Category Archives: Dr Mahathir Mohamad

Dr Mahathir to meet Ops Lallang detainees in Oct 28 forum

IN 1987, 106 people were held without trial for what the then Mahathir administration said was to prevent racial clashes. Thirty years later, more than 30 of these detainees will come face to face with Dr Mahathir Mohamad to discuss … Continue reading

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Barring Dr M from entering S’wak would be a ‘mortal sin’

By Francis Paul Siah COMMENT | At long last, former premier and Pakatan Harapan chairperson Dr Mahathir Mohamad will be stepping onto Sarawak soil again. He is scheduled to speak at a Pakatan Harapan event in Kuching on Sept 24. … Continue reading

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Mahathir: Opposition can win in Malaysia

Former Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad is interviewed in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, on Friday. Photo – AP Former Malaysian strongman Mahathir Mohamad says the opposition alliance campaigning to topple the country’s corruption-tainted leader can win the next general elections and pull … Continue reading

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Najib’s ‘third world’ aid for US economy cracks up Mahathir

    INTERVIEW | Dr Mahathir Mohamad was unable to hold back his laughter when quizzed on Prime Minister Najib Abdul Razak’s pledge to help strengthen the United States economy. “Hah, this is the first time that a Third World … Continue reading

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Mahathir: I am a threat to the nation in Najib’s Malaysia

 KUALA LUMPUR: Saying he is now considered a threat to the nation, Dr Mahathir Mohamad predicts more instances of thuggery. The PPBM chairman also said, in his latest blogpost, that it did not make sense to blame the fracas at … Continue reading

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Who is lying on RM230m – Mahathir or Zahid?

YOURSAY | ‘Zahid wouldn’t lie, would he? He accumulated his wealth when he was in corporate sector.’ I am free of corruption, declares Zahid Anonymous 2436471476414726: The standard pleading for all those charged in court for corruption is that they are … Continue reading

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Kit Siang: I am okay with Dr Mahathir’s Malays-only stand

PETALING JAYA: Lim Kit Siang says he may not agree with all of what Dr Mahathir Mohamad had said about PPBM not allowing DAP candidates to contest under the PPBM ticket in the next general election, but understood his stand. … Continue reading

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Dr M: Freeing Anwar process will begin within one week of forming government

PETALING JAYA: Pakatan Harapan has committed to the process of freeing Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim from jail within one week of forming the next government. Its newly announced chairman Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad (pic), the former premier of 22 years, … Continue reading

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Dr M denies backing Anwar, says he can’t be PM from jail

PETALING JAYA: Former premier Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad (pic) has denied supporting Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim to become the next prime minister, as reported in a recent article by British daily The Guardian. The Pribumi chairman said Anwar could not … Continue reading

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Liong Sik: I never received money from Mahathir while in MCA

 KAJANG: Dr Ling Liong Sik today said he had never received funds from Dr Mahathir Mohamad during his tenure as MCA president, adding that the Chinese-based party was capable of sourcing its own funds. “We were rich enough to use … Continue reading

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