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Indonesia plans to use weather changing technology to try to unleash torrents of rain and extinguish raging fires on Sumatra island that have cloaked neighbouring Singapore in thick haze, an official said Wednesday.
Opposition Leader Anwar Ibrahim said there was no need for Prime Minister Najib Razak to try to meet him in "secrecy" as reported by a news portal aligned to the Najib camp.
In the wake of recent graft scandals at the University of Indonesia , academics and students are hoping the newly elected rector will have the integrity to manage the campus budget transparently.
Indonesian President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono claimed on Tuesday that he had done a good job in cochairing the United Nations-sanctioned High Level Panel of Eminent Persons on the Post 2015 Development Agenda and that its final report had been well received.
This preview highlights the main points of the Indonesia chapter from " Pathways to Freedom: Political and Economic Lessons from Democratic Transitions ," a publication of the Civil Society, Markets, and Democracy Initiative.
Alas, bad news from Indonesia, which otherwise has managed its counter-radicalization program well in recent years.
By Ahmad Fuad Yahya JAKARTA, June 18 -- Nightlife in Jakarta during the month Ramadan will run at a slower pace as 898 night entertainment outlets or about half of the 1,799 entertainment spots in the Indonesian capital have been ordered to close.
Indonesia defied popular anger on Tuesday by pressing ahead with its first fuel price hike since 2008, a day after police fought running battles with thousands outside parliament.
In Brazil, it's over an increase in bus fares, as well as general frustration over inequality, and the money being spent on next year's World Cup.
I AM not really a concert-goer; in fact, I hardly ever go out at night. But last weekend, I attended a concert in Kuala Lumpur promoting Jakarta in part because I'd been involved in the arrangements to bring it about.
JAKARTA: World number one Lee Chong Wei easily defeated Germany's Marc Zwiebler on Sunday to win the Indonesia Open for a fifth time.
After clashes between police and protesters, Indonesia's parliament Monday night voted to revise the national budget and allow an increase of up to 44% in the prices of subsidized gas and diesel fuel.