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| April 29, 2017
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Punishment meted out to students who are lazy, unfocused, and who fail to memorise or comply with other requirements,... More ››

| April 28, 2017
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Deputy minister says abolishment of corporal punishment is not being considered at present although ministry is open to the... More ››

| April 28, 2017
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Deputy education minister Chong Sin Woon says ex-convicts should not be hired as wardens overseeing students' welfare in schools. More ››

| April 26, 2017
VIDEO INSIDE
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His aunt says it may have been due to his unstable heart condition. More ››

| April 6, 2017
DEWAN RAKYAT
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The Bill also provides a mandatory jail sentence for a person who causes hurt to an ex-wife or ex-husband,... More ››

| March 29, 2017
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Arrests bring number of people detained to 3, over case where 7-year-old boy suffered second degree burns. More ››

| March 18, 2017
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Disagreeing with PAS MP who supported harsh penalties, they say drug users are victims who need attention and care. More ››

| March 17, 2017
DEWAN RAKYAT
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Dr Nik Mazian Nik Mohamad, who earlier said those caught for illicit sex should be given up to 100... More ››

| March 16, 2017
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It is a sin to subject a pregnant woman to such punishment with nary a thought for the baby... More ››

| March 3, 2017
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There is a difference between the whipping done in accordance with civil law and caning under Islamic law, says... More ››

| November 22, 2016
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Deputy prime minister says bill to empower shariah courts will be tabled for second reading before sitting ends. More ››

| August 30, 2016
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Students, especially secondary schoolchildren, need to be aware of the severe consequences of bullying, says NUTP Secretary-General Lok Yim... More ››

| July 30, 2016
COMMENT
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Education should not involve inflicting pain. More ››

| May 14, 2016
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Human rights commission says Govt should protect children by rejecting corporal punishment in schools. More ››

| May 12, 2016
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Many parents accept the headmistress's explanation that their children were unruly during class. More ››

| May 11, 2016
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Caning of students with disciplinary problems could see greater demand from principals, teachers. More ››

| April 22, 2016
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Tuition centre teacher allegedly caned girl for being 'slow in learning' and not completing homework. More ››

March 9, 2016
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Exco member says proposal is good as element of fear will prevent people from committing adultery. More ››

| January 31, 2015
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Teachers union calls for review of 1959 school discipline regulations still in force. More ››

| January 27, 2015
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DAP’s Teo Nie Ching says while caning should be a crime, the government must ban child marriages too and... More ››

| January 27, 2015
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PKR Youth says there should be a law that makes it a crime to abandon one’s parents. More ››

| January 26, 2015
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Don't glorify Western ways too much, says Perak's Harussani. More ››

| January 26, 2015
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Family minister clarifies that caning in court is different from caning in the house or school. More ››

| November 1, 2012
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Most of them were punished for violating the Immigration Act, most likely entering Malaysia without valid entry permits. More ››

| October 29, 2011
COMMENT
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The swish of a cane against a human back heralded a new era in the East Malaysian state recently,... More ››

| October 27, 2011
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A prison official speaks of this much criticised form of corporal punishment and defends it. More ››

| October 24, 2011
FEATURE
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A young Myanmar refugee speaks about the torture that takes place in the caning room of detention centres. More ››

| May 25, 2011
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US diplomats stated in their confidential cable that the caning of three Muslim women for illicit sex in 2010... More ››