Annisa Nurul Aziza

indonesia

Indonesian Cops Jailed Over Acid Attack on Graft Investigator After Widely Panned Three-Year Probe

The officers who carried out the attack were given light sentences due to their claim that they didn't mean to leave the investigator blind in one eye.
Ikhwan Hastanto
7.19.20
indonesia

Frenchman Found Dead in Jail Cell After Allegedly Molesting As Many As 300 Indonesian Minors

The scale of the alleged abuse is a grim reminder of Indonesia's apparent inability to protect its children against sexual predators.
Ikhwan Hastanto
7.13.20
indonesia

Nine Female Cyclists in Indonesia’s Banda Aceh Were Tracked Down by Police For Wearing ‘Sexy’ Clothes

The incident has dragged the province's controversial Sharia-based dress code back into the spotlight. As for the riders' offending garb? Long-sleeved shirts and dark slacks.
Ikhwan Hastanto
7.8.20
indonesia

Indonesia's House of Representatives Dropped an Anti-Sexual Violence Bill

The proposed law, a deputy commissioner said, was "too difficult to discuss."
Ikhwan Hastanto
7.6.20

Why Do Indonesians Keep Taking Back the Bodies of COVID-19 Patients by Force?

It has to do with cultural expectations, for one thing, and stigma, for another, but some say the government could also stand to be a little more flexible.
Ikhwan Hastanto
6.21.20
Environmental Extremes

The ‘World’s Largest Dump’ Is in Indonesia and It’s a Ticking Time Bomb

We take a closer look at that dumpsite reposted by Leonardo DiCaprio on Instagram
Annisa Nurul Aziza
10.14.19
Views My Own

I Self-Induced An Illegal Abortion With Pills I Bought Online

In Indonesia, abortion is illegal in most cases. So when young women like me get pregnant but are not ready to have a child, we are forced to seek out dangerous self-administered alternatives.
Satira
7.11.19
Social Media

An Indonesian University Is Accepting YouTubers And Exempting Them From Entrance Exams

Content creators with 10,000 subscribers or more can skip an Indonesian university’s entrance exam.
Ikhwan Hastanto
7.11.19
Culture

DC Comics Discovers it's Perfectly Legal for an Indonesian Company to 'Invent' Superman Chocolates

DC isn't the first company to learn this. Toyota, ASICS, IKEA, Polo Ralph Lauren, and Pierre Cardin have all lost legal cases to Indonesian bootleggers.
Annisa Nurul Aziza
5.30.19