Ian Lloyd Neubauer

Ian Lloyd Neubauer

Coronavirus pandemic

'No miracle': What explains Bali's low coronavirus cases?

Experts, elders give diverse opinions on Indonesian island's 'immunity' - from 'good karma' to wrong diagnosis.

'No miracle': What explains Bali's low coronavirus cases?

Business & Economy

Australia takes on Facebook, Google in potential boost for media

Media outlets back government decision to make tech giants pay for content, but some warn of unexpected consequences.

Australia takes on Facebook, Google in potential boost for media

Coronavirus pandemic

Coronavirus shutdowns leave travellers stuck in airport terminals

People of all nationalities stuck in Malaysia airport with few options after being denied entry to other countries.

Coronavirus shutdowns leave travellers stuck in airport terminals

Indonesia

Swine fever: 'Double punch' for countries facing COVID-19 threat

Disease is harmless to humans but has wiped out 60 percent of China's swine industry and a quarter of global supply.

Swine fever: 'Double punch' for countries facing COVID-19 threat

LGBT

'It's dangerous': Sinaga case fuels LGBT backlash in Indonesia

Indonesia's gay community has struggled with abuse for years and Sinaga's rape conviction has fuelled more anger.

'It's dangerous': Sinaga case fuels LGBT backlash in Indonesia

Asia Pacific

Paradise paved: Bali rice fields disappear beneath hotels, bars

Christmas and New Year are peak season for tourism on Indonesian island, but rural hamlets are under pressure.

Paradise paved: Bali rice fields disappear beneath hotels, bars

Health

A taste for dog: Indonesia trade persists despite crackdown

The dog meat trade is blamed for the theft of people's pets and disrupting the country's efforts to tackle rabies.

A taste for dog: Indonesia trade persists despite crackdown

Asia Pacific

Bali: The tropical Indonesian island that is running out of water

Indonesia's fabled island is running out of water, with monsoon rains delayed and the tourist industry expanding.

Bali: The tropical Indonesian island that is running out of water

Poverty

Toxic cost of rubbish scavenging in East Timor

Scavengers as young as eight years old eke out a living in unimaginable conditions at the Tibar landfill near Dili.

Toxic cost of rubbish scavenging in East Timor

Asia Pacific

Australia's Pauline Hanson wins on anti-Islam ticket

The right-wing politician and her One Nation Party have been voted into Australia's senate.

Australia's Pauline Hanson wins on anti-Islam ticket

Earthquake

Fuel emergency hamstrings tourism in Nepal

As the Himalayan nation recovers from a devastating quake, tourism has been hit by another crisis: fuel shortages.

Fuel emergency hamstrings tourism in Nepal

Wild Animals

Australia: The dilemma over taking out 'rogue' sharks

Calls grow for a controversial cull after an unprecedented number of shark attacks over the past year.

Australia: The dilemma over taking out 'rogue' sharks