Noor Azam Shairi

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

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Saturday, 21 Aug 2021 07:00 AM

The end of Umno’s Team Wawasan era

Ismail Sabri’s ascension as PM closes the chapter on a group once considered the future of Umno and Malaysian politics.

The end of Umno’s Team Wawasan era

Friday, 13 Aug 2021 07:00 AM

2 Umno MPs to get cabinet posts, say sources

Two others to get new portfolios in minor reshuffle.

2 Umno MPs to get cabinet posts, say sources

Thursday, 05 Aug 2021 07:00 AM

Only 5 Umno MPs against Muhyiddin, not the rest, say sources 

Another 3 also signed support letters for the prime minister, they say.

Only 5 Umno MPs against Muhyiddin, not the rest, say sources 

Friday, 30 Apr 2021 09:14 PM

Probe into corruption among political frogs, outgoing IGP tells MACC

Abdul Hamid Bador says corruption must be involved when leaders switch parties freely.

Probe into corruption among political frogs, outgoing IGP tells MACC

Friday, 30 Apr 2021 06:48 PM

Indira’s meddling hampered our efforts to reunite her with daughter, says IGP

Abdul Hamid Bador says she did not heed appeals to not make statements, which were jeopardising police work.

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Indira’s meddling hampered our efforts to reunite her with daughter, says IGP


Friday, 30 Apr 2021 06:07 PM

Stop meddling in police matters, IGP tells politicians

Abdul Hamid Bador singles out Home Minister Hamzah Zainuddin for overstepping his boundary.

Stop meddling in police matters, IGP tells politicians

Monday, 16 Nov 2020 07:00 AM

[WATCH] Dr Mahathir still in politics at 95 because of 'love for the country'

“KNOWING the way and not contributing would be wrong.” And this is why at 95-years-old, former prime minister Dr...

Monday, 16 Nov 2020 07:00 AM

At 95, Dr Mahathir still in politics because of ‘love for country’

Former prime minister feels he has more to contribute to nation.

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At 95, Dr Mahathir still in politics because of ‘love for country’

Sunday, 15 Nov 2020 07:00 AM

Our loss if we don’t fully utilise women, says Dr Mahathir

Former PM says country must harness potential of female population.

Our loss if we don’t fully utilise women, says Dr Mahathir

Sunday, 15 Nov 2020 07:00 AM

Unity govt or bust, says Dr Mahathir

Ex-PM calls for party politics to be cast aside to ensure people's well-being during Covid crisis.

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Unity govt or bust, says Dr Mahathir

Thursday, 12 Nov 2020 07:00 AM

Cut ministers’, officials’ pay by 10%, urges Dr Mahathir

Ex-PM says funds should be redirected to those starving as pandemic continues to wreak havoc on economy.

Cut ministers’, officials’ pay by 10%, urges Dr Mahathir

Thursday, 12 Nov 2020 07:00 AM

Malaysians starving but govt not helping, says Dr Mahathir

‘Kita jaga kita’ reflection of failure to offer solutions to jobless, those affected by pandemic.

Thursday, 12 Nov 2020 07:00 AM

No adjustments, opposition won’t pass Budget 2021

Former PM says govt should consider requests ion EPF withdrawal, loan moratorium n return for support.

No adjustments, opposition won’t pass Budget 2021

Monday, 09 Nov 2020 07:00 AM

PM was ready for snap polls, NSC suggested emergency, say sources

They say Muhyiddin Yassin and his party have been hoping to get a new mandate through the polls since June.

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PM was ready for snap polls, NSC suggested emergency, say sources

Saturday, 03 Oct 2020 07:00 AM

Umno split into 2 camps: pro or anti-PN

Those with govt posts happy while those with criminal trials want party to ditch Muhyiddin Yassin, say party sources.

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Umno split into 2 camps: pro or anti-PN