Stories About ‘The Island of Java’

The following stories talk about the subject ‘The Island of Java’.

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.

PKS & Tifatul Sembiring

Monday, May 26th, 2008, by . 4 Comments

The Justice Party's ideology, recent electoral wins, and chances of success for 2009 general and presidential elections.

Purwakarta Church Burned Down

Monday, May 26th, 2008, by . 102 Comments

Church burning A church is burned down in Purwakarta, West Java by local people feeling slighted at the lack of response to their protests over its construction.

Group & Mass Weddings

Monday, May 19th, 2008, by . 18 Comments

Marrying off old and poor people and those living in sin, it's mass wedding ceremony season.

Islamic Syncretism Examples

Wednesday, May 7th, 2008, by . 30 Comments

Sunan Bonang How many men taught the Javanese their Islam, how far they succeeded and whether the Javanese are really just heathens.

Classic Literature Reading Lists

Monday, May 5th, 2008, by . 14 Comments

Spew says Indonesians are being denied much of the country's greatest literature, for political reasons.

Treason Acts, Trials & Penalties

Wednesday, April 30th, 2008, by . 3 Comments

RMSThe Indonesian state remains vigilant against acts of treason and threats to its integrity, serious or otherwise.

Shopping Mall Churches

Monday, April 28th, 2008, by . 90 Comments

Mall ChurchChurch services in malls, people in West Java are flocking to shopping malls in order to pray.

Impatient People

Wednesday, April 23rd, 2008, by . 28 Comments

Impatient people in West Java province who can't wait for the banning of the Ahmadiyah sect.

Ahmad Heryawan & Dede Yusuf

Monday, April 14th, 2008, by . 14 Comments

Islamic parties on track for victory in the West Java election.

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