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Fierce but Frail, Malaysia's Mahathir, 92, Aims to Topple Protg - New .. - Nytimes - 18/02 3:15 am

New York Times Fierce but Frail, Malaysia's Mahathir , 92, Aims to Topple Protg New York Times PERAI, Malaysia Mahathir Mohamad, who led Malaysia for decades with dagger-sharp rhetoric and increasingly autocratic ways, is 92 and in frail health. But he wants his old job back. To do it, Mr. Mahathir , already one of the world's most durable ...





With Mahathir eyeing to contest in Langkawi, Najib announces new projects .. - Straitstimes - 17/02 9:18 pm

The Straits Times With Mahathir eyeing to contest in Langkawi, Najib announces new projects on holiday isle The Straits Times LANGKAWI (BERNAMA) - Malaysia's Prime Minister Najib Razak on Saturday (Feb 17) announced an allocation of RM1.315 billion (S$443 million) to implement five new government projects in the holiday island of Langkawi in Kedah state. The allocation





DAP first among Sabah Pakatan parties to voice support for Dr Mahathir - .. - TMI - 17/02 5:22 pm

The Malaysian Insight DAP first among Sabah Pakatan parties to voice support for Dr Mahathir The Malaysian Insight Under Najib , close to RM20 billion has been spent, compared with the era of Dr Mahathir in the 1980s, when he used only RM5.3 billion. If we take into account inflation and other factors, RM5.3 billion is equivalent to RM12 billion. This is Najib's ... Sabah, Sarawak the kingmakers of GE14 Sin Chew Jit Poh





OPINION: The Malaysian Election Campaign is Already Exhausting - The News .. - Thenewslens - 17/02 11:48 am

The News Lens International OPINION: The Malaysian Election Campaign is Already Exhausting The News Lens International The talk sometimes becomes darker, even conspiratorial, including speculation about visits by Prime Minister Najib Razak and his Deputy Ahmad Zahid Hamidi to jailed opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim. Are government people working on a Plan B should Najib ...





CNY faux pas shows Malaysia's diversity taken for granted - Free Malaysia .. - FMT - 17/02 7:47 am

Malay Mail CNY faux pas shows Malaysia's diversity taken for granted Free Malaysia Today Earlier, the Domestic Trade, Cooperatives and Consumerism Ministry apologised for its Chinese New Year advertisement in Chinese-language dailies, featuring a rooster instead of a dog, the zodiac animal for the new lunar year. Oil giant Petronas too ... Ministry apologises for 'barking rooster' CNY ad, blames technical error Malay Mail Malaysia sorry for Chinese New Year rooster ad cock-up Yahoo Singapore ..





PKR grassroots leader bides his time for national fame - The Malaysian .. - TMI - 17/02 7:09 am

The Malaysian Insight PKR grassroots leader bides his time for national fame The Malaysian Insight As the 14th general election approaches, The Malaysian Insight looks at new and young politicians who are being groomed by their parties to stand as candidates. One of the biggest grouses among the electorate is the lack of young leaders as the heads ...





PKR grassroots leader bides his time for national fame - The Malaysian .. - TMI - 17/02 7:09 am

The Malaysian Insight PKR grassroots leader bides his time for national fame The Malaysian Insight The former administrative and diplomatic service officer (PTD) started his career in politics as a special officer to PKR de facto leader Anwar Ibrahim in 2010, an offer he said he could not turn down. It was Anwar and the Reformasi movement formed in ...





