Stories About ‘Jakarta’

The following stories talk about the subject ‘Jakarta’.

Sheila Marcia & Roger Danuarta

Monday, August 11th, 2008, by . 23 Comments

Sheila MarciaRather attractive young actress Sheila Marcia is caught with drugs, as is her boyfriend whatshisname.


Kampung Pulo, Pinang Ranti

Friday, August 1st, 2008, by . 67 Comments

Church burningA violent neighbourhood dispute over a Christian theological college in East Jakarta.


Adinda Bakrie & Seng-Hoo Ong

Sunday, July 27th, 2008, by . 38 Comments

LampungAdinda Bakrie marries Seng-Hoo Ong in lavish style in a multi-billion rupiah affair.


Dewi Perssik & Wong Telu

Tuesday, July 15th, 2008, by . 7 Comments

Ross worries that TVRI is cheating the nation out of seeing Dewi Persik and Wong Telu.


Indonesians vs. Jakarta Expats

Monday, July 14th, 2008, by . 104 Comments

HansHans takes a pictorial look at differences between Indonesians in Jakarta and their western guests.


Power Blackouts

Tuesday, July 8th, 2008, by . 12 Comments

PLNPlanned electricity blackouts in some areas of Jakarta in July. Don't panic!


Jakarta People & Cultures

Tuesday, July 1st, 2008, by . 4 Comments

A Betawi figure worries that many immigrants to Jakarta are too narrow in their cultural perspective.


Acha Septriasa in Malaysia

Thursday, June 26th, 2008, by . 4 Comments

Actress-singer Acha Septriasa on life in Malaysia, doing household chores, and missing home.


My Friend the Fanatic

Friday, June 13th, 2008, by . 143 Comments

Sadanand Dhume's My Friend the Fanatic - Travels with an Indonesian Islamist.


Habib Rizieq Shihab

Wednesday, June 11th, 2008, by . 31 Comments

Well-fed FPI head man Habib Rizieq has plenty of celebrity visitors to keep him company in police lock-up.


Ustad Jefry Al Buchori

Friday, June 6th, 2008, by . 5 Comments

Ustad Jefry Al Buchori Smiling, celebrity Muslim cleric Ustad Jeffry Al Buchori has no time for the Front Pembela Islam.


Chinese & Asian Stereotype

Friday, June 6th, 2008, by . 134 Comments

An Indonesian-Australian looks at stereotypes of Chinese in Indonesia, Asians in Australia, and western men who like Asian women.


FPI, Komando Laskar Islam & Munarman

Wednesday, June 4th, 2008, by . 55 Comments

FPI Arrests of dozens of Front Pembela Islam and Komando Laskar Islam members in Jakarta, and forced closures of FPI branches in central and eastern Java.


FPI & Aliansi Kebangsaan untuk Kebebasan Beragama

Monday, June 2nd, 2008, by . 41 Comments

Video of the Front Pembela Islam attack on a religious freedom rally in Jakarta, and president Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono's response.


Transportasi Umum Jakarta

Monday, June 2nd, 2008, by . 4 Comments

Ross memberikan saran mengenai bepergian naik bis dan protes terhadap orang yang berpandangan bahwa jaringan transportasi umum di Jakarta tidak aman.


Jakarta Public Transport

Monday, June 2nd, 2008, by . 11 Comments

Ross offers tips for travelling on Jakarta's buses, and rails against those who view the city's public transportation network as unsafe.


ML, Mau Lagi

Friday, May 16th, 2008, by . 27 Comments

Mau Lagi Provocatively titled film "ML" (Mau Lagi) excites protests and has its release postponed.


May 1998 Jakarta Riots

Friday, May 16th, 2008, by . 137 Comments

Spew looks back on the May 1998 riots and the issues of mass rapes, anti-Chinese sentiment, and how the rioters came to be judged.


VIP Escort

Monday, April 28th, 2008, by . 5 Comments

Jusuf KallaMajor General Suwarno of the TNI, escort for VVIP Jusuf Kalla, has a lot on his mind.


Diana Abbas Thalib

Monday, April 21st, 2008, by . 12 Comments

Diana Abbas ThalibJustice Party politician Hidayat Nurwahid's wife-to-be, the lovely widow Diana Abbas Thalib of Kemang.


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