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Saudi King orders to grant driving licenses for women

Wednesday, 27 Sep 2017 11:05 WIB

RIYADH -- Saudi Arabian King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud on Tuesday issued a royal decree granting driving licenses for women in the kingdom, local media reported. The order lifted a decades-old ban on...

Iran promises firm and crushing response against US threat

Tuesday, 10 Oct 2017 02:33 WIB

LONDON -- Iran promised on Monday to give a "crushing" response if the United States designated its elite Revolutionary Guards as a terrorist group. The pledge came a week before President Donald Trump announces...

Esposito: Islamofobia Muncul di AS Sejak Perang Teluk

Tuesday, 10 Oct 2017 17:00 WIB

JAKARTA -- Studi Islam mengambil peran sebagai jembatan atas jurang kesepahaman. Tema yang mengemuka adalah dialog antarumat beragama. Di antara para pengkajinya, ada beberapa nama yang cukup dikenal luas dalam studi Islam di...

Swedia Meminta Suaka dari Ottoman

Friday, 29 Sep 2017 16:15 WIB

  JAKARTA -- Islam bukan hal baru bagi negara monarki ini. Selama paruh kedua abad ke-17 dan awal abad ke-18, konstelasi politik Swedia membuat mereka harus menjalin hubungan dengan Islam. Jonas Otterbeck dalam "The...

Italy expresses admiration for values of Pancasila

Friday, 13 Oct 2017 04:16 WIB

JAKARTA -- Italian government has expressed admiration for the values of five principles, Pancasila, as an ideal example of unifying the nation, as stated in a press statement from the Ministry of Foreign...

Iraqi PM predicts full defeat of IS in Iraq in 2017

Wednesday, 11 Oct 2017 18:48 WIB

The Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi on Tuesday expected the Islamic State (IS) militants in Iraq to be completely defeated this year. In a televised press conference after his weekly cabinet meeting, Abadi hailed...

Younger generation must be cautious of radicalism: MPR

Monday, 09 Oct 2017 22:01 WIB

JAKARTA -- Indonesia's younger generation should be cautious of radicalism as they are currently facing the challenges of various ideologies. "The younger generation occupies a strategic position in the development of the nation and...

Kalla calls for development of more institute of technology

Friday, 06 Oct 2017 20:12 WIB

LAMPUNG -- Vice President Jusuf Kalla has underscored the need to build more institutes of technology to catch up with other countries. "I always want this country to make progress. Thus, since the 2000s...

Cholera death toll rises to 2,151 in war-torn Yemen: WHO

Sunday, 08 Oct 2017 18:16 WIB

SANAA -- The death toll of the Cholera epidemic in war-ravaged Yemen has risen to 2,151 since it broke out in late April, the World Health Organization (WHO) said Saturday. A total of 800,626...

Setnov pretrial victory does not eliminate alleged criminal acts: MA

Tuesday, 03 Oct 2017 23:31 WIB

JAKARTA -- Setya Novanto (Setnov)'s pretrial motion victory against anti-graft agency's (KPK) move to name him suspect in an e-ID procurement corruption case does not eliminate the criminal act he had allegedly committed,...

TNI affirms its loyalty to Republic of Indonesia

Friday, 06 Oct 2017 01:34 WIB

BANTEN -- The National Defense Forces (TNI) remains loyal to the Unitary State of the Republic of Indonesia, Pancasila state ideology, and 1945 Constitution, TNI Chief General Gatot Nurmantyo stated. "Utilizing the momentum offered...

Ministry distributes assistance to Mt Agung evacuees

Tuesday, 26 Sep 2017 02:00 WIB

JAKARTA -- The Ministry of Social Affairs is distributing assistance in the form of logistics and other emergency supplies to the evacuees affected by the eruption of Mount Agung in Bali Province."The aid...

Universities declare all-out fight against radicalism

Tuesday, 26 Sep 2017 17:10 WIB

BADUNG -- Thousands of state and private universities from all regions of Indonesia declared an all-out fight against radicalism in Nusa Dua, Badung District, Bali Province, on Tuesday. The event was attended by Indonesian...

Govt accelerates expansion of 4G technology: Rudiantara

Friday, 20 Oct 2017 07:35 WIB

JAKARTA -- The government is accelerating the expansion of fourth-generation technology, or 4G network, across Indonesia, Minister of Communication and Informatics Rudiantara stated in Jakarta on Thursday. "We are currently building 'Indonesia Sentris,' which...

Govt raises Rp22.5 trillion from sales of state bonds

Wednesday, 18 Oct 2017 14:06 WIB

JAKARTA -- The government has raised Rp22.5 trillion from the sales of state bond, with an offer of Rp3494 trillion, to help plug up deficit in the state budget. A news release on Tuesday...