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Students with greater sense of belonging are helpful

This indicates that parents might be able to play a proactive role in increasing their child's sense of belonging at school by focusing on improving family belongingness.

Jul 31, 2019, 14:59 PM IST

Body shaming leads to more weight gain in kids

The findings, published in the journal Pediatric Obesity, appear to contradict the belief that such teasing might motivate youth to change their behaviour and attempt to lose weight.

May 30, 2019, 17:06 PM IST

There was a lot of jealousy towards me: Naomie Harris on being bullied

The "Moonlight" star said bullying gave her a chance to escape into an imaginary world which polished her as a performer. 

Apr 08, 2019, 13:17 PM IST

Bullying, sexual abuse may trigger binge eating, smoking

Anti-depressant use was up to four times more likely and smoking dependence was twice as frequent for such people.


Jan 12, 2019, 14:57 PM IST

'Bully' Shane Warne condemns attack on Syrian refugee inside English school

The video recorded by a friend of the attacker, shows him calling the victim who was wearing a cast on his arm, before grabbing him by the neck and pushing him violently. 

Nov 28, 2018, 18:12 PM IST

I`m the most bullied person in the world, says Donald Trump's wife Melania

Melania Trump feels she is the most bullied person in the world.

Oct 12, 2018, 07:01 AM IST

Bullied kids at high risk of suicidal behaviour

Researchers assessed children, based on self-reporting about peer victimisation, at ages 6, 7, 8, 10, 12 and 13 years.

Jan 15, 2018, 19:07 PM IST

Billboard's woman of the year: Madonna's powerful acceptance speech slams sexism, bullying

She not only slammed sexism and bullying but also highlighted the challenges that she faced in the past.

Dec 13, 2016, 13:57 PM IST

Childhood bullying may lead to obesity

 Children who are bullied in primary and secondary school are nearly twice as likely to be overweight at the age of 18 than non-bullied children, finds a study.

Nov 12, 2016, 21:31 PM IST

Army General arrested following failed attempted coup in Turkey

30 AM for getting detailed news updates of happening in and around the world.

Jul 16, 2016, 13:40 PM IST

Bullying on basis of religion, gender amounts to ragging: UGC

UGC has expanded the definition of ragging as per the latest notification issued by it.

Jul 15, 2016, 23:22 PM IST

Cyber-bullying increases aggression in teenagers: Study

A new study has come to light, which has found that the combined effect of both cyber-bullying and face-to-face bullying may give rise to aggression in teenagers.

May 01, 2016, 16:17 PM IST

Know why social media trolls don't affect Sonakshi Sinha

Sonakshi, among many other Bollywood personalities, has been a butt of jokes on social media in the recent past.

Mar 29, 2016, 15:10 PM IST

Exposure to bullying may cause psychiatric disorders later

Exposure to bullying as a child may lead to psychiatric disorders in adulthood that require medical intervention, a study among Finnish children finds.

Dec 12, 2015, 20:35 PM IST

Help your child deal with bullying!

Bullying is a specific interaction which builds on a power imbalance between peers.

Nov 30, 2015, 13:12 PM IST

Bullies at higher risk of eating disorders

Not just victims, even bullies themselves are at an increased risk for anxiety, depression and eating disorders, a new study says.

Nov 17, 2015, 12:58 PM IST

White House launches anti-bullying campaign in Hindi, Punjabi, Urdu

The White House has teamed up with a Sikh and an Asia Pacific community group to launch a public awareness campaign to address bullying in six languages including Hindi, Punjabi and Urdu.

Oct 16, 2015, 20:12 PM IST

'Sexting' and internet safety top concern for US kids: Study

Sending or receiving explicit material via smartphones or “sexting” and internet safety have quickly climbed up in the top 10 list of child health concerns in the US.

Aug 11, 2015, 16:14 PM IST

Ashton Kutcher says it's 'amazing' to see Rumer Willis speak about 'bullying'

 Ashton Kutcher recently took to his Facebook page and wrote that it was amazing to see former step-daughter Rumer Willis for speaking about bullying and body image.

Jun 16, 2015, 15:01 PM IST

Selena Gomez thinks it's 'exhausting' when people bully

The American singer Selena Gomez has confessed that bullying was one thing that she would want to change in the world.

May 16, 2015, 18:42 PM IST