Demokrasi itu bukan hanya tak haram, tapi wajib dalam Islam. Menegakkan demokrasi itu salah satu prinsip Islam, yakni syuro.
A group of nine Indonesian religious leaders and nine prominent activists met with President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono on Monday regarding the Governments' failure to address increasing violence and discrimination between religions. The group of leaders, representing 5 religions, released a sta ..
JAKARTA, KOMPAS.com - The Wahid Institute is assisting in the repatriation of Indonesian volunteers for Gaza by coordinating with the foreign ministry, among others. In its press release issued on Sunday, the institute said Surya Fahrizal, one of the Indonesian volunteers, has gradually recovered fr ..
On Monday (31/5), the Israel army attacked the Mavi Marmara ship on the international water, 65 kilometers from the shore of Gaza.
President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono is scheduled to leave Jakarta Tuesday morning for a one-day visit to Makassar, South Sulawesi, to open the six-day national congress of the Nahdlatul Ulama (NU), Indonesia's largest Muslim organization.
Former Indonesian President Abdurrahman Wahid was a key religious moderate and spiritual leader of one of the world's largest Muslim organizations. Mr. Wahid, an almost-blind and wheelchair-bound cleric whose health had deteriorated in recent years, died in Jakarta on Wednesday at age 69.
The world just lost the first democratically elected president of the largest Muslim country in the world when on December 30, 2009, former President of Indonesia, Abdurrahman Wahid, affectionately known as Gus Dur, died. He was renowned for his wisdom and deep commitment to dialogue among the relig ..
WHEN the former Indonesian president Abdurrahman Wahid succumbed to a long battle with kidney disease and diabetes, President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono called for seven days of national mourning. For many millions of Indonesia's 240 million citizens, the mourning is very personal.
ABDURRAHMAN ad-DAKHIL WAHID 7-9-1940 - 30-12-2009