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The Legacy of B.J. Habibie

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The passing of Indonesia’s third president, B.J. Habibie, is a great loss for this nation. Even though his presidency lasted only about 17 months, he has left a genuine legacy.

Sparking an Interest in Reading

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Indonesia International Book Fair 2019 should be appreciated as an effort to increase people's reading interest and reading capacity.

Blocking KPK in DPR’s Final Days

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The Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) and the House of Representatives (DPR) of 2014-2019 term share some similarities. Both are in the final weeks of their terms:

Young People Drive Change

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Young people are optimistic, hard-working and desire progress. More importantly, they work not only for themselves, but also to contribute to the surrounding community.

Listen to the People – Again

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Salus populi suprema lex. This Roman maxim asserts that the public interest reigns supreme: The voice of the people must be the highest priority.

Nduga, A Test of National Concern

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Nduga regency in Papua often appears in the media spotlight, not because of its achievements, but because of conflict. Coverage on Nduga appeared from Friday (19/7/2019) to Wednesday (24/7) in this daily about the conflict and violence in...

Money from the People and for the People

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Campaign expenses for legislative candidates have soared. To confidently run for House of Representatives seats, some are preparing up to Rp 5 billion (US$355,803). As reported in this daily on Tuesday (29/1/2019), several lawmakers were...

Hoping for Reformed PSSI

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Reform should not be taboo for an organization like the Indonesian Soccer Association (PSSI). However, every time the organization nears reform, its management board sends out waves of rejection. Amid the maelstrom of the match-fixing...

State Authority Tested

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Even as the case of the acid attack on Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) senior investigator Novel Baswedan remains unresolved, more terrorism against the KPK has occurred. Apparent bombs were found at the homes of KPK leaders,...

Proactive Approach to Disasters

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We are proud that Indonesian studies on active faults in Java have been published in international journals. We appreciate the researchers for their perseverance. The study of Endra Gunawan and Sri Widiantoro was recently published in the...