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Excessive screen time damaging children’s vision

Popular belief that excessive screen time damages vision has been proved to be factual. Ophthalmologists are seeing a marked increase in children with dry eye and eye strain from too much screen time.

published on : 8th August 2018

Summer camps organised in Poonch for the first time

The summer camp has been orgamnised to provide them educational activities during summer vacations.

published on : 8th July 2018

What about those above 12 years old?: Nirbhaya victim’s mother questions POCSO act

Asha Devi who lost her daughter after the tragic rape incident in Delhi in the year 2012 is still not satisfied with the decision. 

published on : 22nd April 2018

CRPF provides free education to children of Naxal-hit Chhattisgarh

In the heart of naxal-affected areas, Cherpal village, a group of 30 to 40 children of under 15 years can be seen sitting on a bench under a tree and a CRPF jawan of 85 Battalion teaching them. 

published on : 6th February 2018

Obese children are likely to die early than healthy peers, says study

According to a report by Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health (RCPCH), four out of five obese children remain obese throughout their life span resulting in losing 10-20 years of their lives. 

published on : 25th January 2018

UNICEF describes 'hell on earth' for Rohingya children

As many as 3, 40,000 Rohingya Muslim children are living in squalid camps without enough food and water. 

published on : 21st October 2017

Bizarre superstitions! Children laid on cow dung to observe Govardhan Puja

Taking superstition beliefs to another level, residents of Madhya Pradesh's Betul laid their children on cow dung to observe Govardhan Puja on Friday. 

published on : 21st October 2017

42 more children die at BRD Medical College in last 48 hours

At least forty-two children died at Gorakhpur's Baba Raghav Das (BRD) Medical College's neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) and pediatric intensive care unit (PICU) in last 48 hours. 

published on : 30th August 2017

Dozens of children die after Gorakhpur hospital runs out of oxygen

At least 30 children have died in 48 hours due to lack of oxygen in a government hospital in India's northern Gorakhpur district. 

published on : 12th August 2017

New Princess Diana documentary tells story through the eyes of her sons

Princes William and Harry talk about their late mother ahead of the 20th anniversary of her death in a new HBO documentary.

published on : 23rd July 2017

41 children take oath, become U.S. citizens

41 children, whose parents are all naturalized citizens, took the oath to become U.S. citizens during a ceremony at the Battleship USS Iowa Museum in Los Angeles.

published on : 4th July 2017

11 including 9 children rescued from flood like situation

Heavy rainfall has created flood like situation at Morbi in Gujarat, the National Disaster Response Force have been deployed in the state to help the needy.

published on : 2nd July 2017

Meet Lithuania's fastest baby

Ten-month-old Mykolas Pociunas is wondering what the fuss is all about after winning Lithuania's 'fastest crawler' competition marking International Children's Day.

published on : 2nd June 2017

Garry Kasparov promotes chess in Mexico schools  

Former international chess champion Garry Kasparov, in an educational conference, promotes the inclusion of mandatory chess classes in Mexico schools to give children tools to understand the world.

published on : 29th October 2016

Batman and The Flash wow children in Brazil hospital

Two window-cleaners in Sao Paulo put on superhero costumes to cheer up sick children ahead of Brazil's Children's Day.

published on : 13th October 2016