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Kids notice more, better learners than adults: Study

According to the researchers, distributing attention may be adaptive for young children, and by being attentive to everything, they gather more information which helps them learn more.

Aug 06, 2019, 16:34 PM IST

UP: Over 12 children fall sick after consuming milk distributed at temple

The children, many of them toddlers, were admitted to the emergency section of a government hospital.


Jul 31, 2019, 09:33 AM IST

Kids with ADHD take more time to be school-ready

The study, published in the journal Pediatrics, included 93 children -- 45 children with ADHD and 48 without the condition.

Jul 22, 2019, 15:13 PM IST

Digital de-addiction clinic for children in UP

Digital Addiction is highest in children because they are still at the stages of brain development and too much exposure to digital stimulation make them dependent on it.

Jul 18, 2019, 15:36 PM IST

Taapsee Pannu spends time with children battling cancer—See photos

Taapsee will also be seen in Akshay Kumar starrer 'Mission Mangal' which has an ensemble star cast with the likes of Vidya Balan, Nithya Menen, Kirti Kulhari, Sharman Joshi, H G Dattatreya and Sonakshi Sinha.

Jul 12, 2019, 17:55 PM IST

Children shouldn't be doing indecent, suggestive or age inappropriate things: Centre tells TV channels

The advisory to private television channels has been received well by society, said Union Minister Prakash Javadekar. 

Jun 19, 2019, 22:34 PM IST

Experts stress digital media role in child reading

The 16th national reading report of China, released in April, found that 26.2 per cent of young Chinese under 18 listened to audiobooks in 2018, marking a new growth point, Xinhua news agency reported.

Jun 03, 2019, 12:02 PM IST

Cold-parenting may lead to premature ageing in offspring

Unsupportive parenting styles may have several negative health implications for children including premature ageing and higher disease risk later in life, says a study.

Jun 03, 2019, 11:44 AM IST

PM Modi meets children in Gandhinagar

PM Modi meets children in Gandhinagar and children raised the slogan of ''Bharat Mata ki Jai''

Mar 05, 2019, 17:02 PM IST

Fathers are happier parents: Study

The first two studies compared the well-being of parents with that of people who do not have children.

Feb 04, 2019, 15:14 PM IST

Morning Breaking: Nagpur thieves taking help of children for stealing

Nagpur thieves taking help of children for stealing and It has been recorded in a CCTV footage of a marriage ceremony.

Jan 24, 2019, 09:34 AM IST

Morning Breaking: Nagpur thieves taking help of children for stealing

Nagpur thieves taking help of children for stealing and It has been recorded in a CCTV footage of a marriage ceremony.

Jan 24, 2019, 09:00 AM IST

Morning Breaking: Pune police starts 'Bharosa Cell' to help senior citizens, women and children

Pune police have started 'Bharosa Cell' to help senior citizens, women, and children. Watch this video to know more.

Jan 10, 2019, 10:34 AM IST

Upset over unhappy marriage, woman attempts suicide and kills her 3 children

The woman killed her three children by throwing them into a septic tank and attempted suicide by jumping after them.

Jan 05, 2019, 22:56 PM IST

SOS Children's Village, creating a safe environment for unsupported children

A Children's Village, which is providing a stable and caring family environment to unprivileged and vulnerable children in India. SOS Children's Village came into existence in India in 1964 with an aim to take care of children who have lost parental care. Watch this video to know more.

Jan 02, 2019, 18:32 PM IST

How toys are doing more harm than good to our children

Toys are among a child's first possessions. But do you know that the chemicals used in the manufacturing of these toys can adversely affect your child’s health? According to a new study, these contaminated toys can prove dangerous to children with serious health implications.

Dec 22, 2018, 11:46 AM IST

Children are magical things: Eddie Redmayne

The first part "Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them" came out in 2016.

Nov 14, 2018, 17:24 PM IST

Cameroon: 78 children, held hostage, released; principal and teachers still in captivity

All 78 children and a driver kidnapped in southwest Cameroon were released on Wednesday, but a principal and one teacher are still being held by the armed men that took them, a priest conducting negotiations said.

Nov 07, 2018, 13:16 PM IST

Anaesthesia does not lower IQ in children: Study

There is no evidence to prove that children below three years of age who were given anaesthesia had lower intelligence level than those who did not have it, say researchers.

Apr 18, 2018, 16:38 PM IST

Parental diet, obesity before conception affects child's health

A new study showed that smoking, high alcohol and caffeine intake, diet, obesity and malnutrition in either or both parents, potentially increases a child's lifelong risk of heart attacks, stroke, diabetes, immune and neurological diseases. 

Apr 18, 2018, 10:29 AM IST