Jokowi, Turnbull hit reset button
The stakes were high, but President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo and Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnb...
Communist phobia creeps into penal code
Forget about the global reach of the so-called Islamic State (IS) and look at Indonesia, where growi...
Wind of change blowing through OJK
Gone are many familiar faces from the Financial Services Authority’s (OJK) top brass after the gover...
KPUD certifies Ahok’s win, tells him to take leave
Jakarta’s choice: The official vote count of the recent Jakarta gubernatorial election is displayed ...
People-centered orientation key to New Southbound Policy
John Chen - Courtesy of Taiwan External Trade OfficeLast year, Taiwan announced its latest New South...
Insight: In Indo-Pacific strategic flux, where is Indonesia?
The recent resignation of United States President Donald Trump’s national security adviser, retired ...
RI, Australia see eye to eye on sugar, cattle
Indonesia and Australia have agreed to relax their trade barriers, particularly on sugar, cattle and...
Muslim residents against threats of no burial rites
Not welcome: The caretakers of Al-Jihad Mosque in Jakarta have declared, as seen on the banner, its ...
Indonesia to lobby Saudi Arabia for better oil price
Indonesia is hoping that the upcoming visit of Saudi Arabia’s King Salman Abdulaziz Al Saud will pav...
House in spotlight over planned overseas junkets
The return of controversial House of Representatives Speaker Setya Novanto has also meant the return...
Major parties maintain dominance in regional polls
While waiting for the official results from the General Elections Commission (KPU), most political p...
Kiryono, 50, finishes a wayang kulit (leather puppet) shaft made from buffalo horn in Keparabon vill...
Astra seeks balance in multisector operations
Never put all your eggs in one basket
Economy in brief: Indorama invests $25m in rubber glove
The world’s largest polyester value chain company Indorama has injected US$25 million investment int...
Economy in brief: Jasa Marga, govt gear up for Idul Fitri
To anticipate the mass exodus for Idul Fitri this year, state-owned toll road operator PT Jasa Marga...
Don’t target me!
Students hold a rally against cigarette advertising in the National Monument area in Jakarta on Satu...
Economy in brief: RI seeks to boost exports to S. Korea
The Trade Ministry has expressed its commitment to boosting trade with South Korea through the ASEAN...
Govt mulls delaying planned executions
Human rights activists have urged the government to cancel any plans regarding a fourth round of exe...
Citilink to step up expansion to eastern Indonesia
Low-cost carrier PT Citilink Indonesia, a subsidiary of national flag carrier PT Garuda Indonesia, e...
Still no wiggle room for sex education
In countries where sex talk is considered taboo, almost any attempt to provide sex education for chi...
Bumi Resources ditches oil and gas operations in Yemen
Indonesia’s largest thermal coal mining company, PT Bumi Resources (BUMI), has decided to forsake it...
Essay: America: A Love Letter
By Uly SiregarBorn and raised in Indonesia, my education on American culture was limited to Hollywoo...
Guess what?: Joko favors ‘La La Land’ to win
Film director Joko Anwar’s favorite to win best picture award at this year’s Oscars is La La Land...
Workers prepare a steel framework at the entrance to the Nusantara Building at the House of Represen...
It was the way she rested her head on his shoulders
On The Shelves12:29 am
‘Disruption’ talks fast paced changes
JP/Hans David TampubolonMarketing and entrepreneurship expert Rhenald Kasali’s new book, Disruptio...
National scene: Students rally against tobacco ads
High school students from 30 schools in Bekasi, South Tangerang and Bogor, held a rally on Jl
On The Shelves12:30 am
Book worm: Lala Karmela: Reading for me time
National scene: Disabled people want House Representation
Gufron Sakaril, chairman of the Indonesian People with Disabilities Association (PPDI), has said he ...
National scene: Social gap reaches alarming level: VP
Vice President Jusuf Kalla said on Sunday that the country’s social gap had reached a dangerous leve...
National scene: Community centers to fight drug abuse
Social Affairs Minister Khofifah Indar Parawansa said on Sunday that community-based rehabilitation ...
