The custom of female circumcision remains good business in Indonesia
Some Indonesians say they circumcise their daughters for their wellbeing. Others say it's for religious reasons. For the health workers who perform it, it's simply profitable.
Indonesia's answer to Buzzfeed has insane potential
The potential market in Indonesia for viral content is pretty much unparalleled anywhere else in the world.
The number of children smoking in Indonesia is getting out of control
It's been almost 5 years since Indonesia's smoking baby went viral. And the problem has only gotten worse.
This insane fruit is probably the world’s most celebrated (and persecuted)
It smells like hell but tastes like heaven to those who know it best. And it kind of makes you high.
Indonesia rejects Australian proposal of prisoner swap for death row pair
Indonesia is expected to decide on the date for the executions in a few days, said Tony Spontana, spokesman for the attorney general's office.
Two Australian drug smugglers on Indonesian death row have arrived on 'execution island'
Execution could be imminent for Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran, the ringleaders of the so-called "Bali Nine" drug smuggling gang.
After Tony Abbott’s insults, Indonesians seek to refund Australia for tsunami aid
Hoping to block the execution of two Australians, the prime minister unleashed social media outrage among Indonesia's many death penalty supporters.
Indonesia’s ‘liberal’ president is about to execute more drug smugglers
This time, the firing squad is set to claim a talented Australian artist.
Thailand considered sourcing your fish dinner with prison labor
The astoundingly bad idea highlights the terrible state of affairs in Thailand's fishing industry.
AirAsia black box has been found, Indonesia authorities say: Reports
Search crews have located a data recorder that could help explain why Flight 8501 went down two weeks ago.
AirAsia jet tail found, black box may be close
The black box could finally reveal what happened to AirAsia Flight 8501.
Indonesia may be close to finding AirAsia flight's 'black box'
Indonesian naval captain says they may have found the plane's tail section, which is where the crucial 'black box' is located.
More AirAsia wreckage found but weather frustrates divers
Indonesian officials say five pieces of wreckage have now been pinpointed on the sea floor off Borneo.
Four large parts of crashed AirAsia jet found on sea floor
Authorities said the flight had violated the terms of its license for the Surabaya to Singapore route by flying on a Sunday, the day it plunged into the sea.
South Korean plane finds six bodies of AirAsia crash victims
A South Korean maritime patrol aircraft on a search mission for victims of a crashed AirAsia jet found six bodies Friday, Seoul's defense ministry said.
Divers to search for AirAsia black box and wreckage after debris and bodies found
A QZ8501 plane crash victim was found wearing a life jacket, raising all kinds of questions about plane's last moments.
Bodies and debris from AirAsia Flight 8501 pulled from the sea off Indonesia
Relatives of those on board watching TV footage broke down in tears.
What's next for the families of AirAsia Flight 8501 passengers?
More waiting, first of all.
Here’s one reason Southeast Asia’s skies are getting so chaotic
Thanks to Asia’s rising middle class, the stratosphere is getting really crowded.
Indonesia says missing AirAsia plane could be at 'bottom of sea'
The Indonesian agency searching for AirAsia Flight 8501, which had 162 people on board, said the plane probably sank after it was presumed to have crashed off the Indonesian coast on Sunday.
Flight from Indonesia to Singapore loses contact: media
An AirAsia flight from Surabaya lost contact with air traffic control on Sunday, Indonesian media said.
Survivors and victims from dozens of countries mark 10 years since the world's deadliest tsunami
The 2004 Indian Ocean earthquake and tsunami that followed created one of the worst natural disasters in human history.
These tsunami survivors prove just how resilient people can be
Few tragedies compare to the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami. Ten years later, life forges on.
Indonesian officials want to stash 10,000 refugees on a desert island
With Australia growing hostile toward asylum seekers, Indonesia says they’ve become a burden.
Why that Australian hostage taker was a delusional phony
News analysis: Here are Asia-Pacific’s real jihadi groups.
17 dead, scores missing as landslide destroys Indonesian village
Rescuers used their bare hands to search through the mud for scores of missing.
8 ways Tony Abbott has made Australia unsafe for refugees
He promised to 'stop the boats,' and he has, despite his country’s obligations to international law.
Red Light Jihad: Thailand’s new breed of Facebook jihadis
An increasingly extreme Islamic insurgency surfaces from the shadows to taunt its prey.
Oppenheimer’s ‘The Look of Silence’ casts a chilling gaze at massacre survivors
The sequel to the Oscar-nominated ‘Act of Killing’ shows how mass murderers became heroes in Indonesia.
Indonesia’s new male birth control pill is ‘99 percent effective’
Tests show it works as well as women’s birth control pills, with far fewer nasty side effects.
Indonesia subjects female police applicants to virginity tests
Young women are forced to undress in front of others. Fingers are 'inserted.'