Stories About ‘Sulawesi (Celebes)’

The following stories talk about the subject ‘Sulawesi (Celebes)’.

Makassar Seethes Against Chinese

Tuesday, May 9th, 2006, by . 7 Comments

Anti-Chinese feelings in the rough and tumble city of Makassar in south Sulawesi have been aroused over the death of a house-maid in the employ of a Chinese family.

Eighteen Regencies Sharia Bound

Thursday, May 4th, 2006, by . 2 Comments

Syafi’i Anwar, of the International Centre for Islam and Pluralism (ICIP), remarks on the growing demand for sharia based law in provincial areas of Indonesia.

32nd Worst Country In The World

Wednesday, May 3rd, 2006, by . 1 Comment

According to an organisation called the “Fund for Peace” Indonesia ranks 32nd worst in the list of failed states in the world.

JI Strategy & Tactics

Tuesday, April 25th, 2006, by . No Comments

Jemaah Islamiyah, JI, is believed to have a two-pronged strategy in its war in Indonesia, that is, it seeks to attack western interests, as well as stoke the fires of sectarian conflict among Indonesians.

Koran Reading Ability In South Sulawesi

Tuesday, April 18th, 2006, by . 1 Comment

The provincial government of South Sulawesi has decided that ability to read the Koran is a must for Muslim citizens.

“Sweeping” of Australians

Thursday, April 6th, 2006, by . 2 Comments

A group of university students in Yogyakarta went looking for Australians staying in major hotels in the city yesterday, to vent their outrage over the Papuan visa matter and the rude cartoon of the president, and kick the Australians out presumably.

Zaskia Adya Mecca

Wednesday, March 22nd, 2006, by . 104 Comments

The lovely Zaskia Adya Mecca has been enlisted in an anti-abortion campaign in south Sulawesi.

Poso & Palu News

Tuesday, February 28th, 2006, by . No Comments

Poso political problems.

Smuggling of Explosives

Saturday, February 18th, 2006, by . No Comments

Smuggling of explosives in Borneo.


Friday, February 17th, 2006, by . 2 Comments

Ahmadiyah and the struggle for Indonesia.

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