Bali bombing survivors are furious about the early release of Abu Bakar Bashir, who will be free to begin preaching again.
- by James Massola, Karuni Rompies & Amilia Rosa
Military officers said at a news conference that Aung San Suu Kyi ordered security forces to launch the offensive.
An Indian court sentenced a popular and flamboyant spiritual guru and three followers to life in prison on Thursday in the murder 16 years ago of a journalist who published a letter about the guru's alleged sexual exploitation of women.
The Indonesian cleric, who has served nine years in jail, is aged 81 and his health is poor.
- by James Massola, Amilia Rosa & Karuni Rompies
Residents in Tan Binh district received no warning of the demolitions earlier this month and were given little compensation, according to local media reports.
- by Rina Chandran
US President Donald Trump unveiled a revamped US missile defense strategy that called North Korea an ongoing and "extraordinary threat".
- by Phil Stewart
The first debate of Indonesia's 2019 presidential election posed key questions on terrorism, corruption and human rights, but provided few answers.
- by James Massola
Claire Johnson was due to return to Australia more than a week ago.
- by James Massola & Rachel Clun
The drills are Taiwan's first since Chinese President Xi Jinping reasserted Beijing's willingness to use military force to bring Taiwan under Chinese control.