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The brutal rape and murder of two 10-year-old girls just weeks into the new year triggered an outpouring of rage across the nation, with mounting public pressure to come down hard on rapists. What can be done to nip this disturbing trend of violent rapes, especially those involving young children BRENDA BENEDICT looks at the issues involved.
Following the worst floods in the city in years, Kuching saw glimpses of sunlight Monday. But thousands of people still had to be evacuated as their homes continued to be flooded by the swollen Sarawak River.
A 16-year-old boy who has been charged with the murder of a 12-year-old boy will be spending the Chinese New Year with his family at his hometown in Batu Gajah.
A separate registry for sex offenders, to track and monitor their activities after they are released from prison, has been proposed. 'Right now, they are lumped together with other convicted criminals under the Registration of Criminals and Undesirable Persons Act 1969 for registrable offences,' said Datuk Seri Dr Rais Yatim.
Residents here woke up to the grim sight of scores of razed buildings as victims of the biggest fire ever to hit this coastal town brooded over their future.