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'Winter is coming,' Indonesian leader warns amid economic gloom

Oct 12, 2018 - 3:08 PM

Joko Widodo's offbeat reference to the wildly popular show draw applause from the audience attending the annual meetings of the International Monetary Fund and World Bank in Bali

'WINTER IS COMING.' Indonesia President Joko Widodo delivers his speech at the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and World Bank annual meetings in Nusa Dua, on Indonesia's resort island of Bali on October 12, 2018. Photo by Sonny Tumbelaka/AFP

Duterte to visit Bali for October 11 meeting with ASEAN leaders

Oct 08, 2018 - 11:21 AM

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte is expected to have a bilateral meeting with Indonesian President Joko Widodo in Bali, Indonesia

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte and Indonesia President Joko Widodo engage in a conversation prior to the signing ceremony at the Malacañan Palace on April 28, 2017 following a successful bilateral meeting. Malacañan Photo

Dozens of students found dead as Indonesia rescue ramps up

Oct 02, 2018 - 8:15 AM

(UPDATED) Survivors are battling thirst and hunger, with food and clean water in short supply, and local hospitals are overwhelmed by the number of injured

MASS GRAVE. Officials carry body bags into a mass grave ahead of a mass funeral for quake victims in Palu, in Central Sulawesi, on October 1, 2018, after an earthquake and tsunami hit the area on September 28. Photo by Bay Ismoyo/AFP

Quake-hit Indonesia asks for help, graves dug for 1,000-plus

Oct 01, 2018 - 12:59 PM

President Joko Widodo opens the door to the dozens of international aid agencies and NGOs lined up to provide live-saving assistance.

AFTERMATH. This picture taken on September 29, 2018 shows residents looking at covered up bodies recovered after an earthquake and tsunami hit Palu, on Sulawesi island. Photo by Ola Gondronk/AFP

Indonesia kicks off presidential race as currency slumps

Sep 23, 2018 - 12:45 PM

Opinion polls show Indonesian President Joko Widodo well ahead of his main challenger Prabowo Subianto

RIVALS. Presidential candidates incumbent President Joko Widodo (2R) and Prabowo (2L) gesture during the draw for 2019 presidential election at election commission office in Jakarta, on September 21, 2018, as vice president candidates Maruf Amin (R) and Sandiaga Uno (L) look on. Photo by BAy Ismoyo/AFP

Kontroversi gaji fantastis BPIP

May 30, 2018 - 6:02 PM

"Gaji presiden, wakil presiden, menteri, dan pimpinan lembaga tinggi negara yang tanggung jawabnya lebih besar saja tidak sebesar itu"

DI BALIK SOEKARNO. Ketua Umum PDI-P Megawati Soekarnoputri memperingati Hari Pancasila pada 1 Juni 1998. Foto oleh Kemal Jufri/AFP

Hundreds of children sickened, dead in Papua health crisis

Jan 25, 2018 - 9:07 PM

The latest figures mark an escalation of a health crisis first made public in mid-January underscoring a severe lack of medical care and other basic services in a far-flung island region

HEALTH CRISIS. A Papuan girl on a drip lies on the bare floor of a local hospital handling measles and malnutrition patients in Agats, the capital of Asmat district in Indonesia's easternmost Papua province, on January 25, 2018. Photo by Bay Ismoyo / AFP

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Jan 17, 2018 - 11:22 PM

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Jakarta launches first airport train to tackle gridlock

Jan 02, 2018 - 2:14 PM

About 11,000 passengers are expected to use the service daily with 3 trains plying the route

READY TO GO. This general view shows the newly built train station in downtown Jakarta on January 2, 2018, for a new line that connects the capital to its international airport some 37.6 kilometers away. Photo by Bay Ismoyo/AFP

Martial law in PJs, Trump and Honeylet: Behind the scenes in Malacañang 2017

Dec 26, 2017 - 4:07 PM

What's the funny backstory to how Duterte's martial law proclamation was drafted? Which world leader was Bong Go's most memorable selfie partner? What did Duterte think about Trump's long handshake with Honeylet Avanceña?

