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Controversial Indian Salafist a Litmus Test for Malaysia on Counterterrorism
December 08, 2017
Controversial Indian Salafist a Litmus Test for Malaysia on Counterterrorism
India wants Zakir Naik extradited on terror charges.
Controversial Indian Salafist a Litmus Test for Malaysia on Counterterrorism
Malaysia’s Forgotten Jerejak Island
October 05, 2017
Malaysia’s Forgotten Jerejak Island
The island’s rich history is at risk, threatened by the grueling pace of modern development.
Malaysia’s Forgotten Jerejak Island
The Real Test for US-Malaysia Relations in the Trump Era
September 06, 2017
The Real Test for US-Malaysia Relations in the Trump Era
Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak’s first White House visit is a chance to address broader challenges in bilateral ties.
The Real Test for US-Malaysia Relations in the Trump Era
Intolerance Rising: Atheists at Risk in Malaysia
August 22, 2017
Intolerance Rising: Atheists at Risk in Malaysia
Atheist groups test the limits of secularism in Kuala Lumpur.
Intolerance Rising: Atheists at Risk in Malaysia
The Unsinkable Najib Razak
June 19, 2017
The Unsinkable Najib Razak
Even as 1MDB and other scandals claim further scalps, Malaysia's prime minister is expected to win the next election.
The Unsinkable Najib Razak
Islamic Fashion on the Rise in Malaysia
May 17, 2017
Islamic Fashion on the Rise in Malaysia
As many Muslim women choose to dress modestly, more brands are joining this juicy market
Islamic Fashion on the Rise in Malaysia
Can Malaysia's Opposition Win?
March 20, 2017
Can Malaysia's Opposition Win?
Despite the massive 1MDB scandal, Malaysia's ruling party might be in an even better position than in 2013.
Can Malaysia's Opposition Win?
Is the North Korea Crisis a Gift for Malaysia’s Najib?
March 13, 2017
Is the North Korea Crisis a Gift for Malaysia’s Najib?
Despite the scandals, Malaysian prime minister has the moral high ground.
Is the North Korea Crisis a Gift for Malaysia’s Najib?
Here Come the Malaysian Morality Police
February 22, 2017
Here Come the Malaysian Morality Police
As hardline Islam rises, lawmakers in Malaysia will debate a controversial bill to increase sharia punishments.
Here Come the Malaysian Morality Police
Najib Razak and the Neverending 1MDB Scandal
August 31, 2016
Najib Razak and the Neverending 1MDB Scandal
“You can bend the rules of political physics in Malaysia, not forever but for awhile.”
Najib Razak and the Neverending 1MDB Scandal
Malaysia – Africa’s Silent Partner
May 30, 2016
Malaysia – Africa’s Silent Partner
One of Southeast Asia’s largest economies is quietly engaged across Africa.
Malaysia – Africa’s Silent Partner
Malaysia After the Scandal
February 01, 2016
Malaysia After the Scandal
The 1MDB scandal has drawn attention to corruption in Malaysia, but is it enough to spark reform?
Malaysia After the Scandal
Malaysia: Najib Doubles Down
December 25, 2015
Malaysia: Najib Doubles Down
The government is close to introducing a controversial new security law.
Malaysia: Najib Doubles Down
Malaysians Escalate Push For Najib’s Resignation
September 04, 2015
Malaysians Escalate Push For Najib’s Resignation
The chorus of criticism directed at the Malaysian prime minister grows.
Malaysians Escalate Push For Najib’s Resignation
Malaysia and Mahathir: The Doctor Is Still in the House
September 02, 2015
Malaysia and Mahathir: The Doctor Is Still in the House
The revival of populist former Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad comes at a price for the people of Malaysia.
Malaysia and Mahathir: The Doctor Is Still in the House
After the Scandal: What’s Next for Malaysia
August 31, 2015
After the Scandal: What’s Next for Malaysia
PM Najib Razak seems to have navigated the immediate fallout of the 1MDB scandal, but it will continue to haunt him.
After the Scandal: What’s Next for Malaysia
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