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Malaysia's Defiant Prime Minister: The 1MDB Purge
August 09, 2016
Malaysia's Defiant Prime Minister: The 1MDB Purge
Despite a deepening scandal, Najib Razak has strengthened his position by purging his party and government of critics.
Malaysia's Defiant Prime Minister: The 1MDB Purge
What's Behind Malaysia's Pile of Missing Money?
July 15, 2015
What's Behind Malaysia's Pile of Missing Money?
A financial scandal implicating Malaysia's prime minister has gripped the country.
What's Behind Malaysia's Pile of Missing Money?
Malaysian Opposition Divided Over Islamic Law
May 07, 2014
Malaysian Opposition Divided Over Islamic Law
A rift is forming in Malaysia’s opposition coalition over plans to introduce strict Islamic law to Kelantan.
Malaysian Opposition Divided Over Islamic Law
Old Malaysian Issues Are New, Again
February 04, 2014
Old Malaysian Issues Are New, Again
Controversy over the use of “Allah” by non-Muslims has religious – and political – underpinnings.
Old Malaysian Issues Are New, Again
Malaysia’s Ruling Parties Hold onto Power – Barely
May 07, 2013
Malaysia’s Ruling Parties Hold onto Power – Barely
Malaysia’s ruling party has won the recent election by a narrow margin, amid irregularities at the polls.
Malaysia’s Ruling Parties Hold onto Power – Barely
Malaysians Braced for Election and its Aftermath
May 01, 2013
Malaysians Braced for Election and its Aftermath
Beleaguered Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak is expected to prevail at the polls. What happens next is anyone’s guess.
Malaysians Braced for Election and its Aftermath
PM Najib Dissolves Malaysian Government, Poll Pending
April 04, 2013
PM Najib Dissolves Malaysian Government, Poll Pending
After threatening to do so for two years, Malaysian PM Najib Razak has finally called for elections.
PM Najib Dissolves Malaysian Government, Poll Pending
Anwar Ibrahim Unveils Election Pledges
February 27, 2013
Anwar Ibrahim Unveils Election Pledges
Opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim has announced his manifesto for Malaysia’s upcoming elections.
Anwar Ibrahim Unveils Election Pledges
Malaysia's Opposition Leader Stepping Down?
August 21, 2012
Malaysia's Opposition Leader Stepping Down?
Although Anwar Ibrahim is unlikely to win the next election, he’ll likely remain a force in the country’s political scene.
Malaysia's Opposition Leader Stepping Down?
Sarawak Poll Offers Glimpse
April 20, 2011
Sarawak Poll Offers Glimpse
Results of a recent state election in Malaysia likely have PM Najib Razak considering an early national vote.
Sarawak Poll Offers Glimpse
Politically, It’s Just Bad Luck
January 26, 2011
Politically, It’s Just Bad Luck
A record number of by-elections in Malaysia is down largely to the disturbing number of deaths among politicians.
Politically, It’s Just Bad Luck
Malaysia Gears Up for Early Poll
November 11, 2010
Malaysia Gears Up for Early Poll
Has recent UNMO success raised the likelihood that Prime Minister Najib Razak will call an early election?
Malaysia Gears Up for Early Poll
The Politics of Tragedy in Borneo
October 20, 2010
The Politics of Tragedy in Borneo
The death of a Malaysian MP has raised the political stakes in Borneo—and will give a glimpse of how popular the govt is.
The Politics of Tragedy in Borneo
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