The government is set to build a volcano archaeology study center
from which people can get information about the history of temples
buried by Mount Merapi in Yogyakarta, a culture conservation official
Andi Hajramurni, thejakartapost.com, Jakarta | Tue, 07/28/2015 12:04 PM
Barru Regent Andi Idris Syukur on Monday registered as incumbent regent
candidate at the Barru General Elections Commission (KPUD), even though
the National Police’s Criminal Investigation Directorate (Bareskrim) has
named him a graft suspect.
Thejakartapost.com, Jakarta | Tue, 07/28/2015 12:00 PM
Borobudur Temple will play host to the annual International Olympiad of
Astronomy and Astrophysics (IOAA) and the event was officially opened on
Monday by the Culture and Elementary and Secondary Education Minister
The Jakarta Post, Denpasar | Tue, 07/28/2015 8:54 AM
Mass organization Laskar Bali has called on Denpasar District Court (PN)
judge Achmed Peten Sili to reject a pretrial hearing request in the
murder case of Engeline Margriet Megawe, 8, who was found dead in the
backyard of her family’s house in Denpasar, Bali, on May 10.
The Jakarta Post, Kupang | Tue, 07/28/2015 8:51 AM
East Nusa Tenggara (NTT) legislative council speaker Anwar Pua Geno has
urged the provincial administration to shelve a plan to build an airport
on Adonara Island, East Flores, given protests from land owners who
currently use the land for farming.
The Jakarta Post, Surabaya | Tue, 07/28/2015 8:48 AM
The police have arrested a South Korean citizen, Kim Jong-sung, 37, for
stealing imported alcoholic drinks of various brands that were worth
hundreds of millions of rupiah from a warehouse in the Donowati area of
Mass organization Laskar Bali has called on Denpasar District Court (PN) judge, Achmed Peten Sili, to reject a pre-trial hearing request in the murder case of Engeline, 8, who was found dead in the backyard of her family’s house in Denpasar, Bali, on May 10.
The Palu Police in Central Sulawesi said on Saturday that at least 300
police and military personnel had been deployed to secure 78 churches
and four Buddhist viharas in the city in anticipation of potential
attacks to houses of worship following the recent deadly brawl involving
Muslims and Christians in Tolikara, Papua.
The Jakarta Post, Bandung | Mon, 07/27/2015 8:47 AM
Seven people died on Friday evening on the newly-opened Cikopo-Palimanan
(Cipali) toll road in West Java after the vehicle they were traveling
in collided with a bus coming from the opposite direction.
The Jakarta Post, Pekanbaru | Mon, 07/27/2015 8:42 AM
After a long and risky effort, the Riau Natural Resources Conservation
Agency (BKSDA) on Saturday evening managed to relocate a wild Sumatran
elephant from a residential area in the provincial capital of Pekanbaru.