Kamis, 17 Syawwal 1440 / 20 Juni 2019

Kamis, 17 Syawwal 1440 / 20 Juni 2019

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Religion not a source of conflict, violence: Kalla

Jumat, 26 Jan 2018 03:45 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, MAKASSAR -- Vice President Jusuf Kalla stressed that religion is not a source of conflict and violence. Nevertheless, he admitted in some occasions, religion is used by a...

Depok socializes animal sacrifice awareness

Kamis, 04 Agu 2016 22:15 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, DEPOK -- Depok Agriculture and Fisheries department (Distankan), has conducted socialization and selection of animal sacrifice (qurban). Socialization is given to the Mosque Prosperity Board (DKM) and committee...

Homosexual threatening human existence

Kamis, 04 Feb 2016 19:33 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Homosexual is enemy of humanity and human rights, Majelis Tabligh and Dakwah PP Muhammadiyah Yunahar Ilyas said. It will drive human towards extinction."It's threaten human existence...

LGBT has no strong religious basic

Jumat, 29 Jan 2016 20:47 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Chairman of Nahdlatul Ulama Propagation Institute, Zakky Mubarok said the deviant sexual behavior of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) community wasn't part of the human...

UN chief says religion should be bridge between people

Selasa, 26 Jan 2016 14:21 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, RABAT -- Religion should be a bridge between people, not a wedge, Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon told participants in conference on religious minorities in Muslim countries in the Moroccan...

Riau Islands Governor proud of harmony among religious adherents

Senin, 23 Mar 2015 18:31 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BATAM -- The Riau Islands governor Muhammad Sani has claimed proud of harmony among the religious adherents as it was proved by the absence of conflict and the...

Ministry of Religious Affairs will open a hotline

Minggu, 04 Jan 2015 21:50 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Minister of Religious Affairs Lukman Hakim Saifuddin said the ministery would open a hotline aimed to be more communicative with people. The move is expected to decrease...

Man who tried to kill Pope John Paul II puts roses on his tomb

Minggu, 28 Des 2014 20:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, VATICAN CITY -- The man who tried to kill former Pope John Paul II 33 years ago showed up at the Vatican on Saturday to put white roses on...

NU's wing organization secure Christmas mass in Bali

Kamis, 25 Des 2014 20:46 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, DENPASAR -- Personnel from Nahdatul Ulama's wing organization or Banser NU, participated in securing Christmas celebration in Church Katedral in Renon, Denpasar, Bali, on Thursday.  "This is for the first...

Police and military secure Christmas celebrations in churches

Kamis, 25 Des 2014 19:50 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The police and military personnel secured thousands of devotees who attended the Christmas Eve mass in several churches across Jakarta on Thursday. At the Cathedral Church, Central...

Pope's Christmas address condemns Islamic State 'brutal persecution'

Kamis, 25 Des 2014 19:35 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, VATICAN CITY -- Pope Francis condemned the "brutal persecution" of minorities by Islamic State insurgents in his Christmas message on Thursday and urged people not to be indifferent to...

Minister: Protection's bill needed to tackle religious issues in Indonesia

Senin, 22 Des 2014 19:57 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Minister of Religious Affairs Lukman Hakim Saifuddin said that the increasing of intolerance was among issues that drove government to draft bill on religious community's protection. He underlined...

MUI challenges extremists to discuss on ideology

Kamis, 18 Des 2014 18:25 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Chairman of the Indonesian Ulama Council (MUI) Din Syamsuddin challenged extremists to hold talk with Islamic religious leaders and explain their ideology. He considers that extremists...

MUI denies connection between Din Syamsudin and ISIS

Kamis, 04 Des 2014 17:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Council of Indonesian Ulamas (MUI) denied allegations that its Chairman Din Syamsudin provides funding for Islamic State Iraq and Syria (ISIS). The country's highest Islamic authority...

Saudi names Indonesia as a pilot project of e-hajj

Selasa, 02 Des 2014 17:59 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Saudi Arabia names Indonesia as the pilot project of e-hajj. The project will kick off in 2015."Indonesia becomes the pilot project of e-hajj," Director of Hajj...

OIC official asks Islamic media to fight extremism

Selasa, 02 Des 2014 08:35 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, TEHRAN -- Maha Mostafa Akeel, managing editor of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) journal on Monday asked Islamic media to fight extremism. Speaking to IRNA on the sidelines...

Pope, patriarch demand end to IS attacks

Senin, 01 Des 2014 06:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, ISTANBUL -- Pope Francis and the spiritual leader of the world's Orthodox Christians demanded an end to the persecution of religious minorities in Syria and Iraq on Sunday...

Pope Francis prays in Istanbul's Blue Mosque

Senin, 01 Des 2014 04:48 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, ISTANBUL -- Pope Francis prayed silently alongside a senior Islamic cleric in Istanbul's Blue Mosque on Saturday, in a gesture of inter-religious harmony in a country bordering the...

Pope says it is wrong to equate Islam with violence

Senin, 01 Des 2014 04:30 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, ABROAD THE PAPAL PLANE -- Pope Francis said on Sunday that equating Islam with violence was wrong and called on Muslim leaders to issue a global condemnation of...

Minister: Nothing new on demand to abolish Indonesia' blasphemy law

Selasa, 25 Nov 2014 03:24 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Minister of Religious Affairs Lukman Hakim Saifuddin stated that Amnesty International's demand for Indonesia to repeal blasphemy law was not a new thing. Earlier, the international...

