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  • The magic of a relationship

    The magic of a relationship

    In societies where it is customary for children to pay adoring homage to their parents even when the parents are far from ideal, it may seem invidious for a son to comment objectively on his parents’ relationship. I do so in an earnest effort to understand the air I breathed and the untraditional template I saw

    March 21, 2022
  • Parents of students stranded in Ukraine demonstrate in Jammu

    Parents of students stranded in Ukraine demonstrate in Jammu

    Meanwhile, the district administration of Jammu said it is in touch with all the families of 32 stranded persons of Jammu in Ukraine. Government is taking all possible measures for their safe return. District Control Room has been established for any assistance.

    March 2, 2022
  • TN students, parents upbeat over helpline for NEET aspirants

    TN students, parents upbeat over helpline for NEET aspirants

    Sundaramanickyam, 48, a private company employee at Santhome, Chennai said, "My daughter received a call from the helpline and half her stress is gone. It is much better than what we expected and thanks to the state health department and the Chief Minister, my daughter is back to normal."

    September 16, 2021
  • 1.5 mn children worldwide lost parents, guardians to Covid: Lancet

    1.5 mn children worldwide lost parents, guardians to Covid: Lancet

    The countries with the highest numbers of children who lost primary caregivers (parents or custodial grandparents) included South Africa, Peru, United States, India, Brazil, and Mexico.

    July 21, 2021
  • Caged due to ill health, girl rescued in Cooch Behar

    Caged due to ill health, girl rescued in Cooch Behar

    The parents, daily wage earners, set up a wooden cage on the veranda of their house and kept her there.

    July 15, 2021
  • There can’t be illegitimate children: Karnataka HC

    There can’t be illegitimate children: Karnataka HC

    The petitioner was denied eligibility on compassionate grounds appointment, as it said the second wife or her children were not eligible to get jobs on compassionate grounds.

    July 15, 2021
  • CBSE XII board exams cancelled; PM Modi says anxiety among students, parents, teachers must end

    CBSE XII board exams cancelled; PM Modi says anxiety among students, parents, teachers must end

    Modi said at the meeting that COVID-19 has affected the academic calendar and the issue of board examinations has been causing immense anxiety among students, parents and teachers, which must be put to an end.

    June 1, 2021
  • Gurugram’s education dept urges parents to get vaccinated

    Gurugram’s education dept urges parents to get vaccinated

    "Continuous efforts are being made both by the district administration and the state government to contain the Covid spread. To protect children from the deadly virus, advance summer vacation was declared by the government, which is an important decision by the education department in the interest of the children,"

    June 1, 2021
  • Andhra parents kill daughters with trident, dumbbells

    Andhra parents kill daughters with trident, dumbbells

    They found the two young women, both in their 20s dead with their heads partially tonsured and wrapped in red sarees. One of the bodies were found in the Puja room while the other in another room as the family had observed some rituals on Sunday evening.

    January 26, 2021
  • Bring in law to curb pvt schools’ huge fees: parents to HP govt

    Bring in law to curb pvt schools’ huge fees: parents to HP govt

    Private schools have hiked fees ‘arbitrarily’ and been charging them from parents even though schools have continued to remain shut amid the Covid pandemic, says Student Parents Forum adding it’ll intensify agitation on the issue.

    September 14, 2020
  • The Second Childhood

    The Second Childhood

    There has been a shifting of responsibility from the family to the government or State. Indian society has a long cherished tradition to respect and protect the elders. Old age is a harsh truth of life, one that is considered as the second childhood of a person. This is the time when the old seek to receive something from the children

    December 27, 2019
  • Parents of students of G. D. Birla Centre take out silent rally

    Parents of students of G. D. Birla Centre take out silent rally

    According to reports, the girl had written that she had been spending sleepless nights for months and she would find sleep at last.

    June 24, 2019
  • How daycares are disrupting stereotypical image of dads

    How daycares are disrupting stereotypical image of dads

    Fathers have started taking special initiatives and volunteer to be involved in their children’s early learning process and have started stepping up to influence and engage more actively in their children’s lives in myriad ways.

    June 14, 2019
  • Can parents’ job stress affect kid’s health?

    Can parents’ job stress affect kid’s health?

    "If a parent has too many stressors, it reduces your self-control," said Christiane Spitzmueller, Professor.

    January 4, 2019
  • West Bengal: Parents kill newborn fearing mockery by family members

    West Bengal: Parents kill newborn fearing mockery by family members

    The police said that the couple strangulated their baby and threw the body in a pond near their relative's house on Sunday.

    July 19, 2018
  • Parallel paths that still meet

    Parallel paths that still meet

    My mother said that, when we were infants, people often asked whether my brother and I were twins. I found it hard to believe. He was taller, better looking and fairer, the last quite important in India. I would be tongue-tied and even failed to say my name when my parents introduced me to their …

    July 2, 2018
  • Communication with parents boosts child’s brain development

    Communication with parents boosts child’s brain development

    Good communication with parents promotes in a child the development of a brain network involved in the processing of rewards.

    May 7, 2018