By Default, New KPK Law Comes Into Effect Today: Minister

The 1945 Constitution says a bill that has been passed by the DPR and the government will become law after 30 days.

#POLITICS

36 JAD Members Arrested Since Wiranto Attack

Members of the militant group learn to assemble bombs on social media platforms.

OCTOBER 16 #LEGAL CASES

Jokowi Meets MPR Leaders to Talk Details of Sunday's Inauguration

More than 30,000 police officers and soldiers will be deployed to secure the ceremony in Jakarta.

OCTOBER 16 #ELECTIONS

Medan Mayor Arrested for Graft

In three days the anti-graft agency has arrested suspects in at least five different cities.

OCTOBER 16 #CORRUPTION

Indramayu District Head Named Graft Suspect

Supendi became Indramayu district head only eight months ago, and now he could face life imprisonment if convicted.

OCTOBER 16 #CORRUPTION

Eight Arrested in Anti-Graft Raids in East Kalimantan and Jakarta

The detainees were allegedly involved in a bribery scandal related to a $10.9 million road project in Kalimantan.

OCTOBER 16 #CORRUPTION

Bali's Benoa Bay Declared a Conservation Area to Protect It From Reclamation

The Benoa Bay conservation covers more than a thousand hectares where any reclamation activity is prohibited.

OCTOBER 15 #ENVIRONMENT

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Starling: Jakarta's Starbucks-on-Bikes

Kampung Prapatan in Senen, Central Jakarta, is the unoffical HQ for Jakarta's "Starlings," or Starbucks-on-bikes.

#EYEWITNESS

Starling: Jakarta's Starbucks-on-Bikes

Kampung Prapatan in Senen, Central Jakarta, is the unoffical HQ for Jakarta's "Starlings," or Starbucks-on-bikes.

October 17 #EYEWITNESS

Terror Group JAD Plans Suicide Attacks With 'Poison Bombs'

Anti-terror unit Detachment 88 has rounded up dozens of JAD members after the stabbing of Chief Security Minister Wiranto last week.

OCTOBER 15 #SECURITY

US Ambassador Discusses Uighur and Papua Problems With Muhammadiyah Leaders

US Ambassador to Indonesia Joseph Donovan met with Muhammadiyah leaders in Jakarta on Tuesday.

OCTOBER 15 #HUMAN RIGHTS

Two Foreign Fishing Boats Caught Fishing Illegally in North Natuna Sea

Maritime guards arrested 15 crew members from the Vietnamese and Malaysian fishing boats.

OCTOBER 15 #ENVIRONMENT

Man to Go on Trial for Saying Ex-Wife 'Smells Like Salted Fish'

The man and two YouTubers have been detained for three months after being charged with libel and slander.

OCTOBER 15 #LEGAL CASES

KPK Deputy Chairman Hopes Jokowi Can Turn Things Around for the Anti-Graft Agency

Only the president can overturn a new law that has the potential to paralyze the KPK.

OCTOBER 15 #CORRUPTION

Coalition-Building Not Main Topic of Talks With Opposition Party Chairmen: Jokowi

The president has been meeting with leaders of the opposition parties in the past week, days before his second term inauguration.

OCTOBER 15 #POLITICS

KPK to Challenge Syafruddin's Acquittal as BLBI Saga Continues

The anti-graft agency is taking a softer stance on Sjamsul Nursalim, pursuing the recovery of state assets instead of his imprisonment.

OCTOBER 14 #CORRUPTION

KPK Deputy Chairman Laode Syarif to Receive Australia's Advance Award

Laode and his team have made a major breakthrough by prosecuting business entities for corruption, a first in KPK's history.

OCTOBER 14 #CORRUPTION

Who Is JAD, the Group Blamed for Attacking Indonesia's Chief Security Minister?

Jamaah Ansharut Daulah has been the most active terror group in Indonesia over the past few years, having been involved in several attacks.

OCTOBER 13 #SECURITY

In Search of Indonesian Ambassadors for President Jokowi's Second Term

Does Indonesia have enough qualified ambassadors to represent it in a rapidly changing world?

OCTOBER 12 #POLITICS

Indonesian Military Demotes 3 Members for Wives' Social Media Posts About Wiranto Attack

Their wives were reported to police for violating the Electronic Information and Transactions Law.

OCTOBER 12 #SECURITY

Attack on Wiranto Could Be Just a Warmup, Former Militant Warns

A former member of Indonesia Islamic State said it may be a forerunner of more serious acts of terror before the presidential inauguration.

OCTOBER 12 #SECURITY

Jokowi and Prabowo Discuss Possible Coalition

The president and his former rival talked about the possibility of the Great Indonesia Movement Party (Gerindra) joining the new Cabinet.

OCTOBER 11 #POLITICS