SINGAPORE – My mother’s name is Elizabeth. Just like the Queen, she has a daughter and three sons. The similarity stops there. Please subscribe or…View More Thanks to mum, I help out with chores and am not a useless dad and husband at home
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SINGAPORE – China-born actor Xu Bin announced the arrival of his second child earlier this month (March). Xu and his wife Evelyn Wang Yifei, 31,…View More Celebrity Parents: Actor Xu Bin's biggest parenting challenge
SINGAPORE – In this last part of the series on university education, The Straits Times responds to a reader’s question on job outcomes for those…View More askST: What are the job prospects for those who get their degrees through the private school route?
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SINGAPORE – Covid-19 has been a distressing time for most parents, but the pandemic is also leaving a mark on the young ones. To babies…View More Covid-19 childhood: How has the pandemic affected the little ones?
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SINGAPORE – With the O-level results out next month, students and parents are likely in the midst of weighing their post-secondary options. Ms Jeanne Liew,…View More Which route is best for my child after O levels?
SINGAPORE – These five pre-schools inspire learning with unique facilities and programmes, from feeding ponies to nature yoga and customised outdoor spaces. Children at the…View More Unusual pre-schools in Singapore: Ride a pony, do yoga, master AI
SINGAPORE – Why should A be for apple and B be for ball? Authors Kshama Alur and Akhila Das Blah thought it would be fun…View More Book Nook: Introducing Singapore to young readers through ABCs
SINGAPORE – Parenting is tough, which is why businesses target parents with a slew of high-end products touted to make the job easier. Among this…View More Minor Issues: All I want for Christmas is the Teen Grunt Translator
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