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Johor govt may close school affected by air pollution on Sunday

State Islamic Religious Affairs, Agriculture and Rural Development Committee chairman Tosrin Jarvanthi says the decision will be made tomorrow.

Pakistan denies access to ‘bombed’ religious school

Security officials say no visit will be possible for a few days more due to security issues.

Donor held on suspicion of sodomising 6 tahfiz students

Police say 41-year-old suspect has been regularly donating daily necessities and clothing to the centre since 2015.

25 students escape fire at Tanah Merah religious school hostel

The fire broke out early this morning at their rented house used as hostel.

Arrest decline in moral values with religious education, urges MIC

MIC president wants religious education classes to begin in schools.

Tahfiz centre fire victim still in trauma

Nur Hayati Che Ahmad, 30, says she is still tormented by the sounds of children screaming in pain as the fire ripped through the centre they were trapped in.

Where is our sense of responsibility towards our children?

A horrific fire kills 23 people yet Minister Noh Omar says action may not be taken against the authorities of the religious school for they have suffered enough.

School claims Thaqif autopsy report proves no abuse

The Madrasah Tahfiz Al-Jauhar says the report exonerates the school in the death of the 11-year old who had been allegedly beaten by its assistant warden.

4 tahfiz students killed in crash to be buried in single...

The founder of the religious school says family members have given permission for the students' remains to be buried in the school compound.

Abuse at school: Who should be held liable?

When abuse takes place at a school whether public or private, who are the relevant parties who should be held responsible?

Religious school confirms knowing of assistant warden’s past

In a Facebook posting today, the management says the man appeared sincere in wanting to change his life and had shown good work.

Medical report on school’s students to be released Sunday

None of the students or staff who underwent the medical examinations is suffering from any serious illness, says Johor exco member.

Now, Klang pupil claims abuse at religious school

Suraya Fatima Abdullah thought her son's case was an isolated one, but changed her mind after reading of Mohamad Thaqif Amin Mohd Gaddafi's death, says report.

Yet another child’s blood on our hands

It is high time to stop viewing the welfare and care of our young through retrospective lenses.

Why hire ex-convict to protect kids, asks Charles Santiago

Klang MP says tahfiz school must be shut pending a thorough probe into the abuse allegedly suffered by Mohamad Thaqif Amin Mohd Gaddafi and his fellow students.

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.

Thaqif laid to rest early today

Family claim tahfiz school student's remains from Sultan Ismail Hospital at 10.30pm following the post-mortem.

Abused tahfiz student Thaqif dies

His aunt says it may have been due to his unstable heart condition.

DAP: Were ministry guidelines on discipline flouted?

'Voiceless children rely on responsible adults to speak up for them,' says Kulai MP Teo Nie Ching.

Professor: What was school doing while boy’s legs were turning black?

Prof Mohd Tajuddin Mohd Rasdi raises question of how long it takes before legs that are beaten, as in the case of the Islamic school pupil, turn black.

School explains refusal to comment on boy who lost legs

The school's principal says the school does not want to interfere in police investigations or add to the family's emotional burden.

School refuses comment on boy who lost legs

School principal says he may call media conference soon.

‘CCTV recording shows boy beaten only on one sole’

Federation of religious schools calls on public to wait for probe findings, saying wild accusations give the impression that tahfiz schools are barbaric places.

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.