Some fear the developments could have a poisonous influence in Southeast Asia, which is home to different hard-line Islamist groups.
What's behind the enduring belief in conspiracy theories and the occult as explanations for plane crashes?
Rival Edy Rahmayadi won the governor's race with a stunning 17 percent lead, according to quick count results.
Mismanjaya claims he can help you find long-lost loves, cure whatever is making you ill, and even make you rich. Just don't ask him to cast a hex on anyone.
“Imagine if an Indonesian judge went on Masterchef in Italy and said, ‘Oh sorry, I think the sauce on this pizza isn’t thick enough.”
Djarot Syaiful Hidayat, Ahok's running mate in the 2017 Jakarta gubernatorial election, is now campaigning to become the governor of North Sumatra. If he fails, people will lose their jobs.
Searching for answers in the wake of a tragic strike that left two dead at a school in Sumatra.
The city's legendary 'preman' still casts a big shadow over his old community.
We track down the source of the city's most-controversial dish.
"Jamu" also promised to sweeten my sweat, sooth my tired muscles, and just generally improve my life.
Images of brutal violence by the Myanmar Army continue to follow the Rohingya wherever they go.