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Hard-selling Dr M to the Chinese

KEDAH politicians who know Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad well claim that he is ultra-sensitive to rain or as one of them put it, "not even one drop of rain".

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Two worlds in Batu Pahat

Small town politics, intense Chinese sentiments, a people’s YB who changed a town and a disgruntled politician are some of the factor that make Batu Pahat a must-watch seat in Johor.

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Conspiracy theories dog Anwar's hospital stay

IT is an open secret by now that Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim seems to be calling the shots in PKR from his hospital bed.

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Kicking up a fuss in Batu Pahat

No one in Umno can explain leader Datuk Dr Mohd Puad Zarkashi’s fixation to contest against his own. They are worried about the damage he can do as an Independent candidate.

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Anwar mediated PKR candidates list

PETALING JAYA: The empty seat separating Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail and Datuk Seri Azmin Ali and the sullen look on their faces was one of those pictures which spoke a thousand words.

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Crisis brewing in Selangor

PETALING JAYA: A crisis over the PKR candidate list in the Klang Valley is threatening to boil over amid pressure for an urgent meeting between party president Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail and her deputy Datuk Seri Azmin Ali.

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Long wait for Malay momentum

PAS has been drawing big crowds for its event while Pakatan Harapan is still trying to convince voters that a Malay tsunami is on the way.

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Shocking exit for party’s old-timers

There is apparently a need for new blood in Penang DAP, but few thought the axe would fall on so many people.

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Is Kit Siang going for broke in JB?

There has been a new round of speculation that Lim Kit Siang will return to contest in Penang but party insiders say he still has his sights set on Johor Baru.

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DAP's anti-climax in Labis

THE DAP strategy to wipe out MCA and jumpstart political momentum in Johor appears to be in trouble.

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High stakes as Gerakan and DAP clash in Teluk Intan

IT was a dream crowd, the sort that would make an opponent’s heart sink.

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Mah vs Nga - game on in Teluk Intan

It was the sort of crowd that would make the opponent's heart drop to the floor.