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Woman, boyfriend arrested after her son dies from abuse

Police say initial investigations revealed the 6-year-old victim was allegedly abused by the man.

Mongolians protest to demand greater action against child abuse

After the reported rape of a male infant earlier this month in Dornogobi province in Mongolia's southeast, a group of concerned mothers created a Facebook group announcing the Saturday protest last week, and it quickly reached more than 400,000 members.

Malaysian arrested at Aussie airport over child porn

The man who flew in from Kuala Lumpur was allegedly carrying more than 900 images and videos of child porn.

4 suspects nabbed following baby’s death

Police say suspects, including her mother and stepfather, will be remanded for 7 days to assist in the investigation.

DAP MP: What happened to law on parental neglect?

Kasthuri Patto says government must address issue of child abuse by parents, especially with two cases leading to the deaths of children this year.

Baby died from being ‘thrown on floor or wall’, post-mortem shows

Post-mortem rules official cause of death due to brain haemorhage, as police remand parents over alleged abuse of 2-month-old baby in Bukit Mertajam.

Suspected abuse: Dad held after death of baby girl

The lorry driver, aged 22, was detained after baby found to have multiple injuries, including broken leg.

Canteen worker remanded over baby’s death

The 21-year-old is believed to be the child's father.

9-year-old girl dies after alleged abuse

Police nab father, stepmother after hospital says child's body was covered with bruises while autopsy revealed severe injuries to internal organs.

Mum’s boyfriend accused of scalding 5-year-old girl

The incident is said to have happened during a fight.

Kindergarten head ties and gags girl for being naughty

Mother claims she only discovered this when her daughter did the same to her younger brother at home.

Parents in child abuse cases may be compelled to attend counselling

Minister Rohani Abdul Karim says the move is aimed at ensuring that such cases will not recur, besides serving as a lesson to the parents.

Victim admits to mistake that led stepfather to chain him

Ten-year-old boy says he was chained to gas tank by his stepfather because he had stayed out too late.

Cops promise stern action against parents who neglected 3 kids

The three were said to have been left locked without adult supervision in their room in Johor Bahru.

MP: Why did department hand child back to abusive parents?

Kulai MP Teo Nie Ching wants an explanation from the welfare department following the death of 21-month-old Muhammad Al Fateh Abdullah who is believed to have been an abuse victim.

Girl, 8, caned by headmistress until she bled, claims parent

Woman files police report claiming headmistress of vernacular school in Alor Gajah 'violently caned' her daughter for not passing up homework.

Senior citizen charged over child abuse, thanks to viral video

Video of 6-year-old being severely beaten going viral results in 62-year-old woman being charged under Section 31(1)(b) of the Child Act.

Woman arrested over video of brutal beating of child

Child abuse incident goes viral, showing woman repeatedly hitting young girl with what appears to be a wooden back-scratcher.

Couple held for beating child to death

Police believe the boy, 9, was punched and caned at their home in Subang Jaya.

We don’t protect our children enough

Thaqif was not the first to die from abuse at school. Will he be the last?

Unicef urges corporal punishment ban, in light of Thaqif’s death

It's a misperception that physical punishment is the only way to instil discipline among children, says Unicef spokesperson in Malaysia.

Unite against abuse in schools, urges PAGE

'Things will never improve if you continue to be afraid.'

Monitor all schools for child abuse, say activists

'Cases of violence against students are not limited to religious schools.'

Abused boy, 11, may lose arm as well

Doctors inform family, condition of boy's right arm has worsened, forcing them to consider amputation if need be.