11:44 am February 27, 2015 | No Comment
A Hong Kong mother of two who punched her maids, beat them with mops and threatened to kill their relatives was jailed for six years on Friday in a case that triggered outrage and exposed the plight of millions of domestic helpers across Asia.
11:15 am February 27, 2015 | No Comment
The family of a man killed when his motorcycle struck a large pothole has sued the governor of West Java and the mayor of Bekasi for allegedly neglecting the condition of the road that he died on.
10:51 pm February 26, 2015 | 1 Comment
The death of a mugger in the Jakarta outskirts earlier this week has brought growing concerns among Greater Jakarta residents over reports of escalating street crimes
10:10 pm February 26, 2015 | 7 Comments
The Jakarta City Council on Thursday unanimously decided to launch an inquiry against the capital’s governor, Basuki Tjahaja Purnama, for submitting a budget proposal the council had yet to revise.
9:47 pm February 26, 2015 | 1 Comment
The Supreme Court must order all judges not to accept pretrial motions challenging a person’s suspect status, a legal expert has said
7:49 pm February 26, 2015 | No Comment
More than 8 out of ten Indonesian children experience violence in junior high school, two international NGOs said in a report released on Thursday.
5:33 pm February 26, 2015 | 7 Comments
The Corruption Eradication Commission, or KPK, has said the success of Comr. Gen. Budi Gunawan's pretrial motion against the agency was not precedent setting, and further legal challenges will not stop it from doing its job.
1:55 pm February 26, 2015 | 13 Comments
Former state legislator Sutan Bhatoegana is the latest corruption suspect to announce he plans to file a pretrial motion against Indonesia's anti-graft agency.
11:50 am February 26, 2015 | 18 Comments
Jakarta City Council will hold a plenary session on Thursday in an attempt to authorize the use of an investigation right against Governor Basuki Tjahaja Purnama — possibly with the goal of impeaching him.
12:59 am February 26, 2015 | 18 Comments
Indonesia’s second-largest Muslim organization, Muhammadiyah, has called on private firms to stop selling bottled water after the Constitutional Court revoked in its entirety the 2004 Water Resources Law, which regulates such sales.
12:32 am February 26, 2015 | 16 Comments
Foreign Minister Retno L.P. Marsudi on Tuesday shared her plans for Indonesia’s “new brand” of diplomacy, particularly in relation to the economy, following the delegation of a new task to all Indonesian envoys: to explore market opportunities for Indonesian businesses and safeguard those that currently operate overseas.
12:19 am February 26, 2015 | 15 Comments
Indonesia’s police force claimed on Wednesday that it had already investigated irregularities in officers’ arrest of an antigraft deputy last month, saying they were a step ahead of a parallel probe by the Indonesian Ombudsman.
12:01 am February 26, 2015 | 3 Comments
Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono was among a diverse group of winners of awards for sustainable business practices whose names were announced on Wednesday evening,
9:36 pm February 25, 2015 | 2 Comments
Jakarta State Administrative Court has struck down a ministerial decree issued by the Ministry of Law and Human Rights that recognized M. Romahurmuziy as leader of the United Development Party (PPP).