Members are divided in whether to accept the former Umno federal minister but the leadership may opt to look beyond that because of his vast experience.
Role of media in regularly highlighting scandals of previous BN government and former PM Najib Razak also swayed people to vote for DAP, says another analyst.
Tesla shares dropped as much as 3.4% on Thursday after the company reported a much wider-than-expected quarterly loss.
Penang Institute's Wong Chin Huat questions the inclusion of almost all of the coalition's MPs in the list.
Analyst Kamarul Zaman Yusoff says Nazri Aziz seems to be against Umno's move to work with PAS post-May 9.
UiTM Sabah’s Tony Paridi Bagang says political will is needed to change the mindset of people who still see the Malaysia Day celebration as “an East Malaysian thing”.
Analysts say Gabungan Bersatu Sabah, a new political bloc comprising opposition parties, may lead to the dissolution of Umno in the state.
After lambasting Kawhi Leonard, Bruce Bowen was dropped as a television game analyst for the Los Angeles Clippers.
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While welcoming the move to drop sedition charges against several activists and politicians, Tawfik Ismail says the promise to repeal the Sedition Act remains mere political talk.
Analyst Kamarul Zaman Yusoff says if Zahid Hamidi does not quickly inspire Umno/BN MPs, he risks the possibility that some will cross over to PH or declare themselves as independents.
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Pahang PPBM chief Wan Mohd Shahrir Abdul Jalil says campaigning is easier now as even the most remote areas in Pahang have access to WhatsApp.
While some traders see the panic selling around the move as a buying opportunity, others are questioning whether all Russian assets are now vulnerable to penalties.
Samsung Electronics Co Ltd tipped a surprise record first-quarter profit on Friday as analysts said strong chip margins and the early launch of its flagship Galaxy S9 smartphone likely masked broader weakness in the mobile market.
US gunmaker American Outdoor Brands said Thursday that retailer bans on assault-style weapons would have minimal impact on profits, but warned that firearms demand remained sluggish amid a gun glut.
G Manivannan, who won the federal seat in a six-cornered fight in 2013, believes it will not affect Pakatan’s chances to win in GE14.
Analyst Asrul Hadi Abdullah Sani says Najib Razak’s position is highly dependent on performances of Umno and BN in comparison with previous general election.
PAS needs to clear its name, say political analysts.
The best person to take on the prime minister is Anwar Ibrahim, but as he is still serving his sentence, the opposition has no chance, says an analyst.