Mahathir bin Mohamad

More curbs expected on import of Malaysian palm oil

Now it's a time to pay the price for Malaysia. Reports suggested that Indian authorities started preparation to put a complete ban on the import of Malaysian palm oil. Earlier India already imposed restrictions on imports of refined palm oil and palmolein. It is to be believed that Indian retaliation came against top supplier after its criticism of India's actions in Kashmir and new citizenship law.

Jan 15, 2020, 16:46 PM IST

DNA: PM Modi meets Malayasian Prime Minister in Russia, seeks extradition of Zakir Naik

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the second day of his Russia visit on Thursday met Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir bin Mohamad as well as his Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe to discuss bilateral ties in areas including economic and defence sectors.

Sep 05, 2019, 22:42 PM IST

PM Modi meets Malaysian counterpart Mahathir Bin Mohamad in Russia, raises issue of Zakir Naik's extradition

Prime Minister Narendra Modi met his Malaysian counterpart Mahathir Bin Mohamad on the sidelines of Eastern Economic Forum (EEF) in Vladivostok, Russia, during which he raised the issue of the extradition of controversial preacher Zakir Naik and also discussed the need for legislative changes to Jammu and Kashmir.

Sep 05, 2019, 12:02 PM IST

PM Modi meets Malaysian counterpart Mahathir Bin Mohamad in Russia, raises issue of Zakir Naik's extradition

Briefing about their meeting, Foreign Secretary Vijay Gokhale said, "PM Modi raised the issue of Zakir Naik and both the parties decided that the officials will keep in touch regarding it and its an important issue for New Delhi."

Sep 05, 2019, 11:26 AM IST

‘India could be China if there was less democracy’

Former Malaysian prime minister Mahathir bin Mohamad Friday said India could be China in terms of economic success if it was "less democratic".

Dec 02, 2011, 14:52 PM IST