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'Biggest issues parents find in kids are screen addiction, lack of physical socialising': Author RamG Vallath

May 12, 2022 2:22 pm

"There are several strategies and numerous techniques I have outlined in the book. Two of them are role-modelling and story-telling."

Priyanka Chopra-Nick Jonas' baby comes home after 100 days in hospital; know more about NICU care

May 09, 2022 6:05 pm

A baby is fit to leave NICU when, at the time of discharge, they are off breathing support, and on oral feeds, being fed by their parents, says a doctor

Children have right to love & affection of separated parents, grandparents: HC

April 16, 2022 2:15 pm

“The petitioner father, the non-custodial parent, cannot be deprived of his right to spend quality time and enjoy the company of the children," a single judge bench of Justice Anuja Prabhudessai said.

Survey: Parents increased quality time at pandemic's start

January 11, 2022 8:36 pm

The survey found that the proportion of meals the so-called reference parents shared with their children increased from 84% to 85% from 2018 to 2020.

Can Covid-19 vaccine for children affect puberty, fertility? Experts weigh in

November 02, 2021 3:45 pm

"Conducting vaccination trials in children is a humongous task due to various inhibitions amongst parents, unfounded beliefs, and also ethical considerations involved," said Dr Suresh Kumar Panuganti.

Giving children more freedom can improve family wellbeing, says study

August 02, 2021 8:00 pm

The study found that parents who gave their children more autonomy discovered they did better emotionally, their own needs were fulfilled to a greater extent, and the family itself was more emotionally bonded.

How can parents bond with teachers?

July 29, 2021 3:04 pm

For the holistic growth of children, it is imperative that both their early life pillars not only share a cordial and warm relationship but also enjoy a great rapport.

National Parent's Day: Five ways in which parents can think like teachers to improve virtual learning

July 25, 2021 1:19 pm

Even as teachers think of newer and more creative ways to keep students engaged, parents, too, have a new opportunity to engage with the modified learning process.

National Parents Day: An open letter from a teacher to parents

July 26, 2021 9:38 am

This global health crisis is truly unprecedented and has left most of us vulnerable to anxious thoughts, and overwhelmed with doubts and insecurities - be it about our loved ones’ health, children’s learning journeys or general well-being.

Madras HC directs govt to dispose in 2 months maintenance pleas from parents

June 16, 2021 10:56 am

The judge directed the Tamil Nadu Chief Secretary to issue circulars to all the District Collectors to ensure that the applications and appeals filed under the Maintenance and Welfare of Parents and Senior Citizens Act, 2007 are disposed of.


Minor raped for a month at playschool in Ghaziabad

January 13, 2016 9:37 am

Ghaziabad (UP), Jan 13 (ANI): A man was arrested for allegedly raping a five-year-old girl child for the last one month in Ghaziabad. The incident came to light only on Tuesday when the child complained about the man to her mother. However, the accused refused to say anything on the matter. Police said the child’s parents used to leave her at a baby-sitting facility. Investigations are underway.