Mahathir Mohamad

Malaysia PM quits with no clear successor in line

Muhyiddin Yassin came to power in March last year without an election at the head of the scandal-plagued coalition following the collapse of a two-year-old, reformist government.

published on : 16th August 2021

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

Narendra Modi congratulates Mahathir Mohamad on being sworn in as Malaysia PM 

Mahathir, 92, was yesterday sworn in as the seventh prime minister of Malaysia.

published on : 11th May 2018