Tuesday, 6 Jumadil Awwal 1439 / 23 January 2018

Tuesday, 6 Jumadil Awwal 1439 / 23 January 2018

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Islam has been curbed by its own elite

Tuesday, 27 Sep 2016 17:36 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, In Javanese, the word "telikung" given the prefix "me-" means "binding foot and hand" until it could not move freely, whether its human, animal, nor something abstract, like...

Fazlur Rahman in symposium (II)

Thursday, 02 Jun 2016 17:55 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, By: Ahmad Syafii MaarifAlthough I can not understand the content of the discussion in Turkish, the topics discussed  are not strange for me because some of the topics...

Why wasted?

Tuesday, 22 Mar 2016 22:51 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, By Asma NadiaYouth named Ovi is 27 years old.In the sporting world, the age is usually the peak of his career, which will dim when the age moves...

Drug emergency in Indonesia

Tuesday, 05 May 2015 19:18 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, by Asma nadia* Indonesia has become a heaven of drug sales. Currently, an estimated, in Indonesia, there are 4 million people are drug users. Illegal drug business is worth...

The scarcity of statesmen

Tuesday, 03 Feb 2015 15:49 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, By: Ahmad Syafii MaarifIn our today's uncertain national situation, the longing for the presence of statesmen was increasingly felt. If we look at the Bung Karno and Bung...

Qur'an, Muslim and Universal Brotherhood (2)

Wednesday, 21 Jan 2015 19:46 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, By: Ahmad Syafii MaarifIn Mukhtashar min Tafsîr al-Imâm al-Thabarî and Qur’ân Karîm: Tafsîr wa Bayân ma’a Asbâb al-Nuzûl li-‘l-Suyûthî, verse 10 of surat al-Ĥujurât, there is no explanation...

Qur'an, Muslim and Universal Brotherhood (1)

Friday, 16 Jan 2015 18:25 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, By: Ahmad Syafii MaarifI don't know if there are any Holy Books other than Qur'an that is prepared to be accepted or rejected by every smart person in...

A morning in front of Ka'bah

Friday, 16 Jan 2015 17:35 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, By: Azyumardi AzraComing back to Masjid al-Haram and its vicinity after several years, hajj or umrah pilgrims can see many differences. Renovation of Masjid al-Haram seems never ending...

Just a glass of water

Friday, 16 Jan 2015 15:41 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, By: Asma Nadia"God, thank you for another day that You gave!"Every day is a miracle.Every day is a blessing.Although often we forget that there are so much...

Debt and boiling water

Tuesday, 06 Jan 2015 17:12 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, By: Ahmad Syafii Maarif One time after zuhr prayer in Nogotirto Mosque in Yogyakarta, a fellow friend of mine, Hartoyo, a retired state-owned oil and gas company Pertamina...

Note from 22-years of Republika: Indonesian press in complicated year

Tuesday, 06 Jan 2015 17:07 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, By: Nasihin Masha, Editor-in-chief of Republika"As a journalist, our responsibility is to our readers. Everything we know, or what we think, first of all is those of the...

The 1955 election

Friday, 11 Apr 2014 15:37 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, By: Ahmad Syafii MaarifIf the revolution of 1945-1949 did not occur in Indonesia, the country's first election would be held in January 1946. However, the spirit of people...

Education and culture

Wednesday, 09 Apr 2014 16:42 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, By: Yudi LatifEducation and culture are creative process, which cannot be separated like two sides of coin. Bung Hatta said that what had been taught in educational process...

The day of judgement

Wednesday, 09 Apr 2014 09:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, By: Yudi LatifTens of millions of Indonesian people went to polling stations to choose candidates who are expected to meet the criteria and also to punish them who...

How to determine candidates for Saudi King?

Tuesday, 08 Apr 2014 08:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, By: Ikhwanul Kira MashuriIn modern history of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, the petro dollar country appointed Prince Muqrin bin Abdul Aziz as a vice crown prince (waliyyun...

Prabowo looks for love

Friday, 04 Apr 2014 10:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, By: Nasihin MashaLike or dislike, Prabowo Subianto has strong capabilities, his program, his vission even his ideas that are so real. His explanation about his target and funding...

Between the imaging and real work

Friday, 28 Mar 2014 17:31 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, By: Asma NadiaI don't think there is similarity between publication and politic. Although both are different, but the way to achieve it were more or less is same.There...

Education for people welfare

Friday, 28 Mar 2014 10:51 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, By: Yudi Latif Education and process of acculturation are two important things to humanize human, which have pragmatic values to improve people welfare. "A nation's progress depends on educational...

Democracy: The strengthening of optimism

Wednesday, 26 Mar 2014 14:31 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, By: Azyumardi AzraReflecting on the experience of several countries around the world that are pessimistic about future of democracy, what can we do to re-grow Indonesian optimism for...

Literacy basis of democracy

Wednesday, 12 Feb 2014 14:44 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, REPUBLIKA.CO.ID -- By, Yudi LatifDemocracy cannot be married in the wind. Trillions of money spent, lots of artificial institutions installed and various new procedures initiated do not make...

