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Bank accounts of Najib's party frozen in 1MDB probe

Bank accounts of Najib's party frozen in 1MDB probe

The United Malays National Organisation (Umno) has governed the country for more than 60 years.

Malaysian opposition leader loses final bid for freedom

Malaysian opposition leader loses final bid for freedom

Jailed Malaysian opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim on Wednesday lost his final bid for freedom when a federal court rejected his appeal to set aside his sodomy conviction and five-year jail term.

Mahathir urges Malaysians to join protest rally

Mahathir urges Malaysians to join protest rally

Former Malaysian premier Mahathir Mohamad on Wednesday threw his weight behind a massive rally planned for this weekend to demand that scandal-tainted Prime Minister Najib Razak resign.

Mahathir quits Malaysia's ruling UMNO party

Mahathir quits Malaysia's ruling UMNO party

Malaysia's former premier Mahathir Mohamad said he is quitting the ruling United Malays National Organisation (UMNO) party, as it is being seen as "supporting corruption" under Prime Minister Najib Razak's leadership.