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Edition: Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Riding on Calls for a KPK Inquiry

Suspected bribery involving DPR legislators in the electronic ID (e-KTP) project has triggered a move to apply the Right of Inquiry on the Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK), to force the…

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Letters

Letters

Cartoon

Cartoon

Opinion

Another Ploy to Weaken the KPK

Deadly Pits at Mining Sites

Negligence in reclaiming abandoned coal mines has led to fatal mishaps. Administrative or even legal penalties are needed to prevent recurrences.

Economy

Market Pulse: A New Contraction Pattern

Tanjung Priok vs Singapore

The government’s push towards cargo consolidation for transhipment at Tanjung Priok Port fails to attract logistics companies.

Investigation

The Killing Pits

The coal mining slump in East Kalimantan has left behind a trail of problems. The region’s landscapes are now pockmarked by these giant ‘pits’—or former coal pits— also known as…

Pathetic Post-mining Commitments

News Capsule

Momen

Diplomatic Bag

Jokowi Signs MoU to Protect Migrant Workers in Hong Kong

Foreign Minister, US Speaker Discuss Counter-Terrorism

Foreign Minister Retno Marsudi with Speaker of the US House of Representatives Paul Ryan on Capitol Hill, Washington DC on May 5.

Outreach

Understanding History Through Travel

Often regarded as “ancient” knowledge – history is not a subject which appeals to many youths. Uninteresting methods of teaching it at schools make it even less popular, despite the…

Recording History

A community created with the help of social media succeeded in popularizing history tours and essay writing among West Sulawesi youths.

Sidelines

Race