Selama dua hari, Bobby-Kahiyang akan lewati 15 upacara adat pernikahan Batak Mandailing

Nov 24, 2017 - 8:38 AM

Puncak gelaran adat Batak Mandailing pernikahan Bobby nasution dan Kahiyang Ayu berlangsung 24-25 November

PROSESI ADAT. Pasangan Kahiyang dan Bobby siap menjalani 15 tahapan upacara adat Batak Mandailing selama 2 hari di Medan. Foto oleh Media Center Medan Manopot Horja Bobby Nasution-Kahiyang Ayu

Inilah rangkaian acara adat Batak Mandailing pernikahan Kahiyang-Bobby

Nov 21, 2017 - 11:13 AM

Acara akan berlangsung selama sepekan mulai 19-26 November di Medan

ADAT BATAK MANDAILING. Selama sepekan, pasangan pengantin baru Bobby Nasution dan Kahiyang Ayu akan melewati rangkaian prosesi adat Batak Mandailing di Medan. Foto dari akun Instagram @irsyalharahap

What were the other ASEAN countries up to in Manila?

Nov 16, 2017 - 2:00 PM

A rundown of the main concerns and activities of the ASEAN member-states at the 31st Summit in Manila

ASEAN SUMMIT. President Rodrigo Roa Duterte and leaders and representatives of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) member states do the traditional ASEAN handshake as they pose for a photo following the signing ceremony of the ASEAN Concensus on the Protection and Promotion of the Rights of the Migrant Workers at the Philippine International Convention Center on November 14, 2017. KING RODRIGUEZ/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO

Meet the spouses of the ASEAN leaders

Nov 12, 2017 - 4:00 PM

Rappler places the spotlight on some of the spouses of the ASEAN leaders, from Brunei's Queen Saleha to Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte's long-time partner Honeylet Avanceña

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Indonesian President Jokowi arrives in PH for ASEAN Summit

Nov 12, 2017 - 12:07 PM

It is not the first time the leader of ASEAN's largest democracy has visited the Philippines under President Rodrigo Duterte, with both having paid state visits to each other's countries

JOINT EFFORTS. Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte and Indonesian President Joko Widodo hold a meeting at Malacañang Palace in April 2017. Malacañang file photo

Meski tak diundang, banyak warga Solo tetap mendoakan Kahiyang-Bobby

Nov 09, 2017 - 8:19 AM

"Enggak diundang enggak apa-apa, yang penting kami tetap mendoakan."

RESEPSI KEDUA. Presiden Joko Widodo (kiri) dan Ibu Negara Iriana Joko Widodo (kedua kiri) berfoto bersama artis pelawak Andre Taulani (tiga kiri), Sule (empat kiri) dan Tukul Arwana (kanan) saat resepsi pernikahan Kahiyang Ayu (dua kanan) dengan Bobby Nasution (tiga kanan) di Gedung Graha Saba, Sumber, Solo, Jawa Tengah, Rabu, 8 November malam. Foto oleh Mohammad Ayudha/ANTARA FOTO

Buktikan cinta, Bobby bacakan sighat taklik untuk Kahiyang

Nov 08, 2017 - 4:54 PM

Sighat taklik merupakan janji suami untuk memperlakukan istrinya secara layak, termasuk menafkahi dan tidak menyakiti secara fisik dan batin.

SAH. Presiden Joko Widodo (kiri) dan Ibu Negara Iriana Joko Widodo (kedua kiri), berfoto bersama Mantan presiden Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono (ketiga kanan) beserta Ani Yudhoyono (ketiga kiri), Ibunda Bobby Nasution, Hanifah Siregar (kedua kanan) dan Paman Bobby Nasution, Irwin Nasution (kanan) saat menghadiri pernikahan Kahiyang Ayu (keempat kanan) dan Bobby Nasution (keempat kiri) di Gedung Graha Saba, Sumber, Solo, Jawa Tengah, Rabu (8/11). Foto oleh Maulana Surya/ANTARA FOTO

LIVE UPDATES: Dari pernikahan Kahiyang Ayu dan Bobby Nasution

Nov 07, 2017 - 10:36 AM

Kahiyang Ayu dan Bobby Nasution menikah di Solo, Rabu, 8 November 2017

MENIKAH. Kahiyang Ayu dan Bobby Nasution menikah di Solo, rabu, 8 November 2017. Foto dari akun Instagram @ayangkahiyang

