Malaysia's Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad shaking hands with Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, as Mahathir's wife Siti Hasmah Mohamad Ali and Lee's wife Ho Ching look on. Photo: AFP

Water war brews as Malaysia’s Mahathir wants Singapore to cough up more

Leaders of the neighbouring nations seem to want to keep up friendly ties – a far cry from the hawkish days of Mahathir’s first stint in power – but there’s the little issue of this bill

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Malaysia's Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad shaking hands with Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, as Mahathir's wife Siti Hasmah Mohamad Ali and Lee's wife Ho Ching look on. Photo: AFP
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