Opposition to capital punishment within Indonesia is mounting, with the Governor of Jakarta now urging President Joko Widodo to commute the death sentences of reformed drug felons to life imprisonment.
Michael Bachelard Fairfax's recently returned Indonesia correspondent makes a plea for a deeper understanding of our near neighbour.
Tom Allard and Jewel Topsfield Preparations for the transfer of the Bali nine duo to "execution island" is all but complete.
Tom Allard Tony Abbott said Jokowi was "carefully considering" his position on Chan and Sukumaran, the Indonesian leader disagrees and says he will not bow to foreign pressure.
Jewel Topsfield A charismatic gospel singer who jams with prison guards is among those on death row with Bali nine ringleaders Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran.
Abby Phillip Eight people are dead following a mass murder in rural Missouri, in which the suspected gunman took his own life.
Nick O'Malley US presidential hopeful Jeb Bush appears to win over some sceptics at the Conservative Political Action Conference.
Tom Allard New footage has emerged of death row inmate Andrew Chan inside Kerobokan prison as Indonesian authorities await orders from Jakarta about when to transfer Chan and fellow Bali nine smuggler Myuran Sukumaran to the place of their execution.
Nick O'Malley Fracking brought quick money to Oklahoma, but the state's once dormant seismic activity has awakened with a vengeance since the drilling started.
Luke Malpass As the Australian Jewish News celebrated its 120th anniversary, and in the wake of recent terror attacks around the world, community leaders say that the biggest concern for Australian Jews is safety.