The news was everywhere.
Supporters of opposition party, Parti Islam Se-Malaysia (PAS) perform special prayers with their spiritual leader in Kota Baharu, 500km outside Kuala Lumpur on the eve of te country's General Elections.
Buddhist devotees gather during the Vesak celebration in Kelantan, paying respect to the Lord Buddha on his birthday, and starting the Buddhist year 2556 BE.
A Buddhist devotee prays during a Wesak eve in Kelantan, 550km outside Kuala Lumpur.
Buddhist devotees gather in Kelantan, 550km outside Kuala Lumpur, to celebrate Wesak eve.
A garbage collector surrounded by a pile of trash collects plastic for recycling at a garbage dump site in Kelantan, some 550km away from the capital Kuala Lumpur. 10th December 2011
Opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim gave a speech to supporters in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. 14/12/2010
A thousand people gathered during a protest against new water tariffs being raised in Kuala Lumpur,Malaysia. 05/12/2010.
About a thousand Malaysian people gathered during an anti-gambling protest to Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak at the National Mosque in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. 03/07/2010