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Dari tentang pelobi Jokowi hingga Lorenzo raih gelar juara dunia MotoGP musim ini

Nov 09, 2015 - 7:00 AM

Juga di wRap 9 November: Direktur PTSP Badan Pengusahaan Batam dipastikan terlibat ISIS dampak erupsi Gunung Barujari terhadap jadwal pernerbangan serta kegiatan operasional sejumlah bandara dan serunya The 90s Festival

JOKOWI. Presiden Republik Indonesia Joko "Jokowi" Widodo. Foto oleh EPA

KPK vs Police: A proxy conflict?

Feb 20, 2015 - 7:32 PM

Despite not having the numbers in the House of representatives President Joko Widodo has been able to score victories But as the national police and corruption commission battle shows that could soon change writes Jacqueline Hicks

SAVE KPK. Activists protesting the police's perceived criminalization of KPK. Photo by Gatta Dewabrata/Rappler

Malaysia: Life after Anwar

Feb 12, 2015 - 10:50 AM

Malaysia expert Dr John Funston from the ANU College of Asia and the Pacific discusses what Anwar s conviction means for the country’s political future

In this photo, Malaysian Opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim speaks in front his supporters ahead of his sodomy trial verdict during a gathering in Petaling Jaya, near Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia,09 Febuary 2015. Fazry Ismail/EPA

Crocodiles, cronies and cars in Indonesia

Feb 09, 2015 - 12:56 PM

As Joko Widodo faces off against corruption scandals cronies and rent seekers his presidency of promised reform is already at risk of descending into farce writes Hamish McDonald

PATRONS. File photo showing President Joko Widodo (right) with the heads of two major political parties supporting him, PDI-P's Megawati Sukarnoputri (middle) and Nasdem's Surya Paloh (left). Photo by EPA

Jokowi: Hope for Papua?

Nov 26, 2014 - 4:49 PM

One of Jokowi’s ‘trademarks’ dialogue offers the best chance of giving disaffected Papua what it needs and wants

This photo taken on June 5, 2014 shows Presidential candidate Joko Widodo greeting his supporters during the second day of campaigning for the election in Jayapura, Papua. Photo by Cunding Levi/AFP

Jokowi fails first test

Oct 27, 2014 - 2:23 PM

What is really striking about the new cabinet is how bad some of the appointments are writes Australian National University’s Edward Aspinall

WORKING CABINET. President Joko Widodo (C) accompanied by his Vice President Jusuf Kalla (C-R) and some of his new ministers at the State Palace in Jakarta on October 26, 2014. Photo by Adi Weda/EPA

Voting number 1 in Indonesia

Jul 16, 2014 - 3:49 PM

Exploring the mechanics of a Prabowo win on the banks of a Jakarta slum

COST OF A VOTE. Residents received small, but much needed amounts, to vote Prabowo. Photo by J.McIntosh