Jokowi pantau langsung gladi kotor pernikahan Kahiyang-Bobby

Nov 06, 2017 - 9:17 PM

Tamu undangan akan dijemput dengan menggunakan becak menuju gedung. Ada sekitar 50 tukang becak yang siap antar-jemput tamu sejak pagi

GLADI KOTOR. Gladi kotor pengamanan rombongan kereta kuda yang akan membawa calon mempelai saat akad nikah. Foto oleh Ari Susanto/Rappler

5 fakta persiapan pernikahan Kahiyang Ayu-Bobby Nasution

Oct 23, 2017 - 11:30 AM

Pernikahan Kahiyang Ayu dan Bobby Nasution pada 8 November mendatang akan jadi hajatan nasional dengan rasa lokal

PERNIKAHAN. Putri Presiden Joko Widodo, Kahiyang Ayu akan menikah dengan kekasihnya, Bobby Nasution, 8 November mendatang. Foto dari akun Instagram @ayangkahiyang

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Oct 14, 2017 - 10:06 PM

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IN PHOTOS: Duterte in Brunei to celebrate Sultan's golden jubilee

Oct 07, 2017 - 8:18 AM

President Rodrigo Duterte 'reaffirms the long and enduring ties' and 'renews the special friendship' between the Philippines and Brunei

50TH ANNIVERSARY. President Rodrigo Duterte visits Brunei as Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah marks his 50th anniversary on the throne. All photos from Malacañang

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Oct 06, 2017 - 2:13 PM

Membaca pesan kuat Presiden Jokowi dari teks lengkap pidato Jokowi di HUT TNI ke-72

HUT TNI. Panglima TNI Jenderal Gatot Nurmantyo (kiri) tengah menunjukkan acara parade HUT ke-72 TNI kepada Presiden Joko Widodo pada Kamis, 5 Oktober. Foto diambil dari akun @KSPgoid

Survei SMRC: Masyarakat puas atas kinerja Jokowi selama tiga tahun

Oct 06, 2017 - 1:31 PM

Berdasarkan hasil survei, Jokowi memiliki peluang yang besar untuk maju dalam Pilpres 2019

SURVEI SMRC. Lembaga survei SMRC melakukan survei terhadap 1.220 orang mengenai tiga tahun pemerintahan Jokowi-JK. Foto oleh Ananda Nabila Setyani/Rappler

Indonesia traffic jam forces president to walk instead

Oct 05, 2017 - 4:05 PM

The country's traffic nightmares were aptly illustrated when President Joko Widodo had to walk more than two kilometers to attend a ceremony marking the 72nd anniversary of the Indonesian military's founding

TRAFFIC JAM. President Jokowi chooses to get out of his car and walk instead, due to a traffic jam. Screenshot from Presidential Palace video

5 hal tentang Gloria Natapradja Hamel yang perlu kamu tahu

Sep 01, 2017 - 1:05 PM

Nama Gloria disoroti publik karena digugurkan menjadi anggota Paskibraka di menit terakhir Gloria dianggap bukan WNI karena mengantongi paspor Prancis

JUMPA PERS. Menpora Imam Nahrawi (kanan) berjabat tangan dengan Siswi kelas XI Sekolah Islam Dian Didaktika Cinere, Kota Depok, Gloria Natapraja Hamel (kiri) ketika menggelar keterangan pers di Kantor Kemenpora, Senayan, Jakarta, Selasa, 16 Agustus. Foto oleh Widodo S. Jusuf/ANTARA

Indonesia-Vietnam sepakati lima bidang kerja sama

Aug 23, 2017 - 7:00 PM

Kedua pemimpin sepakat untuk mengatasi isu penangkapan ikan secara ilegal

KETERANGAN PERS. Presiden Joko Widodo (kanan) mengulurkan tangan kepada Sekretaris Jenderal Partai Komunis Vietnam Nguyen Phu Trong (kiri) usai menyampaikan keterangan pers di Istana Merdeka, Jakarta, Rabu, 23 Agustus. Foto oleh Puspa Perwitasari/ANTARA

SAKSIKAN: Aksi 300 drone di Countdown Asian Games 2018

Aug 19, 2017 - 1:01 PM

Ratusan drone membentuk berbagai formasi termasuk burung Garuda dan bendera merah putih

DRONE. 300 drone membentuk seorang atlet yang tengah membawa obor Asian Games 2018. Foto: screen shot Youtube

