13 May '18, 4pm

The day after: Only Mahathir could have pulled it off

The day after: Only Mahathir could have pulled it off

SHARES Whatsapp Facebook Twitter Email Print RSS feed Much has been written about how Mahathir played a key role in leading a People Power wave that ultimately toppled the corrupt Najib-led BN regime during the election campaign. In the week till polling day on 9 May, the choice of Mahathir to spearhead the push for change was an inspired one. But it was the 24 hours after polling that revealed his real mettle as he needed all his 22 years of experience in power and all his wile in the tense hours that followed. It this period that caught the attention of the world as Malaysians hung on to the drama unfolding before their eyes. Those hours were crucial in securing and nailing down the win for PH, which the Rakyat had handed to them. So what did Mahathir do? He declared victory before the stroke of midnight on polling day when it became apparent to many that the results had...

Full article: http://anilnetto.com/society/malaysian-history/the-day-af...

Tweets

The day after: Only Mahathir could have pulled it off

The day after: Only Mahathir could have pulled ...

anilnetto.com 13 May '18, 10pm

4 SHARES Whatsapp Facebook Twitter Email Print RSS feed Much has been written about how Mahathir played a key role in lead...

Ringgit falls to 4-month low after Mahathir's e...

channelnewsasia.com 14 May '18, 1am

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia's currency fell to a four-month low and the stock market fell 1.7 per cent on its first day of trad...

PM Tun Mahathir mesti segera bawa balik Jho Low...

malaysianreview.com 13 May '18, 3pm

Tempohari, di sebuah kedai makan yang selalu menjadi tumpuan ramai, semua mata tertumpu ke kaca televisyen yang diletakkan...

Mother’s Day + My Training Log + Lots of Things...

hungryrunnergirl.com 13 May '18, 12pm

Happy Mother’s Day to all of the women out there that care for, love, serve and teach the people in their worlds. I am so ...

Mother's Day brunch with the family and my favorite piece. Hope everyone has a wonderful day!

Mother's Day brunch with the family and my favo...

watchprosite.com 13 May '18, 7pm

Mother's Day brunch with the family and my favorite piece. Hope everyone has a wonderful day!

Fancy a day out? We've got a great range of #Da...

translink.co.uk 15 May '18, 9am

Take time out with the Travel Centre to really 'Experience the Day' with our Taste Tours. Would you like to sample some of...

S’pore-M’sia relations during 1981 to 2003 Maha...

mothership.sg 13 May '18, 7am

“In setting out the facts, I shall be releasing the correspondence between the leaders of both countries and the diplomati...

PM Lee and Trump among leaders congratulating M...

straitstimes.com 12 May '18, 2am

Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong was among several leaders who congratulated Malaysia's Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad, who...

King agrees to pardon Anwar, says Mahathir

straitstimes.com 11 May '18, 11pm

Malaysia's King, Sultan Muhammad V, has agreed to grant jailed politician Anwar Ibrahim a full and immediate pardon, Prime...

Something I wrote 4 years ago. My Life As 3D: O...

mylifeas3d.blogspot.com 13 May '18, 2pm

Today is Mother's Day. As I wrote in a blog post two years ago , my family has never been gung-ho about celebrating Mother...

Anwar will be freed immediately after full roya...

channelnewsasia.com 11 May '18, 4am

KUALA LUMPUR: Jailed opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim will be given a full pardon and released soon, said Malaysian Prime M...

Cheers ring out across nation as Mahathir is sw...

anilnetto.com 10 May '18, 2pm

21 SHARES Whatsapp Facebook Twitter Email Print RSS feed Applause and cheers rang out in coffee shops and cafes around Geo...

Old Mahathir could be frosty with Singapore. New Mahathir

Old Mahathir could be frosty with Singapore. Ne...

scmp.com 19 May '18, 1am

Does Mahathir Mohamad’s return to power in Malaysia mean Singapore will soon find itself fending off – once again – the ve...

Malaysian PM Mahathir says country has sufficie...

channelnewsasia.com 13 May '18, 9am

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia's newly elected Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad on Sunday (May 13) said that the country has suffic...