Sunday, April 11, 2021

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Spotlight on quartet in search for ‘runner-up’ to replace Singapore’s PM Lee

The four come from the so-called '4G' team which forms the top leadership of Singapore's People's Action Party.

Youth ministry tables Cabinet proposal to separate Undi 18, automatic voter registration

Youth and Sports Minister Reezal Merican Naina Merican says all Cabinet members at the meeting expressed their support for Undi 18.

Umno must be in driver’s seat, Tok Mat lays out ground rules for cooperation

He also says Umno will not compromise on seat distribution with its political allies.

Speed up Undi 18, automatic voter registration, says minister

Saifuddin Abdullah says both matters have already been approved in the Dewan Rakyat.

Israel’s Netanyahu claims ‘huge win’ for right-wing parties in election

His opponents say that he should not remain in office while standing trial on corruption charges.

Israel holds fourth election in under 2 years

This latest election was forced after Benjamin Netanyahu triggered the collapse of a unity government he had formed with his rival Benny Gantz following the three previous inconclusive elections.

Undi 18: Ready or not, here they come?

What began as a unanimous vote in the halls of power now seems to be faltering as youth and lawmakers alike question how prepared teenagers are to help determine the country's future.

Family worried for Dr M’s health if he runs for election again

Dr Mahathir Mohamad's son, Mukhriz, notes his father's age while saying it is time to let younger leaders take over.

Pressure builds to drop Tajuddin as election director as Umno feels GE15 heat

Talk of an end to his role is fuelled by reported unhappiness over his criticism of other bureaus in the party and a failure to retain Umno's allies.

Uganda turns off Facebook, WhatsApp ahead of presidential election

The president's main rival is a pop star parliamentarian with a huge presence on social media.

No PhD required to understand emergency declaration

There is a time for politics and there is a time to prioritise our lives and well-being.

Don’t bring your guns to Washington, Trump supporters told

Trump has summoned supporters to this week's gatherings, tweeting, 'I will be there', and, 'it will be wild'.

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