• Kids’ stuff

    Visitors pack the Jakarta Toys and Kids 2016 exhibition at Balai Kartini in South Jakarta on Saturday. The event runs until Sunday.(JP/Don)

  • ‘No Valentine’s Day, no problem’ say Depok students

    Students in Depok seem unfazed by the ban on Valentine’s Day, widely known as affection day.

  • Health crisis emerges, regions struggle

    Floods that have submerged a number of regions in Indonesia over the past week have begun to result in major health consequences for local residents, as hundreds in the affected…

  • KPK exposes more corrupt practices at Supreme Court

    The arrest of a Supreme Court official in charge of handling civil suits and appeals for receiving bribes has again exposed rampant corrupt practices at the country’s highest judicial institution.

  • Real Valentine

    A blind couple, husband and wife Kusnadi and Murtiani, carry packages of crackers in Jakarta on Saturday. The couple, who live in the Kebon Jeruk area, sell crackers that they…

  • New journeys of Rio & Atiqah

    There have been plenty of firsts for celebrity couple Rio Dewanto and Atiqah Hasiholan in the past months.

  • By the way ... No more ‘I Love You’, love gets colorless with emoticons

    It was 1976 and there was not much to watch on the black-and-white television set in our small modest living room. I wanted to use our black telephone, but the…

  • Commission wants TV, radio free of LGBT

    Hostility against the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community continues, with the Indonesian Broadcasting Commission (KPI) being the latest agency to enact a discriminatory rule against LGBT people.

  • Luhut defends LGBT groups

    After a series of grossly discriminatory remarks by high-ranking government officials targeted at members of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community, a senior government official has come to…

  • NasDem comes out for Ahok

    The National Democrat (NasDem) Party has officially announced its support for Jakarta Governor Basuki “Ahok” Tjahaja Purnama’s candidacy in next year’s gubernatorial election, throwing into doubt his initial plan to…