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Thousands of migrant workers arrested...

Thousands of migrant workers arrested...

Asia Pacific

Fri, Jul 7 2017

Local media said some workers had left their dormitories during the raids and gone into hiding

Indonesia, Malaysia Muslims call for...

Indonesia, Malaysia Muslims call for...

Asia Pacific

Tue, Jul 4 2017

Starbucks Indonesia did not immediately respond to requests for comment

3 Bangladeshis among 89 suspected foreign...

3 Bangladeshis among 89 suspected foreign...

Foreign Affairs

Sat, Jun 24 2017

The Philippines were making a collective effort to tackle extremism through trilateral cooperation with...

Musa Ibrahim to return home...

Musa Ibrahim to return home...

Bangladesh

Tue, Jun 20 2017

Musa was rescued on Monday

Muslim Asia caught in the middle as...

Muslim Asia caught in the middle as...

Middle East

Tue, Jun 6 2017

Indonesia, Malaysia and Pakistan are predominantly Sunni-Muslim countries like Saudi Arabia

Indonesia makes arrests as Islamic State...

Indonesia makes arrests as Islamic State...

Asia Pacific

Fri, May 26 2017

Indonesia has suffered a series of mostly low-level attacks by Islamic State sympathisers in the past...

Indonesia probes 'IS-linked' suicide...

Indonesia probes 'IS-linked' suicide...

Asia Pacific

Thu, May 25 2017

It was the deadliest attack in Indonesia since January 2016, when a suicide bombing and gun assault claimed...

Indonesian police make mass arrests...

Indonesian police make mass arrests...

Asia Pacific

Mon, May 22 2017

The raid is further evidence of growing hostility towards Indonesia's small lesbian, gay, bisexual and...

Jakarta's Christian governor jailed...

Jakarta's Christian governor jailed...

Asia Pacific

Tue, May 9 2017

Shocked and angry supporters, some weeping openly, gathered outside the prison, vowing not to leave the...

Celebration and protest as Indonesian...

Celebration and protest as Indonesian...

World

Sun, Apr 30 2017

There are more than 300,000 domestic helpers in Hong Kong, mostly from the Philippines and

Facebook fake account crackdown to combat...

Facebook fake account crackdown to combat...

World

Tue, Apr 18 2017

At least 900,000 fake accounts from Bangladesh was suspended by the social media networking giant in...

Jakarta election exposes deep political,...

Jakarta election exposes deep political,...

Asia Pacific

Sun, Apr 16 2017

Jakarta voters head to the polls on Wednesday to elect a governor for Indonesia's teeming capital after...

Indonesian farmers cement feet to protest...

Indonesian farmers cement feet to protest...

Asia Pacific

Fri, Mar 24 2017

Farmers in the central Javan village of Kendeng have battled against plans for the factory for years,...

British cruise ship damages pristine...

British cruise ship damages pristine...

Asia Pacific

Tue, Mar 14 2017

Caledonian Sky cruise ship ran aground in the protected waters of Raja Ampat National Marine Park in...

Japan plans to send largest warship...

Japan plans to send largest warship...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Mar 13 2017

The 249 metre-long warship, Izumo, is as large as Japan's World War II-era carriers and can operate up...

PM pushes 'blue economy' at Indian Ocean...

PM pushes 'blue economy' at Indian Ocean...

Foreign Affairs

Tue, Mar 7 2017

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina calls for regional unity and a refocussing on the 'blue economy' in her...

PM off to Jakarta to attend Leaders'...

PM off to Jakarta to attend Leaders'...

Bangladesh

Mon, Mar 6 2017

A Biman Bangladesh Airlines VVIP flight carrying the prime minister and her entourage took off from Hazrat...

Saudi king urges fight against terrorism...

Saudi king urges fight against terrorism...

World

Thu, Mar 2 2017

The king is making the first visit by a Saudi monarch to Indonesia in almost 50 years as part of a tour...

Saudi King brings 506 tonnes of luggage...

Saudi King brings 506 tonnes of luggage...

Asia Pacific

Tue, Feb 28 2017

It'll be the first time in 46 years that the King has travelled to Indonesia, and with that kind of packing...

Religious tensions, fake news test Indonesia's...

Religious tensions, fake news test Indonesia's...

Asia Pacific

Wed, Feb 15 2017

Millions expected to cast their ballot for the capital's governor following campaigning marred by religious...

Landslides kill 12 in Indonesia's Bali,...

Landslides kill 12 in Indonesia's Bali,...

World

Fri, Feb 10 2017

Twelve people have been killed in three landslides across the Indonesian resort island of Bali, as torrential...