The caning incident raises many questions about punishment in school and whether students and parents have avenues for appeal.
His activities came to light when one of the victims, currently in secondary school, informed his teacher of what the suspect had done in 2016.
Former RYB Education New World kindergarten teacher Liu Yanan pricked four children with needles in November 2017.
The 32-year old was also sentenced to two years' jail for possessing images of the terror group.
Al-Shorbagy opened the school following the outbreak of war saying he had nowhere to send his own children. However, 500 boys and girls aged between six and 15 signed up for lessons in that first year.
The education minister says there is a need to do so as the rural and poor students in places such as Sarawak are very much disadvantaged compared with their affluent and urban counterparts.
Their former teacher Ye Naing Moe, director of Yangon Journalism School, praised both reporters as curious and excellent students who had won multiple awards for stories focusing on the underprivileged and social issues.
Mother had lodged police report in June after her daughter, aged 10, informed her of incident in school.
Police have detained a man for questioning over six sexual abuse reports while the Penang Education Department is carrying out an internal investigation.
The Standard Two student is reportedly too traumatised to return to school.
Disciplinary teacher Abu Salman Abdul Aziz says M Vasanthapiriya repeatedly denied entering the teachers’ room and only admitted after being shown the video.
The teenager's brother tells the coroner his father had offered to buy the teacher a new phone, whether or not Vasanthapiriya had stolen it.
The court in Germany cited a policy that prohibits civil servants from wearing religious clothing.
The Islamic State in the Great Sahara claimed responsibility for the kidnapping.
Coroner Nursalha Hamzah fixes two days for the inquest into the death of M Vasanthapiriya, who was accused of stealing her teacher’s iPhone earlier this year.
Union says the lawyer will hold a watching brief on behalf of the teacher during the inquest into the 14-year-old student's suicide death.
Primary schools in Tampere are trialling robot teachers.
At least one California high school student was injured superficially when a teacher accidentally discharged a gun in class during a firearms safety course, police said on Wednesday.
Police say 41-year-old suspect has been regularly donating daily necessities and clothing to the centre since 2015.
Penang police chief A Thaiveegan says public prosecutor's office gave approval for inquest into circumstances behind teen's suicide attempt.
The father wants a stop to all speculative stories, including that she had tried to kill herself previously.
Police sources tell daily that the teacher confronted Vasanthapiriya about the matter, which the girl denied.
Penang CID chief says 3 investigation papers have been submitted but prosecutors' office has asked for more information.
Penang CID chief calls on media not to report hearsay, saying police must complete investigations before being able to respond to questions.