As Dr Mahathir eyes Langkawi, PM tells island's Indians BN the coalition .. - TMI - 16/02 7:57 pm

The Malaysian Insight As Dr Mahathir eyes Langkawi, PM tells island's Indians BN the coalition to vote for The Malaysian Insight The economic growth rate now stands at 5.9%, and we recorded exports of RM83.5 billion last November. Our currency has been described as the best-performing currency in the world within the last couple of months, he said, adding that the facts did ... PM drubs Dr M in Langkawi; MCMC tells TMI to delete letters Malaysiakini





Malaysian engineer out of UAE jail just in time for CNY - Free Malaysia .. - FMT - 16/02 3:25 pm

Malay Mail Malaysian engineer out of UAE jail just in time for CNY Free Malaysia Today The Malaysian government cares about its citizens who are in peril when they are out of the country, extending them consular services in the spirit of the Vienna Convention and prevailing laws of the country of visit, Anifah said. Lau's sister ... Malaysian jailed in UAE gets released by CNY, but to remain there ... Malay Mail





Najib says enthusiastic CNY celebration reflects growing economy ... - .. - FMT - 16/02 1:01 pm

Free Malaysia Today Najib says enthusiastic CNY celebration reflects growing economy ... Free Malaysia Today KUALA LUMPUR: Prime Minister Najib Razak said the enthusiastic and spirited celebration of Chinese New Year this year reflects the nation's economic





Months away from Malaysian election, EU's move stirs discontent in palm .. - Straitstimes - 16/02 11:10 am

U.S. News & World Report Months away from Malaysian election , EU's move stirs discontent in palm groves The Straits Times KUALA LUMPUR (REUTERS) - An European Union (EU) decision to curb palm oil imports was the last thing Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak needed ahead of a coming election , with rural voters already aggrieved over financial scandals at state-owned palm ... Months away from Malaysian election, EU's move stirs discontent in ... Reuters Canada





Months away from Malaysian election, EU's move stirs discontent in palm .. - Reuters - 16/02 10:52 am

Reuters Months away from Malaysian election, EU's move stirs discontent in palm groves Reuters Aged 92, and having stood down in 2003 as Malaysia's longest serving premier, Mahathir Mohamad has come out of retirement to lead the campaign against his one-time protege Najib, having forged an unlikely alliance with jailed opposition leader Anwar ...





Months away from Malaysian election, EU's move stirs discontent in palm .. - Reuters - 16/02 10:49 am

Reuters Months away from Malaysian election, EU's move stirs discontent in palm groves Reuters Aged 92, and having stood down in 2003 as Malaysia's longest serving premier, Mahathir Mohamad has come out of retirement to lead the campaign against his one-time protege Najib , having forged an unlikely alliance with jailed opposition leader Anwar





Commentary: Beneath the cycle of Malaysian voter excitement and .. - CNA - 16/02 6:23 am

The Straits Times Commentary: Beneath the cycle of Malaysian voter excitement and exhaustion, a contest brews Channel NewsAsia What will Najib be willing to offer PAS Malaysia's main Islamist party if he's forced to rely on their support to win the election ? Seats in the Cabinet? Control of the Tabung Haji, the fund which Muslim would-be pilgrims put savings into to travel ... Ex- Malaysia PM Mahathir discharged from hospital The Straits Times





Whither Malaysia? - Opinion - Jerusalem Post - The Jerusalem Post mobile .. - Jpost - 16/02 3:38 am

The Jerusalem Post mobile website Whither Malaysia? - Opinion - Jerusalem Post The Jerusalem Post mobile website Will Israeli diplomat David Roet's visit be a one-time anomaly or the start of a new beginning in Israeli-Malaysian relations? Israeli paper hopes diplomat visit signals new dawn of Malaysian link Malay Mail Muslim Malaysia rejects criticism over Israeli visit The Nation Controversy Over Israel Participation In WUF9 A Bid To Gain ... malaysiandigest.com





UN invited Israel to KL conference, says Anifah - The Malaysian Insight - TMI - 15/02 3:37 pm

The Malaysian Insight UN invited Israel to KL conference, says Anifah The Malaysian Insight In 1997, a cricket team from the Jewish state was allowed to play in an international cricket tournament in Kuala Lumpur , in which 22 countries participated. The decision to invite Israel was met with anger and protest by several Muslim groups. In





Opposition plans to appoint former judges to exonerate Anwar if it wins .. - CNA - 15/02 2:54 pm

