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News Indonesia » Culture: Indonesia celebrates unity in diversity at Janadriyah Saudi cultural festival

News channel or source: http://www.arabnews.com/node/1249991/saudi-arabia
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

Notably, this is Indonesia’s first participation in Janadriyah, the national heritage and culture festival named after the village on the northern outskirts of Riyadh, where it has been organized since its inception in 1985. Indonesia, represented by its ...

News Indonesia » Culture: Indonesian City Launches Anti-LGBT Task Force

News channel or source: https://www.advocate.com/world/2018/2/20/indonesian-city-launches-anti-lgbt-task-force
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

Such proposed amendments to its criminal code "betray strains of intolerance seemingly alien to Indonesian culture that have made inroads here," said Zeid bin Ra'ad Zeid al-Hussein, the United Nations high commissioner for human rights, according to The ...

News Indonesia » Culture: Beyond access: Making Indonesia’s education system work

News channel or source: https://www.lowyinstitute.org/beyond-access-making-indonesia-s-education-system-work
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

Under the New Order, the regime that ruled Indonesia from 1965 to 1998, education was highly centralised. The Ministry of Education and Culture had primary responsibility for managing all levels of the education system with a number of other central ...

News Indonesia » Culture: The Influence of Technology for Current and Future Education in Indonesia

News channel or source: https://finance.yahoo.com/news/influence-technology-current-future-education-002900886.html
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

Gatot Pramono, M.PET., Representative of Information and Communication Technology Center (Pustekkom) of the Ministry of Education and Culture Republic of Indonesia; Tyovan Arie, Founder and CEO Bahaso; Itje Chodijah, Education Expert. Maudy Ayunda ...

News Indonesia » Culture: How Indonesia Catches the Chili Culture

News channel or source: http://www.globalindonesianvoices.com/32204/how-indonesia-catches-the-chili-culture/
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

Jakarta, GIVnews.com – People and their craving is cyclic, they want this today and they want that on another day. The cycle will perhaps spin more quickly for fashion than for hobby or food. For food, they stay longer, much more longer than what you ...

News Indonesia » Culture: Indonesia’s war on the debauched Western atrocity known as Valentine’s Day

News channel or source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/worldviews/wp/2018/02/14/indonesias-war-on-the-debauched-western-atrocity-known-as-valentines-day/
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

Police officers in Surabaya, Indonesia's second-largest city ... “Valentine's Day reflects a culture which is not in line with Aceh's and Islamic law,” provincial governor Irwandi Yusuf said in a statement, according to Reuters.

News Indonesia » Culture: Indonesia: Polygamy On Rise

News channel or source: http://www.eurasiareview.com/20022018-indonesia-polygamy-on-rise/
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

Sadly, it’s becoming a phenomenon in Indonesia,” said Yuniyanti Chuzaifah ... marriages also occur “because they are considered approved by religion or local culture,” Azriana said. By definition, nikah siri must be sanctified by an Islamic ...

News Indonesia » Culture: Indonesia bans Valentine's Day celebrations as police detain couples and raid schools

News channel or source: https://www.msn.com/en-sg/news/other/indonesia-bans-valentines-day-celebrations-as-police-detain-couples-and-raid-schools/ar-BBJbEwl
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

Aceh is the only province in Indonesia that administers some areas of Islamic law. “Valentine’s Day reflects a culture which is not in line with Aceh’s and Islamic law,” he said in a statement, the Straits Times reported. These bans come following ...

News Indonesia » Culture: Indonesian police task force set up to ‘solve the LGBT disease’

News channel or source: http://www.pinknews.co.uk/2018/02/20/indonesian-police-task-force-set-up-to-solve-the-lgbt-disease/
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

And earlier that same month, eight men were arrested for holding a “gay party” in Surabaya, the second biggest city in Indonesia. (Getty) It was also announced that the country’s government would clamp down on gay culture – instituting a ban on ...

News Indonesia » Culture: CESL celebrates 50 years of 'international culture'

News channel or source: http://www.wildcat.arizona.edu/article/2018/02/a-cesl-50th-anv
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

“It’s a way to show American students how the Chinese culture is — what we have ... the CESL expects to receive more students from countries such as Thailand, Indonesia, Vietnam and China. RELATED: UA's Rodeo Team rides into its 79th year The ...