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2 hrs ago | ABC News

Business anxious over Indonesia election result

CHRIS UHLMANN: Australia and Indonesia have a growing business relationship, and some close observers are wondering if the election result will strengthen or weaken those ties.

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Related Topix: Southeast Asia, Indonesia, World News,

7 hrs ago | The Baltimore Sun

Battered by election, Indonesia's new president faces party clash

After winning Indonesia's closest ever presidential election, Joko "Jokowi" Widodo now faces what could be his toughest battle yet - winning over his own party.

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Related Topix: Indonesia, World News,

11 hrs ago | CFR.org

Hello Joko "Jokowi" Widodo, President of Indonesia

Joko "Jokowi" Widodo appears at a rally in Proklamasi Monument Park in Jakarta on July 9, 2014.

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Related Topix: Southeast Asia, World News, Indonesia, Travel, Asia Travel, Indonesia Travel, Jakarta, Indonesia Travel,

15 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

The 10 Most Important Things In The World Right Now

Britain's Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, carries her son Prince George alongside her husband Prince William as they visit the Sensational Butterflies exhibition at the Natural History Museum in London, July 2, 2014.

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19 hrs ago | News9 Oklahoma City

Jakarta governor Widodo wins Indonesian election

By JULIE WATSON Associated Press The two Americans killed in fighting in the Gaza Strip followed in the footsteps of scores of Jews from around the world who have volunteered to fight for Israel.

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Related Topix: Southeast Asia, World News, Indonesia, Palestinian Territories, Middle East, Natural Disasters, Wildfire, Fire

19 hrs ago | KAUZ

Jakarta governor Widodo wins Indonesian election

By JULIE WATSON Associated Press The two Americans killed in fighting in the Gaza Strip followed in the footsteps of scores of Jews from around the world who have volunteered to fight for Israel.

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Related Topix: Southeast Asia, World News, Indonesia, Natural Disasters, Wildfire, Fire, Epidemic

23 hrs ago | CNN

Indonesian election commission to announce presidential

Indonesian presidential candidate Joko Widodo greets his supporters as he declares victory in the election.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Thanh Nein News

Indonesia to declare winner of hotly contested presidential election

Indonesia's presidential candidate Joko Widodo smiles during a talk with his supporters at the Bisnis Indonesia newspaper office in Jakarta, July 21, 2014.

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Related Topix: Southeast Asia, World News, Indonesia, Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono

Business Times

Foreign banks may have to give up control of Indonesia lenders

Show me the money: The proposed Bill also calls for investments by foreign banks to be evaluated according to 'reciprocity' or whether Indonesian banks can have similar market access to these banks' home countries.

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Asia News Network

JAKARTA: Debt rules prepared as Indonesia's leverage soars

Indonesia's fiscal and monetary authorities have confirmed they are now drafting regulations that aim to put the brakes on the country's alarmingly rapid growth of external leverage.

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Related Topix: Southeast Asia, World News, Indonesia, Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono

Asia News Network

JAKARTA: MH17 CRASH: Indonesia joins MH17 probe amid uncertainty over access to site

The Indonesian government has readied experts and investigators to join international joint efforts to probe the downing of a Malaysian passenger jet in eastern Ukraine as well as to recover and identify the victims, even though the separatists controlling the site have yet to give clear access.

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Related Topix: Southeast Asia, World News, Indonesia, Vladimir Putin

The Detroit News

Bill Clinton won't 'jump the gun' on wife's plans

Washington -- Former President Bill Clinton says he doesn't know if his wife, Hillary, is going to run for president and said "she hasn't asked me yet."

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Switched

Pop-up politics: East Timor's struggle for stability and security

Timor-Leste's current stability could be undermined by a sharp decline in oil revenues and leadership challenges if the country's first president and current prime minister Xanana Gusmao steps down later this year as announced.

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Related Topix: Southeast Asia, World News, East Timor, Indonesia,

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Yorkton This Week & Enterprise

Canadian teacher detained in Jakarta jail on accusations of child sexual assault

The family of a Canadian teacher detained in an Indonesian jail on allegations of child sexual assault has been trying to enlist Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird to help win his release.

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The Age

Indonesian general Prabowoa s post-election bluff nears use-by date

Indonesia's Prabowo Subianto lost the presidential campaign - but is still making the case for himself as leader.

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Global Voices Online

Indonesia, the World's Third Largest Democracy, Will Soon Know Who Its Next President Is

See all those languages up there? We translate Global Voices stories to make the world's citizen media available to everyone.

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The Independent

Indonesian election: Prabowo alleges cheating

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KHOU-TV Houston

Indonesia's democracy faces test as tally comes in

After an ugly presidential election campaign, Indonesia is set to declare the winner on Tuesday - but that may not settle a simmering dispute between the two candidates, both of whom claim victory.

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Related Topix: Southeast Asia, World News, Indonesia, Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono

Yahoo!

Indonesia's democracy faces test as tally comes in

After an ugly presidential election campaign, Indonesia is set to declare the winner on Tuesday - but that may not settle a simmering dispute between the two candidates, both of whom claim victory.

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Related Topix: Southeast Asia, World News, Indonesia, Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono

Sat Jul 19, 2014

Asia News Network

JAKARTA: To give or not to give to beggars

Just like in the previous years, this year's Ramadan has again witnessed beggars from everywhere hitting Jakarta's streets.

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Related Topix: World News, Indonesia, Life, Holidays, Ramadan, Prison

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