A seven-member Federal Court gives the ruling by a judgment consented by all parties.
Future of Malaysian girls at stake as authorities delay action, cautions NGO.
LETTER | For those of us who voted for a change, it meant waking up to a renewed sense of pride.
UPDATED 7.31PM | The execution of the sentence raises questions as to who authorised it, the NGO says.
Dress code plan slammed by women’s rights groups as ‘dehumanising’.
COMMENT | A recent study has shown that about 153k persons below the age of 19 were married in Malaysia and most were Malay Muslims.
LETTER | By law, there is no minimum marriage age for Muslims in Malaysia.
LETTER | Justice should be delivered in substance rather than in just form.
Advocacy group also urges public to push back against the 'intimidation of academics'.
'This is causing such great disunity in our beautiful nation'.
COMMENT | The recent Telenisa survey shows the need to address issues facing Muslim women and children in M'sia.
Sisters in Islam notes that husbands often conduct their subsequent marriages in bordering countries.
UPDATED 1.50PM | The case will be heard before a different judge in the High Court.
Feminists should not and will not support the proposed amendments, the women's rights NGO tells deputy minister.
MALAYSIANS KINI | Yu Ren Chung says women sparked his interest in gender equality.
UPDATED 9.20PM | Cops looking for a staff member over matter involving previous employment, says Marina.
COMMENT | 'Much of what we freely label as 'syariah law' today is actually fiqh, a human construction.'