How many of us who constantly talk about the capital’s problems are actually willing to get our hands dirty and do something to make it a better place?
A 4 year-old boy, identified as KM, tragically died this morning after he fell from his apartment unit on the 18th floor of the Green Bay Pluit apartments in North Jakarta.
This morning, officials from the Transport Dept. caused an uproar amongst a group of motorcycle taxi drivers waiting for orders in the area underneath the flyover on Jalan Satrio, in front of Mal Ambassador.
Minister Yohana Yembise said negligent parents should also be held responsible if their child is molested.
Might be a worthy cause for many Jakartans.
In yet another sad example of the Indonesian police being unwilling to stand up to extremists, a screening of a documentary about the May 1998 riots that was scheduled to take place in Solo, Central Java last Thursday night was cancelled at the last minute after a group of “unknown men” entered the venue and demanded that it be shut down.
A new government decree requiring credit card providers to submit transaction details - including customer and merchant identities - to the tax office as of May 31 appears to be spooking consumers with card activity falling in April.
Two male passengers sexually harass Garuda flight attendant, are met by airport security at end of flightThis will hopefully serve as a lesson to others who think they can make sexist jokes with impunity.
- Monkeys do seem to enjoy taking selfies.
- China wants deeper military ties with Indonesia and will strengthen cooperation on bilateral and multilateral issues, China's defense minister told his Indonesian counterpart, after a recent diplomatic spat in the South China Sea.
- What are you doing this weekend?