Saturday, 11 Jumadil Akhir 1440 / 16 February 2019

Saturday, 11 Jumadil Akhir 1440 / 16 February 2019

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Jokowi never politicizes prayer: TKN

Friday, 15 Feb 2019 20:46 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Ace Hasan Syadzily, a spokesman for the Joko Widodo (Jokowi)-Ma'ruf Amin National Campaign Team, stressed that the incumbent President Jokowi had never politicized his prayer activities....

Prabowo performs Friday prayer at Kauman mosque

Friday, 15 Feb 2019 19:33 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SEMARANG -- Presidential candidate number 02 Prabowo Subianto finally welcomed to perform Friday prayers at the Kauman Grand mosque, on Friday (Feb 15). He arrived at the masjid...

BPN denies creating pamphletes for Friday prayers at Kauman

Friday, 15 Feb 2019 05:20 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - The National Winning Body (BPN) of Prabowo Subianto-Sandiaga Salahuddin Uno denied that it had made pamphlets to call the people to join Friday prayer with Prabowo...

Jokowi ready to face second debate: Moeldoko

Friday, 15 Feb 2019 03:42 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Incumbent President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) is ready to challenge his contender Prabowo Subianto in the second round of Indonesia's presidential debate, the government camp's campaigner said....

Kauman Mosque files report against Prabowo to Bawaslu

Thursday, 14 Feb 2019 23:11 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SEMARANG -- The Semarang Kauman Grand Mosque management stated they wanted the place of worship to be free from political activities. Therefore, they filed a report against presidential...

Muhammadiyah not to get involved in practical politics

Thursday, 14 Feb 2019 21:09 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Muhammadiyah hopes that general elections 2019 will run smoothly, safely and peacefully. Central Board of Muhammadiyah General Chairman, Haedar Nashir asserted that his organizations will always...

Walhi awaits concrete offers from Jokowi, Prabowo

Thursday, 14 Feb 2019 20:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Indonesian Environmental Forum (Walhi) expressed hope that presidential candidates would come up with concrete offers to solve the country's environmental problems. Walhi also expected the...

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...

TKN turns on all-out battle mode

Thursday, 14 Feb 2019 18:06 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Deputy Chairman of the National Campaign Team (TKN) of presidential candidate number 01, Moeldoko, said his camp wanted to win with big percentage. They did not...

2,000 officers to guard second presidential election debate

Thursday, 14 Feb 2019 17:06 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Some two thousand military and police officers will be deployed to guard the implementation of the second presidential election debate. The debate to be held at...

Kwik Kian Gie provides economic insight for Prabowo camp

Thursday, 14 Feb 2019 06:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Vice presidential candidate number 02 Sandiaga Salahuddin Uno, said that Prabowo Subianto camp has received insight from a senior economist,

Prabowo: Take the money but vote by conscience

Thursday, 14 Feb 2019 05:05 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PURBALINGGA -- Presidential candidate number 02 Prabowo Subianto opined that the people may take the money or other goods offered by political parties ahead of 2019 presidential election....

Prabowo pledges to build anticorruption administration

Wednesday, 13 Feb 2019 21:42 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PURBALINGGA -- Presidential candidate number 02, Prabowo Subianto visited Purbalingga Regency, Central Java, on Wednesday. He made a plege to the local...

Russian Govt never meddling in Indonesian politics: Lyudmila

Wednesday, 13 Feb 2019 19:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Russian Ambassador to Indonesia Lyudmila Georgievna Vorobieva said the statement of President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) about Russian propaganda will not affect diplomatic relations between the two...

Percentage of state budget leak reaches 2.5 percent: Kalla

Wednesday, 13 Feb 2019 04:09 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Indonesian Vice President Jusuf Kalla admitted that the 2018 state budget leak did occur. However, its percentage had just reached around 2.5 percent of the total...

Prabowo-Sandiaga places ulama as advisors: Fadli

Wednesday, 13 Feb 2019 00:55 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - The Steering Committe of the National Winning Body (BPN) of Prabowo Subianto-Sandiaga Uno, Fadli Zon said presidential candidates pairs number 02 always considered ulemas as their...

Kalla defends Indonesia's effort to eradicate corruption

Friday, 08 Feb 2019 19:32 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Vice President Jusuf Kalla has defended the ongoing efforts to eradicate corruption in Indonesia. He affirmed that the endeavors have been so fierce that state officials...

JK denies Prabowo's claim on state budget leakage

Friday, 08 Feb 2019 19:06 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Vice President Jusuf Kalla (JK) assessed that the presidential candidate Prabowo Subianto statement on the leakage of State Budget (APBN) that reached 25 percent was an...

Police rejects report on Russian Propaganda

Friday, 08 Feb 2019 18:08 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The report filed by the Independent Indonesian People's Union (SIRI) against President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) about the Russian propaganda statement was rejected by the Criminal Investigation...

