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P Prem Kumar

P Prem Kumar

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Malaysian king confers with Mahathir and peers on COVID em...

Former Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad waves as he leaves an audience with the king on June 10.   © Reuters Malaysia's king,...

Malaysia locks down as vicious COVID wave fogs election ti...

A Muslim cleric and his team move the body of a coronavirus victim for burial on May 23.   © Reuters A brutal wave of COVID-1...

Malaysia's 1MDB debt looms over next election and coming d...

Years after the scandal broke, 1MDB continues to haunt Malaysian politics -- and limit the government's financial maneuvering room.   © Re...

Malaysia envoy's meeting with Myanmar junta sparks uproar

Zahairi Baharim, Malaysia's ambassador to Myanmar, presents his credentials in 2018.   © AP Malaysia's government is under fire fr...

Malaysia's UMNO dumps Muhyiddin-led coalition ahead of pol...

A poster of United Malays National Organisation President Ahmad Zahid Hamidi: He declared UMNO will not work with Prime Minister Muhyiddin...

Malaysia's Petronas Chemicals pins hopes on Saudi Aramco J...

The $16 billion Pengerang Integrated Complex joint venture between Malaysia's Petronas Chemicals Group and Saudi Aramco in the southern state o...

Mahathir keeps Malaysia, rivals and family guessing on nex...

Malaysia's former Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad, right, speaks during a news conference in Kuala Lumpur last August as his son, Mukhriz Mahathir,...

Malaysia starts COVID vaccines in crucial week for Asian j...

Malaysian Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin receives the country's first dose of Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine at a clinic in Putrajaya on Feb...

Malaysia fast-forwards 5G rollout to end of this year

Malaysia had intended to focus on maximizing 4G technology but now the government is betting on a faster 5G rollout.   © Reuters Malays...

Malaysia sticks to deporting Myanmar detainees despite UN...

Malaysian immigration officers usher detainees into a truck after a raid in 2018. The country's strict approach has drawn scrutiny amid Myanmar's co...

Malaysia's UMNO bets on itself before election clash with...

A United Malays National Organisation rally in 2017, before the party fell from power: Malaysia's largest single political force is confident its gr...

Malaysia's Muhyiddin to meet Jokowi on inaugural foreign t...

Malaysia's Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin, right, is traveling to Jakarta to meet Indonesian President Joko Widodo. (Source photos by Kyodo and Reu...

28-year-old Malaysian aims to upend Mahathir-Anwar game of...

Syed Saddiq Syed Abdul Rahman is the co-founder of the Malaysian United Democratic Alliance, or MUDA. Muda, in the Malay language, me...

Malaysia's COVID budget approved in critical vote for Muhy...

Malaysian lawmakers have passed the government's budget, propelling Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin over a crucial hurdle for remaining in power. The...

Mahathir on Biden and China: It 'couldn't be worse' than T...

Former Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad speaks with Nikkei Asia in Kuala Lumpur. (Photo by Wong Ying Xian) U.S. President-elect Joe Bide...

Malaysia's Muhyiddin on thinner ice despite key parties' l...

A woman passes a mural depicting embattled Malaysian Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin in Kuala Lumpur on Oct. 27.   © Reuters...

Malaysia's Anwar fails to win king's immediate support to...

Anwar (right) said he had informed the king (left) that he has the support of over 120 lawmakers in the 222-strong parliament, disclosing his number...

Malaysia's Muhyiddin wins crucial victory in Sabah state e...

Malaysian Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin. His position was strengthened by his coalition's victory in the state of Sabah.   © R...

Malaysian prime minister's fate hangs on Sabah election

Malaysian Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin waves before his cabinet announcement in Putrajaya, Malaysia on March 9, 2020. Local elections in the...