Today marks 45 years since five Australian journalists were murdered in East Timor. Yet questions about who knew what and when still remain.
If Australia isn't careful, its mere lip service in foreign aid to south-east Asia might come back to bite it.
The gambling industry is losing millions and Angus Taylor is back at it again. In another jam-packed week, here's the news that slipped by.
In a new book exposing Australia's long history of seeking to exploit Timor-Leste's natural resources, Bernard Collaery reveals a stunning act of billion-dollar theft, and a document that undermines the official story around the murders of the Balibo Five.
Australia and Indonesia are closing in on a historic free trade deal. However the agreement still faces some stiff hurdles, both at home and abroad.
The protests are the biggest the country has seen since the fall of the Suharto regime in 1998. Can they hold back an increasingly conservative Indonesia?
Now our own federal election is done and dusted, let's look at how the outcomes of other elections around the world could affect Australia's interests.
Crikey readers discuss the solutions to wage theft, Australia-Indonesia relations and the government's new communications minister Paul Fletcher.
The coinciding reelections of Scott Morrison and Indonesia's Joko Widodo gives Australia an opportunity to reaffirm its goals with its rapidly growing neighbour.