AJ IMPACT

Mahathir gives up on confidence vote against new Malaysia PM

Veteran politician says he no longer believes his coalition has the numbers to carry the vote in parliament.

Mahathir gives up on confidence vote against new Malaysia PM

Asia Pacific

MH17 trial starts with four accused facing murder charges

Four men being tried in absentia over deaths of 298 on board, in incident during Ukraine war that led to global outrage.

MH17 trial starts with four accused facing murder charges

AJ Impact

More women are entering company boardrooms, but not everywhere

Ahead of International Women's Day, research shows that firms are learning that more diversity equals better profits.

More women are entering company boardrooms, but not everywhere

Human Rights

'Stuck': Hope fades for refugees in Malaysia as US closes door

The US has slashed the number of refugees it now accepts for resettlement and many are left with nowhere to go.

'Stuck': Hope fades for refugees in Malaysia as US closes door

Asia Pacific

Families want new search for MH370, six years after disappearance

Repeated searches for the plane in the southern Indian Ocean were called off in 2018 after failing to find the aircraft.

Families want new search for MH370, six years after disappearance

UpFront

Is it game over for Malaysia's Mahathir Mohamad?

Former cabinet minister Syed Saddiq says an "illegitimate back-door government" has been formed in Malaysia.

UpFront

And then there were two: Bernie Sanders vs Joe Biden

We debate Super Tuesday, and ask an ally of Malaysia's Mahathir Mohamad what triggered the former PM’s resignation.

AJ Impact

Malaysia's anti-corruption chief who investigated 1MDB resigns

The resignation follows the collapse of Malaysia's ruling coalition and the appointment of a new prime minister.

Malaysia's anti-corruption chief who investigated 1MDB resigns

Asia Pacific

Malaysia's new prime minister delays parliament by two months

Muhyiddin's rivals were planning to call a confidence vote to test the new leader's support in parliament.

Malaysia's new prime minister delays parliament by two months

Asia Pacific

Muhyiddin becomes Malaysia prime minister, Mahathir vows to fight

Muhyiddin emerges as prime minister after infighting between parties in the ruling coalition triggered its collapse.

Muhyiddin becomes Malaysia prime minister, Mahathir vows to fight

Malaysia

Malaysia's king appoints Muhyiddin Yassin as prime minister

Palace announcement trumps Mahathir Mohamad's bid to return to power after his resignation amid political crisis.

Malaysia's king appoints Muhyiddin Yassin as prime minister

Malaysia

Malaysia's Mahathir secures Anwar's support to return as PM

Interim prime minister reunites with Pakatan Harapan coalition partner Anwar Ibrahim but political turmoil not yet over.

Malaysia's Mahathir secures Anwar's support to return as PM

Asia Pacific

Uncertainty grows in Malaysia as king rejects Mahathir's plan

Country's monarch says no special session on Monday as Mahathir's own party picks another nominee as prime minister.

Uncertainty grows in Malaysia as king rejects Mahathir's plan

Malaysia

Malaysia's Mahathir says parliament will pick new PM

King says lower house to vote on a new leader on March 2 if legislators cannot agree on a candidate to lead the nation.

Malaysia's Mahathir says parliament will pick new PM

Malaysia

Malaysia in turmoil as Mahathir, Anwar vie for power

The announcement comes following the resignation of Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad on Monday.

Malaysia's Pakatan Harapan coalition backs Anwar as PM