Jokowi urges all eligible voters to come to polling stations

Friday, 08 Feb 2019 15:19 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Indonesian President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) called on eligible voters to come to polling booths in their respective neighborhoods to exercise their political rights on April 17,...

TKN is eyeing on 18 percent of undecided voters

Thursday, 07 Feb 2019 06:02 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - The national campaign team (TKN) of presidential and vice presidential candidate number 01, Joko Widodo (Jokowi)-Ma'ruf Amin is trying to attract undecided voters. Based on data...

Jokowi, TKN reported to Bawaslu over Russian Propaganda

Thursday, 07 Feb 2019 05:21 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Election Watch Advocates filed a report against President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) and some of his campaign team members to the Election Supervisory Body (Bawaslu) in Jakarta...

Jokowi to use offensive campaign strategies: TKN

Wednesday, 06 Feb 2019 19:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The national campaign team (TKN) of the presidential candidate Joko Widodo (Jokowi)-Ma'ruf Amin pair asserted that his party began an offensive campaign based on data and...

Jokowi clarifies statement on Russian Propaganda

Wednesday, 06 Feb 2019 15:33 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Incumbent President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) has clarified his statement on Russian propaganda. He reiterated that he did not refer to Russia as a country.

"Yes,...

'Jokowi not accusing Russia meddling in Indonesian politics'

Tuesday, 05 Feb 2019 21:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Airlangga Hartarto, chairman of the Golkar Party, has clarified that incumbent presidential candidate Joko Widodo (Jokowi) did not accuse Russia of meddling in the Indonesian presidential...

Police to summon BPN over Indonesia Barokah tabloid's case

Wednesday, 30 Jan 2019 19:55 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - The National Police will summon campaign team of Prabowo Subianto-Sandiaga Uno, the National Winning Body (BPN) to ask for information regarding the Indonesia Barokah tabloid case....

Bawaslu to check alleged involvement of Ipang Wahid in IB

Wednesday, 30 Jan 2019 18:51 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - Member of the Election Supervisory Board (Bawaslu), Fritz Edward Siregar said, although the case of Indonesia Barokah (IB) tabloid has been handed over to the police,...

Bawaslu hands over the case of Indonesia Barokah to police

Tuesday, 29 Jan 2019 22:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Election Supervisory Board (Bawaslu) handed over the handling of the case of Indonesia Barokah tabloid to the police. Bawaslu identified the spread of this tabloid...

BPN Central Java disappointed with Bawaslu statement on IB

Tuesday, 29 Jan 2019 16:40 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SEMARANG -- Regional Winning Body of presidential candidate Prabowo Subianto and vice presidential candidate Sandiaga Uno pair in Central Java was disappointed with the attitude of the Supervisory...

Ipang Wahid denies producing Indonesia Barokah tabloid

Monday, 28 Jan 2019 21:16 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Deputy Director of Political Communication of the National Campaign Team of Indonesian Work Coalition (TKN KIK), Ipang Wahid, denied the accusation of the National Winning Body...

Indonesia Barokah not a product of journalism: Press Council

Monday, 28 Jan 2019 19:46 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Press Council has delivered the results of the assessment and recommendations on the contents of the Indonesia Barokah tabloid to the police and Election Supervisory...

Press Council investigates Indonesia Barokah tabloid

Saturday, 26 Jan 2019 09:35 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Press Council is processing reports from National Winning Agency (BPN) campaign team of Prabowo Subianto-Sandiaga Uno regarding circulation of Indonesia Barokah tabloids. Chairman of Press Council,...

NU elderly clerics express supports to Jokowi-Ma'ruf

Friday, 25 Jan 2019 00:37 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SURABAYA -- Dozens of East Java elderly clerics of Nahdlatul Ulama (NU) united their support for presidential and vice presidential candidates Joko Widodo - Ma'ruf Amin in the...

Indonesia Barokah tabloid must be investigated: BPN

Wednesday, 23 Jan 2019 21:37 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - Director of Advocacy and Law of the National Winning Body (BPN) of Prabowo Subianto-Sandiaga Uno, Sufmi Dasco Ahmad asked the authority to investigate the release of...

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...

KPU considers to not provide list of questions before debate

Monday, 21 Jan 2019 16:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The General Election Commission (KPU) has considered to stop providing presidential candidate pairs the list of questions prior to the presidential election debate. So far, there...

PBB Shura Council support to Prabowo merely a recommendation

Friday, 18 Jan 2019 23:16 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Head of the Winning Team of the Crescent Star Party (PBB) Sukmo Harsono said the support of PBB's Shura Council to the pair of presidential candidate...

Presidential debate format can be changed: KPU

Friday, 18 Jan 2019 19:35 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Chairman of the General Election Commission (KPU) Arief Budiman said that the Commission might change the format for the next debates of the presidential candidates. The...

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...

KPU not to facilitate Quran reciting test

Wednesday, 16 Jan 2019 20:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The General Election Commission (KPU) stated that it would not facilitate the implementation of the Quran reciting test organized by Aceh Da'i Association to the presidential...