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Jakarta governor-elect promises to complete five-years tenure

Saturday, 06 May 2017

JAKARTA -- Jakarta Governor-elect Anies Baswedan and his running mate, Deputy Governor-elect Sandiaga Uno, have reiterated their commitment to completing their five-year tenure from 2017 to 2022. In response to the press questions, Anies...

Jakarta Election Commission officialy announces governor-elect

Saturday, 06 May 2017

JAKARTA -- The General Election Commission (KPU) of Jakarta has officially announced the name of Anies Baswedan as the Jakarta Governor-elect and Sandiaga Uno as Deputy Governor-elect for the 2017-2022 period. Based on the...

Quick count results to only be used as reference: KPU

Wednesday, 19 April 2017

JAKARTA -- The results of quick counts on elections by several survey institutions can be used as a reference and not as a final result, General Election Commission (KPU) Chairman Arief Budiman stated...

Prabowo comments on pollsters' quick count results

Wednesday, 19 April 2017

JAKARTA -- Chairman of Gerindra party Prabowo Subianto commented pollsters that won candidate promoted by Gerindra party and PKS party in the second round of Jakarta gubernatorial election. Prabowo said 90 percent of the...

In a fair election, Habib Rizieq: Whatever the result, not a problem

Wednesday, 19 April 2017

JAKARTA -- High Priest of Islamic Defenders Front (FPI) Habib Rizieq Syihab has already vote in the second round of Jakarta gubernatorial election. He believed Anies Bswedan-Sandiaga Uno will come up as the...

Aa Gym urges all parties to respect each others' opinion and preference

Wednesday, 19 April 2017

JAKARTA – The leader of Daarut Tauhid Islamic Boarding Schools Abdullah Gymnastiar (Aa Gym) said all parties should respect others’ opinion and preference. He said different perspectives were common, so it should not...

Do not be afraid to join Tamasya Al Maidah: Senior Advocate

Tuesday, 18 April 2017

JAKARTA -- Senior advocate Eggi Sudjana advised the people, not to mention people from outside Jakarta, not to be afraid to join Tamasya Al Maidah, a sightseeing activity during run-off Jakarta gubernatorial election....

About 100 thousand alumni of 212 rally to join Tamasya Al Maidah

Tuesday, 18 April 2017

JAKARTA -- About 100 thousand alumni of 212 rally have confirmed their participation on Tamasya (tour) Al Maidah verse 51. The event was initiated to escort the run-off of Jakarta gubernatorial election on...

Mass with plaid shirt disrupt grand sermon of cleric Alfian Tanjung

Thursday, 13 April 2017

 JAKARTA -- A group of people who wear plaid shirt disrupted sermon led by cleric Alfian Tanjung at Seribu Island, North Jakarta on Wednesday (April 12). They came, swearing, and raging so the...

Zakir Naik explains the meaning of Al Maidah verse 51

Saturday, 01 April 2017

JAKARTA -- A Muslim scholar from India Zakir Abdul Karim Naik had a dialogue with the Chairman of Assembly Zulkifli Hasan and media reporters in Parliament building on Friday (March 31). Many topics...

Constitution protects people’s freedom to vote based on religious beliefs: Observer

Thursday, 30 March 2017

JAKARTA -- Political observer Muhammad AS Hikam said the Constitution protected the Indonesian people to vote based on their religious beliefs. The same protection was also given to the people who did not...

Research found ethnical solidarity is very strong in Jakarta Election

Saturday, 18 March 2017

JAKARTA – Bersatu Data Center (PDB) conducted a research and evaluation to the result of the first round of Jakarta Election. A PDB researcher Agus Herta Soemarto said there is a strong indication...

Democration in Indonesia is degrading: Siti Zuhro

Saturday, 18 March 2017

JAKARTA – A senior researcher from Indonesian Institute of Science (LIPI) Siti Zuhro said the democration in Indonesia has been degrading recently. She saw there were still problems between ethnics, religions, races, and...

If elected, Sandiaga: All religious activities are welcomed to be held at Monas

Friday, 17 March 2017

JAKARTA -- Jakarta vice governor candidate Sandiaga Uno has said, if voted to lead Jakarta, he will function field of National Monument (Monas) for all religions. "All the activities of religious communities are...

I already move on: Agus Yudhoyono

Thursday, 16 March 2017

JAKARTA -- Former Jakarta governor candidate, Agus Harimurti Yudhoyono has said goodbye to sympathizers and cadres of party who supported him on Wednesday (March 15) night. Agus and former candidate for vice governor,...