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Edition 08 June 2018

  • Dawam
    Sidelines

    Dawam

    In honor of M. Dawam Rahardjo (April 20, 1942-May 30, 2018)

  • Illustrations In Diversity
    Science & Technology

    Illustrations In Diversity

    Indonesia’s biological diversity is not yet well documented in botanical illustrations. There are only a handful of botanical illustrators in the country.

  • Education For Disadvantaged Children
    Outreach

    Education For Disadvantaged Children

    Achieving educational equity in Indonesia faces several hurdles, including limitations in infrastructure, educational facilities, and qualified instructors. These poor conditions have inspired several youths to act. Young people have opened classes in several provinces, including in the city of Makassar, South Sulawesi. In Pangkep, also in South Sulawesi, three youths pioneered the Floating School, a program meant to reach children living on small islands. Tempo English reports.

  • Election Year Drama
    Law

    Election Year Drama

    In the month of May, the police detained and named eight persons suspects over social media posts. But guilty verdicts will require proof of motive and malicious intent.

  • Waiting for a New Salah in Russia
    Cover Story

    Waiting for a New Salah in Russia

    THE 2018 World Cup event, held in Russia, will become the forum where a number of Muslim players, whose countries have succeeded in entering this prestigious four-yearly tournament, would be able to prove themselves.

  • Interview

    Interview

    Transportation Minister Budi Karya Sumadi: Idul Fitri Holiday Traffic Headache

    FOR Transportation Minister Budi Karya Sumadi, taking a leave during the Idul Fitri (end of fasting month) holiday is impossible.

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  • National

    Still a Second Class Citizen

    Following the Constitutional Court's decision, adherents of non-mainstream faiths are still subjected to discrimination. The government's plan to issue two types of national IDs is criticized.

  • Economy

    Easy Loan, Low Interests

    A micro wakaf bank at Tebuireng Islamic Boarding School is aiming at female entrepreneurs and women planning to start a business. Customers are requesting for an increase in the loan ceiling.

  • Arts & Culture

    Color Through Contrast

    Goenawan Mohamad’s color drawings were curated for an exhibition titled Warna. This showed there is an alternative to the norm that colors are simply “insertions” in sketches and black-and-white drawings.

  • Outreach

    Floating School for Islands Children

    Every weekend, children from three islands in the Pangkep Regency, South Sulawesi, gather on the beach to welcome the Floating School.

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  • Waqf Funds for Micro Businesses
    Opinion

    Waqf Funds for Micro Businesses

    Micro waqf banks will help boost financial inclusion. It is important they accurately identify prospective customers.

  • Should Corruptors Return To Office?
    Opinion

    Should Corruptors Return To Office?

    Former corruption convicts are clearly unfit to represent the people. It's high time lawmakers revised the election law.

  • Minorities Victimized By Politics
    Opinion

    Minorities Victimized By Politics

    Followers of minority religions and faiths are still discriminated against. The political elite are at the root of the problem.

  • Soccer and the Presence of Muslim Athletes
    Opinion

    Soccer and the Presence of Muslim Athletes

    The world of soccer is undergoing a paradigm shift with more Muslim players lending color to different leagues.

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