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Avengers Endgame: A parent’s review

August 12, 2019 1:11:33 pm

Avengers Endgame Parents' Guide: "My boys and I had been waiting for Avengers: Endgame from the very second Avengers: Infinity War ended. My pre-teens' review: The movie was 'next level and epic', and can we please watch it again tomorrow?"

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Avengers Endgame: Parents tell us if they will take kids for this Marvel movie

April 27, 2019 10:19:30 am

Marvel's Avengers: Endgame has released and fans in India are going berserk to watch the movie. But as a parent, would you want to take your child for a screening? We asked some parents and here's what they said.

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Satyajit Ray: Introduce your child to the maestro through these films and books

May 2, 2019 12:30:38 pm

On the occasion of Satyajit Ray's birth anniversary, we bring you a list of the maestro's classic books and films that have stood the test of time and are thoroughly enjoyed by children.

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Watch: To understand autism, look each other in the eye

April 20, 2019 9:00:27 am

When her son was diagnosed with autism, Carina Morillo knew almost nothing about the condition. Since Ivan didn't react to words or speak, she talks about how she found ways to communicate with him.

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Does a child think of a sperm donor as family?

April 15, 2019 3:40:31 pm

These questions have become all the more important in the context of modern families that come together through adoption, second marriages, surrogate mothers and sperm or egg donations.

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Watch: How a grieving mom created a video game on cancer

April 12, 2019 5:00:29 pm

The mother of three, along with her husband, decided to take her two other sons on the journey with a story of a brave knight fighting a dragon called cancer.

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Spider-Man to Ant-Man: Animated Marvel superhero movies for kids

April 26, 2019 11:37:52 am

If you want to introduce your kids to superheroes from the Marvel comic book world, here are some child-friendly animation movies you can watch together, to get started.

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How Muggles can throw a Harry Potter theme party for kids

July 2, 2019 10:49:21 am

Chocolate frogs, jelly beans, Hagrid's rock cakes, Harry's favourite treacle tart, butterbeer (vanilla cream soda with butterscotch flavouring) are sure to excite the little guests. You can also set up a class on potions!

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5 podcasts that make parenting a breeze

April 4, 2019 4:08:58 pm

Whether you have 10 minutes or an hour, you can listen, laugh and learn while you travel to work, work out or do chores around the house. The dawn of podcasts is indeed making life easier for parents who are looking to learn about the best ways of raising their children.

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Watch: How family income can affect a child’s development

April 3, 2019 6:13:05 pm

" the time those two kids are ready to start kindergarten, we know that the child living in poverty is likely to have cognitive scores that are, on average, 60 per cent lower than those of the other child. "

Doctor who delivered India’s first test tube baby to get national award

How is a baby conceived through IVF? Watch video

March 31, 2019 10:30:29 am

It was Louise Brown who became the world's first baby to be born via IVF, in 1978. So, how does IVF exactly work? In a Ted Talk, physician-novelist and activist writer Nassim Assefi and fertility doctor Brian Levine explain the science of making a baby in a laboratory.

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Watch: Creative ways through which kids can thrive in school

March 28, 2019 5:30:21 pm

"Of course teachers should be focused on the emotional well-being of their kids. But in reality, when you're in a classroom full of 30 students and one of them's throwing tables at you, it's far easier to exclude that child than to figure out what's going on inside of his head."

In last 5 years, domestic adoptions record 27 per cent decline in Maharashtra

How do you tell your child they are adopted?

March 25, 2019 6:31:19 pm

"The earlier the child knows the better...Why hide that the child is adopted? Are we protecting the child? What are you protecting the child from?" said parent and professor of psychology Tanu Shree Singh.

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Watch: Unconditional love and acceptance, no matter what!

March 23, 2019 9:00:42 am

What is it like to raise a child who's different from you? Writer Andrew Solomon remarks, "A lot of the time the question of parenthood is, what do we validate in our children, and what do we cure in them?"

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Listen: What do you tell your child if your partner is having an affair?

March 22, 2019 4:18:01 pm

Listen to this podcast to know more about how to deal with issues around talking to children about infidelity.

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Holi 2019: How kids can make these 7 natural colours at home

March 20, 2019 11:30:41 am

To make natural Holi colours, you need to first choose the base for the colour. It could be besan, maida or corn flour. First experiment with a small quantity of ingredients. Once you are sure of the method, you can start making colours.

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Holi 2019: How to celebrate the festival with your child

March 18, 2019 2:39:25 pm

Holi Celebration 2019: On the occasion of the festival, which will be held on March 21, here are some ways parents can get kids to enjoy the festival of colours.

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Watch: Breaking the silence around parenting taboos

March 16, 2019 10:30:38 am

While parenting is challenging, nobody prepares you for the sense of isolation and loneliness that can come with it. This funny and honest talk lifts the silence around some parenting taboos.

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10 documentaries to watch in the holidays with your kids

March 25, 2019 10:42:17 am

Enjoy your holidays by watching these engaging and educative documentaries on various interesting topics with your child.

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Watch: Can you tell if your child is lying?

March 11, 2019 11:57:45 am

Has your toddler started lying? It just shows that your child has hit an important development milestone, which may be a cause for celebration!

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Watch: For kids to learn in a classroom, first feed them well

March 11, 2019 12:01:54 pm

In this Ted Talk, former white House chef and food policymaker talks about how good nutrition is critical for nourishing the body as well as the mind, particularly for children of school-going age.

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Enjoy these 10 family movies with your daughter

March 9, 2019 4:16:58 pm

International Women's Day 2019: Snuggle up and check out this list of 10 great films that feature strong, independent women who believe in breaking rules and carving their own path. It's sure to inspire your kids!

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Watch: Enlist children in their own upbringing

March 4, 2019 5:44:47 pm

Watch this Ted Talk on ‘Agile programming’ for your family by Bruce Feiler, which adopts a flexible parenting technique in which children can pick their own punishments.

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Watch: How books can empower your child

April 26, 2019 6:52:51 pm

"Books have given me a magic portal to connect with people of the past and the present. I know I shall never feel lonely or powerless again."

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Watch: Keeping your child safe in the digital world

March 2, 2019 9:00:23 am

"We need to stop thinking about technology as a solution to all of our problems, but think of it as a guide to what those problems actually are, so we can start thinking about them properly and start to address them."