Myrra Baity

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2 Nov 2018 | 7:00 AM

Girls get ‘unkindest cut’ at some clinics

PETALING JAYA: Malaysian girls throughout the country are being circumcised without proper medical guidelines, including in private clinics.

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1 Oct 2018 | 7:00 AM

Maszlee pledges to introduce more kindness into school system

IPOH: Education Minister Dr Maszlee Malik has pledged to introduce more kindness into the school system, including through the successful #StandTogether National Kindness Week introduced earlier this year.

Quality education: Yee and Dr Maszlee discussing the importance of the StandTogether kindness campaign at the World Unesco Day event in Ipoh.
18 Aug 2018 | 12:47 PM

Kpop star Choi Si-won's new mission - to end bullying

South Korean Super Junior Star Choi Si-Won is working with Unicef to end bullying through kindness.

Kpop starChoi (right) at the Digi headquarters with fellow #EndViolence Youth Talk panelists (from left) Clark-Hattingh, Prabakaran, Lisa, and Nurul Izzah to discuss bullyng prevention ideas with Malaysian students.
9 Aug 2018 | 7:00 AM

Nurul backs Kindness Week in House

SHAH ALAM: Nurul Izzah Anwar has called on Parliament to follow the example of students and implement a National Kindness Week every year.

28 Jun 2018 | 7:00 AM

Kindness goes a long way

PETALING JAYA: Kindness can be its own reward but a sponsored Teachers Day celebration didn’t hurt the students and staff of Sri KDU secondary school, who won Digi’s #5DaysBaikHatiChallenge.

Winning ways: Ling (left) and Jinnyboy after a talk on cyberbullying with students at Sri KDU in Petaling Jaya.
7 May 2018 | 7:00 AM

Unicef helps to make R.AGE’s kindness campaign a huge success

KOTA KINABALU: The #Stand­Together campaign received another boost when 10,000 people ran for kindness at the Unicef Borneo Marathon.

7 Apr 2018 | 7:00 AM

Kindness bears fruit

PETALING JAYA: Malaysia’s inaugural #StandTogether National Kindness Week was a huge success, with over 650 schools taking part and over 100 student-led kindness projects implemented across the country.

Goodwill hunters: Kumar (centre) posing with CLS students during his visit as a reward for the students, who were among the winners of the StandTogether ‘kindness project’ competition.
25 Mar 2018 | 7:00 AM

Dealing with bullying the right way

WHILE it’s the community’s responsibility to step in when witnessing a bully intimidating a victim, to blunder in could make everything worse.

The students and teachers of SK Kota Dalam in Johor pledge to prevent bullying in their school. Find out how to join them by going on to
11 Mar 2018 | 7:00 AM

Let’s tackle bullying together

#StandTogether is a bullying prevention campaign jointly organised by R.AGE and SP Setia with the aim of creating an annual National Kindness Week in schools every first week of April.