• Presidential staff for communication affairs Johan Budi has confirmed here Monday evening that Energy and Mineral Resources Minister Archandra Tahar was discharged from his position amid circulating rumors in Indonesian public ...
  • The governments of Indonesia and Papua New Guinea (PNG) have agreed to jointly inaugurate a cross-border post between the two countries, according to a Papua provincial government official."The PNG government is waiting and ...
  • The pioneering idea floated by the education minister to introduce a full day school education system wherein students will undertake extracurricular activities and thus receive character education after formal classroom has ...
  • President Joko Widodo is scheduled to inaugurate the new cabinet line up he announced at 11am on Wednesday morning at around 1.30pm, cabinet secretary Pramono Anung said on Wednesday morning.He said after the inauguration the ...
  • After the killing of Santoso, one of the most-wanted terror leaders in Indonesia, the rest of his followers still surviving in hideouts in the jungles of Poso, Central Sulawesi, are now ordered to immediately surrender.In a ...
  • An explosion killed at least one person and injured 12 others near the German city of Nuremberg on Sunday and authorities said it was believed to be intentional.A police spokesman said the person killed in the blast, a man with ...
  • President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) said here on Monday that he came to Padang, West Sumatra, to keep his promise of being with the people of the city for the Eid al Fitr celebrations this year."Last year, the governor invited me to ...
  • The government officially cancels the G island reclamation project in the Jakarta bay saying development of the project was a serious offense.The reclamation project would endanger the environment ,  sea traffic  and ...
  • China's claim over a traditional fishing ground is based on unilaterally declared nine-dash-line, which amounts to denying Indonesia's Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ), an international law expert said."The concept of Indonesia's ...
  • The Indonesian government strongly rejected an intention of a separatist group called the United Liberation Movement for West Papua (ULMWP) to join the Melanesian Spearhead Group (MSG)."A group called UMLWP is a separatist ...