'Up to You,' Says Nahdlatul Ulama to Followers Who Want to Join Tuesday's Rally

Indonesia's largest Muslim organization Nahdlatul Ulama, or NU, has allowed its followers to attend a mass rally on Tuesday (21/02).

20 February 2017 | 06:36 PM


Malaysian Foreign Ministry Summons North Korean Ambassador, Tensions Heighten

Ministry of Foreign Affairs has summoned the North Korean ambassador to seek clarification about the accusations he made against the Malaysian government.

20 February 2017 | 06:06 PM


China Coal Firms to Discuss Moves to Stabilize Output on Tuesday: Media

China's top coal producers will meet on Tuesday (21/02) to discuss plans for stabilizing output this year, the official Shanghai Securities News reported.

20 February 2017 | 06:00 PM


Ronaldo's Adopted Son Martunis Released by Military-Affiliated Club PS TNI

Martunis Sarbini was released by Indonesia's elite club PS TNI on Sunday (19/02) after suffering a knee injury.

20 February 2017 | 05:29 PM


CCTV Footage Shows Deadly Assault on North Korean Leader's Half-Brother

CCTV footage purportedly shows the deadly assault in Malaysia on the half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un by a woman.

20 February 2017 | 05:00 PM


Vietnamese Sailor Killed, 7 Abducted in Philippine Pirate Attack

Gunmen in southern Philippine waters killed one crewman of a Vietnamese vessel and abducted seven in the latest attack by pirates in the area.

20 February 2017 | 04:40 PM


PSSI Will Get $5m in FIFA Grants to Develop Indonesian Football

Starting this year, world football governing body, FIFA, will grant $1.25 million annually to the Indonesian Football Association, or PSSI.

20 February 2017 | 04:37 PM


China Names and Shames Cities over Smog Controls

China's environment ministry has named and shamed several cities in the north of the country for not doing enough to cope with smog.

20 February 2017 | 04:00 PM


'Take It Easy,' Says Ahok After Boycott Threat

Jakarta Governor Basuki "Ahok" Tjahaja Purnama has played down a boycott threat from several city councilors over his return to the office.

20 February 2017 | 03:56 PM


How Indians Will 'Vote Their Caste' in Huge State Election

The Indian state of Uttar Pradesh is voting in the biggest democratic election anywhere in the world this year.

20 February 2017 | 03:00 PM