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Anwar bin Ibrahim is a Malaysian politician. He is currently the president of the People's Justice Party (PKR) and leader of the Pakatan Harapan (PH) coalition. Anwar is also the present Member of Parliament (MP) for Port Dickson since 2018.
Malaysian coalition backing Mahathir for PM has parliamentary majority: AnwarMalaysia's former ruling coalition, which is backing Mahathir Mohamad to become prime minister, has the support of a majority of lawmakers in parliament, coalition partner Anwar Ibrahim said on..
Malaysia's Muhyiddin named PM in shock that sidelines old rivalsMalaysia's king named former interior minister Muhyiddin Yassin as the new prime minister on Saturday in a shock decision that sidelined old rivals Mahathir Mohamad and Anwar Ibrahim after a week of..
Malaysian rivals Mahathir and Anwar ally again in bid to end crisisMalaysia's Mahathir Mohamad won the backing of old rival Anwar Ibrahim on Saturday for his return as prime minister, restoring a difficult alliance that collapsed this week when Mahathir's abrupt..
Turmoil reshapes Malaysian politics with Mahathir role in doubtMalaysia edged nearer a political turning point on Friday with uncertainty over the fate of both 94-year-old Mahathir Mohammed and rival-turned-ally Anwar Ibrahim, 72, who have vied for power for a..
Malaysia's Anwar 'surprised' by announcement of king's decision over PMMalaysia's Anwar Ibrahim said on Thursday he was surprised that a decision on how to pick the next premier was announced by interim Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad before the country's nine monarchs..
Explainer: New battle between old Malaysian rivals Mahathir and AnwarThe political chaos Mahathir Mohamad, 94, plunged Malaysia into this week by resigning as prime minister has turned into a new showdown between him and his old rival Anwar Ibrahim, 72.
Malaysia's Mahathir and Anwar in new showdown amid turmoilMalaysia's decades-old political rivals Mahathir Mohamad and Anwar Ibrahim set out claims to lead the Southeast Asian country on Wednesday after Mahathir's shock resignation as prime minister sparked..
Malaysia's Anwar says he has backing of three parties for PM roleMalaysia's Anwar Ibrahim said on Wednesday three parties from the former ruling coalition have nominated him as their candidate for prime minister after Mahathir Mohamad resigned.
Malaysia's Anwar seeks to become PM amid turmoilAnwar Ibrahim's name has been put forward for Malaysian prime minister by his supporters after the shock resignation of his alliance partner and on-off rival, Mahathir Mohamad, members of Anwar's party..
Malaysia's Mahathir will not ally with previous ruling coalition - AnwarMalaysia's Mahathir Mohamad, who has resigned as prime minister, has no plans to join hands with anyone from the previous ruling coalition he defeated to try to form a new government, said his chosen..
Malaysian politics in turmoil amid talk of new coalition; markets fallThe fate of Malaysia's ruling coalition hung in doubt on Monday, after surprise weekend talks between Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad's party and other groups on forming a new government that would..
Anwar cries foul as Malaysian parties discuss sweeping coalition changeMalaysia's would-be leader Anwar Ibrahim on Sunday accused 94-year-old Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad's party and "traitors" in his own camp of plotting a wholesale change in the ruling coalition that..
Malaysia's Anwar says some colleagues trying to bring down governmentMalaysia's prime minister-in-waiting Anwar Ibrahim said on Sunday some colleagues from the ruling coalition were trying to bring down the current government and form a new one to deny him the..
Malaysia's PM-in-waiting seeks end to palm tension with IndiaMalaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad has dialed back his criticism of India after it sparked a boycott of Malaysian palm oil, his chosen successor Anwar Ibrahim told Reuters on Thursday, urging..
After two-decade quest to become Malaysia's PM, Anwar says can wait a bit moreMalaysia's Anwar Ibrahim said on Thursday he was ready to wait for six more months beyond the initially agreed May deadline to take over as prime minister from Mahathir Mohamad, and that he had enough..
Malaysia's Mahathir has toned down criticism of India after palm backlash, says AnwarMalaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad has dialed back his criticism of India after it sparked a boycott of Malaysian palm oil, his chosen successor Anwar Ibrahim told Reuters on Thursday, urging..
Police to question Malaysia's Anwar over sexual assault claimAnwar Ibrahim, in line to take over Malaysia's premiership, will be called in for questioning over allegations that he had sexually assaulted a former male aide, police said on Wednesday. ......
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Exclusive: Malaysia's Mahathir pledges to step down for Anwar, but not before NovemberMalaysia's Mahathir Mohamad, the world's oldest prime minister, promised on Tuesday to hand over power to anointed successor Anwar Ibrahim in spite of new sexual assault allegations against him.
Malaysia's ruling party makes fresh push for Anwar to take over as PMLeaders of Malaysia's ruling party on Sunday renewed a push for Anwar Ibrahim to lead the country, as Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad dithers on the timing of the planned power transition he had..
Malaysia's Anwar says sexual assault claim is 'politics at its worst'Anwar Ibrahim, Malaysia's prime-minister-in-waiting, denied on Thursday that he had sexually assaulted a former male aide, describing the accusation as "politics at its worst" days before his ruling..