2013 Miss World Contest will be held in Indonesia next September. The committee affirmed that the competition is not only woman beauty contest, 3B (Beauty, Brain and Behavior) but there is new concept called beauty with purpose.
The Egyptian military has carried out its threat against those performing the sit-ins in the two squares Rabaa Al-Adaweya and Al-Nahda in Cairo, who have protested against the removal of Mohammed Morsi by the Army, and demanded his return to office.
Finally, the Indonesia government has decided to increase the price of oil. The premium price has become Rp. 6500/ liter. While solar price has become 5.500/Liter. The government argues that the decision is taken to lessen the abundance of subsidy that is excessive.
Hizb ut Tahrir condemns the decision of the Indonesian government to host the degrading Miss World pageant which not only insults and violates the sublime Islamic values of modesty and chastity but also denigrates women, reducing them to objects of men's desire.
The government decided to increase the price of oil. It will be in the range of 6500 per liter. The government argues that the decision is taken to lessen the massive subsidy. Indeed, the subsidy of fuel in the State Budget of 2013 has reached Rp. 274, 7 trillion.
House of Representative is currently discussing the Bill of Social Organization. The bill is assumed important to manage society. But in the reality, it has the spirit of controlling and repression by reviving the sole basis (Article 2), restricting social organization from political activity (Article 7) and strict controls from government (Article 58, 61 and 62).
The report titled "Globalizing Torture: CIA Extraordinary Rendition and Secret Detention" released by the Open Society Foundation (OSF) on Tuesday, 5 of February 2013, has clearly shown the involvement of dozens of Muslim countries such as Afghanistan, Algeria, Azerbaijan, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Egypt, Libya, Malaysia, Morocco, Pakistan, Saudi Arabia, Somalia, Syria, Turkey, United Arab Emirates
Finally, through the preliminary session held on Tuesday (12/2), the House of Representative approved the Bill of Prevention and Eradication of Terrorism Financing to be law. The discussion process of this bill was away from the media reporting and public attention.