Volcano

Maximum alert issued for Indonesia volcano's eruption

Fear of imminent eruption of Mount Agung forces authorities to close Bali's international airport temporarily.

Mount Agung eruption imminent on Bali island

Environment

Bali braced for volcano's first major eruption

Authorities order mass evacuation from expanded danger zone around Indonesian island's Mount Agung.

Bali braced for Mount Agung's first major eruption

Indonesia

Weather update: Bali volcano ash forces thousands to evacuate

A volcano on the Indonesian island of Bali is rumbling and spewing smoke up to 3,000 metres into the sky. Authorities have ordered mass evacuations from areas near it.

Asia Pacific

Mass evacuations in Bali as volcano spews ash

A volcano on the Indonesian island of Bali is rumbling and spewing smoke up to 3,000 metres into the sky. Authorities have ordered mass evacuations from areas near it.

Migrants

Indonesians recognised after decades in the Philippines

Indonesians on Philippine island of Balut receive birth certificates for the first time, ending decades of legal limbo.

Indonesians recognised after decades in the Philippines

The Listening Post

Indonesia's green information gap

How the Indonesian media toes the line between the need for economic development and environmental sustainability.

The Listening Post

Climate change: Is the media failing us?

Why journalists fail to adequately report on climate change. Plus, the perils of covering the environment in Indonesia.

Climate SOS

Indonesia: Rising sea levels threaten villages

Almost 42 million homes in Indonesia's coastal areas are under threat by rising sea levels.

Human Rights

Indonesia makes arrests over deadly factory fire

Union leaders in Indonesia are calling for the resignation of a government minister after the latest factory fire claimed at least 47 lives.

Asia Pacific

Inferno at Indonesia fireworks factory kills 47

An explosion and raging fire at a fireworks factory near Jakarta kills 47 and injures dozens, police say.

Inferno at Indonesia fireworks factory kills 47

Asia Pacific

Indonesia urges explanation as general denied US entry

Indonesia demands explanation as to why army chief was blocked from entering US, despite invitation.

Indonesia urges explanation as general denied US entry

Human Rights

Declassified US documents reveal details on Indonesian massacre

Survivors of one of Indonesia's bloodiest massacres are hoping declassified documents will shed new light on what exactly happened.

Indonesia

US knew of Indonesian anti-communist massacre

Recently released US documents show US government was aware of mass killing of communists in 1965-66 after Suharto coup.

US knew of Indonesian anti-communist massacre

Asia Pacific

Rohingya refugees in Indonesia trapped in limbo

As political talks continue over the Rohingya refugee crisis, pressure is increasing on surrounding countries to accept them. While many in Indonesia have shown support, Rohingya refugees have been stateless and stuck there for years.