06 Mar '11, 8am

Malaysian ruling coalition set to win by-elections: KUALA LUMPUR : Malaysia's ruling Barisan Nasional (BN) coali...

KUALA LUMPUR : Malaysia's ruling Barisan Nasional (BN) coalition looked set to win by-elections in two of its strongholds on Sunday, in what could be the last polls ahead of general elections expected this year. Voting was brisk at polls in Kerdau, in eastern Pahang state and Merlimau in southern Malacca state, and results will be seen as a barometer for when premier Najib Razak will call national polls, to be held by 2013. "It is almost a given that the BN will win in the two by-elections in their bastions," political analyst Shahruddin Badaruddin told AFP, with local media also predicting a win for the government. He said the outcome will not alter power in the states, which are ruled by the coalition, but a convincing victory would indicate that support for Najib has grown, as speculation about a looming general election grows. "If the BN win by a bigger majority in the...

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