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Penyanyi Dewa 19 dipenjara 18 bulan hina penyokong Ahok

Ahmad Dhani didapati bersalah sengaja menghasut kebencian terhadap sekumpulan individu berdasarkan bangsa, etnik atau kelas.

Selepas bebas, Basuki tidak mahu dikenali sebagai Ahok

Ahok dibebaskan hari ini selepas tamat menjalani hukuman penjara 2 tahun atas kesalahan penistaan agama.

Indonesia frees Christian politician jailed for blasphemy

An ethnic Chinese Christian, Ahok lost a 2017 bid to be re-elected governor over charges of insulting the Quran.

Indonesia reduces sentence of Christian inmates for Christmas

Annual policy applied on country's independence, religious festivals sees 9,333 prisoners have their sentences reduced, including former Jakarta governor Ahok.

Jakarta governor sworn in amid calls from hardliners for ‘Islamic lifestyle’

Anies Baswedan was inaugurated as Indonesia’s reputation for religious tolerance comes under scrutiny due to the rising clout of Islamists in a nation with large Christian, Hindu and Buddhist minorities.

Ahok to drop appeal against jail term ‘for sake of nation’

His wife Veronica Tan said the decision had been taken to try to end the drama that has divided Indonesian society in recent months.

UN urges Indonesia to free jailed Jakarta governor

The call came as the family of Basuki Tjahaja Purnama, known as Ahok, unexpectedly withdrew an appeal against his conviction and two-year jail term for blasphemy.

A Bible and a cell: A new life for Jakarta’s high-flying...

Brash and unafraid to take on the moneyed elite, Ahok was widely admired for his no-nonsense drive to modernise a chaotic city long plagued by traffic and flooding.

Supporters rally for Jakarta’s jailed Christian governor

The United Nations and European Union have expressed concerns over the verdict while Amnesty International said it "will tarnish Indonesia’s reputation for tolerance".

Ahok: Popular leader targeted by hardline anger

Some of his policies – particularly a drive to evict poor, riverside communities – caused anger, but many in Jakarta said their lives had changed for the better since he took power.

Why is religious intolerance on the rise in Indonesia?

Faith-based tension has been mounting in recent years in the world's most populous Muslim-majority country, undermining its pluralist reputation.

Ahok dipenjara 2 tahun kerana hina Islam

Basuki Tjahaja Purnama yang lebih dikenali sebagai Ahok diheret ke mahkamah tahun lepas atas dakwaan menghina Islam ketika berkempen untuk pilihan raya gabenor.

Ahok jailed for 2 years for blasphemy

Basuki Tjahaja Purnama, known by his nickname Ahok, was hauled into court last year to face trial for allegedly insulting Islam while campaigning for re-election in a case critics said was politically motivated.

Jakarta governor to learn fate after blasphemy trial

Purnama has denied wrongdoing, though he apologized for comments he made last year criticizing his opponents’ use of the Quran in political campaigning.

Jakarta nantikan keputusan akhir kes Ahok

Gabenor bukan Islam Jakarta itu akan melepaskan jawatannya Oktober ini.

Lessons from Ahok’s defeat

Former Jakarta governor lost not because of his poor ability or performance, but the religious and identity disapproval.

Faktor emosi punca Trump menang, Ahok kalah

Rakyat Malaysia sememangnya beremosi dan semua parti politik di negara ini mengambil risiko amat tinggi pada PRU14 jika memilih untuk memandang rendah faktor emosi.

Ahok tewas pilihan raya gabenor Jakarta

Ahok mengucapkan tahniah kepada Anies sambil berkata 'Tuhan yang memberi dan yang mengambil'.

Ahok atau Anies, pengundi Jakarta tentukan hari ini

Kedua-dua mereka bertanding semula selepas gagal mendapatkan undi sekurang-kurangnya 50% untuk jawatan gabenor.

Indonesia delays blasphemy trial of Jakarta’s Christian governor

The prosecution's main reason in asking for a delay was to have more time to prepare.

Hakim ketepi video suntingan dalam kes Ahok hina Islam

Hakim berkata, video itu tidak boleh dikategorikan sebagai bukti kerana ia tidak dirampas polis dan sudah diserahkan kepada Pejabat Pendakwa Raya Jawa Barat sebagai sebahagian kes jenayah terhadap lelaki yang memuat naik video terbabit.

Jakarta governor race to be decided in April run-off

Purnama, who is on trial for blasphemy, topped the first round with 43 percent and will go head-to-head with Anies Baswedan who came second with 40 percent.

Indonesian Islamist leader testifies at Jakarta governor trial

Shihab gave evidence for the prosecution in the trial as a religious expert, as hundreds took part in rival rallies outside the Jakarta court, with some supporting the FPI leader and others backing Purnama.

Indonesia Islamists urge ouster of Jakarta governor, plan more protests

A second round is due in mid-April with Purnama competing against a former education minister, Anies Baswedan, who has appealed to the Muslim vote in the city of more than 10 million.