He was previously quoted as claiming that the polls could be held this year or next year.
Decision came about due to Mary Josephine's frustration over party decisions, says Seremban MP.
The former prime minister also hopes that the country's press will continue reporting "real true news".
UPDATED 9.20PM | However, the police did not elaborate on what contractor N Suresh had told them during the re-investigation.
UPDATED 5.53PM | CORONAVIRUS | Eight new imported cases were also reported for a total of 13 new cases.
UPDATED 9.05PM | 'I want to give my assurance to the media, whether local media or foreign media, that your safety is guaranteed.'
The decision to go with Anwar was made without us, says the ex-premier.
'Politics in Malaysia has been reduced to childish tit-for-tat banter.'
Harapan can appease the Borneo states by giving one of their leaders a senior position at the federal level.
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It is not just about arrests but providing religious education, says the minister.
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The Pasir Gudang MP says it is actually leaders of racially discriminatory parties who are unfit to be PM.
He says the World Bank forecast Malaysia to achieve economic growth of between 6.3 percent and 7.5 percent next year.
The prosecution sought the stay pending their appeal at the Court of Appeal.
This is over a controversial report on the treatment of migrant workers in Malaysia during the MCO.
Umno Online uploaded articles targeting Abdul Latiff Ahmad over his remark on Umno's unpopularity in Sabah.
We look forward to resuming a number of our exercises once the Covid-19 travel restrictions are lifted, says US Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defence for South and Southeast Asia Reed B Werner.
His exit as EC chairperson has sparked concerns that ongoing efforts to reform the electoral process will be halted.
He was fine RM5,000 in default of one month's jail for each of the 68 migrants.
CORONAVIRUS | As infections continue to rise, Americans have become increasingly divided on issues such as the reopening of schools and businesses.
Voting began at 8am, with safe distancing regulations and restrictions amidst the prevailing Covid-19 situation.