Semua yang perlu kamu ketahui mengenai imunisasi

Aug 05, 2017 - 6:04 PM

Jika anak tidak diberikan imunisasi maka dapat membahayakan kesehatannya dan orang lain

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Aug 04, 2017 - 9:22 PM

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Jokowi: "Jangan sampai hutan tidak memberikan apa-apa kepada rakyat"

Aug 02, 2017 - 3:12 PM

“Saya harus ngomong apa adanya karena di lingkungan hutan hutan jati justru yang banyak kemiskinan ”

Presiden Jokowi saat memberikan sambutan dalam perayaan puncak Hari Lingkungan Hidup 2017, Rabu (2/8). Foto oleh KLHK.

Pelapor Kaesang dipanggil ke Polres Bekasi pada Jumat esok

Jul 05, 2017 - 7:19 PM

Hidayat mengaku tidak mengetahui jika Kaesang yang dilaporkannya adalah putra bungsu Presiden Joko Widodo

DILAPORKAN. Kaesang Pangarep dilaporkan ke polisi oleh seorang warga Bekasi, Muhammad Hidayat S, karena diduga telah menodai agama Islam dan menyebarkan ujian kebencian. Foto: Screen shot Youtube

Obama visits childhood home Jakarta

Jun 30, 2017 - 10:21 PM

Indonesia s President Joko Widodo meets with Obama at the presidential palace on the outskirts of Jakarta with Obama delighting local media by greeting Widodo with apa kabar – how are you in Indonesian

OBAMA AND WIDODO. This handout picture taken and released by the Indonesian Presidential Palace on June 30, 2017 shows Indonesian President Joko Widodo (L) chatting with former US president Barack Obama on the lawn of the presidential palace in Bogor. Photo by Indonesian Presidential Palace/AFP

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Jun 22, 2017 - 9:01 PM

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Duterte, Jokowi agree to step up joint anti-terror efforts

Jun 22, 2017 - 1:43 PM

In a June 21 phone conversation the two leaders also discuss the need for more cooperation among Southeast Asian countries against violent extremism

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte accompanies Indonesia President Joko Widodo as they enter the Malacañan Palace on April 28, 2017 for a bilateral meeting. Malacañan Photo

Duterte, Jokowi phone call to focus on terrorism, security

Jun 21, 2017 - 1:47 PM

The Philippine and Indonesian leaders are expected to discuss security issues as their countries and Malaysia strengthen cooperation against terrorism

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte and Indonesia President Joko Widodo engage in a conversation prior to the signing ceremony at the Malacañan Palace on April 28, 2017 following a successful bilateral meeting. Malacañan Photo

Isu Lingkungan dan ristek jadi fokus kunjungan Raja Swedia ke Indonesia

May 22, 2017 - 10:51 AM

Raja Carl XVI Gustaf dan Ratu Silvia juga akan mengunjungi Bandung yang dianggap sebagai smart city

MENJEMPUT. Raja Swedia Carl XVI Gustaf menyalami Menteri Riset dan Pendidikan Tinggi, Muhammad Nasir ketika menjemput di Bandara Soekarno-Hatta pada Minggu pagi, 21 Mei. Foto diambil dari akun @kemristekdikti

Celebration and protest as Indonesian leader visits Hong Kong

Apr 30, 2017 - 7:05 PM

Demonstrators criticized Indonesian President Joko Widodo for failing to address working conditions and migrant rights

Duterte, Jokowi launch PH-Indonesia shipping route

Apr 30, 2017 - 2:23 PM

Both leaders expect a boost in trade between the two countries with the opening of the new Davao General Santos Bitung route

LAUNCH. Philippines President Rodrigo Roa Duterte welcomes Indonesian President Joko Widodo upon his arrival at the Francisco Bangoy International Aiport in Davao City for the launching of the Davao-General Santos-Bitung Roll-on/Roll-off (RORO) shipping service on April 30, 2017. Photo by Presidential Photo

Duterte, Indonesia's Widodo to step up joint counter-terrorism efforts

Apr 28, 2017 - 7:15 PM

The two leaders agree to conduct this year a joint working group to address a common scourge: terrorism and violent extremism

PARTNERS VS TERRORISM. President Rodrigo Duterte welcomes President Joko Widodo at Malacañang. Photo by Pia Ranada/Rappler

PH-Indonesia RoRo first to sail on new shipping route

Apr 28, 2017 - 4:59 PM

The new route within the BIMP EAGA will open on April 30 and is expected to boost trade and relations between PH and Indonesia

NEW ROUTE. The new shipping route between the Philippines and Indonesia is expected to boost trade and relations between the two countries.

