Amid a prolonged border dispute between Indonesia and Timor Leste, indigenous groups have signed an agreement to solve problems arising from the dispute.
From the war on drugs to a crackdown on human rights and environmental activists, life for Filipinos is increasingly nightmarish.
More women have been elected in the latest regional elections in Indonesia.
Containing wealthy corruptors in underfunded, understaffed prisons is like putting a grizzly bear in a wobbly bamboo cage designed to hold goats guarded by unskilled shepherds.
Caught in the middle: Lombok and Bali are exposed to earthquake and tsunamis risk due to a tectonic plate boundary to the south, but also a unique zone of activity that thrusts to the north.
A tectonic earthquake doesn't always trigger eruptions of nearby volcanoes. If an eruption happens, the volcano must already have been in a critical condition.
With two weeks to go to the formal announcement deadline, people are still clueless about the running mates for incumbent President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo and challenger Prabowo Subiantoro.
All five five planets visible to the naked-eye are on show in the night skies over Australia, and a Blood Moon on the way too.
Vote buying is deeply rooted in Indonesia despite opposition from the society and the fact that the proportion of votes influenced is fairly small.
Ex-offenders should be given a fair chance to redeem themselves after serving their time.
There are at least 400,000 stateless people living in Thailand – many of them young, like Adul. Here's what their lives are like.
It should not come as a surprise if the rupiah touches the Rp15,000 level by the end of the year.
Koro is widely believed to be a culturally localised delusion. But a theory that it's a fight-or-flight reflex might be corroborated by studying traditional healing treatments in Indonesia.
The looming prospect of a long stay in the cave has increased fears for the boys' mental health.
Indonesia has long been held up as a model of democratic transition in the Muslim world. This view of the country now needs rethinking.
Early exposure to a second (foreign) language will not disturb the children's language development. Some myths have been explained.
Malaysia's former leader is facing charges related to a wide-ranging financial scandal. The new government is sending a message that it's serious about cleaning up corruption.
Can Indonesia's defence industry attain self-sufficiency?
Trained and funded by Australia and the US, Detachment 88 is winning the fight against terrorism in Indonesia, though not without some controversy and continued challenges.
An objective elaboration and analysis of the government debt situation in Indonesia to help answer the public's concern on the prospect of the country's economy in the future.