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Malaysia to stay away from conflicts initiated by others

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia will not allow itself to be dragged into conflicts initiated by others, said Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir. Speaking at the 33rd Asia Pacific Roundtable here, he said right now the cohesiveness of nations is crucial, more

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Dr Mahathir: Need to curb illegal settlers on Bukit Malut

KUALA LUMPUR: Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said a specific study must be carried out before any transfer of foreign nationals occupying illegally the Bukit Malut area, Langkawi could be implemented. The Prime Minister said this was because all costs involved

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Anwar: It’s a done deal

KUALA LUMPUR: PKR President Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim (pix) is confident with the succession plan which will see him take over the reins from Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad, saying that it is a done deal. He said although he found

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Anwar Ibrahim met PM to discuss Islamic issues

KUALA LUMPUR: PKR president Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim (pix) today had a meeting with Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad in Putrajaya to discuss several urgent matters concerning local and foreign issues. “(I) met with Tun Dr Mahathir. I referred to the

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Dr. Mahathir: PH shortcomings due to damage fixing

PUTRAJAYA: Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad admitted the government’s shortcomings and mistakes and promised that the PH government will not shed its responsibilities and continue to work hard to fulfill its electoral promises to the people. “One year is

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PH’s backlash is self inflicted

S Arutchelvan When Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad was asked how Datuk Sri Anwar Ibrahim got his black eye in 1998, Mahathir said it was self-inflicted by Anwar himself. Now if you asked me how was PH performance in the last

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Middlemen contribute to price increase of goods: Dr Mahathir

PUTRAJAYA: The existence of middlemen is one of the factors that contribute to the increase in prices of goods, said Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad. Citing an example, he said, a certain vegetable in Cameron Highlands is sold for

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Dr Mahathir: Control our desire, gain international recognition and trust

PUTRAJAYA:  Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad wants Malaysians to control their negative desires so that Malaysia would be recognised and trusted more in the international arena. “If we as Malaysians were strong in controlling our desires, I believe our

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Acting DIG Abdul Hamid Bador is the new IGP, confirms Dr M

PUTRAJAYA: Acting DIG Datuk Abdul Hamid Bador has been confirmed to be the new Inspector General of Police (IGP), said Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad. “Yes, I think he is the next IGP,” said the premier after the Labour

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Mahathir receives courtesy call from Sheikha Moza

PUTRAJAYA: Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad today received a courtesy call from the Chairperson of the Qatar Foundation For Education, Science and Community Development (QF) and Education Above All (EAA), Sheikha Moza Nasser at his office in Perdana Putra

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