Give RoS more time, Ahmad Maslan says on amendment to Umno constitution
He says the Registrar of Society had requested another eight types of documents which will require more time to go through.
Israeli parliament votes to dissolve, hold new elections
Members of Prime Minister Naftali Bennett's outgoing coalition and the opposition led by ex-premier Benjamin Netanyahu have been sparring in Israel's parliament, the Knesset, over a dissolution bill.
‘Endless politicking’ threatens BN’s long-held claim to stability
With internal conflict surfacing despite its strong performance at recent polls, it runs the risk of being seen as a hypocrite, political observers say.
Pakistan’s ex-PM Khan issues ultimatum on elections after mass rally
The coalition government which has seen the country's two normally feuding dynastic parties combine to push Khan out of power has repeatedly said it has no plans to hold an election.
Early voting begins in Australia election with opposition ahead in polls
Millions of Australians are expected to cast their votes in person over the next two weeks at over 500 early-voting centres nationwide.
Philippines election body probes hacking report, says no breach
The National Privacy Commission says it will start its own investigation and call for an explanation from Commission on Elections and the newspaper.
New York allows non-citizens to vote in municipal elections
The local law will allow lawful permanent residents and persons authorised to work in the US who reside in New York and do not have US citizenship to participate in municipal elections.
In the age of Undi 18, youth is still no guarantee of election victory, analysts say
They say age, background and education are only bonus factors as voters are more inclined to consider personality and party.
‘It is a circus’: Philippine election season kicks off
A successor to President Rodrigo Duterte will be elected in the May ballot that is expected to draw more than 60 million voters.
AGC objects to youths’ challenge over delay in Undi 18
Court fixes May 6 to hear the objection.
PN offers new deal for Malaysia, says Muhyiddin
The prime minister welcomes Gerakan as a significant addition to PN.
Myanmar’s Suu Kyi issued pre-emptive call to reject coup, party says
She also reiterates the National League for Democracy's landslide victory in the November 2020 election.