)
Prioritizing Reform, Innovation, and Opportunities for Reaching
Indonesia’s Teachers, Administrators, and Students (Prioritas), deems
that teacher management in Indonesia remains weak.
Nethy Dharma Somba, The Jakarta Post, Jayapura | Wed, 10/22/2014 10:10 PM
Activities conducted by two French journalists, Thomas
Charles Dandois and Marie Valentine Bourrat, during their stay in Papua could
be categorized as journalistic activities as defined by Law No. 40/1999 on the
press, said an expert witness during the trial of the two defendants in
Jayapura on Wednesday.
Slamet Susanto, The Jakarta Post, Yogyakarta | Wed, 10/22/2014 7:58 PM
A survey commissioned by the political and governance study program at the University of Gadjah Mada’s (UGM) School of Social and Political Sciences reveals that 85 percent of voters have never demanded the fulfilment of campaign promises made by elected lawmakers, considering that legislative bodies in Indonesia seem to be unable to convey the aspirations of the country’s citizens.