SINGAPORE- For over a year, Madam Naidhu tried to get her teenage daughter to stop smoking, stealing and playing truant. She even transferred her daughter…View More Who's to blame when a child goes 'beyond parental control'?
SINGAPORE – Children between three and six years old with a foreign-born mother and a father born in Singapore show more behavioural problems compared with…View More Foreign-born mums’ kids show more behavioural issues: Study
WASHINGTON (REUTERS) – Kids in the United States will likely be able to get Covid-19 vaccinations by the end of this year or the first…View More Fauci expects Covid-19 vaccines for kids by year-end, sees need for booster shot
SINGAPORE – The Health Sciences Authority (HSA) is currently evaluating whether the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine is safe and effective for those aged 12 to 15, Health…View More HSA evaluating if Pfizer-BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine can be used for those aged 12 to 15
SINGAPORE – Youth with a passion for entrepreneurship and desire to tackle problems in the community will be able to attend a free six-week intensive…View More Programme launched to drive passion in entrepreneurship and social change in youth
PANAMA CITY (AFP) – The number of United States-bound migrant children crossing the dangerous Darien Gap jungle in Panama on foot has increased more than…View More Huge rise in child migrants crossing dangerous Panama jungle: UN
LONDON (AFP) – British police are looking into cases of sexual assault reported by girls amid a deluge of witness testimonies collated online that is…View More UK police probe school sexual assault claims flooding website
WASHINGTON (BLOOMBERG) – The teen was in high school when his secret spilled onto the internet, driving him to consider suicide: classmates were viewing sexual…View More Kids as prey spur US outrage, bid to cut social media's shield
MANILA (AFP) – Andrix Serrano studies alone inside a Manila slum shack he shares with his street-sweeper grandmother. Like many in his fourth-grade class, he…View More Coronavirus: Philippines faces 'learning crisis' after year-long school shutdown
SINGAPORE – Students who leave the Institute of Technical Education (ITE) prematurely will receive support under a new programme pilot that aims to pair at-risk…View More Budget debate: MSF to pilot new mentoring programme to support at-risk youth
NEW YORK (NYTIMES) – A large nationwide study has found important differences in the two major ways in which children have become seriously ill from…View More New findings on 2 ways children become seriously ill from the coronavirus
SINGAPORE – To cultivate an appreciation of Total Defence, more than 35,000 children from some 500 pre-school centres are making artworks as part of their…View More More than 35,000 pre-schoolers take part in art to learn about Total Defence
SINGAPORE – A vast majority of parents in Singapore worry about their children’s usage of social media, a new survey has found, but almost half…View More Nearly half of parents with young teens fear curbing social media use would affect their relationship: Survey
SINGAPORE – Those below the age of 16 will not be getting the Covid-19 vaccination anytime soon, because not enough is known about side effects…View More askST: What do we know so far about children who are infected with Covid-19?