Asia Pacific

Bags of cash, jewellery seized from Najib's properties

Among the items seized were boxes of Hermes Birkin bags that fit into five police trucks and different currencies.

Malaysia: Bags of cash, jewellery seized from Najib's properties

Malaysia

Q&A: Anwar Ibrahim and Malaysia's 'new dawn'

In an interview with Al Jazeera, former deputy Prime Minister discusses his incarceration, democracy and future plans.

Asia Pacific

Malaysian police raid former PM Najib's residences

Officers seen carting out boxes from an apartment, as searches carried out at two residences of former PM.

Malaysia: Police raid former PM Najib Razak's residences

Inside Story

What's behind the newfound alliance in Malaysia?

After years in prison, Anwar Ibrahim is tipped to replace his once bitter foe Mahathir Mohamad as prime minister.

Asia

Malaysia welcomes Anwar Ibrahim: 'Free at last'

Thousands of supporters gathered to listen to Ibrahim who was sentenced in 2015 to a five-year term for sodomy.

Malaysia welcomes Anwar Ibrahim: 'Free at last'

Reporter's Notebook

Anwar Ibrahim's dramatic rise and fall - and rise again

After a political journey with many gripping twists and turns, Anwar Ibrahim comes back to reclaim his spot in the Malaysian leadership.

Anwar Ibrahim's dramatic rise and fall - and rise again

Malaysia

Malaysia's Anwar declares 'new dawn' after his release

Former deputy prime minister arrives at the royal palace to meet with king after being released from prison.

Asia Pacific

Malaysia's Mahathir widens corruption probe into 1MDB fund

A former director at Malaysia's anti-corruption agency has lodged police reports alleging that Najib Razak blocked investigations involving 1MDB and a state pension fund, during his time as prime minister.

Malaysia

Malaysia: Anwar Ibrahim's release postponed

Pardons board moves by a day the meeting on pardon of former deputy prime minister who has been in jail since 2015.

Malaysia: Anwar Ibrahim's release postponed to Wednesday

Malaysia

Malaysia's ex-PM Najib faces new corruption complaints

Najib Razak accused of using his position for 'gratification' and for allegedly owning unexplained properties.

Malaysia: Ex-prime minister Najib faces new corruption complaints

Malaysia

Malaysia's ex-PM Najib hit with travel ban, quits party

Ousted PM resigns as president of UMNO party and chairman of ruling coalition after authorities issue travel ban.

Asia Pacific

Malaysia politics: A turbulent shift in power

The former prime minister and his wife have a travel ban on them, while a jailed opposition leader is due to be released soon.

Asia Pacific

Malaysia's Anwar to be freed on Tuesday, daughter says

Jailed opposition leader who was charged with sodomy to be given full pardon and released on Tuesday, local media say.

Malaysia: Anwar Ibrahim to be freed on Tuesday, daughter says

Malaysia

Malaysia's ex-PM Najib banned from leaving country

Authorities issued travel ban moments after Najib said on Facebook he was taking a holiday overseas on Saturday.

Malaysia: Najib Razak, his wife banned from leaving country

Opinion

A peaceful revolution in Malaysia

Democratic change has finally come to Malaysia, though paradoxically, through the intervention of a former strongman.

Richard Javad Heydarian

by Richard Javad Heydarian

Richard Javad Heydarian