Sunday, October 20, 2019 | 23:24 WIB

Mahfud MD: Open proportional electoral system only favors popular candidates

IO, Malang – Mahfud M. D., Chairman of the Association of Islamic College Students Alumni Corps (Korps Alumni Himpunan Mahasiswa Islam – “KAHMI”) of the National Assembly Council of Experts, has suggested that a closed...

KontraS evaluates Police work performance: There is still work to be done

IO, Jakarta – To celebrate the 73rd Anniversary of the Police Force of the Republic of Indonesia (Kepolisian Republik Indonesia – “Polri”), The Commission of Missing Persons and Victims of Violence (Komisi Untuk Orang Hilang...

Women must be proactive in politics

IO, Jakarta – Women’s political study agency Estetika Institute held a discussion and book launching of “Hak Politik Perempuan: Riuh pada Angka, Senyap dalam Hak” (“Women’s Political Rights: Riotous of Numbers, Silence of Rights”) at...

Sandiaga Uno: Let us realize a balancing partner of our Government

IO, Jakarta – Former Vice-Presidential Candidate Number 02 Sandiaga Uno stated that the struggle to develop Indonesia need not be confined within the structures of the Government. As the party adjudged to have come...

With a 4% “freedom threshold”, a party abandons ideology

IO, Jakarta –The University of Indonesia Alumni Association and the Faculty of Law Chapter (ILUNI FHUI), in cooperation with The Faculty of Law of The University of Indonesia Scientific Studies Institute (LK2 FHUI) held a...

Amnesty asks government to focus on resolving May 22 demonstration torture case

IO, Jakarta - Amnesty International Indonesia has announced it has submitted an open letter to Indonesian President Joko Widodo (Jokowi). The letter was sent after Amnesty International found evidence of acts of violence and...

Government encouraged to provide training in National ideology to suppress radicalism

IO, Jakarta – To respond to the growth of radicalism among Ministry and Agency bureaucracy, including staff at State-owned Enterprises (“SOE”), Minister of Finance Sri Mulyani recently “cleaned up” the environs of the Ministry of Finance...

Indonesia’s democracy and the role of the Military in politics

IO, Jakarta – The Economic and Social Research, Education, and Information Agency (Lembaga Penelitian, Pendidikan, dan Penerangan Ekonomi dan Sosial – “LP3ES”) held a public discussion related to the death of Egypt’s former president, Muhammad...

Puan Maharani a step away from becoming Speaker of the House

IO, Jakarta – The Indonesian Democratic Party of Struggle (Partai Demokrasi Indonesia Perjuangan – “PDIP”) won the majority vote in the 2019 Legislative Elections. This signifies an opportunity for the Coordinating Minister of Human and Cultural Development,...

Democrats’ communication with Jokowi-Ma’ruf coalition intensifies

IO, Jakarta – Chairman of Democrat Party’s Advocacy and Law Division Ferdinand Hutahaean stated that his party is now intensifying communications with Joko Widodo-Ma'ruf Amin’s coalition, as opposed to that held with the Prabowo Subianto-Sandiaga Uno...

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