Passersby examine an art instalation made of used cellphones and created by Greenpeace activitsts du...
Residents left off guard due to flood warning system glitch
The absence of a flood early warning system in Cipinang Melayu, East Jakarta, has forced its residen...
Vendors looking to cash in at floral expo
Green festival: Visitors enjoy the 2017 Banteng Expo, an annual floral festival, which runs until Ma...
Street children finding their own way back to formal schooling
Despite his family facing financial problems, NM, 13, is full of spirit when it comes to education
Public Order Agency personnel watch the demolition of a building in Mangga Besar, West Jakarta, on S...
Greater Jakarta: Depok losing lakes, green areas
Depok, West Java, has lost 10 natural and man-made lakes as a result of aggressive property developm...
Greater Jakarta: Young street musician killed in fight
A 13-year-old street musician was found dead under Tanjung Barat overpass in South Jakarta on Saturd...
Greater Jakarta: Divers clean waters of Pramuka Island
Dozens of divers took part in a clean-up of the waters around Pramuka Island in Thousand Islands reg...
The Archipelago01:04 am
New school aims to care for children of terrorists
Fresh start: National Counterterrorism Agency (BNPT) chief Comr
The Archipelago01:06 am
Lake turns blackish green, year after tainted by dead fish
Water pollution in Lake Maninjau in West Sumatra has worsened as the local administration continues ...
The Archipelago01:09 am
Endangered whale shark caught, chopped up
A whale shark measuring more than 6 meters in length and weighing more than 1 ton has ended up in pi...
The Archipelago01:11 am
Hundreds of Nahdlatul Ulama (NU) youth wing (Banser) members participate in a training program in Ga...
The Archipelago01:12 am
Island focus: Six dead in Central Java bus plunge
Six people were killed when a tour bus fell into a 15-meter ravine in Tawangmangu district, Karangan...
The Archipelago01:13 am
Island focus: GP Ansor holds event for churchgoers
The Central Sulawesi youth wing of Nahdlatul Ulama (NU), GP Ansor and a local nursing academy have h...
The Archipelago01:14 am
Island focus: Bali prepares for King Salman visit
The Bali Police have beefed up security ahead of the visit of King Salman Abdulaziz Al Saud of Saudi...
Alert? Yes. Paranoid? No.
It is largely agreed that the history of a nation helps shape the character and attitude of its citi...
Sunday in a Sydney park
Astroll through Sydney’s Royal Botanic Garden on Sunday marked another fresh effort from Indonesian ...
Understanding things we don’t know about graft
The alarming number of regional heads arrested or prosecuted for corruption has raised many question...
Freeport needs to stand up to RI over the CoW issue
Normally, a 50-year mining project like Freeport’s Grassberg mine would deign it high time to turn i...
Smart design: New approach in corporate reorganization
Reorganization is a powerful tool for changing the trajectory of a business and enhancing its perfor...
Putting it briefly: Fanselow wins Combhipar Tennis Open
Finalists: German tennis player Sebastian Fanselow (left) and Alexandre Muller of France (right) pos...
Special Report01:34 am
Penal code keeps communism alive
The government is determined to include provisions on Marxism-Leninism in the new Criminal Code bill...
Special Report01:40 am
Victims, advocates fear return of communist stigmatization
Perceived or real?: Tegal Military chief Lt
Discourse: France, Indonesia to march forward in the face of adversity
Jean Marc Ayrault - Courtesy of CCF With geopolitical uncertainty taking root in most corners of the...
- Tight security prepared for King Salman’s visit to Bali
- Whale shark dead after being caught up in trawl
- Four must-watch films about North Korea
- Lawmakers to learn about counterterrorism legislation in UK, US
- Jokowi, Turnbull start day with relaxed morning walk around Royal Botanical Gardens
- Six killed in Central Java bus plunge
- Indonesia, Australia want peaceful resolution in settling regional disputes
- House prepares for King Salman's visit
- Kim Jong Nam died within 20 minutes of poisoning: Malaysia
- Divers collect waste in waters around Pramuka Island