This is a PN govt, says Shahidan dismissing ‘polemic’ over branding
The Perlis Umno strongman dismisses those questioning the brand of the current ruling coalition.
Ismail’s Cabinet: Winners and losers
While parties such as Bersatu may have been given a new lease of life, others like Umno's court cluster must now continue their court battle without any political interference.
Focus on next finance minister and ‘sensitive’ 1MDB-linked role as Ismail prepares to announce his Cabinet today
There is strong pressure from Umno for the post despite sensitivities over the finance minister's role in matters related to the 1MDB scandal.
DAP willing to consider joining recovery council, Covid-19 committee
Secretary-general Lim Guan Eng says this is provided that Ismail Sabri's offer is not for token representation or to rubber-stamp the government's views.
Try something new, PH told after failure to oust PN
Analysts say one of the main challenges for the opposition bloc is its lack of successive leaders to replace the current line-up.
How not to topple a govt: Najib’s mother of all failures
Najib overrated himself in seeking to checkmate Muhyiddin, as the country witnesses the return to power of the Perikatan Nasional government he had sought to overthrow.
The colours of Ismail: From student leader to second pandemic prime minister
He has a colourful past in campus activism and is the only former opposition leader to be appointed as prime minister.
Kit Siang says loser can be deputy prime minister
The DAP strongman's call is seen as indirectly suggesting that Anwar Ibrahim be made Ismail Sabri Yaakob's deputy.
Without me, Anwar is nobody, says Dr M
He says it was the PKR president who had rejected him after the collapse of Pakatan Harapan last year.
As hope fades for top seat, chatter forms within PH to replace PM nominee
Senior coalition leaders speak of a need to look beyond the PKR leader after two decades of endorsing him as prime minister.
Next govt must preserve current policies on battling Covid, Agong tells leaders
He says this includes the national vaccination programme and efforts to reach herd immunity in the country.
‘Gentleman’ Muhyiddin earns praise for putting people first
One analyst says it answers a familiar accusation that the Bersatu leader is power-crazy.