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Political misconceptions create friction in the society: MPR

Saturday, 23 Sep 2017 15:42 WIB

JAKARTA -- Chairman of the People's Consultative Assembly Zulkifli Hasan asked the public to reduce political misunderstanding. He said, misconceptions of politics has created greater friction in the society. "The people of Indonesia are...

Maintaining pluralism is Indonesian main challenge: MPR

Friday, 18 Aug 2017 21:01 WIB

JAKARTA -- Chairman of the People's Consultative Assembly (MPR) Zulkifli Hasan believes that maintaining pluralism and strengthening the nation's independence are currently the main challenges faced by Indonesia. He said togetherness and unity were...

Foreign countries weaken Indonesia with intolerance issue

Tuesday, 15 Aug 2017 21:16 WIB

JAKARTA -- TNI Commander General Gatot Nurmantyo said foreign countries are have a big interest to undermine Indonesian unity and tried to divide the country. Those countries, he added, has used the issue...

There are attempts to divide Muslims, weaken Indonesia: HNW

Friday, 04 Aug 2017 20:46 WIB

JAKARTA -- Vice Chairman of People's Consultative Assembly (MPR) Hidayat Nur Wahid said there are attempts to divide the Indonesian Muslims. The indication could be seen through statements that have been growing in...

'Interfaith tolerance in Indonesia can serve a global model'

Thursday, 03 Aug 2017 17:00 WIB

YOGYAKARTA -- Interfaith tolerance practiced in Indonesia can serve as a model for the youth belonging to diverse religious backgrounds around the world, Religious Affairs Minister Lukman Hakim Saifuddin stated. Saifuddin made the statement...

Interest About Religiousness

Thursday, 20 Jul 2017 13:12 WIB

By : Bayu Kusuma *)  Priest Islamic Defenders Front (FPI) Habib Muhammad Rizieq bin HuseinSyihab Al-Husaini on July 2 2017 or 07 Syawal 1438 H issued an official statement addressed to all Muslims and all...

Eid prayers in Timika to not distrub Christian worship: MUI

Monday, 19 Jun 2017 14:25 WIB

TIMIKA -- The Eid al-Fitr prayers to be offered in the district next Sunday will not disturb the worship of local Christians, according to the Indonesian Ulema Council (MUI) of Mimika District in...

Stay away from false ulema advocating conflict: Gatot Nurmantyo

Monday, 19 Jun 2017 04:02 WIB

TARAKAN -- Military (TNI) chief General Gatot Nurmantyo warned the TNI soldiers and other components of the nation not to pay attention to men claiming to be ulemas (Islamic religious leaders) but advocating...

President Jokowi reminds the nation to avoid hate speeches

Saturday, 17 Jun 2017 22:58 WIB

TEMANGGUNG -- President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) has reminded the nation to maintain harmony and unity and avoid hate speeches. "I want everyone to know that our country is large, comprising 17 thousand islands, having...

Tjahjo Kumolo hopes no SARA issues raised in elections

Friday, 16 Jun 2017 22:25 WIB

JAKARTA -- Home Affairs Minister Tjahjo Kumolo said he hoped that sensitive issues of religious, racial, tribal, and group differences (SARA) would not be raised during campaign in 2018 regional elections. "The impact of...

Zulkifli Hasan encourages dialogue of nationality

Wednesday, 14 Jun 2017 17:02 WIB

JAKARTA -- People's Consultative Assembly (MPR) Chairman Zulkifli Hasan has encouraged dialogue of nationality to solve various problems in this nation. In a press statement here on Tuesday, Zulkifli remarked that one way to...

Indonesia, Country with High Tolerance

Wednesday, 14 Jun 2017 01:17 WIB

By Iqbal Fadillah *)  Indonesia is the largest archipelagic country in the world consisting of 17,508 islands and 1,128 ethnic groups, with diverse cultural and social cultures. The various tribes, cultures, religions, races and codes of...

Jokowi predicts SARA issue to continue until 2019 elections

Saturday, 10 Jun 2017 11:00 WIB

JAKARTA -- President Joko Widodo noticed issues relating to religion, race, tribe and between groups (SARA) in Indonesia spread easily nowadays. He said education is one of the causes. Beside that, economic states...

Jokowi says three causes to rapid spread of SARA issues

Saturday, 10 Jun 2017 10:35 WIB

JAKARTA -- President Joko Widodo said there are three reasons behind the quick spreading of issues relating to religion, race, tribe and between groups (SARA) in Indonesia, at the moment. In an exclusive interview...

President installs BoD of working unit on Pancasila

Wednesday, 07 Jun 2017 15:23 WIB

JAKARTA -- President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) at the State Palace, here, Wednesday, installed nine members of the Board of Directors (BoD) and chairman of the Presidential Working Unit on reinforcement of the Pancasila...