Independent candidates are a visible presence in this election. But will they be as effective for their constituents as those from major parties?
Charles Everist

Bloodlines have long determined power in the world's largest democracy. Might the family business be challenged this election?
Nirupama Subramanian

The University of Melbourne's Professor Tim Lindsey talks to the ABC's Phillip Adams about the wash-up of last week's election, and why the charismatic favorite 'Jokowi' is still shaping up as the most likely next president after 9 July.

On election day, Dave McRae reflects on the twists and turns of a campaign that defied all expectations, and contemplates the future - whatever the result.

Photo: Getty 

Daniel Andrews pushes his key messages on TAFE funding, level-crossing removal and ending the ambulance dispute, saying it's about "putting people first".

A reformed journalist's memories from an election campaign bus
Margo Kingston

Watch the major parties' TV campaign ads all in one place.

The opinion polls continue to look bad for Labor, but are the right questions being asked? 
Dr Denis Muller

A report from the Greens frontline.
Claire Boland

The Indian National Congress is seeking to inspire and stoke feelings of national proide in its latest TV advertisement. 

Presidential frontrunner 'Jokowi' is urging a "mental revolution" to a more optimistic, self-sustaining, self-believing Indonesia, invoking the language and ideas of the Sukarno era, observes Katharine McGregor.

Image: President Sukarno, Washington DC, 1956.

While most major media and expert pundits say Joko Widodo will be the next Indonesian President, Prabowo Subianto is also claiming victory tonight. Lily Yulianti Farid reports.

The media is backing the Denis Napthine-led Coalition to govern Victoria for another four years, despite opinion polls showing voters are likely to toss out his government at tomorrow’s election.

Analysing the 2013 election through the lens of the past.

Australians will go to the polls on September 7, after what promises to be a bruising five week election campaign.
Cathy Harper

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