Michael Bachelard Jakarta: The rape of a five-year old boy in the toilets of the prestigious Jakarta International School has shocked the expatriate community and prompted a discussion in Indonesia about the...
Aubrey Belford Indonesia expects ties with Australia to remain on ice for at least six months given the time it will take to negotiate a code of conduct to govern intelligence gathering in the wake of reports...
Michael Bachelard When the parents of Demianus and Seth Gobay died in their small West Papua village in Nabire perhaps five years ago, not all their six children could afford to stay at school.
Michael Bachelard Indonesia's foreign ministry has called in Australia’s ambassador and issued a “strong demand” that he immediately explain the news that the Australian embassy in Jakarta was used as a post to spy on...
Six suspected terrorists killed in a New Year’s Eve police raid near Jakarta had planned a string of attacks targeting the US embassy, a church and Buddhist temples, police say.
Michael Bachelard Indonesian authorities have been forced to strengthen security around the presidential palace that Kevin Rudd is due to visit next week after two boxes of dynamite went missing.
Miss Apollo 2013 drag show at the Apollo nightclub in Jakarta, Indonesia. April 21, 2013.
Jakarta’s old city has 284 old buildings, about half of which are abandoned or neglected. The centrepiece of this sad legacy is Fatahillah Square, Kota, once the commercial and administrative hub of...
Michael Bachelard Religious fundamentalists threatening chaos force pop diva to pull out.
Michael Bachelard A mob of Indonesian Islamists waving jihad flags attacks the US embassy in Jakarta, throwing rocks and bricks, but they were repelled by tear gas and riot police.
Hardline Muslim cleric Abu Bakar Bashir arrives in court to hear terror charges against him.
Philip Dorling, Nick McKenzie The United States fears that Indonesian government neglect, rampant corruption and human rights abuses are stoking unrest in its troubled province of West Papua.
Ben Bohane WEST PAPUAN leaders are warning of a "total intifada" in their Indonesian-ruled homeland, saying the failure of the Pacific Islands Forum to discuss their independence may mean the end of its...
Jakarta Indonesia will stop sending domestic helpers to Saudi Arabia because a maid was beheaded for the murder of her Saudi employer.
Clashes erupt between protesters and police in Jakarta over an area containing a sacred tomb.
Paul Tatnell Tributes are pouring in for a NSW man who was found dead in his Jakarta apartment overnight.
Kanupriya Kapoor By Kanupriya Kapoor
Michael Bachelard Schapelle Corby admitted her guilt and said the fateful 2004 drug run that saw her locked up for ten years was actually her fourth trip to Bali as a courier, according to fellow Australian prisoner...
Michael Bachelard Indonesia's mind-bogglingly complex parliamentary election on Wednesday is likely to set the scene for the presidential hopes of the popular Jakarta governor, Joko "Jokowi" Widodo.
Michael Bachelard Indonesia's most popular politician failed to propel his party to the heights expected of him in Wednesday’s parliamentary election.