Wednesday, Dec 11, 2019 | Last Update : 11:13 AM IST

Mahathir Mohamad

Malaysia says talking to India to buy 'our palm oil' amid boycott call

'We are continuously engaging not only with India but all countries to purchase our palm oil,' minister Darell Leiking said

24 Oct 2019 10:51 AM

Malaysian PM stands by Kashmir comments despite India palm oil boycott

New Delhi has so far refused to comment on the trade spat.

22 Oct 2019 2:41 PM

Mahathir warns of possible trade sanctions on Malaysia amid US-China trade war

To cushion the impact of the collision between the superpowers, Mahathir said Malaysia was collaborating more with its regional neighbours.

21 Oct 2019 12:39 PM

India may restrict imports of palm oil, other goods from Malaysia: report

The government wants to send a strong signal of its displeasure to Malaysian authorities, the sources said.

12 Oct 2019 9:51 AM

Malaysian PM raises Kashmir at UN General Assembly, alleges India 'invaded, occupied' it

Mahathir said he had suggested to Modi to resolve issues over Kashmir through 'negotiations' rather than by ' minvasion'.

30 Sep 2019 11:52 AM

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Malaysian PM takes new stand on Zakir Naik, said ‘India hasn’t insisted’ on his extradition

‘We are trying to find a place where he can go but no one wants to accept him,’ Malaysian PM Mahathir Mohamad said.

17 Sep 2019 2:44 PM

Malaysia to quiz controversial preacher Zakir Naik over racist remarks

The move came after he said Hindus in Malaysia had '100 times more rights' than Muslim minority in India.

16 Aug 2019 9:41 AM

Minister urges action against Zakir Naik for denigrating Hindu Malaysians

Naik is facing charges of inciting communal disharmony and committing unlawful activities in India.

14 Aug 2019 11:01 AM

Schools closed in Malaysia after toxic fumes lead to several falling ill

Residents first noticed the fumes wafting across the industrial area late last week.

25 Jun 2019 4:59 PM

Malaysia PM criticises 'ridiculous' charges over MH17

The same team said in May 2018 that the BUK anti-aircraft missile that hit the plane had originated from a Russian military brigade.

20 Jun 2019 2:32 PM

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Zakir Naik feels he is not going to get fair trial in India: Malaysian PM

Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad on Monday said that his country has the right not to extradite Zakir Naik to India.

11 Jun 2019 9:25 AM

Malaysia ex-PM Najib Razak's 1MDB graft trial resumes

Toppled Malaysian leader Najib Razak returned to court for the second day of his high-profile corruption trial on Monday.

15 Apr 2019 6:14 PM

‘DGCA gave clearance to Mahathir’s flight to Pak’

The Malaysian PM was the chief guest at the Pakist-an National Day celebrations on March 23.

27 Mar 2019 2:01 AM

Moon Jae-in uses 'good afternoon' instead of 'good night', sparks row

The Korea Times assailed the 'incompetence' of the presidential protocol team on Friday.

22 Mar 2019 1:26 PM

Malaysia scraps multi-billion dollar China-backed project

Economics minister Azmin Ali said Malaysia made the decision two days ago on the 19.6 billion dollars east coast rail link.

26 Jan 2019 2:23 PM

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Kashmir in Pak talks with Malaysia

The joint statement was issued after Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan’s visit to Malaysia where he held talks with Malaysian PM Mahathir Mohamad.

22 Nov 2018 7:18 AM

Malaysia keen to adopt Aadhaar model like India, to avoid frauds in subsidy

Taking a cue from India's Aadhaar initiative, Malaysia wants to bring changes in its national identity card system.

14 Oct 2018 1:29 PM

Will not easily give in to India's demand to deport Zakir Naik: Malaysian PM

Mahathir said the cleric would not be handed over to Indian authorities as he had been granted Malaysian permanent resident status.

11 Jul 2018 9:50 AM

Malaysian PM meets Zakir Naik a day after ‘no’ to deportation

There had been intense media speculation in India that the Malaysian government would act on an extradition request made in January.

09 Jul 2018 6:04 AM

Zakir Naik will not be deported to India: Malaysia PM

New Delhi had just stated on Thursday that its request was under the “active consideration” of the Malaysian authorities.

07 Jul 2018 3:59 AM

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