12:25 am January 26, 2015 | No Comment
Protests are mounting against what some observers increasingly believe now to be systematic efforts to incapacitate the Corruption Eradication Commission — Indonesia’s last bastion of hope against systemic corruption — which seems to have been cast adrift now with only the public as its faithful ally.
6:31 pm January 25, 2015 | No Comment
Police in Jakarta rounded up more than 300 people over the weekend in their latest wave of enforcement against street crime and other activities seen as public order disturbances.
5:13 pm January 25, 2015 | No Comment
Indonesia’s antigraft commission has called on President Joko Widodo to issue an emergency measure granting immunity from prosecution for its leaders, following two criminal complaints filed in quick succession against two of its deputy chairmen.
4:16 pm January 25, 2015 | No Comment
Activists have lashed out at chief security minister Tedjo Edhy Purdijatno after he accused the national antigraft commission of inciting the public into taking its side in a contentious spat with the police force.
8:53 am January 25, 2015 | No Comment
President Joko Widodo and his administration continued to face criticism, and those stories were among the most viewed in the past week.
4:36 pm January 24, 2015 | No Comment
Vice President Jusuf Kalla flew to Jeddah on Saturday to pay his respects to late Saudi Arabian king Abdullah bin Abdul Azis.
4:18 pm January 24, 2015 | No Comment
The National Narcotics Agency (BNN) will form a local branch in Belu district, East Nusa Tenggara on the border of Indonesia and East Timor to intervene in the flow of drugs between the two countries.
2:46 pm January 24, 2015 | No Comment
Corruption Eradication Commission deputy Adnan Pandu Praja was reported to police on Saturday for alleged ownership of illegal shares in a company in East Kalimantan.
2:11 pm January 24, 2015 | No Comment
Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) deputy chief Bambang Widjojanto resigned from the anti-graft agency on Saturday, one day after he was arrested by police for alleged perjury.
12:33 am January 24, 2015 | No Comment
A new International Atomic Energy Agency Collaboration Center in Jakarta will develop new radioisotopes for industrial applications, resulting in more efficient processes and spurring healthy competition among the country’s industries.
11:45 pm January 23, 2015 | No Comment
President Joko Widodo and his Indonesian Democratic Party of Struggle could lose public support in the next election for not standing behind the beleaguered Corruption Eradication Commission.