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August 2, 2020

Jakarta Post - August 2, 2020

Jakarta – People's Consultative Assembly (MPR) Speaker Bambang Soesatyo has proposed that 9-millimeter pistols and ammunition be made legally available to certified gun owners for self

July 27, 2020

Coconuts Jakarta - July 27, 2020

Police in Kelapa Gading, North Jakarta say they are going after the uploader of a viral video that suggested the Chinese army was gearing up to invade Indonesia.

July 26, 2020

July 25, 2020

Jakarta Globe - July 25, 2020

Bayu Marhaenjati, Jakarta – The Jakarta Police has ruled out a murder case in the death of Metro TV editor Yodi Prabowo, saying on Saturday he had committed suicide using a knife he ap

July 18, 2020

Jakarta Post - July 18, 2020

Jakarta – Retired army general and former State Intelligence Agency (BIN) chief AM Hendropriyono has been reported to the West Kalimantan Police for allegedly defaming Sultan Hamid II,

July 9, 2020

Coconuts Jakarta - July 9, 2020

The world certainly needs more Mujenih.

July 4, 2020

Jakarta Post - July 4, 2020

Hengky Ola Sura, Sikka, East Nusa Tenggara – Award winning author, Felix K.

June 16, 2020

Jakarta Post - June 16, 2020

Apriza Pinandita and Ghina Ghaliya, Jakarta – The House of Representative's Commission I overseeing foreign affairs started on Tuesday fit and proper tests for Indonesian ambassadorial

June 15, 2020

Jakarta Post - June 15, 2020

Jakarta – A 16-year-old junior high school student was killed by a 7-meter-long python, which strangled him to death, while hiking in Bombana regency, Southeast Sulawesi, on Sunday.

May 23, 2020

May 22, 2020

Jakarta Post - May 22, 2020

Jakarta – A man, who was named the winning bidder in a charity auction of a Rp 2.55 billion (US$172,715) electric motorcycle owned and signed by President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo, was que

Jakarta Globe - May 22, 2020

Farouk Arnaz, Markus Junianto Sihaloho, Jakarta – Business tycoon Hary Tanoesoedibjo has come to save the day when top politicians are facing embarrassment after the top bidder of an e

May 18, 2020

Jakarta Post - May 18, 2020

Tri Indah Oktavianti, Jakarta – At the age of 25, Second Lt.

May 12, 2020

Jakarta Post - May 12, 2020

Made Anthony Iswara, Jakarta – This week comes as a stark reminder for people to protect and uphold the rights of the country's many unsung heroes amid the COVID-19 outbreak: nurses wh

March 20, 2020

Jakarta Post - March 20, 2020

Apriadi Gunawan, Medan – The frame of a 45-meter-tall statue of Jesus in North Tapanuli regency, North Sumatra, was dismantled Thursday following a court order that declared that the s

March 14, 2020

Jakarta Globe - March 14, 2020

Gardi Gazarin, Jakarta – An employee of the National Nuclear Energy Agency, or Batan, was named suspect for illegally storing radioactive waste at his home in Batan Indah housing compl

March 10, 2020

Jakarta Globe - March 10, 2020

Jakarta – After nearly two centuries, a golden kris belonging to Indonesia's national hero Prince Diponegoro was returned by the Dutch King Willem-Alexander, here on a three-day state

February 20, 2020

Jakarta Post - February 20, 2020

Asip Hasani, Kediri – When Cabinet Secretary Pramono Anung visited Lirboyo pesantren (Islamic boarding school) in Kediri, East Java, last week, he joked about advising President Joko "

February 19, 2020

Jakarta Globe - February 19, 2020

Antara, Jakarta – A street fight video set on Jakarta's busiest business strip Jalan Thamrin that went viral on social media was fake, police said on Wednesday.

February 14, 2020

Coconuts Jakarta - February 14, 2020

A woman in Klaten Regency, East Java was arrested on suspicion of neonaticide, motivated in large part by difficult circumstances in her household.

February 13, 2020

Jakarta Post - February 13, 2020

Apriadi Gunawan, Karo Regency, North Sumatra – Police named 20 inmates suspects on Thursday following a prison riot that culminated in a large-scale case of arson that damaged most par

February 12, 2020

Coconuts Jakarta - February 12, 2020

It seems there will never be a shortage of viral stories about Indonesians and faux pas in Japan.

February 11, 2020

Jakarta Post - February 11, 2020

Jakarta – A bureaucratic blunder caused the Religious Affairs Ministry to appoint a Muslim official as acting head of the Catholic Community Guidance Directorate General, a move that d

February 5, 2020

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Agence France Presse - February 5, 2020

Haeril Halim, Banda Aceh – Agus plunges a wooden paddle into his coffee and marijuana-filled wok, taking care to roast just the right mix of ingredients – and stay one step ahead of po

February 3, 2020

Tempo - February 3, 2020

Antara, Jakarta – The National Anti-Narcotics Agency (BNN) has firmly rejected a suggestion raised by a lawmaker of the Prosperous Justice Party (PKS) to export cannabis, currently cat