Category Archives: Dr Mahathir Mohamad

Dr M, Wan Azizah to be named advisers in pro-tem Harapan panel

Pakatan Harapan has agreed to name its parliamentary opposition leader Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail and former prime minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad as advisers in its pro-tem committee. The decision to form an 18-member Harapan pro-tem committee was made at … Continue reading

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Dr M pokes fun at Nazri’s ‘silent’ cendol meet

  Despite their highly-anticipated debate in Kuala Kangsar having been postponed, former premier Dr Mahathir Mohamad and Tourism and Culture Minister Nazri Aziz still managed to meet, even if it was just over cendol in the Perak town yesterday. At … Continue reading

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No debate, so Dr M and Nazri have cendol date

Former prime minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad and Tourism and Culture Minister Mohamed Nazri Abdul Aziz met over cendol in Kuala Kangsar today even though their planned debate in the town was postponed. Nazri caught up with the Parti Pribumi Bersatu … Continue reading

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Dr M: Forget red carpet, let’s debate 1MDB, RM2.6 billion

PUTRAJAYA: Former prime minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad reiterated today that he will not be contesting in the next general election (GE14). “But if he (Padang Rengas MP Nazri Aziz) would like to have a public debate, that, we can do. … Continue reading

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GE14: Mahathir dares Nazri to stand in Langkawi

BANGI: Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia (PPBM) chairman Dr Mahathir Mohamad has responded to a challenge from Umno’s Nazri Aziz by asking the latter to take him on in Langkawi in the next general election (GE14). “I’m telling him to contest … Continue reading

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Only a stupid driver will keep heading straight, Dr M explains ‘U-turn’

Former prime minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad conceded that he had made a “U-turn” by siding with the opposition but used the analogy of a driver to justify his new position. “Yes, I did a U-turn. Only a stupid driver would … Continue reading

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Dr M: Perhaps we’d be better off being an European colony

Former prime minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad has sarcastically suggested that Malaysia may be better off remaining an European colony. He said this in a blog posting today in defence of national car maker Proton Holdings which its owner DRB-Hicom is … Continue reading

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