Malaysia election: Who is newly elected prime minister Mahathir Mohamad?

Malaysia election: Who is newly elected prime minister Mahathir Mohamad?

Updated May 10, 2018 18:55:21 Photo: Mahathir Mohamad is set to become the world’s oldest elected leader. (Reuters: Lai Seng Sin) Related Story: Malaysia’s Mahathir declares ‘urgency’ to be sworn in today amid raised doubts At 92, Mahathir Mohamad will become the world’s oldest elected leader. His opposition has just …

Malaysian King to pardon jailed opposition figure Anwar Ibrahim, PM Mahathir Mohamad says

Malaysian King to pardon jailed opposition figure Anwar Ibrahim, PM Mahathir Mohamad says

Updated May 11, 2018 17:12:01 Photo: Malaysian PM Mahathir Mohamad once had Anwar Ibrahim jailed, now they’re forming an unlikely political alliance with a succession plan. (Reuters) Malaysia’s new Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad says the country’s King has agreed to pardon jailed opposition figure Anwar Ibrahim, paving the way for …

Malaysia election: Mahathir Mohamad sworn in as country’s seventh Prime Minister

Malaysia election: Mahathir Mohamad sworn in as country’s seventh Prime Minister

Posted May 11, 2018 00:42:07 Photo: Mahathir Mohamad led an opposition alliance to a surprise election victory. (Reuters: Lai Seng Sin) Mahathir Mohamad has been sworn in as Malaysia’s seventh Prime Minister in a ceremony before the South-East Asian country’s King after leading opposition parties to a historic election victory. …

Malaysia election: Mahathir Mohamad says he expects to be sworn in as PM today as palace appears to delay

Malaysia election: Mahathir Mohamad says he expects to be sworn in as PM today as palace appears to delay

Updated May 11, 2018 00:11:57 Former Malaysian prime minister Mahathir Mohamad is expected to be sworn in today after his shock election victory spelled an end to the Barisan Nasional (BN) coalition’s 60-year-rule. Key points: Dr Mahathir’s opposition has won 113 seats to the ruling party’s 79 A simple majority …

Malaysia’s Mahathir Mohamad finds unlikely ally in Anwar Ibrahim for shock election win

Malaysia’s Mahathir Mohamad finds unlikely ally in Anwar Ibrahim for shock election win

Posted May 10, 2018 17:34:36 Photo: Malaysian PM Mahathir Mohamad once had Anwar Ibrahim jailed, now they’re forming an unlikely political alliance with a succession plan. (Reuters) Related Story: Malaysia’s Mahathir declares ‘urgency’ to be sworn in today amid raised doubts Almost as extraordinary as the shock election result in …