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Lifestyle 21 Jan 2003 | 12:00 AM

Plural marriages

Khadijah from Kuala Lumpur writes in to provide a clearer view on the much discussed issue of polygamy in Islam.

Nation 18 Jan 2003 | 12:00 AM

Ex-security guard jailed 18 years for raping daughter

A father who raped his underage daughter since she was 10-years-old was jailed 18 years and six months after he pleaded guilty at the Sessions Court here yesterday.

Nation 17 Jan 2003 | 12:00 AM

PM: Wrong religious teachings to blame for rising crime rate

Religious education not focused on real Islamic teachings has led to an increased crime rate among Muslims in the country, said Datuk Seri Dr Mahathir Mohamad.

Letters 12 Jan 2003 | 12:00 AM

Laws should protect as well as punish

SEXUAL crimes, often accompanying violence, appear to be rife in parts of the country. Statistically these generally pertain to the different categories of rape and incest. In recent months the situation has sparked concern in various quarters, including government officials, care givers and public interest groups. Legal penalties for these violations are now accordingly heavier for convicted offenders.

Nation 12 Jan 2003 | 12:00 AM

Bar: Reforms will help reduce rapes

The Bar Council said the proposed increase in sentence for incestuous rape was appropriate to reflect the greater seriousness of the crime and distinguish it from consensual incest.

Nation 12 Jan 2003 | 12:00 AM

New company a big boost to share market

The share market received a major boost when a newly established asset management company with about RM10bil worth of funds began operations.

Nation 10 Jan 2003 | 12:00 AM

Tough laws for incest

Incestuous rape will carry a prison term of between 15 and 30 years and a minimum 10 strokes of the rotan, the Cabinet has decided.

Lifestyle 05 Jan 2003 | 12:00 AM

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