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[Indonesia Report] Villagers in some regions suffer from clean water shortage

[Indonesia Report] Villagers in some regions suffer from clean water shortage

Some Indonesian live in Nusa Tenggara Timur Province found living in a clean water shortage, forced to drink salty water to survive. Kompas,com, an internet media,  reported that Maumere Social Development Foundation’s (Yaspem) Program Manager, Aleksius Arman Jaya, said “Eastern Flores, Nusa Tenggara Timur Province, inevitably consume salty water from their wells because of a long-drought that cause […]

[Indonesia Report] Nine terrorist suspects arrested in major cities

[Indonesia Report] Nine terrorist suspects arrested in major cities

Indonesia Counter-terrorism Squad, Detachment 88, arrested another terrorist suspect in Mondokan Village in Solo, Indonesia on Sunday (Sept 30). Indonesian police and army forces seized the location around 11 a.m. local time to clear the crime scene when Detachment 88 arrested JP, Kompas, Indonesia Mass Media, reported. According to a local resident, Tini, JP house […]

[Indonesia Report] Protests against anti-Islam film cause closure of U.S. embassy

[Indonesia Report] Protests against anti-Islam film cause closure of U.S. embassy

Friday (Sept 21) United States Embassy in Jakarta, Indonesia, was closed due to protest by some groups of Indonesians against the film of ‘Innocence of Muslims’. Indonesian’s faction of Justice Prosperous Party (PKS)’s meeting, scheduled on Friday (sept 21), with United States Ambassador to Indonesia was cancelled due to the protesting. “Today PKS faction should have […]

[Indonesia Report] Reward offered to those who arrest Indonesian President during his visit to Britain

[Indonesia Report] Reward offered to those who arrest Indonesian President during his visit to Britain

The Free West Papua, pro-independence group campaigning for Wes Papua freedom, offered 50,000 British pound or about $81,000 reward to anyone who put Indonesian President, Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono, under “citizen’s arrest” during his visit to Britain that is scheduled for October 31 to November 2. Indonesia Presidential House through its spokesperson, Julian Aldrin Pasha told […]

[Indonesia Report] Endangered Sumatran elephant gives birth to a female baby

[Indonesia Report] Endangered Sumatran elephant gives birth to a female baby

An endanger Sumatran Elephant gave birth to a female calf on early morning of Tuesday (Sept. 28) at Conservation Response Unit Sampoiniet in Aceh Jaya, Aceh. Suci, a trained Sumatran Elephant, 20 years old, did not show any sign of labor, Wahdi Azmi, field manager for the Aceh branch of Flora & Fauna International, a […]

[Indonesia Report] Illegal immigrants escape Indonesian detention facility

[Indonesia Report] Illegal immigrants escape Indonesian detention facility

Some 20 illegal immigrants from Middle East countries again escaped from the East Java Immigration Detention Center’s temporary detention facility in Madiun, East Java, Indonesia on Friday (Sept 14). They escaped through window, climbed a wall and then moved onto the roof of a house next to the hotel used as the immigration temporary detention […]

[Indonesia Report] British couple feared to be imprisoned 20-years in Indonesia

[Indonesia Report] British couple feared to be imprisoned 20-years in Indonesia

Julian Ponder and Rachel Dougall, both are British nationality, are facing a 20-year imprisonment. Indonesian police arrested Ponder and Dougall on May 19. They were arrested in their villa in Tabanan, Bali, after another British woman, Lindsay June Sandiford, who was arrested earlier told police that she had handed over the 4,7 kilograms of cocaine to […]

[Indonesian Report] Indonesians celebrate 67th anniversary of Independence Day

[Indonesian Report] Indonesians celebrate 67th anniversary of Independence Day

Since early this month, Indonesian red and white flags have been waving in every corner of the country. Each houses, schools, offices has raised the flags since then until this awaiting moment of August 17, The Independence Day of Indonesia. This is an annual ritual that Indonesians do to celebrate their independence from the Dutch occupation for […]

IMF calls on Indonesia to speed up infrastructure projects

IMF calls on Indonesia to speed up infrastructure projects

JAKARTA, July 9 (Xinhua) — The International Monetary Fund ( IMF) has called on the Indonesian government to be more serious about its commitment to developing infrastructure, local media reported on Monday. IMF Asia and Pacific department chief Sanjaya Panth said that one of the main factors hindering Indonesia from accelerating its infrastructure development was […]

Activists protest at KFC outlet in Semarang

Activists protest at KFC outlet in Semarang

Top news in <The Jakarta Post> :  Activists protest at KFC outlet in Semarang Two activists wearing Sumatran tiger costumes along with several members of Greenpeace visited a KFC fast food restaurant on Jl. Pandanaran, Semarang, Central Java on Saturday, calling on KFC to stop using food-wrapping paper produced by a company allegedly responsible for […]

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