Sunday, 21 Safar 1441 / 20 October 2019

Sunday, 21 Safar 1441 / 20 October 2019

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Jokowi likens national life to harmonious choir

Monday, 12 Nov 2018 22:51 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BOGOR -- President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) likened national life as having to build and respect one another as well as remain in harmony as in a choir. According...

Indonesia, Russia organize interfaith dialog

Monday, 17 Sep 2018 17:31 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, LONDON -- Indonesia and Russia, two countries with multi-ethnic, culture and religious backgrounds, have organized an interfaith and media dialog held at the Civic Center of the Russian...

Presidential Palace receives Latif's resignation letter

Friday, 08 Jun 2018 16:53 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Presidential Palace confirmed it had received the letter of resignation of Head of the Pancasila Ideology Development Agency (BPIP) Yudi Latif on Friday morning. Presidential...

Yudi Latif resigns as BPIP head

Friday, 08 Jun 2018 16:42 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Pancasila Ideology Development Agency (BPIP) head Yudi Latif resigned from his post. According to him, his resignation was a right moment to refresh the BPIP leadership...

BPIP officials' salaries calculated by Ministry: Jokowi

Wednesday, 30 May 2018 04:50 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Salaries and allowances of officials of the Pancasila Ideology Development Board (BPIP) have been computed by the Ministry of Finance and are in line with the...

Jokowi asks people to keep tolerance in Ramadhan

Friday, 18 May 2018 07:45 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) asked people to perform worship with peaceful and clean heart during Ramadhan. He also urged the people to respect each other, in...

Muslim youth participate to secure Good Friday procession

Monday, 26 Mar 2018 17:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, KUPANG -- The Muslim youth in East Flores District, East Nusa Tenggara Province, have been actively involved to help secure the procession of Good Friday in the area....

Political misconceptions create friction in the society: MPR

Saturday, 23 Sep 2017 15:42 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Chairman of the People's Consultative Assembly Zulkifli Hasan asked the public to reduce political misunderstanding. He said, misconceptions of politics has created greater friction in the...

Maintaining pluralism is Indonesian main challenge: MPR

Friday, 18 Aug 2017 21:01 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Chairman of the People's Consultative Assembly (MPR) Zulkifli Hasan believes that maintaining pluralism and strengthening the nation's independence are currently the main challenges faced by Indonesia. He...

Foreign countries weaken Indonesia with intolerance issue

Tuesday, 15 Aug 2017 21:16 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- TNI Commander General Gatot Nurmantyo said foreign countries are have a big interest to undermine Indonesian unity and tried to divide the country. Those countries, he...

There are attempts to divide Muslims, weaken Indonesia: HNW

Friday, 04 Aug 2017 20:46 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Vice Chairman of People's Consultative Assembly (MPR) Hidayat Nur Wahid said there are attempts to divide the Indonesian Muslims. The indication could be seen through statements...

'Interfaith tolerance in Indonesia can serve a global model'

Thursday, 03 Aug 2017 17:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, YOGYAKARTA -- Interfaith tolerance practiced in Indonesia can serve as a model for the youth belonging to diverse religious backgrounds around the world, Religious Affairs Minister Lukman Hakim...

Interest About Religiousness

Thursday, 20 Jul 2017 13:12 WIB

By : Bayu Kusuma *) REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, Priest Islamic Defenders Front (FPI) Habib Muhammad Rizieq bin HuseinSyihab Al-Husaini on July 2 2017 or 07 Syawal 1438 H issued an official statement addressed...

Eid prayers in Timika to not distrub Christian worship: MUI

Monday, 19 Jun 2017 14:25 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, TIMIKA -- The Eid al-Fitr prayers to be offered in the district next Sunday will not disturb the worship of local Christians, according to the Indonesian Ulema Council...

Stay away from false ulema advocating conflict: Gatot Nurmantyo

Monday, 19 Jun 2017 04:02 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, TARAKAN -- Military (TNI) chief General Gatot Nurmantyo warned the TNI soldiers and other components of the nation not to pay attention to men claiming to be ulemas...

President Jokowi reminds the nation to avoid hate speeches

Saturday, 17 Jun 2017 22:58 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, TEMANGGUNG -- President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) has reminded the nation to maintain harmony and unity and avoid hate speeches. "I want everyone to know that our country is large,...

Tjahjo Kumolo hopes no SARA issues raised in elections

Friday, 16 Jun 2017 22:25 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Home Affairs Minister Tjahjo Kumolo said he hoped that sensitive issues of religious, racial, tribal, and group differences (SARA) would not be raised during campaign in...

Zulkifli Hasan encourages dialogue of nationality

Wednesday, 14 Jun 2017 17:02 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- People's Consultative Assembly (MPR) Chairman Zulkifli Hasan has encouraged dialogue of nationality to solve various problems in this nation. In a press statement here on Tuesday, Zulkifli...

Indonesia, Country with High Tolerance

Wednesday, 14 Jun 2017 01:17 WIB

By Iqbal Fadillah *) REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, Indonesia is the largest archipelagic country in the world consisting of 17,508 islands and 1,128 ethnic groups, with diverse cultural and social cultures. The various tribes, cultures,...

Jokowi predicts SARA issue to continue until 2019 elections

Saturday, 10 Jun 2017 11:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- President Joko Widodo noticed issues relating to religion, race, tribe and between groups (SARA) in Indonesia spread easily nowadays. He said education is one of the...

