Nasdem Nominates Anies Baswedan as President for 2024

Nasdem's surprise announcement opens the way for a potential four-horse race in the 2024 presidential election.

#POLITICS

Indonesia Won’t Recognize Russia’s Claim of Four Ukrainian Regions

The Foreign Affairs Ministry said Russia-initiated referendums in Ukrainian regions violate the UN Charter and international law.

OCTOBER 02 #INTERNATIONAL

FIFA President Mourns “Dark Day” in Football after East Java Tragedy

The worst football tragedy of the 21st century occurred after fans invaded the pitch following the home team’s 3-2 loss to the visitors.

OCTOBER 02 #DISASTER

Jokowi Orders Liga 1 Suspension as Malang Tragedy Death Toll Climbs to 153

The president also orders thorough investigation of the tragedy.

OCTOBER 02 #DISASTER

At Least 127 Die in Football Match Riot in East Java

Most of the victims died in a stampede as thousands of angry supporters clashed with clearly outnumbered security officials.

OCTOBER 02 #DISASTER

G7’s Climate Financing for Indonesia Under Negotiation: Envoy

Negotiations in relation to the G7’s climate financing for Indonesia to move away from coal are underway.

OCTOBER 01 #INTERNATIONAL

Putri Candrawathi Detained ahead of Murder Trial

Putri was named a suspect on August 18 but unlike four other suspects, she was not immediately detained.

SEPTEMBER 30 #LEGAL CASES

These Photos Could Signal Premature End to Prabowo Coalition

Muhaimin talked about a potential collaboration with PDI-P for the 2024 election just a month after he forged a coalition with Gerindra.

September 28 #POLITICS

Indonesia Launches Two Home-Grown Covid Vaccines

Bio Farma plans to produce 20 million doses of IndoVac vaccine for the initial phase and double the figure next year.

SEPTEMBER 30 #HEALTH

Girlfriend of Slain Policeman Yosua Demands Justice

The Attorney General’s Office said they will submit the case to the South Jakarta District Court as soon as next week.

SEPTEMBER 29 #LEGAL CASES

Ex-Ambon Mayor Indicted for Accepting Rp 11b in Bribes

The two-term mayor has accepted payments from many individuals and businesses in return for business licenses and lucrative projects.

SEPTEMBER 29 #CORRUPTION

Ferdy Sambo Case Ready for Trial

The trial will bring together 11 defendants of mostly police officers for separate indictments related to murder and obstruction of justice.

SEPTEMBER 28 #LEGAL CASES

These Photos Could Signal Premature End to Prabowo Coalition

Muhaimin talked about a potential collaboration with PDI-P for the 2024 election just a month after he forged a coalition with Gerindra.

SEPTEMBER 28 #POLITICS

Two Former KPK Employees Join Ferdy Sambo’s Defense Team

Former KPK spokesman Febri Diansyah will become an attorney for Ferdy's wife Putri Candrawathi.

SEPTEMBER 28 #LEGAL CASES

Police Prepare Hundreds of Personnel to Arrest Papua Governor

Lukas refused to go to the KPK headquarters in Jakarta for his deposition, citing medical reasons.

SEPTEMBER 27 #CORRUPTION

KPK Criticizes Supreme Court’s “Weak Oversight” after Judge Arrest

The KPK recently arrested a Supreme Court justice and five registrars and clerks for allegedly taking bribes.

SEPTEMBER 27 #CORRUPTION

Lawyer Says Lukas Enembe Plays Gambling Games when He’s Sick

The Papua governor claims he is unfit for KPK interrogation due to a complication of kidney disease, diabetes, heart problems, and stroke.

SEPTEMBER 26 #CORRUPTION

Indonesia Sends $1m Disaster Relief Aid for Pakistani Flood Victims

Indonesia sent humanitarian aid on Monday to ease the burden on the Pakistani people affected by floods and landslides.

SEPTEMBER 26 #DISASTER

Anti-Graft NGO Releases Purported Pics of Papua Governor at Casino Table

The pictures that appear to be screen grabs from security cameras were taken on July 20-21 in Malaysia’s gambling resort Genting Highland.

SEPTEMBER 25 #CORRUPTION

Bogor District Head Ade Yasin Jailed for Corruption

Her predecessor and elder brother Rachmat Yasin was also jailed for corruption back in 2014.

SEPTEMBER 23 #CORRUPTION

Supreme Court Vows Cooperative Effort after Justice Named Graft Suspect

Justice Sudrajad, is accused of accepting $53,000 in bribes from two businessmen who won a civil case thanks to his help.

SEPTEMBER 23 #CORRUPTION