For a minority ethnic group like the Indonesian Chinese, who make up less than two per cent of Indonesia’s population, its history of name-giving has been both colourful and contentious.
Women’s political representation is not only meaningful in terms of fulfilling the quota of 30 percent within the parliament, but also it affects substantive matters such as gender-friendly policies.
The Indonesian government on February 11 allowed functioning of Hindu and Buddhist religious rituals at the Prambanan temple and Borobudur temple as it restored Asia’s most renowned sacred sites for the religious interests of Hindus and Buddhists in Indonesia and the World.
In February 2022, Bali’s international border reopened after almost two years. Long-waited and warmly welcomed by most on the island whose livelihoods are so deeply connected to the dominant tourism industry, there is also a level of concern and trepidation.
Lily Hambali’s workshop makes traditional costumes for the Chinese lion dance, locally known as barongsai. His dancing lions can be seen all around Indonesia, and even overseas.
Two southeast Asian films competing at this year’s Berlin Film Festival explore what violence does to human beings, one through painful historical narrative and one through fantasy.
The Michael Abbott collection at the library consists of 50 Southeast Asian manuscripts and prints. The Arabic manuscripts and printed books of the collection were mainly produced in the 19th century in Indonesia, India, and Turkey.
Experts say lack of coordination between government departments on wildlife allows illegal trade to thrive.
Alegra Wolter has suffered from gender dysporia since childhood. She was born male, but felt her gender identity was different.
Kota Yogyakarta terkenal dengan seniman, penari dan pemusik; bagaimana mereka beradaptasi selama pandemi COVID-19?
The city of Yogyakarta is famous for its dancers, artists and musicians; how have they adapted to the world of COVID-19?
AFC Women’s Asian Cup: Australia record-breaking goalscorer Sam Kerr mobbed by Indonesian opponents after 18-0 defeat
Captain Kerr scores five to break national goalscoring tally with 54, record was previously held by former men’s international Tim Cahill.