More than 200 Indonesian musicians rally against music bill being considered in the legislature that they say could limit freedom of expression.
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Indonesian authorities should release and drop treason charges against three Papuan activists for peaceful advocacy in the Papua mining town of Timika.
Activists in Indonesia’s mountainous jungle-clad Papua region risked imprisonment collect 1.8 million signatures for petition calling for self-determination
Two months ahead of Indonesian presidential election, youths of the country are worried and many fear they may choose a growing option: non-voting.
The former governor, Basuki Tjahaja Purnama of Indonesian capital of Jakarta is free after spending nearly two years in prison on a blasphemy conviction.
Indonesia’s presidential debate highlights disagreements from corruption, bureaucratic system to combating terrorism, but also, showing lots of similarities.
Indonesian Presidential candidates spar over corruption in debate focused on terrorism, human rights, corruption, and law and order.
The Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) is a vital pillar of rule of law and anti-corruption in Indonesia, Transparency International affirmed.
Palm oil industry is deploying tactics similar to those of the alcohol and tobacco industries to influence research into the health effects of its product.
Indonesian presidential candidate Prabowo seems to be following the playbook of U.S. President Trump as he mounts his second campaign for the top office.