Jokowi says three causes to rapid spread of SARA issues

Saturday, 10 Jun 2017 10:35 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- President Joko Widodo said there are three reasons behind the quick spreading of issues relating to religion, race, tribe and between groups (SARA) in Indonesia, at...

President installs BoD of working unit on Pancasila

Wednesday, 07 Jun 2017 15:23 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) at the State Palace, here, Wednesday, installed nine members of the Board of Directors (BoD) and chairman of the Presidential Working Unit...

President urges people to promote mutual respect

Tuesday, 06 Jun 2017 16:26 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) has called on the Indonesian people to have respect for those following other faiths in an attempt to maintain harmony. "We have to...

The country to be tested by various challenges: President

Friday, 02 Jun 2017 15:39 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) has called on all components of the nation to maintain Pancasila (five principles) and unity through education and improvement of ideological values. "Therefore,...

Jusuf Kalla to deliver speech on Islam and tolerance at Oxford

Wednesday, 10 May 2017 01:03 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Indonesian Vice President Jusuf Kalla is scheduled to deliver a speech on Islam and tolerance at the University of Oxford during a work visit to the...

Jokowi urges kiai and ulemas to keep national peace

Wednesday, 26 Apr 2017 00:49 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PURWAKARTA -- President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) said national unity had been serious problems lately. He hoped that the traditional preachers (kiai) and ulemas would take active roles in...

Ministry initiates Council of National Harmony to prevent intolerance

Friday, 17 Mar 2017 06:34 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, TASIKMALAYA -- The Coordinating Ministry for Political, Legal and Security (Kemenkopolhukam) has initiated the establishment of the Council of National Harmony to prevent intolerance and religion conflict.Assistant Deputy...

In a meeting with Jokowi, Habibie says Muslims in Indonesia are tolerant

Friday, 20 Jan 2017 04:20 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Former President BJ Habibie, who met President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) here on Thursday, discussed the current social situation in Indonesia. He focused on the country's ideology...

Pesantren can set example of tolerance: Jusuf Kalla

Tuesday, 17 Jan 2017 00:09 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, TULUNGAGUNG -- Vice President Jusuf Kalla has expressed hopes that Pesantrens, Islamic Boarding Schools in Indonesia, can become educational institutions that can teach tolerance to students. "Once again,...

Istiqlal Mosque provides space for Christmas parking

Saturday, 24 Dec 2016 22:50 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Istiqlal Mosque, Jakarta's largest mosque, provided parking for the motorcycles and cars of those attending Christmas Eve mass at Cathedral Church. "This is a regular practice...

Govt needs to encourage synergy between democracy, religions, and tolerance: Jokowi

Friday, 09 Dec 2016 00:03 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BADUNG -- President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) officially opened the Ninth Bali Democracy Forum (BDF) at the Bali International Convention Center in Nusa Dua, here, Thursday.  In his opening remarks,...

Efforts of Strengthening the National Integrity

Friday, 21 Oct 2016 22:11 WIB

By: Bustaman al Rauf *) REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, Realizing Indonesian people's lives to get to a developed and prosperous level based on human resources and sustainable development in the Internet age, political freedoms...

Nahdlatul Ulama awarded internationally on peace

Sunday, 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...

Indonesia promotes and enhances interfaith dialogues

Saturday, 14 Dec 2013 21:30 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, By. Mohammad AnthoniJAKARTA -- University of California-Berkeley has been an important center for Indonesian Studies and the home to respected scholars in the field. Prominent graduates from Indonesia...

Serbia to learn Indonesia's inter-religious harmony

Wednesday, 23 Oct 2013 19:26 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Coordinating Minister for People's Welfare (Menkokesra), Agung Laksono hosted a Serbian delegation who visited Indonesia to study the model of local inter-religious harmony.  "Serbia considers Indonesia as...

President emphasizes four points in his state of the nation address

Saturday, 17 Aug 2013 08:48 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono emphasized four points in his state of the nation address on Friday, in celebration of 68th Indonesia's independence day. "There are four key...

Muslim youth in Jayapura to provide security on Christmas

Wednesday, 12 Dec 2012 21:06 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAYAPURA - The Police chief of Jayapura in Papua province, Adjunct Senior Commissioner Alfred Papare, stated that Muslim youths would assist police personnel in ensuring security at the city`s...

World Hindu Summit is opened in Bali

Saturday, 09 Jun 2012 22:46 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, DENPASAR - About 200 Hindu priests from many countries attend the World Hindu Summit in Bali. The summit, opened on Saturday by Governor of Bali Made Mangku Pastika, will...

Foreign diplomats: Tolerance in Indonesia is improving

Thursday, 07 Jun 2012 17:49 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA – Foreign diplomats living in Indonesia see religious tolerance in Indonesia is improving. Press Attache of German Embassy to Indonesia, Christoph Seeman, sees Indonesian religious tolerance is increasing...

Sudiana: We build harmony among Hindus and Muslims

Wednesday, 06 Jun 2012 21:12 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, DENPASAR – Bali has its own story about harmony among religious people. The Chairman of Parisada Hindu Dharma Indonesia (PHDI) of Bali, Prof I Gusti Ngurah Sudiana, said Balinese...