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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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Children talk more to moms than dads
October 22 2014 at 13:52

Children are more likely to talk to their mother than their father about issues that matter to them, says a study.

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Depression is very real among children
October 22 2014 at 12:00

No one expects children to be depressed, but what we do not expect, we do not catch, say experts.

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Mom’s petition gets toys removed
October 22 2014 at 12:00

Toys R Us is pulling its collectible dolls based on the characters of the Breaking Bad TV series.

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Exercise could improve your child’s reading
October 21 2014 at 11:50

Physically fit children have faster and more robust brain responses during reading, scientists claim.

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Santa Shoebox one-stop shop
October 16 2014 at 13:49

If you are taking part in the Santa Shoebox project this year, life just got a little easier.

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E-learning to revolutionise teacher’s role
October 16 2014 at 11:59

Innovations in technology are dramatically lowering the previously prohibitive cost of deploying e-learning solutions on a large scale.

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Kids need portion control too
October 14 2014 at 11:40

In National Nutrition week, a dietician gives some advice to parents on helping their children eat healthily.

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Video: what is Autism?
October 13 2014 at 14:23

Learn what autism is from paediatrician and child development expert Asma J. Sadiq, M.D.

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Yes, girls do work harder than boys
October 13 2014 at 14:06

In terms of ambition, girls spend more time doing homework, but there is a downside - they're unhappy with their looks.

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The cost of higher learning
October 13 2014 at 11:54

First-years will pay up to R64 000 in tuition fees at Cape universities next year.

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