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Commission to ‘engage’ on uniforms

The Competition Commission has concluded its probe into school uniform price fixing.

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AFP

Fury at kids' 'thong’ pageant

Colombian mayor defends ‘shameful’ Little Miss Thong contest.

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REUTERS

Why family dinners really do matter

The most important thing you can do with your kids? Eat dinner with them, says a family therapist.

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KZN school fees to go up by about 10%
November 24 2014 at 11:42

Parents with children at fee-paying schools in KZN must brace for an increase in school fees of up to 10 percent.

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Cellphones 'game changers' for children - Unicef
November 21 2014 at 11:45

Technological innovations can be 'game changers' in securing children's rights, the United Nations children's agency says.

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Consumer watchdog’s 10 Worst Toys list
November 20 2014 at 10:35

Organisers say the toys singled out this year are representative of some of the typical problems they come across.

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How to encourage children to ‘give back’
November 19 2014 at 13:26

Charity really does begin at home. Here are some ideas to encourage generosity in your children...

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It pays to spare the rod
November 19 2014 at 11:45

Mpiletso Motumi explores the question of corporal punishment...

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‘Energy drinks can poison children’
November 17 2014 at 11:55

Exposure to energy drinks is a problem for young kids, new research indicates.

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The rules that help obese children
November 14 2014 at 11:19

Danish doctors claim to have cured childhood obesity by getting children to follow a set of basic rules.

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The doll that will drive you mad
November 13 2014 at 11:47

There is a toy that can actually hold a conversation - and it's much more than just 'hello' and 'how are you?' [VIDEO]

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Springsteen turns song into children’s book
November 12 2014 at 11:37

With his not-quite-for-children children's book, Bruce Springsteen has surprised even himself. [VIDEO]

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Why education must change
November 11 2014 at 11:22

the marks listed on your report aren’t what an education is all about, experts say.

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