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Indonesia evacuates Papua villagers after separatist shootings at the police

More than 340 villagers have been evacuated from Papua as separatists group fired at the police. 

Cambodia under fire after dissolving main opposition party

Prime Minister Hun Sen would be clear to extend more than three decades of power in next year’s election as rights ...

Fight for grassroots democracy in Cambodia sidelines U.S.

Cambodian officials say they don't fear any penalties from the U.S. 
November 06, 2017 | 05:43 pm GMT+7

Philippines hunts for possible new Islamic State 'emir' in South East Asia

Baco, an expert bomb-maker, is widely believed to be the new leader of pro-ISIS groups in SEA. 
November 06, 2017 | 04:51 pm GMT+7

U.S. knew of Indonesian anti-communist massacre as it unfolded

The crackdown on communists in Indonesia led to at least 500,000 deaths and was considered one of the worst massacres in the 20th century. 
October 20, 2017 | 11:17 am GMT+7

Malaysia negotiating with US firm to resume MH370 hunt

The search continues. 
October 19, 2017 | 06:14 pm GMT+7

Jakarta governor sworn in amid calls from hardliners for 'Islamic lifestyle'

Jakarta governor Baswedan faces criticism amidst rising Islamist influence in the Islam-majority country. 
October 17, 2017 | 10:03 am GMT+7

Thai junta sets firm date for election after many false starts

Votes are set for November as Thai PM to consider lifting ban on political activity
October 10, 2017 | 03:38 pm GMT+7

Global firms join rush to bet on Indonesia as next start-up frontier

Indonesia is becoming the next tech hub in Southeast Asia. 
October 09, 2017 | 09:42 am GMT+7

'I'm not going to jail': MPs flee Cambodia crackdown

'I don't intend to sit and wait for a kangaroo court to give us a trial that is a total joke.'
October 06, 2017 | 03:07 pm GMT+7

More than half of global land rights disputes unresolved: research

The study examined conflicts in many Southeast Asian countries, including Vietnam, and found that land grabbing is the major cause of conflict. 
October 05, 2017 | 04:17 pm GMT+7

Your gilded chariot awaits: Brunei sultan celebrates 50 years in power

Brunei sultan is now the world's second-longest reigning monarch. 
October 05, 2017 | 04:09 pm GMT+7

Indonesia's president says military should stay out of politics

Analysts add that Indonesian armed forces chief clearly had political ambitions. 
October 05, 2017 | 03:41 pm GMT+7

China gives guns to Philippines to show it's a friend, not a foe

The rifles, worth about $3.3 million, will all go to the Philippine National Police.
October 05, 2017 | 03:31 pm GMT+7

For some Indonesians, relationship with loved one doesn't end at the grave

Families dig up coffins and pay respects to their loved ones in an ancient ritual known as 'Ma‘nene' in the remote Toraja region.
October 03, 2017 | 09:27 am GMT+7