Thursday, August 22, 2019 | 15:10 WIB

Finch Coffee and Kitchen, a hidden eco urban spot in Sentul

IO - This weekend will be a long one as Indonesia celebrates its 74th year of independence on 17 August 2019. Why...

Quiet exoticism of Kanawa island

IO, Flores – Kanawa island, a small jewel with exotic natural features, is a newly-discovered destination in Labuan Bajo, Flores. The tiny,...

Memories of Independence from Meutia Hatta, daughter of Proclamator Mohammad Hatta

Independence is sovereignty, freedom from rule of foreign powers IO, Jakarta – Mohammad Hatta, more familiarly “Bung Hatta”, played...

Memories of Independence from Rachmawati Soekarnoputri, daughter of the first President...

“Soekarno eats satay on the street after proclaiming independence” IO, Jakarta – “We are a peace-loving people, but...

A “drug emergency”– Government must revise laws

IO, Jakarta – The recent discovery of many smuggled narcotics and other drugs from China and other countries shows that Indonesia is in fact...

Our country not yet economically independent

IO, Jakarta – During the celebration of Indonesia’s 74th year of independence, Soekarno-Hatta Institute’s Director Hatta Taliwang stated that Indonesia is still not independent. “I...

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EMBASSY TALK

Kopi Susu: Rosa Verhoeve’s search for Identity.

A photo exhibition at Erasmus Huis

Farewell to Pater Adolf Heuken: the Jesuit historian who loved Jakarta

IO - Pater Adolf Heuken helped to bury my mother up in the...

Indonesian goings-on at Schloss Sandizell Part II: The future counts of Sandizell

Graf von und zu Sandizell in winter green. (photo: Courtesy Of...

The hopes of 1998 and some thoughts on freedom of expression in Indonesia today

IO - Article 28E paragraph 3 of the In­donesian Constitution guarantees In­donesian...

Betawi in Paintings: An exhibition at Sunrise Gallery – a celebration of Jakarta’s local...

 IO - Sarnadi Adam is the most famous painter of Betawi art. He...

Indonesian goings-on at Schloss Sandizell Part I: Count Nikolaus of Sandizell

IO - “During the Habsburg Empire the Catholic Church played a very...

LIFESTYLE

Kelly Purwanto: Tattoo lover

IO - Kelly Purwanto doesn’t remember how many tattoos he has on his body. “Maybe more than 50,” he said smiling when asked during...

Joe Jonas and Sophie Turner: Couple make matching tattoos after death...

IO - The death of Waldo Picasso, the dog of Joe Jonas and Sophie Turner, must have been quite impactful for the couple, as...

Dahnil Anzar Simanjuntak: Chemistry matches Prabowo’s

IO, Jakarta - Dahnil Anzar Simanjuntak is now Gerindra Party chairman’s spokesperson. He was chosen directly by Prabowo Subianto. Dahnil is also now an...

Kristen Stewart: More Than the “Girl from Twilight”

IO - It has been almost seven years since the “Twilight” series ended; however, Kristen Stewart is still most known for her role as...

Boris Johnson an enigma wrapped in a mystery: the Brexit saga...

IO - The latest joke doing the rounds in ASEAN and India is that between Boris Johnson, as Prime Minister of the...

Calvin Jeremy, Artist: Likes new challenges

IO - This 28-year-old artist isn’t just known as a singer. He is also an actor and has a creative production business. Calvin first...

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