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Barisan Nasional

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  1. Khairy Jamaluddin and Ahmad Zahid Hamidi

    Commentary: Can the once-mighty Barisan Nasional recover its footing as UMNO decides on its new leaders?

    Malaysia’s general election effectively created a two-party system but the direction that UMNO takes may push parties that have splintered from ...
  2. FILE PHOTO: Malaysia's Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad speaks during an interview with Reuters

    Commentary: A month since the electrifying election, a massive clean-up is underway in Malaysia

    A flurry of leadership changes within the Malaysian establishment might seem confusing on the surface but the new government cannot act without ...
  3. Malaysia election flags

    Commentary: Free from the shackles of a fallen coalition, does Sarawak parties leaving spell the end of the Barisan Nasional?

    Sarawak had strong reasons to leave the Barisan coalition given its unique circumstances, says one observer from the ISEAS-Yusof Ishak Institute.
  4. UMNO youth chief Khairy Jamalluddin after Barisan Nasional's defeat

    'Nobody wanted to acknowledge we have a problem': UMNO youth chief Khairy on BN's defeat

  5. Mahathir presser May 11, 2018

    The Big Read: Voters not swayed by racial politics in Malaysian GE, but how long will that last?

    Empty promises, scandals and bread-and-butter issues drove Malay votes away from the Barisan Nasional, ending their six-decade rule of the country.