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Malaysia ranks 23rd in protecting children from sexual exploitation

KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 3 -- Among 60 countries, Malaysia ranks 23rd in the Out of The Shadow Index which examines how countries are responding to the threat of sexual violence against children.

Kelantan Forestry Dept views seriously claims on illegal logging

KOTA BHARU, Oct 3 -- The Kelantan State Forestry Department (JPNK) views seriously the claims by a group of environmental activists published in a newspaper on Sept 30, that logging and illegal mining activities in Kelantan were at a critical level.

Government committed to commercialising local tech products, apps

KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 3 -- The Communications and Multimedia Ministry is making efforts to improve the commercialisation, branding and marketing of local information technology products including apps in order to increase their export potential. 

Employers encouraged to provide jobs for ex-addicts - Muhyiddin

KAJANG, Oct 3 -- Home Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin called on more employers and companies to provide jobs for former drug addicts.

36 days for Third Meeting, 14th Parliament

KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 3 -- The Third Meeting, Second Session of the 14th Parliament sitting will take place for 36 days from Monday (Oct 7) until Dec 5.

Hearing of NRD case to begin on April 6 next year

GEORGE TOWN, Oct 3 -- The High Court here today set five days, beginning April 6 next year, to hear the case of an assistant director of the Penang National Registration Department (NRD) and five others who are facing 13 charges in connection with the issuance and sale of illegal birth certificates and identity cards to foreigners.

Man charged with causing hurt to daughter

ALOR GAJAH, Oct 3 -- A man was charged in the Sessions Court here today with voluntarily causing hurt to his 10-year-old daughter last month.