The Jakarta Post
These are some of developments we're following today:
- Following a high-profile public relations campaign by Novel Baswedan and rights activists calling for the government to get serious in its investigation into the acid attack on the top Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) investigator, National Police chief Gen. Tito is being summoned by President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo this afternoon, to discuss progress on the investigation.
- In the wake of United States Senate's decision to impose sanction on Russia for its meddling in the US election, President Vladimir Putin ordered the US to cut 755 diplomatic staff in Russia, bringing tension between the two countries to a new height. We're also following news on the diplomatic scramble following the announcement that the North Korean missiles now could reach the US. As the city prepares for the opening of the new
- Semanggi interchange, the trial run shows that motorists were experiencing problems in finding directions along the newly-constructed bridges.
- Engineers union to analyze cause of IDX collapsed floor
- Indonesia's foreign debt stands at $347.3b, 34% of GDP
- Indonesia, Turkey team up to develop military drones
- Government reshuffles directors of railway firms
- Voldemort film now available for free on YouTube
- Virtual reality, interactive avatars among cruise trends of 2018
- Maritime Museum catches fire on Tuesday morning
- Police issue second summons for Sandiaga
- IDX Tower 2 never been renovated: Management
- Mother allegedly kills her baby at restaurant