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Mahfud MD beats Obama, Sri Mulyani as newsmaker of the year

  • The Jakarta Post

Jakarta | Wed, May 18 2011 | 07:00 am

PREMIUM Constitutional Court Chief Mahfud MD was named newsmaker of the year, beating US President Barack Obama and World Bank managing director Sri Mulyani Indrawati, at the first edition of the Seputar Indonesia Awards.

Seputar Indonesia, a news program broadcast by private television station RCTI, nominated 35 newsmakers in seven categories, including the most controversial and most entertaining...