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World 16 Jan 2014 | 11:15 PM

Vatican pushed to reveal scope of child sexual abuse

GENEVA (Reuters) - United Nations child protection experts grilled Vatican delegates on Thursday on how Roman Catholic officials handled the decades-long sexual abuse of minors by priests that Pope Francis called "the shame of the Church".

Lifestyle 17 Jan 2014 | 12:00 AM

A parent's worst fear

In the first of six articles in a series on child safety, we look at the phenomenon of missing children in Malaysia.

World 17 Jan 2014 | 4:01 AM

Vatican grilled over scale of child sex abuse

GENEVA (Reuters) - United Nations child protection experts pushed Vatican delegates on Thursday to reveal the scope of the decades-long sexual abuse of minors by Roman Catholic priests that Pope Francis called "the shame of the Church".

World 17 Jan 2014 | 5:10 PM

China questions officials linked to ex-strongman in graft probe-sources

BEIJING (Reuters) - Chinese investigators have questioned more than a dozen senior officials, including the country's top prosecutor, about links to retired domestic security chief Zhou Yongkang, who is the subject of a corruption probe, sources said.

AseanPlus News 17 Jan 2014 | 6:51 PM

Hong Kong police to interview 'tortured' maid

HONG KONG (AFP) - Investigators from Hong Kong will travel to Indonesia to speak with a woman who left the Chinese city after she was allegedly tortured by her employer, authorities said Friday, adding they will pursue the case "relentlessly".

Other Sport 17 Jan 2014 | 8:22 PM

Factbox - Main challenges facing FIFA

LONDON (Reuters) - Jerome Champagne, Sepp Blatter's former right-hand man, is expected to announce he is standing in FIFA's presidential elections on a platform of modernising FIFA for the 21st century.

Other Sport 17 Jan 2014 | 8:42 PM

Factbox - FIFA presidential elections since 1974

LONDON (Reuters) - There have been eight FIFA presidents since world soccer's governing body was founded in 1904 and only two in the last 40 years: Brazilian Joao Havelange and Swiss Sepp Blatter.

Nation 18 Jan 2014 | 12:00 AM

NRD: MyKid card still valid for registration purposes

PETALING JAYA: Although the National Registration Department (NRD) has temporarily stopped issuing the MyKid card, the document can still be used to register children in both government and private institutions.

Nation 19 Jan 2014 | 12:00 AM

Khairy calls for quick resolution to case in Sweden

PETALING JAYA: Umno Youth chief Khairy Jamaluddin described the extended detention of the Malaysian couple in Sweden as harsh.

Letters 20 Jan 2014 | 12:00 AM

Demanding clients

From BYSTANDER of Kuala Lumpur