The negative patience

Wednesday, 12 Feb 2014 09:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, By: Asma NadiaHow can patience become negative? Is not that the Quran commands?Is there any negative patience?I know, there is no bad commands in the Quran, but the...

Poor mentality

Thursday, 06 Feb 2014 11:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, By: Yudi Latif Corruption wave becomes a tremendous tsunami that hit this country, from the center to the periphery, raising awareness, "Where do these crimes come from?"Deputy Governor...

Aljazeera's reporter letter from Egypt jail

Tuesday, 04 Feb 2014 17:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, By: Ikhwanul Kiram MashuriSince the overthrow of President Mohammed Mursi on July 3, 2013, Egypt continued to churn. Muslim Brotherhood who supported Mursi called the overthrow as a...

Mosque and political campaigns

Tuesday, 04 Feb 2014 15:31 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, By, Ahmad Syafii MaarifBefore the age of 20 years in mid of 20th century, I participated in 1955 election to support a political party in Bantul, Yogyakarta. I...

Flash flood, flood of corruption (2)

Wednesday, 29 Jan 2014 11:27 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, Smart people have enough brains, smart people have deficit hearts. The world of education has failed to bring forth man with strong character. Democracy is in the hands of...

Flash flood, flood of corruption (1)

Wednesday, 29 Jan 2014 11:25 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, By, Ahmad Syafii MaarifTo see large disasters that hit this country, my heart said a silent prayer. "Oh God, I hope my beloved Indonesia can last for a...

Good people emerge in flooding (3)

Monday, 27 Jan 2014 12:59 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID,   What required from government officials are the necessity of working together, coordinate, and assist the committee in evacuation sites to provide basic needs of the refugees, for example, setting...

Good people emerge in flooding (2)

Monday, 27 Jan 2014 12:57 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID,   As quickly as it did, members of takmir (caretakers) and some of their families are ready to become volunteer committee at the same time. It means, volunteers do not...

Good people emerge in flooding (1)

Monday, 27 Jan 2014 12:55 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, By Ikhwanul Kiram MashuriHe did not want to mention his name, also where he works. He just answered his kind of job: fixing phones and computers. When the...

The flooded Jokowi, the popular Jokowi (3)

Saturday, 25 Jan 2014 19:04 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, One year is not enough to solve the acute problem of flooding issue in Jakarta. It concerned on a lot of things, from spatial to the drainage system. It...

The flooded Jokowi, the popular Jokowi (2)

Saturday, 25 Jan 2014 19:02 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, Second, he had to relocate about 7,000 people around the Ria Rio Reservoir in Pluit, North Jakarta. This raised relatively long tension, especially regarding thousands of people. Even, there...

The flooded Jokowi, the popular Jokowi (1)

Saturday, 25 Jan 2014 19:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, By Nasihin MashaIt's nothing wrong to call Jokowi as "Man in Action", or a person who acts. On Javanese vocabulary we called it "blusukan". The New York Times...

The Erdogani Turkish government is being tested

Tuesday, 14 Jan 2014 00:02 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, By Ikhwanul Kiram MashuriWhat I mean by Turkish Erdogani is Turkey during the reign of Adelet ve Kalkinma Partition (AKP) aka Justice and Development Party led by...

Zero dollar for TKI

Monday, 13 Jan 2014 00:01 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, By Nasihin MashaShe declined to be named. Her skin was white. Her face is oval. Her chin is hanging. Her hair is well groomed and healthy unraveled. She...

The elder step aside, the past disappear

Friday, 03 Jan 2014 14:41 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, By Nasihin MashaRuchir Sharma, a scholar of Indian origin. He wrote a very interesting book, Breakout Nations; In Pursuit of the Next Economic Miracles. He analyzed the countries...

Even the atheist remembers God

Wednesday, 01 Jan 2014 23:59 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, By Ikhwanul Kiram MashuriOne day in the late 1980's, Michael Gorbachev (then President of the Soviet Union) once prayed, "May God giving me strength and this nation." The...

Jokowi, Prabowo, and then who?

Wednesday, 01 Jan 2014 23:58 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, By Nasihin MashaAlmost, Jokowi has no rival. His electability level surpasses its competitors. The nearest is only Prabowo Subianto, with a considerable distance. Is this a sign of...

Steve Jobs, Shakira, and poor Arabs

Wednesday, 01 Jan 2014 23:57 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, Ikhwanul Kiram MashuriThe world would know a number of the following figure: Steve Jobs, Shakira, Carlos Slim Helu, Carlos Menem, and Sharif Bassouni. Steve Jobs is the founder...

For Israel, UN is a barking dog

Wednesday, 01 Jan 2014 23:56 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, Ikhwanul Kiram MashuriHow does the State of Palestine in the eyes of the Secretary-General of the United Nations (UN), Ban Ki-moon? According to the South Korean diplomat, to...

The headscarves of policewomen thrown by lies

Friday, 13 Dec 2013 08:01 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, By. Nasihin MashaThis Wednesday, the policewomen with a certain rank were gathered in Jakarta. They meet and greet with the new police chief's wife. At first glance, it's...