Stories About ‘West Java’

The following stories talk about the subject ‘West Java’.

Mujahidin Council Unwelcome

Monday, September 11th, 2006, by . 4 Comments

Some villagers in Sukabumi, West Java force a Mujahidin Council training camp to disperse.

Contractual Romance in Puncak

Wednesday, August 2nd, 2006, by . 42 Comments

Rich Arab men seeking quickie “marriages”, and then quickie divorces, in the resort town of Puncak, near Jakarta, may no longer be welcome.

Religious Bullying in Elections

Wednesday, June 7th, 2006, by . No Comments

An official from a body that seeks to educate the public on elections says many local and regional elections are marred by candidates use of religious symbols and language.

Islamic Mob Rule

Monday, April 24th, 2006, by . No Comments

A group of liberal Muslim leaders said at a conference on Saturday that the prevalence of mob rule threatened to cause the break-up of the country.

Bogor Church Closed

Sunday, March 26th, 2006, by . No Comments

A house that was used for church services in the city of Bogor, near Jakarta, has been forced to close due to residents’ complaints.

Fill in the Questionnaire

Saturday, February 25th, 2006, by . 1 Comment

Bandung is in West Java province and West Java has the reputation of being a fairly strict place in terms of the prevailing interpretations of Muslim beliefs and practises.

Radicalism and National Security

Friday, December 30th, 2005, by . No Comments

A speech by an Indonesian police chief on radicalism and national security.

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