The Jakarta Post, Jakarta | Thu, 07/24/2014 2:14 PM
The Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) questioned on Thursday the deputy chair of House of Representatives Commission IX, Irgan Chairul Mahfiz, as a witness in relation to the alleged corruption in the Religious Affairs Ministry's haj management in 2012-2013.
The Jakarta Post, Jakarta | Thu, 07/24/2014 11:38 AM
At least 200 personnel from the National Police and the Indonesian
Military (TNI) have been deployed to provide security at Gambir Station
in Central Jakarta in the lead-up to and during Idul Fitri, from July 21
to Aug. 5.
Yuliasri Perdani, The Jakarta Post, Jakarta | Thu, 07/24/2014 9:26 AM
A team from the Attorney General’s Office (AGO) has arrested former
Merpati Nusantara Airlines president director, Hotasi Nababan, at
Soekarno-Hatta International Airport in Tangerang, Banten, immediately after he disembarked from a plane.
Haeril Halim, The Jakarta Post, Jakarta | Thu, 07/24/2014 9:23 AM
In a bid to prevent the spread of radicalism among inmates, the Law and Human Rights Ministry has
rolled out a plan to move all terrorism convicts locked up in the
country’s prisons to a special facility set up by the National
Counterterrorism Agency (BNPT) in Sentul, West Java.
The Jakarta Post, Jakarta | Thu, 07/24/2014 6:16 AM
The Jakarta Prosecutor’s Office on Wednesday demanded a
two-and-a-half year prison term for Hendra Saputra, a defendant in a
high-profile graft case implicating the son of Cooperatives and Small
and Medium Enterprises Minister Syariefuddin Hasan.
The Jakarta Post, Jakarta | Wed, 07/23/2014 9:00 PM
Transportation Minister EE Mangindaan says that thanks to free travel services provided by companies operating in Jakarta, more city residents have been given the opportunity to return to travel home, or mudik, for Idul Fitri this year.
The Jakarta Post, Jakarta | Wed, 07/23/2014 9:23 AM
The Meteorology, Climatology and Geophysics Agency (BMKG) announced
Tuesday that the El Niño phenomenon would adversely effect the country’s
eastern areas next month, but could bring possible financial profit to
The Jakarta Post, Jakarta | Wed, 07/23/2014 9:16 AM
The conducive situation in the run-up to and following the announcement
of the General Elections Commission’s (KPU) official vote count has
indicated that the public is ready to move on and leave a divisive