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Indonesia blasphemy protest draws 200000; ends peacefully

05-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Washingtonpost | 6:00 AM

At least 200,000 conservative Muslims rallied peacefully in the Indonesian capital on Friday in the second major protest against its minority Christian governor, who is being [...]
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Jakarta braces for second anti-Ahok rally amid tight police vigil

Jakarta braces for second anti-Ahok rally amid tight police vigil

05-Dec-2016 Intellasia | IBT | 6:00 AM

Tens of thousands of Indonesian took to the street to be a part of the second anti-Ahok rally in the capital city of Jakarta, Reuters Tens of thousands of Indonesians took to [...]
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Indonesian Police Arrest 10 for Suspected Treason

Indonesian Police Arrest 10 for Suspected Treason

05-Dec-2016 Intellasia | NYtimes | 6:00 AM

The Indonesian police arrested 10 people in predawn raids on Friday for suspected treason against President Joko Widodo, officials said. The group was plotting to “take [...]
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Suspects aimed to incite chaos: Indonesia police

05-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Chinapost | 6:00 AM

Indonesian police arrested 10 people including prominent citizens for suspected treason and other crimes and said they were planning to use a mass protest in the capital on [...]
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Daughter of Indonesia`s first president Soekarno arrested

05-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Antaranews | 6:00 AM

Police spokesman Insp.Gen.Boy Rafli Amar confirmed on Friday that police have arrested Rachmawati Soekarnoputri, a daughter of the countrys first President Soekarno. [...]
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Dutch government backs new inquiry into colonial Indonesia

05-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

The Dutch government on Friday backed a multi-year inquiry into the end of its colonial period in Indonesia in the 1940s, when troops from the Netherlands are accused of [...]
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200,000 Muslims rally in Indonesia to protest against ‘blaspheming’ Christian governor

05-Dec-2016 Intellasia | RT | 6:00 AM

Over 200,000 Indonesian Muslims have staged a protest against the Christian governor of Jakarta, demanding his arrest for alleged blasphemy. The demonstration was even bigger [...]
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ISIS militants in Indonesia threatened Donald Trump with assassination in chilling video

05-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Mirror | 6:00 AM

Chilling footage has allegedly been released by ISIS militants threatening an assassination on Donald Trump. In the clip, Trump is seen addressing the public on a stage in [...]
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Indonesia’s oil supply security unlikely to be affected by OPEC withdrawal

05-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Hellenicshippingnews | 6:00 AM

Indonesia’s withdrawal from OPEC membership is unlikely to affect the country’s oil supply security, given the limited benefits seen since it rejoined the group [...]
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Indonesia’s rich see their wealth rebound this year

03-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Indonesia’s 50 richest people increased their wealth by about $7 billion this year as growth in Southeast Asia’s biggest economy recovered and the stock market [...]
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Indonesia tightens security before protest against Jakarta governor

Indonesia tightens security before protest against Jakarta governor

03-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

More than 100,000 Indonesians are expected to rally on Friday to call for the arrest of the Christian governor of the capital, Jakarta, for alleged blasphemy, as police [...]
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Iran, Indonesia to Cooperate in Resolving Middle East, Islamic Conflicts

03-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Jakartaglobe | 6:00 AM

Mohsen Araki, high counsel for the Iranian leadership, has proposed a cooperation between Indonesia and Iran in an effort to resolve the conflict among Islamic-majority [...]
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Papuan Leaders Tell Pro-Independence Activists to Trust Jokowi Administration

03-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

A protest in support of Papua’s independence in Jakarta on Thursday (01/12) ended up with the police beating up the protesters and drew criticism from fellow Papuans, [...]
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Indonesia, Russia Locked in ‘Intensive Talks’ Over Su-35 Fighter Jet Deal

03-Dec-2016 Intellasia | The Diplomat | 6:00 AM

So far, Jakarta and Moscow have been unable to come to an agreement over the purchase of up to ten Su-35s. Indonesia and Russia are holding intensive talks over the [...]
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Sea of protesters in Jakarta amid fury over Christian governor

Sea of protesters in Jakarta amid fury over Christian governor

03-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Tens of thousands of Muslims poured into central Jakarta on Friday to protest against the city’s governor, a Christian accused of insulting the Koran, fuelling tension [...]
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