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PSM names Nik Aziz for Semenyih

The party believes Nik Aziz Afiq Abdul is the right man to bring about changes in the constituency.

Democrat Cory Booker announces White House run

Making the announcement in a video, the senator from New Jersey highlights his roots in a racially divided urban America.

Ivanka Trump to help US choose World Bank chief

Through an unwritten post-war agreement with Europe, the World Bank has always been led by an American while a European has always been in charge of the IMF.

Democrat Warren takes economic message to Iowa in kickoff to 2020...

Warren introduces herself to Iowa crowds with tales of her working-class upbringing in Oklahoma and emphasises her signature theme of income inequality.

Stevie Chan, from art enthusiast to politician

The independent candidate in the Port Dickson by-election has always been more interested in art than politics.

PAS’ Nazari vows to do his best for Port Dickson

The principal of a tahfiz school says serving the people has always been his goal after leaving the military service a decade ago.

Happy that Umno is out, but I still have to face...

The PKR leader responds to BN's decision not to contest in Port Dickson.

PKR polls: Glitch in system sees deputy minister wait 2 hours...

E-voting system indicates he is not a member of Balik Pulau PKR although he is contesting for division head post.

PAS ready to face Anwar in PD if Umno withdraws

We will not give PH a free pass, says PAS president Abdul Hadi Awang.

Rafizi: Azmin’s camp was not in favour of Dr M as...

The PKR leader reveals that Azmin Ali and his allies wanted a younger man as prime minister and that they had also wanted to ally with PAS.

PAS, Umno publicly endorse single candidate for Seri Setia by-election

PAS election director Roslan Shahir Mohd Shahir says there is no longer any need to support candidates of either party 'stealthily'.

After Lula candidacy shot down, Brazil party faces replacement dilemma

Superior Electoral Court judges gave the Workers' Party (PT) a September 12 deadline to find a replacement candidate for what is the most uncertain Brazilian election in decades.

Astronaut quits NASA training, for the first time in 5 decades

Astronaut candidate Robb Kulin resigned for personal reasons - 18,000 people routinely seek the 12 vacancies pen each year.

Brazil’s Lula to register as presidential candidate from jail

Top members of Lula's Workers Party (PT) are planning a march in Brasilia to register his candidacy with electoral officials just hours before the deadline.

Lula’s party launches all-out push for his Brazil candidacy

In public, allies of former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva are pulling out all the stops to get the imprisoned leftist leader to run in October’s election.

MCA names Tan Chee Teong for Balakong

The party’s number two, Wee Ka Siong admits it will be an uphill task for the MCA to wrest the state seat from the DAP.

Analysts: Better for Najib to stay away from future campaigns

They say the former prime minister is still seen as a symbol of Barisan Nasional's failures.

DAP’s Balakong candidate yet to be confirmed, says Guan Eng

The DAP secretary-general says an announcement will be made after the party has its meeting.

Rare secular candidate in Pakistan hounded by angry mobs

In the past week, three of Jibran Nasir’s public meetings in Karachi have been disrupted by religious hardliners.

Candidate of Imran Khan’s party killed in bombing days before Pakistan...

The attack in the northwestern province of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa follows a series of bombings at political rallies before the election, the most devastating of which was a suicide attack this month that killed 149 people.

Death of Balakong rep a great loss for PH, says Selangor...

Amirudin Shari says Eddie Ng Tien Chee was always ready to help those who needed assistance.

Sungai Kandis by-election: Zawawi, the man on the front line

Mohd Zawawi Ahmad Mughni formally joined PKR in 2012 although he was actively involved in Anwar Ibrahim's reform movement since 1998.

Sg Kandis: Umno, PAS to discuss fielding single candidate

Umno president Ahmad Zahid Hamidi say they are exploring the possibility of having only one opposition candidate to ensure a better chance of winning.

Kedah Umno backs state govt’s choice for speaker

Bandar Baharu BN rep Norsabrina Mohd Noor says their support for PH was to avoid state elections.