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Full circle for Azizah – South China Morning Post (subscription)

Full circle for Azizah
South China Morning Post (subscription), Hong Kong
When arrested, he had just been stripped of the position of deputy premier and was the de facto opposition to long-serving prime minister Mahathir Mohamed. In April 1999 he was sentenced to six years in prison for corruption and, in August 2000,

Pushing Hisham to the wall – Malaysia Star

Pushing Hisham to the wall
Malaysia Star, Malaysia
And that was the far-sighted goal of Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad when he mooted the policy shortly before retiring as Prime Minister. Those against it argue that rural pupils, the majority of whom are Malays, suffer a double disadvantage.

Kirin sets tender offer for brewery shares – Business Mirror

Kirin sets tender offer for brewery shares
Business Mirror, Philippines
Apart from Ongpin and Recto, other incorporators listed were Mirzan Mahathir, the eldest son of Malaysia’s former Prime Minister Dr. Mahathir Mohamad and who previously worked for IBM Corp. and Salomon Brothers; Seumas James Dawes, a senior fund

A Malaysian aversion to pain – The Malaysian Insider – The Malaysian Insider

A Malaysian aversion to pain – The Malaysian Insider
The Malaysian Insider, Malaysia
Then prime minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad, being the doctor he is, went ahead without care of the symptomatic rejection by nationalists and lovers of the Malay language. Today, leaders wilt at the first sign of protest. The simmering protest against
Dompok: Objections On English Usage Considered Before Bernama
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Malaysia's Rulers Want Lese Majeste Law – Asia Sentinel

Malaysia's Rulers Want Lese Majeste Law
Asia Sentinel, Hong Kong
against insulting the royalty, at least one of Malaysia's royal families say they will ask the country's Conference of Rulers to seek the restoration of powers and protections former Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad took away from them in the 1990s.

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March 9, 2009 - Posted by | News

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