Thursday, 14 Rajab 1440 / 21 March 2019

Thursday, 14 Rajab 1440 / 21 March 2019

INDEX BERITA

KPU deletes names of 101 foreigners from voters' list

Thursday, 07 Mar 2019 16:25 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The General Elections Commission (KPU) has removed the names of 101 foreigners holding Indonesia's electronic identity (e-ID) cards from the final voters' list (DPT) for the...

Thousands of Muslims gather in Monas to pray for Indonesia

Friday, 22 Feb 2019 15:43 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Thousands of Muslim worshipers gathered in the National Monument (Monas) Square here on Thursday evening to seek the mercy of almighty Allah Subhanahu Wata'ala for Indonesia...

MUI hopes Munajat 212 to maintain ukhuwah islamiyah

Thursday, 21 Feb 2019 21:19 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Deputy Chairman of the Indonesian Ulema Council (MUI), Zainut Tauhid Saadi, hoped that Munajat 212 event held at the National Monument, Jakarta on Thursday, dedicated to...

General elections tend to be hostile: Mahfud MD

Tuesday, 19 Feb 2019 19:39 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, CIREBON -- Constitutional law expert Mahfud MD opined that the ongoing general election process tended to be hostile, as though it is no longer about selecting a leader....

Mahfud MD reveals forms of electoral fraud

Thursday, 14 Feb 2019 18:41 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - Former Chief Justice of Constitutional Court (MK) Mahfud MD said election manipulation also occurred nowadays. However, the form of electoral fraud is different from the New...

KPU says 49 ex-corruptors running in legislative election

Thursday, 31 Jan 2019 17:57 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - The General Election Commission (KPU) on Wednesday night (Jan 30) announced a list of names of former corruption convicts running in legislative election. The move was...

Ma'ruf reminds kiais and ulamas to stay loyal to NKRI

Monday, 21 Jan 2019 16:17 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BANDUNG -- Vice presidential candidate Ma'ruf Amin invited kiai (Islamic teachers) and ulemas (clerics) to maintain the national unity and integrity of the Unitary State of the Republic...

Political, security stability should be maintained: Wiranto

Friday, 18 Jan 2019 13:51 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Coordinating Minister for Political, Legal, and Security Affairs Wiranto has reiterated the importance of maintaining Indonesia's political and security stability ahead of the parliamentary presidential elections...

TKN sees Prabowo withdrawal threat as delegitimation effort

Tuesday, 15 Jan 2019 18:23 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The National Campaign Team (TKN) of Joko Widodo-Ma'ruf Amin said they have predicted that its contender would someday threaten to withdraw from 2019 presidential election. Director...

Jokowi sees Megawati as inspirational figure, national force

Thursday, 10 Jan 2019 19:32 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) has praised Megawati Soekarnoputri, founder and chairwoman of the Indonesian Democratic Party of Struggle (PDIP), as an inspirational figure. He also considered...

Megawati asks PDIP cadres to win elections in dignified way

Thursday, 10 Jan 2019 18:44 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Megawati Soekarnoputri, founder and chairperson of the Indonesian Democratic for Struggle (PDIP), called on the ruling party's cadres to win the upcoming presidential and legislative elections...

Act firmly against those who discredit KPU: President

Wednesday, 09 Jan 2019 21:16 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) has called on the police to take stern measures against those attempting to discredit the General Election Commission (KPU). Jokowi has called...

Czech for Jokowi declared in Prague

Tuesday, 18 Dec 2018 17:15 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, LONDON --  The Indonesian community, that called themselves Czech for Joko Widodo (Jokowi), living in Prague, declared their support to win the presidential and vice presidential candidates Jokowi-KH...

BKPM expects investment to recover after 2019 elections

Friday, 14 Dec 2018 15:43 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Chairman of the Investment Coordinating Board (BKPM), Thomas Lembong, believed that foreign investment inflows will recover after the general elections. Indonesia to hold general elections on...

Cyberattacks increase ahead of presidential elections: BSSN

Wednesday, 12 Dec 2018 17:05 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Cyberattacks have increased lately, ahead of the simultaneous legislative and presidential elections to be held in April next year. The National Cyber and Encryption Agency (BSSN)...

Jokowi calls on volunteers to conduct door-to-door campaign

Tuesday, 11 Dec 2018 03:45 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- President Joko Widodo (Jokowi), as the incumbent candidate for the presidential election, called on volunteers to reach out to the people to inform them about the...

System of direct elections needs evaluation: Mahyudin

Wednesday, 05 Dec 2018 16:33 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SAMARINDA -- Deputy Chairman of the People's Consultative Assembly (MPR) Mahyudin said the present system of direct elections need to be evaluated. He expected democratic performance to be...

JK asks Prabowo to reveal threatened elites

Friday, 23 Nov 2018 20:15 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA — Vice President Jusuf Kalla (JK) asked presidential candidate Prabowo Subianto to mention deliberately names of elites who got threat because of supporting him. According to JK,...

In Solo, Prabowo gets new spirit

Friday, 23 Nov 2018 20:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SOLO — Presidential candidate number 02 Prabowo Subianto said he got new spirit when visiting Solo. His statement came after attending Solo Raya and Declaration of Civil Society...

PDIP wishes to set winning record in 2019 elections

Sunday, 18 Nov 2018 02:30 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, KARAWANG -- The Indonesia Democratic Party Struggle (PDIP) wishes to win both parliamentary and presidential elections next year. It was a bid to create a record as the...

