President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono received the first-ever Valuing Nature Award at the UN in New York.
Today we remember a great human being, Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi, or Mahatma Gandhi.
As an avid polo player, Prabowo Subianto, the former son-in-law of Soeharto, fully grasps the idea that one must look good when playing the sport of kings.
Deputy Defense Minister Sjafrie Sjamsoeddin visited Iraq last August.
If someday, you visit a “famous” state school that your child might go to, please stay a little longer to have a look.
The Asia-Pacific region is home to more than 4 billion people and some of the world’s most dynamic economies. Yet, not everyone has a decent place to call home.
The Federal Reserve, the European Central Bank (ECB) and the Bank of Japan have all applied additional easing measures to their monetary policy management in the past couple of months.
The woman at the fruit shop had run out of mangos this morning, so clearly I have no option but to return tonight, burn down the whole market and then write in the ash, in huge letters to be read b
Jakarta has just conducted its gubernatorial election. Against the odds, newcomers, Joko “Jokowi” Widodo and his running mate, Basuki “Ahok” Tjahaja Purnama, emerged the winners.
Nothing dims the light of hope like the demise of a young person, even more so when that hope is removed so violently, with a foolish and brash act.
The outgoing House of Representatives has come out with another surprise piece of legislation, which will further stimulate the growth of the insurance industry.
Modesty had characterized president-elect Joko “Jokowi” Widodo since he took the helm of the sultanate city of Surakarta back in 2005, but then he became a powerful brand image that captivated
A recent report on higher education found that among 5,000 parents questioned in 15 countries, Indonesians were keenest on having their children study overseas compared to the citizens of Mal
Public opposition to the House of Representatives’ move to pass a bill on regional elections — which if successful will seize the right to elect regional leaders from the people — has taken a
Street parking has contributed much to the traffic gridlock besetting the capital city because the use of parts of the road for parking vehicles always generates bottlenecks that force other motori
A war or military confrontation between China and Japan is probably just a matter of time.
An ungracious, ungrateful politician is the image portrayed of Jakarta Deputy Governor Basuki “Ahok” Tjahaja Purnama by his former party, Gerindra, which was founded by losing presidential cand
The government should be very careful in implementing the decision of the House of Representatives budget committee on Monday, which increased the target of government non-tax revenues (dividend pa
The post reformasi generation is leading the way forward toward a new Indonesia where falling in love should not be tantamount to a crime.
The elite’s betrayal of reformasi is visible through its “structured, systematic and massive” efforts to pass a regional election bill that will allow it to seize back sovereignty from the pe