BN’s popular vote plunges from 47% to 36%

Before this general election, for the BN to lose power, I felt it would have to suffer a large plunge in its share of...

Cheers ring out across nation as Mahathir is sworn in as...

Applause and cheers rang out in coffee shops and cafes around George Town people crowded in front of television sets to witness a historic...

We did it! A new era begins for Malaysia – but...

We did it! We ousted a kleptocracy. Congratulations to all those who dreamed of change. This is a new beginning for Malaysia - an...

Live – 2018 general election results

In the 2008 general election, the turnout was 76%. In 2013, it was 85%. Can we match that this time around or at at...

Citizens’ reports: Share with us your polling day experience

Malaysians head to the polls today. Tell us what you see in an around polling day. Already a couple of people claiming on social...

Live – Mahathir speaks to the nation

Dr Mahathir Mohamad is due to address the nation 'live' at 10pm. Meanwhile, share your thoughts with us in the comments below. Or visit this...

2018 general election: My prediction

Malaysians are poised to create history tomorrow. All the surveys have been done, but I will still stick my neck out and make a...

Will winds of change blow over early voters?

Today is early voting day for police, military personnel and their spouses. And the big question now is, do these voters feel free to...

Sokongan Melayu BN merudum kepada 18%: Invoke

Undi Melayu BN jatuh merudum dari 41.1% (Disember) kepada hanya 18.1% (April) membayangkan peralihan besar pengundi Melayu, mengikut kajiselidik Invoke terkini. Menurut Rafizi Ramli: Maklumat am Kajiselidik...

Fishermen demand end to new land reclamation in Penang

Yesterday, fishing communities along the North East coast of Penang Island held a press conference to outline their demands to all contesting election candidates...

Residents groups plead with Penang government to halt Batu Ferringhi hill...

Candidates and representatives of various contesting parties in Tanjung Bungah turned up in full force for a press conference this morning organised by the...

Late night reflection: Disqualifications of PH candidates could backfire on BN

It was quite a dramatic day, given the string of disqualifications of Pakatan Harapan candidates. The most searing image is that of the PKR...

Four way-way contest in Sungai Siput

Parti Sosialis Malaysia's Dr Jeyakumar Devaraj, the incumbent in the Sungai Siput parliamentary seat, will be up against BN, PH (PKR) and Pas.  This...

General election 2018: The Penang Dilemma

Much has been said about the momentum building up for Pakatan Harapan as it aims to dislodge Najib Razak’s Barisan Nasional from Putrajaya in...

Something is stirring in Sabah

You have probably seen clips of Warisan leader Shafie Apdal in action. This is Warisan supreme council member Jo-Anna Sue Henly Rampas, a Bintang...

Live – Launch of Jelajah Harapan Selangor

Coming to you from the Kuala Selangor Stadium: (function(d, s, id) { var js, fjs = d.getElementsByTagName(s); if (d.getElementById(id)) return; js =...

As Malaysian election looms, China quietly spreads tentacles across region

While most of us are caught up with a flurry of news ahead of the general election, we should not forget what lurks in...

Abolish Penang Bridge tolls for motorcyclists or for all users? There’s...

The BN leader has pledged to abolish toll for motorcyclists who use the Penang Bridge if the BN wins. (To say that Penang would get...

Penang Forum Agenda 2018 unveiled

Penang Forum has a list of demands which it calls on Penang’s newly elected officials of 2018 to act upon and deliver. These demands...

An early ‘tsunami’ as online petition draws over 120,000 responses

So polling day on 9 May, a Wednesday, will be a public holiday, the government has announced. Did this have anything to do with...