Channel NewsAsia Opposition plans to appoint former judges to exonerate Anwar if it wins election Channel NewsAsia KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysian opposition plans to fill the royal pardons board with ex-judges who will exonerate their incarcerated leader, Anwar Ibrahim if they form a government. This would pave the way for him to take over as prime minister from Dr ... Pakatan to fill up Pardons Board with ex-judges to help prove Anwar's innocence Malay Mail





Umno 'two-faced' for allowing Israelis to take part in UN forum - The .. - TMI - 15/02 12:18 am

The Malaysian Insight Umno 'two-faced' for allowing Israelis to take part in UN forum The Malaysian Insight The Times of Israel reported that the country's Foreign Ministry confirmed its diplomats were allowed into Kuala Lumpur to attend the conference. Israel's foreign ministry spokesman Emmanuel Nahshon said the diplomats attended WUF for a week in Kuala ...





How could Israeli envoys be let in country, ask civil groups - The .. - TMI - 15/02 10:19 am

The Malaysian Insight How could Israeli envoys be let in country, ask civil groups The Malaysian Insight But this is not the first time an Israel delegation has entered Malaysia legally. In 1997, a cricket team from the Jewish state was allowed entrance to play in an international cricket tournament in the capital city, which was participated by 22





Malaysia's impending slowdown rattles Najib ahead of election - Nikkei .. - Nikkei - 14/02 5:57 pm

Nikkei Asian Review Malaysia's impending slowdown rattles Najib ahead of election Nikkei Asian Review KUALA LUMPUR -- Malaysia's economy grew 5.9% year-on-year in 2017, but the outlook may not be so rosy for 2018, as many analysts predict a slowdown that would present a challenge for Prime Minister Najib Razak with elections fast approaching. Gross ... Robust 2017 growth sets stage for Malaysia's Najib ahead of polls Nasdaq Robust 2017 growth sets stage for Najib ahead of polls Free Malaysia ..





Robust 2017 growth sets stage for Malaysia's Najib ahead of polls - .. - Today - 14/02 5:30 pm

TODAYonline Robust 2017 growth sets stage for Malaysia's Najib ahead of polls TODAYonline The brisk pace of growth over the past four quarters may increase the chances that Mr Najib , criticised over financial irregularities at a state-owned fund and rising living costs, can fend off an election challenge from his former mentor Mahathir





Chinese New Year song inspired by Malaysian cinema legend P. Ramlee .. - Straitstimes - 14/02 1:09 pm

The Straits Times Chinese New Year song inspired by Malaysian cinema legend P. Ramlee spreads cheer and unity The Straits Times PETALING JAYA (THE STAR/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) - A cross-cultural Chinese New Year music video inspired by the music of Malaysian cinema legend P. Ramlee is spreading festive cheer and celebrating Malaysia's diversity. The upbeat 1 minute and 41 second ... P. Ramlee-inspired CNY song spreads cheer and unity The Star Online





City Hall approving projects illegally, says KL residents' leader - The .. - TMI - 14/02 7:14 am

The Malaysian Insight City Hall approving projects illegally, says KL residents' leader The Malaysian Insight Taman Tun Dr Ismail residents at a protest last November to save Taman Rimba Kiara, where a proposed condominium project will destroy one of the city's green lungs. The Malaysian Insight file pic, February 14, 2018. However, the local plan, called ...





