One of the embattled Jakarta governor's rivals in next month's gubernatorial elections has met with an Islamic hardliner group notorious for attacks on minority groups which critics fear will give further legitimacy to political extremists in Indonesia.
Lindsay Murdoch Myanmar's government has made a rare admission that its security forces used violence against Rohingya Muslims after a video emerged of police violence.
Amrit Dhillon At nearly 200 metres, this warrior on a horse will change the Mumbai skyline forever.
Jewel Topsfield and Amilia Rosa Twenty-three people have been killed and 17 injured in a ferry accident off the coast of Jakarta.
Latika Bourke Islamic State can expect major defeats in 2017 but the fight won't be over.
At least 35 people have been killed by gunmen in an Istanbul nightclub on New Year's Eve.
Kate Aubusson, Eamonn Duff Hundreds of frustrated Qantas passengers will be ringing in 2017 stuck in transit in Dubai but not the airline's boss Alan Joyce.
Foreign Correspondents A whip around the globe, highlighting the main global events to watch this year.
Lindsay Murdoch The laureates have urged the United Nations Security Council to act to stop "ethnic cleansing and crimes against humanity unfolding in Myanmar".
Philip Wen Lei Yang left home on the night of May 7 to meet relatives at the airport. His death en route has raised questions about the rule of law in China that won't go away.