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Palace postpones meetings with allies...

Palace postpones meetings with allies...

World

Wed, Oct 14 2020

Prime Minister Yassin has stolen power by shifting alliances, critics say

Malaysia's ruling coalition stumbles...

Malaysia's ruling coalition stumbles...

World

Thu, Jul 30 2020

UMNO makes up the largest bloc of lawmakers in Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin's coalition and its...

Mahathir to be Malaysian PM candidate...

Mahathir to be Malaysian PM candidate...

World

Sat, Feb 29 2020

He had resigned on Monday, plunging Malaysia into political turmoil less than two years after a surprise...

Malaysian king hits back at Mahathir...

Malaysian king hits back at Mahathir...

World

Fri, Feb 28 2020

Old foes Mahathir and Anwar Ibrahim are locked in a power struggle sparked by the elderly leader's...

Malaysia in turmoil as Mahathir, Anwar...

Malaysia in turmoil as Mahathir, Anwar...

World

Wed, Feb 26 2020

Anwar was Mahathir's designated successor, but he would likely have been pushed out and blocked from...

Malaysia's political manoeuvring after...

Malaysia's political manoeuvring after...

East Asia

Mon, Feb 24 2020

The king accepted Mahathir's resignation but appointed him interim prime minister

Muslim nations consider gold, barter...

Muslim nations consider gold, barter...

Asia Pacific

Sat, Dec 21 2019

Without naming any country, Mahathir said there was concern that Muslims in non-Muslim countries were...

Malaysia PM suggests he could stay in...

Malaysia PM suggests he could stay in...

Asia Pacific

Sat, Dec 14 2019

Mahathir, 94, did not say when he intended to leave office

Malaysia's ruling party makes fresh...

Malaysia's ruling party makes fresh...

Asia Pacific

Sun, Dec 8 2019

Mahathir, elected to power in May 2018, had promised to hand over the reins to Anwar, 72, soon after...

Mahathir Mohamad: Hong Kong leader should...

Mahathir Mohamad: Hong Kong leader should...

East Asia

Fri, Oct 4 2019

Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad -- who at 94 is the world's oldest leader -- said Hong...

Mahathir slams Suu Kyi over Rohingya...

Mahathir slams Suu Kyi over Rohingya...

South Asia

Tue, Nov 13 2018

The Rohingya crisis has dulled the diplomatic niceties that traditionally govern gatherings of the 10-member...

Mahathir: Goldman Sachs 'cheated' Malaysia...

Mahathir: Goldman Sachs 'cheated' Malaysia...

World

Tue, Nov 13 2018

The United States, Malaysia and at least four other countries are investigating how billions of dollars...

Malaysia ex-PM Najib faces 21 new charges...

Malaysia ex-PM Najib faces 21 new charges...

Asia Pacific

Thu, Sep 20 2018

He has already been hit with seven charges over state fund 1MDB since unexpectedly losing power in May,...

Mahathir calls for China's help with...

Mahathir calls for China's help with...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Aug 20 2018

Last week Mahathir had said he would try to cancel or modify the previous administration's agreements...

Malaysian parliament throws out law...

Malaysian parliament throws out law...

Asia Pacific

Thu, Aug 16 2018

Rights groups welcomed the move

Billions hinge on Malaysia Mahathir's...

Billions hinge on Malaysia Mahathir's...

Asia Pacific

Wed, Aug 15 2018

Mahathir has courted Japan in recent weeks, announcing plans for a big yen-denominated loan when he visited...

Malaysia to reopen embassy in North...

Malaysia to reopen embassy in North...

Asia Pacific

Tue, Jun 12 2018

Malaysia's embassy in Pyongyang has not been staffed since April last year

Almost $30 million seized in raids linked...

Almost $30 million seized in raids linked...

Asia Pacific

Fri, May 25 2018

Public disgust at allegations of corruption swirling around Najib was a major factor for the loss, with...

Malaysia's anti-graft agents take ex-PM's...

Malaysia's anti-graft agents take ex-PM's...

Asia Pacific

Thu, May 24 2018

Mahathir has barred Najib and his wife, Rosmah Mansor, from leaving the country, and ordered the anti-graft...

Report: Malaysia's Najib summoned to...

Report: Malaysia's Najib summoned to...

Asia Pacific

Sat, May 19 2018

State-run Bernama news agency said Najib had been ordered to appear before the Malaysian Anti-Corruption...

Mahathir, Anwar step in as tensions...

Mahathir, Anwar step in as tensions...

Asia Pacific

Sun, May 13 2018

Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad and jailed politician Anwar Ibrahim tried to ease a rift