Children This section contains news on matters concerning children, covering childhood health and education issues around the world. Find releases relating to developmental and educational research, reports on children’s social issues, such as bullying, learning disabilities, poverty, and behavioural issues. Also included are stories on anti-smoking, alcohol and drug campaigns aimed at children and youth, and legislation regarding child welfare and protection.

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12 Feb, 2019, 09:00 GMT New Fruit Bowl Survey Shows Only 9% of Children Get Their 5 A Day

A report from The Lancet recently announced recommendations to move towards a Flexitarian diet, reducing red meat consumption by more than 50%, and...


11 Feb, 2019, 20:30 GMT Gululu, the Interactive Water Bottle for Kids, Launches Gululu Talk in Australia

Gululu "talks back" to kids as it motivates them to keep hydrated Gululu, the world's first interactive water bottle designed to keep kids hydrated,...


07 Feb, 2019, 13:49 GMT ESMS Dinner for Doddie Weir Raises Over £90,000 for My Name'5 Doddie Foundation and Access to Excellence

On Friday I February Erskine Stewart's Melville Schools (ESMS) welcomed over 700 guests to a glittering charity dinner in the National Museum of...


04 Feb, 2019, 14:00 GMT Nous Infosystems Helps Over 5000 Underprivileged Students in India to Have Access to Better Education

In the last 2 years, Nous Infosystems has helped over 5000 underprivileged children in India to access better educational facilities by providing...


31 Jan, 2019, 19:12 GMT United Arab Emirates Ministry of Health and Prevention Highlights Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Breakthroughs at Arab Health 2019

As part of a longstanding partnership with the UAE's Ministry of Health and Prevention (MOHAP), Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP), a global...


29 Jan, 2019, 16:31 GMT Spin Master Debuts Most Technologically-advanced RC Motorcycle of Its Kind

In Partnership with Ducati, The Upriser RC Motorcycle Brings the Thrill of Racing to a Smaller Scale Spin Master Corp. (TSX: TOY)...


29 Jan, 2019, 15:39 GMT Spin Master Debuts Most Technologically-Advanced RC Motorcycle of Its Kind

Spin Master Corp. (TSX: TOY; www.spinmaster.com), unveiled today the revolutionary Upriser Ducati Panigale V4 Motorcycle built to wow motorcycle...


25 Jan, 2019, 19:49 GMT Spin Master Wins in Three Categories at the UK Toy of the Year Awards

PAW Patrol® and Jumanji Receive Global Industry Recognition Spin Master Corp. (TSX: TOY) (http://www.spinmaster.com) a leading global children's...


25 Jan, 2019, 12:00 GMT SoftServe Charity Opens 'Positive Room' for Children at Ivano-Frankivsk Regional Phthisiopneumology Center in Ukraine

SoftServe, a leading digital authority and consulting company, announces its Open Eyes charity fund opened Ukraine's first 'Positive Room' for...


22 Jan, 2019, 14:00 GMT Ad-Free Social Network Vero Teams Up With Musicians and Charity Organizations for Vero's Great Guitar Giveaway

Vero, an ad-free social media platform that does not mine data or use algorithms, today announced Vero's Great Guitar Giveaway. The contest will be a ...


21 Jan, 2019, 14:00 GMT ASB Presents Jarul Book Award - for the Children, by the Children

The Jarul Book Award is a one-of-a-kind award in Asia that honors Indian authors of contemporary children's picture books. As a true children's...


16 Jan, 2019, 11:20 GMT Baby Powder Market to Witness CAGR of 5.62% by 2023, Growing Consumer Awareness Towards Baby Care & Hygiene to Drive the Industry: Radiant Insights, Inc.

Global Baby Powder Market is estimated to grow at a substantial CAGR of 5.62% by 2023 as the scope, product types, and its applications are...


14 Jan, 2019, 14:00 GMT UAE Baby Food Market is Expected to Reach AED 203 Million in Terms of Revenues by the Year Ending 2022: Ken Research

Increasing proportion of women in workforce in UAE is expected to increase the demand for baby food products in UAE. Innovation in the baby food...


11 Jan, 2019, 15:00 GMT Online Painting Competition Evokes a Huge Response, Last Date Extended Announces Kerala Tourism

Following a massive request from different parts of the world, Kerala Tourism has decided to extend the submission deadline for entries to its online ...


08 Jan, 2019, 12:52 GMT Embrace by Empatica Receives First of Its Kind FDA Clearance in Epilepsy for Children

Embrace by Empatica has received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for use in children. Embrace is an epilepsy...


04 Jan, 2019, 10:00 GMT St John's is Surrey's Number One School

St John's C of E Primary School in Dorking is now the number-one school in Surrey for progress in all three subjects. Rated as inadequate by Ofsted...


21 Dec, 2018, 14:14 GMT Child’s Heartbeat Controls London Christmas Lights to Help Charity, Tiny Tickers

London's shopping streets, the Seven Dials, located in the heart of the West End, will celebrate Christmas Lights with a difference this December....


18 Dec, 2018, 21:59 GMT Private Tutoring Is a 'Liberating Opportunity' for Teachers, Says Tutors International Founder Adam Caller

Adam Caller - founder of leading global tutoring company Tutors International - expands on his recent BBC Radio 4 'In Business' interview, in which...


18 Dec, 2018, 08:30 GMT Volvo CE Reveals the 1:16 Toy Model of Volvo's A60H Articulated Hauler

With Christmas fast approaching, Bruder's latest award-winning toy release gives a miniature makeover to the gritty world of construction machines...


17 Dec, 2018, 22:40 GMT Saudi Development Program Delivers Books and Supplies to 150 Schools in Eastern Yemen

The Saudi Development and Reconstruction Program for Yemen (SDRPY) is distributing school supplies in Al Mahra, the easternmost province of Yemen....


17 Dec, 2018, 10:05 GMT Kerala Tourism Launches International Children's Online Painting Competition 2018 in Memory of Edmund Thomas Clint

Children in 4-16 age group eligible for competition The last date for submission of entries is December 31, 2018 Kerala Tourism has launched an...


16 Dec, 2018, 04:00 GMT ASSET: Helping Dubai’s Gifted Children Realise Their Talent

Dubai's Most Gifted Programme is an invite-only academic programme, specifically designed for the brightest students from across the country. The...


14 Dec, 2018, 18:12 GMT Onlineprinters Donates EUR 5,000 to Youth Welfare Organisation

Catalogue from art therapy for young people Onlineprinters has continued its support of Refugio, a non-profit counselling and treatment centre for...


14 Dec, 2018, 18:06 GMT Onlineprinters Donates EUR 5,000 to Youth Welfare Organisation

Catalogue from art therapy for young people Onlineprinters has continued its support of Refugio, a non-profit counselling and treatment centre for...


14 Dec, 2018, 10:50 GMT Knowledge Summit Wraps Up Successful 5th Edition in Dubai

The Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Knowledge Foundation (MBRF) concluded the fifth Knowledge Summit, held on December 5-6, 2018, at the Dubai World...