Tuesday, November 30, 2021


Karnataka to take care of children orphaned due to COVID-19 second wave

Woman and Child Welfare Minister Shashikala Jolle said the government has set up a helpline '1098' to ensure that such children are taken care of.

Summer camp brings fun for kids of Nadergul DPS

The students got a golden opportunity to tap their inner potentials, shed their inhibitions and explore themselves under the expert guidance of our qualified teachers

Three reasons for making COVID-19 vaccination mandatory for children

Factors such as vaccine hesitancy and mistaken beliefs about the risks COVID-19 poses to children may make this a challenging goal.

Covid outcomes may be more severe in children: Study

The study led by researchers at University of Alabama - Birmingham, US, found that children with Covid-19 may develop poor clinical outcomes such as requiring hospitalisation, critical care services and mechanical ventilation.

DCGI approves Phase 2, 3 clinical trials of Covaxin on children

"In the trial, the vaccine will be given by intramuscular route in two doses at day 0 and day 28," it said.

Suryapet: 11 persons including children seriously injured in road accident

The incident has taken place at 8.45 pm when a SUV in which they were traveling hit a crash barrier set up on the road after hitting a bullock

Take proper care of Covid-affected children: Satyavathi to officials

Speaking after inaugurating a separate isolation centre established for Covid-affected children at Shishu Vihar here, she said kits with medicines should be provided to them.

Being around children makes adults more generous, says study

The research, conducted by social psychologists at the University of Bath and Cardiff University and funded by the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC), examined how the presence of children influences adults

Cyberabad Police launches facility to help children of Covid-19 patients

The key feature of the initiative was 'verified and safe stay' for children, psychological security for parent and child, basic childcare needs, child-friendly facility and caregivers.

Vocational courses keep kids engaged this summer

With going out to play becoming a risky affair, kids are being enrolled for online learning

Little hands must pick up pens

Govt must address both demand and supply-side issues of child labour for poor children to overcome poverty trap

Covid helpline for children launched in Telangana

Hyderabad: In the wake of the spread of Covid-19 virus among children, the Department of Women Development and Child Welfare has started a helpline...

Ensure nutritional supplement to women, children: Collector to officials

Sikta asked the officials to implement Poshan Abhiyan, Poshan Pakwada and sanitation drives in rural parts of the district and to create awareness among the public about the schemes.

One in five children globally faces water scarcity: UNICEF

South Asia is home to the largest number of children -- more than 155 million -- living in areas of high or extremely high water vulnerability.

Kidney ailments in children: Junk food and obesity are key risk factors

A study reveals that a diet mostly dependent on processed and junk food may trigger diabetes and cause damage to kidneys in the long run.

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