Barisan Nasional

  • Malaysia coalition extends rule in tight election 06-05-2013 01:13 AM

    Kuala Lumpur: Malaysia's governing coalition won a tight national election on Sunday to extend its 56-year rule, fending off an opposition alliance that pledged to clean up politics and end race-based policies in Southeast Asia's third-largest economy. As counting went late into the night, the fractious multiracial opposition proved unable...
  • Malaysians vote in record numbers, ruling party ahead 05-05-2013 10:32 PM

    Kuala Lumpur: Malaysia's ruling Barisan Nasional took an early lead in Sundays's in the knife-edge election that saw a record 80 per cent polling, with one of the world's longest-serving governments that has been in power for almost six decades, winning 37 of the 49 seats declared so far. Malaysians...
  • Malaysia to hold General Elections on May 5 11-04-2013 10:00 AM

    Kuala Lumpur: Malaysia will hold General Elections on May 5, an electoral official said on Wednesday, in what could be the toughest test of the ruling coalition's 56-year hold on power in the country. The Election Commission (EC) announced that General Elections will be held on May 5 while nomination...