Mahathir Mohamad

Festering Malaysia

At the ripe old age of 94 and once the world's oldest leader, Mahathir has raised questions over his legitimacy amidst nationwide protests.

Mahathir re-emerges as candidate for new Malaysia PM

Mahathir said he had a meeting with the PH coalition on in the early hours of the day and was now confident that he has the numbers needed to garner majority support in the Lower House of Parliament.

Malaysian theatre

The King has accepted Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad’s resignation, but has asked him to continue as interim head of government.

Malaysian govt party rejects PM Mahathir’s resignation

Mahathir, the world's oldest head of government, presented his resignation on Monday, later accepted by King Abdullah Pahang, on condition that he continue as Interim Prime Minister until a new government is formed.