Perhaps if there was any weakness in Najib, it must have been his trust on some people. Najib believed that with everything he had done for the country, the rakyat would not fall into the PH’s constant slander . He was gravely mistaken. Mahathir won the emotions of the people with his smear campaigns.
No way out Since the promulgation of Thailand’s first constitution in 1932 following the bloodless coup that transformed an absolute … More
KUALA LUMPUR : Former 1Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB) chief executive officer (CEO) Datuk Shahrol Azral Ibrahim Halmi told the High … More
KUALA LUMPUR : Former premier Datuk Seri Najib Razak and his lawyer Tan Sri Muhammad Shafee Abdullah’s judicial review challenge … More
Chinese-language daily Nanyang Siang Pau earlier reported that Muhyiddin will be tabling the motion to remove and replace the Dewan … More
Arguably, sticking to the Malay-led multiracial formula remains, for now, the best approach to governing Malaysia. However, politicians must not lose sight of the merit-based multicultural idealism upheld by many young Malaysians. The test will be whether Perikatan Nasional or Pakatan Harapan can secure victory through an alternative formula in the next election
Anwar and Dr Mahathir separately claimed to have the majority vote of members of parliament, both contradicting each other to say they are the prime ministerial candidate.
KUALA LUMPUR : Malaysia’s economic growth in the next 10 years could be adversely affected if political uncertainties linger and … More
Mahathir still longs to be PM, but whatever next course of action he takes will not have Anwar as a factor. The good news is, he is no longer bound by Anwar; and the bad news is, he may lose the support of PKR’s 38 MPs. Mahathir is going to take to bring down Muhyiddin include a no-confidence motion, or a statutory declaration to be handed to the King that will not include PKR’s 38 names.
KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia’s opposition parties have denied that they are power crazy for their attempt to wrest back control in … More
BANGKOK – The ruling pro-military Palang Pracharath Party (PPRP) scooped up another seat on Saturday (June 20) in a by-election … More
DO DAP leaders like Anthony Loke ever listen to themselves when they talk about their cockamamie plans to cling to Dr … More
Malaysia’s grand old man is used to having his way. Everyone has seen how he can damage those who do not do what he wants. He was never aggressive, he did not raise his voice even though we know he would not back down. We are not sure what he will do but this is the chance to make a fresh start. It is time for Mahathir to support Anwar.
The whole world is waiting for PH++ to come up with a final decision on their prime ministerial candidate. As … More
“If the price for safeguarding legitimacy is my blood, then I am ready to sacrifice my blood for the cause of safety and legitimacy of this homeland.” Morsi’s legacy has since been immortalized in his last speech before being overthrown by the army on July 3, 2013
The more important question now is why did the Malays, from a high moral ground came down so much to now support politicians with millions of cash, watches and hand bags as well as those who have Islamic foundation but has no building on the address?
There has been a raucous cry for Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad to be installed as the prime minister yet again – the only one the Malays respect, the only one who can keep everyone together, we need him, he is competent etc.
KUALA LUMPUR : A woman today told the court that she had signed off on a blank cheque book for … More
UMNO and PAS are like the characters Vladimir and Estragon in the Samuel Becket’s play ‘Waiting for Godot ‘…Godot is … More
Dr Mahathir’s initial list of 115 MPs on February 29 and how it has changed then, which in some cases illustrate how quickly political loyalties and allegiances can change in Malaysia:
Although the thrones of the Malay rulers are hereditary and remain exclusively within the Malay royal families, Malaysia has always been able to provide for all of its citizens. All lives matter in Malaysia. Is it wrong for Malaysia to be a permanent ethnic Malay polity?
After a 100 days under the Old Order, many Malaysians now realise that while the Pakatan government was not perfect it was trying to do good. It was perhaps clumsy, but it was honest. Malaysians have to protect the fruits of democracy together, to build back better, we need everyone who dreams of clean government and of democratic space to come together, and in our turn, to push back the Old Order (UMNO).
WSJ reported that Low’s Kuwait connection had provided him the means to fend off investigators in the US and Malaysia pursuing him for his role in the alleged misappropriation involving 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB) funds.
KUALA LUMPUR : The High Court here today dismissed the application by the prosecution to forfeit a sum of RM1.31 … More