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REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA — Fast Action Response (ACT) will depart to Somalia to deliver humanitarian aid on late April. President of the Fast Action Response (ACT) Ahyudin said they would…

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SOLO — Responding to the controversy related to his statement on last Friday (March 24) about segregation of religion and politics, President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) explained he said…

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BOGOR — People’s Consultative Assembly (MPR) Speaker Zulkifli Hasan officially opened the Islamic Unity Conference in Bogor, West Java, on Friday. The conference was attended by hundreds of scholars…

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA – An observer of Islamic Education KH Didin Hafidhuddin supported government’s effort in doing improvement of religious understanding among the society, especially the young generation. “I support…

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA — A Muslim scholar from India Zakir Abdul Karim Naik had a dialogue with the Chairman of Assembly Zulkifli Hasan and media reporters in Parliament building on…

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA — The Indonesian Ulema Council (MUI) has invited President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) to deliver a speech at the Community Economic Congress to be held in Jakarta on…

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA – An Advisory Board of the Central Board of Nahdlatul Ulama (PBNU) Kiai Ma’ruf Amin explained the relationship between politics and religion. He said that as a…

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA – An Advisory Board of the Central Board of Nahdlatul Ulama (PBNU) Kiai Ma’ruf Amin explained the relationship between politics and religion. He said that as a…

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA – A Muslim scholar KH Didin Hafidhuddin commented on the statement of President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) suggesting the separation of religion from politics. He said it was…

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA – A Muslim scholar KH Didin Hafidhuddin commented on the statement of President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) suggesting the separation of religion from politics. He said it was…

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Comments Off on Zainut Tauhid of MUI comments on Jokowi’s statement regarding religion and politics

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA – While inaugurating Zero Point monument of Islamic Civilization archipelago in District Barus, North Sumatra, President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) asked all parties to separate religion and politics….

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Comments Off on President should listen to people's aspiration in the upcoming 313 rally: GNPF

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA – The Muslims Forum (FUI) planned to held a new rally on Friday (March 31). The Coordinator of GNPF MUI’s legal team Kapitra Ampera said that the…

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Comments Off on Enlister of attendees of public lecture Zakir Naik exceed daily quota

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, YOGYAKARTA — Enlister of attendees of public lecture cleric Dr Zakir Naik at Muhammadiyah University of Yogyakarta (UMY) on April 3 exceeded daily quota. The quota was full…

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Comments Off on President to inaugurate six state Islamic universities soon

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, MEDAN — President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) will soon inaugurate six State Islamic Universities (UIN) to improve the quality of Islamic education in the country, Religious Affairs Minister Lukman…

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Comments Off on House agrees on hajj pilgrimage cost 2017 at Rp34.8 million

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA — The House of Representatives (DPR) and the government have agreed to draft hajj pilgrimage cost 2017 at an average of Rp34,890,321. “We have agreed to the…

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Comments Off on Indonesian voice about Islam is important in international debate: Amnesty International

JAKARTA — The General Secretary of Amnesty International Salil Shetty gave an attention to the debate about Islam in the world. It was stated when he met the Minister…

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Comments Off on Govt to discuss hajj pilgrimage cost with House

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA — The Indonesian government is scheduled to discuss the Hajj pilgrimage cost (BPIH) 2017 with the House of Representatives (DPR) on Friday (March 24), Religious Affairs Minister…

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Comments Off on Total benefit of hajj fund management for the pilgrims is still low

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA — The Deputy Chairman of  Commission VIII of the House of Representatives Iskan Qolba Lubis said hajj fund management should be transparent as it potency was big….

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Comments Off on Clerics deplore Beauty and the Beast movie passes the censorship

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA – Beauty and the Beast movie had its premiere in Indonesia on March 17 and brought controversy. The movie by Bill Condon was said to promote lesbian,…

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Comments Off on Bambang Sudibyo elected as World Zakat Forum Secretary General

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA — Chairman of the National Zakat (Baznas), Bambang Sudibyo, was elected as Secretary General of the World Zakat Forum (WZF) for the period of 2017 to 2020….

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Comments Off on President offers condolences on the death of KH Hasyim Muzadi

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA — Indonesian President Joko Widodo has expressed his condolence over the death of KH Hasyim Muzadi. Kiai Hasyim was a member of the Presidential Advisory Board the…

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Comments Off on New Hajj registration system requires fingerprints record

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA – Started from April, Hajj registration would involve the record of fingerprints and photos. It was not only implemented to the regular hajj, but also the special…

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Comments Off on KH Hasyim Muzadi spends his time and energy to Nahdlatul Ulama

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, REMBANG – The Nahdliyin lost a great figure as KH Hasyim Muzadi who died on Thursday. The role of ulemas from Bangilan, Tuban, was recognized in the national…

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Comments Off on KH Hasyim Muzadi's important messages to national figures

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA – The Former Chairman of the Central Board of Nahdlatul Ulama Hasyim Muzadi died on Thursday. He got several getting medical treatment in the hospital during the…

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Comments Off on KH Hasyim Muzadi passes away

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, MALANG — A member of the Presidential Advisory Board KH Hasyim Muzadi died on Thursday morning in his residence in the complex of Pondok Pesantren (Islamic Boarding School)…

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Comments Off on Vice President to lead funeral ceremony for KH Hasyim Muzadi

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA — Vice President M. Jusuf Kalla is scheduled to lead a funeral ceremony for Hasyim Muzadi, a prominent ulema who passed away on Thursday. The funeral will…

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Comments Off on House of worship should be the safest place: Minister

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA — Minister of Religious Affairs Lukman Hakim Saifuddin called all elements of societies to keep houses of worship to be safe from any social conflict. The calling…

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Comments Off on Sydney Hijab Spark presents Muslimah dress of Indonesian designers

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA — The Indonesian Consulate General in Sydney, Australia, has held a fashion show called “Sydney Hijab Spark,” which featured the Muslimah dresses of seven Indonesians on the…

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Comments Off on Zakir Naik to hold preach tours in Indonesia, here's his schedule

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA – Indian Muslim scholar Zakir Abdul Karim Naik planned to preach tours to Indonesia on April 2017. The idea of preach tours was said to came from…

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Comments Off on Minister launches Alquran recitation movement in colleges across archipelago

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA — The Alquran recitation movement in colleges across the archipelago was officially launched by Indonesian Minister of Research, Technology, and Higher Education M. Nasir at the Sebelas…