Ex-Malaysia PM Najib Razak’s deputy takes over beleaguered Umno party

Ousted Malaysian leader Najib Razak’s party has chosen his former deputy as its new leader, party officials said Sunday, after a shocking May election loss broke its decades-old political reign. Ahmad Zahid Hamidi, 65, was elected president of the United Malays National Organisation (Umno) after defeating two former ministers. Official results saw Ahmad receive 78 […]