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23 days ago
SA youth have a role to play - Zulu
SA youth have a role to play - Zulu

The youth have a responsibility to ensure the development of the country, says Minister of Small Business Development Lindiwe Zulu.

24 days ago
Pad protest at Youth Month launch
Pad protest at Youth Month launch

The launch of National Youth Month in Soweto was overshadowed by a protest about the shortage of sanitary pads.

24 days ago
Gauteng school site down for a few days
Gauteng school site down for a few days

The deadline for school applications is gone, and Gauteng's online system will be shut down from today.

24 days ago
Bloggers giving young girls bad advice - experts
Bloggers giving young girls bad advice - experts

'Clean eating' craze can fuel eating disorders in teenage girls, nutritionists warn.

25 days ago
Last call for Gauteng school applications
Last call for Gauteng school applications

More than 600 000 online applications for 2017 have been processed, the Gauteng education department says.

25 days ago
Trek4Mandela to help girls who need pads
Trek4Mandela to help girls who need pads

Sixty-seven people aim to summit Mount Kilimanjaro to raise funds for girls who can't afford sanitary towels.

25 days ago
Playing truant to avoid embarrassment
Playing truant to avoid embarrassment

The Caring4-Girls initiative, with which Independent Media is partnered, supplies sanitary pads to about 270 000 girls.

26 days ago
32 000 Cape schoolgirls get HPV shot
32 000 Cape schoolgirls get HPV shot

More than 32 000 Grade 4 girls received the first of two doses of the human papillomavirus vaccine.

26 days ago
A day in the life of a digitally-equipped teen
A day in the life of a digitally-equipped teen

Psychology professor Sonia Livingstone goes through a typical day in the life of a teenager.

27 days ago
Dagga 'is not dumbing down US teens'
Dagga 'is not dumbing down US teens'

The number of American teens with marijuana-related problems fell by 24 percent between 2002 and 2013.

27 days ago
See art from children's hearts
See art from children's hearts

A new art exhibition showcases the work of talented children from disadvantaged backgrounds.

30 days ago
Workshops to focus on crisis pregnancies
Workshops to focus on crisis pregnancies

To mark the start of Child Protection Week, Nacsa revealed its plans to build on its Courage campaign.

31 days ago
Inside the world of toddlers and tiaras
Inside the world of toddlers and tiaras

Kiddie beauty pageants are often criticised for their sexualisation of girls.

32 days ago
Dame Helen to narrate rediscovered Potter book
Dame Helen to narrate rediscovered Potter book

The Tale Of Kitty-In-Boots will be Dame Helen Mirren's first audiobook recording and introduce fans to 'a well-behaved prime black Kitty cat'.

33 days ago
How to throw a kids’ party without going overboard
How to throw a kids’ party without going overboard

As a new mother, Lindsey Roberts has been thinking a lot about what she wants birthdays to look like in her family.