Malaysia's election electric and exhausting - The Interpreter - Lowyinstitute - 14/02 4:19 am

The Interpreter Malaysia's election electric and exhausting The Interpreter The talk sometimes becomes darker, even conspiratorial, including speculation about visits by Prime Minister Najib Razak and his Deputy Ahmad Zahid Hamidi to jailed opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim . Are government people working on a Plan B should Najib





Stop rumours about EPF fire or else, warns MCMC - Free Malaysia Today - FMT - 13/02 10:43 pm

Free Malaysia Today Stop rumours about EPF fire or else, warns MCMC Free Malaysia Today MCMC said any individual or party found to be disseminating fake news may be liable for action under Section 233 of the Communications and Multimedia Act for improper use of network facilities or network service. In this regard, the public is





What's the real issue in Shah Alam Stadium wrangle? - The Malaysian Insight - TMI - 13/02 9:00 pm

The Malaysian Insight What's the real issue in Shah Alam Stadium wrangle? The Malaysian Insight State exco Amirudin Shari said the crisis was triggered when FAS disrespected Sultan of Selangor Sultan Sharafuddin Idris Shah by not releasing several players and boycotting the state's selection in the Sultan's Cup last year. But FAS, on the other ...





VIDEO: Gedung Pemerintahan Malaysia Terbakar - CNN Indonesia - Cnnindonesia - 13/02 8:42 pm

CNN Indonesia VIDEO: Gedung Pemerintahan Malaysia Terbakar CNN Indonesia Jakarta, CNN Indonesia -- Sedikitnya 600 orang dievakuasi setelah kebakaran di gedung Kumpulan Wang Simpanan Kerja ( KWSP ) Malaysia pada Selasa (13/2). Penduduk setempat berhasil merekam video kebakaran tersebut. CEO KWSP , Mohd Naim Daruwish, mengatakan ...





Malaysia's opposition files objections to proposed new vote boundaries - .. - Straitstimes - 13/02 7:04 pm

The Straits Times Malaysia's opposition files objections to proposed new vote boundaries The Straits Times KUALA LUMPUR (REUTERS) - Malaysia's opposition and an election watchdog submitted objections on Tuesday (Feb 13) to the redrawing of some constituency boundaries, which they said would favour Prime Minister Najib Razak in a general election due by ... Asia Insight: Malaysia's Najib deploys policy firepower in duel with ... Nikkei Asian Review Malaysia opposition objects on submitting new ..





Malaysia's opposition files objections to proposed new vote boundaries - .. - Reuters - 13/02 6:20 pm

Reuters Malaysia's opposition files objections to proposed new vote boundaries Reuters FILE PHOTO - Malaysia's Prime Minister Najib Razak walks beside his deputy Ahmad Zahid Hamidi during the United Malays National Organization (UMNO) general assembly in Kuala Lumpur , Malaysia December 7, 2017. REUTERS/Lai Seng Sin. The review period ... Malaysia's opposition files objections to proposed new vote ... Reuters Africa Malaysia's Najib deploys policy firepower in duel with Mahathir ... Nikkei ..





Malaysia's opposition files objections to proposed new vote boundaries - .. - Reuters - 13/02 6:06 pm

Reuters Malaysia's opposition files objections to proposed new vote boundaries Reuters The Election Commission set a month-long public review of its proposed changes from Jan. 15, shortly after a court dismissed a legal challenge by the opposition-controlled government of Selangor state. The review period ends on Wednesday and the ... Malaysia's Najib deploys policy firepower in duel with Mahathir Nikkei Asian Review





Malaysia's opposition files objections to proposed new vote boundaries - .. - Swissinfo - 13/02 6:00 pm

swissinfo.ch Malaysia's opposition files objections to proposed new vote boundaries swissinfo.ch Electoral boundaries were last changed in 2003, under the leadership of then-premier Mahathir Mohamad, who was also accused of manipulating the process in favour of the ruling coalition, which has held power since independence in 1957. Mahathir, 92 ... Malaysia's Najib deploys policy firepower in duel with Mahathir Nikkei Asian Review





Malaysia's Bersih submits 30000 objections to 'unconstitutional' electoral .. - CNA - 13/02 5:58 pm

Channel NewsAsia Malaysia's Bersih submits 30000 objections to 'unconstitutional' electoral maps Channel NewsAsia KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysian electoral reform group Bersih 2.0 and opposition leaders on Tuesday (Feb 13) submitted objections which they say represent more than 30,000 voters unhappy over the "pro-government" redrawing of electoral boundaries in opposition ... 30,000 object to redelineation in Selangor Free Malaysia Today Free Malaysia Today