Indonesian President Jokowi arrives in Manila

Apr 28, 2017 - 2:20 PM

During Jokowi s state visit Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte says he might bring up the case of OFW Mary Jane Veloso who is on Indonesian death row

STATE VISIT. President Rodrigo Duterte is welcomed by Indonesian President Joko Widod at Istana Merdeka in Jakarta during his visit there in September 2016. File photo by King Rodriguez/PPD

Duterte, Widodo may discuss Mary Jane Veloso case

Apr 27, 2017 - 7:31 PM

The Philippine President says he might bring it up during his bilateral meeting with President Widodo who will visit Manila on April 28

TWO ASEAN LEADERS. President Rodrigo Duterte shares a light moment with Indonesian President Joko Widodo his visit to Indonesia in September 2016. File photo by King Rodriguez/PPD

IN PHOTOS: How Duterte bonded with ASEAN leaders

Apr 24, 2017 - 7:03 PM

From eating durian with Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong to singing with Malaysia s Najib Razak President Duterte has fond memories to share with the leaders he is welcoming to Manila for the 30th ASEAN Summit

BONDING. President Rodrigo Duterte embraces Thailand Prime Minister General Prayut Chan-o-chan after the state dinner. Photo by Simeon Celi/Presidential Photo

8 country leaders, Suu Kyi to attend ASEAN Summit

Apr 24, 2017 - 12:31 PM

UPDATED The heads of government will start arriving in Manila on Friday April 28

ASEAN SUMMIT IN MANILA. Myanmar State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi is accompanied by Parliament Speaker Mann Win Khaing Than (L) at the opening ceremony of the ASEAN Interparliamentary Assembly in Naypyidaw on September 30, 2016. File photo by Aung Htet/ AFP

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Apr 21, 2017 - 6:30 PM

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PILPRES 2014. Anies Baswedan (pojok kiri) ketika masih menjadi juru bicara untuk pasangan capres Joko "Jokowi" Widodo dan Jusuf "JK" Kalla tahun 2014 lalu. Foto oleh Widodo S. Jusuf/ANTARA

Jokowi minta hubungan dagang yang saling menguntungkan dengan AS

Apr 20, 2017 - 9:36 PM

Pemerintahan Donald Trump memasukan Indonesia ke dalam daftar yang mencurangi hubungan dagang dengan AS

KUNJUNGAN KERJA. Presiden Joko "Jokowi" Widodo menyambut kedatangan Wapres Amerika Serikat, Mike Pence saat tiba di Istana Negara pada Kamis, 20 April. Foto diambil dari akun @setkabgoid

Wapres AS Mike Pence diterima Jokowi di Istana Negara

Apr 20, 2017 - 11:56 AM

Dubes AS mengatakan tidak menutup kemungkinan salah satu isu yang dibahas mengenai sengketa PT Freeport Indonesia

TIBA DI INDONESIA. Wakil Presiden Amerika Serikat (AS) Michael R. Pence (kiri) melambaikan tangan saat tiba di Bandara Internasional Halim Perdanakusuma, Jakarta, Rabu, 19 April. Foto oleh Rosa Panggabean/ANTARA

Indonesia's Widodo, Brunei Sultan to visit PH in April

Apr 19, 2017 - 1:45 PM

The visits of President Widodo and Sultan Bolkiah coincide with the 30th ASEAN Summit and Related Meetings

VISITORS. Indonesian President Joko Widodo (left) and Sultan Bolkiah of Brunei will visit the Philippines in April 2017

Indonesian graft investigator injured in acid attack

Apr 11, 2017 - 4:56 PM

NGO Indonesian Corruption Watch said they suspected it was linked to Novel Baswedan s role in probing a corruption scandal that allegedly saw about 170 million pilfered from government coffers

CLOSE CALL. Novel Baswedan in the hospital, after the acid attack. Photo from Anies-Sandi Media Center