PDIP to hold road show to strengthen support for Jokowi

Saturday, 17 Nov 2018 07:10 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Indonesian Democratic Party Struggle (PDIP) plans to conduct a nationwide road show. It is aimed to strengthen the party's structure and support to its presidential...

KPK supports announcement of 40 candidates ex-graft convicts

Tuesday, 13 Nov 2018 17:17 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, AKARTA — Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) fully supported General Election Commission (KPU) plan to announce 40 names of legislative candidates (caleg) known as former corruption convicts. According to...

Jokowi wants to win 'big' in West Java

Sunday, 11 Nov 2018 04:30 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BANDUNG -- Presidential candidate number 01 Joko Widodo, or Jokowi, wants the Jokowi-KH Ma'ruf Amin pair to win "big" in the 2019 Presidential Election contest in West Java...

Prabowo's apology to Boyolali people is sincere: Muzani

Thursday, 08 Nov 2018 08:07 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Deputy chairman of the national team to win Prabowo Subianto-Sandiaga Uno (BPN), Ahmad Muzani, believed presidential candidate number 02 was sincere in conveying his apology to...

Police yet to find criminal element in Boyolali face case

Wednesday, 07 Nov 2018 20:50 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA — Jakarta Police still investigates criminal elements in a report against presidential candidate Prabowo Subianto related to his statement about the face of Boyolali people. The report...

Ma’ruf Amin optimistic to win in PKS regions base

Wednesday, 07 Nov 2018 20:09 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA — A vice presidential candidate of presidential candidate President Joko Widodo (Jokowi), KH Ma’ruf Amin believed he can win votes in the regions, which become bases of...

Luhut, Sri Mulyani not guilty: Bawaslu

Wednesday, 07 Nov 2018 04:45 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Election Supervisory Agency (Bawaslu) decided not to continue the case of campaign violations by Coordinating Minister for Maritime Affairs Luhut Binsar Pandjaitan and Minister of Finance...

Prabowo team to report Boyolali Regent to police and Bawaslu

Monday, 05 Nov 2018 19:11 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA --  National agency to win Prabowo Subianto - Sandiaga Salahuddin Uno (BPN) in 2019 presidential election planned to report Boyolali Regent Seno Samodro to police and Election...

Ulemas of Arus Baru Indonesia support Jokowi - Ma'ruf pair

Monday, 05 Nov 2018 18:30 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA — Alim ulema participants of Indonesian Muzakarah Ulema event agreed to support incumbent President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) - KH Ma’ruf Amin pair in 2019 presidential election. The...

Local team defends Prabowo's speech about Boyolali face

Monday, 05 Nov 2018 17:04 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- National agency to win Prabowo Subianto - Sandiaga Salahuddin Uno (BPN) spokesman for Central Java area, Sriyanto Saputro denied his presidential candidate has insulted Boyolali people....

Prabowo to limit jokes as 'Boyolali face' questioned

Monday, 05 Nov 2018 12:40 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA — Presidential candidate number 02 Prabowo Subianto did not expect that his joke, related to Boyolali face was questioned by many parties. He was reported to the...

Bawaslu examines Luhut, Sri Mulyani over one-finger poses

Friday, 02 Nov 2018 19:10 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Coordinating Minister of Maritime Luhut Binsar Pandjaitan asserted he did not violate any regulation by performing one-finger poses while attending the IMF agenda on October 14....

KPU concerns on participants reports against each other

Friday, 02 Nov 2018 03:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- General Election Commission (KPU) commissioner Wahyu Setiawan concerned with the condition when election participants reported each other. He feared it would obscure the substance of the...

My interest is only to strenghten the people: Ma'ruf

Thursday, 01 Nov 2018 02:15 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Vice presidential candidate of number 01 KH Ma'ruf Amin stressed his willingness to be a companion to President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) in the 2019 Presidential Election...

Sandiaga seeks people's inputs over breakfast in Padang

Saturday, 20 Oct 2018 10:20 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Vice presidential candidate number 02 Sandiaga Salahuddin Uno visits Bopet Rajawali Juanda, Padang, West Sumatra, on Friday morning. He wanted to seek the people's inputs over...

KH Ma'ruf Amin expresses his love for Madura

Saturday, 20 Oct 2018 08:58 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BANGKALAN -- Vice presidential candidate KH Ma'ruf Amin met with thousands of community leaders and residents of Bangkalan, Madura, East Java, on Friday. He visited two different locations,...

Children should not be involved in political activity: KPAI

Saturday, 20 Oct 2018 03:30 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Indonesian Child Protection Commission (KPAI) commissioner, Sitti Hikmawatty reminded of criminal threats over the involvement of children in political activities. Her statement came after the report...

TKN asks Luhut and Sri Mulyani to be cooperative

Friday, 19 Oct 2018 16:34 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Deputy chairman of the National Campaign Team (TKN) of incumbent President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) - KH Ma’ruf Amin, Abdul Kadir Karding asked state officials to not...

Approaching millennials, Sandiaga campaigns via social media

Friday, 19 Oct 2018 16:17 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA — Vice presidential candidate of presidential candidate Prabowo Subianto, Sandiaga Uno was trying to campaign through social medias. He started to use broadcast feature on his Facebook...

TKN reports viral video of scout hailing '2019GantiPresiden'

Friday, 19 Oct 2018 15:54 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA — Incumbent President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) - KH Ma’ruf Amin national campaign team (TKN) through its Directorate of Law and Advocacy reported a viral video of children...