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Mahathir bin Mohamad
The Online CitizenThe definition of MalayThe Online CitizenMahathir's father, Mohamad bin Iskandar Kutty was from Penang and he is a Malay with Indian ancestors from the South Indian state of Kerala. Since Mahathir's mother is a Malay, that means that Dr. Mahathir Mohamad is really ¼ Indian and ¾ Malay.and more »
Posted on 9 August 2017 | 10:54 pm
Mahathir “bukan Melayu”? Here's 5 famous
CILISOS.MYMahathir “bukan Melayu”? Here's 5 famous personal attacks made among Malaysian politiciansCILISOS.MYA politician getting attacked personally isn't really a new thing. Take a look at any political news on social media, and chances are you'll find comments or even news that touches personal aspects of a politician that had nothing to do with their ...
Posted on 9 August 2017 | 10:38 pm
ASEAN is more than it may seem - Nikkei
Nikkei Asian ReviewASEAN is more than it may seemNikkei Asian ReviewThe world widely assumed that the Association of Southeast Asian Nations was an economic community like the European Economic Community when it came into being. It may look as if it is a regional economic grouping. But that was not the purpose behind ...and more »
Posted on 7 August 2017 | 6:02 pm
What is Zahid belly aching about? -
Malaysiakini (subscription)What is Zahid belly aching about?Malaysiakini (subscription)Mahathir's father's name, as per available public document, is Mohamad bin Iskander. Iskandar must be his grandfather's name. To us, nothing is wrong in being born in any ancestry. As long as the person accepts the Malay way of life, he is a Malay ...and more »
Posted on 7 August 2017 | 5:14 pm
What's in a name — Tay Tian Yan - Malay
What's in a name — Tay Tian YanMalay Mail OnlineEveryone knows Mahathir has Indian blood, and the name he has been using is "Mahathir bin Mohamad." From his autobiography A Doctor in the House, and Malaysian Maverick by Australian journalist Barry Wain, I came to know that indeed Mahathir's ...and more »
Posted on 2 August 2017 | 11:14 pm
Is Dr Mahathir the Lead Character in
Mahathir bin Mohamad
When he probed further Ms. Claire Brown told him that she has signed some documents with Dr. Mahathir Bin Mohamad and Ms. Claire Brown told Mr. Xavier Justo that she is protected by Dr. Mahathir Bin Mohamad, Dr. Mahathir Bin Mohamad in fact gave her a red ...
Posted on 23 August 2015 | 11:20 am
Editorial: To grow, Southeast Asia needs a
Prosecutors are investigating. In the meantime, the media is running with the scandal. Former Prime Minister Mahathir bin Mohamad, who remains an influential political figure, has openly criticized Najib and called for his resignation. Many emerging ...
Posted on 15 July 2015 | 1:00 pm
Is Anwar Ibrahim's political career over?
Malaysia's highest court has upheld opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim's conviction on sodomy charges ... after clashing politically with the country's popular leader Mahathir bin Mohamad. He was soon arrested, and accused of sodomy and corruption, and ...
Posted on 10 February 2015 | 6:07 am
Book Review: The Yugo: The Rise and Fall of
Additionally, Henry Kissinger was needed when Yugo America considered importing the Proton Saga built in Malaysia (a rebadged second-generation Mitsubishi Mirage), due to his relationship with Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir bin Mohamad, and Yugo America ...
Posted on 3 February 2015 | 11:47 pm
Mahathir bin Mohamad Fast Facts
Prime minister of Malaysia from July 1981 to October 2003. Is a physician, and one of his nicknames is Dr. M. After losing his first seat in parliament, wrote a book called “The Malay Dilemma.” The book contained racist stereotypes, but helped ...
Posted on 15 January 2015 | 8:57 pm