Malaysia PM urged to resign as rift opens in party
The son of former Malaysian premier Mahathir Mohamad on Friday asked Prime Minister Abdullah Ahmad Badawi to step down from office following the ruling coalition's election debacle at the weekend
Mahathir's son tells Abdullah to quit
Japan Today - 1 hour, 33 minutes ago
Malaysia’s new parliament may have reduced number of minister posts
Smaller Barisan Nasional representation in the next Malaysia Parliament might mean that ministries could be merged and ministerial posts reduced. This follows the March 8th election, where the ruling BN coalition suffered a major setback, reducing its parliamentary presence by almost 60 seats.
POST-ELECTION DRAMA : Shahidan is out, Perak breaks impasse, Mukhriz letter bomshell
The New Straits Times - 1 hour, 51 minutes ago
The Raja Perlis has consented to the appointment of Bintong assemblyman Datuk Dr Md Isa Sabu as the new Menteri Besar of Perlis, replacing the embattled Datuk Seri Shahidan Kassim, who still claimed that he had the prime Minister's authority to continue as MB but that the Ruler has ignored it. Political observers say the situation could lead to a constitutional crisis.
POST-ELECTION REACTION: Umno members demonstrate against CM, Perlis & Terengganu MBs still dodgy
The New Straits Times - 1 hour, 57 minutes ago
The post-election reaction to Barisan Nasional’s worst defeat since 1969 continues to be nothing short of dramatic. Today, In GEORGE TOWN, about 1,000 Umno members demonstrated in Komtar where the Chief Minister’s office is located at 2.15pm, immediately after Friday prayers.
Mahathir’s son asks Malaysian PM to resign
Khaleej Times - Mar 13 11:56 PM
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TODAYonline - Mar 13 11:30 PM
Former premier Mahathir Mohamad's son on Friday revived calls for Prime Minister Abdullah Ahmad Badawi to resign after the ruling coalition's unprecedented election setback.
Sin Chew Jit Poh - Mar 13 10:24 PM
Former leader Mahathir's son revolts against PM Abdullah, calls for resignation Pilstar.com - Mar 13 9:16 PM