Quake of magnitude 5.4 strikes Aceh's Nagan Raya

Jakarta, Sept. 14 -- An earthquake of magnitude 5.4 rocked Nagan Raya District in the westernmost Indonesian province of Aceh on early Monday, according to the Meteorology, Climatology, and Geophysics... Read More

President Jokowi installs 20 new Indonesian ambassadors

Jakarta, Sept. 14 -- President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) here on Monday installed 20 new Indonesian ambassadors extraordinary and plenipotentiary to be assigned in Asian, European, African, and American co... Read More

Floods inundate 13 villages in East Kotawaringin's three sub-districts

Sampit, C Kalimantan, Sept. 14 -- Floods triggered by unremitting torrential rains, submerged 13 villages in the sub-districts of Antang Kalang, Mentaya Hulu, and Telaga Antang in East Kotawaringin Di... Read More

Sheikh Ali Jaber's attacker is enemy of peace: Mahfud MD

Jakarta, Sept. 14 -- Mahfud MD, Indonesia's top security minister, commanded security agencies to ensure safety of ulemas nationwide while adjudging the attacker of charismatic Muslim preacher sheikh ... Read More

Indonesia's charismatic ulema sheikh Ali Jaber survives knife attack

Indonesia, Sept. 14 -- Indonesia's enigmatic Muslim preacher Sheikh Ali Jaber survived a knife attack while attending an Islamic mass gathering at Falahudin Mosque in Suka Jawa neighborhood of Tanjung... Read More

115 Indonesian doctors die of COVID-19

Jakarta, Sept. 13 -- As many as 115 Indonesian doctors have died of the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19), since the country reported the first confirmed COVID-19 case in March 2020. The doctors c... Read More

Government bears self-isolation expense of asymptomatic patients

Jakarta, Sept. 13 -- The government will bear the expenses of asymptomatic COVID-19 patients undergoing self-isolation at two and three star hotels, Chief of the COVID-19 Task Force Doni Monardo said.... Read More

Indonesia urges Myanmar to solve root of Rohingya issue

Jakarta, Sept. 13 -- Indonesia has urged Myanmar to resolve the root of Rohingya issue and stressed the need for the safe, voluntary, dignified and sustainable repatriation of Rohingya to Myanmar's Ra... Read More

Home improvement program absorbs 236,689 workers until September

Jakarta, Sept. 13 -- The government program for home improvement and re-construction or called the Self-help Housing Stimulant Assistance (BSPS) has absorbed 236,689 workers as of September 2020, the ... Read More

Police ready to take strict measures against health protocol violators

Jakarta, Sept. 13 -- The police would take strict measures against health protocols violators in a bid to cut the COVID-19 transmission chain, Deputy Police Chief Comm.Gen Gatot Eddy Pramono stressed.... Read More