Mahathir Mohamad

May 11, 2018
May 11, 2018

Mahathir says king willing to grant pardon for Anwar

Malaysia's newly-elected Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad says on Friday that the country's monarch has indicated he is willing to grant a full pardon to jailed politician Anwar Ibrahim...

May 10, 2018
May 10, 2018

Mahathir to be sworn tonight

Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad is expected to be officially sworn in as Malaysia's seventh prime minister at 9:30pm.

May 10, 2018
May 10, 2018

Malaysia's Mahathir meets with king after stunning election win

Malaysian ex-leader Mahathir Mohamad, 92, met with the king as he seeks permission to swiftly form a government and quell concerns around the succession after a stunning win over the coalition that...

May 10, 2018
May 10, 2018

Malaysia Polls: Mahathir-led opposition gets historic victory

Malaysia's veteran ex-leader Mahathir Mohamad, 92, won a shock election victory yesterday, in a political earthquake that toppled the country's scandal-plagued premier and ousted a regime...

April 10, 2018
April 10, 2018

Malaysia general election May 9

Malaysia will hold a general election on May 9, the country's Election Commission (EC) says, in what could be the toughest test of the ruling-coalition's 61-year grip on power.