• Female workers skip Lebaran to pay bills

    For most Muslims in Indonesia, the Idul Fitri holiday, locally known as Lebaran, is the time of year to reunite and gather with friends and family in their hometowns after…

  • Lack of data on victims slows identification

    The lack of available data on the passengers of the Hercules C-130 that crashed in Medan on Tuesday has slowed the process of victim identification.

  • House endorses Gatot as new TNI chief

    The House of Representatives confirmed on Wednesday the nomination of Army Chief of Staff Gen. Gatot Nurmantyo to replace Gen. Moeldoko as the head of the Indonesian Military (TNI). Gen.…

  • Jokowi tells police: Win back public’s trust

    President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo has demanded that the National Police fulfill their promise of institutional reform, speaking during a celebration of the police force’s 69th anniversary on Wednesday.

  • Imsakiah schedule Jakarta Time

    Imsakiah schedule Jakarta Time

  • Govt, BI praised for successful inflation control

    The government and Bank Indonesia (BI) have won praise for successfully keeping inflation under control during the fasting month as the consumer price index (CPI) came in below market forecasts.

  • TNI to focus on local suppliers

    President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo says the crash of an Air Force C-130 Hercules in Medan, North Sumatra, is a sign that the country must start building and maintaining its own…

  • Under-age porters working in Tanah Abang

    Lukman, 8, carried his customer’s cabin-size suitcase from the bottom to the top of the stairs at Tanah Abang Station in Central Jakarta. He claimed the bag weighed about 11…

  • Relatives in shock over Hercules plane crash in Medan

    Dewi Wulandari could not hold back her tears after learning that a Hercules airplane carrying her husband First Lt. Pandu Setiawan, whom she married two months ago, crashed in Medan…

  • Sutiyoso vows to open up intelligence agency

    The House of Representatives has all but cemented its decision to approve President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo’s nomination of retired Army general Sutiyoso as the new chief of the National Intelligence…