parenting

Dads of Meenakshi: How an Insta account is normalising the idea of gay men raising a child

"I’m a Tamilian from Madurai and my partner is an Italian. We’ve battled our share of hurtful stigmas from coming out to our parents," says Vignesh C, the man behind the Instagram posts.

published on : 2nd April 2022

Learning to Love from Afar

Having an adult child spells freedom at multiple levels, but then freedom from familiar lovable emotions also creates that yawning gap.

published on : 27th March 2022

Senior Gujarat IPS officer Hasmukh Patel offers course on good parenting

Gujarat Police Housing Corporation MD Hasmukh Patel wants to develop a world through his Parenting for Peace programme.

published on : 9th January 2022

The curious case of competitive parenting

Children are cloistered, stressed and depressed, and a big factor at hand is that parents are taking the lead in what is known as competitive parenting.

published on : 10th November 2021

No kidding: Do parents really know what their children are doing?

Do Parents Know What Their Children Are Up To And What They Can Do Better?

published on : 7th November 2021

Perils of ‘Sharenting’

Parenting is a journey, like none other, a lesson in constant learning and unlearning. A whole that is greater than the sum of its parts.

published on : 31st October 2021

Parenting via helicopters, lawn mowers and bulldozers

Helicopter parents are parents who pay extremely close attention to their kids' activities, school work, routines and habits in an effort to protect them from pain and disappointment.

published on : 20th October 2021

Reparenting: Stop hitting your kids

Numerous researches and surveys state that hitting and other forms of physical punishments have been linked to mental health problems in kids.

published on : 11th August 2021

Torture probe launched after California couple hold 13 siblings captive in home

A California couple has been arrested for torture after authorities said Monday their 13 malnourished children were held captive in their home, with some shackled to beds in the dark.

published on : 16th January 2018