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In honor of M. Dawam Rahardjo (April 20, 1942-May 30, 2018)
Indonesia’s biological diversity is not yet well documented in botanical illustrations. There are only a handful of botanical illustrators in the country.
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.
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.
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.
Transportation Minister Budi Karya Sumadi: Idul Fitri Holiday Traffic Headache
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.
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.
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.
Floating School for Islands Children
Micro waqf banks will help boost financial inclusion. It is important they accurately identify prospective customers.
Former corruption convicts are clearly unfit to represent the people. It's high time lawmakers revised the election law.
Followers of minority religions and faiths are still discriminated against. The political elite are at the root of the problem.
The world of soccer is undergoing a paradigm shift with more Muslim players lending color to different leagues.