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Murmurs of early GE as Najib rallies party

One factor that could tilt balance for snap polls is fractured opposition, which struggled this year in by-elections and a state poll

SEEKING FRESH MANDATE: PM Najib is pushing some constituencies to recapture seats that fell to the opposition in the last elections, and has said he's trying to allocate more funds for rural development in next month's Budget.

Kuala Lumpur

THERE'S the whisper of an early general election (GE) in the air in Malaysia.

Prime Minister Najib Razak and senior officials of his ruling United Malays National Organisation (Umno) have used dozens of annual party events across the country in recent weeks to exhort...

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