(From Bernama The Malaysian National News Agency)
Byline: midday today (1 pm Malaysian Standard Time), he and his running mate
JAKARTA, July 6 (Bernama) -- Popular ex-military general Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono is maintaining his lead to become President of Indonesia as counting continues following yesterday's polling in the landmark direct presidential election.
Bambang, who contested under the Democratic Party took the lead soon as the National Tabulation Centre, set up at a local hotel here, received the first results from counting centres all over the country at 6pm. (7pm Malaysian Standard Time) yesterday. Yusuf Kalla had garnered 5,244,492 …