Mahathir played his games and wove his web of political intrigue.
Mahathir used to poke fun over Najib's 'cash is king' comment. Make no mistake, money talks just as loudly today.
This is a politician who, at one time or another, has been in bed with every other party – Malay and non-Malay, Muslim and non-Muslim.
The biggest challenge that refugees face, apart from the harassment and intimidation, is sustaining themselves and their families
If there are genuine concerns that the 12 pose a threat to national security, the courts should hear their case expeditiously.
Many will flock back to national schools if it emphasises high scholastic achievement and nurtures respect and tolerance for diversity.
Putrajaya has a responsibility to prioritise the health and well-being of Malaysians ahead of economic and bilateral considerations.
Both Dong Zong and the government could have better managed the whole Jawi issue.
Providing free and timely vaccinations should take priority over new cars for ministers or flying cars for that matter.
With all hope of a Malaysia Baru gone, DAP can explore new avenues to pursue the reform agenda or go the way of the MCA.
The government's selective concern, however, has made Malaysians ignore human rights for all and to think in racial narratives.
The KL Summit was another missed opportunity for Muslim nations to take ownership of their own failure.
At the end of the day, Malaysians have every reason to be disappointed and disillusioned.
Until there is a truly independent and ruthless system of tackling corruption in the government, we are only fooling ourselves if we think we're combating it.
We have long gone past that stage where communism as an ideology holds any attraction to Malaysians.
And while these issues took place during the former administration, the question now is what is PH going to do about it.
Until PH finds the courage to confront the civil service, implement reforms it will remain a drag on this and any other administration.
In Malaysia, it’s not the crime that matters as much as one’s religious or racial background.
Putrajaya is now reaching out to North Korea, despite having nothing to gain and everything to lose from closer relations with Pyongyang.
It’s time PH leaders start prioritising the interests of the people and the nation instead of their own egos and ambitions.
Despite alarming signs of voter disenchantment in Tanjung Piai, prime minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad insisted that there was nothing to worry about.
The prime minister remains as elusive as ever on his plans to hand power to Anwar Ibrahim.
Non-Muslim Malaysians are citizens with equal rights and privileges and we refuse to accept second-class status in our own country.
By pandering to Ketuanan ideologues, PKR and DAP have been warned that if they push Mahathir too far, he has a nuclear option at hand.