KPK rebuffs House inquiry
The Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) has rejected the House of Representatives’s decision to ...
RI, PH up ante on counterterrorism, trade
In a bid to curb the spread of Indonesian militants into the southern Philippines, a de facto traini...
Ahok mania spreads far beyond Jakarta
The popularity of Jakarta Governor Basuki “Ahok” Tjahaja Purnama, who will leave office in the next ...
In conjunction with the commemoration of Labor Day, The Jakarta Post will not be published on Monday...
EOS 2017 to feature grumpy yet lovable Europe
Migrant crisis: A scene from Fire at Sea, a 2016 documentary capturing the life on the Italian islan...
ASEAN FMs focus on security
Political and security issues were at the forefront of the 30th ASEAN Ministerial Meeting (AMM) as S...
BI discharges silver bullet to reduce market volatility
Bank Indonesia (BI) has discharged a silver bullet, which it claims will help reduce market volatili...
KPK stirs political pot with major graft investigations
Walk of shame: Golkar Party official Fahd El Fouz (center) walks out of the headquarters of the Corr...
Think tank report highlights threat of Neo-JI militants
Al-Qaeda-affiliate Jamaah Islamiyah (JI) may have been overshadowed by the Islamic State-backed (IS)...
Telkomsel hack sparks debate on internet quota prices
The latest hack of the website of Indonesia’s largest telecommunications operator, Telkomsel, has ra...
CPO levy collector mulls endowment fund for sustainability
The Indonesian Oil Palm Estate Fund (BPDP-KS) plans to set up an endowment fund managed by investmen...
National scene: RI journalists launch anti-hoax network
Journalists from major media outlets launched the Anti-Hoax Journalists Network on Friday, with a ri...
Government on hunt for $2.3b in BLBI funds
The government said Friday that it was seeking to collect Rp 31 trillion (US$2
National scene: AJI slams tycoon over libel report
The Jakarta chapter of the Alliance of Independent Journalists (AJI) has denounced United Indonesia ...
National scene: UN welcomes fatwa on child marriage
United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) Indonesia has welcomed an Indonesian pro-women ulema’s fatwa...
Gallery of sound
Visitors inspect musical instruments made by local manufacturers during a trade fair at the Smesco E...
OJK’s rescue operation of Bumiputera complained as ‘robbery’
Policyholders and non-active management of Indonesia’s oldest insurance company AJB Bumiputera have ...
Bank DBS marketing and brand manager Capriana Natalia (front, third right), Women Headed Family Empo...
Economy in brief: Rising coal price puts Indika back in black
Publicly listed coal mining company Indika Energy is back in the black, after being in the red throu...
Economy in brief: RI pushes for equality in state budget
Finance Minister Sri Mulyani Indrawati is urging officials in her ministry to formulate a state budg...
Talk of The Week: 'Bahubali 2: The Conclusion' comes to town
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Talk of The Week: Vivien becomes ICCC chairperson
JP/Veeramalla AnjaiahThe Indonesia Canada Chamber of Commerce (ICCC) on Thursday organized its annua...
In every bottle is a journey
Penfolds is the world's most acclaimed wine maker, offering bottles that draw on centuries of experi...
‘Becoming Leonardo Da Vinci — An Impossible Interview’ reveals painter’s great ...
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No man is an island theme in new movies
Two movies from South Korea and Japan will hit the big screen in the upcoming week, both sharing a...
Guess what?: Tulus collaborates with Papermoon in new clip
Singer Muhammad Tulus has just released his latest music video clip titled “Manusia Kuat” (Strong Hu...
Condrosengkolo: A future generation of Iwan Tirta batik
Iwan Tirta batik continues to mesmerize
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A vendor prepares his food stall at the new food court in the vicinity of Kalijodo Park in North Jak...
Govt unites to restart Jakarta Bay reclamation
The central government is slowly putting together all the pieces of the puzzle needed to restart the...
Soccer fan club seeks proper home base stadium
In Indonesia’s top-flight soccer league last season, a match between Persija Jakarta and Semen Padan...
Anies to keep promise to rid city of prostitution
During an election debate on Jan
We are here still
A flower board is displayed against Jakarta Governor Basuki “Ahok” Tjahaja’s move to demolish an are...
Greater Jakarta: Anies hopes for moratorium on evictions
Presumptive Jakarta governor Anies Baswedan said he expected incumbent Jakarta Governor Basuki “Ahok...
Greater Jakarta: Police hunt suspects in Paspampres case
Police are hunting down suspects following an attack on two members of the Presidential Security Det...
Greater Jakarta: Singer reports animal abuse to police
Singer-cum-activist Melanie Subono filed a report on suspected animal abuse and negligence allegedly...
Greater Jakarta: Top cop says Rizieq-Firza chats authentic
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Yellow-crested cockatoo population threatened
Clever birds: Yellow-crested cockatoo stand on tree branches at Manipo Nature Recreation Park in Kup...
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Hungry elephants destroy local plantations
Locals have called on authorities to take action to drive away three wild elephants, which came clos...
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Family members of Indona Sesenapadang customary leader Benyamin Sambolayuk wait near the coffin of t...
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Island focus: Flights delayed as X-ray machines go off
Sentani Airport in Jayapura, Papua, had to delay flights for one hour after X-ray machines switched ...
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Island focus: Airport railway project to evict locals
The Central Java administration is set to clean up hundreds of buildings along the Solo-Kertosono to...
Make peace with flowers
Supporters and sympathizers of Jakarta Governor Basuki “Ahok” Tjahaja Purnama have turned City Hall ...
The editorial published Thursday incorrectly referred to the Fahima NGO, which should have read the ...
Jakarta shames (the idea of) Indonesia
A violent gut-wrenching twist ripped apart my stomach as the Jakarta election quick-count results we...
Robots are people too
Legislative officials in the European Union have been trying to decide whether robots are people or ...
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Other opinion: Women’s voices and empowerment
Women are still widely considered second-class citizens, often with lower positions that are not dir...
Let’s avoid wasting waste and water
By 2050 there will be more plastic than fish in the world’s oceans
Putting it briefly: Roma star wants to groom young RI talent
AS Roma star Radja Nainggolan has expressed his desire to help develop Indonesian soccer, especially...
De Nederlandse Club brings the Dutch together in Jakarta
De Nederlandse Club (DNC) is an active community in Jakarta that aims to bring Dutch people together...
ASEAN does housekeeping ahead of golden jubilee
ASEAN is looking inward ahead of its 50th anniversary celebrations later this year, with officials d...
- Telkomsel website hacked
- Lame-duck Ahok sees mounting defiance
- Long marches against Ahok to continue
- KPK says it will stick to rules over investigation confidentiality
- Elephant kills tour owner in Klungkung
- US economic growth weakened to 0.7 percent in first quarter
- KPK summons Quran procurement graft suspect
- Golkar says corrupt cadres harm political targets
- Sharp Indonesia introduces new 12kg capacity washing machines
- Indonesian women's group issues edict against child marriage