Mahathir Mohamad

Malaysia's ties with India strained after my Kashmir remarks, admits Former PM Mahathir Mohamad

On China's border aggression against India, Mahathir said that India and China should sit down and settle this problem.

published on : 7th August 2020

Former Malaysian leader Mahathir Mohamad slams government for shortened Parliament meet

The Parliament sitting was dismissed right after the speech, with all policy discussion and debates shelved until the next session in July.

published on : 18th May 2020

Malaysia's Mahathir Mohamad out as PM as rival Muhyiddin Yassin wins power

Muhyiddin Yassin will be sworn in on Sunday, royal officials said, after a week of turmoil that followed the collapse of a reformist government and Mahathir's resignation as premier.

published on : 29th February 2020

Will continue to speak against India's actions despite palm oil import curbs: Mahathir

Last week, India imposed restrictions on imports of refined palm oil and palmolein in the backdrop of adverse remarks by Mahathir on the new citizenship law and the Kashmir issue.

published on : 15th January 2020

Malaysian PM Mahathir Mohamad slams Citizenship Act, questions its necessity

Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad criticised the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) on the sidelines of the Kuala Lumpur summit on Friday.

published on : 21st December 2019

Malaysian PM's statement on Indian citizenship 'factually incorrect: MEA

The Malaysian PM had reportedly said, I am sorry to see that India, which claims to be a secular state, is now taking action to deprive some Muslims of their citizenship.

published on : 21st December 2019

Jailed Malaysian leader Anwar Ibrahim walks free after royal pardon

The pardon allows Anwar to re-enter active politics immediately, but it was not clear what his role in government would be.

published on : 16th May 2018