Uncertainties at Home Put Repatriation on Hold for Rohingya Refugees: Myanmar Ambassador

Hundreds of Rohingya refugees from Myanmar have been stranded in Indonesia since 2017.

14 February 2020 | 02:19 PM


Church Leaders Meet Chief Security Minister to Complain of Rising Religious Intolerance

Church shutdowns and complicated regulations to open houses of worship have dogged government attempts to improve religious tolerance.

14 February 2020 | 08:03 AM


Hundreds of Chinese Tourists Extend Stay in Bali

Thousands of Chinese tourists continue to stay on the resort island mostly because no flight is available for them to go home.

13 February 2020 | 09:33 PM


Which Cell? Confused Police Detain Transgender Celeb in Drug Case

Lucinta Luna, 30, born Muhammad Fatah, was arrested along with three other suspects.

12 February 2020 | 07:56 PM


Zulkifli Reelected PAN Chairman in Chaotic Congress

A party executive broke his leg after being hit by a chair in the heated congress.

12 February 2020 | 08:51 AM


Indonesia Refuses to Repatriate Former Islamic State Fighters

According to the government estimate, at least 689 former IS combatants from Indonesia are now living in several foreign countries.

12 February 2020 | 05:45 AM


Dozens Put Under House Quarantine in Medan After Arriving From China

So far Indonesia has not reported any cases of coronavirus infection.

11 February 2020 | 03:01 PM


Civil Rights Violations On the Up in Indonesia

The government's draconian approach to civil disobedience is threatening freedom of expression and assembly in Indonesia.

11 February 2020 | 02:41 PM


Indonesia Raises Travel Alert for Singapore After City-State Declares Orange Alert for Coronavirus Outbreak

The Dorscon Orange alert is one level below top alert.

10 February 2020 | 07:50 PM


Monash Becomes First Foreign University to Open Full-Fledged Campus in Indonesia

The government wants more foreign universities to open campuses in Indonesia to improve higher education in the country.

10 February 2020 | 04:32 PM