Former Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohammad confirms the setting up of new Malay party, stressing it is necessary as the other Malay parties have gone astray.
Political analyst Prof P. Sivamurugan says Malaysians are fed-up with the continuous battle between Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad and Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim as to who should be the PM candidate, adding the differences will eventually end Pakatan Harapan’s feel-good image pre-GE14.
Pakatan Harapan could split further after PKR says Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim, and not Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad, should be the coalition’s PM candidate. Also, swimming pools will be open to athletes while diners can now eat together at restaurants.
While Perikatan Nasional and Pakatan Harapan both claim to have the majority, they can only convince Malaysians by declaring their support publicly. Till then, it’s all a psychological war where, not the Palace, but the average MPs play kingmakers.
A defiant Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad insists he is still Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia chairman and “sacks” working secretary Capt (Rtd) Muhammad Suhaimi Yahya. But secretary-general Datuk Seri Hamzah Zainudin insists the membership of Dr Mahathir and four others are “automatically nullified”.
Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin may survive the motion of no confidence but will be tested when drawing up Budget 2021 later this year – when unemployment rates are set to soar and economy is depressed because of Covid-19.
Drama or otherwise, the rule of law will determine who wins the top seat in Putrajaya when Parliament resumes, writes senior lawyer Datuk Seri Jahaberdeen Mohamed Yunoos.
Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin’s appointment as Prime Minister comes at the right time as he has the ability to help the economy grow, writes retired government officer Datuk P. Gunasilan.
Here’s what Malaysia’s political uncertainty means for the rakyat.
The resignation of the controversial Maszlee Malik as Education Minister underlines a greater problem faced by Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad since GE14 – he can’t seem to rely on the fresh faces to get things going.
A new mobile phone application that promises delicious food at affordable prices has been launched by Human Life Advancement Foundation.
From haphazard and indiscriminate parking to almost apocalyptic at night, much must be done to turn Putrajaya into a must-visit destination for all.
Shouts of profanities by family members of the accused, threats, being spat at and black magic at the court compound – nothing surprises the writer anymore.