Chan Kok Leong

Chan is a journalist with The Malaysian Insight. You can follow him on Twitter.

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2 days ago

Ku Li wants Umno supreme council to reject Muhyiddin, Bersatu immediately

Reject PM’s leadership before parliament convenes, says veteran party leader.

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Ku Li wants Umno supreme council to reject Muhyiddin, Bersatu immediately

3 days ago

Winners and losers, one year on

Muhyiddin Yassin triumphs in difficult political year since ‘Sheraton move’ in 2020.

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Winners and losers, one year on

4 days ago

Muhyiddin still on top one year on

Political challenges fizzle out amid pandemic, enemies find little room to manoeuvre.

Muhyiddin still on top one year on

6 days ago

Umno’s Puad accuses Perikatan of not being up to mark

Govt repeating mistakes of Pakatan Harapan, says former deputy education minister. 

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Umno’s Puad accuses Perikatan of not being up to mark

1 week ago

Umno won’t forget Bersatu ‘backstab’ in Sabah, says Puad

Supreme Council member refuses to let his party be fooled twice.

Umno won’t forget Bersatu ‘backstab’ in Sabah, says Puad


1 week ago

Writing is on the wall for Muhyiddin, says Puad

Supreme Council member believes Umno to vote at general assembly in favouring dumping Bersatu.

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Writing is on the wall for Muhyiddin, says Puad

1 week ago

Onus on PM to call for Parliament sitting, say analysts

Government’s ability to deal with different issues will be tested, they say.

Onus on PM to call for Parliament sitting, say analysts

1 week ago

More 3-cornered fights in GE15 likely, analysts say

Umno staying out of Perikatan in the next polls could see epic battles in Malay-majority seats with PAS, Bersatu.

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More 3-cornered fights in GE15 likely, analysts say

2 weeks ago

Dr Mahathir can still play role in Pakatan, says Dzulkefly

Coalition can only win if parties align, says Amanah strategist.

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Dr Mahathir can still play role in Pakatan, says Dzulkefly

2 weeks ago

Don’t let politicians push you around, Dzulkefly tells Noor Hisham

Former minister worries cabinet ignoring science, sidelining health D-G in rewriting Covid-19 protocols.

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Don’t let politicians push you around, Dzulkefly tells Noor Hisham

3 weeks ago

Emergency serves political, not health aims, says Dzulkefly

Existing laws 'sufficient' to empower govt to enforce rules to stop coronavirus spread.

Emergency serves political, not health aims, says Dzulkefly

3 weeks ago

Putrajaya’s complacency worsened 3rd wave, claims Dzulkefly

Politicians returning from Sabah elections, MySejahtera shortcomings among MoH failures.

Putrajaya’s complacency worsened 3rd wave, claims Dzulkefly

3 weeks ago

Immigration tells gay applicant to repent, rejects travel permit

Dept’s rules murky for those seeking to leave Malaysia amid Covid-19-imposed restrictions.

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Immigration tells gay applicant to repent, rejects travel permit

1 month ago

Speed up reforms or get left behind, think-tank tells govt

Asean rivals snipping at heels, Malaysia falling in major indexes.

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Speed up reforms or get left behind, think-tank tells govt

1 month ago

Think-tank cuts GDP growth estimate to 4% due to MCO 

Global stabilisation, vaccinations could raise expansion to 6%, says Socio-Economic Research Centre.

Think-tank cuts GDP growth estimate to 4% due to MCO