Indonesia and its neighbors have been smothered in a toxic haze caused by forest and peatland fires. A season of smoke has inflicted a staggering toll on the environment, economy and human health in the region.
The Indonesian navy has rejected claims it injured four people after firing at a fishing vessel inside Vietnam's waters in the second such clash in two months. Jakarta insists its warship merely let off a warning shot.
Vulnerability to cyber attacks - Toxic haze spreads in Southeast Asia
Have wildfires increased globally over recent years? And if so, is global warming to blame? Research has illuminated this, along with what wildfires do to us and our environment, and which areas are most vulnerable.
Thousands of protesters gathered in front of a Jakarta prison in support of the former Christian governor imprisoned for two years for blasphemy against Islam. The politician plans to appeal the verdict.
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