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Jakarta governor-elect promises to complete five-years tenure

Saturday, 06 May 2017 09:06 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, 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...

Jakarta Election Commission officialy announces governor-elect

Saturday, 06 May 2017 00:06 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, 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...

Quick count results to only be used as reference: KPU

Wednesday, 19 Apr 2017 19:19 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, 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...

Prabowo comments on pollsters' quick count results

Wednesday, 19 Apr 2017 19:09 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, 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...

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

Wednesday, 19 Apr 2017 10:39 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, 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...

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

Wednesday, 19 Apr 2017 10:13 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, 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...

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

Tuesday, 18 Apr 2017 09:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, 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...

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

Tuesday, 18 Apr 2017 08:17 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, 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...

Mass with plaid shirt disrupt grand sermon of cleric Alfian Tanjung

Thursday, 13 Apr 2017 00:48 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID,  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,...

Zakir Naik explains the meaning of Al Maidah verse 51

Saturday, 01 Apr 2017 04:01 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, 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...

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

Thursday, 30 Mar 2017 16:32 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, 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...

Research found ethnical solidarity is very strong in Jakarta Election

Saturday, 18 Mar 2017 08:05 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, 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...

Democration in Indonesia is degrading: Siti Zuhro

Saturday, 18 Mar 2017 07:05 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, 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...

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

Friday, 17 Mar 2017 04:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, 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...

I already move on: Agus Yudhoyono

Thursday, 16 Mar 2017 04:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, 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...

Witness pro-Ahok says does not know content of Al-Maidah 51

Tuesday, 14 Mar 2017 20:17 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Basuki Tjahaja Purnama (Ahok)'s driver in Bangka Belitung, Suyanto, was presented as witness by the defendant in the case of religious blasphemy on Tuesday (March 14)....

Political parties allow their cadres to support Ahok or Anies

Wednesday, 22 Feb 2017 08:36 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Vice Chairman of the Democratic Party, Roy Suryo has affirmed his party would decide its political stance after Jakarta Election Commission (KPUD) published official results of...

ICMI asks muslims to promote national unity

Saturday, 18 Feb 2017 05:37 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Vice Chairman of the Indonesian Association of Muslim Intellectuals (ICMI), Priyo Budi Santoso, asked Muslims to promote national unity. ICMI also asked people not to divide...

Fahira Idris invites supporters of Agus-Sylvi to vote for Anies-Sandi

Thursday, 16 Feb 2017 16:16 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Agus Harimurti Yudhoyono-Sylviana Murni has accepted the fact that based on quick count result they got the least vote in Jakarta gubernatorial election. Meanwhile, the other...

Ulemas ask Islamic parties to win Anies-Sandi

Thursday, 16 Feb 2017 04:07 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Jakarta Servant Assembly (Majelis Pelayan Jakarta, MPJ) has prepared for the second round of the Jakarta gubernatorial election. The scholars in the assembly believed there was...

Anies-Sandi are ready to cooperate with Agus-Sylvi

Thursday, 16 Feb 2017 01:32 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The team of Anies Baswedan-Sandiaga Uno were optimistic to join the second round of Jakarta gubernatorial election 2017.  The Chairman of the Central Board of Gerindra...

SBY becomes a boomerang for Agus: Researcher

Thursday, 16 Feb 2017 01:25 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Pair of candidate number one, Agus Harimurti Yudhoyono-Sylviana Murni, was failed to join the second round of Jakarta regional election. The result of a number of...

Accepting his loss, AHY congratulates Ahok-Djarot and Anies-Sandi

Thursday, 16 Feb 2017 00:46 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- After hearing the quick count result, candidate number one in Jakarta gubernatorial election, Agus Harimurti Yudhoyono (AHY), realized that he got the least vote. Agus admitted...

Ahok-Djarot and Anies-Sandi races neck-to-neck: SMRC

Wednesday, 15 Feb 2017 22:36 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Incumbent governor Basuki Tjahaja Purnama and his running mate Djarot Syaiful Hidayat were in the lead at the time when 97.6 percent of the votes in...

Election Commission hails enthusiasm of Jakarta's voters

Wednesday, 15 Feb 2017 21:24 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Chairman of the Jakarta General Election Commission (KPU) Sumarno lauded the people of the city for their enthusiasm in participating in the gubernatorial election on Wednesday....

Accept the election results gracefully: MUI

Wednesday, 15 Feb 2017 19:36 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Indonesian Council of Ulama (MUI) stated that the simultanous regional elections was constitutional right of the people to choose the leaders who were hoped to bring...

FUI calls all Muslims to vote in simultaneous regional elections 2017

Wednesday, 15 Feb 2017 00:31 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Leaders of a number of Islamic organizations that are members of Islamic People's Forum (FUI) called on all Muslims to vote in simultaneous regional elections 2017,...

Ahead of the gubernatorial election, Aa Gym sends message to Jakarta citizens

Wednesday, 15 Feb 2017 00:06 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The head of Daarut Tauhid Islamic Boarding School, Abdullah Gymnastiar (Aa Gym), gave a message to the Jakarta citizens who will be voting on Wednesday. In...

Ahok's lawyer accuses Minister of Religious Affairs's tweet disturbs cooling-off period

Monday, 13 Feb 2017 11:30 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Basuki Tjahaja Purnama's (Ahok) legal advisor, Humphrey Djemat, accused the Minister of Religious Affairs to disturb the situation at the cooling-off period by commenting on Ahok's...