Shafee: I gave interview, attended forum to defend judiciary Free ... - .. - FMT - 13/02 4:46 pm

Free Malaysia Today Shafee: I gave interview, attended forum to defend judiciary Free ... Free Malaysia Today PUTRAJAYA: Lawyer Muhammad Shafee Abdullah gave an interview to a newspaper and participated in an Umno-organised forum as he wanted to defend the judiciar... I was defending judiciary with Anwar roadshow, Shafee says Malaysiakini





KWSP: No Compromise To Data Integrity Or Members Savings - Vulcan Post - Vulcanpost - 13/02 2:25 pm

Channel NewsAsia KWSP : No Compromise To Data Integrity Or Members Savings Vulcan Post (press release) Earlier today, footage of the Kumpulan Wang Simpanan Pekerja ( KWSP ) building in Petaling Jaya on fire surfaced amongst Malaysian netizens, with many sharing images and videos on various social media channels. And at around 1.25pm, KWSP's Corporate ... Fire breaks out at Employees Provident Fund building in Malaysia : Report Channel NewsAsia Fire in Malaysia's EPF building caused by flammable ..





Fire in Malaysia's EPF building caused by flammable cladding: Official - .. - Straitstimes - 13/02 1:27 pm

The Straits Times Fire in Malaysia's EPF building caused by flammable cladding: Official The Straits Times PETALING JAYA (THE STAR/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) - The fire at the building housing Malaysia's biggest retirement fund EPF in Selangor on Tuesday (Feb 13) was caused by a spark that set a flammable cladding panel on the building's exterior alight, a senior ... Fire at EPF building in Malaysia caused by sparks that ignited flammable cladding Channel NewsAsia Landmark EPF building on fire Free ..





30,000 object to redelineation in Selangor Free Malaysia Today - Free .. - FMT - 13/02 1:21 pm

Free Malaysia Today 30,000 object to redelineation in Selangor Free Malaysia Today Free Malaysia Today PH president Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail (seated, second from left) with Bersih chief Maria Chin Abdullah (seated, second from right) and other PH leaders. PETALING JAYA: More than 30,000 signatures objecting to the proposed redelineation of electoral ... Malaysia's Bersih submits 30,000 objections to 'unconstitutional ... Channel NewsAsia





Malaysia's EPF building in Selangor catches fire - The Straits Times - Straitstimes - 13/02 12:59 am

The Straits Times Malaysia's EPF building in Selangor catches fire The Straits Times PETALING JAYA (THE STAR/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) - A building occupied by Malaysia's biggest retirement fund EPF in Selangor state caught fire on Tuesday (Feb 13) , causing traffic congestion as the building is located next to a highway. The Employment ...




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Falling sales and vanishing crowds at Petaling Street .. - FMT
Free Malaysia Today Falling sales and vanishing crowds at Petaling Street Free Malaysia Today FMT_ROS_Leaderboard_Top_728x90. FREE MALAYSIA TODAY Indonesia mulls temporary ban on maids to Malaysia FMT Reporters
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Florida school shooting: Students demand tighter gun .. - BBC
BBC News Florida school shooting: Students demand tighter gun controls BBC News Young survivors of Wednesday's school shooting in Florida have taken part in an emotionally charged rally demanding tighter gun controls. Protesters in Fort Lauderdale chanted "shame on you", referring to US ..
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Report: Winn-Dixie owner preparing for bankruptcy, up .. - Wsbtv
WSB Atlanta Report: Winn-Dixie owner preparing for bankruptcy, up to 200 stores could close WSB Atlanta Up to 200 stores could close as part of a bankruptcy filing, Bloomberg reported. According to Winn-Dixie's website, the retailer has locations in Florida, Georgia, Alabama, Louisiana and ..
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The $800 Huawei Mate 10 Pro is a solid Android .. - Techrepublic
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