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Official count gives President Widodo victory in Indonesian election, opposition claim cheating

Widodo won with over 85 million of the total 154 million votes cast in the world's third-largest democracy.

Indonesia’s Widodo looks set for election victory – challenger says no

The poll followed a campaign dominated by economic issues but was also marked by the growing influence of conservative Islam.

Today, the world’s biggest single-day election will see Indonesians pick their president

The opposition has already alleged voter list irregularities and has vowed legal or "people power" action if its concerns are ignored.

Indonesians to vote in world’s biggest single-day election

Joko Widodo, a former furniture salesman, is standing for re-election in a contest with ex-general Prabowo Subianto, whom he narrowly defeated in 2014.

Indonesian former general fires up masses in second run at presidency

Prabowo has long harboured ambitions for the top job.

Indonesia’s Widodo seeks a second term, rural voters have some doubts

As Widodo seeks a second five-year term in this week's election, some farmers across the highly populated island of Java wonder whether he should get their vote.

Malaysian PM Mahathir Mohamad crowned Muslim Man of the Year for 2019

Not bad for a 93 year old politician with a history of two heart attacks and one bypass surgery.