Dr M talked to Stephen Sackur who must have found that our former PM's views have not mellowed in retirement.
Among other things, Dr Mahathir said:
"a man very unpopular trying to do something right. He is making use of the system in the worst ways!" -- when asked on the PM's promise of judicial reforms.
Blogger Big Dog has the story here.
If you missed the morning broadcast of this edition of Hard Talk, I believe you can catch it on BBC at 11.30 tonight.
Do read the full interview here at Apanama.
UPDATE: Bernama came out with t h i s later.