Friday, June 18, 2021

politics

Muhyiddin, Mahiaddin, what’s in a name?

An education for those who obsess over the prime minister's name without knowing the proper historical and cultural context.

DAP must accept working with Umno, says Anwar loyalist

Abdullah Sani says cooperation with the Malay party would be in the interest of the people.

Anwar won’t be PM even if Parliament reconvenes, analysts say

They say the PKR leader still lacks the numbers and question the extent to which an alliance with Umno would ensure political stability in the country.

US lawsuit casts spotlight on ‘disappeared’ Saudi royal

Mohammed bin Nayef, long seen as the CIA's most trusted Saudi ally, has not been seen in public since his detention in March last year.

French president slapped in the face while greeting crowd

Two people have been detained and are being questioned.

Claim that palace invited politicians to ‘save Malaysia’ turns out to be fake news

The meeting in the coming days is a routine feedback gathering session on the virus emergency.

Nepal calls elections again amid pandemic crisis

This is the second time in five months that Nepal's parliament has been dissolved.

Teach the youth, it’s about more than individual leaders, Undi18 says on political apathy

Otherwise, it could be hard to convince the younger generation to become involved in politics even after the legal voting age is lowered.

Elections can wait, Sarawak politicians agree after health DG’s warning

Unconvinced that the state can reach its target of herd immunity by August, they urge the EC to undertake reforms to facilitate postal voting.

No space for democratic vanities when fighting an invisible killer

There's no shame in admitting the ultimate reason behind the virus emergency.

PKR stagnant after 2020 exodus, says ex-Wanita chief Zuraida

She says most of those who left last year held high-ranking positions or were part of the top decision-making body.

Umno won’t push for snap polls if Covid situation is not good, says Tajuddin

The Pasir Salak MP says Umno will not push for an election in August if case numbers remain high.

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