Dozens more still missing after cyclone Seroja hit Indonesia and East Timor, triggering flash floods and landslides.
American accused of abusing children younger than 14 in a home for disadvantaged youth he founded and ran.
East Timor independence hero criticised for meeting Richard Daschbach ahead of priest’s trial for child sex abuse.
Southeast Asia’s newest, and poorest, country took swift action as it looked to protect its fragile health system.
Decades after being ‘stolen’ as children, victims of forced separation embark on a painful yet uplifting journey home.
Presumed dead for years, musician and independence fighter Berliku returns to pay tribute to his nation through music.
Country’s first president and former prime minister says his coalition controls 34 of parliament’s 65 seats.
Prime minister says he is prepared to stay in office until his resignation is accepted to guarantee stability.
Australian senator proposes support for controversial Timor Sea oil and gas development, as China looms over region.
Habibie, was an engineer, oversaw Indonesia’s transition to democracy and the referendum on East Timor’s independence.
Almost half of the nation’s 1.3 million population lives below poverty level while over 40 percent remains illiterate.
Former spy denied legal aid in case over alleged bugging of East Timor government during negotiations on energy riches.
The armed forces were banned from politics in 2004, but the general remain powerful behind the scenes.
Polls close after fractious campaign marred by violence and political mudslinging in East Timor.