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147 rescued from another Islamic ‘torture house’ in Nigeria

Armed officers found inmates in school raid.

Vital for Malaysia to address data gaps, says Unicef

Its representative to the country, Marianne Clark-Hattingh, says the right data in the right hands will see better decisions made, especially to protect children’s rights.

‘Baby Shark’ attacks IMF meetings

Kristalina Georgieva bursts into laughter but continued her remarks after.

‘Black Panther’ star Daniel Kaluuya bringing kids fave ‘Barney’ to film

Barney the Dinosaur is coming to life through movie star Daniel Kaluuya and Mattel.

When the system denies children justice

Do we care for the welfare of children as much as we care for the welfare of adults and those in power?

French assembly approves IVF for single women, lesbians

Assembly also voted to use GPS ankle bracelets to ensure violent husbands or boyfriends stay away from former partners.

Children’s programmes struggle with LGBTQ characters

‘Bravest Knight’ producer embraces debate around cartoon featuring gay characters.

Police rescue students from Islamic ‘torture house’

Over 300 'inmates' were held in inhumane conditions, some of them were even sodomised by teachers.

Suhakam member calls for compulsory free education

Human rights groups say more funds should be given to develop better schooling system for the new industrial revolution.

Parents backing child climate activists gives them hope

Parents’ support has given space for youths to voice their fears on climate change.

Hundreds of children, some as young as 5, found chained in...

Seven people, all teachers at Islamic school, arrested.

‘What Greta said’ inspires largest climate strike in NZ

Kids in school uniform among more than 40,000 packed into grounds of parliament buildings.

Low caste Indian kids beaten to death for open defecation

One of two brothers arrested appears 'mentally unsound'.

2 mil children out of school in war-torn Yemen, says Unicef

Education of another 3.7 million at risk with teachers' salaries not paid in more than two years.

Can-do city pastors help deprived jungle kids prepare to meet the...

They believe educated children will lift their communities out of hopeless poverty.

A show of hands for the Jalur Gemilang

With paint-stained hands, the special needs kids of Headstart Academy adorn the national flag with its rightful colours.

Myanmar troops’ sexual violence against Rohingya show ‘genocidal intent’

The panel of independent investigators, set up by the UN Human Rights Council in 2017, accused Myanmar's government of failing to hold anyone accountable.

Should your child have a credit card?

You can give your children a credit card as long as you stipulate the limits and exercise strict supervision at all times.

Israel deports Filipina worker, Israeli-born son

Israel's immigration authority confirms the deportation adding that Rosemarie Perez had overstayed for 12 years.

5 children killed in fire at US daycare

There was only one smoke detector in the house and it was in the attic.

Born in Israel, hundreds of Filipino children risk deportation

Children of Filipinos born and bred in Israel face their worst nightmare of expulsion to a country they hardly know.

New study finds children don’t like nature as much as you...

The study reveals that children showed a strong preference for urban environments, whereas adults preferred natural environments.

Give your baby a chance to live, Yeoh tells mums with...

The deputy women, family and community development minister says of the 1,010 babies abandoned between 2010 and May this year, 65% were already dead when found.

NZ’s indigenous Maori protest over ‘stolen children’

Children facing harm have been moved into state care for decades despite criticism from many Maori people, who believe the process is racially skewed.