The allegation on fatwa order is a vile slander: Agus Yudhoyono

Wednesday, 01 Feb 2017 18:58 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Jakarta governor candidate Agus Harimurti Yudhoyono said he did not know what message delivered by his father, Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono (SBY), to KH Ma'ruf Amin through...

Discussing domestic security, police hold meeting with Islamic mass organisations

Tuesday, 31 Jan 2017 19:35 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The National Police (Polri) held a meeting with several Islamic mass organizations here on Tuesday to discuss domestic security conditions. "The police cannot work alone to...

Agus Yudhoyono sees there are efforts to criminalized Sylviana Murni

Monday, 30 Jan 2017 22:40 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Ahead of Jakarta gubernatorial election, Sylviana Murni strangled with alleged corruption on the construction of Al Fauz mosque case. She was interviewed as witness by Criminal...

Anies feels victory moving closer to him

Monday, 30 Jan 2017 05:58 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Anies Baswedan said here on Sunday that he had already seen signs of victory ahead of the Jakarta gubernatorial election on February 15. "It will be...

Indonesia to take back its wealth: Prabowo

Monday, 30 Jan 2017 00:50 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- General Chairman of Gerindra Party Prabowo Subianto has vowed to take back the nation's wealth and return it to the Indonesian people. "Sooner or later, we...

Gubernatorial candidates need to affirm commitment to finish five years tenure

Saturday, 14 Jan 2017 23:17 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- A year before the presidential election in 2014 was opened, the former Governor of Jakarta, Joko Widodo (Jokowi), said not to think about the request of...

'Agus is undoubted, Ahok is worried, Anies is mastered the stage'

Saturday, 14 Jan 2017 18:24 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - A political observer from the Indonesian Institute of Sciences (LIPI), Siti Zuhro, said the three pairs of candidates in the Jakarta gubernatorial elections demonstrated a good...

Police prepare security for public debate of election candidates

Thursday, 12 Jan 2017 01:30 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Jakarta police have made preparations to assure security during public debate between gubernatorial election candidates scheduled on Friday. "We have assured security and coordinated with candidates...

Court rejects Buni Yani's demand

Wednesday, 21 Dec 2016 22:35 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Police will focus on immediately completing the dossiers of Buni Yani after the pre-trial court rejected his demand to drop his case, here Wednesday. "We, investigators,...

Ahok is charged using two alternative articles

Tuesday, 13 Dec 2016 15:09 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The public prosecutors charged the defendant in blasphemy case, Basuki Tjahaja Purnama (Ahok) using two alternative articles. “The first was related to the violation of Article...

Three sentences that make Buni Yani suspect

Thursday, 24 Nov 2016 01:16 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA --Through his Facebook account, Buni Yani announced he has been arrested and could not go home after being questioned as witness in religious blasphemy allegation involving Basuki...

To stage "Aksi 212", GNPF MUI asks police to respect constitution

Thursday, 24 Nov 2016 00:01 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Advisor of the National Movement to Guard the Indonesian Council of Ulama's Fatwa (GNPF MUI) Habib Rizieq Syihab stressed that the purpose of December 2 rally...

Police name Buni Yani as suspect

Wednesday, 23 Nov 2016 23:03 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The person who uploaded clip of video containing Basuki Tjahaja Purnama (Ahok) statement which alleged has insulted the Holy Quran surah Al Maidah verse 51 has...

Jakarta Metro Police Chief edicts contain threat to democracy: LBH Jakarta

Wednesday, 23 Nov 2016 17:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - Issuance of Jakarta Metro Police chief edicts regarding expressing opinion in public has gained criticism from the Jakarta Legal Aid Institute (LBH Jakarta). Director of LBH...

Defense Minister: No report yet on plot against government

Wednesday, 23 Nov 2016 00:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Defense Minister Ryamizard Ryacudu said he had not received any report about plot against the government related to planned rally on Dec. 2 by Islamic organizations...

Jakarta police issues notice on planned rallies

Tuesday, 22 Nov 2016 19:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Jakarta Regional Police Chief Inspector General M Iriawan has issued a notice regarding rallies planned to be held on November 25 and December 2, 2016.Based on...

GNPF leaders clarify December 2 rally to MUI

Tuesday, 22 Nov 2016 18:10 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Representatives of the National Movement to Guard the Indonesian Council of Ulama's Fatwa (GNPF MUI) visited MUI's office on Tuesday morning. Chairman of GNPF MUI Bachtiar...

TNI Chief: The army ready to guard rally without guns

Tuesday, 22 Nov 2016 01:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- TNI Chief General Gatot Nurmantyo stressed his soldiers are ready to guard December 2 rallies without guns. Even if there were a riot on the November...

Today, Ahok to be questioned as suspect of alleged religious blasphemy

Tuesday, 22 Nov 2016 00:01 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Indonesian police had confirmed that suspect of alleged religious blasphemy Basuki Tjahaja Purnama (Ahok) would be summoned on Tuesday. He  will be questioned regarding his...

Hidayat Nur Wahid: Nov 4 rally arose due to barriers to legal system

Monday, 21 Nov 2016 21:01 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, ACEH -- The National Movement to Defend the Indonesian Council of Ulama's Fatwa (GNPF MUI) has staged two massive rally precede Basuki Tjahaja Purnama (Ahok) named as suspect...

Police say Friday prayer at main roads is prohibited

Monday, 21 Nov 2016 20:07 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- National Police Chief Tito Karnavian allowed the National Movement to Guard the Indonesian Ulama Council's Fatwa (GNPF MUI) to conduct peace action on December 2 in...