FPI's Rizieq Shihab Not Criminalized: Police

The police say Rizieq Shihab, the leader of the Islamic Defenders' Front is not being treated as a criminal, but is involved in a series of legal cases.

03 February 2017 | 12:07 PM


Less Theory in Islamic Schools

Students learn chemistry at Al-Idrisiyyah Istamik High School in Pagendingan village, Tasikmalaya, West Java, on Tuesday (31/01).

03 February 2017 | 11:40 AM


Uber CEO Quits Trump's Business Advisory Group

Uber Technologies chief executive Travis Kalanick quit President Donald Trump's business advisory group on Thursday (02/02).

03 February 2017 | 11:30 AM


US to Issue New Iran Sanctions, Opening Shot in 'Get Tough' Strategy

United States President Donald Trump is poised to impose new sanctions on multiple Iranian entities, seeking to ratchet up pressure on Tehran.

03 February 2017 | 11:25 AM


Seawater Pollution in Aceh

Members of the Lhokseumawe Police and Hygiene Agency take samples of seawater contaminated by waste oil in waters off Lhokseumawe, Aceh.

03 February 2017 | 11:21 AM


Rebuilding Pasar Senen

A woman stands in front of Pasar Senen, one of Central Jakarta's oldest markets, on Tuesday (31/01).

03 February 2017 | 11:01 AM


History of Indonesian Music

Schoolchildren visit the Museum of Indonesian Music during a study tour to Malang, East Java, on Wednesday (01/02).

03 February 2017 | 10:55 AM


Ahok to Meet MUI's Ma'ruf Amin Soon

Jakarta Governor Basuki "Ahok" Tjahaja Purnama plans to meet with the chairman of the Indonesian Ulema Council, Ma'ruf Amin to apologize to him in person.

03 February 2017 | 10:49 AM


Indonesia's MNC Group to Invest $2.25b, May Launch IPO of Media Unit: CEO

Indonesia's MNC Group plans investments of 30 trillion rupiah ($2.25 billion) over the next five years, Chief Executive Hary Tanoesoedibjo told reporters on Friday (03/02).

03 February 2017 | 10:45 AM


Johannes Nugroho: Indonesia's Own Psychology of Fear

Is there correlation between Indonesia's predilections for horror films and its own societal fears? On so many levels, the Indonesian society works on fear.

03 February 2017 | 10:26 AM