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Counting on the KPI

In an apparent, politically motivated move, the legislature blocked Indonesian Broadcasting Commission nominees from civil society.

Opinion

The War On Terrorism

Lessons from Turkey

The Turkish government rounded up thousands of people accused of taking part in the coup attempt. Is the unrest being used to eliminate the opposition?

Law

Fake Vaccines Real Profits

A number of doctors purchased fake vaccines and turned big profits. Hospital administrators are seen as having ignored the scandal.

Sidelines

Dissonance

International

The Coup Buster

Weekly Business

Weekly Business

National

The New Broadcasting Overlords

Some of the elected members of the KPI have scanty track records in broadcasting. Candidates who fought for democratization in broadcasting were left out.

The Free Papua Movement has transformed itself into the United Liberation Movement for West Papua. It is relying on political diplomacy.

Outreach

Youths Against Mosquitoes

In Jambi City, efforts to control dengue fever involve students of elementary, junior and high schools. It has produced effective results.

Word Watch

Passive

Environment

Safeguarding Siberut

The people of Siberut Island have repeatedly stood up against logging companies. UNESCO has declared the island a biosphere reserve zone.

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