Tag: election

Annuar Musa admits DAP dominates urban seats, MCA and MIC are BN’s weakest links

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov. 27 -- Barisan Nasional (BN) secretary-general Tan Sri Annuar Musa said that the coalition's weakest links are its two Chinese and Indian race based parties and foresee them having a tough time in the next general election. He also disclosed that seat...

Why BJP will suffer a political blow in 2021

India, Nov. 26 -- Hitting out at the Bharatiya Janata Party for "defeating other parties through manipulation", West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday said that the party will suffer a political blow in 2021. Banerjee, the Trinamool Congress (TMC) chief, launched her party's...

Why Mahathir, Anwar or Muhyiddin can’t form a unity government

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This article is the part 2 of the analysis on the various proposals for a new government in Malaysia. Read the part 1 here: (Why Mahathir’s Idea Of A Unity Government Failed). After analysing the position of bigger parties in the Parliament, we can see...

Anthony Blinken, likely secretary of state, is positive on US-India ties

India, Nov. 23 -- US President-elect Joe Biden is expected to appoint Anthony Blinken, a long-time national security and foreign policy expert who has been enthusiastic about ties with India and called China a "common challenge", as his secretary of state, US media reported. Jake...

Joe Biden poised to name cabinet

India, Nov. 22 -- US President-elect Joe Biden is moving quickly to fill out his administration and could name top leaders for his cabinet as early as next week as President Donald Trump's attempts to question the election outcome continue to fail. Biden has already...

Report: Umno, PAS and Bersatu must present united front to avoid three-cornered fights in GE15, says Tuan Ibrahim

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov. 22 -- Umno, PAS and Bersatu must present a united front at the next general election or risk the prospect of three-cornered fights, Datuk Seri Tuan Ibrahim Tuan Man has said, as reported by Mingguan Malaysiatoday. In an exclusive interview with the...

Dr Mahathir wants to make Pejuang kingmaker in GE15

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov. 21 -- Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad believes his newly-formed party Parti Pejuang Tanah Air could determine who wins the upcoming general election as a third force between two sides with no clear advantage against one another. The two-time former prime minister told...

Annuar Musa: Umno’s ‘no Anwar, no DAP’ policy bans members from wrangling a deal with Pakatan

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov. 20 -- Umno members who attempt to strike a bargain with Opposition Leader Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim just to get a better deal in the next government are committing a "huge offence", according to Barisan Nasional (BN) secretary-general Tan Sri Annuar...

Umno members have ‘superiority complex’, BN sec-gen says after internal critics claim of being sidelined by PM

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov. 20 -- Umno is not being sidelined by Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin, Barisan Nasional (BN) secretary-general Tan Sri Annuar Musa said in a Facebook programme aired late last night. The Keterah MP who is also Federal Territories minister dismissed the...

PM Modi speaks to Joe Biden, Kamala Harris; discusses Covid-19 pandemic, climate change

India, Nov. 17 -- Prime Minister Narendra Modi on late Tuesday night wished United States President-elect Joe Biden and congratulated him on his victory in the recently concluded Presidential polls, underlining increased focus on Indo-US ties. "Spoke to US President-elect @JoeBiden on phone to congratulate...