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Prabowo camp: Jokowi claims risk 'hijacking democracy'

Jul 11, 2014 - 8:10 AM

Both the camps of Indonesian presidential bets Joko Widodo and Prabowo Subianto warn against cheating from the other side a day after the elections

INFLAMMATORY, IRRESPONSIBLE. This is how businessman Hashim Djojohadikusumo criticizes the Jokowi campaign's declaration of victory and claims of cheating.

Rappler Newscast | July 9, 2014

Jul 09, 2014 - 8:38 PM

In Indonesia rival presidential candidates claim victory Bong Revilla wants to call in President Aquino Mar Roxas and Gloria Arroyo as witnesses Germany crushes Brazil’s World Cup dreams

Did Twitter predict Jokowi win?

Jul 09, 2014 - 4:06 PM

In Indonesia who utilized social media more in their campaign efforts?

In Indonesia, Filipinos are industry leaders

Jul 07, 2014 - 12:00 PM

Professionals in finance banking and education Filipinos in Indonesia have a huge stake in the presidential elections in the Philippines so called best friend nation

BUSINESS ARCHITECTS. Filipinos living and working in Indonesia for decades say a lot is at stake for Philippine business in Indonesia's presidential election.

Marcos, Prabowo and a failure of memory?

Jul 06, 2014 - 9:00 PM

With a possible Prabowo win and persistent talk of Bongbong Marcos for 2016 are Indonesia and the Philippines in danger of an authoritarian throwback?

'STRONG LEADER.' Suharto era general Prabowo Subianto says Indonesia needs a strong, decisive leader. Photo by Made Nagi/EPA

Indonesians overseas cast their votes

Jul 06, 2014 - 12:59 PM

Photos from netizens abroad show voters braving rains and long queues

BALLOTS. An Indonesian worker holds ballot papers as they print it for the upcoming presidential election in Indonesia. Indonesia will hold its third direct presidential election on July 9, 2014. Photo by Bagus Indahono/EPA

Like World Cup, elections fire up Indonesian youth

Jul 06, 2014 - 9:52 AM

Indonesia’s Twitter savvy youth is using political awareness and social media to make its vote a game changer

LET'S VOTE! Youth movement Ayo Vote or Let's Vote organizes an election debate viewing event at a cafe in Jakarta for the Indonesian youth. Photo by Ayee Macaraig/Rappler

Religion, ethnicity and the Indonesian elections

Jul 04, 2014 - 10:25 PM

Religion and ethnicity play big roles in the Indonesian elections How will the next president unite a nation divided by faith and race?

Jokowi or Prabowo? A stark choice

Jul 04, 2014 - 9:00 AM

Indonesia’s presidential poll offers voters two dramatically different leadership styles

Indonesia's Widodo pledges jobs to win back votes

Jul 03, 2014 - 8:56 PM

The former Jakarta governor proposes to transfer land ownership to the heads of 4 5 million families and increase the salaries of civil servants military personnel and police over 5 years

IN DEEP THOUGHT. Indonesian presidential candidate from the Indonesia Democratic Party for Struggle, Joko Widodo, at the third debate among candidates in Jakarta, Indonesia, June 22, 2014.  Photo by Adi Weda/EPA

Jokowi, Prabowo reflect a decade of frustrations with SBY

Jul 03, 2014 - 1:46 PM

The rise of Jokowi and Prabowo can be explained by Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono s inability to get things done and show leadership writes Jeffrey A Winters

FRUSTRATIONS? In this photo, Indonesian President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono (R) walks on the tarmac upon arriving at the international airport in Naypyidaw, Myanmar, May 10, 2014. Christophe Archambault/AFP

Tight Indonesian presidential race hit by dirty campaigning

Jul 03, 2014 - 10:26 AM

Smear campaigns escalate ahead of the July 9 election with the candidates supporters playing dirty to control the messages swirling in the media

RIVALS. Prabowo Subianto (R) and Joko Widodo (L) smile during a ceremony to get their serial number for the presidential election at Indonesia Election Commission office in Jakarta, Indonesia, 01 June 2014. Adi Weda/EPA