Nahdlatul Ulama awarded internationally on peace

Minggu, 23 Nov 2014 20:45 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, AKARTA -- Indonesian Islamic Group, Nahdlatul Ulama (NU) achieves an international award on its efforts to keep religious harmony in Indonesia and abroad. The award, known as Global...

Prambanan Temple hosts Grand Final of World Muslimah Award 2014

Jumat, 21 Nov 2014 20:14 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Prambanan Temple will host Grand Final of World Muslimah Award 2014 tonight. About 25 finalists from around the world will compete in the event. Founder and CEO...

An Islamic leader supports Ahok as governor of Jakarta

Jumat, 14 Nov 2014 22:23 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - Said Aqil Siroj said he supported the appointment of acting Jakarta governor Basuki Tjahaja Purnama or Ahok as the governor of Jakarta and expected people in...

Washington cathedral to host first Friday prayer for Muslims

Jumat, 14 Nov 2014 19:44 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, WASHINGTON -- Washington National Cathedral is hosting a Muslim prayer service for the first time. Planners say they hope Friday's service at the historic cathedral will foster more understanding...

Islam in the West: Praying at the gas station

Senin, 10 Nov 2014 10:05 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, By Nourdeen Wilderman Did you know that there are approximately 825.000 Muslims in the Netherlands? Most Muslims are (children of) immigrants from Morocco, Turkey and also Indonesia. And each...

Indonesia to host World Muslimah Awards 2014

Sabtu, 08 Nov 2014 14:17 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BOGOR - Indonesia will host the international beauty contest, World Muslimah Award 2014, from November 10 to 21, 2014. Countries participating in the contest include Iran, Palestine, Bangladesh, Nigeria,...

VP says column of religion will not be omitted

Jumat, 07 Nov 2014 20:09 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Vice-President Jusuf Kalla has confirmed that the religion column on people's Identity Cards will not be omitted just because some follow religions not recognized by the...

Indonesia participates in interfaith dialog in Slovak and Poland

Selasa, 28 Okt 2014 16:22 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - An Indonesian delegation comprising prominent religious figures have left for Europe to participate in interfaith dialogs to be held in Slovak and Poland, according to a...

VP Kalla attends Islamic New Year celebration on Sunday morning

Minggu, 26 Okt 2014 11:19 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - Vice President Jusuf Kalla attended the Islamic New Year celebration on Muharram 1, 1436 Hijr at the Bung Karno Sports Stadium, Jakarta, on Sunday morning. The vice...

Former First Lady: New govt must preserve inter-religious harmony

Sabtu, 25 Okt 2014 16:47 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, MAGELANG - Former first lady Sinta Nuriah Wahid reminded the new government on Saturday about the importance of preserving inter-religious harmony in the country. "While intolerance must be driven...

Police to provide reccomendation on dissoluction of FPI

Senin, 06 Okt 2014 23:47 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - The National Police will provide recommendations to Home Affairs Ministry about the dissolution of the Islam Defenders Front (FPI), according to National Police spokesman Inspector General...

Saudi: Hajj free of Ebola amid protective measures

Senin, 06 Okt 2014 23:31 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, MINA - Saudi Arabia's acting health minister said Monday that this year's hajj had been free of Ebola and other contagious diseases because of measures taken by the...

Indonesia to deliver sacrificial animals to Gaza Strip

Rabu, 01 Okt 2014 23:33 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - The National Committee for the Palestinian People plans to deliver sacrificial animals to the Gaza Strip, Palestine, following the "Eid Adha" 1435 Hijr celebration day. The delivery of aid...

An Islamic organization warns against efforts to replace Pancasila

Selasa, 30 Sep 2014 13:27 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, CILACAP - The Nahdlatul Ulama Proselytizing Institute (LDNU) in Cilacap district, Central Java, has urged the local community to be wary of the efforts to replace the ideology...

Yudhoyono to open Indonesian mosque in the US

Jumat, 26 Sep 2014 21:29 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, WASHINGTON - President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono will open a mosque in Washington, the United States, on Friday afternoon. The presidential spokesperson, Julian Aldrin Pasha, said on Thursday that the...

Palembang immigration ready to serve international MTQ participants

Senin, 22 Sep 2014 16:43 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PALEMBANG - The staff members of the Immigration Office of Palembang, South Sumatra, are set to provide the best services to the participants of the International Musabaqah Tilawatil...

Indonesian hajj pilgrms keep flocking to Mecca

Jumat, 19 Sep 2014 20:41 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, MECCA - The number of Indonesian pilgrims arriving in Mecca, Saudi Arabia, until September 19, 2014, has reached 101,214 of the regular Haj quota of 155.2 thousand people,...

Muhammadiyah opposes dissolution of Ministry of Religious Affairs

Rabu, 17 Sep 2014 15:16 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - Muhammadiyah, one of the biggest Islamic organizations in Indonesia, has urged President-elect Joko Widodo to not dissolve the Ministry of Religious Affairs. "The ministry of religious affairs...

Cianjur support its Muslim residents to recite Quran

Kamis, 04 Sep 2014 21:03 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, CIANJUR - Cianjur regency, West Java, encourages its Muslim residents to recite Quran, the Muslim's holy book. Quran recitation in Cianjur is part of program implemented in October...

Hasyim Muzadi: Saudi will have problems if Prophet's tomb removed

Kamis, 04 Sep 2014 18:52 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - Former chairman of Indonesia's largest Muslim organization Nahdlatul Ulama (NU) Hasyim Muzadi warned that Saudi Arabia could face destruction if Prophet Muhammad's tomb was removed as...