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MB of Johor faces first big test

TUN Dr Mahathir Mohamad ma­­naged to take a breather last weekend. He seemed to be in a light-hearted mood after watching a preview of a documentary on the May 9 election that returned him to power for a second time.

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Non-Malay mood softens for Tok Mat

Datuk Seri Mohamad Hasan may have broken through the racial barrier in Rantau as he wins back the hearts of Indian and Chinese voters while commanding overwhelming Malay support.

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Smooth political transition in sight

Ties between Datuk Seri AIwar ibrahim and the Prime Minister are at its warmest since May 9 and, for the first time, insiders say they are confident of an orderly succession when the time comes. But the fly in the ointment is who will be the next deputy prime minister.

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Poll shows uphill battle for Pakatan man in Rantau

PETALING JAYA: A think tank survey has predicted defeat for Pakatan Harapan’s Dr S. Streram in the Rantau by-election – unless he is able to woo at least 35% of the Malay votes there.

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Firestorm over ‘dictator’ remark

THERE had been such intense speculation that Datuk Seri Anwar Ibra­him would be making “a move” in the current meeting of Parliament.

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A fight between MB and ex-MB

So much is at stake in the rantau by-election and the outcome could determine the life or death – politically speaking – of the main political players.

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Johor and Perak MBs under siege

TUN Dr Mahathir Mohamad is fighting too many fires.

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New Malay axis rattles Pakatan

Almost every state in the peninsula, with the exception of Penang, will be in danger for Pakatan Harapan if Umno and PAS contest the next general election as ‘husband and wife’.

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A mini Malay tsunami in Semenyih

Malay political discontent boils over in Semenyih, causing a Bersatu defeat that will have deep implications for the ruling coalition.

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Anwar and PM – who will blink first?

WHEN Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim arrived at Unisel to give a talk ear­lier this week, he was introduced as the “eighth prime minister of Ma­­laysia.”

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Rumblings on the Malay ground

A strange wind is blowing through Semenyih.

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Ties between Warisan and Pakatan to be tested

TUN Dr Mahathir Mohamad is starting to flex his muscles.