Politics of Malaysia Current Affairs, GK & News

Malaysian Prime Minister resigns

The 94-year old Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad recently tendered resignation from his role unexpectedly. After 2018 general election, his resignation has triggered the first major political crisis in the country. Mahathir Mohamad has resumed work with a new title of interim prime minister, after his resignation.


Tommy Thomas appointed as new Attorney General of Malaysia

Tommy Thomas, an ethnic Indian Christian lawyer, has been appointed as the new attorney general of Malaysia. He succeeded Mohamad Apandi Ali. Tommy is the first practising lawyer to be appointed directly from the Malaysian Bar to be the attorney general, and the first non-Malay and non-Muslim Malaysian to hold this post. The appointment has ..