Outsiders are aghast at what is happening in Bangkok, with a lawfully elected government blockaded while agitators seek to overturn rules of contesting for power.
I have a question: Why do some people seem to think Putrajaya only belongs to them?
A recent global analysis of forest loss published in Science magazine found that deforestation in Indonesia had doubled between the 2000-2003 period and the 2011-2012 period.
This week, for the first time ever, an Indonesian film will be nominated for an Academy Award.
At first glance, Chinese President Xi Jinping enters 2014 as the country’s most powerful and popular leader in recent memory.
The conservation movement in Indonesia has been going for at least four decades. Forest and land rehabilitation activities started in the late 1960s.
At the end of the day Monday, somebody asked if the Bangkok shutdown was a carnival. I said "yes and no".
It seems that no matter how chaotic our politics get, the economic outlook for Thailand remains bright.
The Bangkok shutdown began ahead of schedule on Sunday evening, with roadblocks being set up at several key intersections and anti-government protesters beginning to trickle to the sites.
About 30 Muslim Malaysians went to a church in Klang with flowers last Sunday after hardliners threatened to protest there over the "Allah" controversy.
An alleged rape incident on a footbridge in front of a hypermarket in Lebak Bulus, South Jakarta last week has revived old concerns about the safety of pedestrians, especially women, in Jakarta.
The Financial Services Authority (OJK), in cooperation with the World Wildlife Fund (WWF), has succeeded in getting five of Indonesia’s largest banks to commit to not lending to companies found g
Across Southeast Asia some 600 million people are now a “community”, following the official kickoff of the ASEAN Economic Community at the latest regional summit.
To imagine Indonesia without the Association of Islamic Students (HMI) is next to impossible, given the numerous national figures the country’s largest student group has helped groom, many of the
In desperate moments we discover our true friends in those who stand up for us, and House Speaker Setya Novanto may feel assured he does have a few of them around.
The signing on Sunday by the leaders of the 10 Southeast Asian countries of the Kuala Lumpur Declaration on the formation of the ASEAN Community by Dec.
For the elite, democracy enables them to cling on and profit from power.
Amid ugly displays of hatred we need sources of sanity and safety.
What makes Jakarta different today from the way it was last year?