Only hours after the government proclaimed a ban on sending domestic workers to 21 countries in the Middle East, a group of migrant workers on social media began questioning their futures.
What value does life insurance bring to society?
We are all aware of the recent tragedy that occurred in Texas, the US, on the evening of May 3, when two gunmen opened fire outside an event dedicated to depictions of Prophet Muhammad, a practice
When officials and Islamic organizations in Indonesia commented on the Charlie Hebdo massacre, one could hardly find a statement that criticized only the terrorists.
A crisis engulfing Rohingya and Bangladeshi migrants and asylum seekers is currently plaguing Southeast Asia.
Despite all the overnight drama in the latest British election when the Conservative Party defied all pollsters’ predictions of a tight race with Labour, the composition of seats in parliament (t
In his four-day trip to Papua and West Papua, President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo promised to complete the construction of the Trans-Papua highway, which has been postponed due to various reasons si
Mary Jane Fiesta Veloso was spared from execution at the last minute. She got a temporary reprieve but still faces execution.
The current crisis involving Rohingya boat people evokes a sense of déjà vu. News of the humanitarian emergency is in fact not new.
On Thursday morning President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo made a surprise announcement on the screening team for the new leaders of the Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK).
It was simply a coincidence that less than one month after President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo called for a new global economic order that is widely open to emerging countries and a reform of multil
The nation is saddened by the death of Indonesian Ambassador to Pakistan Burhan Muhammad.
It seems Aburizal Bakrie and not his adversary Agung Laksono, may have had the last laugh after the Jakarta Administrative Court decided on Monday to invalidate a ministerial decree that recognized
The eleventh-hour cancellation by state-owned oil company Pertamina of the market-price adjustment of its high-octane fuels bearing the Pertamax brand with a research octane number (RON ) of 92-95
Thousands have been stranded on the shores of Aceh and Malaysia’s Langkawi resort island after traffickers abandoned them in late April, fearing Thailand’s crackdown.
Editorial: Let the young leadThe headline was the title of former UN secretary-general Kofi Annan’s speech on the occasion of International Youth Day two years ago.
The headline was the title of former UN secretary-general Kofi Annan’s speech on the occasion of International Youth Day two years ago.
The latest report of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) cited lower-than-expected growth in China and Japan — Indonesia’s largest trading partners — as well as volatile global financial co
Recently exposed work by China to build islands in disputed |territory in the South China Sea has raised grave concerns among rival claimants to the territory as well as other members of the intern