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12-yr-old Indian in Guinness World Record for identifying most aeroplane tails in UAE

December 26, 2020 4:40:15 pm

His name also features in the 'India Book' for being the youngest to identify the top 100 tallest buildings of the world with their respective heights and locations

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How to take care of your baby: Pointers for first-time parents

December 24, 2020 1:44:46 pm

While first-time parents may have some apprehensions about massaging and bathing the newborn, adopting some simple steps can make this routine a fun-filled activity.

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Felicity Jones says having baby amid pandemic was ‘pretty scary’

December 14, 2020 4:07:34 pm

The 'Rogue One' actor said apart from taking care of her baby, she is utilizing her time at home to get fitter


A parent’s language of love: Responding versus reacting to children

December 8, 2020 6:36:16 pm

When it comes to respect in the context of children, the rhetoric has been built only around ‘giving respect’ to adults, there is little conversation about the responsibility of elders to respect children.


7 ways to co-parent in the first stages of a break-up

December 3, 2020 4:14:09 pm

Dealing with co-parenting, especially in the initial phases of a breakup, can be extremely daunting.

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Stressing on the importance of early years, Kate Middleton answers questions for parents

November 29, 2020 7:03:13 pm

As a parent herself, the duchess talks about the need to address childhood issues, on kids' temper tantrums, helping children adjust post-lockdown, among other such things.

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In Santa’s mailbag, a peek into children’s pandemic worries

November 27, 2020 7:45:47 pm

Arriving by the tens of thousands, the letters, notes and cards — some mere scribbles, other elaborate labors of love in colored pens — are revealing windows into the tender minds of their young authors, and of adult Santa fans also asking for respite and happiness


An 8-Step guide to strengthen the parent-child bond

November 26, 2020 4:29:35 pm

Routine is everything when it comes to parenthood. You might be bored with it but your children love it!

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Is the Covid-19 pandemic making children introverts?

November 20, 2020 6:11:56 pm

With loss of peer to peer interaction, no outdoor play or physical activity, increased screen time and disturbed daily routines, children are unable to vent out their energies and are getting affected emotionally

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Braving the pandemic: How severe is the impact of COVID-19 on children in India?

November 18, 2020 8:34:04 pm

"The cost of the pandemic for children is immediate, and if we don't address this, it is going to persist for years," said UNICEF India representative Dr Yasmin Ali Haque.

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How to know if your child has special needs

November 16, 2020 5:19:26 pm

The disabilities that are hard to identify are typically learning disabilities and attention deficit disorders

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Kids born to same-sex parents perform better at school, study finds

November 2, 2020 4:10:49 pm

As per the findings, the socioeconomic status had a major role to play on how well the children performed at school.

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Bedtime meditation for kids from yoga expert Ira Trivedi

October 23, 2020 12:15:16 pm

Inculcating positive thoughts subconsciously in our sleep is a sure-shot way of having a restful sleep and a happy day ahead.

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Managing anxiety is an important life skill for teenagers

October 17, 2020 2:22:48 pm

It is always good to discuss problems/concerns with an appropriate person/friend, who could help children in finding ways to tackle the situation.

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For moms, too, sitting is the new smoking: Bhavna Harchandrai

October 5, 2020 5:00:16 pm

'Be a good role model. Engage and motivate your children to be the best version of themselves,' says the fitness instructor, writer and enthusiast

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Do you really know what your child is thinking and feeling?

October 3, 2020 5:18:35 pm

How will you know how your child feels when the basis of assuming how they are feeling actually stems from your own?

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Parenting for your child’s digital future: Stay updated in the new normal

October 1, 2020 6:10:12 pm

Although technology may seem daunting at first, parents should try as far as possible to keep themselves updated with all forms of technology their child is using or has access to.

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Barefoot parenting: This Mumbai couple is giving their son a gender neutral, gadget-free childhood

September 28, 2020 12:36:08 pm

'Neo is completely a gadget-free child. We do not even have a television at home!'

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Chris and I committed to putting our kids first after divorce: Gwyneth Paltrow

September 25, 2020 6:19:40 pm

The actor recently spoke about successful co-parenting with ex-husband Chris Martin.

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7 lifestyle habits to teach your kids

September 19, 2020 9:24:02 pm

It is important that you set an example for your young ones by following a disciplined routine and maintaining a healthy lifestyle.


Yale University is offering a free online course on parenting; here’s how to join

September 17, 2020 3:47:12 pm

The programme covers various aspects of parenting, from how to praise a child and inspire good behaviour to ways to effectively discipline them.

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Single & parenting: Tips for the newly single parent

September 14, 2020 5:15:41 pm

In today’s COVID age, our lives have changed. It’s easier to be a single parent as we work from home. This gives us more time with our children, which is a blessing.


An Australian couple reveal how they toilet trained their baby just two weeks after birth

September 10, 2020 3:58:09 pm

The parents used a method called 'elimination communication' to toilet train their child.

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What kind of parent will you be? There’s a test that can tell you

September 9, 2020 5:56:59 pm

For the researchers, the focus now is to use the data from the LTP to develop programmes that can make parents feel more confident and competent.

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5 things everyone ought to teach their kids by example

September 4, 2020 5:30:47 pm

Just telling kids about the advantages they have won’t make as much of an impact as donating some toys and letting them see the happiness on an underprivileged person’s face.