UNLIKE his predecessors, Datuk Seri Azmin Ali does not seem to have suffered any political calamity from helming the Selangor Mentri Besar position but has instead moved on to greener pastures as Economic Affairs Minister in the Federal Government.
It is understood that the Yang di-Pertuan Agong has accepted Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim’s assurances over the choice of the new AG with an open heart, although there was concern among some of his brother Rulers.
The deadlock between Datuk Seri Shahidan Kassim and the Perlis palace on who should be the Mentri Besar seems to be pointing to a snap state election that nobody really wants.
DATUK Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail may be the Deputy Prime Minister designate but on Thursday, as her famous husband prepared for freedom, her role as wife took over as she helped Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim put on his jacket.
Power has been like an elixir for Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad as he goes about setting up his new government that is still engulfed in the euphoria of victory.
PETALING JAYA: The rumblings have started in Umno for its president Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak to take responsibility for Barisan Nasional’s disastrous outcome in the general election, with the first hints coming from Kelantan.
WHEN dawn broke after the longest night in Malaysian politics, it became clear that Barisan Nasional’s defeat in the general election was devastating.
As predicted by Dr Mahathir, the Malay tsunami has taken place in GE14.
PETALING JAYA: As Malaysians go to the polls today, the wait begins for what the most keenly fought general election ever will bring. The earliest results are expected by around eight tonight.
The political mood in Kedah is still hard to read with just a day to go before the big day, but what is clear is that Langkawi is hanging in the balance.
TUN Dr Mahathir Mohamad went into the lion’s den on Wednesday, stopping right in front of the Umno building in Pekan town.
NIK Omar Nik Aziz does not quite resemble his famous father in terms of looks, although he has a similar slim and small body frame.