6:05 pm March 20, 2015 | 28 Comments
President Joko Widodo indicated on Friday that the government was yet to take a position on whether Indonesians travelling to Syria to join ISIS should have their citizenship revoked.
1:54 pm March 20, 2015 | 9 Comments
President Joko Widodo and the first lady Iriana Widodo departed to Yogyakarta this morning wearing Balinese attire to participate at in the Tawur Kesanga ritual in the yard of Prambanan Temple to mark Nyepi, or the Day of Silence.
11:20 pm March 4, 2015 | 58 Comments
Two Australian convicted drug traffickers facing imminent execution amid rising international pressure on the Indonesian government have arrived at a maximum security prison on Nusakambangan island, off the coast of Central Java, where 10 inmates will likely be shot within days.
1:25 pm March 4, 2015 | No Comment
Two Australian convicted drug traffickers facing imminent execution amid rising international pressure on the Indonesian government, have arrived at the maximum security prison on Nusakambangan island off the coast of Central Java, where the two will likely be shot within days.
7:31 pm March 2, 2015 | No Comment
President Joko Widodo's chief of staff Luhut Panjaitan has been granted greater authority to coordinate key policy initiatives, under a new Presidential Regulation, or Perpres.
1:52 pm February 20, 2015 | 39 Comments
There is no possibility that the planned execution of 'Bali Nine' drug convicts Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran will be canceled, Indonesia's foreign minister said on Friday
5:04 pm February 16, 2015 | 14 Comments
The Indonesian government appears to be nonchalant about Australian threats of repercussions in protest of President Joko Widodo's decision to proceed with the execution of two Australian nationals convicted of drug trafficking.
6:41 pm February 12, 2015 | No Comment
President Joko Widodo will not be upping sticks to the Bogor presidential palace despite rumors in the media and comments from Bogor's Mayor that such a move was on the cards.
5:31 pm February 10, 2015 | 51 Comments
Indonesia’s justice minister has described a last-ditch legal appeal by two Australians on death row in Bali for drug-trafficking offenses as futile.
11:40 am January 27, 2015 | 2 Comments
The Indonesian government plans to enlist the help of Singaporean authorities in implementing its e-government system, having already pledged to get the support of the South Korean and Australian governments.
4:33 pm January 23, 2015 | 22 Comments
Following the shock police decision to arrest the deputy chief of Indonesia's respected anti-graft body, President Joko Widodo on Friday urged the National Police and the Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) to avoid any further friction.
10:57 pm December 17, 2014 | No Comment
Current Chief Justice Hamda Zoelva is one of 16 candidates competing for his position at the Constitutional Court, as his terms ends on Jan. 7.
7:36 pm December 15, 2014 | No Comment
Minister of Administrative and Bureaucratic Reform Yuddy Chrisnandi has ordered a freeze on the hiring of new civil servants on the central and local government levels, citing efficiency in public spending.
11:28 am December 10, 2014 | 6 Comments
Indonesia's National Police chief on Wednesday denied police were behind a fatal shooting in Papua which killed at least four people and injured dozens.