Elections

Three killed as pre-poll violence flares in Indonesia's Papua

Jun 25, 2018

US-INDONESIA-PAPUA-VIOLENCE:Three killed as pre-poll violence flares in Indonesia's Papua

U.N. Security Council elects five members for two-year term

Jun 9, 2018

US-UN-ELECTION:U.N. Security Council elects five members for two-year term

East Timor opposition coalition heads for victory in election

May 13, 2018

US-TIMOR-ELECTION:East Timor opposition coalition heads for victory in election

Malaysia's Mahathir bars former PM from leaving the country

May 13, 2018

US-MALAYSIA-POLITICS:Malaysia's Mahathir bars former PM from leaving the country

East Timor votes to break political impasse in parliament

May 12, 2018

US-TIMOR-ELECTION:East Timor votes to break political impasse in parliament

Indonesia set for repeat contest in 2019 presidential poll

Apr 12, 2018

US-INDONESIA-POLITICS-PRABOWO:Indonesia set for repeat contest in 2019 presidential poll

Former Indonesian general says he'll run for president again

Apr 11, 2018

Former Indonesian Gen. Prabowo Subianto says he'll run for president in an election due next year, confirming an establishment challenger to current president Joko "Jokowi" Widodo.

In Indonesia, a shadowy campaign to stoke unrest as elections loom

Mar 23, 2018

US-INDONESIA-POLITICS-ISLAM-INSIGHT:In Indonesia, a shadowy campaign to stoke unrest as elections loom

A 'millennials party' dares to break Indonesia's political mould

Mar 21, 2018

US-INDONESIA-POLITICS-YOUTH:A 'millennials party' dares to break Indonesia's political mould

Papua activist gets 10 months jail for independence petition

Mar 16, 2018

An Indonesian court has found a Papuan activist guilty of incitement and sentenced him to 10 months in prison for promoting a petition calling for a referendum on independence for the region