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#ThewRap: Things you need to know, February 15, 2017

Feb 15, 2017 - 12:00 PM

Hello Here s a roundup of news you need to know this Wednesday

Thousands of Islamic groups protest against governor's alleged blasphemy

Nov 04, 2016 - 6:43 PM

While the protest was peaceful some posters called for violence against the Jakarta governor

Para pengunjuk rasa sebelum salat Jumat. Foto oleh Sakinah Ummu Haniy/Rappler.

Authorities fear violence at planned protest by Islamic groups. Here's what you need to know.

Nov 03, 2016 - 10:50 PM

A cheat sheet on the November 4 protest that has government officials police and military on edge

ROUND TWO. The first demonstration in October attracted about 5,000 protesters according to police. Photo by Diego Batara/Rappler

The wRap Indonesia: Thousands flee after church-burning, Ahok popularity

Oct 15, 2015 - 6:00 AM

Other stories include the foreign death toll on the hajj stampede the murder trial date of a man accused of killing two Indonesian women and babies suffering from pneumonia due to the haze

The wRap Indonesia: Dec. 2, 2014

Dec 02, 2014 - 11:01 AM

Jokowi flies commercial again FPI appoints its own Jakarta governor the military is looking for the best way to sink illegal ships and more

NO TO AHOK. Members of FPI burn an effigy of Jakarta Governor Basuki 'Ahok' Tjahaja Purnama during a protest outside the governor's office in Jakarta on December 1, 2014. Photo by AFP

The wRap Indonesia: Nov. 20, 2014

Nov 20, 2014 - 11:43 AM

The new head of graft ridden oil and gas regulator SKKMigas Indonesia s ranking in the Global Terrorism Index the new Jakarta governor s priorities and more

The wRap Indonesia: Nov. 19, 2014

Nov 19, 2014 - 11:56 AM

Jokowi s tough line on illegal fishing the nationwide public transport strike in protest of the fuel price hike Ahok s inauguration as Jakarta governor and more

PROTEST. Indonesian students lay down on the street during an anti-fuel price hike protest at the presidential palace in Jakarta on November 18, 2014. Photo by Bagus Indahono/EPA

The wRap Indonesia: Nov. 17, 2014

Nov 17, 2014 - 11:19 AM

Jokowi s instructions to his cabinet upon returning Ahok s inauguration as Jakarta governor this week the result of ebola tests on 5 patients from Africa and more

JOKOWI AND BASUKI. Joko Widodo 'Jokowi' (C-L) and Basuki Tjahaja Purnama (C-R) ride on a royal carriage during a parade as a part of the world royal heritage festival in Jakarta, Indonesia, 08 December 2013. Adi Weda/EPA

Indonesia president-elect faces huge reform challenge

Jul 27, 2014 - 4:17 PM

After his resounding victory in Indonesia s presidential race Jakarta governor Joko “Jokowi” Widodo now faces the daunting task of taking the world s third biggest democracy forward as resistance to reform lingers

PEOPLE’S CHOICE. Now president-elect from the Indonesia Democratic Party for Struggle Joko Widodo raises his fingers in this file photo as he greeted his supporters in Jakarta, Indonesia, 23 July 2014. Photo bt Adi Weda / EPA

Indonesia votes for a muddle

Apr 12, 2014 - 7:00 AM

The word now is negotiation Parties will be scrambling to form effective coalitions to get on the ballot in July

Indonesian elections: The heat is on

Apr 11, 2014 - 7:26 AM

250 million strong Indonesia – the world’s largest Muslim democracy – went to the polls this week

Jokowi time in Indonesia

Mar 23, 2014 - 9:00 AM

With the election cycle in Indonesia just beginning Jokowi is a potentially transformative figure