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Media and politicians' lust: fuel of outrages on pandemic stage

 *Novianta Hutagalung, International Coach Faculty, Consultant and Facilitator of various organizations **H. ...

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Indonesia's regional head elections postponed over COVID-19 pandemic

The novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has brought several countries to a near standstill, as activities involving ...

KPU draws government's praises for postponing regional head elections

The government commended a decision taken by the General Election Commission (KPU) to postpone the process of the 2020 ...

COVID-19: NGO seeks postponement of local election process

The Association for Elections and Democracy (Perludem) has urged the government to postpone some of the procedural ...

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Indonesians react over violence against Muslims in India

Indian Ambassador to Indonesia Pradeep Kumar Rawat, on February 28 visited Coordinating Minister for Political, Legal ...

Civil society should re-establish rule of freedoms in India: ADN

The Asia Democracy Network (ADN) has reaffirmed the call of civil society in Asia to re-establish the rule of law and ...

VP hopes regional elections do not disunite people

Vice President Ma'ruf Amin hopes for the 2020 concurrent regional elections to not lead to disunity and conflict ...

VP urges regional election contestants to evade money politics

Vice President Ma'ruf Amin has appealed to all contestants of the simultaneous regional elections to steer clear ...

State needs the press: President Jokowi

The state needs the press in true perspective to function as the fourth pillar of democracy and play a vital role in ...

Indonesia yet undecided on repatriating ex-foreign ISIS fighters

President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) hinted at uncertainty over repatriation of some 600 ex-members of the legion of foreign ...

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Government must fulfill its obligations to uphold human rights

The Asian Forum for Human Rights and Development and members in Indonesia, expressed concern over continual violation ...

VP optimistic of CDI Eurasia Forum supporting global peace

Indonesian Vice President KH Ma'ruf Amin believes the Eurasia Forum that held a meeting of global political party ...

Avoid issues that imperil Indonesia's unity during regional polls: VP

Indonesian Vice President Ma'ruf Amin urged all partaking in this year's simultaneous regional election to ...

Police vow to probe assault on ANTARA journalist

Chief of the West Aceh District Police Adjunct Senior Commissioner Andrianto Argamuda has vowed to thoroughly ...

IJTI urges Aceh police to apprehend ANTARA journalist's attackers

The Indonesian Television Journalist Association (IJTI) has appealed to the Aceh police to arrest those who assaulted ...