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Will not easily give in to India's demand to deport Zakir Naik: Malaysian PM

Mahathir said the cleric would not be handed over to Indian authorities as he had been granted Malaysian permanent resident status.

11 Jul 2018 9:50 AM

Malaysian PM meets Zakir Naik a day after ‘no’ to deportation

There had been intense media speculation in India that the Malaysian government would act on an extradition request made in January.

09 Jul 2018 6:04 AM

Zakir Naik will not be deported to India: Malaysia PM

New Delhi had just stated on Thursday that its request was under the “active consideration” of the Malaysian authorities.

07 Jul 2018 3:59 AM

Zakir Naik won't be sent back to India, says Malaysian PM

'As long as he is not creating any problem, we will not deport him. He has been given permanent residency,' says Malaysian PM.

06 Jul 2018 2:37 PM

Malaysia and Armenia offer lessons for all

During the second vote, there were an estimated 250,000 people in the square and streets outside Parliament, awaiting its verdict.

24 May 2018 2:05 AM


Malaysia’s Anwar walks free after royal pardon, meets Mahathir

The question for Malaysia is how Anwar will get along with PM, his ally-turned-foe-turned-ally, and what role he will play in govt.

16 May 2018 1:12 PM

A stunning comeback

As Malaysia’s longest-serving PM, Dr Mahathir had a striking regional and international presence.

12 May 2018 5:29 AM

Mahathir, 92, to be sworn in as Malaysia PM after historic poll win

Official results showed that Mahathir’s Pakatan Harapan won 113 of parliament’s 222 seats, clinching the simple majority required to rule.

10 May 2018 11:10 AM

Election would be dirty: Malaysia's PM dissolves parliament, toughest polls ahead

Najib is under pressure to deliver an emphatic win appease Malaysians unhappy with rising costs and a multi-billion dollar scandal.

06 Apr 2018 8:57 PM